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Karen Nazor Hill

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Fashion has taken an evil twist. Or has it?

Name: Adriean Flanagan Age: 18 Profession: Student at Volunteer State Community College

Things are already looking blue for the Chattanooga Market on Sunday, June 23 -- blue as in blueberry, that is, as the market celebrates its annual Blueberry Festival.

It's summer and folks are heading to water for a break from the heat and humidity.

Though he has always appreciated the natural beauty of East Tennessee, Jim Caldwell says it wasn’t until he developed a passion for photography that he started seeing in a new light.

"The work of science is to substitute facts for appearances, and demonstrations for impressions." — John Ruskin

Mom enjoyed her special day at Chattanooga Market, and now it's Dad's turn. On Sunday, June 16, fathers will be honored at the Market's Father's Day Brews & Bluegrass.

Take a little Prince, throw in some Sly and the Family Stone, maybe some Bob Marley, Jimmy Buffet and a little B.B. King, and you have The Pimps of Joytime, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based band headlining tonight at the Bessie Smith Strut.

Lorean Mays has been a fan of Brandy since the 34-year-old singer hit the music scene at 14 years old.

Nine years before he died, Baptist minister/folk artist Howard Finster and his family began Howard Finster Day in an effort to share his ministry and art with the public.

Ed Rusk doesn't hesitate when asked about the worst haircut of his life.

Years ago, when I first heard the proverb that it takes a village to raise a child, I didn't agree. I leaned more toward it takes a "family" to raise a child — parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, etc. — not a village of people you aren't related to.

Name: Michele Coffman Age: Attorney Age: 38

Her mother offered some advice when Michelle Heckmann decided she wanted to be a plumber.

Distillery throws victory party (May 31)

Chattanooga Whiskey Company celebrates bill passing

The founders of Chattanooga Whiskey Co. are celebrating the recent passing of a whiskey distillery bill by Tennessee lawmakers with a party Friday night, May 31.

'Magic Tree House' (May 25-Sept. 8)

Creative Discovery Museum's summer exhibit time-travels into America's past

Children love tree houses, and starting Saturday, May 25, there will be a new one to explore at Creative Discovery Museum.

It was a warm, sunny summer day last July 5 when the McDonoughs took their double-decker pontoon boat out on Chickamauga Lake.

When Stephen Rucker hits the road Saturday morning for a 30-mile bike ride, he has one goal in mind — to raise at least $1,000 for T.C. Thompson Children's Hospital at Erlanger, the hospital that saved the lives of his twin daughters, Kate and Annie.

S'mores? No thanks. "Kumbaya"? Heard it. Secret candy stash? Gone stale.

Independence is a great thing. It's something we parents pray our children will have mastered by the time they become adults.

Maternity clothing is making fashion headlines these days, thanks to Kate Middleton and Kim Kardashian, both mothers-to-be.

Name: Apryl Hughes Age: 33 Occupation: Makeup artist/anesthetist

May 13: The Collegedale Green Thumb Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. in the Collegedale City Hall on Swinyar Drive. Guest speaker Cherry King will talk about propagating from cuttings, layering and root division. Contact: Cherry King, 238-3647.

Anna Belk, who moved to Chattanooga from England in 2008, had mediocre results with online dating.

“We live. We die. The best we can do is leave a worthwhile example for those who come after us.” — Adam Walinsky

Reading, writing, and arithmetic — the basics of an education, right?

I learned something about myself last week.

Name: Sophia Simpkins Age: 41 Occupation: Next Level Performance, vice president of business development

Katherine D'Andrea knew that Baylor School classmate Alex Armstrong was going to ask her to the junior/senior prom.

Michelle Workman is not a helicopter mom.

Name: Zach Bell Age: 23 Profession: UTC senior

It's what nutritionists say is the most important meal of the day — breakfast.

Good food without good service can ruin a dining experience.

Pardon me, boy, is that Thomas the Tank Engine?

James Beard was talking about food before people talked about food.

When my children were young, I introduced them to different sports and activities in an effort to help them find something they enjoyed.

It doesn't take much to get Karla Riddle on a soapbox.

Chattanooga Market opened its 2013 season on Sunday, April 21, a day eagerly awaited by many area residents.

Waste angers Emily Busby.

Name: Brooke Pangburn Age: 21 School: UTC sophomore

Austin and Ally rock, says Ezra Williams, a local fourth-grader.

Dapper has gone mainstream.

Lexie was on the losing end of a dogfight.

My oldest granddaughter is just like me.

Name: Ashley Dantzler Age: 19 School: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga sophomore

• Today. BRA-VO!, Track 29, 1400 Market St., 2 p.m., $40, fashion show modeled by breast cancer survivors to benefit Breast Cancer Support Services. 629-2445.

Until last Tuesday morning, I had never had a freshly made bagel and homemade cream cheese.

Name: Jordan Lamberson Age: 19 School: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga freshman

When Ellen Simak retires from the Hunter Museum of American Art this summer, she'll leave behind her children.

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