Editorial Results (free)
1. We’re All Invited
- Friday, July 11, 2014
MEMPHIS, SERVED IN THE SHELL. Following up last week’s column, this from a reader:
“We have no civic pride, half the population is intent on killing as many as they can and the other part lives behind walls or gates. There was a time in the fifties when you could leave your front door unlocked and keys in the car.”
2. Untapped Proved Passion for History
- Friday, June 06, 2014
Once the last of the food trucks departed, the tables and chairs were packed away, the beer garden cleared out and supporters exited through the courtyard archway a final time, the Tennessee Brewery returned to what it’s been for decades.
3. Brewery’s Fate Unchanged Despite Untapped’s Success
- Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Tennessee Brewery Untapped, the festival-like celebration that’s turned the long-vacant brewery structure Downtown into a packed community space, is now roughly halfway through its six-week run.
Approaching the end arguably hasn’t served to diminish the enthusiasm of the crowds that still converge on the brewery’s courtyard and connected spaces each week of Untapped.
4. Untapped Potential
- Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Since April 24, a crowd estimated at a few thousand people has flocked to the castle-like structure at 495 Tennessee St. for the chance to hang out at the Tennessee Brewery and enjoy a bar, food trucks, music and good company.
5. Enjoy the Brewery While It's Still Here
- Tuesday, April 15, 2014
I’ve been looking at the Tennessee Brewery for years. I used to have an office next door, and now from my agency’s current location, I can see its majestic, Romanesque arched windows towering over the South Main Arts District.
6. New Partners Sign On to Tennessee Brewery Effort
- Friday, April 04, 2014
This weekend, volunteers will return to the Tennessee Brewery property to continue getting it ready for Tennessee Brewery Untapped, a six-week series of community events that will run April 24 through June 1.
7. Berger Withdraws From Commission Race
- Tuesday, April 01, 2014
In a somewhat abrupt turnaround, Memphis businessman Taylor Berger has decided to withdraw his candidacy for the Shelby County Commission about a month after announcing his intent to run for the District 5 seat.
8. Plans Coming Together for Tennessee Brewery Untapped
- Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Plans are taking shape for the six-week “temporary activation” project coming to the Tennessee Brewery at 495 Tennessee St., an initiative starting in late April that will be called “Tennessee Brewery Untapped.”
9. Cates Wears Multiple Hats as Litigator, Prosecutor
- Thursday, June 13, 2013
Taylor Cates, attorney with Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC, describes himself as “an adequate rhythm guitar player.”
- Tuesday, March 19, 2013
National Association of Women Business Owners Memphis chapter will meet Tuesday, March 19, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3935 Galloway Ave. The topic is “The Little Known Secrets of Lenders: How to Access Capital to Grow Your Business.” Cost is $35 at the door. Visit nawbomemphis.org.
- Saturday, March 16, 2013
Rhodes College will host Mia Farrow and son Ronan Farrow, presenting “Cinema, Politics and Mobilizing Change in Our Community” Tuesday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center on campus, 2000 North Parkway. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Monday, March 18, 2013
Rhodes College and the Stax Museum of American Soul Music will present the Charles Lloyd Sky Trio Monday, March 18, in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center on campus, 2000 North Parkway. The concert celebrates Lloyd’s 75th birthday and the museum’s 10th anniversary. Visit rhodes.edu.
- Friday, March 15, 2013
Playhouse on the Square will present “Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches and Part Two: Perestroika” Friday, March 15, through March 31 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
- Tuesday, February 28, 2012
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Feb. 28, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Andy Cates of Colliers International will speak. Cost is $18 per person. For reservations, email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Monday, February 27, 2012
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will meet Monday, Feb. 27, at 5:45 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. Those interested in expanding their knowledge of parliamentary law and Robert’s Rules of Order are welcome to attend.
16. Burch Porter Attorneys Named Super Lawyers
- Monday, November 28, 2011
Fourteen Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC attorneys have been included in the 2011 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine.
17. Black Equip. Supply Grows Memphis Presence
- Friday, April 08, 2011
Black Equipment Supply is relocating its Memphis presence to a space that nearly doubles the size of the firm’s former location.
The company will vacate its 14,000-square-foot space off Cherry Road and has signed a 25,372-square-foot lease at Shelby Air Park, 4570 Shelby Air Drive, suite 8.
