Makers Donuts Offered For Sale

A simple message on the Makers Donuts Facebook page¬†caught my attention a few days ago: Hey friends! Big announcement…Sara and I are offering Makers Donuts for sale (the business, not the building). We’re looking to sell it to a passionate, full-time owner who loves donuts and loves Knoxville. Please message me or send me an […]

Embassy Suite Details – And Three Favorite Local Businesses to Join Them at the Location

It’s been nearly three months since the announcement that the Conley Building at 505 – 507 Gay Street would become an Embassy Suites. The long under-utilized building sits at arguably the most prominent intersection in the city and development, long overdue, had been entangled in legal wrangling between the owners. Very few details were included […]

Makers Donuts Opens Today – With Free Donuts

This is where we find out precisely who the truly devoted readers of Inside of Knoxville – and true doughnut lovers – really are. As of 7:00 AM this morning, Makers Donuts not only opens, but owners Sean and Sara Alsobrooks will be dishing out a free confection to each customer until they are gone. […]

Remedy Coffee Plans Move From Current Location

  About six years ago, Remedy Coffee opened at 125 W. Jackson with a mission to serve good coffee in a good environment, while building the community. Owned by Knoxlife Church and operated by minister Sean Alsobrooks and wife Sara, the venture has been a successful one. Several things have changed, however, in the intervening […]

Maker’s Donuts: Doughnuts On the Way for Downtown

Now that a pharmacy is on the way to downtown, I haven’t heard a consensus for what we need next. I have heard doughnuts mentioned more than once and, while it might not be the most essential downtown need, it is certainly a nice amenity to add to the mix. I’m also excited about the […]