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- Friday, July 11, 2014
Playhouse on the Square will present the regional premiere of “4000 Miles” Friday, July 11, through Aug. 3 at TheatreWorks, 2085 Monroe Ave. Buy tickets at playhouseonthesquare.com.
- Saturday, March 29, 2014
Germantown Performing Arts Center will host “action hero” performers STREB Saturday, March 29, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 30, at 3 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Buy tickets at gpacweb.com.
- Saturday, February 08, 2014
Memphis Botanic Garden will host the Green Your Home Winter Plant Sale Friday, Feb. 7, and Saturday, Feb. 8, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. The sale will feature house plants, custom potting, terrariums and garden gift items. Admission is free. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
4. Council Gets Overview of Public Safety Spending
- Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Memphis City Council members got a first and at times conflicting look Tuesday, Jan. 21, at the hard decisions they could make about city spending on public safety.
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. walked the council through some ideas for cuts in city spending beyond larger changes in city retirement and health benefits. Those obligations are the “cornerstone” of the efforts to get the city’s financial house in order, said city Chief Administrative Officer George Little.
- Saturday, November 30, 2013
Small Business Saturday will be held Saturday, Nov. 30, at participating small businesses across Memphis. The nationwide event includes retailers, restaurants, museums, entertainment venues and more. Visit shopsmall.com for a list of participating businesses.
6. Christ Community Opens Women’s Health Center
- Monday, November 18, 2013
The two health care providers that competed two years ago for Shelby County government’s family planning services contract now have facilities in the same block of Poplar Avenue east of East Parkway.
- Saturday, November 02, 2013
Mid-South Spay & Neuter Services will hold the seventh annual SPAYtacular Gala and Silent Auction Sunday, Nov. 3, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave. The event will include brunch, drinks, live music and an auction, with all proceeds benefiting the organization. Tickets are $40. Visit spaymemphis.org.
- Friday, November 01, 2013
The Orpheum Theatre will kick off its 2013-2014 family series with “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” Friday, Nov. 1, and Saturday, Nov. 2, at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
- Friday, October 11, 2013
Theatre Memphis will present “Young Frankenstein” Friday, Oct. 11, through Nov. 3 on the theater’s Lohrey Stage, 630 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at theatrememphis.org.
- Thursday, October 10, 2013
The Memphis chapter of the American Payroll Association will meet Thursday, Oct. 10, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Emily Gregg of the Tennessee Department of Human Resources will present “Tennessee Child Support Program and Employers Working Together.” Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Visit memphisapa.org.
- Friday, March 29, 2013
Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club and the University of Memphis will host a Professional Connection Lunch Friday, March 29, from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the University Center Shelby Room, 499 University St. The series connects students with business and community leaders for discussions and leadership exercises. Cost is free. R.S.V.P. to Jon Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 678-1781.
- Thursday, March 28, 2013
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will host a roundtable with Joel Henry, president of Intermodal Cartage, Thursday, March 28, at 7:30 a.m. at Cheffie’s Café, 483 High Point Terrace. Cost at the door is $20. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
- Friday, February 08, 2013
Helen Brett Enterprises will host the Small Business Revenue Generator Bootcamp Friday, Feb. 8, from 11 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. during the Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show at Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. The event will teach retailers best practices regarding sales and profit generation. Visit bootcamp.helenbrett.com.
14. Children’s Heart Foundation Given $15,000 for Relocation
- Friday, November 16, 2012
The International Children’s Heart Foundation was awarded a $15,000 commercial office grant Wednesday, Nov. 14, by the Center City Development Corp. to move its offices from 1750 Madison Ave., suite 500, to Downtown’s Brinkley Plaza, 80 Monroe Ave., suite G-1.
15. Invacare Inks Lease in SE Memphis
- Friday, August 17, 2012
Invacare Continuing Care Inc. has inked a 3,500-square-foot lease at 4187 Senator St. in Southeast Memphis.
16. Commercial Advisors Grows CRE Portfolio
- Thursday, May 31, 2012
Cushman & Wakefield/Commercial Advisors Asset Services LLC is on a roll, picking up various leasing and management assignments that have brought its office and industrial involvement to 17.8 million square feet.
17. In-Rel Outsources Office Leasing
- Friday, May 25, 2012
In-Rel Properties Inc. has outsourced its Memphis office leasing to Cushman & Wakefield/Commercial Advisors LLC, following months of changes up top for the Lake Worth, Fla.-based real estate firm.
18. In-Rel Outsources Office Leasing
- Thursday, May 24, 2012
In-Rel Properties Inc. has outsourced its Memphis office leasing to Cushman & Wakefield/Commercial Advisors LLC, following months of changes up top for the Lake Worth, Fla.-based real estate firm.
