Chattanooga homes prices rise faster than all other Mid-South markets

Published Feb. 11 2016

Home prices in Chattanooga grew nearly twice as fast as the nationwide average in the past year, buoyed by both...

GigTank now year-round, with focus on health care, 3D printing

Published Feb. 11 2016

GigTank, the startup accelerator that gave rise to Feetz and Branch Technology, is expanding to become a year-round program, The...

City panel selling its interest in Walnut Commons apartments project

Published Feb. 11 2016

A Chattanooga panel on Wednesday agreed to sell its interest in the Walnut Commons apartments project to a Nebraska real...

VW, Audi, BMW recall nearly 1.7 million vehicles in air bag mess

Published Feb. 11 2016

Volkswagen, Audi and BMW are recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles with Takata air bag inflators that can rupture and hurl...

Jack Daniel's invests $140 million to help meet booming demand for bourbon

Published Feb. 10 2016

As demand for Tennessee Whiskey continues to soar, Jack Daniel Distillery in Lynchburg, Tenn., announced Wednesday it will invest $140...

The Company Lab to offer GigTank accelerator program throughout the year

Published Feb. 10 2016

The Company Lab today announced that it will offer its GigTank accelerator program throughout the year.

VW to recall U.S. vehicles due to air bags

Published Feb. 10 2016

Volkswagen said it is recalling 680,000 vehicles in the U.S. due to problems with Takata Corp. air bags, according to...

Purchase prices skyrocket for downtown Chattanooga buildings

Published Feb. 10 2016

Downtown Chattanooga posted what may be its biggest private sale ever last month when Atlanta-based The Simpson Organization paid $36.9...

Chickamauga lock getting more funding in 2016, but future cuts loom

Published Feb. 10 2016

Work on the delayed new lock at the Chickamauga Dam in Chattanooga got a $29.9 million boost Tuesday when the...

Personal Finance: Closed end funds II -- risks and rewards

Published Feb. 10 2016

Last week, we looked at a subset of pooled investment vehicles known as closed end funds. Those funds occupy a...

Waupaca Foundry merges with Hitachi Metals Automotive Components

Published Feb. 10 2016

Waupaca Foundry Inc. said Tuesday it will merge with Hitachi Metals Automotive Components USA LLC as part of a larger...

Sears to accelerate store closing plan

Published Feb. 10 2016

Sears says it will accelerate plans to close unprofitable stores and will consider additional staff cuts as it tries to...

Obama unveils record $4.1 trillion election-year budget

Published Feb. 10 2016

President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled a record $4.1 trillion, election-year budget that finances Democratic priorities like education, health care...

Chattanooga Chamber hires Florida citrus advocate as new policy vice president

Published Feb. 9 2016

The Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce has hired the chief marketing officer for the Florida Department of Commerce as its new...

Chattanooga-based Bellhops adding rental truck option

Published Feb. 9 2016

Bellhops announced Tuesday it's adding a built-in rental truck option in some of its currently served markets, including Chattanooga.

UAW, rival labor group differ on appeal of election at Chattanooga VW plant

Published Feb. 9 2016

The American Council of Employees at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant is supporting the federal appeal by the automaker of last year's...

Ikea recalls ceiling lamps for risk of falling glass shades

Published Feb. 9 2016

Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling two types of ceiling lamps because of a risk that the glass shades might...

CBL adds stores in North Carolina center

Published Feb. 9 2016

CBL & Associates Properties Inc. announced today it will add home retailer West Elm at its Friendly Center in Greensboro,...

Job fairs slated for 2 VW suppliers

Published Feb. 9 2016

The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce is partnering with area Volkswagen parts suppliers for two February job fairs.

UTC joins downtown resurgence with its own building boomlet

Published Feb. 9 2016

For years, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga was seen as too disconnected from the renaissance that's taken hold in...

Court closes 'squalid' nursing home operated by Hixson-based New Beginnings

Published Feb. 9 2016

Nursing home patients will be removed from a Georgia facility today after a federal judge rejected a company request to...

Neighbors of proposed East Brainerd subdivision wary of water runoff

Published Feb. 9 2016

The proposed builder of 39 single-family homes in East Brainerd heard the pent-up frustrations of neighbors Monday afternoon over water...

These are the top five cities in the Southeast for baby boomers to start a business

Published Feb. 9 2016

Southeast Discovery, a real estate consulting firm specializing in serving baby boomers, identified the top five cities in the Southeast...