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5 upcoming weekend ramp closures on I-440 in Nashville

As part of the  ongoing project to widen I-440 in Nashville, several weekend ramp closures are scheduled throughout the corridor, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation.


Ashley Homestore opens new Nashville store in Berry Hill

Ashley Homestore opened Oct. 21 in Berry Hill at 719 Thompson Lane, Ste. 1, Nashville. The company offers …


Nashville Mayor John Cooper creates government transparency task force

Mayor John Cooper created a task force responsible for reviewing city practices on ethics and government transparency, according to an Oct. 22 news release.



Fabletics now open at The Mall at Green Hills in Nashville

Fabletics, an activewear shop co-founded by Kate Hudson, opened Oct. 19 inside The Mall at Green Hills, 2126 …


Mayor John Cooper says cold weather shelters will open this winter in Nashville

Metro Nashville's emergency cold weather shelters will open this winter, Mayor John Cooper announced Oct. 17.


Rare cars, handmade goods and fall festivals: 4 things to do this weekend in Southwest Nashville, Oct. 18-20

Now that fall weather has taken over Middle Tennessee, check out outdoor festivals, a production of "Babe" …


The Dogwood now open in Midtown in Nashville

The Dogwood opened Oct. 17 in Midtown at 1907 Division St., Nashville, according to a social media post from the company. The two-story bar and restaurant features indoor and outdoor seating in the space formerly home to Soulshine Pizza Factory. The Dogwood is operated by Austin, Texas-based company Carmack Concepts and has locations in Austin and Houston. www.facebook.com/thedogwoodnashville



Clothing boutique Vici sets November opening date in Nashville

California-based clothing boutique Vici, stylized as VICI, is opening Nov. 8 at Capitol View in downtown Nashville’s North Gulch area, 1030 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Nashville, according to a social media post from the company.


Metro Nashville Council considers raising parking fines

Parking meter fines in Nashville could see a hike by the end of the year.


Metro Nashville to test tornado sirens Oct. 15

The Office of Emergency Management will test Metro Nashville's tornado siren system Tuesday, Oct. 15.


Nashville Mayor John Cooper rescinds executive order relating to sanctuary cities

Metro Nashville Mayor John Cooper announced Oct. 14 he has rescinded Executive Order 11, which was issued by his predecessor, former Mayor David Briley, earlier this year.



Trader Joe's opens second Nashville location this week near Belle Meade

Trader Joe's is opening Oct. 16 at 90 White Bridge Road, Nashville, according to an announcement on the …


Makeup company Morphe coming this fall to The Mall at Green Hills in Nashville

Cosmetics company Morphe is opening this fall inside The Mall at Green Hills, 2126 Abbott Martin Road, Nashville, according to the company.


Emerald Ash Borer topples Tennessee’s trees

Tennessee is home to more than 250 million ash trees, and an invasive species called the Emerald Ash Borer is threatening them.


Belmont University in Nashville to host presidential debate in 2020

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



Cocktail bar pH now open in Wedgewood-Houston in Nashville

Cocktail bar and restaurant pH opened Oct. 1 in Wedgewood-Houston at 1249 Martin St., Nashville. pH is …


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.


ROAD CLOSURE: I-440 at 21st Avenue and Hillsboro Pike in Nashville ramps to close Oct. 11-14

As part of the ongoing project to widen I-440 in Nashville, several ramp closures will be in place Oct. 11-14 at the I-440 interchange at 21st Avenue and Hillsboro Pike, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation.


Dogtopia opens dog boarding, day care and spa facility in Nashville

Dogtopia, a dog boarding, day care and spa facility with locations across the U.S., opened Oct. 10 at 1802 Eighth Ave. S., Nashville, according to a social media post from the company. Dogtopia offers live webcams throughout the 5,000-square-foot facility for owners to watch their pets. The new location is hosting a grand opening event Oct. 26. 615-486-2626. www.dogtopia.com/8thave-nashville



Craft fair at Centennial Park, 40th annual Oktoberfest: 4 things to do this weekend in and around Southwest Nashville, Oct. 11-13

Southwest Nashville has several things going on this weekend, from a semi-annual arts and crafts festival at Centennial Park to a pet adoption event near Berry Hill.


Clothing retailer Finnleys now open in 12 South in Nashville

Clothing and accessories boutique Finnleys celebrated its grand opening Oct. 5 at 2516 12th Ave. S., …


Hollie Ray Boutique to open in The Mall at Green Hills in October

Hollie Ray Boutique, a women's clothing and accessory store, will host a grand opening Oct. 25 for its new …


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.