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Williamson Medical Center’s Cardiac Rehab Program is re-certified for three more years

Williamson Medical Center announced on Tuesday that its Cardiac Rehab Program has been re-certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Williamson Medical Center was recognized for its commitment to improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of care. Cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation programs are designed to help people with cardiovascular conditions (e.g., heart attacks,

By | 2019-01-15T19:18:43+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Comments Off on Williamson Medical Center’s Cardiac Rehab Program is re-certified for three more years

Nasdaq gives Diversicare deadline to get stock price up

NashvillePost.com The staff of the Nasdaq Stock Market has sent notice to Diversicare Healthcare Services that the Brentwood-based skilled nursing services firm is falling short of the exchange’s minimum market capitalization standards. The note came after the value of Diversicare’s equity stayed below $35 million for 30 consecutive business days late last year. The company

By | 2019-01-14T23:50:12+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Comments Off on Nasdaq gives Diversicare deadline to get stock price up

Brookdale Senior Living board agrees to declassify their body by 2021

NashvillePost.com The board of Brookdale Senior Living early this month adopted an amendment to the Brentwood-based company’s incorporation documents that call for the eight-member body’s members to all stand for one-year terms by 2021. Brookdale directors last year agreed to declassify the company’s board — an activist investor called for the process to be sped

By | 2019-01-14T23:33:16+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Categories: BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Comments Off on Brookdale Senior Living board agrees to declassify their body by 2021

Legislators will discuss how the current legislative session could affect Williamson County at town hall on Friday

Williamson County Representative Glen Casada was sworn in as Speaker of the House earlier this year. / File photo By MATT BLOIS Legislators from Williamson County will talk about how the 2019 legislative session could affect the county, at a town hall event on Friday hosted by Williamson Inc.  The panel will feature Speaker of

By | 2019-01-14T20:44:11+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Categories: BW-News, More News|Comments Off on Legislators will discuss how the current legislative session could affect Williamson County at town hall on Friday

Over 200 workers expected to transfer to Spring Hill GM plant following Cadillac XT6 announcement

BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Well over 200 workers are expected to join the ranks of the Spring Hill General Motors plant staff following the announcement that the first-ever electric Cadillac, the Cadillac XT6 SUV, will be manufactured in the city. “I would say that it’s going to well exceed 200 people … we’re very thrilled,” said

By | 2019-01-14T20:28:40+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on Over 200 workers expected to transfer to Spring Hill GM plant following Cadillac XT6 announcement

Prison operator CoreCivic creates nonprofit to reduce recidivism

By MATT BLOIS The private prison company CoreCivic, which is preparing to move its headquarters to Brentwood this year, has created a nonprofit foundation to reduce recidivism. The company previously raised money to support programs combating recidivism through a fund at the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a nonprofit that collects donations for a variety

By | 2019-01-14T19:20:33+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Categories: BW-News|Comments Off on Prison operator CoreCivic creates nonprofit to reduce recidivism

Spring Hill gets Cadillac crossover; will add workers from Ohio plant

NashvillePost.com Leaders of General Motors over the weekend said they have picked their Spring Hill manufacturing complex to begin making a new seven-seat Cadillac crossover. The project calls for a $300 million investment and state officials say the decision will lead the hiring of hundreds. GM executives detailed their plans for the Cadillac XT6 ahead

By | 2019-01-14T03:25:13+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on Spring Hill gets Cadillac crossover; will add workers from Ohio plant

Harpeth Hotel names a longtime hospitality professional as general manager

Justin Foster brings 16 years of related experience to his new job as general manager for The Harpeth Hotel. // Photo submitted By JOHN McBRYDE The company that manages the hotel portion of the Harpeth Square project in downtown Franklin has hired a general manager to oversee the boutique hotel's progress toward its expected completion

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Nashville-based Allergy-Friendly.org starts certifying restaurants as safe for people with food allergies

ABOVE: Sweet potato and truffle fries are gluten free at Burger Up Cool Springs. // SUBMITTED By BAILEY BASHAM Last month, BurgerUp Cool Springs became the third restaurant in the city to be certified by Allergy-Friendly.org, a Nashville-based organization that works to provide food-sensitive diners with safe restaurant options. Allergy-Friendly.org, which was founded in 2018 by

By | 2019-01-10T18:29:23+00:00 January 13th, 2019|Categories: BW-News|Comments Off on Nashville-based Allergy-Friendly.org starts certifying restaurants as safe for people with food allergies

Nashville Restaurant Week, promoting independent eateries, is Jan. 21-27

ABOVE: Blue Crab Fried Green Tomatoes from Puckett's Gro. & Restaurant in Franklin. // SUBMITTED NASHVILLE ORIGINALS Nashville Restaurant Week is Jan. 21-27, offering incentives for diners to support the independent restaurant community and celebrate its wide array of culinary talents. Nashville Originals, established in 2006, is an independent restaurant association of about 60 member restaurants

By | 2019-01-10T23:11:00+00:00 January 13th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, STYLE - NEED TO KNOW, WillCo Arts|Comments Off on Nashville Restaurant Week, promoting independent eateries, is Jan. 21-27