It’s Movies time in Tennessee!

Public invited to pick the flicks for the 16th year of Movies on Market Square    Movies on Market Square’s line-up belongs to the people. The public is invited to cast their votes for their favorite flicks beginning on Aug. 12 at www.knoxlib.org/movies or at any Knox County Public Library location. Ballots are also available at […]

Are Accessory Dwelling Units a tool for affordable housing?

City Council member Seema Singh tells Council during the final vote on Recode that Accessory Dwelling Units are a tool for affordable housing. Is this why Singh refuses to let established neighborhoods like West Hills and Sequoyah Hills opt out of Accessory Dwelling Units? Is the intent to flood neighborhoods with Section 8 grants for […]

Next Steps in Genealogy

The Parrott-Wood Memorial Library (3133 W. Old A.J. Hwy, Strawberry Plains, TN) and Mrs. Ann Blomquist of the Jefferson County Genealogical Society are offering free Advanced Genealogy Classes at 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 26, 2019 and Monday, September 9, 2019.   Participants should plan on attending both sessions.  Attendees will need to bring their […]

Tennesseans Invited to Join the 50+ Movement!

Register for the District Senior Olympic Games Today    Individuals 50+ are encouraged to join the Senior Olympic system to feel stronger and experience the true joy of healthy competition. No matter their skill level, participants will find a culture of encouragement among all athletes. Register today for East District Senior Olympics, scheduled for October […]

MDC presents Third Annual Recovery Resource Fair

On September 19, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Metro Drug Coalition and American Addiction Centers will host the Third Annual Knox County Recovery Resource Fair at Central United Methodist Church, located at 201 3rd Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917. The purpose of the event is to provide comprehensive resources to those in or seeking recovery and those who work […]

TN Courts Launches New Podcast

The Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts has launched a new podcast called Tennessee Court Talk, which brings together the very best law experts to discuss topics affecting judges, attorneys, law students, and the people of Tennessee.  The intended audience is announced at the beginning of each episode. “The TNcourts.gov website receives nearly 6 million […]

The Authors Guild of Tennessee to hold September meeting

The Authors Guild of Tennessee (AGT) will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, September 5 at 11:00 a.m. at at Faith Lutheran Church, Farragut, 225 Jamestowne Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37934. Published authors are invited to attend.  Info:  authorsguildoftn.org. This month’s program will be – Bill Steinorth: Social Media and the tools to optimize your presence.    

Emerald Youth Foundation to participate in child and adult care food program

Emerald Youth Foundation is participating in the United States Department of Agriculture’s Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) through Sept. 30, 2020. CACFP provides snacks after school, at no separate charge to young people who participate in Emerald Youth’s programs without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, at the following […]