Central Filling Station: Year-Round Food Truck Park Coming to Central

The couple has an appetite for all things urban. Alden and Scott Larrick are determined to bring a slice of other urban scenes they’ve enjoyed in their travels and various homes, to our center city. They think they’ve spotted something we’re missing and a spot that is ready for something cool. The couple plans to […]

Downtown Knoxville Ten Day Planner (10/15 – 10/24/2017)

If you want to be certain your event is included on this calendar, I’ll need your event two weeks in advance. The absolute best way to make sure I include your event is to make a FB event and invite me – two weeks in advance. My FB “events” are the one place I’ll go […]

New York City, Knoxville, San Francisco and Oakland

Worlds sometimes collide and that was the case for me, yesterday. After five days in New York City, Urban Woman, Urban Girl and I returned to Knoxville. I love Knoxville. But New York City, which I’ll probably write more about in the coming days, is, after all, New York City. Our visit there was fabulous […]

Legacy Housing Foundation: Improving Lives and Having Fun

The Legacy Housing Foundation was recently formed in Knoxville. Absent a big announcement, the focus, from the beginning has been to, “provide vital services and programs that make affordable housing communities better places to live.” It’s already been quietly going about its business, serving hundreds of residents, but it will soon have a coming out […]

What the Heck is the Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound and What are They Up To?

It’s got a long title and it may seem a little inscrutable at first. The title references the state (not the University), but what you’ll mostly find inside their walls buried in a basement at the East Tennessee History Center is a rich treasure-trove of east Tennessee recordings – both audio and visual. Easily the […]