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    October 29, 2014

    NPS to recruit Turnaround teachers

    Metro Schools have officially launched a campaign to recruit 100 of America’s top teachers to the MNPS Turnaround Corps. Corps members will join the...
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    October 29, 2014

    Bluebird Café brings songwriters to Bel...

    Emily Ledbetter Associate Editor   Belmont Village Assisted Living of Green Hills and the Bluebird Café hosted a “Writers in the Round” to s...
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    October 29, 2014

    TMS offers new approach towards depressi...

    Sarah Stringfellow Staff Writer Schatzie Brunner experienced his first bout of depression in childhood. By her late forties, she had taken just about ...
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    October 29, 2014

    Metro Parks needs help finding city’s ...

    Metro Parks needs help in finding the perfect tree to serve as the centerpiece for the city’s holiday celebration and the Mayor’s Annual Tree Ligh...
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    October 29, 2014

    Entrepreneurs recognized by TheNews

    Emily Ledbetter Associate Editor Nashvillians have become accustomed to hearing the phrases “it city,” “commercial growth” and “mixed use de...
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Social 10-30-2014

Courage Unmasked Auction and Benefit For the first time outside Washington DC, Courage Unmasked, in cooperation with Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, hosted an “art mask” auction and benefit to raise awareness…

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Social 10-23-2014

Heritage Ball This year’s Heritage Ball honored Marty Ligon, who served as the chairperson of the first Heritage Ball 41 years ago. Seven hundred guests attended the delightful event, which…

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Business Briefs 10-30-2014

Heroes Vodka Heroes Vodka is very proud to announce the “Official Spirit Of A Grateful Nation” has received a Gold Medal and awarded the honor of being named “Vodka Of…

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Business Briefs 10-23-2014

Legal Aid Society Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands announced that Margaret Behm, principal at Dodson, Parker, Behm and Capparella, PC, will serve as the 2015 campaign…

Jim Wilson - Taxing Matters

There are 57 days until Christmas and 63 days until New Year’s Day. Then, tax filing season begins; assuming the IRS gets its act together

So, is it too early to discuss 2014 income taxes? It’s never too early to discuss ways to save on taxes and to expedite filing. So what should we do…

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GOVT: Democrat Bill Freeman recently urged black leaders to turn out community voters in the upcoming federal and state election Tuesday, Nov. 4. “If Democrats win in the South,” Freeman…

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Ticked Off 10-30-2014

The new Nashville political machine at work Beware the smiling tiger. The old Nashville political machine is alive and well. The story begins with a proposed development on Charlotte Pike…

NashvilleNext meetings to focus on neighborhoods

NashvilleNext will bring together members of the community to discuss how the 25-year master plan for Nashville will affect their neighborhoods in a series of five meetings beginning on Thursday,…

Friends of Two Rivers to host Halloween at the Mansion

The Friends of Two Rivers Mansion will host their annual event, “Halloween at the Mansion” on Saturday, October 25 from 4 until 8 p.m. Children will be able to walk…

Hermitage receives Rachel Jackson’s family letters

The Hermitage has acquired a rare collection of family letters and a wineglass used during a visit from French military leader the Marquis de Lafayette, from the John Lawrence and…