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    March 4, 2015

    Grand Ole Opry House named historic plac...

    Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry House was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places, according to an announcement from the Tennessee His...
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    March 4, 2015

    Enjoy grapes in the Garden Saturday, Mar...

    The Nashville Lawn and Garden Show is partnering with the Tennessee Farm Winegrowers Alliance to present a one-day-only Wine Festival during its tradi...
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    March 4, 2015

    On the hunt for a great summer camp? Pee...

    It’s that time again. Time to pack the bug spray, swimsuits and sunscreen for summer camp! To begin, start by looking at camp and academic programs ...
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    March 4, 2015

    Bill would mandate 12-hour hold in domes...

    Tiffany L. Dale Staff Writer Tennessee has the ominous distinction of being in the top 10 worst states for domestic violence. In Davidson County, some...
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    March 4, 2015

    New snow policy for Metro?

    Tiffany L. Dale Staff Writer No one is more ready for spring than Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS). An uncharacteristically brutal winter ...
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Social 3-5-2015

Junior Achievement’s Bottles for BizTown Junior Achievement (JA) of Middle Tennessee’s Associate Board hosted the third annual Bottles for BizTown masked wine tasting and silent auction at JA BizTown. City…

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Business Briefs 3-5-2015

Skanska USA Skanska USA announced that Alisha Wix has been promoted to diversity and inclusion manager for its Midwest region. She was previously a marketing manager and is based in…

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Telemarketers need to learn the word no!

I’m ticked off at telemarketers. Look first at the number and if the number is out of your area, do not answer it. Be especially careful with the company who…

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Associated press journalist passes

Journalist dies: Kent Flanagan, 69, who died of cancer at his home in Franklin last week, was instrumental in perpetuating and promoting the Society of Journalists’ scholarship honoring the late…

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Strategy = Accountability

Strategy is important. To win football games, military battles, and a host of other efforts, strategy is the key. On February 3, 2015, Greg Weismantel the CEO of the Epic…

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Thoughts on Music City, USA

Nashville is known as Music City USA, largely because of country music. Not only was Nashville the original cradle of country music because of the Grand Ole Opry, but it…

Downtown flood protection system unveiled to public

Flood Wall, flow controls, pump station would protect city’s core during future flooding events Metro Water Services Director Scott Potter was joined by Mayor Karl Dean to detail a downtown…

Scarritt Bennett opens nominations to public for Phenomenal Women: That’s Me Awards

Scarritt Bennett Center is now accepting nominations for the first annual Phenomenal Woman: That’s Me Awards. Scarritt Bennett Center is looking for breadth of nominations as we seek to identify…

Mayoral forum harps on quality of life, mass transit, walkability

Seven candidates vying to become Nashville’s next mayor shared their viewpoints on a variety of quality of life issues at a special forum held Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Lipscomb University….

Nashville Pi Beta Phi Alumnae donates $550,000 to philanthropies from 54th Christmas Village

During the 54-year history of the Christmas Village, the Nashville Pi Beta Phi Alumnae Club has raised and donated $9.5 million. The primary beneficiary is the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center….