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1. Lafayette's Music Room Returns to Overton Square
- Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Some 38 years after it closed, the Lafayette’s Music Room brand is returning to a revitalized Overton Square.
Loeb Properties announced Wednesday, Nov. 20, Beale Street Blues Co. will open the space at 2119 Madison Ave. as a restaurant and music venue with a soft opening target date of the Fourth of July weekend.
2. Chandler Takes Center Stage as GPAC Executive Director
- Friday, November 01, 2013
For Paul Chandler, all of Memphis is a stage. The executive director of the Germantown Performing Arts Center has made a career of bringing talent to the city and helping to showcase the homegrown sort, as well.
3. Central Animal Hospital Files Loan on Property
- Monday, May 06, 2013
Central Animal Hospital at 2192 Central Ave. in Midtown has filed a $2.4 million loan on its property.
4. GPAC Names Main Theater in Honor of Duncan-Williams
- Thursday, March 21, 2013
The next time an art lover heads to the Germantown Performing Arts Centre to take in a world music concert, watch a ballet or enjoy any of the host of other acts lined up for GPAC’s new season, they’ll be doing so inside the Duncan Williams Performance Hall.
5. Chandler Takes ‘Simply’ Series Formula To Grill
- Wednesday, April 11, 2012
This time last year, local chef Jennifer Chandler was finishing up her third cookbook, launching a restaurant and in the midst of a national media tour with French’s for the release of a new Dijon mustard brand.
6. Different Methods Yield RE Data Gaps
- Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors began tracking home sales based on recorded dates instead of closing dates in January 2011, a method real estate information company Chandler Reports has been using when gathering data for its market reports since its founding in 1968.
7. Irving Leads Research Co. Animal Cell Therapies
- Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Adam M. Irving is chief executive officer of San Diego-based Animal Cell Therapies Inc., a company that develops stem cell treatments to treat a variety of ailments for animals. Irving is based in Memphis.
8. Changes in Dining Scene Highlight Dynamic Year
- Monday, December 26, 2011
On Thanksgiving Eve, we drove to the airport to pick up my stepson, one of whose flights had been delayed, so it was after 10 by the time he emerged from baggage claim. All being hungry, I drove to Cooper-Young, thinking we could easily get in at the recently opened Alchemy at 10:30.
9. Cookbook Author to Host Cooking Demo Monday
- Thursday, December 08, 2011
Local chef and cookbook author Jennifer Chandler will demonstrate her “Holiday Entertainment Short-Cuts” and culinary techniques at Cheffie’s Café, 483 High Point Terrace, on Monday, Dec. 12, at 5:30 p.m. In correlation with Chandler’s demonstration, Buster’s Liquors and Wines will pair a selection of wines for guests to experience.
10. $20M in Improvements On Tap for One Commerce
- Friday, August 12, 2011
Plans for $20 million in tenant improvements are coming right along at One Commerce Square.
Commercial Advisors LLC held a tenant meeting and appreciation lunch Thursday, Aug. 11, in the historic bank lobby, 40 S. Main St. The event was led by Gary Prosterman, president and CEO of Development Services Group and one of the partners in Memphis Commerce Square Partners LLC, the new ownership group of One Commerce.
11. $20M in Improvements on Tap for One Commerce
- Thursday, August 11, 2011
Plans for $20 million worth of tenant improvements are coming right along at One Commerce Square.
Commercial Advisors LLC held a tenant meeting and appreciation lunch Thursday, Aug. 11 in the historic bank lobby, 40 S. Main St. The event was led by Gary Prosterman, president and CEO of Development Services Group and one of the partners in Memphis Commerce Square Partners LLC, the new ownership group of One Commerce.
12. Cheffies Cafe to Host Grand Opening Saturday
- Friday, April 22, 2011
Cheffie’s Cafe is holding its grand opening Saturday, featuring Jeremy Shrader’s jazz duo and Memphis-based bluegrass string band 2 Mule Plow.
13. The Way We Roll
- Friday, April 22, 2011
Same-old brand-new. Five decades ago, my world was self-contained. Within a couple of blocks of my house on Highland, there were, in order of importance: not one but two drug stores with soda fountains, a movie theater, a bakery, a Dairy Queen, a Toddle House, Little Pigs Barbecue, a toy store, a five-and-dime, a record store, a Y – with a pool – the hill at the Waterworks, trains every day, a firehouse where they let you slide down the pole, and some grown-up stuff like a library, a hardware store, a vet, a bank, a post office, two grocery stores, six churches, three gas stations, a furniture store, a jewelry store, a barber shop, a beauty shop. And my school. And a college.
