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3 days ago

Mojo's Tacos at The Factory at Franklin offers classics, tasty twists

Location: The Factory at Franklin (former Saffire space), 230 Franklin Road

    Mojo's Tacos at The Factory at Franklin offers classics, tasty twists
    Name: Mojo's Tacos Location: The Factory at Franklin (former Saffire space), 230 Franklin Road Website: www.mojostacos.com Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday Expense Ranking: $6-$10 Ambiance: Anyone who was a fan of Saffire, the restaurant that occupied this space for years, will miss the warm, welcoming vibe of the previous tenant.
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Jun 15

Where to get fresh Georgia peaches in Nashville, Murfreesboro

7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Frothy Monkey, 125 5th Ave S. Franklin,

8 a.m.-2 p.m. DT McCall, 232 Franklin Road, Franklin

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10 a.m.-3 p.m. The Food Company Restaurant, 2211 Bandywood Drive, Nashville

3:30-7:30 p.m. Bellevue Farmers Market, 684 Colice Jeanne Road, Nashville

8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3201 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cindi Earle Fine Jewelry, 5101 Harding Pike, Nashville

9 a.m.-12:30 Richland Park Farmers' Market, 4711 Charlotte Pike, Nashville

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Imogene + Willie, 2601 12th Avenue South, Nashville

10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Elmington Park, 3531 West End Ave., Nashville

10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sevier Park, 3000 Granny White Pike, Nashville

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Belle Meade Flower Mart, 4503 Harding Pike, Nashville

12-3 p.m. Amqui Station Farmers' Market, 303 Madison St., Madison

    Where to get fresh Georgia peaches in Nashville, Murfreesboro
    The Peach Truck is heading to Middle Tennessee. Since 2012, Stephen and Jessica Rose have been selling fresh, straight-from-the-farm freestone Georgia peaches throughout June, July and August. "When we realized people didn't know what a true Georgia peach fresh off the tree tasted like, we set out to change that.
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Jun 15

6 Brentwood restaurants disciplined for underage alcohol sales

Brick's Cafe & Bistro, 330 Franklin Road

    6 Brentwood restaurants disciplined for underage alcohol sales
    Several Brentwood restaurants are about to pay for an expensive mistake. Half a dozen restaurants in the city were cited for serving alcohol to an underage patron in a February sting conducted by the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission and the Brentwood Police Department.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Jun 14

Summer NAMM show opens to the public on June 30

...8:30 – 10:30 p.m. at The Listening Room Café’s new location at 618 4th Ave S, during Summer NAMM. This year’s performers include alt-pop singer-songwriter Megan Davies; “The...

    Summer NAMM show opens to the public on June 30 - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.
    A new one-day "festival" of music gear and pro audio products will take place during Summer NAMM in Nashville on Saturday, June 30 at Music City Center. Summer NAMM will host the inaugural Make Music Experience, an all-day, all-access pass for consumer and prosumer audiences who want to demo the latest music and pro audio gear, meet with top manufacturers, and explore career-enhancing education and networking opportunities with the music industry's top insiders.
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Jun 10

3 years after 'Tomato-gate,' there are even fewer women on country radio

Where: The Listening Room Cafe,  618 Fourth Ave. S.

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Where: Analog at Hutton Hotel, 1808 West End Ave.

    3 years after 'Tomato-gate,' there are even fewer women on country radio
    Three years have passed since "Tomato-gate" - an uproar sparked by radio consultant Keith Hill, who compared female country artists to tomatoes in a salad. "If you want to make ratings in country radio, take females out," he said in 2015. "I play great female records ...
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Jun 08

Early voting for the June 28 Council District...

Early voting for the June 28 Council District 1 special runoff election begins today at the Metro Office Building (800 2nd Ave S). Another site at the Bordeaux Library will open later this month. See the full schedule: https://bit.ly/2Lz5mhU [PDF]

    Metro Nashville
    Early voting for the June 28 Council District 1 special runoff election begins today at the Metro Office Building (800 2nd Ave S). Another site at the Bordeaux Library will open later this month....
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Jun 07

Early voting begins tomorrow for Metro Council special election

Early voting will be available at the Davidson County Election Commission satellite office on the fourth floor of the Metro Office Building, 800 Second Ave. S., for the entire voting period, including Tuesday and Thursday evenings and three Saturday.

