Dalton Police Hold Car Seat Check Saturday

Friday, September 20, 2019

The Dalton Police Department will be hosting a car seat check event Saturday from 1-4 p.m. at the Dalton Fire Department’s Station #2 at 1024 Abutment Road.

Certified car seat technicians will be on hand to check car seats for proper installation and also to ensure that kids are in the proper seat for their age, size, and weight.

The event is free to the public. 


Maury Nicely Publishes Book On Hoffa Trial

February Events At The Chattanooga Public Library

Girl Scouts Of Southern Appalachians Host Annual Cookie Creations Fundraiser


“Hoffa in Tennessee: The Chattanooga Trial that Brought Down an Icon,” a book by McCallie alumnus Maury Nicely ’89, is the story of the criminal trial that resulted in the downfall of Teamsters ... (click for more)

Celebrate Spring with the Library and a few special guests this month, including Dollywood’s Imagination Playhouse, chef Lil Oso and Outdoor Chattanooga. All events are free to attend, and materials ... (click for more)

The Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians will host their South-area Cookie Creations on March 24 at The Turnbull Building, 1401 Fort St. The event lasts from 6-9 p.m. Girl Scout alumnae, ... (click for more)




Happenings

Maury Nicely Publishes Book On Hoffa Trial

“Hoffa in Tennessee: The Chattanooga Trial that Brought Down an Icon,” a book by McCallie alumnus Maury Nicely ’89, is the story of the criminal trial that resulted in the downfall of Teamsters leader Jimmy Hoffa. Mr. Nicely used his skills as both a Chattanooga attorney and historian to tell a story of the trial that gripped Chattanooga in 1964. The trial resulted in a guilty ... (click for more)

February Events At The Chattanooga Public Library

Celebrate Spring with the Library and a few special guests this month, including Dollywood’s Imagination Playhouse, chef Lil Oso and Outdoor Chattanooga. All events are free to attend, and materials are provided. For inquiries or requests, contact Christina Sacco, Library Public Relations coordinator at 423-643-7711 or cpsacco@chattanooga.gov. Chatt & Chow Chef Spotlight: ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Board Of Downtown Business Improvement District Asks Finance Committee To Take Another Look At Help For Non-Profits

The board of the new downtown Business Improvement District voted on Wednesday to have its three-member finance committee take another look at providing help to four non-profits that are asking to be exempted from assessments. The board, acting on the recommendation of the finance panel, earlier rejected any reductions in amounts charged to the non-profits that filed appeals. ... (click for more)

Steve Brookes, Of Boston Business Improvement District, Chosen To Lead Chattanooga BID

An official of the Boston Business Improvement District has been chosen to be executive director of the new Chattanooga BID. The local BID board on Wednesday approved the selection of Steve Brookes, who joined the Downtown Boston BID in March of 2011. He serves as the Boston BID's Clean & Hospitality Operations Director. In that role, he oversees the team of the BID's ... (click for more)

Opinion

Good Urban Design

Chattanooga is enjoying a robust movement to plan developments in a number of downtown neighborhoods, and there is good reason to believe that well designed development should be welcomed. The opposite is also true, that bad or poorly designed development should not be welcomed, especially if it seriously degrades the existing neighborhood. In the case of a sought after rezoning ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Manny Is Best For All

I am not a big fan of Bill Hagerty, the early front-runner to replace Lamar Alexander as Tennessee’s next Senator, because I dislike the thought of six more years with a partisan puppet. Hagerty was in Chattanooga earlier this week to tell the Hamilton County Pachyderm Club how loyal he is to President Donald Trump, how much he enjoys laughing at the Democrats’ presidential field ... (click for more)