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The Maple Room Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

KNOXVILLE – Maple Hall will celebrate the rebranding of The Maple Room, formerly known as The Parlor, with a ribbon cutting ceremony performed by the Knoxville chamber on February 25th at 4 PM. Maple Hall is located at 414 […]

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East Tennessee Purchasing Association To Host Second Annual Diversity Business Expo

Small, minority, woman-owned and veteran-owned businesses interested in working with local governments can meet with representatives from 12 local agencies in one location at the East Tennessee Purchasing Association’s (ETPA) second annual Diversity Business Expo on Thursday, March 5. The […]

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Pinnacle Business Award Winners Named at Feb. 7 Gala

More than 650 professionals and community leaders gathered at the Knoxville Convention Center on Feb. 7 to celebrate the finalists and winners of the Knoxville Chamber’s 16th Annual Pinnacle Business Awards, presented by Regions Bank. The gala kicked off with a […]

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Valentine’s Day at Shoney’s Restaurants, 2 can Dine for $24.99

Knoxville, TN. On Valentine’s Day, Friday, 2/14/20 Shoney’s is offering guests a choice of three dinners for you and your Sweetheart for only 2 Can Dine for $24.99. Each couple can choose two dinners from one of these delicious specials, […]

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Knoxville Realtor Kanika White appointed to KCDC board

Realtor Kanika White has been appointed by Knoxville Mayor Indya Kincannon to the Board of Commissioners for Knoxville’s Community Development Corporation (KCDC). White, who has 15 years of experience in real estate and property management, will fill the unexpired […]

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Knoxville Named to MovieMaker Magazine’s 2020 Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker

2020 Marks Second Year in a Row the City is Recognized KNOXVILLE, TN – Jan. 31, 2020 – The Visit Knoxville Film Office today announced Knoxville has been named one of MovieMaker’s Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker […]

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Big Brother Big Sisters Of East Tennessee Names Mentors Of The Year

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF EAST TENNESSEE NAMES MENTORS OF THE YEAR Big Sister Dianne Forry and Big Brother Tyler Ladd honored KNOXVILLE, TN − (January 31, 2020) — In celebration of National Mentoring Month, Big Brothers Big Sisters of East […]

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South College Earns Minuteman Award From Tennessee National Guard

In honor of its continued commitment to assist military students under the Tennessee STRONG Act, South College has earned a Minuteman Award from the Tennessee National Guard.   The STRONG Act, which stands for Support, Training, and Renewing Opportunity for […]

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Graduating Seniors Straight-to-Work Hiring Event 2020

Austin-East High School’s Project GRAD College & Career Access Team cordially invites you to participate in our upcoming Straight-to-Work Hiring Event on Wednesday, April 1st from 9:00 am – 11:00 am. The event will be held in the lower hallway of the Austin-East Performing Arts Wing. Organizations can start setting up at 8:30 am. Parking […]

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