River Nile owner reads second location | Local News

River Nile owner reads second location |  Local News

Katie Bell Hart knew the spot on Highway 84 West was the right place for the second location of her popular cafe, The River Nile. While it had last been a clothing boutique, the space had originally been a restaurant. The kitchen was intact and a countertop bar still stood. The lighting was similar to … Read more

HELAINE OLEN: QR code menus are the death of civilization |

HELAINE OLEN: QR code menus are the death of civilization |

The coronavirus pandemic saw a number of changes in how we live, in ways big and small. Some were welcome: flexibility about remote work, say, or cocktails to go. But here’s one adaptation that can’t fall by the wayside fast enough: the now-commonplace QR code menus offered in place of the paper version in millions … Read more

Andree’s Essential Soaps passes down company after over 20 years of business | Arts & Culture

Andree's Essential Soaps passes down company after over 20 years of business |  Arts & Culture

Andree Terry, founder and owner of Andree’s Essential Soaps on South Milledge Avenue, is hanging up her hat and passing down her livelihood after over 20 years of business. With Terry’s recent decision to retire, she weighed her options and sold her business to friend and longtime customer Johnette Rodgers. “I just prayed about it … Read more

UH tennis phenom Ilagan heads into senior season with unfinished business

UH tennis phenom Ilagan heads into senior season with unfinished business

Tea HU Athletics Department hosted a sendoff celebration for Andre Ilagan in May 2022, as he headed to compete in the NCAA Tournament. Andre Ilagan completed one of the most storied seasons in the history of the University of Hawaii at Mānoa men’s tennis program. Big West Player of the Year, All-Big West First Team … Read more

Digital marketing boot camp coming to Northeast State this fall | Business

Digital marketing boot camp coming to Northeast State this fall |  Business

NORTHEAST STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE BRISTOL, TENN. — The Northeast State Community College Foundation has partnered with Sync Space Entrepreneur Center on an eight-week program to help entrepreneurs and small businesses build a digital marketing strategy and learn creative design skills. The program will be led by community experts and constructed to provide modern digital marketing … Read more

St. Louis development agency to hire consultant to review internal operations | Politics

St. Louis development agency to hire consultant to review internal operations |  Politics

ST. LOUIS — The city’s economic development agency, in the spotlight since the recent federal indictments of three now-former members of the Board of Aldermen, is looking for a consultant to review its management practices. In its first board meeting since the indictments, the St. Louis Development Corp. on Thursday voted to solicit proposals for … Read more