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A second location at the Bordeaux Library, 4000 Clarksville Pike, will be open beginning Monday, June 18 through Saturday, June 23.

    Early voting begins tomorrow for Metro Council special election
    Early voting for the special June 28 runoff election for Metro Council District 1 will be held Friday, June 8 through Saturday, June 23. Davidson County voters who registered by May 29 and reside in District 1 are eligible to vote in this election.
    http://www.wsmv.com

Jun 07

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Jun 06

Buying a builder’s personal home has its perks

One way to inherit a bit of security is to buy a home from a builder who happens to also live there. In the case of the home at 206 Franklin Road, it has been occupied for the last several years by the vice president of Legend Homes, Andy Ferguson, and his family.

    Buying a builder's personal home has its perks
    Buying a home can be a crazy process full of unknowns. Any home can have issues that are visible, but some even come with issues that you can't see. Questions can arise about the home's wiring, the plumbing, even the framing of the house. Is it solid?
    https://www.tennessean.com

Jun 05

Chopt in Brentwood serves up a delicious chopped salad — and more

Location: 211 Franklin Road, Suite 160, Brentwood

    Chopt in Brentwood serves up a delicious chopped salad - and more
    Name: Chopt Location: 211 Franklin Road, Suite 160, Brentwood Website: www.choptsalad.com Hours: 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Sundays Expense ranking: $6.50-$10.50 Ambiance: This new addition to the Hill Center area in Brentwood offers a fast-casual lunch option with both indoor and patio seating.
    https://www.tennessean.com

May 31

Opera on the Mountain highlights arts, theater offerings in Nashville this weekend

June 5 at The Little Brick Theatre at The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Rd., Bldg. 6, Franklin. Performance at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday. Tickets start at $15 (Premium...

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June 2 at Vanderbilt’s Dyer Observatory, 1000 Oman Dr., Brentwood. The evening begins at 6 p.m. Tickets start at $30, available at nashvilleopera.org. • BYOB

...and Joe Mobley. (June 1-3 and 14-16 at Belmont’s Black Box Theater, 1575 Compton Ave., Nashville...

...David Wilkerson and Lucas Beckett.  (June 8-10 and 14-16 at The Barbershop Theater, 4003 Indiana Ave., Nashville...

    Opera on the Mountain highlights arts, theater offerings in Nashville this weekend
    Nashville Opera and Vanderbilt's Dyer Observatory will host the annual "Opera on the Mountain" this weekend - a family-friendly evening of songs and stargazing. Soprano Dee Donasco, Mezzo-Soprano Camille Sherman and Bass-Baritone Brent Hetherington (who joins Nashville Opera's 2018-19 season as a Mary Ragland Emerging Artist) will perform a program of musical theatre and opera hits with Nashville Opera Chorus Master/Accompanist Amy Tate Williams. Be sure to arrive early to set up your picnic.
    https://www.tennessean.com

May 29

Special performance to benefit End Slavery Tennessee

The event is June 5 at the Factory at Franklin’s Little Brick Theatre, 230 Franklin Road. Tickets are available at https://factoryatfranklin.com/venues/the-little-theater/.

    Special performance to benefit End Slavery Tennessee
    The organization, which works with female survivors of human trafficking, will present "The End Slavery Monologues" along with local theatrical company Pipeline-Collective. The program will feature monologues adapted for the stage from human trafficking survivors from the Nashville area.
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May 25

Ms. Cheap's Guide to Summer 2018: 94 free things to do around Nashville

The Franklin Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at the back of The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Road. In addition to the produce, it features live music and family events, including a tomato festival on July 14 and a watermelon festival on August 18.

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The super interactive "spray pad" at Cumberland Park, 592 S. First St., is open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Friday and noon to 6...

The 12th annual Hot Chicken Festival is July 4 at East Park, 700 Woodland St. The rain-or-shine event starts with a parade of fire trucks at 10:30 a.m. You can try free hot chicken samples from numerous local hot chicken establishments. There is live music and kids activities.

