Tim Muldernick launched his personal chef business in 2010 to pay the bills during a four-month spell of unemployment.
Project: The Rosewood Assisted Living Community expansion. Parent company: Regency Senior Living. Location: 14 Fort Town Drive, Fort Oglethorpe.
The website dedicated to Drake's cake products is a morbid inventory: Ring Dings, all sold out.
Name: Spottlife Owners: Scott Gammenthaler and Brandon Mihai Location: 3804 St. Elmo Avenue
McKee Foods is moving forward with a bid to buy Drake’s cakes from Hostess, according to a filing in bankruptcy court today.
WASHINGTON — Meat lovers should expect shortages and price hikes this summer if federal food safety inspectors are forced to take lengthy furloughs, America's top agriculture official said Wednesday.
Mike Proctor and Monty Daggett cooked up the first few batches of Old Mill Kettle Corn in a garage with one kettle and two pairs of hands — meticulously popping, bagging and labeling everything by hand.
McKee subsidiary to distribute Chickamauga-made specialty popcorn
Chickamauga-based Old Mill Kettle Corn will start offering its products in retail stores across the nation through a partnership with Heartland brands, a subsidiary of McKee Foods, company founders announced Tuesday.
City planners approved plans for a new 50-unit subdivision near Savannah Bay in Ooltewah on Monday, despite vehement protests from area residents.
Neighbors protested two proposals for large apartment complexes in East Brainerd at a Monday meeting of city planners.
Two out-of-town developers are planning major apartment complexes in East Brainerd that will add more than 500 units to Chattanooga's rental market.
Project: Southern Champion Tray Wellness Center renovation Owner: Southern Champion Tray Location: 220 Compress St.
After opening her storefront at the corner of M.L. King Boulevard and Chestnut Street through an incentive program offered by the River City Co. in September, owner Lynda Buckels took four days off in December to figure out if she wanted to stay for the long haul.
Heike Clark is a petite, five-foot tall, gray-haired German grandmother on a mission.
Two years ago, Elaine Smith was a student worker at Chattanooga State when she finally visited the doctor after feeling sick for a while.
Brenda Trammel spent countless hours staring at black and white numbers as the bookkeeper at a private firm.
An Olympic gymnast can jump as high as 30 feet on a trampoline — soaring, flipping, twisting and turning — and soon Chattanoogans will have their own chance to bounce skyward at the area's first indoor trampoline park.
Project: The Constance Owner: John Wise Location: 125 Cherokee Blvd.
Tennessee legislators are debating whether to change state law in order to collect more taxes from online travel companies.
When 19-year-old Caitlyn Bolen bought her regular veggie sandwich at Deli-Boys in Cleveland, Tenn., this week, she didn't pay with a credit card, she didn't use cash and she didn't whip out a checkbook.
Three or four times a week, 73-year-old Betty Davis pulls out a good book and settles into a comfy chair in a small room where the walls are covered in Dead Sea salt, the floor is buried in several inches of salt and a generator blows tiny salt particles through the air.
For the last four weeks, Phil Letten has been road-tripping through the U.S. in a gray Toyota Corolla, donning a suit and tie each day and inflating a 10-foot-tall caged pig at Walmarts in cities from California to New York.
A small group of animal activists protested at a Chattanooga Walmart today, arguing that the way Walmart’s suppliers raise the pigs that end up as pork on the store’s shelves is cruel and abusive.
A few years ago, Whitwell resident Jason Freeman brought home an $8,000 federal tax refund and promptly treated his wife to a vacation in Cancun, Mexico.
Project: The Homestead at Cloudland Station Owner: John Tatum Location: 9832 Highway 193, Chickamauga, Ga.
When Dave Sturm was laid off a couple years ago, finding a new job was tough — so he and his wife started to consider new ways to make a living.
Three Chattanooga professionals and a local website development company claimed this year's awards from the Young Professionals Association of Chattanooga during a ceremony Friday.
Name: White Oak Barber Shop Owner: Merritt Potter Locations: 2244 Dayton Boulevard and 7510 Lee Highway
Kids, teenagers and adults huddled together in folding lawn chairs, sipping hot drinks and cuddling under blankets in the parking lot of the new Chick-fil-A on Brainerd Road Wednesday.
Project: Chattanooga Kidney Center's new headquarters Location: 3810 Brainerd Road Contractor: Fort Construction
Liz Ragsdale works 35 hours a week at Sun Tan City and brings home a $560 biweekly paycheck, before taxes — and she earns $8 an hour, 75 cents more than the federal minimum wage.
Chattanooga area residents can now visit one of 15 locations in the region to have their tax returns prepared for free, and organizers of the local Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program opened a new Spanish-speaking center this year.
Three Chattanooga colleges announced Thursday plans to start long-term cultural exchanges with universities in Taiwan.
A Chattanooga developer who sued the city last year after the City Council voted against his request to build an International House of Pancakes on Gunbarrel Road is now alleging that council members held private meetings before the vote that violated Tennessee's Open Meetings Act.
"It's our busiest holiday of the year," she said. "More than Christmas, more than Easter, Valentine's Day — for the chocolate business — is the busiest day of the year."
Chattanooga bargain hunters now have a new option to peruse for deals — the city's first Ollie's Bargain Outlet opens today in Brainerd Village.
A Virginia-based investment group plans to build 102 apartments on East Main and Madison Streets in Chattanooga which, if built, would be one of the biggest apartment additions in the downtown area in decades.
Project: Townhouses at Stonewall Farms Owner: Jay Bell Location: Musket Lane off Hixson Pike
Name: Tennessee Valley Home Inventory Owner: Lynn Smith Location: 7746 Basswood Drive
After 150 years of six-day-a-week mail delivery, the U.S. Postal Service announced Wednesday it will stop delivering mail on Saturdays — a move that many locals think is a good idea.
"In college it was my dream to own a pizza joint," Michael Monen said.
Two Chattanooga medical practices merged with regional and national companies last month — moves that exemplify a growing national trend toward medical consolidation.
Project: The Hamilton Lofts Owner: John Wise Location: 600 N. Market St.
Josh Rollins won't spend Sunday afternoon watching Super Bowl XLVII — in fact, he hasn't watched a Super Bowl live for the last 16 years.
Owner: Melanie Brooks Settles Name: Walls of Color Gallery Location: 3204 Brainerd Road Opened: Feb. 1
East Ridge resident Jillian Alexander was sure the email from Amazon was a scam when she first saw it on her phone.
To pay or not to pay — that's the question thousands of Tennesseans face after receiving an email notice from online retailer Amazon stating that they owe Tennessee's use tax on their Amazon purchases.
Services: A range of lawn care, including fertilizing, weed control, pesticide and fungicide applications, aerations and seedings
Project: Bungalows at Greenbriar Cove Owner/contractor: B.R. Smith Location: 9165 Leyland Drive
Standing in a cavernous empty room in the old Office Coordinators Inc. warehouse on East Main Street, Ken Pritchard surveyed the high ceilings, tall windows, exposed beams and sighed.