Paul Polycarpou, Publisher and CEO, Nashville Arts Magazine | Photograph by Jim McGuire
A Sincere and Heartfelt Thank you (nashvillearts.com)
This is the last issue of the Nashville Arts Magazine. I thank each and every one of you that has supported this labor of love. You know who you are and you know how indebted I am to you.
Predators bringing $12 million in renovations to Bridgestone Arena (The Tennessean)
Nashville Predators fans will have a new experience at games this season as a result of $12 million in renovations the team is doing at Bridgestone Arena.
Mortgage lender pumps $1M into down-payment help program (Nashville Post)
A large Murfreesboro-based mortgage lender has invested $1 million in a new down payment assistance program that aims to help 60 area families between now and year’s end.
Nashville fair board approve MLS stadium ground lease at fairgrounds (The Tennessean)
The Nashville Board of Fair Commissioners on Tuesday approved a ground lease that would allow property at the city’s fairgrounds to be used for a new Major League Soccer stadium, checking off one more box needed for the city to sign off on the project.
First Bite: Ellington’s Mid Way Bar & Grill Opens in the Fairlane Hotel (Nashville Scene)
Well nigh on a year since my colleague William Williams first announced it, Ellington’s Mid Way Bar & Grill has finally opened on the fourth floor of the Fairlane Hotel downtown at 401 Union St.
Director Ethan Hawke and Actor Ben Dickey to Discuss Blaze, Opening at the Belcourt (Nashville Scene)
The film explores the life of Blaze Foley, a lesser-known member of the Texas outlaw country music movement
Hats Off to Bordeaux! (Nashville Post)
FiftyForward Bordeaux recently brought a capacity crowd to its Patricia Hart Building near The Fairgrounds Nashville for its ninth annual Hats Off to Bordeaux! show.