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Review: Masterful performances mark Studio Tenn’s superb 'Doubt'

Where: Jamison Theater, The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road

    Review: Masterful performances mark Studio Tenn's superb 'Doubt'
    As the lights came up from Studio Tenn's superb production of "Doubt," a woman seated near me commented about the "wonderful new actress" playing Sister Aloysius. Her friend quickly corrected her: "No, that's Marguerite Lowell - she's done several shows here."
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5 days ago

Headline Homes: January 2018

10. 214 Fourth Ave. S., Franklin 37064

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1. 1608 Chickering Road, Nashville 37215

2. 4405 Iroquois Lane, Nashville 37205

4520 Everett DrivePHOTO: ERIC ENGLAND7. 4520 Everett Drive, Nashville 37215

9. 717 Westview Ave., Nashville 37205

    Headline Homes: January 2018
    PHOTO: ERIC ENGLAND Three homes on the same street all sold for more than $2 million in January. Among the top buyers in Nashville and the surrounding counties were prominent Christian authors, the co-founder of college sports website Rivals.com and a venture-capital veteran who now holds a prominent position in Nashville's Mormon community.
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Feb 13

Franklin's Davis House Child Advocacy Center to host annual Button Ball

The event is Saturday, March 3, at The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road. A wine reception kicks off events at 6 p.m., with dinner at 7. Tickets are $125 at http://www.davishousecac.org/buttonball2018/.

Feb 12

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Feb 11

Studio Tenn hopes to keep audiences off balance with 'Doubt'

Where: Jamison Theater, The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road

    Studio Tenn hopes to keep audiences off balance with 'Doubt'
    Don't be alarmed if you come away from Studio Tenn Theatre Company 's production of "Doubt: A Parable" with more questions than answers. In fact, that's just the way playwright John Patrick Shanley intended it.
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Feb 06

Franklin's BrightStone to host Michael W. Smith at benefit

The event is 5:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, in Liberty Hall at the Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road.

    Franklin's BrightStone to host Michael W. Smith at benefit
    Franklin-based BrightStone, which cares for adults with developmental disabilities and their families, is set to host its 16th annual Music That Touches the Heart benefit. The benefit will this year feature Michael W. Smith and friends. Smith, a three-time Grammy winner and the winner of 45 Dove Awards, will be joined by several award-winning songwriters.
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Feb 06

5 fabulous chocolate dishes to try in Nashville

801 Clark Place

719 Eighth Ave. S.

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1808 West End Ave.

123 12th Ave. S.

    5 fabulous chocolate dishes to try in Nashville
    CLOSE I've decided to designate George Clooney as my emotional support animal. The way I understand it, all I would have to do is put a bright orange vest on him and I could take him anywhere. It's the LAW.
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Feb 05

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Feb 03

Evanoff: Work hard, play by the rules, then you can be in the middle class? Not any more

* Nashville: 6 p.m. Feb. 14 at Bell Tower, 400 Fourth Ave. S.

    Evanoff: Work hard, play by the rules, then you can be in the middle class? Not any more
    Americans "who work hard and play by the rules" ought to pull ahead. Remember this line? President Bill Clinton said it way back in 1992. Does this work today for Memphis and America? The best-known American newspaperman in the world is coming to town Feb.
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Feb 02

Got a DIY project in mind? Check out the Nashville Home + Remodeling Expo

Where: Music City Center, 201 Fifth Ave. S.

    Got a DIY project in mind? Check out the Nashville Home + Remodeling Expo
    CLOSE If you are remodeling a home and hope to discover your soul style or want to learn how to complete your project for a fraction of the expected cost, the Nashville Home + Remodeling Expo next weekend may have the answers you're looking for.
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Jan 31

13 upcoming children's consignment sales to check out in the Nashville area

Brentwood United Methodist Church will have its sale March 2-3 at the church at 309 Franklin Road in Brentwood. 615-373-3663 or bumckidsale.net.

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...More North sale, with 300 consignors, is Feb. 7-10 in the Concentra Building, at 1717 Gallatin Pike  in the Rivergate area behind Logan's Roadhouse. The sale includes adult wear and housewares...

Once Around the Block consignment sale is Feb. 21-23 at West End Community Church, 235 White Bridge Road. oncearoundtheblockkids.com.

Oak Hill School consignment sale runs Feb. 22-24 at the school's enrichment center on campus at 4815 Franklin Road. oakhillschool.org/consignment.

...8 a.m. - 4 p.m. on March 3 at Cool Springs Embassy Suites, at 820 Crescent Center in Franklin. This is a sale of hundreds of pieces of the brand Matilda Jane...

Little Sprouts upscale consignment sale is set for March 8-10 at 1113 Murfreesboro Road in Franklin ( next to Parent-Teacher store). littlesproutssale.com.

