World Series (of Poker) Comes to Cherokee
Published 4/27/2011 at 10:55 a.m. 0 comments
All it took was a state-of-the-art, 3,000 seat Event Center (opened last Labor Day) and the most advanced PokerPro tournament technology by PokerTek, and Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel has hit the jackpot, hosting a World Series of Poker May ...
Three Rivers Market Begins Construction on New Location
Updated 2/23/2011 at 9:37 a.m. 0 comments
After more more than a year of delay in commencing construction, Three Rivers Market finally commenced work last week on their long-promised new facility at 1100 North Central Street.
UT-Redesigned Flower Pot Reopens
Published 2/16/2011 at 11:35 a.m. 0 comments
The downtown Flower Pot (700 S. Gay St.) celebrated its remodeled store Jan. 28. The space, designed in partnership with students from the University of Tennessee Architecture & Design School, is eco-friendly and includes cabinets, counters, and hardwood floors made ...
Beer News From Brixx and Cherokee
Published 2/16/2011 at 11:34 a.m. 0 comments
Between its microbreweries and happy hours, Knoxville’s already a beer drinker’s paradise, and now there are two new ways to enjoy it.
Fierce and Fancy Formals Fashion Show Benefits Haiti Charities
Published 2/16/2011 at 11:31 a.m. 0 comments
The Fierce and Fancy Formals Fashion Show will benefit local non-profits Haiti Outreach Program and University of Tennessee affiliate club Give Haiti Hope—and provide cost-effective prom dresses for area teens.
Knoxville Coupon Fair Arrives Feb. 26
Published 2/16/2011 at 11:29 a.m. 0 comments
Knoxville’s own super-coupon clippers never grow weary of penny pinching, and you can benefit from their tireless frugality at the Second Annual Knoxville Coupon Fair Saturday, Feb. 26 from 9 a.m. to noon at Faith United Methodist Church in Knoxville.
Local Artists Featured at Red Line Gallery
Published 12/8/2010 at 12:47 p.m. 0 comments
Hosting her fifth featured Artist of the Month—Jennifer Brickey—at a reception Dec. 10, Farragut’s Red Line Gallery owner Natalie Swindell says she’s been pleased to showcase all local artists since the gallery opened at 11519 Kingston Pike in April.
Organized Play Moves to New Location
Published 12/8/2010 at 12:46 p.m. 0 comments
A little over a year after opening his comic shop downtown, Morgan Hardy has moved Organized Play to the Old City, 131 S Central St.
Saint Tattoo Wins Best in Flash Award
Published 12/8/2010 at 12:45 p.m. 0 comments
Local tattooer Doc Cooper brought back Best in Show in Flash from the 18th Meeting of the Marked tattoo convention in Pittsburgh.
Lox Salon In a New Old City Locale
Published 12/8/2010 at 12:44 p.m. 0 comments
This past Thursday, Lox Salon moved from its previous location in the Old City on Central to a new spot on West Jackson, above Blue Slip Winery and next to Urban Bar.
Local Biz: Handmade Holiday Trunk Show Goes On
Published 11/10/2010 at 2:59 p.m. 0 comments
After some initial hurdles, the Dec. 3-5 and 10-12 Handmade Holiday Trunk Show finally has a location.
Local Biz: Side Splitters Offers Laughs for Food
Published 11/10/2010 at 2:54 p.m. 0 comments
Side Splitters Comedy Club is repeating its popular free admission with the donation of canned food for several shows in November.
Local Biz: Smart Toys and Books
Published 11/10/2010 at 2:52 p.m. 0 comments
The independently-owned Smart Toys and Books at Franklin Square (9700 Kingston Pike) is celebrating its silver anniversary.
Local Biz: Pink Ninja Becomes Spokesperson for BL Body
Published 11/10/2010 at 2:01 p.m. 0 comments
Knoxville’s own Ashley Johnston has one more title: spokesperson for the “BL Body by Biggest Loser” clothing line.
Holy Land Market Moves
Published 10/28/2010 at 9:14 a.m. 0 comments
Holy Land Market and Deli has moved just a few yards down from its old location on Sutherland Avenue, but the larger, airier location is opening up lots of possibilities, says co-owner, chef, and quipster Walter Ajlouny.