Editorial Results (free)
1. Plough Foundation Hosts Breakfast on Elder Abuse
- Friday, January 03, 2014
The Plough Foundation is holding a community breakfast Jan. 8 to address mistreatment and abuse of the elderly.
The series follows an exclusive study the foundation commissioned that found a variety of social and economic data about the elderly in Shelby County. Plough Foundation executive director Mike Carpenter said the elderly are vulnerable, for example, to being victimized because of factors such as diminished physical capacity and mobility.
2. Multiple Sclerosis Society Adds Trustees
- Monday, November 25, 2013
The Mid-South Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society has added 10 people from the Memphis area to its board of trustees.
They are Andrew Forsdick, owner of Addison Capital Advisors; Kerry Hayes, director of public relations for Doug Carpenter & Associates LLC; Terry Lawrence, project manager at AutoZone Inc.; Ginger Leeke, esthetician with Eden Spa; Alan Lindgren, owner of Speed of Sound LLC; Karen Malogroski, owner of Bikes Plus; Tracy Pearson, vice president and general manager, food service, International Paper Co.; Michelle Rappaport-Moore, psychotherapist with The Experiential Healing Center; Dr. N. Shah, pediatric neurologist with Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital; and Suzanne Williamson, vice president of market, Boscos Corp./Roma Pomodori Inc.
3. ‘Unleashed’ Delivers
- Thursday, July 25, 2013
I’ve written before of David Rosenfelt, whose 10th Andy Carpenter novel, “Unleashed,” has just been unleashed – uh, released. Andy Carpenter is a fictional solo-practitioner in Paterson, N.J. He’s independently wealthy, via inheritance and an early-career jackpot judgment in a civil case.
4. Smith Joins Doug Carpenter Firm as Workflow Manager
- Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Sandy Smith has joined Doug Carpenter & Associates, an advertising, PR and consulting firm.
She’s in the newly created position of workflow manager. As such, she’ll be responsible for the internal flow of work throughout the agency and will help the account management director in the day-to-day management of accounts.
5. ‘Judge-Sicle’ Murder Mystery Thrills to the End
- Thursday, January 31, 2013
How could I not read the latest David Rosenfelt novel, “Airtight?” How could I not?! The author’s very publicist himself sent me an advance reading copy, asking that I do so. That, plus the book starts out with the murder of a judge, and I obviously want that case cracked, right?
6. New Day Coming for Sears Crosstown Urban Village
- Wednesday, August 22, 2012
The historic Sears Crosstown building in Midtown Memphis is being redeveloped as a mixed-used vertical urban village, with nine “founding partners” in local health care, education and arts organizations that have signed on to occupy 600,000 square feet of the total 1.4 million square feet of space.
7. Viewer Faults Columnist For New Habits
- Thursday, March 08, 2012
I can’t stop reading “Lio.” Even though it’s the unfunniest funny ever. Today, Lio sees the newspaper boy’s satchel abandoned on the sidewalk. In panel two Lio is visibly shocked, looking at something we can’t see. Panel three shows Lio in the vet’s waiting room with a dragon, whose bloated shape suggests that he’s eaten the newspaper boy.
8. Viewer Mail on Rosenfelt
- Thursday, February 16, 2012
I hate when this happens. Last week, I concluded the column with remarks indicating that “Dog Tags” was the last David Rosenfelt Andy Carpenter novel in print. I even went so far as to write that “One Dog Night,” novel nine in the Andy series, “is due out later this year.”
9. Quirky is as Quirky Does
- Thursday, February 09, 2012
In a recent “Under Analysis” column Mark Levison wrote that he finds lawyers “interesting, entertaining and quite often a bit quirky.” He then describes some of the quirky lawyers around him.
10. Author Rosenfelt as Witty as His Novel’s Characters
- Thursday, February 02, 2012
In the last two columns, I’ve let it be known that I am reading the novels of David Rosenfelt in order. I’ve provided teaser-type blurbs for the first five: “Open and Shut,” “First Degree,” “Bury the Lead,” “Sudden Death” and “Dead Center.” Since last week’s column, I’ve read No. 6, “Play Dead” (2007), and started “New Tricks” (2009).
11. Just Keep Reading
- Thursday, January 19, 2012
Last July I wrote of Robert Harris’ “Imperium” and “Conspirata,” novels about the life of Cicero. The third of Harris’ trilogy on the Roman lawyer and consul is slated for release this year.
12. Cifuentes New HR Manager At ServiceMaster
- Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Viviana Cifuentes has joined ServiceMaster by Stratos as human resources manager. Hometown: I was born in Bogota, Colombia, and raised in New York City.
Education: I received my bachelor’s degree in business administration from Baruch College in New York City.
13. Blank Palette
- Friday, May 20, 2011
When best-selling author Richard Florida visited Memphis recently, he spelled out to a room full of artists the formula for building a city’s creative class – attract, retain and engage talent.
14. EMHC Moving to Appling Farms, Doubling in Size
- Friday, December 17, 2010
Emergency Mobile Health Care is more than doubling the size of its Memphis corporate headquarters.
EMHC has signed a 14,200-square-foot lease at 6972 Appling Farms Parkway. EMHC currently occupies 6,900 square feet at 5071 Wilfong Road, and also has an office in Jackson, Tenn.
15. Archived Article: Lead
- Thursday, May 19, 2005
By Andy Meek
City to Weigh in on Waste Burning Issue
Citizens protest RACEs move to incinerate radioactive waste
The Daily News
For years, more than one company has stored and processed radioactive material on Presidents Isl...
16. Archived Article: G'town Pkwy (lead)
- Wednesday, June 30, 2004
Germantown Corridor Continues to Grow
Retail, residential growth attracts further development
The Daily News
The area of Germantown Parkway near Interstate 40 and south of the 1.1 million-square-foot Wolfchase Gall...
17. Archived Article: Family (lead)
- Tuesday, June 29, 2004
Entertainment Complex Heads to Cordova
Family-oriented center planned for site near Wolfchase
The Daily News
Businesses that specialize in family entertainment appear to be catching on along Germantown Parkway, par...
18. Archived Article: S. Memphis (lead)
- Tuesday, June 01, 2004
Soulsville Looks to Shine Once Again
City leaders work to restore South Memphis neighborhood
The Daily News
South Memphis community leaders have said the multimillion-dollar Stax Museum of American Soul Music is he...
19. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, October 30, 2002
Andy Lessin was appoixnted International Paper senior vice president of internal audit
Andy Lessin was appointed International Paper senior vice president of internal audit. Lessin has served as vice president of finance and chief accounting offi...