Old Navy Now Open At Northgate Mall

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Northgate Mall announced the opening of the new Old Navy store. The new store occupies the former Book Gallery space and includes over 13,000 square feet.   

Although slightly smaller than Old Navy’s former location, the new store is dubbed a Project ONE (Old Navy Evolution) concept store and features a simplified store layout and centrally located dressing rooms for an enhanced shopping experience. 

As a part of the “Grand Reveal” weekend shoppers will receive 20 percent off storewide along with special giveaways and free totes for the first 300 shoppers who make a purchase.  

A fashion show is also slated to take place in Center Court (near Auntie Anne’s) on Saturday from 1–3 p.m. The store will be open from 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and 12-6 p.m. on Sundays. 

Burlington Coat Factory, a national off-price retailer, is set to open their first and only store in Chattanooga at Northgate Mall in October. The 63,000-square-foot store will be situated between Sears and JC Penney with entrances on the main mall as well as to the east parking lot. Several stores have been relocated to accommodate the construction which began earlier this year. 


Empower Chattanooga Announces Save It Forward

When Glenda Whelcher started saving more than $100 on her utility bill after making changes she learned from a Basic Energy Efficiency Workshop hosted by green|spaces program Empower Chattanooga, she was able to buy necessities for her family but also able to keep her gas tank full. With a full gas tank, she was able to provide rides for her friends and neighbors to important doctor ... (click for more)

TBA Asks Judicial Candidates To Sign Code Of Conduct

With three Tennessee Supreme Court Justices and seven intermediate appellate judges facing retention elections, along with 15 trial judges and a number of local judges on the ballot in August, the Tennessee Bar Association is renewing its effort to assure fair and impartial judicial elections by asking judges to subscribe to the Tennessee Fair Judicial Campaign Code of Conduct. ... (click for more)

Mayor Berke Pledges $6 Million For New Recreation Center At Avondale

Mayor Andy Berke announced Thursday that he plans to include $6 million in his upcoming budget for a new Recreation Center at Avondale. He said at a press conference at the current center on Dodson Avenue, "We want to make an investment in Avondale." Mayor Berke said the current center by Wilcox Boulevard was built in 1949 and last remodeled in 2002. The new center, which ... (click for more)

Developer Plans Single-Family Homes, Townhomes, Apartments, Retail On 7.5 Acres At South Broad Street

A developer is planning single-family homes, apartments, townhomes and retail on a 7.5-acre South Broad Street site. The development by South Broad LLC and DEW LLC is located within several blocks between South Broad Street, W. 26th Street, Long Street and W. 27th Street. It would include a 3-story U-shaped apartment building with ground floor retail at the north end of the ... (click for more)

Thankful For The Vital Role Teachers Played In My Life

Re: Roy Exum: Teachers Day Tomorrow Roy, I am especially appreciative of your poignant column written in tribute to teachers.  It made me tear up, as I have encountered both as a student and a career educator-- teachers like the second-grade teacher who said, "I wish you were my little girl" and teachers like Mrs. Poindexter.   My teachers have played such a vital ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘No’ To Schools Budget

When the Hamilton County Commissioners and officials of the Hamilton County Department of Education met for 3 ½ hours on Tuesday, they studied a proposed budget of roughly $385 million – this $24.2 million over an anticipated $361 million in revenues. Now let’s pretend it is a Tuesday night at your own kitchen table and your favorite son – after misbehaving in a somewhat stunning ... (click for more)