Downtown Knoxville Ten Day Planner (3/17 – 3/26/2019)

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 … [Continue reading]

A Preview of the Plans for the Kress Building and Wild Wing Cafe

As I mentioned in yesterday's article, Dave McFarland, current owner of the Kress Building offered to show me around the inside of the building and give me a look at the most recent version of the plans for the building which includes a large … [Continue reading]

More Questions Answered and an Odd Real Estate Pitch

Answers always net new questions on this blog, which is a good thing. Knoxville has a lot of balls in the air at once and I don't mean the iconic kind. There's a lot going on here and you all are all about it. So, let's look at some of the questions … [Continue reading]

Three Questions Answered and a Couple of Other Random Pieces of Information

One of the fun things about doing what I do is that people are always running into me and saying, "Hey, quick question . . ." It leads to some of my favorite conversations. Often the person asking the question about a random downtown topic knows more … [Continue reading]

New Restaurant Announced for Former Bank Space

What happens when banks no longer need huge lobbies? If they're located in a city as lucky as this one, they might get an exciting new restaurant. That's what will happen later this year when David Rule of Maryville's Walnut Kitchen opens his new … [Continue reading]