Gavino’s comes to FarragutMark Bibby is bringing Gavino’s Restaurant Pizzeria to Farragut.
Bibby, owner of Gavino’s Pizzeria Restaurant in Bearden, plans to open his second location at 11316 Parkside Drive, situated behind Calhoun’s Restaurant, by the end of February.
“From a pizza point of view, it’s a classical New York thin-crust-style pizza, an 18-inch large pizza,” Bibby said. “It’s just high-quality ingredients and great flavors. I mean, I can’t buy better cheeses or tomatoes for the product.”
He said a man who worked for a famous New York pizzeria for more than 20 years developed the pizza.
Gavino’s also carries Sicilian-style pizza with thick crust and Italian hero sandwiches. read more
Prosperity Pointe, not your average assisted living communityA new assisted living community offers a concierge physician on site for its clients.
Dr. Noi Nuyen, founder and medical director,
and wife, Jamie Nuyen, family nurse practitioner, opened Prosperity Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care and welcomed its first resident Dec. 1 at 214 Prosperity Road, Knoxville. They are planning a ribbon cutting March 3, at the state-of-the-art community located off Executive Park Drive in the Cedar Bluff area.
“I provide all the medical care or they can go to their own physician,” Nuyen said. “So far, people want to stay with me.
“I am there on a daily basis,” he said. “I know how they are recovering from an injury, for example. And, some people can’t go out because of mobility issues. read more