Jacquelyn Gore's Blog Posts

3 Innovative Home Technologies You Would Love For Your New Home

Modern homeowners who want to make their house smarter for efficiency or convenience can find all sorts of interesting ways to incorporate technology into their domestic life. While new developments

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81 Staging Tips That Help Buyers Fall In Love

Staging your house can make you money. Seventy-one percent of sellers’ agents believe a well-staged environment increases the dollar value buyers are willing to offer, according to the 

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The Best Restaurants In Nashville Right Now

Depending on whom you listen to, somewhere between 80-100 new residents are moving to Middle Tennessee every day, and those folks gotta eat. Restaurants are opening at a feverish pace to keep up

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The 10 Coolest Neighborhoods In America Right Now

#5) If you’re looking for something other than the honky tonk Nashville is famous for dishing up, head to East Nashville.Here, tattoos, street murals and alternative music venues are far more

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Couples Buying A Home Fight About These Things Most

If you're planning to buy the home of your dreams with the partner of your dreams, make sure you've been together for at least five years.That's the best way to keep arguments at bay, according to a

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5 First Time Building Mistakes To Avoid

Designing your own home can be exciting, but it's a lot more work than buying an existing house. With so many moving pieces involved, knowing what works and what doesn't is key. Protect your home's

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Secured Vs Unsecured Loan Whats The Difference

Secured versus unsecured loan: If you're Googling this phrase, odds are you're immersed in the process of looking for a loan, and need some clarification on the difference

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How To DIY Home Staging On A Budget

I’ve seen all the statistics on staging properties. The consensus seems to be that staging is a great return on investment. Personally, I’ve not been excited by the results of the properties I

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9 Bold And Beautiful Backsplash Designs That Will Transform Your Kitchen

Backsplash—it's the design detail that can take your kitchen from blah to beautiful.Of course, at its core, a backsplash is meant to be functional—a protective backboard to catch&

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Harpeth Square Hotel Project Ready To Break Ground

The developers of a hotel project in downtown Franklin are ready to break ground.The original groundbreaking was set to be in January, but now the $90-million hotel, apartment and retail project on.

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8 Best Upgrades To Personalize Your New Home

Before you move into your new house, you may want to make upgrades. These add value to your investment, improve your home's function and allow you to express your personality. Plus, making upgrades

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Study FSBOs Net Significantly Lower Profits

For-sale-by-owners tend to sell their homes for lower prices than homes sold through traditional agents via the MLS, and in many cases below the average differential represented by the prevailing

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A Smarter Way To Clean Your Home

Every home — big, small, apartment or vacation home — gets dirty. And while there's not just one way to clean your living space, there is a smarter way to get the job done. Take this guided tour

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Homes For Sale By Owner 5 Reasons Why FSBO Sales Fail

Homes for sale by owner, or FSBO, transactions are commonly seen in seller's markets or whenever homeowners want to maximize their profits by not having to pay commission.However, statistics

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The Best Burgers In Nashville According To Our National Burger Critic

There is no disputing that Nashville is a food city. If you’ve had a pulse in the last few years, you’ve noticed the national media abuzz about the victuals in the city where Coach Taylor’s

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Nashville Ranked Nations Hottest Single Family Housing Market

Nashville has the hottest single-family housing market in the U.S., according to a report that shows nation-leading annual growth in home sales and price appreciation for the recent second

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Residents Say National Builder Promised Dream Homes Sold Nightmares

Customers say they were sold a dream that quickly became a nightmare.They are blaming a popular company that’s built thousands of homes across Middle Tennessee, but the News 4 I-Team discovered

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4 Ways To Cut Spending And Save For A Home Down Payment

We recently published a story on some ways you can get your finances in home-buying shape. We offered a few tips on saving money and setting goals that would seem overwhelming unless you broke that

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Time Sucking Remodeling Mistakes Youll Wish You Could Erase

You’ve got your remodel scheduled right down to the housewarming. You’ve even built in time for any unexpected disasters lurking in your walls. But what about potential delays you, as

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11 Habits For A Totally Chill Home

Your home should be your refuge. It should clear away the day’s distractions and help you feel organized, focused, and calm. Ooooooommm.So why does it feel less like a yoga studio and more

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Newlyweds Here Are 5 Factors To Consider When Buying Your New Home

Now that the wedding is over, you and your spouse are ready for the next exciting milestone: home ownership. But there are so many factors you need to keep in mind and you want it to be a pleasant

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Home Staging Ideas For The Kitchen To Make Buyers Bite

If you're selling your house, staging—the mysterious practice by which you prep and prettify your home before its debut—can make a huge difference in catching

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The Worst Mortgage Advice Home Buyers Actually Believe

Getting a mortgage is a daunting prospect, which explains why so many people seem eager to pat your hand and say, “Let me give you a little advice.” Sure, those pearls of wisdom may

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Major Changes Coming To How Your Credit Score Is Calculated

NEW YORK — The math behind your credit score is getting an overhaul, with changes big enough that they might alter the behavior of both cautious spenders as well as riskier borrowers.Most notably

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How To Decide If Your Dream Home Is A Good Deal

It’s an amazing neighborhood, the price is right, but is the house your dream home? That’s the ultimate question and there’s no one correct answer or even a single way to determine that

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8 Ways New Homeowners Accidentally Trash Their Yards

You’ve done it. You own a house with a yard. The great outdoors. Amber waves of grain. OK, maybe not grain, and ideally you want it green, not amber.But now that you have it, how do you keep from

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23 Inexpensive DIY Projects You Need To Do This Summer

It’s Summer, and that bug to build and improve the home is likely hitting a good number of folks. With all of the DIY options out there, how is one to choose what to put their time and resources

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The Home Buying Process In 10 Simple Steps

Wouldn’t it be great if buying a home were as simple as it is in a game of Monopoly? All you’d have to do is find a desirable neighborhood, hand the bank a few bucks, and you’d

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10 Places For Chicken And Waffles

The combination of sweet and savory all in one bite is what makes this Southern dish so popular.  While often found on breakfast and brunch menus, many would say chicken and waffles is an

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What Do Real Estate Pros Look For When Its Their Turn To Buy

One house you’re looking at has the wraparound porch you’ve fantasized about, but it’s on a high-traffic street. The condo you like has a doorman in the lobby (you can order online now!), but

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Making The Jump Transitioning From A Tenant To Homeowner

Becoming a homeowner for the first time is an exciting and stressful process. However, once the papers are signed and the keys are in your pocket, your work really begins. Homeownership can be

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Must Vs Lust What Do You Really Need In Your New Home

When you embark on the home-buying process, your heart is filled with all the dreams in the world. It’s really easy to get caught up in the “I have to have ___________,  so I’ll cut back

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What Firsttime Millennial Buyers Need To Know About The Spring Housing Market

Will this be the year that millennials finally start buying houses? This is the question the real estate market seems to ask every spring. According to the National Association of Realtors, the

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This Nashville Treasure Keeps Getting Better

Have you been to Centennial Park lately? Nashville’s 120-year-old treasure is in the midst of a revitalization that will not only allow it to remain a beautiful and functional space for

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Your Home Tax Deduction Checklist Did You Get Them All

Homeowners, get excited: It’s tax season, that magical time of year when having a house actually saves you money. But just know that taking advantage of all these tax

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8 Tips And Tricks To Keep Your Home Cleaner Longer

When spring-cleaning your home, why not do it in such a way that’ll keep your home cleaner with less effort all year long? Here are 7 ways to keep your spring-clean fresh all year long: Click here

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A Little Sunday Fun

So true! Please let me know if I can help you, your friends or family buy their dream!

