Photo courtesy of Greg Noire / Lollapalooza 2017 Riding on the shoulders of established headliners the night before, the third day of Lollapalooza 2017 kicked off with another round of rising artists taking stages across Grant Park. Crowning the night in an emotion-filled performance was Chicago’s own Chance the Rapper. He took center stage at …

Photo courtesy of Cambria Harkey / Lollapalooza 2017 The second day of Lollapalooza 2017 brought a wide variety of artists to the numerous stages strewn across Grant Park. From mega-alternative acts like Blink-182 and The Killers to hip-hop acts, such as Brooklyn-based SAINt JHN, “Classic Man” artist Jidenna and Run the Jewels, day two accommodated …

Photo courtesy of Katrina Barber / Lollapalooza 2017 The first day of Lollapalooza Music Festival kicked off in Chicago on Thursday with sunny skies and mild breezes cooling the warm summer air. With 47 bands slated to play on eight main stages over the course of 10 hours, the music festival featured rising and established …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor Gov. Bill Haslam announced on July 21 that the City of Murfreesboro received a $1 million federal grant to build sidewalks along Mercury Boulevard. The road connects Broad Street to Middle Tennessee Boulevard and Rutherford Boulevard. Numerous community centers and businesses sit adjacent to Mercury Boulevard, such …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor Murfreesboro Police responded to a report that shots had been fired at a parked vehicle at approximately 1:44 a.m. on Thursday at Campus Villa Apartments.  The complainant said six bullets had struck her vehicle, and there had been a report of six gunshots at 2 a.m. the …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor Jeff’s Family Restaurant sits in a neighborhood far removed from the commercial and residential explosion that marks West Murfreesboro as a developer’s playground. Houses dating from the 1950s and ’60s sit adjacent to the restaurant on a street that sees walkers, bikers and neighborhood kids alike. In …