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Expansions, relocations added 20K jobs to Nashville area last year

tennessean.com — Company expansions and relocations last fiscal year were responsible for nearly 20,000 new jobs across the region, the highest total in more than a decade, according to the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce. The growth was largest for existing companies looking to expand: About 70 percent of the new jobs came from companies already in Middle Tennessee.
Oct 02, 2014

Expansions, relocations added 20K jobs to Nashville area last year tnne.ws/1x0lcoR via @tennessean

Young people leave lives in big city to try hand at farming in Tennessee

archive.tennessean.com — While it's not uncommon for those who grew up on farms to eventually return to the green acres they were raised on, a small and growing population of twenty-somethings are deciding to enter this notoriously tough industry, hoping to capitalize on the trends of farm-to-table restaurants and organic farming.

Beer soap dream comes true for farming couple, Jackalope Brewing

archive.tennessean.com — James Ray was a homebrewer and his wife, Eileen Ray, a fellow beer drinker, so when the young farming couple began brainstorming unique varieties for their fledgling soap business last year, beer was high on the priority list. A year later, through a partnership with Jackalope Brewing Co., their beer soap dream is taking off.

Pollard Show: Kam Wimbley dishes about football and his culinary skills

tennessean.com — Episode 4 of the Bernard Pollard Show: Bernard is joined by Titans linebacker Kam Wimbley, Tennessean columnist David Climer and writer Jessica Bliss to talk about transitioning to a new defense and their skills in the kitchen.

Olli Jokinen brings leadership to Predators

tennessean.com — Olli Jokinen is not a stranger to new cities. But the veteran forward admitted he did not know much about Nashville after signing with the Predators this offseason. His transition was made easier by a neighbor across the street from his Miami home - former Predators goalie Tomas Vokoun, who played in 383 games for Nashville and appeared in two NHL All-Star games.
Oct 02, 2014

RT @estromgren: ICYMI-My story on @PredsNHL's Olli Jokinen, who got advice on his Nashville move from former #Preds star Tomas Vokoun tnne.ws/YU3JlU

Titans QB Jake Locker expected to start Sunday

tennessean.com — Locker missed Sunday's game against the Colts with a right wrist injury. He said he had no issues in practice Wednesday. "It is hard to have to sit and watch games, you never want to do it,'' Locker said.
Oct 01, 2014

RT @jwyattsports: #Titans QB Jake Locker practices on Wednesday, expected to start Sunday vs. #Browns tnne.ws/1mRK8OH

Oct 01, 2014

RT @jwyattsports: #Titans QB Jake Locker practices on Wednesday, expected to start Sunday vs. #Browns tnne.ws/1mRK8OH

Oct 01, 2014

#Titans QB Jake Locker practices on Wednesday, expected to start Sunday vs. #Browns tnne.ws/1mRK8OH

Titans keep faith in struggling Justin Hunter

tennessean.com — The Titans aren't giving up on wide receiver Justin Hunter. Coaches are frustrated with the second-year pro, who had a strong preseason, and they are letting him know how they feel. "If you are not getting on a guy, that is not a good sign," coach Ken Whisenhunt said.

Titans safety Bernard Pollard challenges teammates

tennessean.com — Anyone who watched the streamed broadcast at tennessean.com saw that. On Wednesday, he was still barking. And challenging his teammates in the process. "I could care less about me (ticking) you off. This is nine years for me, I have no time to waste,'' Pollard said.
Oct 01, 2014

(PG-13 tweet): #Titans safety Bernard Pollard on team's first quarter of the season: "We sucked butt." tnne.ws/1yzuAUV

Yeah Burger plans locations in Midtown Nashville

tennessean.com — A third Atlanta-based burger concept is coming to town with the local owners looking to lease a planned location in Midtown. Leah Bentley and Lin Howard of L&L Ventures are targeting a summer 2015 opening for Yeah! Burger Nashville, a gourmet fast-casual restaurant.
Oct 01, 2014

RT @getahn: Yeah Burger plans locations in Midtown Nashville tnne.ws/1vyc9fK via @tennessean

Oct 01, 2014

Yeah Burger plans locations in Midtown Nashville tnne.ws/1vyc9fK via @tennessean