Traffic Signal Out At Shallowford, Hickory Valley Tuesday Night

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Completion of a utility project will cause the traffic signal at the intersection of Shallowford Road and Hickory Valley Road to be non-working from 7:30-9:30 p.m. today (Tuesday).

A police officer will be on site to provide traffic control.

Dade County And The Arts - In Defense of Ugliness

Growing up here in the Southeast, one of the things I heard over and over again whenever someone was being smartalecky, rude, off-color, or otherwise impolite, was that that person was “just being ugly.” I don't know if that is a particularly Southern take, or if it is a style of dismissiveness present in other parts of the country (or the world). What seemed to be true in ... (click for more)

New York Times Best Selling Author Ayelet Waldman Book Signing Set For Thursday At The Chattanooga Public Library

Friends of the  Chattanooga  Public Library  announces that Ayelet Waldman, New York Times Best Selling author  will be at the downtown Chattanooga Public Library, 1001 Broad Street,  Fourth Floor,  between  from  6:30-7:30 p.m.  on  Thursday .  Ayelet Waldman will be speaking about her writing process and her latest ... (click for more)

Gannett Buys Memphis Commercial Appeal, Knoxville News-Sentinel, Other Newspapers

The Memphis Commercial Appeal and the Knoxville News-Sentinel are among 15 daily newspapers acquired Wednesday by Gannett, which already owns the Nashville Tennessean. That leaves the Chattanooga Times Free Press as the only large daily print newspaper in Tennessee not owned by Gannett, which is also the parent of USA Today. The $280 million purchase from Milwaukee-based ... (click for more)

Haslam Stops By Chattanooga Volkswagen; Says Tennessee "Married" To Troubled Automaker; SUV Line Still Set To Go Forward

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam spoke Wednesday after a mass team meeting with Volkswagen management and workers in an attempt to reassure Chattanoogans that local production is still on schedule and that his office still trusts that the Chattanooga plant is a solid long-term investment, despite the company's ongoing emissions scandal.   He said that legislation have ... (click for more)

Erlanger Settlement Understandable, But Disgusting

Re: Erlanger Reaches Settlement With Former CEO Understandable from a legal liability standpoint but disgusting non the less. Gus Bryan (click for more)

Roy Exum: An Unfortunate Sentence

There was a most unfortunate line in a recent email written to me and, in retrospect, I should not have included it in some examples of the huge response regarding the bicycle lanes now being installed on Broad Street. I’ll admit I misread the line because I feel certain I know what the writer was trying to convey. As a matter of fact, I received enough of an outcry I want to clarify ... (click for more)