VOL. 129 | NO. 102 | Monday, May 26, 2014
EMPHASIS Health Care & Biotech
Medical Center transforming with $1.4 billion in investments
After suffering from years of benign neglect, a new, more invigorated Memphis Medical Center is finally beginning to take shape.
One grant is good. Two grants are better.
When U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander came to Bartlett in March to talk with leaders of several local biotech companies, he had a specific issue in mind – the medical device tax that is part of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
Memphis-based AutoZone Inc. has enjoyed double-digit earnings per share growth every quarter since the latter part of the administration of President George W. Bush – 31 straight quarters, to be precise.
FedEx announced one of its newest – and more unusual sounding ventures – with a cheeky tweet.
Healthy Memphis Common Table’s fourth annual meeting and recognition luncheon included the launch of a new name and logo and the honoring of the inaugural Health Impact Award recipients.
The Shelby County Schools board will discuss Tuesday, May 27, an extension of Dorsey Hopson’s three-year contract to be superintendent of the school system.
“I Choose Memphis” spotlights Memphians who are passionate about calling this community home. New Memphis Institute provides the profiles.
With signs of new life on the block of the Beale Street entertainment district between Hernando and Fourth streets, Rosalind Withers feels like she is ready to go in some new directions with the Withers Collection, the home of the collected works of her late father, photographer Ernest Withers.
REAL ESTATE RECAP
500 Pine Lake, Memphis, TN 38134, Permit Cost: $25 million -
The Shelby Farms Park Conservancy has filed a $25 million permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement to expand Patriot Lake.
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NASHVILLE (AP) – Republican Gov. Bill Haslam on Thursday vetoed a bill over what he called an unintended consequence of reducing the criminal penalties for pollution in Tennessee.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Reynolds American Inc. is expanding its Tobaccoville, North Carolina, manufacturing complex as it plans national distribution of its Vuse brand electronic cigarette this summer, the company said Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) – One of America's favorite pastimes is changing rapidly.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit announced Friday that he's stepping down from his post, a day after reports that he sent a complimentary email to an attorney who had argued cases before him.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) – Two Southern California doctors will pay more than $100,000 to settle insider-trading allegations involving a drug they were testing.