Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Franklin and Brentwood areas.

Trader Joe's now open in Cool Springs

The grocery store offers specialty snacks, produce, meats, cheeses, frozen items, flowers, pantry items and personal care items.

US Department of Education opens investigation into Tennessee's opt-out mask policy

The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights announced Aug. 30 it has opened investigations in five states, including Tennessee, that have issued prohibitions or blocks on local universal mask mandates.



Chuy's now open in Brentwood

With a menu featuring queso, nachos, fajitas, enchiladas and margaritas, Chuy’s offers dine-in, curbside to-go and delivery services.

Williamson County moving COVID-19 testing, vaccinations back to Ag Expo Center

Starting Sept. 7, officials with the Williamson County Health Department will move operations for COVID-19 testing and vaccinations back to the county Ag Expo Center.


F8 Well Centers now open in Brentwood

Founded by Dr. Benjamin Galyardt, the center uses the Galyardt Method to offer individualized and comprehensive care promoting optimal health and increased well-being, according to the F8 Well Centers of Nashville Facebook page.

Wendy Sturges and Beth Marshall contributed to this report.