Track 29 to host Modest Mouse

Aaron Chowdhury, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Many Chattanoogans will “Float On” this March as Modest Mouse comes to Track 29. The same day tickets for Modest Mouse hit the box office they also sold out. Many notable artists and bands such as Juicy J, All American Rejects, Arctic Monkeys and other artists have also performed concerts […]

Local bar expands menu, facility

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Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The Bitter Alibi has plans to open up a new breakfast restaurant while expanding their beer and liquor menu. The bar opened last year when the space went up for sale. Jason Bowers and Matt Skudlarek liked the space, bought it and opened the Bitter Alibi. “It was originally a coffee […]

Preview: JJ’s Bohemia to host local artist compilation

JJ’s Bohemia is located at 231 East Martin Luther King Boulevard.

Julia Weber, Chattanooga, Tenn., — A hole in the wall venue presents an off-the-wall show. JJ’s Bohemia is hosting an unforgettable mix of “wizard rapping” and funky electronic beats at the show this Saturday featuring soCro, Kindora, Rock Floyd and LiL iFFy. Located right off campus on E. MLK Boulevard, JJ’s provides the perfect escape […]

Club de español continúa juntándose

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Lily Sanchez, Chattanooga, Tenn. — La noche del miércoles 11 de febrero el club de español tuvo su cena bimensual, a la cual la llaman “Mesa Española” en el restaurante mexicano La Alteña de Main street. Miembros de la facultad del departamento de Lenguas Clásicas y Modernas estuvieron presentes, al igual que varios estudiantes. Los […]

Renowned blues artist to perform at Patten Performance Series

By Sara Serkownek, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Five-time Blues Music Award winner Rory Block will perform at the UTC Fine Arts Center on Feb. 24. Block has dedicated her life to not only playing, but also understanding the blues. Block strives to recreate the sounds of the original Delta blues by performing acoustically. “It will literally […]

The Casual Pint brings craft beer to North Shore

Photo by Abigail Lewis

The Casual Pint is located at 103 Cherokee Blvd.

By Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The Casual Pint, a craft beer market with a massive selection, has opened a new location on the North Shore. The market serves 22 beers that are always on tap, and over 250 varieties are available through single bottles, six packs, and mix and match six of any kind […]

Weekly Highlights: Black History Month Edition

Information compiled by Madison Baldwin– On Campus Tuesday, Feb. 3  What: Incognito, The Play Where: UC Auditorium When: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4 What: Black Voices Speaker Series Where: Multicultural Center in the UC When: 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9 What: Mahogany Movie Monday Where: Multicultural Center in the UC When: Noon Around Town Tuesday, Feb. […]

Chattanooga Outdoors presents video workshop series

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By Aaron Chowdhury, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Students interested in outdoor videography can attend a free workshop at Chattanooga Outdoors. The outdoor video classes make up a three-part workshop where students can learn about composing a shot, the essentials of editing, as well as sharing videos on the Internet. “The workshops are geared towards getting people outdoors,” said Ruth Thompson, the […]

Preview: US 101 ‘Concert for a Cause’ combines music, philanthropy

By Langston Carter, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Josh Turner will be performing at Concert for a Cause Tuesday, Jan. 27 at Track 29. The concert is a part of a series that US 101 started to help benefit various charities. The doors open at 6 p.m. and the concert starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 and […]

Strategic plan falls short of promised community

Editorial — Chattanooga, known for its beautiful scenery and high-speed Internet, can add another accolade to its list: the city of growing inequality. According to a New York Times article written last year, 27 percent of Chattanoogans live below the poverty line, as compared with 15 percent nationally, with several of the members in that […]