Pavement rehabilitation and safety improvements from I-440 to I-24 are expected to start next year as part of TDOT’s annual three year transportation program.

Repairs ahead for I-440 following governor’s tax hike

This past Tuesday, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Transp ortation Commissioner John Schroer  released a handful of road and bridge projects, and for Nashville, it’s a big…

The image created by Brian Wooden can be seen on Briley Parkwa,y North Bound between the Old County Hospital Road Exit and the Ashland City Exit, on the lefthand side, just before the Ashland City exit.

Nashville artists are displaying their work on area billboards for the next 12 months

For the next year, the Metro Nashville Arts Commission (Metro Arts) is raising art to new heights while adding local flare to the roadways in and around Nashville. Five works…

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Brighten the Bathroom

Like the kitchen, bathrooms are driving factors in the sale of a home. Buyers want a spa-like room that is fresh, spacious and reminds them of their recent stay at…

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NES customers targeted by utility scams

Nashville Electric Service (NES) warns that utility scam artists are once again targeting customers by threatening to disconnect their power if a payment is not made as soon as possible….

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Services held for Henry Hooker

Services were held April 27 for community leader Henry Hooker, who was born in Nashville in 1933 to the late Darthula and John Jay Hooker Sr. Henry Hooker was preceded…

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Business or Hobby? It depends.

What is the difference between a business and a hobby?  Sometimes, it is very difficult to make the judgment. IRS Publication 575 defines the difference. Millions of people enjoy hobbies…

(l-r) Master of Ceremonies John Young with TNRHoF inductee Lin Folk and directors Paul Tinkle and Chip Chapman.

Broadcaster Lin Folk Inducted into Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame

Radio Hall of Fame: Lin Folk was among the first voices heard in the ’60s when WPLN-FM, Nashville’s public radio station, went on the air. Folk, who recently celebrated her…

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Events this week

May 11 The Remarkable Ruby-Throated Hummingbird The Sierra Club is presenting a program by Cyndi Routledge, Master Humming bird bander and Founder of Southeastern Avian Research (SEAR).  Ruby-throated hummingbirds arrive…

Overbrook School fifth-graders work with maps and drawings to learn the foundations of coding.

Students in grades as early as kindergarten are learning about computer coding

Though it may look like they are playing with board games and electronic TinkerToys, Overbrook students as young as kindergarten are actually learning the foundations upon which they can eventually…