Bells Bend Nature Park, at 4187 Old Hickory Blvd., will celebrate its 10th birthday June 9 with a day of hikes and other programs. The park also has a Pioneer Game Day scheduled for 10 a.m. June 16 for ages 6-12 and other programs through the summer. 

Nashville's 24th annual Movies in the Park will be in Elmington Park, 3531 West End Ave., on Thursdays in June. The schedule includes: June 7, "Coco;" June 14, "Legally Blonde;" and...

The City of Franklin offers outdoor family movies at 8 p.m. at Pinkerton Park, 405 Murfreesboro Road. On June 22, it is "LEGO Ninjago Movie," and on July 13, it's "Descendants 2."

Radnor Lake State Park, 1160 Otter Creek Road, offers ranger-led hikes, birds of prey programs, reptile programs and canoe floats during the summer. The programs are free, but some have a reservation fee. 

...largest inland stone fortification built during the Civil War. There's a visitor center at 1100 Fort Negley Blvd., which offers interpretative exhibits, interactive touch screens, artifact displays and videos about the Civil War...

...on 17th Avenue North across from M.L. King Magnet School. Kirkpatrick Sprayground is at 620 S. Ninth St. in East Nashville. Open 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and...

The band will also play at Harpeth Hills Church of Christ's annual "One Nation Under God" concert at 6:30 p.m. July 1. There will be free ice cream and a professional fireworks display on the church lawn, 1949 Old Hickory Blvd., Brentwood.

This concert series from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays in The Grove at Fontanel, 4241 Whites Creek Pike, runs through June 21.

...living history event is June 23 at the historic Amqui Station and Visitor’s Center, 303 Madison St. The event includes the living history encampment, guest speakers, vendors, exhibits, a Stage Door Canteen...

There are plenty of local galleries, and many have receptions for exhibit openings. They include: Vanderbilt's Fine Arts Gallery in Cohen Memorial Hall, 1220 21st Ave. S., where the exhibit through July 14 is "America Creative: Portraits by Everett Raymond Kinstler."

Goodlettsville has a Music on Main summer concert series with live music, food trucks, and a kids zone from 6:30-8 p.m. at Goodlettsville City Hall, 105 S Main St. The lineup: June 7, Martin Family Circus; June 21, Adam Cunningham from "The Voice;" July 5 South Street Players; and July 19, TBD.

    Ms. Cheap's Guide to Summer 2018: 94 free things to do around Nashville
    If you are looking for free summer fun, my " Ms. Cheap Guide to Summer 2018" is the ticket. My guide features free Middle Tennessee concerts, festivals, movies, family programs, hikes and nature events, ideas for learning new things, plus a list of free places to get wet and cool off in the 14 weeks between Memorial Day and Labor Day!
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May 17

Where to send the kids for Vacation Bible School in Williamson County

Location: 309 Franklin Road, Brentwood

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Location: 5711 Granny White Pike, Brentwood

    Where to send the kids for Vacation Bible School in Williamson County
    It's almost summertime, the time of year when area churches welcome children to participate in week-long activities such as Vacation Bible School. ClearView Baptist Church in Franklin takes a novel approach to Vacation Bible School - members volunteer to host Backyard Kids Clubs at their homes. The clubs are offered throughout June and July.
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May 15

Review: 'Grease' is still the word at Studio Tenn

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

    Review: 'Grease' is still the word at Studio Tenn
    Break out your poodle skirts and leather jackets, Nashville. Because Studio Tenn Theatre Company is closing its main-stage season with a polished production of "Grease" that you won't want to miss. Here are some of the best musical moments from opening night: Director/designer Matt Logan has done a fantastic job of balancing nostalgia with plenty of good old-fashioned star power.
    https://www.tennessean.com

May 12

Nashville Humane Association is attending an ...

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    HAPPENING NOW: Puppies & Pilates!!
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May 12

Nashville Humane Association added 2 new phot...

HAPPENING NOW: Available2Adopt “NORTHWOOD” thanking the best way he knows how for all The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research support at Puppies & Pilates!!

