Editorial Results (free)
1. Retailers Get Creative With Pinterest
- Monday, April 28, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) – Target, Nordstrom and other big chains are pinning their hopes of attracting shoppers on social media.
Retailers increasingly are using Pinterest, a social media site that allows users to create collections of photos, articles, recipes, videos and other images that are called "pins," to draw business to their own sites.
2. Instagram Tips for Businesses
- Friday, February 28, 2014
For the past couple of years, more and more businesses have been communicating with their audiences through Instagram.
By definition, Instagram is an online photo-sharing and social networking service that enables its users to take pictures and videos, apply digital filters to them and share them on a variety of social networking services. I applaud the creators of Instagram for taking everyone’s favorite social media feature – photos – and using it as the core of the platform.
3. WKNO's Sports Files Moves to Thursdays
- Monday, March 18, 2013
“Sports Files with Greg Gaston” is moving to Thursdays at 8:30 p.m. on WKNO-TV, beginning March 21.
4. Sales Contract in Place for Nineteenth Century Club
- Monday, January 28, 2013
The historic Nineteenth Century Club building at 1433 Union Ave. was auctioned off in a sealed auction by Morris Auction Group Thursday, Jan. 24.
5. $1.3 Million Permit Filed for The Capital Grille
- Friday, December 28, 2012
Orlando, Fla.-based Darden Concepts Inc. has filed a $1.3 million permit application with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement to build The Capital Grille on an outparcel of the Crescent Center in East Memphis.
6. Obsidian Public Relations Selects 180-Degree Winners
- Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Obsidian Public Relations selected The Blues Foundation and the Fire Museum of Memphis as the 2013 recipients of its annual PR 180 Degree Project, a pro bono public relations initiative that provides two Mid-South nonprofits with six months of free PR to help the organizations achieve a 180-degree turn in publicity success.
7. MAAR Reports November Home Sales
- Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Memphis-area home sales for November increased 8.5 percent from a year ago, with 1,180 total sales recorded in the Memphis Area Association of Realtors MAARdata property records database.
Total sales decreased 13.9 percent from October. Average sales price year over year was up 6.2 percent at $128,339.
8. Memphis Area Association of Realtors Reports October Home Sales
- Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Memphis-area home sales for October jumped 28.1 percent from a year ago, with 1,371 total sales recorded in the Memphis Area Association of Realtors MAARdata property records database.
Total sales increased 6.5 percent from September. Average sales price year over year was up 1.7 percent at $128,740.
9. MAAR Reports August Home Sales
- Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Memphis-area home sales for August jumped 14.2 percent from a year ago, with 1,514 total sales recorded in the Memphis Area Association of Realtors MAARdata property records database.
Total sales increased 9.3 percent from July. Average sales price year over year was up 1.5 percent at $128,472.
10. Study: Companies Paid More to CEOs Than in US Tax
- Friday, August 17, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) – Twenty-six big U.S. companies paid their CEOs more last year than they paid the federal government in tax, according to a study released Thursday by a liberal-leaning think tank.
11. St. Jude Honors Young Philanthropists
- Monday, July 23, 2012
Fifteen of the nation’s top junior philanthropists visited St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis Thursday, July 19, to learn first-hand what makes the hospital one of the nation’s most well-known and trusted charities.
12. MAAR Reports April Home Sales
- Thursday, May 10, 2012
Memphis-area home sales for April rose 15.3 percent from the same month a year ago, with 1,166 total sales recorded in the Memphis Area Association of Realtors MAARdata property records database.
Total sales dropped 9 percent from March. Average sales price year over year was down 2.4 percent at $117,101.
13. Examining the Origins of Bill, Check
- Thursday, May 03, 2012
“Bill!” Have you ever noticed that in comic strips the punch line is often “Check please!”? Someone is at a restaurant, hoping to maintain control over a situation. It spins out of control … “Check please!”
14. Memphis Up for Vote for Hunger Campaign
- Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Memphis is one of 200 communities up for vote as part of a national Fighting Hunger Together spring campaign that was launched Monday, April 9, in Nashville.
Nearly 4,000 Walmart stores nationwide will provide opportunities for meal donations through the purchase of participating supplier brands such as General Mills, Kraft and Kellogg’s.
15. Double J Smokehouse to Open Friday
- Thursday, March 01, 2012
Double J Smokehouse & Saloon will open Friday, March 2, in Downtown Memphis’ South Main Historic Arts District.
The eatery, owned by John Harris and Jeff Stamm (hence the “Double J”), is located at 124 G.E. Patterson Ave., taking over the space vacated by Beignet Café and Blues Bar earlier this year.
16. Dec. Home Sales Dip 6 Percent
- Monday, January 16, 2012
Shelby County home sales for December fell 6 percent from a year ago, with 881 sales recorded compared with 938 in 2010, according to real estate information company Chandler Reports, www.chandlerreports.com.
17. Memphis Featured in Delta 'Sky' Mag
- Thursday, December 01, 2011
The December issue of “Sky” – the award-winning onboard magazine of Delta Air Lines Inc. – features a 37-page section on Memphis.