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Guess Which Generation Is Making The Biggest Comeback In Real Estate

Doc Martens are back in fashion, this time on the shelves at Nordstrom. Hollywood starlets sport ’90s choker necklaces and Nirvana T-shirts. And guess what? Generation X home buyers are making

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Ellens Got Real Estate Tips

I found this video clip and thought it was funny and yet so true. Enjoy! Let me know if I can help you, a family member or friend buy or sell their!

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Hey Nashville We Have More Cranes Than New York City And Other Cities Too

Nashville started the year with more cranes in the skyline than Austin, Denver, San Francisco and even New York City — another indicator of just how much our high-octane blitz of construction has

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City Cafe Adds Menu Items Plans To Open Second Location

A few weeks ago, we brought you the news that the City Café was changing ownership after 27 years with Jerry Cunningham at the helm. It had been bought by Frank Reeves, Mark Price,

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These Are The 10 Best Places In Tennessee To Get A Job

If you’re looking for the best place to find a job in Tennessee, you’ve come to the right place. We’re traveling across the nation to find the best and worst places for jobs in each state. You

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Local Is The Mission Of This Spring Hill Beer Shop And Eatery

Finding Wild Hare Beer Co. and its so-called “Underground Kitchen” is like finding a foodie secret treasure. Under the radar and off the beaten path (if you don’t live in Spring Hill), it

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Bring A Taste Of Nashville To Your Kitchen With Hattie Bs Hot Chicken Recipe

Ask anyone who lives in Music City about hot chicken and they will inform you that the food is a staple in many Nashvillians’ diets. With a kick of cayenne and a whole lot of fried chicken,

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Saffire Brings Food Network Chef And New Management

As the Factory at Franklin evolves and welcomes new businesses to the historic complex, Saffire Restaurant & Bar is changing right along with it. In early January, Saffire welcomed new managing

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New Mexican Restaurant In Spring Hill Combines Two Local Favorite Flavors

Harold Garcia, who runs Taco Express in Spring Hill, decided to not renew his lease when it runs out at the end of the month. Instead of just closing down, however, he talked to his friend

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10 Places To Get Breakfast In Williamson County

Looking for some great local breakfast options? Look no further! Williamson County has plenty to offer, whether you’re looking for breakfast, brunch or something small to go, we have it all. Click

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Give These Overlooked Restaurants A Second Chance

Under the best of circumstances, the restaurant business is tough. Cash flow issues, staffing shortages, mercurial chefs, rapidly increasing real estate costs — any one of those factors can spell

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Five Restaurants In Brentwood Where You Can Eat Lunch In Half An Hour

We’re all busy and crunched for time, especially during the week and sometimes we simply don’t have enough time for lunch. Brentwood is packed with great restaurants and these five cater to

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Red Ponys GM Becomes Owner Of Iconic Restaurant In Nashville

Earlier this month, Bob Baldwin, the original owner of Pancake Pantry in Nashville, celebrated his 90th birthday. The iconic Pancake Pantry opened its doors in Hillsboro Village in 1961 and has

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First Look Massive River North Project Could Finally Juice East Banks Revitalization

An investor from Chicago has emerged with a revamped vision, plan and a name for what Nashville's leaders have long pined for: A high-rise development of offices, hotels, shopping, dining and

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What Tennesseans Googled The Most In 2016

A presidential election and the Summer Olympics were just two highlights of a very eventful 2016. With all that happened this past year, what do you think Tennesseans googled the most? The

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10 Places To Grab Brunch

One of the newest restaurants to open in Spring Hill is The Mockingbird Restaurant, which serves made-from-scratch Southern cuisine in a family-friendly atmosphere that makes it feel like you are at

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Biscuit Love Coming To Downtown Franklin

The popular food truck turned brick-and-mortar restaurant Biscuit Love is coming to downtown Franklin. The biscuit house will open a new location at the former Victorian house known as Lillie

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The 10 Hottest Housing Markets For 2017

If you're looking to invest in real estate, look no further than Nashville. The city is likely to be the hottest housing market in 2017, according Zillow, a real estate

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The 23 Places You Should Eat In Tennessee In 2017

Tennessee – the land of country music and the best kind of southern food you ever had. Over the last year we’ve had the chance to feature quite a few fantastic spots throughout the state, and

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Visiting Off The Radar Restaurants Day 2 The Honeysuckle

One question I’ve always wondered about is who the heck are all these people eating in Cool Springs, who have every restaurant opening with a two-hour wait, and where the hell did they all eat

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Grilled Cheeserie To Open Jan 6 In Hillsboro Village

It’s official: Popular Nashville food truck The Grilled Cheeserie is ready to serve creative comfort food at its first brick-and-mortar restaurant. The restaurant will open Friday, Jan. 6;

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What Opened In The Factory In 2016 And What You Can Expect In 2017

As The Factory at Franklin strives to become the ultimate place for locals and visitors to shop, eat and hang out with family and friends, a slew of new businesses opened in 2016 and many

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Major Growth Major Plans In 2016 For Nolensville

The biggest story out of Nolensville the last few years has been one of development and growth. And for Mayor Jimmy Alexander, 2016 was no different. In fact, when running down what he saw as

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Alexander Property Road Widenings On The 2017 Spring Hill Agenda

On the horizon for 2017, the sprawling development on the Alexander property and a new Chick-fil-A is on the forefront of Mayor Rick Graham’s mind. Southeast Venture – known for its large

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Nashville Restaurant Experts Name The Biggest Dining Surprises Of 2016

In keeping with Eater tradition, our closeout of the year is a survey of friends, industry types and bloggers. To kick it off in Nashville, Eater asked the group eight questions, ranging from the

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Austin Ray And Jason Brumm Announce Details Of Their Planned Germantown Restaurant

Nashville’s dining scene has been abuzz ever since Austin Ray and Chef Jason Brumm announced they were partnering on an undisclosed project in a yet-to-be-named location. There were few details

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Restaurants Thrive From Galleria To Berry Farms

The CoolSprings Galleria and Berry Farms both saw a big boom in restaurants in 2016. As part of the continuing evolution and reconstruction at the Galleria mall, three new restaurants

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3 New Restaurants In Brentwood You Must Try

