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1. New in Rural Tennessee: Discovery Park of America
- Friday, November 01, 2013
UNION CITY, Tenn. (AP) – The gleaming white building with curved exteriors and a spaceship-like tower emerges from the flat landscape of West Tennessee like something out of science fiction, but it's not a villain's lair or superhero's headquarters.
- Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Aug. 6, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen will speak. Cost for nonmembers is $18. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Saturday, August 03, 2013
The Daily News will host its HR Rules and Ramifications Seminar and panel discussion Thursday, Aug. 8, at 3:30 p.m. in the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art auditorium, 1934 Poplar Ave. The seminar will include an overview of changing employment laws and advice on dealing with real-life workplace issues. Paul Pattenof Jackson Lewis LLP will present the keynote. Cost is $25. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
4. Center City Revenue Finance Corp. Passes Financing for Downtown Buildings
- Thursday, November 15, 2012
The Downtown Memphis Commission’s Center City Revenue Finance Corp. passed several housekeeping items at its Tuesday, Nov. 13, board meeting, including assigning a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes (PILOT) lease agreement to Montreal-based Olymbec USA LLC for Brinkley Plaza, 80 Monroe Ave.
- Thursday, November 15, 2012
The Memphis Chapter of The Association of Fundraising Professionals will hold its National Philanthropy Day Crystal Awards Luncheon Thursday, Nov. 15, at 11 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Visit afpmemphis.org.
- Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Memphis Child Advocacy Center will hold its 20th anniversary and honors day celebration breakfast Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden Hardin Hall, 750 Cherry Road. Teresa Huizar, executive director of the National Children’s Alliance, will deliver the keynote. Email email@example.com or call 888-4342.
7. Center City Revenue Finance Corp. to Consider Brinkley Plaza Tax Break
- Thursday, November 08, 2012
The Downtown Memphis Commission’s Center City Revenue Finance Corp. (CCRFC) has a full agenda for its Tuesday, Nov. 13, board meeting, with leasing and financing requests for Brinkley Plaza, Toyota Plaza and the Peabody Hotel Tract.
- Thursday, October 11, 2012
The Women’s Council of Realtors Memphis chapter will meet Thursday, Oct. 11, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at DoubleTree Memphis hotel, 185 Union Ave. Cost is $18. R.S.V.P. to Lauren Criswell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 260-4780.
- Thursday, August 09, 2012
Chandler Reports will present the Master Your Market Second Quarter Update Thursday, Aug. 9, from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Germantown Great Hall & Conference Center, 1900 S. Germantown Road. A panel of real estate professionals will provide perspectives on local market activity. Cost is $10 for Chandler subscribers and $15 for nonsubscribers. Register at seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
- Wednesday, August 08, 2012
Chandler Reports will hold hands-on training seminars on its Shelby County Residential Service Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Memphis Area Association of Realtors computer lab, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is free. Contact Wendy Greenlaw at email@example.com or 528-5273.
- Tuesday, August 07, 2012
The Church Health Center/MIFA Farmers Market will be open Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Visit churchhealthcenter.org.
- Monday, August 06, 2012
EarlyShares will host the 24/24 Nationwide Crowdfunding Educational Roadshow Monday, Aug. 6, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Memphis Bioworks Conference Center, 20 S. Dudley St. The event is geared toward those seeking to fund a startup or invest in new or growing businesses. Visit earlyshares.com.
- Thursday, July 12, 2012
The Bradley Law Firm PLLC will host a seminar on the Veterans’ Affairs Aid and Attendance Pension Improvement program Thursday, July 12, at 10 a.m. at the firm’s building in Corporate Gardens, 3107 E. Corporate Edge Drive. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 682-2030.
- Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, July 11, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Caroline Blatti of Hutchison will present “How Business Can Impact Youth.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
- Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Attorneys from AutoZone Inc., Bass, Berry & Sims PLC and Memphis Area Legal Services will hold the fourth annual free legal clinic for Memphis-area seniors Tuesday, July 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at Orange Mound Senior Center, 2590 Park Ave. The pro bono clinic offers seniors essential legal advice and helps in the preparation of wills, advanced care plans and more. Call Linda Warren Seely of MALS at 523-8822.
