Highlights & Happenings

July 22-23 Madison Train Show The City Road Child Development Center invites everyone “all aboard” for its 7th Annual Madison Train Show, the largest two-day show in Middle Tennessee, on…

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Sunnyside Mansion

Years ago, the kids in my neighborhood and I used to pass an old mansion as we headed to Brown’s Creek or walked the old Glendale streetcar tracks where Lealand…

Tutors Needed in Donelson for the Upcoming School Year

Katherine Pleas has spent her entire life helping people learn to read and write. From the time she was asked to lead her reading group in elementary school, through her…

Community Meets New McGavock Elementary Leader

On Wednesday, July 20, community members met with the new principal at McGavock Elementary, Jason Taylor. Taylor takes over for the exiting Lance Forman, who has begun work at the…

Donelson Chapter Helps National Group Break Guinness World Record

To celebrate the National Society’s 125th Anniversary and the culmination of the Celebrate America! Volunteer service initiative, the DAR channeled its fervor for patriotism and dedicated support of the nation’s…

Bellevue Student Receives National Recognition

Bellevue resident Sarah Sekwat has received a national recognition, being named a 2016 Bank of America Student Leader. The Student Leaders program is part of the bank’s Summer Youth Employment…

Belle Meade Increases Property Tax $.08 to Compensate for Lost Revenue

By now, all Belle Meade residents are aware of the repeal of the Tennessee Income tax, better known as the Hall Income Tax. With its gradual reduction of 16.667% per…

Real Estate Group Joins the Green Hills Housing Scene

The Wilson Group Real Estate Services will open a new office in Green Hills in late summer, according to company CEO and President Christie Wilson, located at 4100 Hillsboro Circle….

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Celebrations and Sharing Insight

Last Supper: What is the most reproduced work of art in the world? Arguably, that is Leonardo da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” showing the  historical event documented in all four…

Taxing Matters with Jim Wilson

Accountability: A Necessity for All

My horoscope for today speaks volumes to me: “It is comforting to have a friend on your side; however, what you need more than comfort now is the eye of…