Tea Time with Appalachian Barbie
I am so sick of victimizing. I’m sick of seeing people in the media doing it, I’m sick of seeing people I know online doing it to themselves and I am WAY sick of choosing to make myself a victim. Because that is the cold, hard truth- we make the choice to either be a […]
Annual Spring Plant Sale at Bullington Gardens on Apr. 25 + 26 + 27 Hendersonville’s horticultural learning center HENDERSONVILLE: Bullington Gardens, a horticultural education center and public botanical garden, will hold its annual spring plant sale on three days, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 25, 26 and 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each […]
Batteries Not Included
I was familiar with director Edgar G. Ulmer’s 1945 bleak noir “Detour” in name only. The film was from PRC, a poverty row studio that specialized in low-budget, bargain basement B-films. “Poverty Row” is a term used for studios of the classic Hollywood era that did just that—low-budgets with no name stars. As […]
Tipton-Haynes State Historic Site will be hosting its 16th Annual Maple Syrup Festival and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, February 16, from 8am to 3pm. Have you ever wondered how maple syrup gets from the tree to your table? Did you know that it takes 10 gallons of sap to make a quart of syrup? This […]
2019 Progress Edition These local businesses support the local arts, theater, and entertainment in our region. Click on a business’s logo below to read about them.
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Break out the Aquanet and tight-rolled jeans… Back by popular demand, The Breakfast Club® is returning to Capone’s in downtown Johnson City, on the evening of January 26th!
Tennessee’s oldest town is about to get a lot sweeter!! The fourth annual Chocolate Fest will be held on Saturday, February 9th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Spend this Valentine’s weekend at Jonesborough Area Merchants & Service Association (JAMSA)’s Chocolate Fest throughout downtown on a walking tour. Come taste some delicious chocolate treats provided […]
This holiday season, support our veterans in need by providing clothing, blankets, and other necessities. December 18, 2018 6pm-9pm Memorial Park Community Center 510 Bert Street Johnson City, TN 37601 Contact Market Innovations to get involved. 423-722-3727 JLaw@marketinnovationsjc.com
As a long time reader of this publication, it’s such an honor for me to share a bit of my knowledge with you via The Loafer. Officially, I am a Tri-Cities native and wine rep with a local beverage distributor. Unofficially, I am a single 30-something professional, dog mom, travel junkie who is simultaneously building […]
Tickets are on sale now for the nation’s premier storytelling event, the National Storytelling Festival, held October 5-7.
Switchback duo to make journey to East Tennessee to share musical blend of Americana, Celtic soul, community