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10:46am

Wed November 5, 2014
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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
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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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10:35am

Wed November 5, 2014
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Chattanooga FACC Branch Celebrates the Release of This Year's Beaujolais Nouveau

The French-American Chamber of Commerce has been promoting economic and commercial cooperation between the US and France for more than a century. Three years ago the FACC in Atlanta opened a branch here in Chattanooga. Marissia Tiller is a member of the volunteer board in Chattanooga. She says her goal along with her colleagues on the board is to share her love of French culture and cuisine.

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12:20pm

Thu October 30, 2014
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Launch Your Halloween Pumpkin at Crabtree Farm's Pumpkin Smash

Launching pumpkins with a trebuchet at Crabtree Farms.
Credit Crabtree Farms

The annual Pumpkin Smash and Fall Harvest Festival at Crabtree Farms is Saturday November 1, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

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10:40am

Thu October 30, 2014
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Paul LaJeunesse's North Shore Mural To Be Unveiled 11/7

Paul LaJeunesse's mural, the newest addition to public art on the North Shore, will be unveiled at a public event on November 7th from 4 - 6 p.m.

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1:23pm

Wed October 29, 2014
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Symphony on Stringer's Ridge Brings Classical Music Outdoors 11/1

From a media release:

Chattanoogans with a love for both music and the outdoors will be treated to a truly one-of-a-kind experience on November 1 with “Symphony on Stringer’s.” The event will be in Stringer’s Ridge Park from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and will feature a free concert by the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera brass quintet.

The concert will be held on “Old Baldy,” a cleared knoll overlooking the downtown skyline and the Tennessee River. Fall foliage should be in full array to offer an autumn backdrop and clear views from the ridge.

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12:50pm

Wed October 29, 2014
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Applications Open for Fifth Annual Will This Float Competition

From a media release:

The Company Lab (CO.LAB) is currently seeking applications for its fifth annual Will This Float? competition, which showcases up-and-coming startup ideas in the Chattanooga area. Prospective participants must submit their business concepts by Nov. 9 to enter into consideration.

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12:49pm

Wed October 29, 2014
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Special Treats Offered by Blood Assurance for Halloween

From a media release:

The Southern Belle Riverboat is sponsoring a Halloween cruise on Friday, October 31st benefiting the Blood Assurance Foundation. The Southern Belle will depart from Renaissance Park on the North Shore in Chattanooga at 9:30 p.m. ET. Tickets are $20 each passenger, and include Halloween treats, a cash bar, costume contest and a DJ (must be 21 years of age or older to attend). Tickets are available at http://chattanoogariverboat.com or call 423-266-4488.

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12:46pm

Wed October 29, 2014
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Northshore Gallery of Contemporary Art Presents “Invocation” Exhibit 11/7 - 11/18

From a media release:

The Northshore Gallery of Contemporary Art has announced its upcoming exhibit, Invocation, opening Friday, November 7.  The group exhibition will feature works by world-renowned artist Michael David and local artists Laura Willett and Eric Keller.

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2:42pm

Tue October 14, 2014
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Conasauga River Cleanup Coming up 10/25 in Whitfield, Murray County

From a media release:

Be a part of the local tradition on Saturday, October 25 when you join other volunteers in cleaning up the Conasauga Watershed.  Registration opens at 9:00 am at each of the seven clean up sites located in Whitfield and Murray Counties.  Choose a site and enjoy some muddy merriment as you serve your community and help care for our area’s beautiful streams and river! 

This year’s clean-up will take place at seven locations:

1. Conasauga River at Carlton Petty Road bridge

2. Conasauga River at Highway 2 bridge

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2:34pm

Tue October 14, 2014
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Riverview Neighborhood Shops to host fundraiser for MaryEllen Locher Breast Center 10/23

From a media release:

Riverview Neighborhood Shops located along 1100 Riverview will be hosting a Ladies Night Out on October 23rd from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Local shops will donate 20% of all sales to the MaryEllen Locher Breast Center.

Riverview Shop for a Cause. Participating stores including: Alice Blue, Hanover Blue, Verde, Mouton Salon, Natural Body, Clay Pot, 1307, Leafy Street, Southern Niceties, and Primo.

12:57pm

Thu October 2, 2014

12:52pm

Thu October 2, 2014
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Locomotive 4501 Featured In Fall Steam Excursions

From a media release:

The Tennessee Valley Railroad announced today the use of the recently restored Locomotive 4501 on several steam excursions during the fall season. The 4501 will be used for Summer Steam Specials on October 4, 11, 18-19, 25-26, November 1.  In addition, 4501 will be used in combination with Locomotive 630 for a "double-header" excursion to Summerville, Georgia on November 8th.  This will be a special excursion featuring both engines working in tandem for the entire trip.  

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1:24pm

Fri September 26, 2014
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Public Education Foundation Hosts 25th Anniversary Luncheon 10/22

Chattanooga's Public Education Foundation is hosting the first-ever event in its 25-year history.  On Wednesday, October 22nd from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Chattanoogan Hotel, the foundation will host a luncheon celebrating its 25 -year partnership with Hamilton County public schools.  WUTC's Blake Blum is speaking with Shannon Edmonson, the PEF's Development & Communications Officer.

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4:36pm

Fri September 19, 2014
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This Year's Fly Free Festival is Set for the Weekend of October 10th

Last Fall Corey Petree and his wife, Colleen, staged the first Fly Free Festival outside Nashville. About 1000 people showed up and everyone had a good time, according to Corey Petree—but he lost quite a lot of money. Just the same neither he nor his wife was ready to give up and they are trying again. This time they’ve chosen a location nearer to Chattanooga. In addition, he told Richard Winham, they have a stronger lineup this year.

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