Weekly highlights Sept. 16-22

On Campus Tuesday, Sept. 16 What: Make the Most of Career Day Where: Lookout Mountain Room in the UC When: 4 p.m. Cost: free What: Soulful Tuesday: Open Mic Night Where: Multicultural Center When: 7 p.m. Cost: free Wednesday, Sept. 17 What: Music in the Pit with Rachel Brown Where: UC Food Court When: 12-1 […]

PARK(ing) Day transforms metered parking spots into public parks

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Amber Latham, Knoxville, Tenn. – Chattanooga will celebrate its seventh PARK(ing) Day this Friday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. “Being in a college town, it is good to have fun, free events,” said Lauren Beck, a sophomore  from Columbia, Tenn. PARK(ing) Day is not exclusive to Chattanooga. The event takes place all over […]

Clyde’s on Main restraunt opens on the southside

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Restaurant and bar, Clyde’s on Main, recently opened on the Southside.

Daniel McNeeley, Chattanooga, Tenn., — If there is anything UTC students love more than food, nobody has found it yet. That fact has made Mike and Taylor Monen, local business owners of student favorites including Community Pie and Taco Mamacita, two very popular people in Chattanooga. Building on that popularity, the Monens have opened a […]

Wilderness Outdoor Theater in North Georgia offers drive-in movie experience

Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The Wilderness Outdoor Movie Theater brings the classic drive-in movie theater experience to the Chattanooga area. On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, the theater opens its gates at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $7, but debit and credit cards are not accepted. The theater has two screens. The cost covers both movies […]

Weekly highlights Sept. 9 to 15

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Felipe Argueta and Sethrial Duncanson battle while LARP-ing in the Luton Library portico.

Austin Arias and Sarah Cooksey, Chattanooga, Tenn., – On campus Tuesday, Sept. 9 What: Chattanooga Recreational Anime Program meeting Where: Ocoee Room in the UC When: 8-10 p.m. Cost: free What: QPR Training: Learn Mental Health CPR Where: Lookout Mountain Room in the UC When: 1-2:30 p.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m. Cost: free Wednesday, Sept. 10 […]

Center Park presents Saturday movie nights

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Amber Latham, Chattanooga, Tenn., – River City Company will show free movies for all ages at Center Park, 728 Market St., for the last three Saturdays in September.“Enjoying a free movie underneath the stars with friends, family and other Chattanoogans is a great way to spend a Saturday night downtown,” Paige Southard, program manager for […]

Chattanooga ofrecerá ruta más segura para ciclistas estudiantiles

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Una de la estaciones de bicicletas alquilables en el campus.

Callie Hildebrand, Chattanooga, Tenn. – La ciudad de Chattanooga tiene planes para ofrecerle una ruta más segura de bicicletas a los estudiantes de UTC que tendrán calles por el campus. Los carriles de bicicletas serán añadidos a Eighth Street, Calle Duncan, Avenida Orchard Knob, Calle South Willow, Second Street y la Avenida Frazier. El proyecto […]

Students sold on local products, free music at Chattanooga Market

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Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn. —The Chattanooga Market is a local icon, becoming a tradition among residents new and old. “It’s become a Sunday tradition for many families,” said Melissa Siragusa, the head of the marketing and media relations division of the Chattanooga Market. “Where else can you go to listen to two free concerts, park […]

New bike lanes allow all to breathe easy

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Callie Hildebrand, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The city of Chattanooga plans to offer student bikers a safer route through the city with new bike lanes that will include streets on UTC’s campus. New bike lanes will be added to Eighth Street, Duncan Street, Orchard Knob Avenue, South Willow Street, Second Street and Frazier Avenue. The project […]

Mountaineer Folk Festival at Fall Creek Falls

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The 36th annual Mountaineer Folk Festival at Fall Creek Falls State Park commemorates a simpler time. The weekend starts the night of Sept. 5 and continues throughout the weekend to end on Sept. 7. The weekend consists of square dancing, music, crafts, food as well as storytelling. Vendors will sell and demonstrate folk art, bath […]