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100 Black Women seek nominations for Award

The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., Metropolitan Nashville Chapter, an advocacy group addressing issues of relevance to Black women and girls, has issued a call for nominations of outstanding women of color for the distinguished Davis-Galloway Empowerment Award.…

December home sales increase over 20%

Year-end home sales most since 2007 There were 2,147 closings during the month of December, according to figures provided by the Greater Nashville Association of Realtors. This is a 21.1% increase from the 1,773 closings reported for the same period…

Temple honored with Dales Award

ORLANDO, Fla. – Former Tennessee State Track & Field coach Ed Temple was honored for his service and dedication to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) at the opening session of the association’s annual convention…

Mayor files Mid-Year Capital Spending plan

Investments continued in safety, health, parks, sidewalks and storm water Nashville Mayor Karl Dean proposes that the city continue to invest in improvements important to the community with a $110 million capital-spending plan filed recently. It is his fourth capital-spending…