19. New Owner For Bartlett Car Wash Property
- Friday, May 04, 2012
A former car wash site in Bartlett has traded hands. Nyan Jaf acquired the 0.71-acre lot at 5960 Summer Ave. from Mr. Carwash LLC for $65,000.
20. Business License Activity Rises 14 Pct. in Q3
- Tuesday, October 18, 2011
The number of businesses licenses filed with the Shelby County Clerk’s office increased by more than 14 percent to 1,592 in the third quarter compared with 1,391 in third quarter 2010, according to The Daily News Online, www.memphisdailynews.com.
21. Vote for Me
- Monday, September 12, 2011
Four years after the biggest turnover on the Memphis City Council, the Oct. 6 city elections could see the biggest return of incumbents ever on the council. Early voting begins Friday, Sept. 16.
Twelve of the 13 incumbents are seeking re-election. It would have been 13 had Barbara Swearengen Ware not taken a plea deal on an official misconduct charge.
- Wednesday, July 27, 2011
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council will serve as host for a breakfast Wednesday, July 27, at 8:15 a.m. at One Commerce Square Annex. Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. will speak. Cost is $5. For reservations, call 818-2400.
- Tuesday, July 26, 2011
The GOTV Club will present a seminar titled “Healthcare Reform for Business Owners” Tuesday, July 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., suite 909. Philip Johnson of Argyle Benefits Consultants will speak. Cost is $25. To register, visit thegotvclubjuly.eventbrite.com.
24. Business License Activity Improves 11.4 Percent
- Tuesday, July 19, 2011
The number of businesses licenses filed with the Shelby County Clerk’s office increased by more than 10 percent to 1,360 in the second quarter of 2011, up 11.4 percent from 1,221 in the second quarter of 2010, according to The Daily News Online, www.memphisdailynews.com.
25. Cable Service Provider Signs New Lease
- Friday, June 03, 2011
A Madison, Tenn.-based cable service provider is taking advantage of lower rates in a competitive leasing environment.
FTS USA has signed a 4,002-square-foot lease in East Pointe Business Center, 3915 S. Mendenhall Road.
26. A Monument to Fallen Officers
- Monday, May 16, 2011
Last week, we discussed the Memphis Police Foundation, which is helping to fund essential equipment and training for the Memphis Police Department, while also serving as the conduit to construct a monument to those MPD officers who have lost their lives protecting our city. This week, let us spotlight that monument: the MPD Fallen Officer Memorial.
27. In-Rel Wraps Up Rebranding Campaign
- Tuesday, January 04, 2011
After more than a year in the making, one commercial real estate firm’s rebranding efforts are now complete as it seeks to zero in on tenant retention.
In-Rel Properties Inc. – formerly In-Rel Management – is now “vertically integrated,” meaning it has shifted its focus to owning and managing its portfolio with little or no third-party involvement.
- Friday, December 17, 2010
The Memphis Gavel Club will meet Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The meeting will include lunch and entertainment by Quicksilver Barber Shop Quartet. For more information, call Bob Gray at 494-8639.
29. Chipotle to Open First Memphis Locale
- Friday, November 05, 2010
A Mexican eatery will be the latest tenant to occupy space in one of Memphis’ most populated areas, where it is joining several corporate retail giants.
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has leased 2,400 square feet of space in Ridgeway Trace center, 5963 Poplar Ave. It will be Denver-based Chipotle’s first Memphis-area restaurant.
30. Greenstone Condo Renovation Approaches Finish Line
- Wednesday, May 07, 2008
New York-based Blackstar Capital Partners is nearing completion on its $3.8 million renovation of Residences at The Greenstone, an 18-unit condominium redevelopment on the northeast corner of Poplar Avenue and North Waldran Boulevard.
31. SunTrust To Cut 2,400 Jobs Nationally To Trim Costs
- Tuesday, August 21, 2007
ATLANTA (AP) - SunTrust Banks said Monday it will cut roughly 2,400 jobs, more than 7 percent of its total work force, by the end of next year.
The company, which said it doesn't expect its sales to be affected by the move, will incur a pretax, one-time charge of $45 million in the third quarter of this year to cover costs associated with the job cuts.
32. Bradley Works to Find Solutions For Homeowner Issues in Memphis
- Friday, June 15, 2007
Michelle Wilson Bradley went from reporting housing trends and foreclosure rates to actually helping provide solutions for the problems homeowners sometimes face when purchasing homes.
Formerly a reporter and managing editor at the Tri-State Defender, the city's black-owned newspaper, during the 1970s, Bradley currently is executive director of the Memphis Housing Resource Center (MHRC) at 2400 Poplar Ave., Suite 220. MHRC is a nonprofit organization in partnership with the city's Department of Housing and Community Development to educate potential homebuyers about the complexities of buying and keeping a home.
