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• PetSafe Village, a premiere 24-hour pet boarding, grooming and training care facility, is proud to announce their accreditation from The American Boarding Kennels Association . The ABKA Voluntary Facilities Accreditation is the only pet industry program which enables participating boarding kennels to demonstrate their commitment to exceptional pet care. PetSafe Village has been found to be in compliance with the Standards of Excellence set forth by ABKA’s VFA Program and has successfully completed an on-site evaluation by ABKA.

• The Tennessee Department of Revenue will hold its next free bimonthly new business workshop on Sept. 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the department’s Knoxville regional office, located at 531 Henley St. The workshop will be held on the seventh floor in conference room B. For more information, call 865-594-6100 to register for the program.

• Kevin “Todd” McGhee has been named health physicist in the office of the assistant manager at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge Office. McGhee’s duties will include support to the Oak Ridge Office Office of Environmental Management, including oversight of the EM contractor radiological protection programs.  McGhee will also provide technical guidance to EM managers and facility representatives in the area of health physics at ORO sites.

• Parisian at West Town Mall along with Wacoal America will host “Fit For the Cure” event from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 10.  Wacoal and Parisian are offering complimentary bra-fittings for women who want to learn their correct size.  For each fitting, Wacoal will make a $2 contribution to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation for research and outreach programs.  There is no purchase necessary to make these contributions happen. For an appointment/reservation, call 865-470-0310 and ask for Aimee Pilgrim or the Intimate Apparel department.

• The Women in Business Expo is to be held from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Knoxville. This event is designed to help and provide a place for women in small or home-based businesses to market their industry. The cost to vendors is minimal, while it remains no cost to the public. Free parking and door prizes will also be available to those that attend. The goal is to have around 30 vendors, offering a variety of services and opportunities to folks. For more information, call 865-693-6408.

 

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