Shining light on a bad situation at the coliseum parking garage

These photos were taken at the City of Knoxville parking garage across from the Civic Coliseum. Click here (ParkingBook2) to view the latest parking lot revenue numbers for the coliseum parking garage. The City of Knoxville generated over $336,000.00+ in revenue for this parking garage alone!  The photos were taken at approximately 12:30 p.m. on 08/01/2013. […]

The million dollar question answered

While sitting in the KTA (Knox Transit Authority) meeting last week a startling comment was made. “One million dollars has vanished off the books.” Now, to clarify, nobody was stating the money was stolen.  However, questions were raised by both commission members and members of the community about the complicated accounting practices that led to […]

Tennessee Theatre joins Broadway League, enjoys record-breaking Broadway subscription sales

The Tennessee Theatre recently joined the ranks of select theatres across the country attracting the highest-quality Broadway national tours through membership in the National Broadway League, an exclusive 700-plus member organization of theatre owners, operators, producers, presenters and general managers in New York City and more than 200 cities across North America. Members have voting power […]

Teen Hoot goes global…next stop London!

By Dan Andrews For the past three years, the Focus has been following the growing phenomenon of  TeenHoot. We were there when the crowd was 50 people strong, and we still continue to cover it today with thousands in attendance.  So this weekend when Dylan Holland said he had a major announcement that he was […]