    Nashville Humane Association
    Nashville Humane Association added a new photo - at Rocketown.
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May 12

Nashville Humane Association is attending an ...

HAPPENING NOW: Available2Adopt “NORTHWOOD” with new buds from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at Puppies & Pilates!

    Nashville Humane Association
    HAPPENING NOW: Available2Adopt "NORTHWOOD" with new buds from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at Puppies & Pilates!
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May 11

Nashville Fire Department Honors Personnel and Citizens at Commendation Ceremony

The Nashville Children’s Theater is located at 25 Middleton Street, Nashville, TN 37210.

    Nashville | Nashville Fire Department Honors Personnel and Citizens at Commendation Ceremony
    Nashville Fire Department Honors Personnel and Citizens at Commendation Ceremony
    http://www.nashville.gov

May 08

Early voting for the May 24 Special Election ...

Early voting for the May 24 Special Election for Mayor and Council District 1 continues this week at Howard Office Building (700 2nd Ave S). All other early voting sites open on Friday, May 11. Locations, times, and full details: http://bit.ly/2HCLGMB

    May 24, 2018 Special Election, Mayor and District 1
    Election news and information from the Davidson County Election Commission.
    https://www.nashville.gov

May 07

The best locations if you're going to early vote for mayoral election

Howard Office Building, Sonny West Auditorium – 700 2nd Avenue South, Nashville 37210

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Belle Meade City Hall – 4705 Harding Pike, Nashville 37205

Bellevue Library – 720 Baugh Road, Nashville 37221

Bordeaux Library – 4000 Clarksville Pike, Nashville 37218

Casa Azafrán Community Center – 2195 Nolensville Pike, Nashville 37211

Edmondson Pike Library – 5501 Edmondson Pike, Nashville 37211

Goodlettsville Community Center – 200 Memorial Drive, Goodlettsville 37072

Green Hills Library – 3701 Benham Avenue, Nashville 37215

Madison Station Fifty Forward – 301 Madison Street, Madison 37115

Southeast Library – 5260 Hickory Hollow Parkway, Antioch 37013

    The best locations if you're going to early vote for mayoral election
    Early voting for Nashville's next mayor is already underway. Right now, the Howard Office Building is the only location that is open but starting Friday all 11 early voting sites will be available. Remember, during early voting, you can choose where and when you vote.
    http://www.wsmv.com

May 07

Early voting underway for Nashville mayoral race

The first week of early voting will only be held at the Howard Office Building at 700 2nd Avenue South on the following days and times:

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Belle Meade City Hall - 4705 Harding Pike, Nashville, 37205

Bellevue Library - 720 Baugh Road, Nashville, 37221

Bordeaux Library - 4000 Clarksville Pike, Nashville, 37218

Casa Azafrán - 2195 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, 37211

Edmondson Pike Library - 5501 Edmondson Pike, Nashville, 37211

Goodlettsville Community Center - 200 Memorial Drive, Goodlettsville, 37072

Green Hills Library - 3701 Benham Ave., Nashville, 37215

Madison Station Fifty Forward - 301 Madison St, Madison, 37115

Southeast Library - 5260 Hickory Hollow Parkway, Suite 201, Antioch, 37013

    Early voting underway for Nashville mayoral race
    Early voting started on Friday to decide who will become Nashville's next mayor. The election will be held May 24. Click here to view a sample ballot. On Friday, 277 voters cast ballots. There are 360,804 registered voters in Davidson County.
    http://www.wsmv.com

May 07

Ms. Cheap: 7 Places to pick your own strawberries

...Annual Strawberry Festival will be 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. on May 12 at 230 Franklin Road behind The Factory. There will be lots of strawberries, fun and games for the kids...

