Tennessee Baptist Children’s Homes announces $1M gift

Shinns' gift brings entity's fundraising figure to $5.2M
Jan 20, 2015 1:26 PM

Anderson Benson sets up Franklin office

Anderson Benson Insurance & Risk Management has expanded into Williamson County by opening an office on Main Street in downtown Franklin. The outpost will be led by Darla Bousselot, who joined the firm in 2014, and focus on marketing products to wealthy individuals.

“High net-worth individuals and families have extraordinary insurance needs because of the major investments they have made in their property and possessions,” said Darla Bousselot, Anderson Benson partner. “There is a big demand from customers who recognize that risk management is a valuable part of life and to achieve comfort and security means more expert consultation from their insurance agent.  That’s what we will provide in expanding our services in Williamson County.”

Jan 16, 2015 11:03 AM

New president for Franklin's FutureNet

Security barrier maker's leader coming from Michigan company
Jan 15, 2015 6:51 AM

Belmont to open professional education facility in Cool Springs

Belmont University will unveil today its professional education and corporate meeting facility in Cool Springs.

The facility is housed in a building located at 310 Billingsly Court in Franklin.

BU officials said in a release that the new Williamson County location will provide easily accessible classrooms for courses in Belmont’s adult degree, professional and continuing education programs, as well as event and meeting rental space for area businesses and organizations.

Belmont originally opened a satellite location in Cool Springs in 2002 on Seaboard Lane, allowing Williamson County residents and employees close access and opportune times to take classes through the university’s adult degree program.

Jan 13, 2015 7:00 AM

Boyle, builders ready for next Berry Farms phase

Boyle Nashville has begun marketing the next section of its massive Berry Farms projects at Interstate 65 and Peytonsville Road. The Warren Place section of Berry Farms will have 66 lots — 15 of them townhomes — and eventually have houses on them ranging from $250,000 to more than $800,000. Check out more info here.

Jan 8, 2015 7:17 AM

Franklin's Dwell at McEwen sells for $81.1M

Dallas company pays $219K per unit
Dec 22, 2014 11:48 AM

Headline Homes: November 2014

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Dec 18, 2014 7:00 AM

Builder starts work on more Westhaven townhomes

Regent plans to deliver first of two Town Center buildings next fall
Dec 17, 2014 11:45 AM

More trampoline parks headed here

Colorado-based JumpStreet plans to open three indoor trampoline parks in Middle Tennessee between now and March. First up is RiverGate Mall, which will be followed by a spot in space previously leased by hhgregg near CoolSprings Galleria and a location on Old Fort Parkway in Murfreesboro. JumpStreet runs a dozen locations in Colorado, Texas, Arizona and Georgia.

SEE ALSO: Word of competitor Sky Zone's plans to open a park in Franklin

Dec 4, 2014 11:08 AM

Galleria getting steak/seafood restaurant

Knoxville-based restaurant group Connor Concepts has signed up to build a 7,500-square-foot steak and seafood eatery in the wing being added to the CoolSprings Galleria. The restaurant will be able to host 350 people at a time and be close to where The Cheesecake Factory recently opened its doors on the west side of the mall. From WilliamsonSource:

The project, set to be completed by winter of 2015, just in time for the busy Christmas shopping season, and will be a part of the mall’s redevelopment. The restaurant will be built on the south west side of the center.

SEE ALSO: More on the Galleria's partial redevelopment, which includes the addition of H&M and American Girl

Nov 18, 2014 2:34 PM