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.

$10

 

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.

$10

 

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.

$10

 

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.


State Supreme Court Holds That Evidence Cannot Be Used To Contradict Written Words In Contract

Public Space Study Continues With Gehl's Visit

GDOL Keeping Up With Pace Of Federal Claims From Furloughed Workers


In a case closely watched by Tennessee’s business community, the Tennessee Supreme Court has held that trial courts cannot use evidence outside of the written agreement—called “extrinsic” evidence—to ... (click for more)

Gehl Studio, internationally recognized for their "people first" urban design work, will be making their third visit to Chattanooga. On Jan. 29 from 5:30-6:30 p.m., they'll be hosting an open ... (click for more)

The national story that aired on ABC Nightly News on Wednesday does not reflect the state of Georgia’s handling of unemployment insurance claims for furloughed federal workers. The network did ... (click for more)


Business

State Supreme Court Holds That Evidence Cannot Be Used To Contradict Written Words In Contract

In a case closely watched by Tennessee’s business community, the Tennessee Supreme Court has held that trial courts cannot use evidence outside of the written agreement—called “extrinsic” evidence—to interpret a contract if that evidence is used to contradict the contract’s written terms. Beginning in 1999, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Inc., signed agency agreements with ... (click for more)

Public Space Study Continues With Gehl's Visit

Gehl Studio, internationally recognized for their "people first" urban design work, will be making their third visit to Chattanooga. On Jan. 29 from 5:30-6:30 p.m., they'll be hosting an open house at The Bessie Smith Cultural Center to seek input about people's experiences in public spaces downtown. The meeting is part of larger study to improve public spaces in the District. (click for more)

Breaking News

2nd Man Charged In October 2018 Murder Of Jacob Dakota Moore Of Apison

A second arrest has been made in the October 2018 murder of Jacob Dakota Moore of Apison. Authorities earlier charged Askia Witherow in the slaying. On Thursday, warrants were issued for James David Robinson, 42, charging him with one count of first-degree murder, one count of especially aggravated kidnapping, four counts of especially aggravated robbery, four counts ... (click for more)

Linda Damewood Killed, Another Critical, Third Injured In Shooting At Crossville

One person was killed, another critically injured and a third hurt in a shooting at Crossville on Saturday. Linda Damewood, 74, of Crossville, was dead at the scene. The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, Tansi Security, and Tennessee Highway Patrol units responded to 8610 Cherokee Trail at approximately 6:38 p.m. to a reported shooting. Cumberland County Sheriff’s ... (click for more)

Opinion

Senator Alexander: A Reasonable Proposal To End The Government Shutdown

A government shutdown is always the wrong idea. It is the wrong idea under President Trump, just as it was the wrong idea under President Obama. Members of Congress should first remember that when a president who has been duly elected by the people of the United States -- whatever you may think of him or her -- has a legitimate objective, it is our responsibility to do everything ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

It seems there has been quite an increase in calls from telemarketers and I asked my man Cleo if he had any idea how to stop them. “What works if you are male -- Telemarketer: "Hi, my name is Judy and I'm with XYZ Company." You wait for a second and, with a real husky voice, ask, "What are you wearing?" If you are a female try this: Cry out in surprise, "Judy? Is that you? Oh my ... (click for more)