Franklin leaders OK Harpeth Square plan

The Franklin Board of Mayor and Aldermen has given its approval to the development plan for Harpeth Square, the $80 million residential/hotel/retail project slated for the northern edge of downtown Franklin. Jill Cowan at The Tennessean has more info and perspective here on what was a "robust public hearing" Tuesday night.

Mar 12, 2015 6:59 AM

Benefits brokerage firm to change Williamson office locales

Cowan move to Brentwood from Franklin will involve 80 employees
Mar 5, 2015 1:13 PM

Headline Homes: January 2015

Among the buyers and sellers: the ServiceMaster CEO, a Council Capital general partner, a Deloitte official, and more...
Feb 19, 2015 7:00 AM

Franklin slated for Casual Pint craft beer retail shop

Knoxville-based craft beer retail store franchise company The Casual Pint is targeting a Hillsboro Road location in Franklin to open at the end of June, Nashville Business Journal reports.

Ken and Kayla Franse will serve as franchisees.

The Williamson County location will be the ninth for the company, which also offer Casual Pint shops in Chattanooga, Farragut and Maryville.

Read more here.


Feb 19, 2015 7:00 AM

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