The Best of Knoxville 2012
When we launched our readers poll in 1994, life in Knoxville was pretty self-contained. Things were easy to keep track of here. Now there are an overwhelming number of restaurants, businesses, services, events, and arts and entertainment venues clamoring for our attention. Which makes you and your fellow readers' opinions of what's "best" all the more important—here are the things that truly make life better in Knoxville circa 2012.
What Knoxville Needs: More Motivation to Fix Pets
Quote of the Week: "Lawmakers are ignoring Tennessee's true religious roots..."
Knox Found Online: Hey, There's Something To Do At Night!
The Weekly Plan-It: May 3-May 8
Street Talk: Bruce Bogartz, chef and owner of RouXbarb
NEWS & VIEWS
Jack Neely revisits Suttree in its different guises.
Frank Cagle wonders why Tennessee gun lobbyists don't just quit while they're ahead.
Joe Sullivan examines Knox County Schools Superintendent Jim McIntyre's proposed budget increase.
a Living World
Eleanor Scott visits a secret garden—behind a gas station.
GAMUT: ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Music: On Tour
The Kid With a Bike
DVDs: Spoiler Alert