VIProfile: Kathleen Herzog

VIProfile: Kathleen Herzog

Walk into the streets of downtown Murfreesboro, and you are sure to see the signs of Hip meeting Historic; from the light posts to the floral arrangements, our downtown is a beautiful place to be.  Look a little further, and you will see the pillars of a Main Street community making this place so much more welcoming; the design of the buildings remaining intact to their historical selves, promotion of the well-organized Main Street events in tasteful presentations, as well as a true vitality of the businesses that keep downtown alive daily.

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Folk Fest Fun

Folk Fest Fun

You may have stumbled upon the courthouse square at some point in the last 35 years to find an intriguing group of international folk dancers, then only to be enveloped in the fun to watch the full performance.  However, there is so much more to this event than a once a year, one time performance.  This festival is a week full of cultural experiences throughout our community that begins long before July.

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Southern Manners Come to ‘Boro

Southern Manners Come to ‘Boro

Southern grace literally made its way home April 11 when a television show chose Murfreesboro as its filming location for an episode. Southern Grace at Fair Haven in Murfreesboro, which offers an etiquette program geared toward young boys and girls, starred in an episode of “Chrisley Knows Best” on the USA television network.

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Cheekwood In Bloom: A Celebration of the Arrival of Spring

Cheekwood In Bloom: A Celebration of the Arrival of Spring

Thousands of visitors from near and far are expected to flock to Cheekwood to experience the beauty of spring during Cheekwood in Bloom. The annual festival, running March 18-April 23, features more than 150,000 blooming bulbs throughout the gardens and six weekends of entertainment, special programming and natural inspiration for guests of all ages.

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Recycle, Rebuild, and Pay it Forward

Recycle, Rebuild, and Pay it Forward

For more than 60 years, the United Way has been the unifying force that brings together community leaders, organized labor, faith-based groups, corporations, nonprofit organizations and government to positively change community conditions. When you support United Way through events such as Red, White and Bayou, you join a network dedicated to building a better life and a stronger community, for everyone.

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The Art and Craft of Living

The Art and Craft of Living

One of the hottest growing trends in interior design is incorporating fine craft into home décor, especially using pieces that are locally sourced from potters, weavers, furniture makers, quilters, knitters, stained glass makers, wood turners, basket makers, and many others who excel in traditional handcrafts.

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Duck Ball 50th Anniversary

Duck Ball 50th Anniversary

April is sure to be a month to celebrate with the ladies of the Charity Circle of Murfreesboro.  The members of this long-standing, local organization are thrilled to be honoring their charitable work and the respectable contributions generated from its two signature events. The Charity Circle was founded in 1910 but it wasn’t until 1967 that they saw a need to take their fundraising efforts to the next level.

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The “Sainted Seven” for Home Sellers

The “Sainted Seven” for Home Sellers

Spring is that special time of year which brings new growth, when the flowers and plants come alive with beautiful colors and fragrant smells.  It is also when our real estate market comes alive with new sellers dreaming of procuring top dollar for their property. 

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You Will Always Be Safe at Home

You Will Always Be Safe at Home

We live in the greatest country on earth. We enjoy freedoms that we take for granted – the freedom of speech – to speak our minds without consequence, the protection that one is innocent until proven guilty, access to education for all, the ability to travel and to be able to come and go as we please, and the freedom of self-expression that are not afforded many people in other countries across the world.

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