Most of the expansive growth of restaurants in Brentwood took place around the epicenter of Brentwood on Franklin Road.  With the opening of the Hill Center, two new restaurants opened with the

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Take A Look Inside Tennessees First Holler Dash Opening Jan 3 In Brentwood

The first week of the new year will start off with a bang for biscuit lovers, as Holler & Dash, the up-and-coming ‘fine-casual’ biscuit house from local parent company Cracker Barrel, hits

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This Nashville Restaurant Was The Nations Most Visited Eatery By Lyft Riders

One Nashville restaurant was visited by more Lyft passengers than any other restaurant in the country in 2016, the San Francisco-based ride-sharing service announced Wednesday. Acme Feed & Seed,

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Jim Myers Eating Nashville The Year In Review

Nashville dining put on quite a show in 2016. Now it's the end of the year as we know it, and (I think) I'm fine. We saw a lot of new restaurant and bar openings, more than 40 that were worth

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Lockeland Table Chef Talks Daddy Duty Heavy Metal

What’s top of your list to try next ? Nicky's Coal Fired Pizza and Marsh HouseWhat three things are always in your fridge? Eggs, yogurt, half and half (for coffee)What's your

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Delta Bound

In 2012, Delta Bound was created by Jessica & Stacey Mobley of Thompson Station. The concept was simple – to present authentic Deep South flavors in a modern way. Drawing inspiration from the

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After Video Plea Chick Fil A Finally Coming To Spring Hill

You might be able to Eat Mor Chikin closer to home soon, Spring Hill. According to Mayor Rick Graham, a previously announced project on what is known as the Old Silo property was going back to

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See Inside Kylie Jenners 54 Million Mansion

While most teenagers sell clothes for extra cash, Kylie Jenner’s over here selling a mansion. But fear not, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star has two more, so she

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The Lavish 2 Million Florida Mansion Built By A Wealthy Citrus Farmer In The Roaring Twenties

For decades, the Florida mansion of William John Howey was a social hub. When construction was completed in 1927, the businessman arranged for the entire New York Civic Opera Company to give a

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White House Lookalike Mansion In Houston Sold At Auction

Concierge Auctions has auctioned off a former governors mansion east of Houston that is modeled after the White House. The New York-based luxury auction house sold the Governor Ross

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Kung Fu Saloon Kicks Its Way Into Midtown This Thursday

This Thursday, the first outpost outside of Texas of restaurant, bar and arcade Kung Fu Saloon opens its doors in Midtown. Located at 1921 Division Street next to Rebar, the

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Sugar Drop In Brentwood Is Closing Its Doors

Sugar Drop has been open in Brentwood for over 40 years, owner Jan Edens says. But recently, she put a notice on the door of her business stating it is closing. Edens is the third

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New Steakhouse Readying To Open On Belshire Way In January

In January, a new restaurant will open on Belshire Way by Lowe’s in Spring Hill. Named Ten/27 Grille, the steakhouse and bar plans to be family friendly and sell steakhouse fare. Click here

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Gatsbyesque Mansion On Long Island Gets 15 Million Chopped Off Its 100 Million Asking Price

A waterfront estate evoking “The Great Gatsby” that boasts a spectacular mansion, two guest houses and every amenity imaginable just lost its status as a cool nine-figure property with a -

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Historic Downtown Franklin Mansion One Step Closer To Biscuit Love

A Nashville-based restaurant company riding an epic growth spurt has purchased a turn-of-the-century mansion in downtown Franklin. The real estate arm of Fresh Hospitality paid $1.95 million on Dec.

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Norman And Dorothy Chandlers Los Tiempos Mansion In Los Angeles Windsor Square Listed At 50 Million

OUR MAMA’S NOTES:“Los Tiempos,” one of Los Angeles’s most storied and iconic mansions, in the historic and historically prosperous Windsor Square neighborhood and long owned by the

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Nickys Coal Fired Set To Start Slinging Pizzas Pastas And More This Thursday

After a few weeks of trial runs, one of this year’s most anticipated new restaurants will open its doors this Thursday, as Tony and Caroline Galzin are set to welcome their first

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Inside Taylor Swifts Homes Across The Country

When you’re the highest-paid entertainer in the world, you can afford to live in the height of luxury - and in many locations. Taylor Swift topped Forbes’ Celebrity 100 list this year with

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Reality Star Kat Von D Buys Massive Hancock Park Mansion

Looks like celebrity tattoo artist and cosmetics maven Kat Von D is taking her punk rock style to buttoned up Hancock Park after. She has purchased a massive 11-bedroom mansion originally built by

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Million Dollar Homes Still Selling Fast In Nashville Area

We all know just how hot Nashville's housing market is, but in the past few months, some housing sales numbers in Nashville have dropped because there isn't enough inventory. But that's not the

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Turkish Developer Builds A Landmark Community During A Slowdown

One of the most exciting new developments in Turkey is a series of contemporary homes just outside the village of Yalıkavakin the seaside area of Bodrum, on the Aegean. The project, called the 

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The Venerable Browns Diner Keeps Serving Up Burger Perfection

Cheeseburger, $4.50 - If there were a national registry of hamburgers — and by God, there oughta be — Nashville’s first entry onto it would be the cheeseburger from Brown’s Diner, where

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The 12 Best Towns In Tennessee To Put Down Roots And Call Home

When it comes to raising a family, you want to know you’ve given your kids the best opportunities for their future. Whether you’re looking for great schools, a tight-knit community or a culture

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Roundup Rolf And Daughters Chef To Open East Side Spot The Hook Closes And More

)ne of Nashville’s most celebrated restaurants is about to have a sister establishment. Chef-owner Philip Krajeck of Rolf and Daughters announced that he has staked out a former A&P store in East

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The Food Biz New Heights Brewing Taproom Opens

New Heights Brewing Co. has opened its taproom.  The facility, located at 928 Fifth Ave. S. a few blocks south of downtown’s inner-interstate loop and near the southern fringe of SoBro, will

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Nashvilles Tallest Rooftop Bar L27

Nashville’s most anticipated rooftop destination,L27 Rooftop Bar, opens today on the 27thfloor at The Westin Nashville. WithL27 Rooftop Bar, The Westin Nashville, Castlerock Asset Management,.,

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6 Nashville Gifts For The Foodies On Your List

Oh, even though the weather outside hasn't exactly been frightful, we have some delightful ideas for heart- and stomach-warming gifts for your food and drink loving friends. The best part is'

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Heres Where You Should Be Eating In Nashville According To Zagat

With new restaurants popping up in Nashville on a seemingly daily basis, it can be difficult to know where to grab your next lunch or dinner date.  We decided to help you out. We looked at the

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Boombozz Goes In A New Direction With Its Latest Expansion

The BoomBozz Craft Pizza and Taphouse chain is well-rooted in Louisville, with five area locations. It also has two restaurants in the Indianapolis area.  Now, it looks like the chain

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Fresh Hospitality Makes Another Bet On Williamson Countys Sprawling Growth

