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Marriage licenses, July 10-16

Published Jul. 22 2017

People you may know filed for marriage licenses in the Hamilton County Clerk's Office, July 10-16, 2017:

Personal Finance: Here's an investment tutorial on bonds

Published Jul. 19 2017

Most of us have a basic understanding that a share of stock represents a fractional ownership in a company. Bonds,...

Reed: Five ways to avoid overpaying on your car loan

Published Jul. 16 2017

When people go car shopping, they usually focus on the vehicle they want — not the loan that will pay...

Personal Finance: Again with the tariffs on imported steel?

Published Jul. 12 2017

President Trump is expected soon to announce whether he will impose 20 percent tariffs on imported steel.

1875 foundry building near Finley Stadium may get new life

Published Jul. 8 2017

The nonprofit Chattanooga historic preservation group Cornerstones Inc. should get a good idea next week whether it can help save...

D1 gym and training center getting major renovations under new ownership [photos]

Published Jul. 6 2017

Chattanooga gym and sports training center D1 is being bought with plans by the new ownership team to pump up...

Personal Finance: Celebrating the greatest nation on earth

Published Jul. 4 2017

Americans pause today to celebrate the birth of a nation that has literally changed the course of humanity during its...

Chattanooga area bankruptcy filings, June 19-25, 2017

Published Jul. 2 2017

These are new cases according to court records, that were filed in the Chattanooga and Winchester offices of U.S. Bankruptcy...

Personal Finance: Fiduciary rule takes effect but more changes coming

Published Jun. 28 2017

On June 9, a new rule was officially promulgated by the U.S. Department of Labor. The so-called "Fiduciary Rule" places...

Test Drive: 2017 Mazda6 dressed up and buttoned down

Published Jun. 24 2017

If the Mazda6 were a garment, it would be a tuxedo.

Pulitzer Prize-winning writer speaks at chamber of commerce diversity luncheon [photos]

Published Jun. 24 2017

The shift of more than 6 million blacks from the South to the North or West last century was about...

Family owned preschool opens third location in Chattanooga area

Published Jun. 23 2017

Citing a need for a new child care center in the fast-growing Collegedale area, Best Beginnings has opened another early...


Chattanooga among top Tennessee cities for jobs, survey says

Published Jun. 22 2017

Chattanooga trails only red-hot Nashville in Tennessee in a survey ranking the best cities nationwide for jobs.

Personal Finance: Will Amazon eat Kroger's lunch?

Published Jun. 21 2017

Stocks of supermarket companies took a dive last week on news that the great category-killer, Amazon, is acquiring Whole Foods...

Kennedy: Fiat 500 Cabrio corners market on 'cute'

Published Jun. 17 2017

Let's stipulate that the 2017 Fiat 500 Pop Cabrio is cute.

Aldi, Food City, Walmart and more cited for selling wine to underage decoy

Published Jun. 16 2017

A rogue 19-year-old cashier at the Food City supermarket in East Brainerd didn't bother to use the actual birth date...

Phillips-Van Heusen closing Chattanooga warehouse

Published Jun. 15 2017

The longtime Phillips-Van Heusen warehouse and distribution center in Chattanooga plans to shut down next month and lay off 85...

Makeover of Jaycee Tower apartments to start $10.5 million

Published Jun. 14 2017

With about 40 percent of the Jaycee Tower apartments uninhabitable, a Hamilton County panel agreed Tuesday to move forward with...

New professional office building planned for downtown

Published Jun. 13 2017

Construction on one of the largest new office buildings to go up in downtown Chattanooga in years is to start...

Planners back $2.5 million project on East Main Street

Published Jun. 13 2017

The revival of the East Main Street area in Chattanooga is receiving another push with a planned two-story mixed-use project...

Downtown Shuttle hits 25 years [photos]

Published Jun. 11 2017

Thirty years ago, Chattanooga was inching toward a renaissance with its downtown aquarium under development as part of a riverfront...

National Science Foundation official woos Chattanooga startups

Published Jun. 10 2017

A National Science Foundation official met with Chattanooga entrepreneurs on Friday to talk about grants to help jump-start their companies,...

Attention-grabbing Lexus RC350 coupe turns heads

Published Jun. 10 2017

Even though the design is three years old, driving the Lexus RC350 coupe around Chattanooga this week felt like buzzing...