18. Menlo Deal Tops Noteworthy Leases
- Thursday, December 30, 2010
The Daily News in September launched a new weekly column called “Inked” to spotlight Memphis’ commercial leasing landscape.
Despite tough times, local commercial real estate firms were able to ink plenty of deals in the past four months. Here’s a rundown of some of the most noteworthy commercial leases since Inked’s debut:
19. Burch Porter & Johnson Attorneys Recognized
- Monday, November 15, 2010
Fifteen Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC attorneys have been included in the 2010 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers.
20. Burch Porter Attorneys Named in Best Lawyers
- Friday, August 20, 2010
Seventeen attorneys from Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC have been named to the 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
21. MERI Names Roberts Human Resources Coordinator
- Wednesday, August 05, 2009
Nancy Roberts has joined the Medical Education & Research Institute (MERI) as human resources coordinator.
Roberts joins MERI after working as vice president of organization development for a large apartment real estate investment trust. In addition, Roberts has more than 15 years of HR experience, including serving in the human resources capacity for a large retail operation and a large marketing firm.
22. Thornton Receives Glankler Pro Bono Award
- Wednesday, January 14, 2009
Laurie M. Thornton of Glankler Brown PLLC has received the second annual Frank J. Glankler Jr. Pro Bono Award given by James S. Gilliland and the Glankler Brown law firm.
23. Leonard Joins Madison Hotel As Director of Sales
- Wednesday, December 31, 2008
Liese Leonard recently joined the Madison Hotel as director of sales.
Leonard is responsible for overseeing all internal and external sales efforts for the hotel including developing new accounts, maintaining existing accounts and supervising all sales and catering associates.
24. Stapleton to Head Global Operations For Primacy Relocation
- Wednesday, January 10, 2007
Steve Stapleton has been named vice president of global operations for Primacy Relocation, a third-party employee relocation provider based in Memphis. Stapleton will be responsible for leading the company's U.S. Global Operations team and developing procedures for efficient delivery of services. In related news, Primacy Relocation has been recognized by Target Corp. as a 2006 Vendor of the Year. The award recognizes top vendors that demonstrate values embraced by the organization.
25. Wassmer Captures Account Exec Spot at Thompson & Berry
- Wednesday, June 07, 2006
Katie Wassmer has been promoted to account executive at Thompson & Berry Public Relations, a division of Thompson & Co. Wassmer has been with Thompson & Berry for two years. She joined the company as an intern. Wassmer graduated from the University of Memphis in 2004 with a bachelor's degree in journalism/public relations.
26. Commercial Advisors' Jensen Voted Commercial Broker of the Year
- Wednesday, April 12, 2006
Larry Jensen has received the 2005 Pinnacle Award for Commercial Broker of the Year from the Memphis Area Association of Realtors' Commercial Council. Jensen is president and CEO of Commercial Advisors LLC. He has more than 30 years of experience in real estate.
27. Tuttle Elected to State Judicial Selection Commission
- Wednesday, March 01, 2006
Dale H. Tuttle of Glassman, Edwards, Wade & Wyatt PC has been elected 2006 vice chairman of the Tennessee Judicial Selection Commission. The commission interviews and recommends applicants for all state courts.
28. Archived Article: Law Focus
- Thursday, July 08, 2004
Niche Slowly Builds in Sports, Entertainment Law
The Daily News
Memphis is known for many things, from barbecue to Beale Street to the Mississippi River. But two Memphis symbols have gained a little extra prominence latel...
29. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 28, 2003
Larry K. Scroggs joined Burch, Porter & Johnson as a member in the law firms litigation section. Scroggs has been in private practice since 1971. He earned a law degree from Vanderbilt University. He was a state representative fo...
30. Archived Article: Collierville Farms Lj
- Thursday, June 05, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Road improvements to shift Collierville residential focus By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Roadway and infrastructure improvements in the southern part of Collierville have begun to usher new development into the area, including one pr...
31. Archived Article: Lausanne Expansion Lj
- Wednesday, March 26, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Lausanne begins work on $3 million addition By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The Lausanne Collegiate School at 1381 W. Massey Road has started construction on its first expansion project in three decades a $3 million addition des...
32. Archived Article: Real Fcs (grays Creek) Lj
- Tuesday, March 25, 1997
lj 10/5 cates The new frontier Construction is ahead of schedule for sewer extension into Grays Creek Basin By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Over the past several years, builders have been able to only dream about development possibilities in the Gr...
