2011 Business Review, Part Two: Changing and Rearranging

Nama moved to the 500 Block of Gay Street Judging from the responses to yesterday’s blog post, I think I’ve caused a great depression to settle over everyone who loves, laments and cheers for our little city. I’ll agree it was depressing to see such a list of lost businesses. Of course, there were many […]

Two Business Monday: 31 Bistro, Julie Apple Handbags

31 Bistro (formerly La Costa), Market Square, Knoxville I’m no food critic and I know nothing about women’s handbags – or men’s for that matter – but I found myself in each of these businesses recently, so I thought I’d send out a few thoughts. Take them for what they are – one guy’s opinion. […]

October Business Update, Part 2

It is amazing how quickly things continue to change downtown. In this post I’ll mention some changes that have happened and others that are underway. These have been mentioned in other places (particularly Josh Flory’s excellent Property Scope), for the most part, so there is no huge breaking news to be found here, but it […]