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Korean War Veterans Bridge will go red and white Thursday to honor our emergency responders

Around the country, including right in Davidson County, May 21st through May 27th is designated as Emergency Medical Services (EMS) week. EMS week was first declared by President Gerald Ford…

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Newest toy craze is part of the routine for local store

  David Smith   Staff Writer While children will play with whatever they can find, such as sticks and rocks, a new golden age of “the toy” is happening.  While…

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Neighborhood Nostalgia: Nashville during the years of World War II

   E.D. Thompson    Contributor Probably the first sign of the war era came to Nashville when Aviation Manufacturing Corporation of California (later to be called AVCO) announced plans to…

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The cool sounds of summer: outdoor concert series kicks off

The long-running outdoor concert series Musicians Corner has sprouted back up at Centennial Park every Friday and Saturday night through June 24. Fridays are billed as “Acoustic Friday Nights,” while…

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Does the Predators’ run to Stanley Cup Finals make Nashville a hockey town?

David Smith Staff Writer Predators hockey fans across the country are already imagining what Nashville will look like as a hockey town, after the team’s series victory against the Ducks…

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Social Events 5-25-2017

Westminster School’s Child at HeArt The ninth annual Child at HeArt celebration, benefiting the Westminster School for Young Children, was held at The Bridge Building. The evening featured cocktails, dinner,…

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Habitat for Humanity Build Event

Habitat for Humanity Women Build Homes benefitted from the grand opening party of the new Dillard’s store in Green Hills. Five hundred people enjoyed looking around the huge store and…

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Services held for Ben Caldwell

Brenda Batey Contributor to The News Services were held last week for Dr. Benjamin Hubbard Caldwell, Jr., a prominent Nashville physician, scholar and philanthropist. He was born in 1935 to…

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Services held for Bernard Werthan

Services were held last week for businessman and community leader Bernard Werthan Jr., age 86, who died after an extended illness. A lifelong resident of Nash- ville, he was born…

Highlights and Happenings, May 19-28

May 19 Full-Moon Pickin Party From 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., these laid-back, family-friendly fund- raisers feature Middle Tennessee’s finest bluegrass music under the light of a full moon. Musicians…