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Projector problem delays opening of new multiplex cinema at Kingsport mall

Projector problem delays opening of new multiplex cinema at Kingsport mall

July 31st, 2013 9:06 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Hold your popcorn, folks. There’s going to be a slight delay.

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State Chamber president outlines legislative agenda

State Chamber president outlines legislative agenda

July 30th, 2013 9:42 pm by Nathan Baker

Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Catherine Glover said Tuesday that she expects a busy 10 weeks for the lobbying group when the state General Assembly reconvenes in January.

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It’s almost time for sales tax holiday

It’s almost time for sales tax holiday

July 30th, 2013 9:39 pm by Nathan Baker

Area parents are hoping to score back-to-school deals while some retailers are preparing for an onslaught of business rivaled only by Black Friday as Tennessee’s annual sales tax holiday weekend approaches.

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North Johnson City chickens out

North Johnson City chickens out

July 30th, 2013 9:10 am by Nathan Baker

One new chicken chain opens today, another set to take up residence in former Burger King.

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Luxury student housing to move onto former Mullican property

Luxury student housing to move onto former Mullican property

July 30th, 2013 8:50 am by Nathan Baker

A new housing development hopes to bring resort-style living to students on the former site of a Johnson City manufacturer.

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Depot renovations in full swing as Tupelo Honey targets spring opening

Depot renovations in full swing as Tupelo Honey targets spring opening

July 27th, 2013 9:18 pm by Nathan Baker

A long-awaited restaurant is moving closer to occupying its targeted historic downtown Johnson City site, but hungry patrons will have to endure at least at least eight more months before sitting down to a meal of farm-fresh Southern cuisine.

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Reactions to Internet sales tax mixed

Reactions to Internet sales tax mixed

July 26th, 2013 8:56 am by Nathan Baker

Local business owners banded together Thursday in support of a national bill to require online retailers to collect sales taxes, a move that they said would make business more equitable and spur economic growth.

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WCEDC trading in Summit for annual meeting

WCEDC trading in Summit for annual meeting

July 25th, 2013 8:38 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

In lieu of an Economic Summit normally held in the fall, the Washington County Economic Development Council announced Thursday that it plans to hold its first annual meeting in June and use the meeting to release the final version of a strategic economic

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Popeyes to open July 30

Popeyes to open July 30

July 25th, 2013 11:25 am by Staff Report

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a fast food restaurant that specializes in fried chicken, jambalaya and red beans and rice, will open its first location in the Tri-Cities July 30.

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Power Board weathers tough year

Power Board weathers tough year

July 23rd, 2013 9:49 pm by Nathan Baker

The mild weather gave the Johnson City Power Board’s bottom line a beating last year, but the utility’s chief financial officer said the company was able to ride out the difficulties to come in under budget.

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