The union that represents musicians of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera has signed a new 2-year contract that provides a 2 percent wage increase with no cuts in the size or scope of the orchestra.
Tom Glenn lounged on a gray sofa in his father's now-unoccupied office, and there were a few trinkets on the table before him: nothing more than made-by-the-thousands promotional merchandise, if you didn't know better.
Praters takes athletic floor business around the world
From a nondescript warehouse and factory in Chattanooga, John Prater has laid the foundation for what is taking center court on the world stage.
• IOS App Workshop Monday at 5:30 p.m. This is a beginner-level course for students age 12-18 and will take place at the Society of Work. For further information, go to http://www.eventbrite.com/e/app-workshop-ios-beginners-tickets-12612826303.
Volkswagen sales worldwide grew 5.6 percent in the first eight months of the year on increasing strength in Europe and a continued surge in China.
Bass Pro Shops developer Exit One LLC will swap fill dirt from Camp Jordan Park for a list of company-bought park improvements, including a large pavilion with fire pit, new restrooms and renovated existing restrooms.
Ortwein Sign co-owner Jim Teal says the people who create the big signs which are up at such Chattanooga landmarks as Volkswagen and The Block are skilled craftsmen rather than simply workmen.
A Nashville investment group created in 2010 to buy and manage real estate in the Southeast bought apartment complexes in Chattanooga and Red Bank this week and is looking to buy even more rental properties in what investors see as a strong apartment market in the Chattanooga area.
More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, though the trend in benefit applications in the past month remained low.
Volkswagen's global works council is backing the United Auto Workers' newest effort to organize employees at the carmaker's Chattanooga plant, while UAW opponents have created an online petition to fuel its own unionizing initiative.
Downtown distillery scrapped as search begins for sturdier site
Chattanooga Whiskey, the upstart company that repealed a Prohibition-era law and helped kick off the startup movement in the Scenic City, is scrapping plans to build a distillery and tourist attraction in the John Ross building after structural concerns overwhelmed its vision for the site.
Sonic Automotive, one the nation's largest owners of new-car dealerships, plans to grow its footprint in Chattanooga by buying Hunt Nissan.
The American Quilter's Society kicked off one of the biggest conventions ever in Chattanooga in the first of three years the show will come to town.
CHARLESTON, Tenn. — Online retailer Amazon, which already has created 100 more full-time jobs at its distribution center here, will start a holiday seasonal hiring push next month that could double its head count to about 1,000 workers.
Anticipation turned to shock, then to ire and finally to TV test patterns as a group of Apple aficionados witnessed Tuesday's streaming keynote by the world's biggest technology company jerk to a stuttering, screeching halt.