As part of its blitzing local growth, Nashville-based restaurant group Fresh Hospitality is developing about three acres of land in Spring Hill, with plans for the new project to house several

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Big Shakes Hot Chicken Owner Under Fire For Tax Evasion

Investigations into a local business owner have led to his indictment on tax charges.  The Special Investigations Section of the Tennessee Department of Revenue conducted an investigation that

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Nolensville Moves Forward With New Market Square Development

Nolensville's $90 million Market Square development is expected to bring in almost $1.25 million annually.  As a result, its residents and Board of Mayor and Aldermen want to

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Yeah Burger No Longer Coming To Brentwoods Hill Center

While the Hill Center will see a slew of new restaurants and retailers, Yeah! Burger will no longer be one of them.  The Atlanta-based burger chain had planned on coming to Brentwood’s Hill

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Buffalo Wings And Rings Coming Soon To Cool Springs

Opening in Cool Springs in just a couple of weeks will be the first Buffalo Wings & Rings in Tennessee.  Announcing on their website an opening date of November 16, the newest Buffalo Wings &

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Heres What You Need To Know About Williamson Schools Rezoning Plans

Williamson County Schools will start working on its rezoning master plan in 2017.  But parents take a breath – none of the plans go into effect until fall 2018.  The district will create

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Buffalo Wild Wings Targets Nashville For Taco Concept

Sports bar chain Buffalo Wild Wings is betting big on the fast-casual dining segment.  The Minneapolis-based company on Monday announced plans to expand its street-style taco concept R,

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Farm House Chef To Open Black Rabbit Near Printers Alley

Trey Cioccia knows that growth is only as good as the people you surround yourself with.  The chef/owner of The Farm House restaurant is putting his money where his partnerships are for

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Mars Petcare Potentially Opening HQ In Cool Springs

Mars Petcare, already one of the largest employers in Williamson County, is reportedly in negotiations to open a headquarters in the billion-dollar mixed-use Highwoods Ovation project in Cool.

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Brisket Alert Shotgun Willies BBQ Starts Rolling Around Town

Perhaps you don't think a dearth of barbecue is Nashville's most pressing culinary problem. The guys behind theShotgun Willie's BBQ beg to differ.  This past weekend, at the Light the

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Chef John Besh Expands In Nashville With New Marsh House Restaurant

When chef John Besh started expanding, his first few restaurants were located practically at arm’s length. Today seven of them are clustered close together in downtown New Orleans.  

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Gulch Restaurant Watermark To Move To SoBro

Watermark — the upscale Gulch restaurant that established an early presence in what has become a fast-changing urban district — will move to Bridgestone America’s new headquarters building in

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Pinewood Social Owners On Where To Eat And Drink In Nashville

The duo that helped put Nashville's food scene on the map tells us where to get a great after-work cocktail and which lines are worth waiting in.  Brothers Benjamin and Max Goldberg have become

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Nashville Climbs List Of Nations Hottest Real Estate Markets

Nashville is ranked sixth among the nation’s top cities for real estate investing in 2017, a one-notch jump from a year ago in the annual Emerging Trends in Real Estate . &

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Scene Around Town Soulshine Pizza Opens In Berry Farms

Soulshine Pizza Factory inBerry Farms opened its doors in Franklin Monday at 11am for lunch. On opening day, the dining area was packed with patrons for lunch service.  Click here for the

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First Bite The Peach Cobbler Factory Opens Downtown

I like chicken wings, and I like to eat lunch at meat-and-three restaurants, so I was intrigued to hear about a restaurant billing itself as a “wing and three.” But when I heard it wasThe Peach

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Five Points Pizza Expanding To Charlotte Avenue

Nashville’s fast-growing Charlotte Avenue is getting another new restaurant: Five Points Pizza.  The East Nashville hot spot will occupy about 4,600 square feet at the Sylvan Station

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Harpeth Square Unveils Plans As Biggest Most Expensive Project Ever In Downtown Franklin

The long-awaited Harpeth Square project represents a long-lasting, legacy-in-the-making as the future iconic mixed-use structure in downtown Franklin, which will eventually become a destination for

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Nashville Burger Joint Heads To Franklin

In July, Lyrics Restaurant closed in The Factory in Franklin leaving an empty restaurant. After months of rumors, sources have confirmed that The Pharmacy Burger Parlor & Beer Gardens will

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New Health Food Store To Open In Franklin

Construction is going on in Suite 110 at the CoolSprings Galleria Mall next to the Kings Bowl. When finished, it will beOlive Vitality, a health foods store.  Jeanette Angell first

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Learn More About The New Bakery In Downtown Franklin

Franklin now has a full-service bakery located just off Main Street in downtown Franklin. If you’ve enjoyed the sweet treats of Triple Crown Bakery at local farmers market, now you don’t have to

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Hard Hat Preview Nickys Coal Fired

Even since their sudden departure from 51st Kitchen & Bar, Tony and Caroline Galzin have been the subject of much interest as they work on opening their next concept,Nicky’s Coal Fired. It's

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Williamson Aiming To Update Brentwood Campus With 19 Million

Expanding and updating Brentwood High and Brentwood Middle schools could cost Williamson County Schools as much as $19 million.  Parents and community members sat in the

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5 New Places To Eat In Berry Farms

Williamson County is full of great restaurants and in recent weeks,Berry Farms, in Franklin, has announced some exciting new eateries. From pizza to Japanese and everything in between, there will be

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199 Room Hyatt House Hotel Planned For Nashville Midtown Site

Hyatt Hotels Corp. has paid $6.3 million for property in Midtown where the Chicago-based hospitality company plans a 199-room Hyatt House hotel.  The vacant 29,980-square

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37 Million Moxy Hotel Project Planned For Hillsboro Village

The targeted location is a few blocks from Vanderbilt and Belmont universities and Music Row, an area that Summit referred to as vibrant and attractive to many young

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Midtown Starbucks Project Underway

The owners of The Sheds on Charlotte have landed a permit to allow for the construction of a Starbucks café building on an adjacent site they also own.  The property is located at 2200

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12 Places To Get An Unbelievable Burger In Nashville

When you’re looking for the best burger in Nashville, TN you definitely don’t want to be stuck asking “where’s the beef?!” with an inferior choice! We’ve chomped, chewed and

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Things To Do Nashvilles Dining Scene Is Exploding

While our fair city has long been a tourist destination, the phrase "let's go to Nashville for the food scene" never, ever tripped off anyone's tongue. Ever. Until now.  Or course we've always

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New Ranking It Pays To Live In Nashville

Nashville's latest No. 1 ranking is one that should be fattening wallets throughout Middle Tennessee.  According to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2015 American Community Survey, Nashville and its

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Indoor Skydiving Coming To Franklin

In the CoolSprings Galleria Mall parking lot, fenced off for construction, two new developments are under construction.  One is going to be a Red Robin.  Next to that, according to

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Straight Shot Metro Redesigns Gulch SoBro Pedestrian Bridge

Metro has altered the design of a proposed pedestrian bridge between two of its highest-profile urban neighborhoods. Gone is the sweeping S-shape with an illuminated 200-foot-tall leaning spire.