- Friday, May 18, 2007
The Memphis Regional Chamber holds its Leadership Luncheon today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. It is a members-only event and costs $25. RSVP to Tunga Lee at 543-3571.
34. Archived Article
- Tuesday, January 02, 2007
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35. Clark Tower OwnerBuys 2400 Poplar
- Wednesday, December 27, 2006
In-Rel Management Inc., which in 2003 bought Clark Tower at 5100 Poplar Ave., has expanded its Memphis portfolio with the addition of a 66,000-square-foot office building at 2400 Poplar Ave.
36. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, May 10, 2004
CRIMINAL LAW SOCIETY MEETS AT U OF M
National President Addresses Women Business Owners
The Criminal Law Society meets from noon to 1 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 3700 Central Ave. Call 678-3217...
37. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, May 03, 2004
GMAQ Awards to be presented at University of Memphis GMAQ Awards to Be Presented at U of M
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality hosts the 2004 GMAQ Awards Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Centr...
38. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, February 09, 2004
Child Advocacy Center Hosts Valentines Auction
Child Advocacy Center Hosts Valentine Auction February 10
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. meets at 9 a.m. at the Center City Commission offices, 114 N. Main St. Call Nicole Hernandez at 575-...
39. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Wednesday, June 11, 2003
in Olive Branch, Miss.
Today marks the opening of the 197th restaurant for the OCharleys chain, with the grand opening of the Olive Branch, Miss., store at 7880 Craft-Goodman Frontage Road.
40. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 15, 2001
Oct Calendar for Oct. 15-Oct. 21
Memphis Investors Group meets at 7 p.m. in the Adams lecture hall at the Holiday Inn-Mount Moriah. The guest speaker is David Scott, a building and home inspector. The MIG-REI 101 seminar with Hal Wilso...
41. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 08, 2001
Calendar for Oct. 8-Oct. 14
The International Association of Administrative Professionals monthly meeting is 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-East. The speaker is Charlotte Doyle, IAAP Tennessee division adviser and immediate past Ten...
42. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 01, 2001
Minority Enterprise Development Week, Oct. 1 through Oct. 5, brings together minority business owners, buyers and procurement representatives from corporate America, federal, state and local governments. In keeping with this years t...
43. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, May 11, 2001
The Building Owners and Managers Association, Memphis lunch meeting begins at noon Wednesday at the Chickasaw Country Club The Building Owners and Managers Association, Memphis lunch meeting begins at noon Wednesday at the Chickasaw Country Club. Di...
44. Archived Article: Marketplace (dvds)
- Monday, March 12, 2001
DVD insider online DVD format challenging VHS on entertainment front By SUE PEASE The Daily News Remember when video stores sold laserdiscs and rented beta tapes? Well, if customers thought DVD digital versatile disc movies would go the way of those...
45. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, February 09, 2001
A grant-writing workshop is 8:45 a A grant-writing workshop is 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. today in the Bell Conference Room at Lindenwood Christian Church, 2400 Union Ave. Jim Kovaik, author of "How to Write a Proposal," is the facilitator. The c...
46. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, March 17, 2000
Ethiopia is the featured country for the Africa in April Cultural Awareness Festival Ethiopia is the featured country for the Africa in April Cultural Awareness Festival. Dr. David L. Acey Sr. of the University of Memphis, founder of Africa in April...
47. Archived Article: Ip (lead)
- Thursday, February 03, 2000
By LAURIE JOHNSON International Paper to lease building at Lenox Court By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News International Paper is in the process of further expanding its operations in Memphis. The company has signed a lease to occupy a four-story, 97,0...
48. Archived Article: Comm Focus St
- Friday, November 19, 1999
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Parenting Center helps local parents sharpen their skills By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News Jezell Bryant knows how difficult it is to have a child out of wedlock. She got pregnant at age 15 and gave birth when she was 16. She k...
49. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 04, 1999
Sept Oct. 5 First Tennessee will offer a seminar on asset allocation strategies for investing IRA rollovers at 4385 Poplar Ave. Participants can attend a 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. session or a 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. session. The speaker will be Dan Pizzullo, a fin...
50. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, September 27, 1999
Sept Sept. 27 Consumer Credit Counseling Service will offer a free seminar on re-establishing credit, credit reports and cutting the costs of using credit from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 2158 Union Ave., Suite 400. For reservations, call 323-4909, Ext. ...
51. 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 email@example.com. Consumer Credit Counseling Service will of...
52. 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...
53. 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 ...
54. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 17, 1999
May 17 May 17 East Memphis Business and Professional Women will meet at 6 p.m. at Park Palace Apartments, 5400 Park Ave. The speaker will be Marie Draper of Drapers Coaching, Motivation and Empowerment Network. The cost is $17. For reservations, cal...
