January 2019 Around Town

Help Steer Brentwood’s 50th Anniversary Steering Committee Brentwood turns 50 this year, and it’s time for some semicentennial celebrations. Current ideas include a community parade, a fundraising gala, history events and concerts. Your ideas are welcome. To share them, join the meeting. The Ad-Hoc 50th Anniversary Logistics and Events Subcommittee, created to plan and lead the event planning for the various celebrations, meets on the … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Reading the Polar Express and Lighting the Brentwood Tree Hie thee hither with kith and kin to the Brentwood Library, o ye lovers of stories and lights. This swirling orb on which we live has completed yet another circumnavigation of the sun, and ’tis time once more to illuminate the evergreen and to hear the silver bell. Come join the … Continued

One Night Only: Studio Tenn’s Ninth Annual Glam Gala

The annual One Night Only gala is clearly one of the best parties of the year. Held this time at the War Memorial Auditorium, the glamorous event supports Studio Tenn, Middle Tennessee's own world-class professional theater company. Seldom in the course of human history have so many had so much fun to support a cause so … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Brentwood Christmas Crawl Hurry! Don’t walk, run to your local Brentwood stores! It’s time to crawl!  The 10th annual Christmas Crawl takes place Nov. 1-3. Each shop is offering special promotions, and refreshments will be served at each store on the first day. Pick up a stamp card at any participating store, and have it stamped at … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

The City of Brentwood Supports Students’ Success The City of Brentwood is serious about its students’ success and puts its money where its mouth is. Over the past three decades, the City of Brentwood has given more than $5.5 million to Brentwood schools located within the Williamson County system. These funds are used for everything from textbooks and … Continued

September 2018 Around Town

The Manning Breaks Ground The Manning, Nashville’s much-anticipated luxury condominium residences, breaks ground this year. The building will command some of Music City’s choicest real estate, the gateway to Belle Meade—location, location, location! The 36 luxury units begin at $1.85 million with floor plans that range from 2,500 to 6,200 square feet. The features and … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

Nashville United Soccer Girls U17 Team Competes in President’s Cup Nationals Tournament Nashville United Soccer Girls U17 – Southern Region Champions represented the Nashville area, the state of Tennessee and the Southern region in the President’s Cup Nationals tournament July 11-15in Westfield, Indiana.  The team is represented by girls from Nashville, Antioch, Brentwood and Franklin. The NUSA Girls … Continued

July 2018 Around Town

Woodmont Realty Helps Garner Major Award Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has been recognized as “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” and “Most Trusted Real Estate Brand” in the 30th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend study.  This study takes input from over 77,000 U.S. consumers to rate 3,000 brands in about 300 categories. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices received … Continued

June 2018 Around Town

Brentwood Hires New Public Works Director Brentwood City Manager Kirk Bednar is pleased to announce the appointment of Todd Hoppenstedt as the city’s public works director. The city recently restructured the Public Works Department with former director Jeff Donegan assuming a new role overseeing large-scale capital construction projects within the Engineering Department. Todd brings 20-plus years … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

Brentwood Native Hired As City Attorney The city of Brentwood has named Kristen Corn as the city attorney. Corn officially started Monday, March 12. Roger Horner previously held this position and retired in January 2018 after 33 years with the city. Corn previously worked for the city of Franklin as the assistant city attorney, a staff attorney … Continued