A New Business Opens Across the River

It’s been a hot area for quite some time. That spot just over the river from the core of downtown continues to explode. In the recent past we’ve had openings at SoKno Taco, Trailhead Beer Market, Alliance Brewing, Landing House, Uncle Lem’s, Three Bears Coffee, Honey Bee Coffee, Riverside Veterinary Clinic and more. Suttree Landing […]

Despite Cold, Knoxville Open Streets Celebrates SoKno

Photos and Story by Heidi Hornick With yesterday’s temperature never getting above 40 degrees, and the wind chill making it feel like 35, only the hale and hearty would be expected to attend an outdoor event. Open Streets is as much a celebration of a community’s progress as it is an opportunity for the entire […]

Landing House Opens on Sevier Avenue

Activity on the south side of the river continues to grow rapidly as the number of new businesses proliferates. The latest is Landing House at 1147 Sevier Avenue in an area that has become one of the hottest on that side of the river. With Suttree Landing Park nearby and a growing collection of businesses, […]

Riverside Veterinary Clinic Opens Just Across the River

Riverside Veterinary Clinic has opened at 1111 Sevier Avenue, just a short walk or bike ride across the river. Given downtown and south Knoxville’s affinity for furry friends, it’s a welcome addition. Offering full veterinary services, there should be plenty of demand and Dr. Leah Wulforst is ready to start. The clinic received final approvals Monday […]

SoKno Taco Cantina Opens Just South of Downtown

SoKno Taco Cantina opened two weeks ago at 3701 Sevierville Pike. It’s just past the end of the James White Parkway (turn left at the end and you are there). It’s near several Knoxville landmarks. The Round-Up Restaurant, a south Knoxville institution for at least four decades, was already revered when I lived at 3716 […]