Rhythm N Blooms Festival Embroiled in Dispute

*The following is based on a public document obtained directly from me by request from the Knox County Chancery Court. The interpretation of that document is mine alone. I have interpreted it to the best of my understanding and as accurately as I am able. It is, however, a legal document and I am not […]

Knoxville’s Axle Logistics Builds Company, Plans Expansion and New Headquarters

Axle Logistics may not be a household name, but it’s one of Knoxville’s biggest recent success stories. Founders Jon Clay and Drew Johnson started the company in 2012 and it has grown to be one of the top 100 (out of 18,000) logistics companies in the country. The rapid growth of this home-grown business has […]

IndiaFest Comes to the World’s Fair Park This Weekend

It might be a surprise to some (it was to me), that the latest festival to hit downtown has been going strong since 2005. Traditionally held at the Hindu Community Center and Temple, its growth has paralleled the growth of the local Indian community which numbered in the low hundreds in 1992 when the Temple […]

Downtown Knoxville Ten Day Planner (9/15 – 1/24/2019)

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 […]

Updates for Your Weekend

Here are a few points of interest from the week and the weekend as you take that well-deserved break: The groundbreaking for the $10 million Urban Wilderness Gateway Park was held Wednesday at the southern end of the James White Parkway. Designed to be the major entry-point to the 1,000 acre Urban Wilderness, it will […]