Johnson City Press Thursday, November 27, 2014
Bicycle chain making Trek to downtown Johnson City

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Bicycle chain making Trek to downtown Johnson City

November 17th, 2014 9:34 pm by Nathan Baker

A new business expects to roll into downtown Johnson City this spring, building on the area's recent turn toward two-wheeled transport.

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Johnson City Christmas Parade, ETSU Winter Celebration set for Dec. 6

Johnson City Christmas Parade, ETSU Winter Celebration set for Dec. 6

November 24th, 2014 11:21 am by Contributed to the Press

The parade will wind through downtown Johnson City to the ETSU campus, bringing friends and family home and the community together to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season.

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Downtown Johnson City? There's an app for that

Downtown Johnson City? There's an app for that

November 21st, 2014 9:52 pm by Tony Casey

The idea to develop an application for smartphones that would help its downloaders better navigate their way to parking, events, dining options and more grew out of an effort to communicate parking options for visitors to downtown Johnson City.

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Downtown business owners vault over historical significance

Downtown business owners vault over historical significance

November 15th, 2014 9:44 pm by Tony Casey

Legend has it that the bank vault door in what is now a condominium on the corner of East Main and North Roan streets was so heavy that water needed to be poured on the floor and frozen so the 22-ton door could be slid into place.

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New ventures give rise to Old South

New ventures give rise to Old South

November 13th, 2014 9:15 pm by Nathan Baker

This week the Johnson City restaurant formerly known as The Battery debuted a new partner, a new menu, a new events venue and a new name - Old South.

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Calm down: State of Franklin curbing repairs to last a few months

Calm down: State of Franklin curbing repairs to last a few months

November 13th, 2014 9:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City motorists and pedestrians are having to use caution while improvements downtown on a stretch of West State of Franklin Road, officially dubbed a "traffic calming" project, cause temporary side-stepping and lane-changing over the next few mont

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Founders Park event policy set to be considered by commissioners

Founders Park event policy set to be considered by commissioners

November 13th, 2014 8:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners are expected to consider a Founders Park event policy next week that would give the Johnson City Development Authority the right to reserve and coordinate all private shindigs at the city's $5 million, 5-acre flood mitigation project-tu

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SOF traffic calming project

November 12th, 2014 2:37 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City motorists and pedestrians are having to use caution while improvements downtown on a stretch of West State of Franklin Road.

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Johnson City plans to take down U-Haul building by February

Johnson City plans to take down U-Haul building by February

November 11th, 2014 10:03 am by Gary B. Gray

Currently in the design phase, the project also will include sidewalk repairs and additional parking along Commerce Street, which will be rebuilt to improve drainage flows during high-water events.

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Old U-Haul building set for demolition now that Johnson City owns property

Old U-Haul building set for demolition now that Johnson City owns property

November 10th, 2014 2:01 pm by Staff Report

The city went to court to get the land as part of its flood mitigation efforts.

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First Friday cook-off offers participants chili solution to chilly night

First Friday cook-off offers participants chili solution to chilly night

November 7th, 2014 10:34 pm by Max Hrenda

Though nighttime temperatures continue to drop as winter draws nearer, organizers of a semi-regular Johnson City event were hoping one particular item could help attendees bear the chilly air - chili.

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