Kindred Bridal Prepares to Open in the Old City

Kindred Bridal, soon to open at 111 East Jackson, Suite 203, in the Old City continues the string of openings announced in the area. The business is located on the second floor, back side of the building. The choice was intentional on the part of owner Madelyn Cunningham. The business is a destination and she […]

Eddie’s Health Shoppe to Open a Downtown Location

When I interviewed Kelley and Eddie Reymond last May about their beautiful home at the Ely Building downtown, Eddie said something that stuck with me. He said he wanted to not only live downtown, but to be an important part of the center city. The co-founder of the Knoxville Track Club and Knoxville Marathon is […]

South Coast Market Announced for Sevier Avenue

  *This story has been updated with added information. The biggest news seems to bounce between the north and south ends of downtown. South Knoxville has been particularly hot in recent months and years. One of the early stories I covered along Sevier Avenue was Alliance Brewing Company and one of the most recent was […]

Tall Man Toys and Comics Opens on Gay Street

The development push out from downtown’s core to the north continues, with the soft opening this past weekend of Tall Man Toys and Comics. Located at 609 N. Gay, it is found in the Beaman Building, right next to Pop Weasel Emporium which opened almost two years ago. Owner Mike Hermann says he’d planned to […]

Central Depot Opens at Guess Which Corner?

For those of you playing along at home, the correct answer would be at the corner of Central and Depot. Trick question. Knoxville’s newest addition to both bars and businesses moving to the north near the Depot and beyond, opened its doors softly last week and a bit more loudly last weekend. Central Depot has […]