Oct 11

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Sep 28

Curious Nashville: How The Polar Bear Lives On As Edgehill's Symbol

...statues in Edgehill can definitely turn heads. And while the history of the sculptures at Wedgewood and 12th Avenue South is relatively easy to trace, WPLN listener Mary Gingrass opened the door to...

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The polar bear statues first came to stand at 1408 Edgehill Ave. around 1930, just outside of the Mattei Plaster Relief Ornamental Company, which made an array of figurines.

    Curious Nashville: How The Polar Bear Lives On As Edgehill's Symbol
    Among Nashville's neighborhood oddities, the polar bear statues in Edgehill can definitely turn heads. And while the history of the sculptures at Wedgewood and 12th Avenue South is relatively easy to trace, WPLN listener Mary Gingrass opened the door to a more contemporary answer by wording her Curious Nashville question this way: Why is a BEAR the "logo" for Edgehill area?
    http://nashvillepublicradio.org

Sep 24

Q&A: Nashville Mayor Megan Barry on transit, a soccer stadium and Cloud Hill halfway through her first term

...firefighters, and nurses, and police officers. So one of the projects we have is at 12th and Wedgewood, that’s coming out of the ground, that will be specifically designed for workforce (housing...

    Q&A: Nashville Mayor Megan Barry on transit, a soccer stadium and Cloud Hill halfway through her first term
    Monday marks two years since Mayor Megan Barry was sworn in as the seventh mayor of Metro Nashville. It brings a new milestone, her midterm, and it starts the countdown to another significant date: Aug. 1, 2019, when she's up for re-election. Who's counting?
    http://www.tennessean.com

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