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Mayor John Cooper issues curfew in Nashville following protests at City Hall

Following an outbreak of violence at a rally for George Floyd, Metro Nashville Police are calling for people to go home.


1:23 PM May 21, 2020 CDT

TDOT: No lane closures over Memorial Day weekend

Drivers in Tennessee may notice some lane closures in place at long-term construction projects.


State preps to expand hospital capacity, plus four other Nashville updates

Here are five recent updates from the Nashville area on businesses reopening, the path to economic recovery and more.



Tennessee coronavirus cases up by more than 400 in past 24 hours; 4 more deaths confirmed

New reported cases have risen by less than 2% in the past 24 hours.


Colts Chocolates to reopen June 2 inside The Mall at Green Hills

The Nashville-based company will open a new retail store on the same day at its factory in Inglewood.


Metro Nashville Council to accept virtual, in-person comments at June 2 public hearing on FY 2020-21 budget

Metro Nashville Council is utilizing a call-in method for public comments on Mayor John Cooper's proposed FY 2020-21 opearting budget.


Frist Art Museum in Nashville to reopen in phases starting June 22

All exhibitions that opened before the Frist Art Museum closed March 15 will be extended past their original closing dates.



Tennessee preps alternate care site in Nashville to increase COVID-19 hospital capacity in region

If state health officials determine additional hospital capacity is needed in Middle Tennessee, the alternate site will allow space for 67 beds.


Coronavirus cases in Tennessee rise by 373 in 24 hours

More than 6,000 people have been tested over the past 24 hours, according to the Tennessee Department of Health.


Tuesday Morning in Green Hills to close after company files for bankruptcy

The company plans to close one third of its 687 total stores.


Coronavirus cases in Tennessee rise by 341 in 24 hours

Nearly 410,000 tests have been conducted statewide as of May 27.



St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll marathon in Nashville rescheduled for November

The annual race was originally scheduled for April 25-26.


ROAD CLOSURE: I-440 at I-65 ramp in Nashville to close May 29-June 1

Construction on I-440 in Nashville is set to wrap up this summer.


Virtual summer learning and more: News from Nashville

Read the latest news from Community Impact Newspaper's coverage of the Nashville area.


Metro Nashville Public Schools to launch virtual summer learning program June 1

Metro Nashville Public Schools will offer its summer learning program in an online-only format this year as a result of COVID-19.




Businesses slowly reopen according to Metro Nashville guidelines

With Phase II of Metro's plan to reopen now underway, take a look at how local businesses are reopening with restrictions still in place.


Coronavirus cases in Tennessee rise by 462 in 24 hours

Cases numbers rose by 2.2% since May 24.


ROUNDUP: Businesses reopen in Metro Nashville

Here are three updates on the reopenings of Nashville businesses, including Nordstrom in The Mall at Green Hills.



Coronavirus cases in Tennessee rise by 356, surpassing 20,000 total cases

More than 380,000 tests have been conducted statewide.


Restaurant reopenings, rising unemployment and 3 other Nashville stories

Here are five recent updates from Metro Nashville, on plans for school in the fall semester, info on the economic impact of coronavirus and more.


Coronavirus cases in Tennessee rise by 433 in past 24 hours

Here are the coronavirus updates to know May 22.




Community centers, other park facilities in Nashville to reopen at 50% capacity May 26

Community centers, nature centers and other facilities have been closed since late March.


Capacity restrictions lifted from restaurants, retailers in Tennessee; large attractions can also reopen

While social distancing guidelines are still in place, Gov. Bill Lee is allowing select businesses across the state to operate at up to full capacity.