- Friday, July 06, 2012
The Memphis Farmers Market will be open Saturday, July 7, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Central Station Pavilion, 545 G.E. Patterson Ave. at South Front Street. Visit www.memphisfarmersmarket.org.
- Tuesday, July 03, 2012
The Memphis Stars and Stripes 5K will be held Tuesday, July 3, at 7 p.m. at Tiger Lane adjacent to Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, 335 S. Hollywood St. Cost is $20 in advance and $25 on race day. Register at memphisstarsandstripes.racesonline.com.
- Thursday, June 14, 2012
The Memphis alumni chapter of LeMoyne-Owen College will kick off the Jerry C. Johnson Sports Weekend with a ceremony renaming the school’s gymnasium to the C. Arthur Bruce Hall/Jerry C. Johnson Gymnasium Thursday, June 14, at 10 a.m. at LOC, 807 Walker Ave. Call 435-1235.
19. Charges Likely Tuesday in Doubletree Shooting
- Monday, July 04, 2011
Charges are expected to be filed sometime Tuesday morning as a result of the shootout Sunday night at the Doubletree Hotel, 185 Union, which resulted in two deaths, one of them Memphis police officer Timothy Warren.
20. Data Facts VP to Discuss Social Networks, Screening
- Thursday, April 14, 2011
Lisa May, vice president of Resource and Development at Memphis-based Data Facts, will discuss “Social Networks and Employment Screening – Treasure or Trouble,” at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Doubletree Hotel, 185 Union Ave.
- Thursday, April 14, 2011
The Downtown Parking Authority will meet Thursday at 9 a.m. in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St.
- Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Leadership Memphis will launch the 100 Things in 100 Days campaign with a special event Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Buckman Hall Spain Auditorium on the Christian Brothers University campus, 650 East Parkway. Josh Pastner, University of Memphis men’s basketball coach, will speak. For reservations or more information, call 278-0016 or e-mail email@example.com.
23. BNSF Opens New Rail Yard Site After Finishing Upgrades
- Thursday, April 22, 2010
Memphis has long been a railroad town.
The city’s central location and the availability of other transport modes like the Mississippi River made it a popular choice with Class I railroads, five of which now have extensive intermodal and switching operations here.
24. Buffett’s Berkshire Buying Burlington Northern
- Wednesday, November 04, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) – Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Tuesday agreed to buy Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp., making a $34 billion bet on the future of the U.S. economy.
25. BNSF Railway Preps for Intermodal Yard Opening
- Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Evidence of Memphis’ importance to the intermodal industry can be seen throughout town, but nowhere is it more apparent than at the intersection of Lamar Avenue and Shelby Drive, where nine-story cranes now dominate the warehouse district’s industrial skyline.
- Wednesday, December 03, 2008
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop titled “Mastering the Art of Public Speaking” today from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. The facilitator will be Bradley Harris. Cost is $89 for Program for Nonprofit Excellence participants, $99 for members and $150 for nonmembers. For reservations, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
- Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Talk Shoppe will meet today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. Julia Barreda Willhite of GoBilingual.com will present "How to do Business in the Latino Market." The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
- Tuesday, April 15, 2008
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon in the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Dr. Pat Wall, chancellor of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, is the featured speaker. The cost is $18 per person and reservations can be made by contacting Taylor Hughes at 526-1318 or email@example.com.
- Monday, April 14, 2008
The Engineers' Club of Memphis Inc. will meet today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Mike Glasgow, regional engineer at Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association, will speak about "Deep Burial of PVC Gravity Sewer."
30. Breaking the Mold
- Thursday, January 24, 2008
Large transactions involving apartment complexes and hotels dominated Shelby County's commercial real estate landscape in 2007, a year that saw increased sales amid an overwhelming economic slowdown.
31. Downtown's Doubletree Hotel Sells for $28.3M
- Tuesday, October 09, 2007
185 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103
Sale Amount: $28.3 million
Sale Date: Sept. 25, 2007
Buyer: W.P Carey & Co. LLC and Watermark Capital Partners LLC
32. Downtown DoubletreeSold to Joint Venture
- Monday, October 01, 2007
The 280-room Downtown Doubletree Hotel at 185 Union Ave. has been acquired by a joint venture consisting of out-of-town companies W.P. Carey & Co. LLC and Watermark Capital Partners LLC.
