Summary Making plans with friends can be like herding cats. Since then, the pair have been working to find ways that they could add value to the traditional calendaring space. That started with an app that early on was about local event discovery and helping users to find out things that were happening around them.
Summary The former Colonial bakery site in the bustling Melrose neighborhood on Franklin Pike is under contract. A group of investors organized as Eighth South LLC beat out other bidders for the 6.4-acre site that straddles the boundary of satellite city Berry Hill, The Tennessean reports .
Summary As part of his bid to lure the Democratic National Convention to New York City in two years, Mayor Bill de Blasio convened a group of business executives and labor leaders Thursday afternoon to pitch the idea of forming a host committee, administration officials told Capital. The 30 or so New Yorkers met with de Blasio and several of his senior aides--including Alicia Glen, the deputy mayor for housing and economic development--to hear a detailed proposal on the convention, which included ideas for incorporating all five boroughs into an affair that would take place at the Barclays Center in downtown Brooklyn. The attendees at Thursday's meeting also addressed the impact of the convention on the city's economy and tourism, as well as fundraising, which is a critical component in winning the event . .
Summary Helen Grace Garbo Gonzalez in Paolo Bediones Video? Rail links that extend deep into the region would boost trade and other commerce with China, the world's No. 2 economy. The construction of the two routes, from Nong Khai in the northeast and Chiang Khong in the north, will start in 2015 and should be completed by 2021.