Ladies of Charity spring and summer sale opens March 23 for six weeks at the shop at 2216 State St. The sale features clothing for the whole family, and proceeds help the needy. Final shopping day is May 5. ladiesofcharitynashville.org or 615-327-3453.

    13 upcoming children's consignment sales to check out in the Nashville area
    CLOSE The spring/summer round of children's consignment sales is almost here. Not only are these sales the perfect time for parents to clean out their children's closets and get rid of no longer needed items -- and make a little (or a lot) of money.
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Jan 28

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Jan 26

Princess Diana's brother on quest to restore Althorp Estate, her final resting place

WHERE: Music City Center (201 Fifth Ave. S., Nashville)

    Princess Diana's brother on quest to restore Althorp Estate, her final resting place
    As a boy, Charles Spencer would visit his grandparents at Althorp Estate, his eyes wide and his hands glued to his side. With its galleries and gardens, Spencer found the 500-year-old place to be "rather overpowering." Even arriving at the front door meant a 10-minute drive from the entrance gate to the house itself.
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Jan 26

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Jan 22

Low Cut Connie goes beyond scuzz with 'Dirty Pictures'

If you go: 8 p.m. Thursday at the Mercy Lounge (1 Cannery Row), $12-15, mercylounge.com

    Low Cut Connie goes beyond scuzz with 'Dirty Pictures'
    For the better part of a decade, Low Cut Connie has built a devoted fan base that includes music legend Elton John and Barack Obama (the former president included the band's "Boozophilia" on his 2015 summer playlist and invited Weiner to the White House).
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Jan 21

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Jan 19

Weekend Round-Up: Hello, Dolly Style

* Jeffrey Lewis and Los Bolts w/Kristin Andreassen and The Minnows at Fond Object downtown (535 Fourth Ave. S.)

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* Mozart's 261st Birthday Celebration feat. Nashville Concerto Orchestra (noon) at St. George's Episcopal Church (4715 Harding Pike)

    Weekend Round-Up: Hello, Dolly Style
    Photo: Michael W. Bunch; Treatments: Gonzo the Great Salutations, Creamsters, and a happy Friday to ya. And a very, very happy birthday to one of the best and most prolific singers and songwriters, savviest businesspersons and most generous philanthropists on the planet: Dolly Rebecca Parton.
    https://www.nashvillescene.com

Jan 19

102 free things to do in the Nashville area in 2018

...and accompanying adults — Letterpress Art Workshop at the museum's Hatch Show Print facility at 224 Fifth Ave. S. at noon, 1 and 2 p.m. Attendees need a program pass to guarantee admission...

The Franklin Farmers Market is open seasonally on Saturdays at the back of The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road, and in addition to the produce, features live music and family events, including a Tomato Festival in July and a watermelon festival in August. Details: Franklinfarmersmarket.com.

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Vanderbilt's Dyer Observatory, 1000 Oman Drive, Brentwood, has "Open House Days" 9 a.m.-noon the first Tuesday of most months. Make a reservation and get a tour of the observatory and star chamber and look through the solar telescope. Details: www.dyer.vanderbilt.edu.

...on Wednesdays and 1 p.m.- sunset on Saturdays at Radnor Lake State Park at 1160 Otter Creek Road. You can also make a reservation to enjoy a sunrise or sunset canoe float at...

Ernest Tubb Midnite Jamboree tapes at 10 p.m. almost every Saturday, with free admission at the Texas Troubadour Theatre, 2416 Music Valley Drive. It airs at midnight on WSM 650-AM. Details: 615-255-7503 or www.ernesttubb.com.

...can take a self-guided tour almost any time during daylight hours. The park, at 1100 Fort Negley Blvd., also has an outdoor hands-on fossil collection site where visitors are encouraged to dig...

Tennessee Agricultural Museum, 440 Hogan Road, has an extensive collection of home and farm artifacts from the 19th and 20th centuries...

The interactive all-age "sprayground" at Cumberland Park at 592 S. First St. is open May 26 - Sept. 3, with fountains that range from ones that spray tiny...

Bells Bend Park and Outdoor Center, at 4187 Old Hickory Blvd., has an array of fun programming too, including night hikes, scavenger hunts, archaeology programs, birding...

Nashville's 24th annual Movies in the Park will be in Elmington Park, 3531 West End Ave., on Thursdays in June. There is pre-movie fun, including games, giveaways, food trucks and other vendors, and the movies begin at dusk. Details: 615-862-8400.

The City of Franklin offers outdoor family movies at Pinkerton Park, at 405 Murfreesboro Road in Franklin. Details: 615-550-6947 or Franklin-gov.com/government/parks.