33. Legal Community Gets Chance To Dissect Winkler Case
- Thursday, June 21, 2007
Attorneys are said to practice law because that is exactly what they do - constantly practice to learn more about their craft and the law itself.
So when a high-profile case such as the recent first-degree murder trial of Mary Winkler comes along, it offers a unique opportunity for attorneys to take a look back and see what can be learned.
- Wednesday, April 19, 2006
eWomenNetwork holds an accelerated networking luncheon meeting today from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. Discussion topic is "Filling your Spring Garden with Connections for Spring Business." Registration fee is $55. Call (704) 366-3767.
35. Archived Article: Events
- Friday, February 25, 2005
The South Main Historic Arts District hosts the monthly Art Trolley Tour from 6 p
The South Main Arts District hosts the monthly Art Trolley Tour from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today. As part of the event, Memphis Heritage Inc. hosts All About the Brewery...
36. Archived Article: Events
- Thursday, February 24, 2005
Entertainer and activist Harry Belafonte speaks at the University of Memphis from 7 p
Rhodes College hosts the 18th annual Institute on the Profession of Law from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday at the Bryan Campus Life Center on the Rhodes campus...
37. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, January 04, 2005
CLK Corp. Refinances Farmington Gates, Ridgeway Commons
2216 Brierbrook Road
Germantown, TN 38138
Cost: $8.8 million
Borrower: 1704 Farmington Gates LLC, 1711 Farmington Gates LLC and 1685 Farmington Gates LLC
38. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Monday, December 06, 2004
Sells for $15.5 Million
Memphis Hotel LP has purchased the Radisson Hotel Memphis property at 185 Union Ave. near Third Street from AEW Properties One LP for $15.5 million, according to The Daily News Pub...
39. Archived Article: U.s. 64 (lead)
- Thursday, October 07, 2004
By Andy Meek
More Restaurants Target Wolfchase Area
T.G.I. Fridays, Smokey Bones set to open in retail corridor
The Daily News
With the development it has helped spawn along Germantown Parkway and the estimated 200,000 weekl...
40. Archived Article: Events-ks
- Thursday, August 12, 2004
The National Association of Women Business Owners holds its monthly meeting from noon to 1:30 p
The National Association of Women Business Owners holds its monthly meeting from noon to 1:30 p.m. today at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin. Beverly ...
41. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, August 09, 2004
Department of Commerce Hosts Public Forum
State Department of Commerce Hosts Public Forum
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. meets at 9 a.m. at the Center City Commission offices, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540. Tennessee Departme...
42. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, July 26, 2004
Grant Writing Workshop Held at the Radisson
Grant Writing Workshop Held at the Radisson
The Memphis chapter of the Certified Commercial Investment Members presents Continuing Ed-Advanced Studies in Market Analysis from 8 a.m. to 5 p...
43. Archived Article: Events
- Friday, July 23, 2004
The Memphis chapter of the Certified Commercial Investment Members presents Continuing Ed-Advanced Studies in Market Analysis
The Memphis chapter of Certified Commercial Investment Members presents Continuing Ed: Advanced Studies in Market Analys...
44. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 24, 2002
Managers and Supervisors Conference, hosted by SkillPath Seminar, is August 23 at the Radisson International Airport, 2411 Win
A managers and supervisors conference, hosted by SkillPath Seminar, is Aug. 23 at the Radisson International Airport, 2...
45. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 17, 2002
Home improvements products distributor, Orgill Inc Home improvement products distributor, Orgill Inc., is expanding its Tifton, Ga., distribution center. Orgills Tifton center serves the companys retail accounts in the region, including more than 2,...
46. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 10, 2002
ResortQuest International Inc ResortQuest International Inc. announced its board of directors approved Deloitte & Touche LLP as the companys new independent public accounting firm, replacing Arthur Andersen LLP. The decision to change auditors w...
47. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, November 06, 2000
Eight of the nations top health care, business and labor organizations are joining the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation to hos Eight of the nations top health care, business and labor organizations are joining the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation to h...
48. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, October 02, 2000
Europe 2000 is 7 a "Europe 2000" is 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 10 in the mezzanine of the Peabody, 149 Union Ave. The seminar and exhibition features guests from Austria, Germany, Italy, Belgium, the United Kingdom and the honored country for 2...
49. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, February 17, 2000
The Tennessee Bar Association and the American National Lawyers Insurance Reciprocal is sponsoring the ``2000 Update: Preventi The Institute for Paralegal Education will host a seminar at the Radisson, 185 Union Ave., Friday. Registration begins at ...
50. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, September 20, 1999
Sept Sept. 20 The Memphis Songwriters Association will meet at 7 p.m. at the University of Memphis in Room 101 of the Harris Music Building. For more information, call 577-0906 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Consumer Credit Counseling Service will of...
51. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, September 13, 1999
Sept Sept. 13 The Quality Center will sponsor an ISO 9000 internal auditor workshop through Sept. 14. The cost is $395. For more information, call 543-3530 or visit the organizations Web site at www.msqpc.com. Shelby County Republican Women will mee...
52. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 30, 1999
Aug Aug. 31 The Memphis/Shelby County Job Service Employer Committee will meet at 7:30 a.m. at State Technical Institute. The speaker will be attorney Tim Bland of Ford and Harrison LLP. His topic will be the Americans with Disabilities Act and the ...
53. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 28, 1999
June 29 June 29 The Shelby County Republican Party will hold its annual Elephant Stampede at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. A reception will begin at 6:30 p.m., and dinner will begin at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $75 per person. For reservations, ...
54. Archived Article: Landmarks
- Wednesday, June 23, 1999
Landmarks to discuss Memphis Landing walkway Landmarks to discuss cobblestone walkway By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The Memphis Landmarks Commission will discuss plans today with city officials for a proposed temporary walkway across the Mississi...
55. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 21, 1999
June 21 June 21 The Quality Center will offer a course for ISO auditor/lead auditors through June 25. The cost is $1,499. For more information, call 543-3530 or visit the centers Web site at www.msqpc.com. The Memphis Songwriters Association will me...
56. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 14, 1999
June 14 June 14 Shelby County Republican Women will meet at 10:45 a.m. at 1293 Winterberry Cove in Germantown. The speaker will be Chip Saltsman, chairman of the Tennessee Republican Party. For more information, call Jean Drumwright at 756-5808. Jun...
57. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, December 04, 1998
State Technical Institute has established hours at the Collierville Chamber of Commerce State Technical Institute has established hours at the Collierville Chamber of Commerce. State Techs director of extended learning will be available from 10 a.m....
58. Archived Article: Wangs Chg
- Friday, February 13, 1998
Wang's Mandarin to open on South Court Wang's Mandarin to open on South Court By CAMILLE H. GAMBLE The Daily News Wangs Mandarin House will open a restaurant April 1 at 113 S. Court Ave. in Downtown Memphis, joining other new restaurants in the area...
59. Archived Article: Friday's
- Tuesday, January 27, 1998
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Construction begins on Downtown TGI Fridays By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News Renovations are underway on the interior of the Downtown Radisson Hotel, 185 Union Ave., where a TGI Fridays restaurant will open in May. Doug Lawrenc...
60. Archived Article: Marketplace Chg
- Monday, August 25, 1997
Thrift success Thrift success Three-year study reveals that thrift institutionsí success rides on fixed-rate mortgages By CAMILLE H. GAMBLE The Daily News A recent study reveals that there is a key to making a thrift institution ìhighl...
61. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 15, 1996
July 15 July 15 MidSouth Workers Compensation Association will meet at 11 a.m. at the Racquet Club. The speaker will be vocational specialist Mary Crocker, whose topic will be "Back to Work After Traumatic Brain Injury." Reservations must ...
62. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 19, 1996
02-19 Calendar Feb. 19 The Roundtable for Women in Foodservice, Memphis chapter, will meet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Shelby Place. Judy Patton, senior vice president of Food Insights, will speak on "Understanding Your Customer: The Psychology Be...
63. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, January 19, 1996
01/19 Milestones The Radisson Hotel Memphis, located at 185 Union Ave., has announced a joint marketing partnership with American Airlines. As part of the partnership, which began Jan. 1, Americans frequent flier members are eligible for 500 miles e...
64. Archived Article: Legal Briefs
- Thursday, January 11, 1996
01/11 Legal briefs Jay R. Robinson, former managing partner with Weintraub, Robinson, Weintraub, Stock, Bennett, Ettingoff & Grisham, P.C., has retired from active practice and will have an independent practice as an arbitrator at 2575 One Comme...