April 10 FrankTalks lecture looks into source of country’s political divisions

  Franklin Tomorrow’s 2017 FrankTalks Lecture Series will continue Monday, April 10, at Townsend Hall, located upstairs in the Residents’ Club at Westhaven. The start time for this FrankTalks will be 1 p.m. Vanderbilt University Professor Marc Hetherington will present on the topic of Political Trust and The Origins of Deep Divisions in Our Country.…

Franklin named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live by Livability.com

    Franklin has been named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live 2017 by Livability.com, outpacing more than 2,100 cities (with populations between 20,000 and 350,000) in this data-driven ranking. Livability.com has released its fourth-annual Top 100 Best Places to Live list. The new rankings are the culmination of months-long exclusive research…

Center for Nonprofit Management OnBoard: Being Prepared to Serve

  The Center for Nonprofit Management has an upcoming training session on April 10 called ‘OnBoard: Being Prepared to Serve.’ This session teaches participants how to be great board members. Then through a partnership with Hands On Nashville, participants are also placed at a nonprofit seeking his/her qualifications.  This event will be on Monday, April…

2nd Annual Stars and Strikes Celebrity Bowling Tournament approaches with King Pin title on the line

  Kings Bowl America in Cool Springs hosts the second annual Stars & Strikes celebrity bowling tournament on Tuesday, April 18, at 6:15PM benefiting High Hopes Development Center, a 32 year old non-profit serving over 600 children and families annually in the Middle Tennessee area.  High Hopes offers an inclusive preschool education for children from 6…

Williamson, Inc. and Nashville Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce sign inter-chamber Corporate Partnership

Hispanic entrepreneurs in Williamson County will now have a new resource to grow and thrive their business trough an inter-chamber strategic corporate partnership signed today by Williamson, Inc., the chamber of commerce and office of economic development in Williamson County, and the Nashville Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (NAHCC). The agreement, signed during NAHCC’s 18th Annual…

Leadership Franklin now accepting applications for 2017-2018 Class

Business and community leaders are encouraged to apply to community leadership organization Applications are now being accepted for the twenty-second class of Leadership Franklin, 2017-2018. Applications may be downloaded at www.leadershipfranklin.org.  Completed applications are due on or before May 1, 2017. Questions regarding the application process may be directed to Paula Harris, Executive Director, at 615-252-4312…

Mars recognized for fifth time on Fortune’s 2017 Best Companies to work for list

Private, family-owned global company ranked #50 on Fortune’s annual list   Mars, Incorporated is excited to announce it’s been named to the 2017 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, compiled by the Great Place to Work®, for the fifth consecutive year. The achievement recognizes Mars’ commitment to its Associates and the dedication, passion…