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The Joy Of Food Pucketts Boat House

Every day, Puckett’s Boat House brings in fresh seafood on ice from Louisiana’s Gulf Coast. Their menu offers a wide variety of flavors inspired by the cuisine of the Big Easy, the Gulf Coast,

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Where To Eat Gluten Free In Williamson County

Finding a restaurant that is gluten free friendly can be a challenge. We put together a list of restaurants in the area that offer gluten free menu items.  Click here to see the entire.

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Leipers Fork Distillery Sets Grand Opening With Tours Festivities

The official grand opening of Leiper’s Fork Distillery will commence at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1.  Friends and families are invited to join in the celebration that will include a

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Wheres The Best Breakfast In Franklin

If you’re hungry in the morning here in Franklin the one thing you can count on is PLENTY of breakfast options. Where are the best grits? Who will cook your eggs right the first time? Can I have

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Pharmacy Burger Is Coming To The Factory At Franklin

Big news for Williamson County residents, as the owner of one of Nashville's most popular burger joints will soon be bringing a similar concept to Franklin.  Click here to read the entire.

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If a new project takes off, Cool Springs will get anchor retail stores east of Interstate 65, at the northwest corner of Liberty Pike and Carothers Parkway.  SouthStar LLC, the

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The developer proposing a $140 million luxury hotel in downtown Nashville is inclined to pursue a room-block deal with city convention officials, which could open the door to receiving public aid.

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The first-ever brewery in Nolensville released its first beer, Lil Darlin, last July. In May, it started full operations and its great-tasting micro-brews have been flowing throughout the mid-state

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A company tied to a country music icon has made a $5.75 million purchase on Lower Broadway, according to a Monday news release.  The company plans to add a third-floor bar and rooftop patio to

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There’s no doubt that Nashville is home to one of the country’s most impressive food scenes. Known just about a decade ago as a honky-tonk town identifiable primarily by its

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At Long Last Princes Hot Chicken Shack Is Opening A Second Nashville Location

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Corner Pub To Open In The Nations In 17

Corner Pub — the popular neighborhood sports bar that operates in Green Hills and recently closed in Midtown — will open in The Nations in early 2017.  Click here to read the entire.

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Moving in what seems like a flash- Heylee B moved from their Main Street location in downtown Franklin to their new W. Main location nestled in between  Seersucker Candy Company and

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The first thing Deb Paquette told me about her new Green Hills restaurant is that she will be serving fried gizzard. She’s quite excited about it.  Click Here to read the

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Local Food Trucks Named Part Of 101 Best Food Trucks

The Daily Meal has published their annual list of the 101 Best Food Trucks across the nation.  Click Here to read the.

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270 Million Project Including Retail Hotel Planned For Cool Springs

The owner of one of the largest undeveloped tracts in the Cool Springs area has brought on Boyle Investment Co. as a joint venture partner to develop a $270 million upscale, mixed-used

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From big-name chefs to down-home favorites, these are Nashville’s must-hit restaurants.  Click Here to read the.

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Nashville Based Steakhouse To File For Bankruptcy

Logan’s Roadhouse, the Nashville-based chain restaurant, will file for bankruptcy.  According to a report by Bloomberg News, the company plans to file for Chapter 11 protection sometime in

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Nashville International Airport is embarking on an ambitious $1.2 billion renovation that will touch virtually every corner of the airport and change every aspect of the traveler’s experience.;

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Every city has their locals, and those locals know how to thrum the pulse of the city. Whether they’re frequenting different hot spots or avoiding the tourist no-go’s, we decided to chat with a

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Taking a trip to Nashville? Planning on moving to the Music City? Read the list of 30 things to know to keep from looking like a tourist, courtesy of Movoto.comClick Here to read the.

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Ever wonder where you’ll find the rudest and friendliest cities in America?  For the eighth year in a row,Travel + Leisurehas scoured the country asking Americans about their experiences

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Sunday, July 17 is National Ice Cream day (actually July is National Ice Cream Month!) Ice cream received its own day in 1984 thanks to President Ronald Reagan. In honor of this day, we put together

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The Tennessee Central Railway is a sight to behold, but what we love are the neat train rides you can take from Nashville out to Watertown and beyond. Have you heard of them? Have you ever had such

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Starbucks, located at 438 Main Street in downtown Franklin, closed on Sunday, July 10 at 6pm for a ten day renovation.  Click Here to read the.

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When it comes to hot chicken everyone knows that Nashville, TN is still the place for where you can find the best! We’ve sweated it out and set our taste buds on fire to find the best around

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When you order a steak in Nashville, TN you’re not looking for something “okay” , “alright ” or ” pretty good. ” When you order a steak in the Music City you want the best! We,

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Restaurants from Midtown and the Gulch made Wine Enthusiast Magazine’s 2016 list of America’s100 Best Wine Restaurants. Strategic Hospitality’s The Catbird Seat, a member of Wine Enthusiast

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Mt Juliet Bursts With New Businesses

Mt. Juliet is booming with businesses already, and there are more businesses coming to the city, according to city manager Kenny Martin.  Click Here to read the.

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Here is a list of great places to enjoy outdoors.  Click Here to read the.

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Its Hot Dog Season Heres A Look At Some Of The Best Spots In Town To Get Your Paws On A Wiener

Summertime, and the livin’s easy — so easy, in fact, that it’s time to shut down your kitchen and spend the next four months living off the simple, hand-held meal that’s perfect for camping,

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The perfect city for raising a family is definitely Nashville, Tennessee. Whether you’ve already got kids or planning to have some soon, check out these reasons why Nashville is the perfect place

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Here’s the thing – is it difficult to get into a restaurant like these without a reservation? Yes. Most definitely yes. But if you’ve planned three weeks ahead and KNOW when your wife’s

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Feeling angry today? Apparently a lot of Nashvillians might be right there with you,according to Thrillist.  The city was just named the 11th angriest city in the country by the online.

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A July opening now appears to be the target.  As the new Martin’s Bar-B-Que Jointin SoBro barrels towards what is now projected as a July opening, the restaurant is really starting

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“What’s your favorite restaurant?” is easily the question I get asked the most. My stock answer, which allows me to duck and weave, is that it depends what I’m in the mood for.  I hate

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Federal Donuts Americas Hottest Doughnut And Fried Chicken Joint Is Coming To Nashville Updated

And it’s headed for the Fluffo Mattress property on the east side.  We now know who the mystery James Beard Award winnermoving into the Fluffo Mattress property in East Nashville,

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Tartufo Now The Most Expensive Restaurant In Nashville Is Open In Midtown

$500 gets you a seat at the chef’s table.  Additional details are now out regarding upscale Italian restaurant Tartufo, which has been in the works for the former Mambu/Magnolia South space

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If you’re a fan of greasy spoons and even greasier cheeseburgers, then Tennessee has plenty of hot spots for you. It doesn’t matter if you spin towards decadent sundaes or ketchup-laden french

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Music City’s culinary darling Josh Habiger makes his comeback with a new 24-seat restaurant as sophisticated as it is satiating.   Click Here to read the.

