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1. I Choose Memphis: Sehrish Siddiqui
- Monday, March 31, 2014
“I Choose Memphis” spotlights Memphians who are passionate about calling this community home. New Memphis Institute provides the profiles.
Name: Sehrish Siddiqui
Job Title and Company: Attorney at Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
2. Tommy Bronson Sporting Goods Stays True to Roots in New Spot
- Monday, September 23, 2013
For Tommy Bronson Sporting Goods, cooler temperatures in the air mean one thing – hunting season.
3. Giles Builds Solid Career as Construction Attorney
- Thursday, July 25, 2013
Justin Giles III spends his days entangled in the details of contracts and plans as a construction attorney with Evans Petree PC.
4. Harper Finds Newest Adventure at Community Foundation
- Friday, May 03, 2013
When Memphis native Ashley Harper graduated from Central High School and left town, it was for the mountains.
5. Meadows Named Director of Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab
- Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Bobby Meadows has joined Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab as executive director. Meadows, a licensed nursing home administrator, has 13 years of nursing home experience, including 11 as an executive director. Most recently, he served for six years at Allenbrooke Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Memphis.
6. DeNeuville Assists Women on Life’s Journey
- Thursday, January 24, 2013
Last week we shared the success story of a high school student who overcame tremendous adversity to recently be awarded a $200,000 full-ride scholarship to Brown University. This week let us discuss an organization that is working to assist women of all backgrounds and cultures in learning the skills needed to make positive choices for themselves and their families: DeNeuville Learning Center.
7. Ticket Rush: Film Fans Hand Hollywood Record Cash
- Thursday, December 27, 2012
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The big deal for Hollywood is not the record $10.8 billion that studios took in domestically in 2012. It's the fact that the number of tickets sold went up for the first time in three years.
8. Finding a Niche
- Thursday, July 19, 2012
This is the second in a two-part series looking at the state of the local travel agency industry. The first story ran in The Daily News June 29.
The age of self-service travel, in which customers are performing every task, from booking flights and hotels online to checking themselves in electronically at the airport, has forced many travel agencies in recent years to close their doors.
- Friday, June 22, 2012
Black Business Association of Memphis will meet Friday, June 22, at 9 a.m. at BBA, 555 Beale St. Andre Fowlkes of Launch Your City will speak. Visit bbamemphis.com or email email@example.com.
10. Circuit, Chancery Make Move to Paperless
- Thursday, March 29, 2012
The day-to-day business of Shelby County’s Circuit and Chancery courts is on the way to going paperless after more than 150 years of ink on paper.
The Circuit and Chancery courts clerks’ offices will go to electronic, or e-filing, of all court records in June.
11. Travel Industry Counts on Football, Special Events
- Tuesday, December 06, 2011
NASHVILLE (AP) – Tourism officials in Tennessee are counting on football games and special events to keep the travel business steady during the usually slow month of December.
December is not a key month for Tennessee tourism, a $14 billion-a-year industry. Bad weather restricts some travel, and holiday shopping and parties occupy consumers' time. Youngsters are still in school, which cuts into family travel lasting more than a weekend. And household budgets can get strained at Christmas.
12. Fundraisers Rappel Tower for Special Olympics
- Tuesday, August 30, 2011
In one of the city’s most unique fundraising events, 64 brave souls scaled the exterior of the 23-story i-bank Tower (formerly White Station Tower) in East Memphis Friday, Aug. 26, and Saturday, Aug. 27, for Over the Edge, a high-thrills fundraiser for Special Olympics of Greater Memphis.
13. NoBaby Campaign Puts Spotlight on Girls Inc.
- Tuesday, January 25, 2011
The organization at the forefront of the NoBaby campaign, Girls Inc. of Memphis emerged in the national spotlight last week when NBC news outlets reported on teen pregnancy rates at Frayser High School.
14. 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.
15. Park Progression
- Friday, September 17, 2010
The Shelby Farms Park Conservancy is gearing up to debut two new major park enhancements by the end of the year, with more on tap for early 2011 and beyond.
16. AP Survey: A Bleaker Outlook for Economy into 2011
- Friday, July 30, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. economic recovery will remain slow deep into next year, held back by shoppers reluctant to spend and employers hesitant to hire, according to an Associated Press survey of leading economists.
17. SportsBall Highlights Glassman’s Ongoing Work as Big Brother
- Thursday, July 29, 2010
Attorney Richard Glassman has filed plenty of complaints in his career, but an offhand complaint he once made changed his life and that of another person forever.
18. Fear and Greed Make Rational Irrational
- Thursday, June 24, 2010
Ray’s Take: It takes special mental wiring to navigate a volatile capital markets and actually build wealth. That’s because the natural instincts of fear and greed drive most mortals to make “rational” decisions that actually erode an investment portfolio’s value.
19. Conserve and Protect
- Monday, May 03, 2010
Iconic nautical images abound on the modern-day Mississippi River, this country’s largest and most storied river system.