14. Farmers Market Forum Slated for Saturday
- Tuesday, April 05, 2011
The Annual Tennessee Farmers Market Forum will be held Saturday at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road, marking the first time the event has been held in West Tennessee.
15. Local Fare
- Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Located in High Point Terrace just a few blocks from the Shelby Farms Greenline, the new Cheffie’s Café promises custom foods, quality beverages and a neighborhood-friendly atmosphere.
Cheffie’s, 483 High Point Terrace, will fill the space formerly occupied by Gild the Lily, on the northern bay of the High Point Terrace strip. The concept is a collaboration between cookbook author Jennifer Chandler and Matt Wilson, founder and owner of Swanky’s Taco Shop.
- Thursday, January 20, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will gain a better understanding of how to prepare IRS Form 990. Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
- Wednesday, January 19, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Participants will learn strategies for succession planning to prepare them for short-term and long-term leadership transitions. Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
18. Home Sales Dip 2.2 Percent in October
- Wednesday, November 24, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) – Sales of previously owned homes slipped slightly in October as the housing market continues to battle tough economic conditions including high unemployment and tight credit.
19. Chandler Finds Cookbook Writing ‘Simply Successful’
- Friday, November 05, 2010
Jennifer Chandler cooks in an ordinary galley kitchen with one sink, one Jenn-Air stove and one Sub-Zero refrigerator, which was in the house already.
20. Cafe Las Flores Growing ‘One Coffee Bean at a Time’
- Monday, October 18, 2010
Lucia Heros walks down the hall of her home each morning to her office with its windows overlooking a garden. She carries a steaming cup of black coffee.
On an office shelf is a glass award with blue stars. In September the coffee business she owns with her two brothers, Cafe Las Flores, won the Memphis Latino Leadership Award, small business category, given by the Memphis chapter of the National Hispanic Professional Organization.
21. Drompp Named Faculty Dean, VP for Academic Affairs at Rhodes
- Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Michael R. Drompp has been appointed dean of the faculty and vice president for academic affairs at Rhodes College. Drompp will provide leadership for academic departments and interdisciplinary programs in curricular, personnel and budgetary matters.
- Monday, December 01, 2008
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis Inc. will hold its weekly meeting and lunch today at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Thomas P. Smith, District Commander, Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, will present arms. Cost is $14. No reservations are required.
23. U.S., Local Home Sales Down
- Tuesday, November 25, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) – Nationwide sales of existing homes fell more than expected last month, as economic fears made buyers leery even though prices plunged to the lowest level in more than four years. The decline is expected to get worse because October's results reflect sales contracts signed before Wall Street's nosedive.
24. U.S. Bank Leads Local Home Sales
- Thursday, October 09, 2008
In these chaotic economic times, with bailouts and bankruptcies galore, with stocks sinking and foreclosures skyrocketing, one thing has remained consistent in Shelby County throughout 2008: Banks and trust companies have dominated the sales reports, and September was no different.
25. Warren Named Bursar At University of Memphis
- Wednesday, October 01, 2008
Carol Warren has accepted the position of bursar in the Division of Business & Finance at the University of Memphis. Warren is a graduate of the University of Memphis and has experience in student financial service operations working for the U of M previously as the assistant bursar. Before joining the university, Warren spent several years in the Loan Division at First Tennessee Bank.
26. Memphis Real Estate Community Loses Pioneer
- Monday, September 22, 2008
K. William “Bill” Chandler, founder of real estate information company Chandler Reports and real estate appraisal company Chandler & Chandler, died Sept. 12 in his Memphis home after a lengthy battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). He was 72.
27. Kiesewetter Wise’s Thompson Named Among Top 100 Labor Attorneys
- Wednesday, August 06, 2008
Tanja L. Thompson has been named among the nation’s Top 100 Labor Attorneys by the Labor Relations Institute for the second consecutive year.
Thompson is a member of Kiesewetter Wise Kaplan Prather PLC and is the only labor attorney in Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi to receive this professional honor, which puts her in the top 1 percent of labor attorneys throughout the U.S.
