Sweepstakes encourages TN families to save for college

Tennessee families have even more time to register for one of two $5,290 scholarships awarded by the TNStars College Saving Sweepstakes. One family of an elementary school student and one…

Maria and Ming Wang at EyeBall 2014

Maria, the formerly blind 15-year old Moldovan orphan who was rescued from human trafficking and prostitution, was brought to the U.S. and her sight was restored by the Wang Foundation…

Walk Green Hills challenges local residents

Throughout October’s Walk Nashville Month, community members are invited to accept the Walk Green Hills Challenge to use their feet more and their cars less and contribute a photo to…

Amendments to consider before heading to the polls this fall

Constitutional Amendment #1 Shall Article I, of the Constitution of Tennessee be amended by adding the following language as a new, appropriately designated section: Nothing in this Constitution secures or…

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Nashville Library opens new Southeast branch

Metro Parks and Recreation and Nashville Public Library have opened the new Southeast branch library, park and community center, which with the Ford Ice Center next door makes up the…

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Golf Classic raises money for Nashville students

Assistance League of Nashville held its 10th Annual Golf Classic in September at Richland Country Club. The golf tournament was an overwhelming success. With the help of major sponsors including…

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Sylvan Park Restaurant homemade pies remain local staple

Sarah Stringfellow Staff Writer The holiday season is rapidly approaching, and with it comes the celebration of friends, family and all things feasting. There are presents to be opened, champagne…

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Business Briefs 10-16-2014

Metropolitan Police Chief Steve Anderson announced the promotion of three officers to the rank of sergeant to fill existing precinct vacancies: James Freeman Jr., Brian Gottschall Jr. and Travis Martin….

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Social 10-16-2014

Nashville Opera’s Mad Again photos by • Reed Hummell Last year Nashville Opera productions and education programs benefitted from A Mad Men Affair and this year the event was called…

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Dru’s Vues, too

Hooker rides again Would you vote for John Jay Hooker one more time? The handsome octogenarian is on the 2014 ballot for governor as an Independent. Hooker is well known…