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Local stocks continue to climb

The stock market continues to improve this summer, and with it, 15 Nashville publically traded companies experienced a rise in their stock. The market closed at above 17, 000 last…

Mayor Karl Dean is joined by Doug Sloan, deputy director of Metro Planning; Terry Cobb, director of Metro Development Services; Metro Fire Chief Rick White; Randy Lovett, interim director of Metro Public Works; and Rick Bernhardt, executive director of Metro Planning to cut the ribbon on Metro’s Development Services Center.

Mayor hosted grand opening of efficient Metro Service Center

Mayor Karl Dean hosted the grand opening and ceremonial ribbon cutting of Metro’s Development Center, a service center devoted to Metro development and building permit applications. The one-stop service center…

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Evans continues to garner support for a smaller council and term expansion

In a survey of almost 4,000 Davidson County registered voters conducted Monday, June 16th, 54% of respondents indicated the 40-member Metro Council was too large. “I believe that if a…

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Nashville’s online encyclopedia is being written, still seeks community input

Community meetings to seek additional input and topics for the online Encyclopedia of Nashville and Davidson County project are in full swing. There are still several more chances to get…

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Business Briefs 7/10/14

Regions Regions, one of the nation’s largest full-service providers of consumer and commercial banking, wealth management, mortgage, and insurance products and services, has announced the hiring of Lane Rhodes to…

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Nashville Predators and Scott Hamilton Skating Academy name Bill Fauver as skating director

The Nashville Predators and the Scott Hamilton Skating Academy have announced the hiring of Bill Fauver as skating director at the new Ford Ice Center in Antioch. Fauver, an experienced…

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Cumberland Heights creates progressive Youtube Series

Cumberland Heights, an alcohol and drug treatment center in Nashville, launched its breakthrough YouTube series geared towards addicts and their loved ones. Each video captures the raw emotions and challenges…

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Interim HealthCare of Middle Tennessee receives award

Michael Moran, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Interim HealthCare, announced Interim HealthCare of Middle Tennessee as the recipient of the Ownership Group of the Year – New Franchise…

Reflections of a philosopher

Metro/State Commentary with Horace Johns Sheldon Kopp was a psychotherapist and author, based in Washington, D.C.  He was born in New York City and received his Ph.D there from the…

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Remembering Dutchman’s Curve

  Dru’s vues, too! by Drucilla Smith Fuller Dutchman’s Curve: Perhaps the deadliest rail accident ever in the U.S. was“The Great Train Wreck of 1918,” which happened 96 years ago…