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  • 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.