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Business Briefs 11-13-2014

Dickinson Wright Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that its Nashville office received eight rankings in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” report by U.S. News and Best Lawyers. The…

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Know Jack?

Know Jack? One-time D.J. Jack May, known as “Candied Yam Jackson,” coined “screw the pooch” during his campus WYBC radio days at Yale (1947 to 1951). His Yale friend, John…

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More Social Security dilemma—when should I take benefits?

Like me, many of our clients are approaching retirement age. Their most prevalent questions, concern Social Security Benefits. Chief among them is helping clients plan for the best time to…

Sky Watch

It’s November, and once again it’s time for the annual Leonid meteor shower! The Leonid Meteor Shower peaks late in the night of November 17 to the early morning hours…

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Metro/State Commentary

From time immemorial the gift of creativity has been held in reverence almost as if it were divine.  Indeed, creativity has spawned many awesome accomplishments:  we have conquered distance; we…

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Reagan said tear down that wall, Nashville says fix I-440

Hat’s off to the reader who recently wrote in to complain about the state of the surface on I-440. It’s disgraceful. I was on it just at the weekend and…

Doing Good’s Volunteer of the Month

Doing Good, a start-up, non-profit organization, is dedicated to celebrating volunteers who make a difference throughout Metro Nashville. November’s Volunteer of the Month is Lynn Vincent, who has been a…

Photographic Art Auction to benefit local Mental Health Services

The Pastoral Counseling Centers of Tennessee is hosting a photographic art show and auction, “Insight: an Evening of Art for Healing Hearts” from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday,…

Community Shred-It day

Nashville Crime Stoppers, in partnership with Shred-It, is hosting a Shred-It day to encourage community members to protect themselves against identity theft. Old personal documents will be instantly destroyed by…