5:08 PM Oct 11, 2019 CDT

Belmont University in Nashville to host presidential debate in 2020

Belmont University is hosting a presidential debate in 2020, the university announced Oct. 11.


Q&As: Meet the candidates running for the Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen

Registered voters in the city of Franklin will have a chance to cast their votes for four at-large aldermen and the mayor in this year's board of mayor and aldermen election.


Inflair Boutique now open in Franklin

Inflair Boutique, an Indian ethnic clothing store for men, women and children, held a grand opening Sept. 2 …



Spirit Airlines launches nonstop service at Nashville International Airport

Spirit Airlines launched service Oct. 10 from the Nashville International Airport to several U.S. cities.


Painted Tree Marketplace now open in Franklin

Painted Tree Marketplace opened Oct. 10 at 1113 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin. The store features home goods, …


Clean Juice now open in Brentwood

Clean Juice opened in mid-October at 205 Franklin Road, Ste. 170, Brentwood. The smoothie and juice spot …


Pure Sweat + Float Studio celebrates first year in Cool Springs

Pure Sweat + Float Studio celebrated its first anniversary at its Cool Springs location at 1560 W. McEwen Drive, Ste. 154, Franklin, on Oct. 9. The studio offers sauna sessions and floatation therapy.



The Gua Sha Facial now open in Brentwood

Owner Darlene McDowell opened The Gua Sha Facial in September at 7003 Chadwick Drive, Ste. 222, Brentwood. …


Metro Nashville to launch redesigned website in early 2020, offers preview

Metro Nashville is launching a redesigned website in early 2020, and the city wants residents to preview the new look and offer feedback, according to a news release.


Drybar to open new location in Brentwood Hill Center

Blow-dry styling salon Drybar is slated to open a new location in the Hill Center at 213 Franklin Road, Ste. 100, Brentwood, with an estimated opening date of Oct. 25, according to a company spokesperson. The 1,450-square-foot location will feature 10 styling chairs, marble bars, built-in phone docking stations and flat screens with movies for customers to watch during their blowout. Blowout options are bar-themed, with options including "The Cosmo," "The Mai Tai" and "The Southern Comfort."


Brentwood lifts ban on open burning

The city of Brentwood announced Oct. 8 it has lifted the ban on open burning in the city limits that was issued Sept. 23.



Early voting begins in Franklin city elections

Early voting in Franklin's municipal elections opened to residents the morning of Oct. 2, according to the county.


Franklin approves prioritized list of capital projects

Franklin officials approved the city’s updated capital investment program Aug. 13, prioritizing transportation projects such as the Long Lane and Peytonsville Road connector and improvements to intersections.


Black Diamond Culinary moving to physical location in Cool Springs

Black Diamond Culinary is building out a brick-and-mortar location at 615 Bakers Bridge Ave., Ste. 120, …


Epic Yoga provides varied classes for all

Leanne Woehlke opened Epic Yoga in Brentwood to be a place where anyone can find wellness through practicing yoga.



Franklin musician finds community in High Brow Coffee + Tea

Local musician Dustin Sauder bought High Brow Coffee + Tea after returning from tour, and immediately got to work applying his vision to the cozy Westhaven cafe.


Tony's Eat & Drink to open in Cool Springs

Owner Tony Urbanek will open Tony's Eat & Drink, a new bar and restaurant in Cool Springs, at 1000 …


Boozy archery, public safety and fall festivals; 4 things to do in Brentwood and Franklin this weekend

Besides Franklin's largest consignment sale , there are plenty of other events in the area as fall weather …


Crockett Elementary School named Blue Ribbon School by U.S. Department of Education

Crockett Elementary School in Brentwood was named by the U.S. Department of Education as a National Blue Ribbon School. It was one of just six Tennessee schools to receive the award.



Things to do: Consignment sale in Franklin-Cool Springs

A large consignment sale is kicking off tomorrow in Franklin, offering children and adult goods as well as home items.


Companies choose Williamson County for expansion, relocation

Williamson County has become a hotspot for big-name employers, and officials have been working for years to get the area to where it is today.


Courtyard Franklin Cool Springs expands to add meeting space

Work on an expansion project to add 2,000 square feet of meeting and event space was completed in …


Pumpkins, grape stomps, festivals and more: 11 fall events in the Greater Nashville area

Fall is here in Music City and there are several fall festivals and things to do in your neighborhood and …