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Kids and Kites in Nashville

State Rep. Brenda Gilmore (center) along with volunteers at annual Kids and Kites event. (photo by Maya Scruggs)

U.S. Rep. Brenda Gilmore’s eighth annual Kids and Kites was another success April 16 to spread awareness on childhood obesity. This year marks the eighth annual Kids and Kites, and many children and parents were smiling having a great time.…

Mayor Barry, NCDC begin Play Everywhere project

Play Everywhere Challenge allows the city to activate inactive locations near Napier/Sudekum and Jefferson Street.

The Office of Mayor Megan Barry and Nashville Civic Design Center (NCDC) are launching Nashville’s own Play Everywhere Challenge project, called The Nashville Soundbox, this week. The Nashville Soundbox repurposes a 20-foot shipping container and outfits the outside with whisper…

ONCA holds community breakfast

Pastor Enoch Fuzz (L) stands with John Cooper (R), Chairman of City Council Budget & Finance Committee as they talk with community organizations attending the breakfast.

It’s not just breakfast. One Nashville Community Awareness (ONCA) served breakfast on April 1 and April 15. Members, friends, and the community joined ONCA and Rev. Enoch Fuzz at Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church, 319 33rd Avenue North, for a meeting…