33. Archived Article: Almadale Farms Lj
- Tuesday, March 18, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Work begins on new section in Almadale Farms By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Groundwork is set to begin on Phase 5 of Almadale Farms, one of Halle Development Co.s upscale subdivisions in the Houston Levee corridor in Collierville. Al...
34. Archived Article: Real Fcs (lumber) Lj
- Tuesday, March 11, 1997
lj 10/5 cates "Stop this thing, I want to get off!" After the first year of the Canadian lumber trade agreement, building industry professionals want an end to the roller coaster ride By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Almost a year ago, Can...
35. Archived Article: Orchards Of C'ville Lj
- Tuesday, March 04, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Collierville apartments sold for $11 million By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News A California corporation has purchased a Collierville apartment complex for $11 million its first property to acquire in the Memphis multifamily market. Lead...
36. Archived Article: Real Fcs (litter) Lj
- Tuesday, January 28, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Picking up the trash Area home builders are encouraged to control construction site debris to avoid possible litter ordinance By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News As any builder, or anyone who has passed by a home building site can tell yo...
37. Archived Article: Oakleigh Hyneman Lj
- Thursday, November 07, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Development will fill niche in Germantown By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Land development is scheduled to begin next month for the Gardens of Oakleigh, a niche-market subdivision that will be located on Poplar Pike in Germantown. The...
38. Archived Article: Dexter Road Lj
- Wednesday, October 16, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Wolfchase area site of two new multifamily projects By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Two apartment communities with a total value of $44 million are now in the beginning stages of construction in the Cordova/Germantown corridor, an are...
39. Archived Article: Real Fcs Tar Lj
- Tuesday, October 15, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Realtor rewards French installed as 1997 Tennessee Association of Realtors president; local Realtors receive high honors at TAR convention By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News A number of Realtors from the Memphis area have distinguished t...
40. Archived Article: Kimbrough Grove Lj
- Wednesday, October 09, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Germantown road extensions make room for residential development By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News While opportunities for residential home building in Germantown have become increasingly few and far between in recent years, the extensi...
41. Archived Article: Afr Amer Tour Lj
- Thursday, September 26, 1996
lj 10/5 cates African-American culture is big tourist draw By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Local African-American history and the role African-Americans played in U. S. history overall is of great interest for a growing number of tourists, both fro...
42. Archived Article: Real Fcs Taylr-gr Lj
- Tuesday, August 27, 1996
lj 10/5 cates The harmony of function and form TaylorGardner Architects profiled in regional publication for its largest FedEx project to date By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News TaylorGardner Architects Inc., an award-winning Memphis planning and desi...
43. Archived Article: Real Fcs Profiles Lj
- Tuesday, August 27, 1996
lj 10/5 cates TaylorGardner Firm principal profiles Granville Taylor, AIA Education: Louisiana State University, bachelor of architecture degree, 1965 National Council of Architectural Registration Boards Certificate, 1968. Licensed architect in Ten...
44. Archived Article: Impact Fees Lj
- Thursday, April 04, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Impact fee bill directs developers dollars By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News With the adoption of impact fees rapidly gaining momentum in Tennessee, a bill has been introduced to the General Assembly to ensure that developers dollars go...
45. Archived Article: Cutline Lj
- Monday, February 12, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Folks Folly Place Blue skies and warm temperatures made work on the Folks Folly Place store front more enjoyable for Patton & Taylor Construction Co. employees. The 12,000-square-foot shopping center will be ready for its first ten...
46. Archived Article: Cooper Young Lj
- Monday, February 05, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Cooper-Young offers something for everyone Variety of new businesses open in Cooper-Young The ties that bind: Cooper-Young not easily forgotten By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Robin Tucker says she loves her stores awesome loca...
47. Archived Article: Bartlett Lj
- Thursday, January 04, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Home for the arts Bartlett center scheduled for construction in 1996 By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The Bartlett Planning Commission is moving ahead with the newest element of its city-wide five-year capital improvements plan. Site p...
48. Archived Article: Residential Lj
- Friday, December 22, 1995
lj 10/5 cates Steady as she goes Local home construction is strong, stable By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News "Strong and stable" are two words that people in the construction and real estate business seem to use most frequently when describ...
49. Archived Article: Lj Tva
- Tuesday, October 10, 1995
lj 10/5 cates New TVA Field Office Boon to Industry By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The new Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Economic Development field office is proving to be a valuable asset to the Memphis economy by attracting new industry, prov...