18. Awareness Campaign to Spotlight 12 Charities
- Thursday, November 24, 2011
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. has announced his One Memphis service initiative will sponsor “12 Days of Giving,” an effort by the mayor’s office to generate awareness and support for 12 Memphis nonprofit organizations.
19. Mona Spa & Laser to Host Holiday Open House
- Thursday, November 17, 2011
Mona Spa & Laser Center is hosting a “Merry Mona Open House” Thursday, Nov. 17, through Saturday, Nov. 19.
The holiday merchandise party will include more than 10 participating vendors, such as Rebecca Rivalto Interiors and Gifts, Caffé Las Flores, Adele Cosmetics, Michael Manass Art, NVey Organic Makeup, kai Fragrance, Allergen, Merz and Ted Gibson.
20. MAAR to Hold Southeast Real Estate Forum
- Wednesday, September 28, 2011
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors continues its community real estate forum tour, with the next one planned for Thursday, Oct. 20, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Hickory Ridge Mall, 6075 Winchester Road.
21. 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.
22. Memphis-Area Home Sales Climb 6.8 Percent
- Tuesday, June 07, 2011
Memphis-area home sales for May climbed 6.8 percent from a year ago, with 1,389 total sales recorded in the Memphis Area Association of Realtors’ MAARdata property records database, which includes records of all property transactions in Shelby, Fayette and Tipton counties.
23. MAAR to Host Germantown Real Estate Forum
- Thursday, May 12, 2011
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors is continuing its real estate forum tour, with the next one planned for Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Germantown Municipal Center, 1930 South Germantown Road.
24. Special Coverage: Mid-South Flooding
- Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Coverage of the rising waters in the Memphis area
The 2011 Flood, By the Numbers
After a few days of national media coverage, here are a few numbers that demonstrate part of the complex picture of the life of a city as it faces a flooding crisis.
25. United Housing Presents ‘The 39 Steps’
- Monday, May 09, 2011
United Housing Inc. is hosting a fun-filled evening with a special evening of Alfred Hitchcock’s “The 39 Steps” Thursday.
26. 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.
27. MAAR to Host Midtown Real Estate Forum
- Tuesday, April 12, 2011
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors is continuing its real estate forum tour, with the next one planned for April 20 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Memphis Leadership Foundation, 1548 Poplar Ave.
28. Transplant Patient Brings Tai Chi to Peers
- Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Twice a week on the campus of Methodist University Hospital in Midtown, Richard Link leads a group of pre- and post-transplant patients in tai chi, an ancient Chinese martial arts form that’s evolved into a gentle exercise connecting mind and body.
29. Memphis Developer to File For $63M Bankruptcy
- Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Memphis real estate developer and controversial affiliate of the local political landscape William R. “Rusty” Hyneman has a voluntary Chapter 7 petition on file with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court that lists $62.96 million in liabilities and $3.7 million in assets.
30. MAAR to Host Forum on Bartlett Real Estate
- Monday, February 21, 2011
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors will host the second in a series of community real estate forums Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bartlett City Hall, 6400 Stage Road.
31. MAAR to Host Forum on Collierville Real Estate
- Monday, January 17, 2011
Memphis Area Association of Realtors will host the first in a series of real estate forums to take place on Tuesday.
The forum – a planned partnership with the Town of Collierville – is open to all Collierville residents and is intended to offer localized information on the real estate industry from professionals who have a concentration of experience in the Collierville area.
32. MAAR Presents 2010 Realtor Awards
- Thursday, December 16, 2010
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors has named Mary Sharp of Crye-Leike Inc. Realtors as its Realtor of the Year.
33. Palin E-mail Hacker Sentenced to Year in Custody
- Monday, November 15, 2010
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former University of Tennessee student who hacked into Sarah Palin's e-mail account during the 2008 presidential campaign was sentenced Friday to a year and a day in custody, with the judge recommending a halfway house instead of prison.
34. Even in Liberal Bastions, GOP Sees Election Chance
- Wednesday, October 20, 2010
HYANNIS PORT, Mass. (AP) — In the congressional district that's home to the Kennedy family compound, a Kennedy public skating rink and a Kennedy museum, the heart of liberalism is beating uneasily.
35. 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.
36. Ever After
- Tuesday, December 12, 2006
It's not difficult to see where Sarah Leath - the namesake of the Memphis institution formerly known as Porter-Leath Children's Center - got her enthusiasm for the care of widows and young children.
37. Archived Article: Great Workplace Ii (lead)
- Friday, July 30, 2004
Great Place to Work Impact
Positive Workplace Fosters Productivity
National recognition offers morale boost, financial benefit
The Daily News
Placing nationally as one of Americas top companies apparently goes far beyond ...
38. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 10, 1997
Carol Harrison has been appointed to handle national accounts sales for First American Title Insurance Co Carol Harrison has been appointed to handle national accounts sales for First American Title Insurance Co. in Memphis. She has served as nation...