Lending a Hand for Housing

Council approves a $2 million loan to the developers of an affordable housing complex at a blighted site on Asheville Highway in East Knoxville.

A Real Good Start

Knoxville’s first shared commercial kitchen facility gives restaurant concepts a place to grow.

Morningside Makeover

Council accepts a grant from the BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Foundation for park improvements despite some reservations about branding.

Sign of Contention

Residents and public officials clash over wording of a new sign on Magnolia Avenue, with racial history looming in the background.

Moving the Dream

Jackie Booker Griffin at the kitchen window of Jackie's dream

With help from crowdsourcing, Jackie Booker Griffin is relocating her soul food restaurant from East Knoxville to bigger digs on Woodland Avenue.