RECIPE #4972 / BETH COLLINS / KALAMATAS: Beth showed how to make Lemon & Mint Tuna Salad. You can find this recipe on our website, www.newschannel5.com, just click on the "Talk of the Town" section, then "Recipes by Date" and look for Recipe #4972. Kalamata's is located at 3764 Hillsboro Pike in Green Hills in Nashville (615) 383-8700, and there's also a Brentwood Location 330 Franklin Rd (615) 221-4002, and one in the Belmont area at 1703 Portland Ave. in Nashville. For more info check out www.eatatkalamatas.com.
GIVING / GLENN CRANFIELD / NASHVILLE RESCUE MISSION: NewsChannel5 is once again teaming up with the Nashville Rescue Mission to help take our homeless from Hunger to Hope. Just $2.26 can help feed one person a hot meal. If you can donate a ham or canned goods on location - please drop by the donation center at 616 7th Ave. S. in Nashville Monday through Saturdays 7am to 7pm. Online donations can be made at www.nashvillerescuemission.org. The Easter Giving Campaign runs from Friday, March 1st – Sunday, March 31st.
ENTERTAINMENT / CATHY RIGBY / ACTRESS, "PETER PAN": Cathy talked about her career and her return to her beloved role in the musical PETER PAN! at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center Friday, March 1st through Sunday, March 3rd. Tickets are on sale now at www.tpac.org or by calling (615) 782-4040, or visiting the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick Street, in downtown Nashville.
HEALTHY / DR. MING WANG / WANG VISION INSTITUTE: Dr. Ming Wang talked to us about the latest developments in Lasik technology! To find out more about 3-D LASIK procedures, call Wang Vision 3D Cataract & LASIK Center at (615) 321-8881, or visit www.WangcataractLASIK.com or www.wangvisioninstitute.com.
ENTERTAINMENT / "AMERICAN IDIOT": "American Idiot", a Tony Award nominated Best Musical and Grammy Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, featuring the music of Green Day, makes its Nashville premiere Tuesday, March 5th through Thursday, March 7th at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center. Tickets are on sale now at www.tpac.org, by phone at (615) 782-4040, and at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick Street, in downtown Nashville. Students may purchase tickets in the orchestra pit for only $25 while supply lasts, limited to four (4) per valid ID at the TPAC box office only.