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Photos and Story by Sergio Pacheco/Contributing Writer On Sunday, September 22, Cheekwood Estate & Garden celebrated its fifth annual Japanese Moon Viewing event. The event held a showcase of performances, activities and food that all reflecting on the Japanese tsukimi, also known as the autumn moon viewing tradition. There were many performances to see, activities …

Photos and Story by Elizabeth Juengling/Contributing Writer Outdoor Murfreesboro celebrated hummingbirds and wished them a safe migration at their annual Hummingbird Festival at Barfield Crescent Park on Sept. 7.  Families and individuals from the greater Murfreesboro area gathered at the Barfield Crescent Wilderness Station for food, vendors, scavenger hunts, crafts, educational talks and most importantly, …

Photo and Story by Darion Nicholson / Contributing Writer MTSU unveiled “The PainterPuff Girls” exhibition at the Todd Hall Art Gallery on Wednesday. The PainterPuff Girls, also known as Josie Smoot, Sarah Rodriguez and Brianna McDaniel presented their big projects of the school year on Saturday, as part of their senior project before their graduation …

Photos by Emily Blalock / MTSU Sidelines  Story by Enrique Geronimo / Contributing Writer This year’s first Boro Art Crawl arrived with an added cultural flare. The Art Crawl was founded in 2015 by some local artists who wanted to showcase the artistic community in Murfreesboro. There are almost 15 participating locations as of now …

Photos and story by John Lane / Contributing Writer On Sunday night, MTSU’s College of Liberal Arts sponsored the community event, “Joys of the Season,” a holiday-themed art showcase held at Tucker Theatre. Now in its fourth year, performances ranged from scenes from “The Nutcracker” and music performed by student chorales and ensembles to a reading …

Photos and story by Katherine Garrett / Contributing Writer  On Monday, the reception and lecture for Tom Neff’s new gallery, “Dialogue on Fire,” was held. The work, currently hanging in the Baldwin Photographic Gallery, shows the aftermath of the 1992 Rodney King riots in Los Angeles. Neff, who was living in LA at the time, …