Stroll along the banks of the “Mighty Mississippi” and it’s possible to see a tugboat pushing a barge against the current, a steamboat churning through the muddy waters, a Coast Guard cutter darting across the choppy surface.
20. A River Runs Through Us: Memphis’ once and future connection with the Wolf
- Monday, September 07, 2009
A cottonmouth slithers through the marsh. A wolf spider clings to a cypress tree. A white heron soars above the bottomland forest.
Paddle a canoe down the Ghost River section of the Wolf River in Fayette County and you’ll travel through multiple, distinct ecosystems teeming with wildlife. But while animal sightings convey the true spirit of the Wolf, only one creature – the elusive “river rat” – can verbalize why this river and its wetland corridor are so important.
- Friday, March 06, 2009
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law will host a diversity outreach program for high school and college undergraduate students today at 8 a.m. in Room 136 of the Fogelman Executive Center. The all-day event will include a question-and-answer session with current law students, a panel discussion and a luncheon. There is no admission fee but registration is required. To register, call 678-2528.
22. 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.
23. Herenton To Take Oath Tuesday
- Monday, December 31, 2007
Mayor Willie Herenton will kick off his fifth term in office Tuesday.
Herenton and all 13 Memphis City Council members elected this year will begin new four-year terms by taking their respective oaths of office at noon at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., will be the featured speaker.
24. Childs-Potter Puts Longtime Fascination To Work In New Marketing Job
- Friday, December 28, 2007
Apryl Childs-Potter developed a fascination for the world of advertising when she was only 5 years old.
It was then that she saw a TV commercial for some new shoes. When the little girl in the ad put on her pair of Velcro sneakers, she immediately took off running with a pink ray of light streaking behind her.
25. Molding Young Women Drives Waddell's Work at Girls Inc.
- Friday, September 28, 2007
As a mother, wife and business person, Stacie Waddell more than has her hands full. But that doesn't keep her from wanting to help mold young women in the community, teaching them things that "hopefully they will be able to adopt and pass on to their family and their future children."
26. Class is in Session: Great Outdoors University Turns Lakes Into Chalkboards and Trees Into Desks
- Tuesday, April 03, 2007
For the second consecutive year, local young people are getting the opportunity to see a side of nature they often aren't able to enjoy.
Through the Tennessee Wildlife Federation's (TWF
27. BRIDGES: One Big Facet of Uptown's Resurgence
- Tuesday, February 07, 2006
Marcus Jackson, a 20-year-old business major at the University of Memphis, is still amazed at his personal transformation over the last few years.
He went from being a typical, introverted high school student to winning a string of accolades. He was chosen captain of his school's track team, senior class secretary and homecoming king. Jackson's peers at Kirby High School voted him "Mr. Senior."
28. Archived Article: Small Biz
- Wednesday, March 16, 2005
British Photographer at Home in Memphis
British Photographer Finds Home in Memphis
The Daily News
The work looks more like Saturn and its rings, maybe a scene from a futuristic movie. But bubbles sitting on his mums kitchen t...
29. Archived Article: Appling (lead)
- Wednesday, September 03, 2003
New phase of I-40 park starts to take shape
By LANCE ALLAN
The Daily News
If Percy Galbreath was all that concerned about reports of a slow economy, he and partner Curtis Wegener wouldnt be building the second phase of the Appling F...
30. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 23, 2003
Calendar of Events June 23-29
Calendar of Events June 23-29
The Pink Palace Museum presents its half-day museum adventure camps today through Friday at its facility, 3050 Central Ave. The camps combine museum resources with games, c...
31. Archived Article: Clean (lead)
- Wednesday, August 07, 2002
By DAVID LYONS
Tailored to fit: newcomer opens on S. Main
By DAVID LYONS
The Daily News
When Patrick Henry took up sewing at 14, he had no idea where it would lead him. Now, a mere 8 years later, the 22-year-old entrepreneur mans the cou...
32. Archived Article: Standout
- Friday, February 23, 2001
By KATHLEEN D Aiming high By KATHLEEN D. BARK Special to The Daily News Jean Fisher will joke occasionally that she is glad there are no more mountains in her husbands past than the Matterhorn and Mount Fuji. Otherwise, he might decide to try to cli...
33. Archived Article: Standout
- Friday, May 26, 2000
By Stacey Wiedower A passion for the past By STACEY WIEDOWER The Best Times Its a legacy, an untold story, that drives Dr. Janann Sherman to do what she loves, and its the legacy that makes her love it. The University of Memphis history professor an...
34. Archived Article: Standout St
- Friday, February 18, 2000
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Living art By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News From drawing medical illustrations for textbooks to painting the watercolors he loves, Fred Rawlinsons life has always been about art. He discovered his love of drawing and his sense ...
35. Archived Article: Marketplace
- Monday, June 15, 1998
By DIANNA DEAREN Traveling generations Seniors enjoy companionship of grandchildren on vacation By DIANNA DEAREN The Daily News Some senior citizens will vacation this summer in peaceful spots such as the Great Smoky Mountains and on cruise ships of...