Business - Chattanooga Diary

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...

Chattanooga area Manager of the Year sees obstacles as opportunities for growth

Published Jun. 8 2017

Julie Baumgardner said Wednesday that as she dreamed as a ninth-grader of becoming a counselor, it never crossed her mind...

Personal Finance: American students are falling behind in financial literacy

Published Jun. 7 2017

It's an increasingly complex world, and young people transitioning from high school to college and into the working world are...

Some in North Chattanooga say the neighborhood is being overbuilt [photos]

Published Jun. 4 2017

Beth Van Deusen says people thought she was insane 30 years years ago when she bought a house in a...

UPDATE: New 2017 Land Rover Discovery ready for Chattanooga debut

Published Jun. 3 2017

A month after our first test drive of the new Land Rover Discovery in June 2017, the manufacturer allowed us...

New North Shore eatery to reflect outdoors scene

Published Jun. 1 2017

Chattanooga's growing reputation as an outdoors center is helping launch a new eatery on the North Shore.

Personal Finance: Shed a tear for OPEC

Published May. 31 2017

Some readers are old enough to recall sitting in endless lines at the gas station during the 1973-74 OPEC oil...


Test Drive: Full review of the 2017 Mazda Miata RF

Published May. 27 2017

We tried hard to find a flaw in the new Mazda MX-5 (Miata) RF. Honestly, we did.

Former CEO and Unum chairman Tom Watjen retires

Published May. 26 2017

Tom Watjen on Thursday recalled his early days as Unum CEO in 2003 when the insurer faced capital, regulatory and...

Sticky Fingers' journey back to profitability

Published May. 25 2017

Chad Walldorf says the Sticky Fingers restaurant chain had been losing money for most of this decade and the business...

Personal Finance: Leveraged ETFs are land mines for your portfolio

Published May. 24 2017

Innovation in financial products is generally a good thing, reducing costs and increasing choices for investors.

Quick Spin: Lexus GS350 F-Sport combines polish, performance

Published May. 23 2017

From the front view, the Lexus GS350 F-sport looks like a wild animal in full growl. Its enormous spindle grille...

Butler: Businesswomen offer insights to help start conversations

Published May. 21 2017

Welcome to the inaugural article for "My Point Exactly ...," a new column by area women. This will be a...

Business Digest: McFarland, Messer to head Morning Pointe campuses

Published May. 21 2017

Independent Healthcare Properties and Morning Pointe Senior Living has promoted two leadership associates to executive director roles for its campuses...

New Chattanooga area business licenses - May 21

Published May. 21 2017

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office for May 8-14:

Consumer Watch: Ways to limit soarting costs of prescription drugs

Published May. 21 2017

One of my major pet peeves is the skyrocketing costs of health care, even for those of us lucky enough...


Developer says new Chattanooga hotel is most expensive they've built [video, photos]

Published May. 18 2017

Chattanooga's biggest hotel developer said Wednesday that its new boutique property going up near the Walnut Street Bridge is the...

Chattanooga Market General Store to open near Aquarium

Published May. 14 2017

The operators of the Chattanooga Market are opening a general store in the River Place building outside the Tennessee Aquarium...