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The truth is Nashville has something for everyone, just like country music itself. Tune in to theCMT Music Awardson June 8 to join in the fun!   Click Here to read the.

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Outpost Armory Announces All NRA Shooting Range

The Outpost Armory has announced a 27,000 square foot state-of-the-art firearms range, training facility, and retail store expansion. The facility is projected to be open Winter of 2016.   

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A trio of new residential projects on the drawing board could bring nearly 1,000 homes to the Hermitage area, which is gaining momentum in homebuilding because of its proximity

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Almost 500 Acre Development Proposed For Spring Hill Off Beechcroft Road

A new mixed-use, live-work development, The Villages at Harvest Point, has been proposed for a 473-acre property on the south side of Spring Hill just west of the General Motors plant and Spring

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There are plenty of attractions to keep visitors to Nashville busy. Iconic honky tonk bars, award-winning restaurants, tourist attractions, and more. If you’re looking for ways to spend your time

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The Nashville pop-up restaurant Otaku South is maturing — signing a lease in the Icon in the Gulch complex.  Starting in September, that means Otaku South will become Otaku Ramen.   

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Strategic Hospitality To Open French Restaurant In The Adelicia

Strategic Hospitality, the restaurant group co-founded by brothersBenjaminandMax Goldberg, announced today that it will open Le Sel, a casual French dining restaurant in the ground floor of the

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Freebirds Enters Tennessee With New Nashville Location

Freebirds World Burrito, an Austin-based fast casual, is excited to announce the opening of its first Tennessee location in Nashville at 3800 Hillsboro Road in Green Hills. The restaurant, known for

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Lionsgate Shopping Nashville To Other Networks

“Nashville” — and the boon the television drama has brought to Music City — may not be dead yet.  A day afterABC canceled the show after four seasons, ”

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“This is new, this is new, this is new last year,” that’s the common refrain driving through the various regions of the booming city of Nashville with real estate broker Todd McGlamery of

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271 Unit Solis North Gulch Apartments Planned In Nashville

Solis North Gulch will be the name of the 271-unit apartment community that a Charlotte, N.C.-based developer plans for 3 acres near downtown Nashville.  Click Here to read the.

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First Look Dallas Developer Wants 360 Apartments By Nashville Sounds Ballpark

A developer from Dallas wants to make its Nashville debut with a 360-unit apartment complex near the Nashville Sounds ballpark, immediately north of downtown.  Click Here to read the

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Barcelona Restaurant And Wine Bar Eyed For Germantown

A second Nashville location of Barcelona Restaurant and Wine Bar is on the drawing board for a vacant lot at 1226 Fourth Ave. N. in Germantown between City House and Barista

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Saturn Parkway Extension Project To Start Next Year

Gov. Bill Haslam announced two weeks ago the Tennessee Department of Transportation would complete $20 million in upgrades to Saturn Parkway, extending it to Beechcroft Road.   Click Here

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In today’s market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising, some homeowners might consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO).

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For years, Nashville’s Doug Havron ran a successful coffee shop in town. But one day, Havron stopped and realized he really wasn’t a coffee guy. The business he belonged in was burgers.  

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Topgolf InternationalInc. revealed the look of its forthcoming Nashville entertainment complex Wednesday, and announced that it will include a music venue.  The popular and trendy business

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Combat Entertainment Venue Coming To Franklin

An indoor laser tag and combat entertainment venue founded by a former Disney executive is targeting a mid-May soft opening for its first Nashville-area location.  

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Nashville is no slouch when it comes to tacos, offering an array of options. Whether you’re looking for more authentic eats or something a little more polished, this town has you covered with

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Nashville Now Has The Chef Award To Go With It City Status

Winter is over and it’s about time.  At long last, the “it city” has the chef award to go with its it-ness.  On Monday night, the James Beard Foundation handed out its coveted,

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Jeff Patemoved to the town of Nolensville about one year ago and says he promptly fell in love, except he found the town lacked a core — the kind of vibrant cluster of offices, restaurants,,

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Tennessee is highly respected when it comes to its role in the history of the United States. We aren’t the Volunteer State for nothing, and we take our role wildly seriously. Not quite sure about

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Here Are 15 Awesome Things You Can Do In Tennessee For 10 Dollars Or Less

Are you on a budget? Have you drunk the Dave Ramsey Kool-Aid, getting your life in order and teasing your financial picture into something a bit prettier? Good for you – and here are a couple of

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Little Leiper’s Fork is located just outside Franklin, Tennessee, a suburb of Nashville. It stretches 1,100 acres and hosts about 650 full-time residents. This darling little town is a host to

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Are you a semi-hiker? Someone that loves to get out in the gorgeous outdoors, but aren’t married to the idea of spending miles and miles alone with your pack? Whether you’d rather a shorter hike

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Quick! How many people move to Nashville each day?  That’s become a hotly debated question, as Music City experiences a growth spurt. Public officials and media outlets

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That’s a stupid idea. There’s some great sight lines at Bridgestone arena, but nothing worth traveling 3,000 miles for in the day and age of HD televsion. Nashville is a nice place to visit when

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A new Nashville hot chicken option is preparing to hit the Melrose neighborhood, as construction on Gordon’s, a restaurant and bar specializing in the fiery fowl, is planned to start next month.

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Pucketts Targets Fall Opening For Murfreesboro Location

Officials with Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant are targeting a late fall opening for a location on the courthouse square in Murfreesboro.   Click Here to read the.

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Caviar And Bananas Coming To Massive Development Near Vanderbilt

A gourmet market and cafe called Caviar & Bananas will be the first retail tenant signed up to occupy space at the Aertson Midtown mixed-use project that’s rising at 21st and Broadway

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Graze Vegan Bistro Opens In East Nashville

Vegan bistro and barGraze is now serving fresh juices, hot tempeh biscuits and kale Caesar salads in East Nashville.  The bistro’s inventive opening menu includes plant-based twists on

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Nashville Hot Chicken is showing up everywhere lately, from fast-food marquees to trendy restaurant menus. But to find the real thing, you might start in a nondescript strip mall on the northeast

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Is Husk Nashvilles Sean Brock The Best Chef In The Country

It was late at night, when most tomfoolery breaks past the barriers of decorum.  Sean Brock, the giddy, geeky boy genius of the chef world, was wearing a creepy Halloween mask, sneaking up on

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Parks Department To Unveil Skate Park Graffiti Wall At April 30 Tournament

Registration is currently ongoing for Spring Hill’s upcoming skate contest, which will also feature the unveiling of a new graffiti wall at the city’s skate park.  Click Here to read

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Spring Hill Restaurants Cited In Underage Alcohol Sale Sting

Eight Spring Hill restaurants face temporary revocations of their beer permits by the City of Spring Hill following a sting operation conducted by the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission. 

