Ellendale’s Restaurant is CLOSED as of today at 3PM

Today is the last day you’ll ever be able to eat at Ellendale’s – a Nashville favorite for nearly two decades. Late this morning, Julie Buhler announced on social media that today the restaurant would be closing permanently, at the end of brunch at 3PM. Buhler says they have future plans for expansions, improvements and fresh concepts. The announcement is below: After nineteen years in business, Ellendale’s Restaurant will be closing its doors on Sunday, July 1st, immediately following Sunday Brunch. It is with a very heavy heart that we…

$250 for the sex, an extra $80 for spanking – Prostitutes & Pimps At the DoubleTree Hotel

On Thursday night, MNPD was conducting an undercover operation, in which an undercover police operative responded to an ad posted on the “SkipTheGame(.com)” website.  The undercover operative negotiated a price of $250 for sex, with an additional $80 for spanking. As detectives arrived, they observed 2 men sitting in the lobby of the DoubleTree Nashville Airport, on Atrium Way, the hotel which was the location the sexual activities were to take place. Detectives met the female prostitute, Erica, in room 125. While detectives were in the room with Erica, eventually…

Man forces child to drink habanero sauce & beats him with metal pole. Christopher Aschnewitz #Arrested #ChildAbuse

Nashville man forces child to drink habanero sauce & beats him with metal pole. Christopher Aschnewitz, 39, arrested  for aggravated child abuse. On Tuesday, MNPD Youth Services detectives responded to Pennington Elementary School in relation to a child abuse allegation, involving a 10 year old victim. The ten year old male victim describes the events of the night before: On the night before his arrest at around 7 PM, Christopher Aschnewitz forced the child to eat spicy food, even though it was known that the child had prior issues with digesting…

Hip Donelson, Inc (Non-Profit) State License to Solicit Donations is EXPIRED, 2016 IRS Filings 3+ Months Past Due

One thing Frank Trew did for the community was to create a non profit called ‘Hip Donelson, Inc.’ – many people may be more familiar with the facebook group of the same name, from which the non profit organization evolved. After Frank’s recent suicide, some things came to light – specifically that the 2016 IRS forms were extremely past due, and the organization’s license to solicit charitable contributions (i.e. donations) was not renewed, despite the fact they are still soliciting donations via social media and their website. We sent an…

Frank Trew: Another $87,000 Debt – How It Happened.

A tip to EastNashville.news led us to discover another debt that was perhaps leading to the admitted ‘dire financial circumstance” that Frank Trew referenced in divorce proceedings in the weeks preceding his suicide on 08/15. In addition to spending a $150,000 settlement in 3 years as a couple, and Frank nearly maxing out a half-dozen credit cards on an affair, the extent of which is still not known, Frank Trew was also dealing with a nearly $90,000 debt that he had been paying on for a few years now. Before…

Frank Trew: The Untold Story of Suicide, Divorce, $150,000, & a 26 year-old lover.

The Nashville community lost Frank Trew to suicide on Tuesday 08/15. Many, including Mayor Berry, described him as a “dedicated public servant who volunteered his time and energy towards the betterment of his neighbors and community”; however there was a darker side to Frank that only a few knew, and more to his death that is being reported on the news, but it was witnessed by the neighbors, and recorded in court documents. It’s the ‘untold’ story of a 55 year-old Frank Trew, who began to cheat on his 51…