Free Lung Health Community Day Offered In Chattanooga

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The American Lung Association is offering a free Lung Health Community Day in Chattanooga on Saturday, March 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

The event will be at East Dale Community Center, 1312 Moss Street, Chattanooga, Tn. 37411.


Morning Pointe Donates Handmade Blankets And Caps To MaryEllen Locher’s “Hats From The Heart”

Helen Neubauer Donates 6 Handmade Quilts To Children's Hospital At Erlanger

Center For Mindful Living’s Catalyst 2019 Fundraiser To Feature PechaKucha Format


The residents of Morning Pointe of Hixson (TN) are passionate about giving back to the greater community. Each year, the assisted living and Alzheimer’s memory care community supports the CHI ... (click for more)

Helen Neubauer donated six handmade quilts to pediatric patients at Children’s Hospital at Erlanger. This is her second quilt donation to Erlanger, and she plans to continue to support the ... (click for more)

The Center for Mindful Living’s annual fundraising event on Wednesday, April 3, will bring together individuals interested in the possibility of health and well-being through positive change. ... (click for more)


Living Well

Morning Pointe Donates Handmade Blankets And Caps To MaryEllen Locher’s “Hats From The Heart”

The residents of Morning Pointe of Hixson (TN) are passionate about giving back to the greater community. Each year, the assisted living and Alzheimer’s memory care community supports the CHI Memorial Foundation by donating fleece blankets hand-tied by the residents and caps hand-knitted by resident Vera Sachleben. Most recently, they donated 75 fleece blankets and 18 caps to MaryEllen ... (click for more)

Helen Neubauer Donates 6 Handmade Quilts To Children's Hospital At Erlanger

Helen Neubauer donated six handmade quilts to pediatric patients at Children’s Hospital at Erlanger. This is her second quilt donation to Erlanger, and she plans to continue to support the hospital with more. In fall 2018, Ms. Neubauer and her husband donated nine quilts. Previously, she and her mother donated quilts to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, but when Murphy Medical ... (click for more)

Breaking News

3 Men Shot In 3 Separate Incidents Overnight

Three men were shot overnight in three separate shootings. At approximately 7:33 p.m. on Monday, Chattanooga Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 1900 block of Garfield Street. Upon arrival, police located evidence of a crime scene and secured the scene. While on the scene, police were advised by a local hospital that a man, 49, had arrived with non-life ... (click for more)

Signal Mountain Council Puts Off Vote On Water Rates Until All Members Are Present

An important item on the Signal Mountain Council’s meeting agenda for Monday night was tabled until the next meeting, anticipating that all five council members will present. That was done because Mayor Dan Landrum was concerned with appearances of a vote by just three council members. Both Vice Mayor Amy Speek and Councilmember Robert Spalding were absent. An ordinance that ... (click for more)

Opinion

What Is That Smell?

A septic tank functions beautifully until it doesn't. When a septic tank or field line ceases to function properly, E. coli and other bacteria will leak. It can move into the surrounding land or ground water. Anyone who has lived next door to a home with a progressively failing septic system will eventually notice the smell of sewage when it discharges. Raw sewage can leak for long ... (click for more)

Our Roads Need To Be Repaired For Ironman - And Response

Chattanooga being a finalist for the 2021 Ironman is great news. The business gained at the local bicycle repair shops from bent rims, busted tires and warped frames should produce some great local revenue. The local physicians should see a surge as well from the twisted ankles and busted up knees from dips, humps and pot holes on our area roads that could swallow a small child. ... (click for more)