55. Archived Article: Prime
- Tuesday, April 27, 1999
6685 Poplar Ave 6685 Poplar Ave. for lease Space is available for lease in the Carrefour at Kirby Woods, 6685 Poplar Ave. The bay pictured here is on the lower floor of the center and has 2,400 square feet. The Germantown center has parking, securit...
56. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 09, 1998
Nov Nov. 9 The International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet at 6 p.m. at Berclair Baptist Church, 4854 Summer Ave. For more information, call 762-9060. Nov. 10 Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United M...
57. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 02, 1998
Nov. 3 Nov. 3 The National Association of Federal Employees, chapter 78, will meet at the Main Library, 1850 Peabody Ave. For more information, call 774-4019. Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S....
58. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 29, 1998
June 29 June 29 Consumer Credit Counseling Service will offer a free seminar on budgeting and credit for two from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 2400 Poplar Ave., Suite 510. For reservations, call 323-4909, Ext. 1007. June 30 Mid-South Environmental Forum w...
59. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 22, 1998
June 22 June 22 The League of Women Voters will meet at 7 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Public Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. The topic will be groundwater protection. The speaker will be Dr. John Smith, director of the Ground Water Institute at the U...
60. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 15, 1998
June 16 June 16 The American Business Womens Association will meet at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Networking begins at 5:45 p.m., and dinner will be at 6:15. The speaker will be Dick Hackett, vice president of major gifts at St. Jude Child...
61. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 08, 1998
June 8 June 8 Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Booksellers, 387 Perkins Road Ext. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Jane McGoldrick at 685-0495. June 9 The Direct...
62. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 01, 1998
June 2 June 2 The Shelby County Domestic Violence Council will meet at 8 a.m. at Le Bonheur Hospital. The speaker will be Robert Bryden, president of the Memphis/Shelby County Crime Commission. For more information, call Mike Hughes at 576-5150. Jun...
63. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 18, 1998
May 19 May 19 Memphis World Trade Club will meet at noon at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. The speaker will be Robert Milner of Wilkinson and Snowden who will provide an update on the Memphis Joint Intermodal Terminal. The cost is $16 per per...
64. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 11, 1998
May 11 May 11 The Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Booksellers. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Jane McGoldrick at 685-0495. Public Issues Forum will meet at th...
65. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 04, 1998
May 5 May 5 The Greater Memphis Association for Quality will hold its annual awards dinner from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Peabody. The cost is $40 per person. For more information, call Jim Lippy at 383-4611. May 6 The Greater Memphis Associatio...
66. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 16, 1998
March 17 March 17 The Financial Executive Institute will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Cocktails will be served at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Ken Richards, who works in management solutions and strategies for Deloitte &...
67. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 02, 1998
March 3 March 3 The Society of Professional Journalists, University of Memphis chapter, will sponsor its 17th annual Freedom of Information Congress at 7:30 p.m. in the Faulkner Lounge of the University Center. The speaker will be Barrie Dunsmore, f...
68. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 23, 1998
Feb Feb. 23 The Consumer Credit Counseling Service will offer a free money management seminar for couples from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 2400 Poplar Ave. For reservations, call 323-4909, ext. 1007. Feb. 24 The American Business Womens Association, Cott...
69. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 16, 1998
Feb Feb. 16 The Wolf River Conservancy will hold its annual meeting at the Goldsmith Civic Garden Center, 750 Cherry Road, at 7:30 p.m. The speaker will be Ann P. Murray, executive director of the Tennessee Conservation League. Feb. 17 The National ...
70. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 09, 1998
Feb Feb. 9 Professional Secretaries International will meet at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The guest speaker will be Bennie Mayfield, account manager from Avery Dennison Corp., whose topic will be laser and ink jet productivity. The cost ...
71. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, January 26, 1998
Jan Jan. 27 The East Shelby Republicans will meet at the Pickering Center, 7771 Poplar Pike, at 7:30 p.m. The speaker will be Republican Party chairman David Kustoff. For more information, call Randy Hendon at 682-8554, Steve Stamson at 528-8409 or ...
72. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, January 12, 1998
Jan Jan. 12 Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Bookstore, 387 Perkins Road. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. The speaker will be Judge Ann Pugh. Public Issues Forum will meet at the Me...
73. Archived Article: Comm Focus
- Friday, August 22, 1997
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Counseling for coping Area religious organizations provide counseling services to community By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News Having marital problems? Depressed? Perhaps counseling might help. If so, several area religious group...
74. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 11, 1997
Aug. 13 Aug. 11 Professional Secretaries International will meet at 6 p.m. at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The cost is $13. The program will be on leadership through effective communication and will be presented by Melissa Booth, communica...