Business owner Liz Dysert reviews company procedures following input from her ATHENA PowerLink mentors.

Local business owner spends year with mentors

Right now a local small business owner is working with a highly skilled advisory panel, convened specifically to help her grow her business in one year. Liz Dysert of Five…

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Get credit for child and dependent care this summer

Taxing Matters with Jim Wilson Children are a blessing. No, really! They are. But, when summer vacation begins, they can also present a quandary.  What to do to keep the…

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TBR votes to increase student fees

The Tennessee Board of Regents has approved a recommendation to increase tuition and fees at its institutions this year. Among other actions, the Board approved the Finance and Business Operations…

Remembering Dad

Metro/State Commentary by Horace Johns In light of the recent Father’s Day holiday, I thought about my father while writing this week’s column. Dad was a dairy farmer and a…

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Buffered bicycle lanes constructed on Korean Veterans Boulevard

Metro Public Works crews are putting the finishing touches on a new buffered bike lane on Korean Veteran’s Boulevard from Hermitage Avenue to South 4th Street. The approximately 4/10 mile…

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Maplecrest Neighborhood Assoc. holds inaugural Block Party

On Wednesday, June 18, the newly formed, Maplecrest Neighborhood Association held its first community event. The Block Party was attended by approximately 200 Neighbors and Community Leaders. “We were absolutely…

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World Cup 2014 Public viewing – Green Hills Public Library

The Green Hills branch of the Nashville Public Library invites everyone to view the upcoming World Cup 2014 matches on their 70” screen. All viewings are free and open to…

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Urban Green Lab to host ‘Green Garden Party’ in Belle Meade

Urban Green Lab, Nashville’s first nonprofit dedicated to improving the health and the well-being of our city through sustainability, is unveiling drawings for its mobile learning lab at a “Green…

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Women’s Club reflects on 2010 flood with local author

The Woman’s Club of Nashville recently reviewed a novel, “Bowling Avenue,” by Ann Shayne during its monthly contemporary book club. Shayne, a local writer, was the guest speaker. After enjoying…

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Historic Nashville accepting nominations for the 2014 Nashville Nine

Historic Nashville Inc. (HNI) is accepting nominations for a historic property for the 2014 Nashville Nine, Historic Nashville’s annual list of the most endangered historic properties, including landmarks, bridges, signs…