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10:25am

Thu November 13, 2014
Happenings

Fantastic Mr. Fox Runs Through November 23rd at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre

Credit Chattanooga Theatre Centre

The Chattanooga Theatre Centre presents Fantastic Mr. Fox performed by the Youth Theatre Ensemble. 

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10:09am

Thu November 13, 2014
Community

New Plans for the Chattanooga Zoo Giraffe Exhibit

Credit Chattanooga Zoo

The Chattanooga Zoo Strategic Plan includes a new exhibit housing giraffes and lions. 

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2:13pm

Wed November 12, 2014
Happenings

CDE Presents Rodgers & Hammerstein's 'Cinderella' 11/21 - 11/23

Closed Door Entertainment is putting on a musical version of Cinderella.  Two of the cast cast members join us today to talk about the show.

From the CDE Web site:

November 21st & 22nd, 2014 @ 7:30p; November 23rd @ 2pThe Tivoli Theatre

 

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4:56pm

Tue November 11, 2014
Documentary Film

I Married a Serial Killer

Joy Krause has just finished making her first documentary film. She was inspired to make a film herself after taking a class on documentary films here at UTC. She’d come back to school after having spent most of her life running her own business. She had no intention of becoming a filmmaker when she first enrolled here, but after seeing a film in which a woman began a relationship with—and eventually married—a man on death row, she was intrigued.

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1:15pm

Mon November 10, 2014
Happenings

Healthcare Navigator Helps Understand Affordable Care Act

The Medical Society is hosting a community forum and enrollment events to address changes in the Affordable Health Care Act. 

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12:29pm

Mon November 10, 2014
Community

WUTC Invites Public to Record Stories for Oral History Project on 11/13

On November 13 from 3 to 6 p.m., WUTC FM 88.1 will set up a mobile recording site on the third floor of the Chattanooga Public Library.  The public is invited to come share their memories and stories of life in Chattanooga as we celebrate the city’s 175th birthday.  These recordings will be archived and included in a time capsule to be buried on Saturday, November 15.  Excerpts of the interviews will also be aired on WUTC 88.1 FM.

Potential story topics could include:

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1:14pm

Fri November 7, 2014
Happenings

Mark Your Calendar for Chattanooga's 175th Anniversary

From a media release:

Mark your calendar November 8 through November 15 for CHA175, a week-long celebration of the 175th anniversary of Chattanooga as a city. While the official celebration date starts next Saturday, November 8, there are several pre-events for residents across the city.

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10:00am

Fri November 7, 2014
Start It Up!

Start It Up Episode 2: Chattanooga Loves Argentinian Wine and CO.STARTERS Grows Like Wildfire

Local Wine Importer Highlights His Argentinian Heritage

When Mariano Cebrian moved to Chattanooga, it immediately reminded him of home. The only thing missing were the wines produced by his family and their friends. Mariano and his partners founded Panoram Imports to celebrate the wines and culture of his beloved Argentina.

Co.Starters: Where Every Business Can Get A Great Start

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11:58am

Thu November 6, 2014
Community

UTC Community Honors Luther Masingill

Dr. Betsy Alderman, Head of the UTC Department of Communication, remembers local broadcasting legend Luther Masingill. Known simply as “Luther,” Masingill began his decades-long career at Engel Stadium and was on air during both the attacks on Pearl Harbor and on September 11. He passed away at the age of 92 on October 20, 2014. Alderman holds a professorship at UTC named after Masingill.  Watch the video to hear remarks.

11:29am

Thu November 6, 2014
Theater

Ripple Theater Presents 'Caroline or Change' 11/7 - 11/23

Chattanooga's Ripple Theater will perform the Tony-nominated musical Caroline or Change starting November 7th.  Mario Brooks, the Production Manager, and L-Shante' Faunteroy, the actress who plays Caroline, join us for an interview about this thought-provoking show, set in Louisiana in 1963, about social change, class tensions and race relations.  Ticket information and showtimes are available at the Ripple Theater Web site.

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10:51am

Thu November 6, 2014
Happenings

Free Diabetes Expo Educates and Entertains

The Diabetes Sisters along with Partners and Peers for Diabetes Care is hosting a Diabetes Expo on Saturday November 8 from 11:00 am to 3:30 pm. 

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11:59am

Wed November 5, 2014
Happenings

Women Veterans Appreciation Day Honors Female Service Members

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will honor women veterans on Monday November 10, 2014 by celebrating Women Veterans Appreciation Day from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. 

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11:00am

Wed November 5, 2014
Community

View Hamilton County Election Results Here

The Hamilton County Election Commission has put together an interactive guide to the winners and losers in November 4th's elections.  You can see which candidates, referendums and amendments won by visiting  the election commission's Web site.

A few of the top races:

10:46am

Wed November 5, 2014
Happenings

Acts of Random Theatre Presents “Night of January 16th” by Ayn Rand

From a media release:

On November 14, 15 and 16, Acts of Random Theatre presents the acclaimed, but rarely performed play Night of January 16th by Ayn Rand at Calhoun’s GEM Theatre.  Show times are 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday and 2:30 pm on Sunday.  Seating is reserved so advance reservations are suggested. Tickets are $12.00, $10.00 for GEM Members and $8.00 for students and may be purchased at online, www.calhoungem.org, at the Box Office or by phone, 706.625.3132.   Tickets may also be purchased at the door as available. 

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10:44am

Wed November 5, 2014
Happenings

WTCI Celebrates Family Day And Chattanooga's Anniversary During CHA175

From a media release:

WTCI, Chattanooga’s community PBS station, has been the city’s storyteller for over 40 years and is honored to be a part of the events celebrating the 175th anniversary of the city’s charter. Join WTCI and the Chattanooga History Center at Family Day to enjoy the History Makers series honoring the people and organizations that changed the landscape of our city.

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