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A Boston real estate firm purchased a Franklin office building for $68.5 million

The clubhouse for the Novel Lockwood Glen apartments was finished in February 2018. / File photo By MATT BLOIS A Boston real estate firm purchased a Franklin office building on Archdale Drive for $68.5 last month. Crescent Communities sold the Novel Lockwood Glen apartments to an LLC connected to the Boston real estate firm AEW

By | 2019-09-20T14:25:55-05:00 September 20th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, BW-Real-Estate|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Spring Hill GM workers compromise with law enforcement on blocking truck access to plant

PHOTO: Protesters block a truck trying to access the Spring Hill General Motors plant on Thursday. / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS As the nationwide strike of tens of thousands of auto workers entered its fourth day on Thursday, protesters at the Spring Hill General Motors (GM) plant came to a compromise with

Tennessee YMCAs dropping out of Tivity’s gym membership program for seniors

A man rides his bike in front of the Brentwood YMCA. / File photo By MATT BLOIS YMCAs in Tennessee are dropping out of a Franklin health care company’s gym membership program for seniors. Starting next year, seniors participating in Franklin-based Tivity Health’s SilverSneakers program won’t be able to use YMCAs in Tennessee. SilverSneakers members

By | 2019-09-19T09:49:00-05:00 September 19th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Maury County mayor stands with plant workers on strike after GM cuts healthcare

PHOTO: Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles (left) stands next to General Motors employee Dennis Urbania (center) and Spring Hill UAW Chair Mike Herron (right) in support on Wednesday. / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS The General Motors (GM) strike officially entered its third day on Wednesday, with thousands of workers employed at the

Reliant to buy Cheatham lender

By GEERT DE LOMBAERDE This story first appeared on our sister publication the Nashville Post. The leaders of Reliant Bancorp have struck a deal to buy the parent of Community Bank & Trust in Ashland City for about $37 million in stock and cash. The proposed deal, which is expected to be completed in the

By | 2019-09-17T13:38:40-05:00 September 17th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Money, BW-News|Tags: |0 Comments

Brentwood health IT firm to add 100 jobs in Lewis County

Bill Grana. / Photo courtesy Nashville Post This story first appeared in our sister publication the Nashville Post. STAFF REPORTS Brentwood-based health care IT workforce service provider HCTec has announced a plan to expand operations in Hohenwald, a move that would invest more than $500,000 and create 100 jobs in Lewis County. With this expansion,

By | 2019-09-13T14:49:16-05:00 September 13th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News|Tags: |0 Comments

Spero Health opens clinic in Dyersburg

Image courtesy of Spero Health. This story first appeared on our sister publication Nashville Post STAFF REPORTS Substance use disorders treatment company Spero Health has announced an outpatient addiction treatment clinic in Dyersburg. Based in Brentwood and privately held by Heritage Group, Health Velocity Capital, South Central Inc. and Frist Cressey Ventures, Spero Health operates

By | 2019-09-13T14:46:33-05:00 September 13th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Over the last 10 years Williamson County has become a magnet for corporate headquarters

Cool Springs in 1985. / Photo courtesy of Williamson Inc. By MATT BLOIS This story is part of a series Home Page Media Group is running to celebrate our 10th anniversary. Williamson County’s economy has expanded rapidly over the last 10 years, and has also become a magnet for corporate headquarters. In September 2009, when

By | 2019-09-12T13:30:51-05:00 September 12th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News|0 Comments

Middle Tennessee construction companies are giving prisoners a second chance — and a job

By MATT BLOIS The day starts early for Shane Presley, a construction worker from Antioch who works for Jone Bros. He wakes up before 4 a.m. to eat breakfast. By sunrise he’s already at his job site, where he lays pipe all day long. During the workday he looks the same as his peers, but

By | 2019-09-10T20:02:05-05:00 September 10th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Nissan CEO stepping down

Hiroto Saikawa / Photo courtesy Nashville Post The story appeared first on our sister site the Nashville Post. By Geert De Lombaerde The CEO of Nissan Motor Co. said Monday he will resign his position in a week after reports surfaced that he had received improper payments under a Nissan stock payment plan. Hiroto Saikawa

By | 2019-09-09T15:10:55-05:00 September 9th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News|Tags: , |0 Comments