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City Board Approves Hyatt Hotel For Main Street Despite Height Concerns

  • 12/8/2022

A city board on Thursday afternoon approved a Hyatt hotel for 105 East Main St. despite some neighborhood concerns about its height. The motion that was approved by the Form Based Code Committee was for a maximum height of 65 feet, including a rooftop bar with a setback of some 20 feet from the edge of the building. Developer Hiren Desai is planning the hotel at a current vacant lot. The builder, Alex Grace of Grace Construction, said it would be the first Hyatt property in the city and would include a 10-foot setback in front for outdoor dining as well as an activated rooftop. Elliott and Nina Davenport and Charlie Brock, who live at the nearby Crabtree condos on Williams ... (click for more)

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Last of the season's bright leaves frame the historic Brabson House on Brabson Hill
Last of the season's bright leaves frame the historic Brabson House on Brabson Hill
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Hotel By Convention Center Sells For $14,560,000

  • 12/8/2022

The hotel just south of the Chattanooga Convention Center has sold for $14,560,000. The Staybridge Suites is at 1300 Carter St. The five-story hotel includes 112,630 square feet of space. It was built in 2003. The sale was to M2 Chattanooga Downtown Llc from Gayatriguru Investments Inc. (click for more)

Closed Shallowford Road Walmart Neighborhood Center Sells For $9.2 Million

  • 12/8/2022

The Walmart Neighborhood Center at 4110 Shallowford Road that closed after five years of operation has been sold for $9.2 million. The sale was to Eastvale Shopping Center Llc from Aec Eat Llc. The building includes 41,868 square feet and is on 6.29 acres. The grocery with pharmacy opened in January 2016. It was closed in February ... (click for more)

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report
  • 12/9/2022

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ALVARADO-MARTINEZ, ALEJANDRO ENRIQUE 2606 E 45 ST CHATTANOOGA, 37404 Age at Arrest: 46 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s) BALLANGER, BRANNON JORDAN 1212 BELMEADE AVE CHATTANOOGA, 374111412 Age at Arrest: 22 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County VIIOLATION OF PROBATION (AGGRAVATED BURGLARY ) DRUGS GENERAL CATEGORY FOR RESALE DRUGS GENERAL CATEGORY FOR ... more

Balanced CSAS Bops Central, 77-42
  • 12/8/2022

The Chattanooga School For Arts & Sciences lost a tough one-point basketball game at Brainerd Tuesday night, so the Patriots entered Thursday night’s game at Central a bit on the upset side and ready to prove a point. The Patriots made the Purple Pounders pay as they raced to a 30-13 lead after one quarter en route to a convincing 77-42 victory in a non-district game. CSAS improves to 6-3 overall while Central falls to 3-7. CSAS coach Zach Dragoo will be the first to tell you ... more

Dan Fleser: Key Out For Season With Serious Medical Condition
Dan Fleser: Key Out For Season With Serious Medical Condition
  • 12/8/2022

Tennessee will be without Tamari Key for the duration of its women’s basketball season after doctors found blood clots in her lungs during testing. The 6-foot-6 senior ... more

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