Hip Donelson Farmers Market is a music and market combo with produce and live music on Friday nights in the summer at 2730 Lebanon Road (the old Two Rivers Ford, now Ace Hardware parking lot). Details: Hipdonelsonfarmersmarket.org.

...giving visitors a good look at the lives of the early settlers. It is at 170 First Ave. N. Details: 615-862-8400...

The Upper Room Chapel and Museum, at 1908 Grand Ave., has special exhibits at Christmas and Easter, as well as a permanent collection of international...

...been an annual Fourth of July event since 2007. It takes place at East Park, 700 Woodland St. rain-or-shine, starting with a parade of fire trucks and free hot chicken samples...

    102 free things to do in the Nashville area in 2018
    When it comes to finding things to do in the Nashville area, my motto is always "if it's free, its for me." And here in Middle Tennessee in 2018, there is plenty for my list. This Nashville Symphony's outdoor concert series is a perennial summer favorite, with the full symphony playing outdoor concerts at various Middle Tennessee locations in June.
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Jan 17

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Jan 15

Best Bets: 5 things to do in Williamson County through Jan. 22

Factory at Franklin is located at 230 Franklin Road.

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Franklin Theatre is located at 419 Main St. Tickets are $25-$40. To buy, visit franklintheatre.com.

    Best Bets: 5 things to do in Williamson County through Jan. 22
    Bite into the first-ever Franklin Taco and Tequila Festival Saturday afternoon, Jan. 20, at the Factory at Franklin's Liberty Hall. Admission is $20, which provides access to the festival plus five tokens to exchange for tacos, beer, margaritas and tequila at the event.
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Jan 14

More snow coming? Highs in the 40s for MLK Day, but flurries could return

Room In The Inn (705 Drexel Street, Nashville) will be open all day Sunday.

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Sunday night, Metro is running an overflow shelter in the Vaughn Building at the Nashville Fairgrounds (500 Wedgewood Ave.) opening 7:30 p.m. through 10 a.m. Monday.

    More snow coming? Highs in the 40s for MLK Day, but flurries could return
    CLOSE After a brief melt, more snow could blanket Middle Tennessee on Monday night into Tuesday morning. Highs are predicted in the mid-40s on Monday, a welcome warm-up for Martin Luther King Day celebrations across Middle Tennessee. Flurries could return later that evening, though.
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Jan 08

'America's Got Talent' finalist, Nolensville native talks show experience, music plans

Where: Music City Center, 201 Fifth Ave. S., Nashville, TN 37203

    'America's Got Talent' finalist, Nolensville native talks show experience, music plans
    If you're thinking about auditioning for season 13 of "America's Got Talent" this weekend in Nashville, last season's finalist Chase Goehring has a message for you: Just go for it. The 22-year-old Nolensville native, who finished in the top 10 in season 12, spoke with The Tennessean about his experience on the show and the next steps in his music career.
    http://www.tennessean.com

Jan 08

2017: Highlights from Nashville's year in food

801 Clark Place

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5026 Centennial Blvd.

438 Houston St., Suite 160

1115 Porter Road

2023 Broadway

401 11th Ave. S.

3914 Gallatin Pike

    2017: Highlights from Nashville's year in food
    CLOSE Neighborhood chef-driven eateries, boutique hotel restaurants, chi-chi steakhouses, burger joints, fast-casual concepts, food emporia, all-day cafes, cocktail bars and craft brew houses with upscale fare: 2017 has been a banner year for Nashville diners, dizzying when you add restaurant reboots and expansions to the list of new openings.
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Jan 08

Best Bets: 5 things to do in Williamson County, Jan 12-14

The market is open 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays at the shed behind the Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road.

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The Franklin Theatre is located at 419 Main St. Visit franklintheatre.com for tickets or more information.

    Best Bets: 5 things to do in Williamson County, Jan 12-14
    Hunt for treasure at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13. Attendees can hike around the woods using a GPS or smartphone to find geocaches hidden in containers. This activity is free and serves as an introduction to geocaching for beginners. Visit owlshill.org to register.
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Jan 02

Nashville Humane Association added 3 new phot...

There IS Room At The Inn! We’re so happy to report that Room In The Inn is now sheltering people and their pets on these very cold Nashville nights. We just dropped off pet supplies to make the overnight stays more comfortable. It warms all of our hearts here at Nashville Humane Association that this program is now in place. Thanks to ALL in Nashville who made this Pilot Program possible!

    Nashville Humane Association
    Nashville Humane Association, Nashville, Tennessee. 37K likes. Nashville Humane Association www.nashvillehumane.org 213 Oceola Avenue Nashville, TN 37209 Phone: 615-352-1010 Fax: 615-352-4111
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