The Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department will be closing the Riverwalk from the Dam to the Riverpark’s main entrance on Thursday, due to tree trimming.
If necessary the work will continue on Friday.
July 29, 2016
The Colonel Return Jonathan Meigs Society of the Children of the American Revolution collected and donated a variety of school supplies to help support the Northside Neighborhood House’s Back-to-School ... (click for more)
Riverfront Parkway between Chestnut Street and Power Alley will be closed from 9 a.m.-10 p.m. on Friday, July 29 and 9 a.m. to midnight on Saturday, July 30 for The Moving ... (click for more)
The Vietnam Wall is on display at the Chattanooga Riverfront (click for more)
The Colonel Return Jonathan Meigs Society of the Children of the American Revolution collected and donated a variety of school supplies to help support the Northside Neighborhood House’s Back-to-School Shop. This NNH program helps provide school supplies to over 230 local children and is held in August to provide assistance to families in need. (click for more)
Riverfront Parkway between Chestnut Street and Power Alley will be closed from 9 a.m.-10 p.m. on Friday, July 29 and 9 a.m. to midnight on Saturday, July 30 for The Moving Wall. The Moving Wall will be coming to Chattanooga July 29-31 at Ross's Landing and is free to the public. It is the only half-size replica of the Vietnam ... (click for more)
A 28-year-old man was shot and killed in East Chattanooga early Friday morning. The victim was identified as Jeremy Clark. At 1:20 a.m., Chattanooga Police officers responded to 2008 Glass St. on a person shot. One victim was found suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Police said investigators were gathering information on the potential ... (click for more)
Democratic assessor of property candidate Mark Siedlecki filed an amended financial disclosure form on Friday afternoon after county Republicans said he accepted far above the legal limit from a corporation he heads. The new disclosure said he made personal loans totaling $38,288 to the campaign. It does not include any in-kind contributions. The earlier forms listed ... (click for more)
It started with a simple “what if” question while Atlanta officials were working on a bid to host the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. A group of amateur kayakers from the city began asking themselves: “What if Atlanta’s bid is successful? Then where would the Olympic whitewater canoe and kayak races be held?” To some of the members of that group, the answer was obvious. ... (click for more)
This is a personal thing but one of my pet peeves is the little advertising stickers I sometimes find on the top of the front page of my newspaper. An editor at the newspaper has already determined a bit of news he or she feels I should read. And then the sticker covers it up so I have to peel it off before I can read “All the news that is fit to print.” As I groveled over my ... (click for more)