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GM Bringing 792 New Jobs To Factory In Spring Hill

General Motors made a big announcement on Wednesday about its investment in Spring Hill.  The company will be creating 792 new jobs at its factory in Spring Hill, as part of a

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Consumer Alert Credit Card Skimmers Found On Gas Pumps In Franklin

Franklin Police are warning pay-at-the-pump customers, after sophisticated credit card skimmers were discovered on two gas pumps. An alert manager at the Daily’s Shell, at 1316 Murfreesboro Road,

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Top 50 Rated Oak Steakhouse Coming To Nashville

A nationally ranked steakhouse concept will occupy a 7,000 square foot leased space attached toThe Westin Nashvillehotel, which is rising directly across from Music City Center.  

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Bon Apptit Grub Crawl Returns To Nashville

The Grub Crawl is back.  We already knew the editors of Bon Appétit magazine had a soft spot for Nashville, especially restaurant guru Andrew Knowlton, what with the best new

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12 Nashville Restaurants And Bars With Top Shelf Patios

Spring is here, and the weather is making the final turn, which means it’s patio time in Tennessee.   Click Here to read the.

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Smyrna To Break Ground On New Adventure Center

The town of Smyrna will be breaking ground on a very new adventure.  At 2 p.m. Monday at Smyrna Town Centre, 100 Sam Ridley Parkway, Smyrna Parks and Recreation will be joined by city

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Nearly 1000 Homes Planned For White House Subdivision

Walton Developers are moving forward with plans to build a new subdivision in White House. City leaders approved a zoning request for Walton to build 949 new homes and townhouses at the Bear Creek

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Here’s the thing: if you’re a millennial, you’re most likely wildly broke. Thanks to the economy and the terrible job market, we’re just hanging out, trying to scrape together rent money and

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South African Style Meat Market Expands Palates

Virginia Botha, a Nashville native who first moved to Williamson County with her parents in 1993, met her husband, SJ, while on an African safari 14 years ago.  The couple were quickly married

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Southern Jerky Company Offers Authentic Flavors In New Cool Springs Shop

Standing behind the light-wooden counter, Jennifer Bisceglia looks around at her shop in Cool Springs with its tri-star and Tennessee pride pieces hanging on the walls.  The smell of jalapeno

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For lovers of delicious, made-from-scratch Southern food at a great price, look no further than Delta Bound in Spring Hill.  The Southern food joint, which started as a food truck, was created

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It’s official: The beer dinner has replaced the wine dinner in the hearts of Nashville diners, or at least in my inbox. Where restaurants used to show off their skills pairing dishes with

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Michael Minas Bourbon Steak Coming To JW Marriott Nashville

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It’s hard to escape music in Nashville. Not that you’d want to, but Music City is more than just a catchy phrase for this town associated with country music.  Click Here to read the

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Westin Nashville To Have Citys Highestlevel Bar L27

L27 will be the name for what’s being touted as the Nashville area’s highest-level rooftop bar planned for The Westin Nashville hotel rising across from Music City Center.

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NashvilleNext Receives National Urban Planning Award

Nashville has won a national award for a Metro government project that took nearly three years to complete. You’ve likely at least heard of it: NashvilleNext.  Click Here to read

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I was hungover the first time I smelled a celebrity. I was flipping through 45s atmy favorite record storein Nashville when the owner—Jack White—walked through the shop. My heart performed a

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JUST LISTED Check Out This Stunning Property In Hendersonville

This 4 Bedroom, 3.5 Bath executive home is located within walking distance of the Johnny Cash estate and overlooks Old Hickory Lake. Don't let this one slip away!  Please let me know if you

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Check out the most expensive homes sold in Nashville recently by clicking through the slideshow with this story.  Click Here to read the.

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First Look Developer Pursues 40 Story Skyscraper In SoBro

A group of developers released plans Wednesday for what would become one of downtown Nashville’s four largest skyscrapers, a 40-story tower that would contain a five-star hotel and condos. 

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Nashville Based Series To Premiere On DIY Network Next Month

A Nashville-based home renovation series will air on DIY beginning next month, according to a news release.  The new series, “Nashville Flipped,” will follow contractorTroy Dean Shaferand

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Nashville is a booming city. Thousands of people a month move to Nashville with the intention of staying, driving rent prices through the roof, giving our city economy a solid boost, and keeping our

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Hollywood actor Jim Carrey passed through Murfreesboro, Tennessee recently and apparently was quite impressed with the residents there. In an interview this week Carrey said:  Click Here

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Compared to Tennessee’s biggest and oldest distilleries, Thompson’s Station distiller Heath Clark has a postage-stamp-sized location in this small Williamson County town.  Click Here

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IndieNash Movement Aims To Build Support For Small Businesses

Tara Tidwell’s flour-covered hands carefully prepare a half-dozen baguettes on a long cooking sheet before sliding the bread into a piping-hot oven.  “You might want to step back,” said

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It takes a certain type of person to see the future of Shelby Park.  Often overshadowed by revitalization efforts in nearby Germantown and Schnitzelburg, the neighborhood has increasingly 

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Brentwood is the fourth happiest place in Tennessee, according to career website Zippia, with Nolensville coming in at number eight.  Click Here to read the.

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Spring is upon us and it’s time to head outdoors and enjoy Nashville’s natural beauty. There are approximately 12,000 acres of open space, 108 parks, 19 greenways and 190 miles of trails to

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Almost Famous Honkytonk Targets Early July Opening

An upscale honky-tonk whose owners include the granddaughter of deceased country music singer-songwriter Dottie West is looking to open with a bang around the Fourth of July.  Click Here

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25 Year Old CoolSprings Galleria To Undergo Renovation

After opening 25 years ago, CoolSprings Galleria will undergo multi-million dollar renovations beginning as early as next week.  Click Here to read the.

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2 NEW BRENTWOOD PARKS TO OPEN THIS SUMMER

Two new parks will open in Brentwood just in time for residents to enjoy the parks this summer.  Click Here to read the.

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After temporarily being thrown into question, a boutique hotel planned for downtown Nashville’s Printers Alley is again moving forward.  Click Here to read the.

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LUXURY W HOTEL EYED FOR GULCH SITE

A mixed-use project that will include a luxury lifestyle hotel and residential units is on the drawing board for the 1.2-acre former Griffin Plaza site in the Gulch.  

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SOULSHINE PIZZA WHITS FROZEN CUSTARD COMING TO BERRY FARMS

A second Nashville-area Soulshine Pizza Factory location and the first Whit’s Frozen Custard in Tennessee are planned for the Berry Farms community in Franklin.  

