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Study ranks Nashville 37th among peer cities for cultural and ethnic diversity

A new study by WalletHub based on U.S. Census data ranks Nashville slightly above the midpoint when it comes to cultural and ethnic diversity, and Franklin slightly below. Other cities in Williamson County were not

Loveless Cafe shares Valentines recipe for Red Velvet pancakes and waffles

LOVELESS CAFE If the traditional box of chocolates isn’t going to cut it, throw on your apron and mix up a treat for your sweetie yourself. At the Loveless Cafe, we love giving people new

RAMON PRESSON: How NOT to impress a literary magazine

Dear Editor, I know that your website says that your publication only accepts electronic submissions but according to your website you receive 5,000 submissions per month and publish less than 1% of them so I said

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

Doug Sarrett long ago received some advice from his dad: “Do something you like, because you’ll be doing it a long time.” A sound engineer in Nashville for the past 35 years, working with some of

Tell a love story on video and win a wedding at Ravenswood

CITY OF BRENTWOOD The City of Brentwood, which owns and operates The Ravenswood Mansion, is kicking off the new year with a dream wedding giveaway for one Middle Tennessee couple looking to wed in 2018. A cadre

‘America’s Got Talent’ holding auditions Jan. 13 in Nashville

NBC’s America’s Got Talent will be hosting open call auditions on Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Music City Center. Season 12 saw the crowning of 12-year-old singing ventriloquist Darci Lynne Farmer from Oklahoma City as the winner.  In addition to the $1

Brentwood-based nonprofit sells gift card bundles to build schools in Africa

Mocha Club kicked off a new campaign on Dec. 1, 2017, that features a unique Christmas gift option: a $250 bundle of gift cards for $35. Partnering with stores including Nisolo, Faherty, ALALA, Jack Mason, Hackwith, ONA,

Acme Feed & Seed is number-one restaurant destination for Lyft drivers

Acme Feed & Seed, Bridgestone Arena and Pinewood Social were among the top destinations for Lyft drivers in Nashville this year, according to a press release from the five-year-old ride-sharing company. The destinations were part

Brewery that suppported Tennessee State Parks pays tribute to revival of the chestnut tree

Nashville's Tennessee Brew Works, which during the summer released State Parks Blonde Ale with a portion of the proceeds going to support parks, is releasing its King Chestnut beer on Nov. 22 in celebration of

MasterChef is looking for amateur cooks in Nashville

Nashville is one of 11 cities hosting an Open Casting Call for the Fox cooking show MasterChef. The casting team is looking for talented amateur cooks from all types of backgrounds and with a range of

Haunting indie film shot in Nashville premieres Sunday in Franklin

By JUSTIN STOKES A celebration of the darkest offerings culture can bring, Halloween is a time for the shadow self to come to the surface. It’s an occasion that lets movie-goers indulge in madness, bloodshed, and

SHOWCASE HOME: Find classic, Tuscan design and elegance on Inveraray Drive

By REBEKAH JONES In the heart of Nashville sits the beautiful, Tuscan-inspired home of 31 Inveraray. It spans a full acre and has 4 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms and all the features one could dream of.

Nashville restaurant hosting disaster relief fundraiser for Puerto Rico and Mexico

The Metro Council’s Minority Caucus is partnering with the city’s hospitality industry to recognize the contribution of Latinos in our community while raising funds for people in Puerto Rico and Mexico who are reeling from

Heroes in Heels, supporting YMCA After Breast Cancer program, set for Oct. 24

YMCA OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE Country music artist Mary Sarah, a finalist on NBC’s The Voice is sharing her time and talent to support breast cancer survivors finding strength and recovery after treatment through the YMCA’s After Breast Cancer program.

Franklin Wine Festival is coming up: Check out the wine list

The 2017 Franklin Wine Festival, presented by Cool Springs Wines & Spirits and supported by Nissan, has released the list of more than 350 wines that will be featured at the grand tasting event held at the

BALANCE: Fellow mothers are marketing director’s best resource

Stephanie Clark has a busy work life as director of Marketing & Business Development at Williamson Medical Center. And she has a busy home life as a mother and wife. We asked her how she manages