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State Counting on Fiscal Cliff Deal

State Counting on Fiscal Cliff Deal

December 5, 2012 at 6:33 pm

Governor Bill Haslam doesn’t appear to be spending much time working on the “what if’s” of a fiscal cliff. He’s counting on a compromise.

Businesses Still Eligible for Flood Help

August 9, 2010 at 1:02 pm

The deadline for flood victims to get help with property damage passed last week, but there is still help available for businesses that lost income.

Literacy Board Wants Metro Employee Reinstated

February 17, 2009 at 8:40 am

Literacy advocates in Nashville want city leaders to reinstate a position they say is key to teaching adults to read.

Anonymous Grant Challenges Tennessee Repertory Theatre Fundraising

January 30, 2009 at 3:56 pm

A one-hundred thousand dollar donation came at a critical time for the Tennessee Repertory Theatre.

Corps of Engineers Taking Comments on Proposed Marinas at Old Hickory

January 20, 2009 at 8:26 am

Developers are looking to build marinas on Old Hickory Lake, if they can get the Army Corps of Engineer’s approval. That depends on how they could affect the environment.

Nashville NAACP Wants 5,000 New Members

January 12, 2009 at 12:41 pm

The Nashville chapter of the NAACP wants to add 5-thousand members to its rolls as part of celebrating the organization’s 100th birthday this year.

TVA Facing Two Legal Threats Over Spill

December 30, 2008 at 6:35 pm

The Tennessee Valley Authority now faces legal action on two fronts after last week’s spill of over a billion gallons of ash waste, near Knoxville.

Country Music Hall of Fame Settles with McLean Trustee

December 30, 2008 at 3:13 pm

The Country Music Hall of Fame filed a settlement today with the bankruptcy estate of Bob McLean. The museum will pay 750-thousand dollars, but it will hold on to instruments purchased with money from the fraudulent investor.

Charities Expect Bump in Donations

December 29, 2008 at 6:06 am

Charities that operate thrift stores across Middle Tennessee are expecting a last minute rush of donations this week.

No guarantee homeowners will find help in foreclosure

December 22, 2008 at 6:00 am

Homeowners facing foreclosure and looking for help to keep their houses have no guarantee they’ll find the right people for the job. WPLN has one Middle Tennessee woman’s story.

Planning Commission Staff Wants Metro Council to Decide Fate of Park Preserve

December 11, 2008 at 9:39 am

The Metro Planning Commission could vote tonight to hand the fate of a new Habitat for Humanity development to the Metro Council.

Credit Unions in Middle Tennessee Set Themselves Apart

November 12, 2008 at 6:17 pm

CEOs from seven Middle Tennessee credit unions are looking to set themselves apart from other financial institutions that have been hard hit by the economic downturn.

Cole: Nashville Needs to Address Homelessness Differently

November 7, 2008 at 5:03 pm

The Chairman of Nashville’s Homeless Commission says the city is unwise in the way it spends money to fight the problem, and might turn to business or private providers who are most affected by the homeless.

CNM Sends Out Warning to Non-Profits

October 2, 2008 at 4:14 pm

The Center for Non-Profit Management sent out a warning to local charities today, suggesting they batten down the hatches. And if they’re not feeling the current economic crisis, they will.

Childcare Stands Between Poverty and Jobs in Nashville

September 23, 2008 at 6:10 am

Service providers say childcare increasingly stands between Nashville parents living in poverty and getting a good job.

Rutherford County school issues laptop computers to students

September 22, 2008 at 4:16 pm

A Rutherford County couple today launched a pilot program to give laptop computers to students throughout the county.

Trustees Seated for Maddox Foundation

September 10, 2008 at 8:13 am

A judge has approved a new slate of 14 trustees for the Dan and Margaret Maddox Foundation. Directors will guide the 55-million dollar trust, which has been stalled in litigation for four years.