Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Nov. 13-17

Friday, November 10, 2017

MON/13 Ribbon Cutting for Pinkberry

1 - 1:30 p.m.

Pinkberry: 815 Chestnut St.


TUES/14 Hixson Community Coffee

8 - 9 a.m.

H&R Block: 5724 HWY 153


TUES/14 Ribbon Cutting for Uncle Larry's at Summit Station

3 - 3:30 p.m.

Uncle Larry's at Summit Station: 8210 Apison Pike


WED/15 SouthSide Community Coffee

8 - 9 a.m.

The Spot: 1800 E Main St.


WED/15 Ooltewah/Collegedale Council Meeting

9:15 - 10:30 a.m.

Collegedale City Hall: 4910 Swinyar Dr.


WED/15 Hixson Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.

North River Civic Center: 1009 Executive Dr.



THUR/16 Enterprise Gateway Council Meeting

8:15 - 9:30 a.m.

Chattanooga State : 4501 Amnicola Hwy.

Networking from 8:15 - 8:30 a.m.

Program from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.



THUR/16 Ribbon Cutting for Hospice of Chattanooga

11 - 11:30 a.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: Blackford St.


THUR/16 North Hamilton County Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Budweiser: 200 Shearer St.



THUR/16 Business After Hours Sponsored  by The Westin

5 - 7 p.m.

The Westin: 801 Pine St.

Business After Hours brings an average of 100 business people together for

networking and refreshments. Business After Hours in November is

sponsored by The Westin. To RSVP, click HERE.

CRMA Manufacturers To Hold Excellence Awards Luncheon

The Chattanooga Regional Manufacturers Association will host its annual Manufacturers Excellence Awards Luncheon on Wednesday this week at the Chattanooga Convention Center, Exhibit Hall C.  The luncheon will begin at 11:30 a.m. and end at 1 p.m. The event serves to recognize members of the organization who exemplify practices resulting in manufacturing excellence. The ... (click for more)

Nominations Open For 2018 International Business Awards

The International Business Council (IBC) of the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce announces the second annual IBC International Business Awards. These awards showcase the positive contributions international businesses make to the greater Chattanooga region. Any Chattanooga area businesses engaged in international trade (either products or services, importing or exporting) are ... (click for more)

Jury Clears Juvenile Judge Philyaw Of Discrimination Charge In Dismissal Of Openly Gay Magistrate

A federal jury deliberated about an hour on Tuesday afternoon before ruling in favor of Juvenile Court Judge Rob Philyaw, who had been sued by an openly gay magistrate that he dismissed. Judge Travis McDonough had dismissed the other two defendants - Court Administrator Sam Mairs and Hamilton County - from the case at the close of the proof. Judge Philyaw said, "I thank the ... (click for more)

Attorney Elliott Says City Council Action On Mountain Creek Zoning Case "Highly Irregular And Highly Illegal"

The City Council on Tuesday night took action on a Mountain Creek zoning case, though attorney Sam Elliott said it was "highly irregular and highly illegal." The council voted 7-2 to instruct the city attorney to file a new zoning case on a section of the former Quarry golf course against the wishes of the owner of the property and the developer who plans to buy it. Attorney ... (click for more)

Why Can't Someone Unstop The Water Buildup Problem At The I-24 Cummings Highway Exit? - And Response

Exit 174 on westbound Interstate 24 is closed again as is the westbound entrance ramp. Cummings Highway is shut as well. I inquired at TDOT on Dec. 28, 2015, why this continues to happen. The engineer’s response was that the drain from ground west of the interstate runs under private land and cover over it has caused that pipe to collapse. Obviously flow still goes through, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘We’ll Lose The Senate!’

A guy who I admire and respect wrote me yesterday. He had just read my story defending Bob Corker for honoring “The Code” due to his true friendship with Phil Bredesen. He is also no stranger to my vivid dislike of the Republican choice to replace Corker in the Senate. Marsha Blackburn is no match against Bredesen on any tier and it is clearly the Republican Party itself that has ... (click for more)