Franklin Named One of America’s 50 Best Cities to Live

October 26, 2016 The Franklin Patch by J. R. Lind FRANKLIN, TN — Rapid job growth, high incomes, historic sites and bucolic vistas make Franklin one of America’s 50 Best Cities to Live in, says a national business website. The 24/7WallSt.com site ranks Franklin at No. 36 on its list of best places to call…

Franklin entrepreneur encourages businesses to ‘think differently’

October 25, 2016 The Tennessean by Ray Howze Louis Upkins Jr., a Franklin native and entrepreneur, wants companies to treat their families like their customers. He wants people to “think differently” about how they interact with friends and family. If they do that, he said, it will help grow Franklin and maintain its healthy business…

The Gulch, for Franklin: Developer unveils $100M project at major crossroads

October 21, 2016 The Nashville Business Journal by Adam Sichko For about 20 years, the wooded land at the northeast corner of Carothers Parkway and McEwen Drive seemed destined for an office building or two. Nothing more, nothing less — which makes sense, given Cool Springs’ stature as the region’s established corporate hub. Now, the…

Brentwood Makes Top 20 List in Air Quality Ranking

October 21, 2016 The Brentwood Patch by Chris Gaudet BRENTWOOD, TN — The city of Brentwood and its neighbor, Franklin, received special praise this week for their air quality in a study sponsored by a maker of air purification systems. On Tuesday, Alen Corp. released its first annual list of “the 20 Best Cities to…

Franklin Makes Top 20 List in Air Quality Ranking

October 21, 2016 The Franklin Patch by Chris Gaudet FRANKLIN, TN — The city of Franklin and its neighbor, Brentwood, received special praise this week for their air quality in a study sponsored by a maker of air purification systems. On Tuesday, Alen Corp. released its first annual list of “the 20 Best Cities to…