28. Chandler Reports Gains Veteran Appraiser Stevenson
- Friday, July 11, 2008
Chandler Reports, sister company to The Daily News and The Memphis News, recently bolstered its real estate acumen by hiring Cleo Stevenson, former chief appraiser for First Tennessee Bank.
After 32 years in the banking and real estate industry, Stevenson brings a wealth of knowledge to Chandler Reports, the state’s premier source for real estate data and information.
29. U.S. Bank Takes Lead as County’s Top Home Seller
- Thursday, July 10, 2008
For the first time this year, Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. didn’t lead Shelby County as the top seller of homes.
After being No. 1 each of the first five months of 2008, the New York-based trust company was knocked from its top spot in June by Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank NA, according to the most recent Residential Sellers report by real estate information company Chandler Reports, www.chandlerreports.com.
30. Dr. Lendel Joins Memphis Heart Clinic
- Wednesday, October 31, 2007
Dr. Vasili Lendel has joined Memphis Heart Clinic. Lendel is board certified in internal medicine and cardiology. A native of Siberia, Lendel received the Russian Government Award for Academic Excellence. He did his cardiology fellowship at Penn State's medical center in Hershey, Penn., where he received the Chief Cardiology Fellow award.
31. Barrett Opens Design and Marketing Firm
- Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Stefanie Barrett has opened Barrett Creative, a full-service graphic design and marketing firm. Barrett has more than 15 years of experience. She is a member of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), the Memphis Chamber of Commerce and Women on the Move, and serves as the marketing sponsor for the Commission on Missing and Exploited Children (COMEC) and the Small Business Chamber.
32. Tigyi Appointed UTHSC Physiology Chair
- Wednesday, August 08, 2007
Dr. Gabor Tigyi has been appointed chairman of the Department of Physiology in the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). Tigyi has been with UTHSC for 15 years. He was elected in 1984 to the 200-member Hungarian Academy of Sciences as a foreign member.
33. Homeowners Pull out All the Stops to Sell These Days
- Friday, August 03, 2007
Editor's Note: This is the third in The Daily News' three-part series "Housing Hurdles," an examination of the slumping real estate market and what it means for Realtors, builders and homeowners.
On the popular Home & Garden Television (HGTV) show "Designed to Sell," a team of experts is brought in to help homeowners spruce up their abodes with hopes of getting more offers - and more money - for their homes.
34. Chandler Reports Goes Statewide
- Thursday, July 12, 2007
With a nod to the growing economies and population bases in the communities that surround Memphis and Shelby County, real estate information company Chandler Reports, www.chandlerreports.com, has added West Tennessee to its RegionPlus online service.
35. Chandler Reports Expands Its Services Into Middle Tennessee, Metro Nashville
- Tuesday, March 27, 2007
Real estate information company Chandler Reports, www.chandlerreports.com, has extended its reach eastward with the launch of RegionPlus, a service that gives subscribers access to real estate data in 45 counties in Middle Tennessee, including the Nashville area.
36. Archived Article: Real Focus
- Tuesday, September 07, 2004
Real Estate Profession Changes With Technology
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37. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 27, 2002
Veronica F. Coleman-Davis was appointed to Bank of Bartletts board of directors. She is a former U.S. Attorney in Memphis. She is president and chief executive officer of the National Institute for Law and Equity. Molly Okeon was promo...
38. Archived Article: Small Biz St
- Monday, November 01, 1999
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Cheffies wants to feed the busy, the tired or the lazy By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News Too busy, too tired or too downright lazy to cook dinner tonight? A trip to Cheffies Market & More on Sanderlin Avenue in East Memphis ...
39. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 18, 1998
Bean, Ison & Ruleman PLLC, CPAs & Consultants has announced the following promotions: Patricia M Bean, Ison & Ruleman PLLC, CPAs & Consultants has announced the following promotions: Patricia M. Colley to tax manager, Dana D. Horner ...
40. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 04, 1998
RFS names J Louis S. DiPasqua has been named to the newly established position of vice chairman of TBC Corp. and will continue to serve as chief executive officer. Lawrence C. Day was named to the position of president but will retain the position o...
41. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, June 25, 1997
Joseph Kyles, an assistant professor of education at Shelby State Community College, has been elected to serve as president of the Tennessee Young Democrats Joseph Kyles, an assistant professor of education at Shelby State Community College, has bee...