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Several days of unseasonably warm weather helped to fuel a 9.7 percent year-over-year increase in Nashville area residential closings last month.  The roughly 2,293

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GREKO GREEK STREET FOOD COMING TO EAST NASHVILLE ROLF AND DAUGHTERS BILL OF FARE DINNER

A number of Nashville restaurateurs are involved in a new Greek food conceptcoming to the east side’s 704 Main St. building this summer.  Click Here to read the.

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Here is a glance into the inside of Mill Creek Elementary and Middle Schools.  Click Here to read the.

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Anthony Bourdain, who said in the fall that he would return to Nashville to shoot an episode for his CNN show “Parts Unknown,” is hopping about our fair city, ingesting our food and culture with

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ADULT PLAYGROUND CLYDES ON CHURCH OPENS

Clyde’s on Church, a new dive bar-style restaurant from the owners of popular taco jointTaco Mamacita, is open in Nashville.  Clyde’s on Church, at 17th Avenue North, is a dive bar

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CHEF JOHN BESH TO OPEN RESTAURANTS IN THOMPSON NASHVILLE HOTEL

After months of off-the-record whispers, murmurs and shouts, one of the worst-kept restaurant secrets now stands in the light. While Andrew Jackson may be the old hero of New Orleans, John

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BYE BYE CARLS JR PARENT COMPANY CKE MOVING CALIFORNIA HQ TO NASHVILLE

The parent company of Carl’s Jr., founded in Anaheim 60 years ago, is relocating its California headquarters to Nashville, Tenn.  Carpinteria-based CKE Restaurants, which also owns St. Louis

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MANEET CHAUHAN TO OPEN DINER ASIANFUSION RESTAURANT IN THE GULCH

An Asian-fusion restaurant and a diner are thenew dining conceptsthat celebrity chefManeet Chauhanand her business partners are bringing to the North Gulch.  Click Here to read the

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BONGO JAVA SELLS GULCH SITE PURSUES NEW HOME FOR ROASTING OPERATIONS

Out-of-state investors have paidBob Bernstein, the founder of Nashville’s local coffee scene, $3.15 million forthe Gulch buildingwhere hisBongo Javaroasts coffee beans.  Click Here to

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AERIAL DEVELOPMENT EYES 350 RESIDENCES ON WEST TRINITY LANE

Aerial Development Groupplans late next month to seek a rezoning of 20 acres on West Trinity Lane for which the developer has a mixed-use community with more than 

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BUTCHER BEE OFFERS SUPERB FOOD IN A LIVELY ATMOSPHERE

Nashville has some very fine restaurants and some very fine hangouts. What we tend to lack are very fine hangouts that serve very fine food.  Click Here to read the.

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HARDEES PARENT MOVING HQ TO NASHVILLE AREA

The parent of Hardee’s and other restaurant chains has finalized a decision to consolidate its corporate offices in the Nashville area.  Click Here to read the.

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PAST INFORMS FUTURE DEVELOPMENT OF HILLSBORO VILLAGE

Once upon a time, Hillsboro Village was all there was.  Before 12 South, the Gulch, Germantown, East Nashville and other urban neighborhoods became hip (or, in the case of The Gulch, even

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THE KITCHEN COUPLE TOP 5 CHEAP DATES IN NASHVILLE

As The Kitchen Couple, it’s clear we’re in the kitchen a lot. Usually, our date nights consist of staying in, making tons of food and enjoying it with wine or a martini.  Click

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SPRING HILL BAKERY OPENS DOORS AT RIPPAVILLA PLANTATION MARCH 5TH

Spring Hill Bakery will celebrate its official grand opening on March 5, 2016, at Rippavilla Plantation 5700 Main St. Spring Hill, TN 37174 beginning at 1 pm for restaurants and businesses and 2 pm

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NOLENSVILLE WORKING WITH DEVELOPERS TO PAVE THE WAY FOR A BYPASS AROUND HISTORIC DISTRICT

Although a bypass around Nolensville’s historic district is realistically more than 15 years away, town leaders are looking at amendments and proposals from developers that could pave the way.

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GM TO INVEST 148 MILLION IN SPRING HILL PLANT

Representatives with General Motors have announced they have plans to invest $148 million at their Spring Hill Manufacturing plant.  Click Here to read the.

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ANOTHER NASHVILLE RECORD 2437788885 WORTH OF BUILDING PERMITS

See all those tower cranes in Nashville’s skyline? They represent a record-smashing deluge of construction dough pouring into the economy.  Click Here to read the.

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Sale Of Nashville Dj Vu Site To Open Up Downtowns Front Door

The longtime home of strip club Déjà Vu Showgirls Nashville has been sold, paving the way for a future redevelopment that city leaders and other area stakeholders see

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Not A Typo Developer Pursues 600 Residential Units In Giant Nations Development

Nashville developer Southeast Venture is pursuing a giant mixed-use project that would inject upwards of 600 residential units into The Nations.Like so many neighborhoods in Nashville's-

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STARR RANCH OPENS IN DOWNTOWN GALLATIN

With a wide variety of food and planned music options, the owners of downtown Gallatin’s newest restaurant hope to attract local residents and out-of-town visitors who don’t want to drive to

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Butcher And Bee Worth The Wait Worthy Of The Hype

In the spring of 2014, buzz began about a Charleston, SC, favorite making its way to Music City: Butcher & Bee. This eatery creates quite the following of tourists and

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URBAN GREEN LAB LAUNCHES MOBILE SUSTAINABLE CLASSROOM

Nashville students can now board a traveling classroom focused only on sustainable living.  Click Here to read the.

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Nicolettos Pasta To Open East Nashville Restaurant

Handcrafted pasta will be the focus of a new restaurant and retail shop planned for East Nashville.Brothers Ryan and Danny Nicoletto, owners of East Nashville-based Nicoletto’s Pasta Co., are

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SEE WHAT WILLIAMSON COUNTYS FIRST ROOFTOP RESTAURANT WILL LOOK LIKE

The first-ever rooftop restaurant and event space in Williamson County will soon be available in downtown Franklin.   Click Here to read the.

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TDOT To Improve Wilson Pike Tunnels Triune Intersection

The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) has completed traffic studies for both the intersection of state Route 96 and U.S. Highway 41A in Triune and the one-way tunnels dotted along Wilson

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GERMANTOWN TARGETED FOR MIXEDUSE PROJECT WITH HATTIE BS

Two local developers are targeting a Germantown site for a mixed-use two-building project that will include apartments and a retail space for a Hattie B’s Hot Chicken.  Click Here to

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QA Restaurateur And Celebrity Chef Maneet Chauhan

NAWBO Business University is hosting its second lunch-n-learn for women business owners today, with celebrity chef/restaurateur — and part-time Nashvillian — Maneet Chauhan to speak at the event

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NASHVILLE TRAVEL GUIDE

Check out this handy travel guide.  Click Here to read the.

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MILLION DOLLAR HOMES PLANNED FOR HISTORIC BRENTWOOD SITE

There is going to be a new 153-home subdivision called Witherspoon, which will bring million-dollar homes to a historic property in Brentwood.  Click Here to read the.

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