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Halloween purchases will pour an estimated $7.4 billion into the U.S. economy this year, according to the National Retail Federation.

Starting in January, EPB television customers will have to pay a little more for service, as the TV, phone, electricity and Internet operator passes down increased costs pushed on it by "virtually all" of the local and national TV programmers it carries.

• Project: Sherwin-Williams paint shop. • Location: 450 Cherokee Blvd., Chattanooga. • Owners: A&T, LLC, Chattanooga.

First place: Chattanooga-brewed Scottish Pride ale

McHale's Brewhouse and Pub wins best beer honors at Great American Beer Festival

Sidney Hale takes a good drag off his cigarette, looks you in the eye and tells you exactly how big it is that his Ashland Terrace brewpub, McHale's Brewhouse and Pub, won a gold medal at this year's Great American Beer Festival.

The owners of Fehn's 1891 House restaurant in Dayton, Tenn., say there's nothing mysterious about the restaurant's closing for good this weekend, which will put a bookend on almost 90 years of Fehn's restaurants.

However you feel about the Parkway Towers building, here's your chance to do something about it.

Mitch Patel, president and CEO of Vision Hospitality Group, unveiled to planning commissioners on Monday some details about the five-story, 90-room boutique hotel he's proposed to build near Chattanooga's bustling riverfront.

At last, Sam Issa has something to show for the $70,000 he's spent working, and reworking, and reworking and reworking the site plan for his 51-acre commercial development at the intersection of E. Brainerd Road and Ooltewah-Ringgold Road.

The question among local liquor store owners is whether new state laws loosening regulations on beer and wine sales will actually help them, or do the opposite.

Project: Dayton City School expansion. Location: 520 Cherry St., Dayton, Tenn. Owners: City of Dayton, Dayton City School.

Proponents of Tennessee grocery stores being able to sell wine say they’re gearing up for the Nov. 4 election where voters in Chattanooga, Signal Mountain and dozens of other communities will decide the issue on local referendums.

A brand-new polyester fiber manufacturing company is coming to Murray County, Ga., just outside Chatsworth.

› Project: Residuals Centrifuge Facility. › Owner: Tennessee American Water Co. › Location: Tennessee American Water Co., 109 Wiehl St.

Specialization is key to the newly formed relationship between Chattanooga soda maker Double Cola Co. and Soddy-Daisy drink distributor Budweiser of Chattanooga.

Celebrating and burying a loved one costs, on average, about $7,000 these days, according to the National Funeral Directors Association.

Thursday afternoon, the signature single-prop, nine-seater plane associated with Southern Airways Express popped into Chattanooga for a moment, and a woman headed to Memphis to see her son climbed on-board.

Sometimes concrete goes bad.

Tool Box by Woodcraft, a West Virginia-based woodworking tools shop, announced today that its Chattanooga store will celebrate with a grand opening ceremonty this weekend.

There are a lot of people who can't afford to have their taxes done professionally.

alons by JC provides space and brand value to wellness and beauty professionals without the overhead and time of building both.

One of Chattanooga's biggest industrial and road builders is paving a new path to prosperity by trying to sell 275 acres through an online auction that ends next Tuesday.

This wasn't Lou Lentine's first rodeo, that's for sure.

Chances are, you've seen the work of Mashburn Outdoors. The Atlanta-based signage firm works with some of the biggest names in American enterprise: Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Samsung, Heineken and Exxon Mobil among others.

Hallo, from a mountain nook tucked away in northeast Georgia that's just about as close to Old Europe as you'll find this side of the Atlantic.

UPDATE: The Chattanooga Beer and Wrecker Board handed down suspensions to JJ's Bohemia, an M. L. King Boulevard bar, on Thursday, but the body didn't shut the business down.

JJ's Bohemia, an M. L. King Boulevard music haunt and drink stop, is closed for two weeks after penalties were handed down Thursday by the Chattanooga Beer and Wrecker Board.

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.

Project: Arby's near Exit 1 in East Ridge. Location: 6302 Ringgold Road. Owners: Restaurant Management Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio.

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.

David Bruce found no answers Monday when he briefed planning commissioners on the problems he is having getting a visible sign at Chattanooga Bone & Joint Surgeons on Gunbarrel Road.

RINGGOLD, Ga. — Lily the Schnauzer set her brown eyes on her mom, Cindie Robinson, and in the nonverbal way dogs do, she said something.

There are more dollar stores than supermarkets in East Ridge, Hamilton County’s second-most populous city.

Project: Integra Hills Luxury Apartments is adding 220 units built to National Green Building Standards.

Where the bed should be, there's instead an examination table complete with crackling procedural paper on top.

One Central Plaza, the flatiron-style building wedged between Georgia Avenue and Cherry Street in downtown Chattanooga, was purchased earlier this month by Chattanooga-based startup incubator Lamp Post Group for $3.5 million.

DALTON, Ga. — When the lights flick off and Green Spot Superette goes dark and quiet this evening, 60 years of commerce will fade into the night.

Project: Vine 324 apartment-style student housing. Location: 324 Vine St., Chattanooga. Owner: Green Real Estate Group.

East Ridge officials voted unanimously Thursday to give the first $4 million of a potential $11 million-dollar incentive package to the developer of a new Bass Pro Shops and Jordan Crossing development along Interstate 75 at Exit 1.

One of Collegedale's biggest apartment complexes has a new owner as it continues to add more units.

A near-perfect growing season has American corn farmers on the threshold of a hearty harvest as the first corn of the year comes in.

Every week, U.S. Xpress hires 200 drivers for its fleet, trying to meet shipping demands.

Project: Springs at Chattanooga apartments. Location: 7401 Allemande Way. Owners: Continental Properties Co., Inc.

Farmers markets are growing and spreading in Tennessee faster than anywhere else in the country, according to a new report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

KIMBALL, Tenn. — You can tell where the public road ends and John "Thunder" Thornton's Jasper Highlands road begins — four inches of asphalt on top of gravel and red clay, compacted under the knobby teeth of a sheepsfoot roller.

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — David Snyder stood with family and friends Tuesday morning in front of RevTel’s new Cleveland branch.

Wine in Tennessee's grocery stores inching closer to vote

Aug. 21 is deadline for petition the referendum

The drive to get wine in Tennessee's grocery stores is picking up traction.

Chattanooga-owned municipal broadband provider EPB on Thursday applied to become the first of possibly many electric utilities to begin offering gigabit Internet and TV service across the traditional boundaries set up over years of cable TV dominance.

EPB officials want the Federal Communications Commission to remove barriers preventing them from taking gigabit Internet into surrounding communities.

RINGGOLD, Ga. — Two hours after the Georgia Department of Labor's jobs expo began Wednesday, Bill Bexley felt it was a success.

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