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    July 3, 2015

    Volunteer of the Month: New mother succe...

    For most, juggling full-time work and a family is enough, but for Tam Singer, she is also establishing MTPRC, “Making Tennessee a Place That Really ...
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    Inaugural Open Streets Nashville promote...

    Nashvillians, who enjoy walking, riding bicycles, skateboarding or leisurely pushing a stroller, welcomed the city’s first-ever Open Streets festiva...
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    July 3, 2015

    Happy Birthday, America!

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    June 24, 2015

    Local Navy sailor wins “Warrior of the...

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    Goodwill unveils newest store in Nashvil...

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SOCIAL 7-2-15

Show Hope Fundraising Event A fundraising event for Show Hope was held in a large white tent on the lovely Belle Meade lawn of Edee and Don Orr, where guests…

HIGHLIGHTS & HAPPENINGS 7-2-15

July 3 Lipscomb’s Summer Celebration and fireworks Come celebrate Independence Day at Lipscomb University Friday, July 3, at the annual finale of Summer Celebration, a three-day festival of faith, fun…

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Ticked Off 7-2-15

f you can’t stand the heat… It seems that some people will never be happy. I listened to the same ones complain all winter about how cold it was and…

Harding Place Sidewalk Enhancement Project phase two slated to begin

Three-phase project to make Harding Place more pedestrian-friendly Metro Public Works will install approximately 1.4 miles (7600 feet) of new sidewalk, curb and gutter on the south side of Harding…

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HUD secretary Julian Castro to visit Nashville

Julián Castro: U. S. HUD Secretary Julian Castro will speak at the Davidson Democratic Party’s Sixth Annual Honors Dinner on Friday, July 10, 2015. In 2012, Castro came to national…

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BUSINESS BRIEFS 7-2-15

Varallo Public Relations Kathleen Varallo has joined Varallo Public Relations as Account Coordi-nator and Graphic Designer, announced Deborah Varallo, President and Founder of Varallo Public Relations. Varallo was previously communications…

Tennessee Vital Records to increase cost for birth, death certificates on July 1

The Tennessee Department of Health’s Office of Vital Records is increasing fees charged for providing birth and death certificates. Effect- ive July 1, 2015, each type of certificate will cost…

Freeman discusses veterans’ services at recent event

Bill Freeman, candidate for Mayor of Nashville, recently hosted a group of Veterans and supporters at War Memorial Plaza to discuss the rights and services offered to veterans of the…

Report: Tennessee has fifth best pension funded ratio in the nation

Annual rating is key in state’s credit consideration Senate Finance Committee Chairman Randy McNally (R-Oak Ridge) said today that Tennessee has the fifth best pension funded ratio in the nation….

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Reverse Mortgages:

Do You Really Want to Consider It? You may remember, if you are an avid reader of my column, I wrote an article some time ago to analyze the Pros…