    Ms. Cheap: 7 Places to pick your own strawberries
    CLOSE Picking your own strawberries is a wonderful spring treat in Middle Tennessee. And if you have the kiddos in tow, not only does the picking provide a teachable moment about where our food comes from, but the just-off-the-vine berries are always sweeter than the ones you could buy in most supermarkets.
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May 06

'American Idol' alums are ready to rock Studio Tenn with 'Grease'

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

    'American Idol' alums are ready to rock Studio Tenn with 'Grease'
    When it comes to iconic couples, it's hard to beat Danny Zuko and Sandy Dumbrowski from the kitschy musical classic "Grease." So it seems only fitting that Studio Tenn Theatre Company would cast real-life husband and wife Ace Young and Diana DeGarmo as the most popular pair at Rydell High.
    https://www.tennessean.com

May 04

Mojo’s Tacos Offers Puffy Taco Hot Chicken Options This Weekend

...p.m. to 8 p.m., the truck and the restaurant will serve tacos at 230 Franklin Rd. There will also be fresh paletas for children (blueberry, mango and strawberry buttermilk) and adults...

    Mojo's Tacos Offers Puffy Taco Hot Chicken Options This Weekend
    On Saturday, May 5 - yes, Cinco de Mayo - Mojo's Tacos will open in the former Saffire space in The Factory at Franklin. Mojo's Tacos (named after the pet bull of one of the lead investors, Bill Butler), is the newest project from a group that has helped open and operate other food and beverage outlets such as Burger Up Cool Springs, Five Daughters Bakery, Franklin Juice and Honest Coffee Roasters.
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May 04

Early voting for Nashville mayoral race begins Friday

The first week of early voting will only be held at the Howard Office Building at 700 2nd Avenue South on the following days and times:

This article has 9 other Nashville locations (Show)

Belle Meade City Hall - 4705 Harding Pike, Nashville, 37205

Bellevue Library - 720 Baugh Road, Nashville, 37221

Bordeaux Library - 4000 Clarksville Pike, Nashville, 37218

Casa Azafrán - 2195 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, 37211

Edmondson Pike Library - 5501 Edmondson Pike, Nashville, 37211

Goodlettsville Community Center - 200 Memorial Drive, Goodlettsville, 37072

Green Hills Library - 3701 Benham Ave., Nashville, 37215

Madison Station Fifty Forward - 301 Madison St, Madison, 37115

Southeast Library - 5260 Hickory Hollow Parkway, Suite 201, Antioch, 37013

    Early voting for Nashville mayoral race begins Friday
    Early voting kicks off Friday to decide who will become Nashville's next mayor. The election will be held May 24. Click here to view a sample ballot. In addition to the mayoral race, voters in District 1 will also be voting for their Metro Council representative.
    http://www.wsmv.com

May 02

Bob Dylan and the Elm Street Methodist Church Mystery

The Heaven’s Door distillery located at the corner of Elm Street and 5th Avenue South will bring a new level of activity to a historic building that has most recently served as the offices for Tuck-Hinton Architects.

...Tuck-Hinton's founding partners $6.2 million for the 0.77-acre property at 610-614 Fifth Ave. S., which included the church building that was constructed in 1871. The structure was added to...

    Bob Dylan and the Elm Street Methodist Church Mystery
    Tennessee State Library and Archives Lizzy Alfs at The Tennessean reports that Bob Dylan is a partner in a new whiskey distillery that will be in the old Elm Street Methodist Church building.
    https://www.nashvillescene.com

May 01

Bob Dylan to open Nashville whiskey distillery south of Broadway

The company’s distillery and “brand experience center” will open in a 140-year-old church at 410 Elm St. in Nashville’s SoBro neighborhood in 2019, according to the Heaven’s Door website.

The Heaven’s Door distillery located at the corner of Elm Street and 5th Avenue South will bring a new level of activity to a historic building that has most recently served as the offices for Tuck-Hinton Architects.

...Tuck-Hinton's founding partners $6.2 million for the 0.77-acre property at 610-614 Fifth Ave. S., which included the church building that was constructed in 1871. The structure was added to...

    Bob Dylan to open Nashville whiskey distillery south of Broadway
    CLOSE Whiskey distillery to open next year in SoBro church building constructed in 1871 Legendary artist Bob Dylan is capitalizing on the Tennessee whiskey boom and investing in the city where he recorded four albums. Dylan, in partnership with spirits entrepreneur and Angel's Envy Bourbon co-founder Marc Bushala, unveiled a line of craft American whiskeys this week under the name Heaven's Door.
    https://www.tennessean.com

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