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1. MLGW Conference Focuses on Future
- Thursday, November 07, 2013
Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division will be hosting a training and networking event for faith and nonprofit leaders Friday, Nov. 8.
The MLGW Business of Service Conference will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the MLGW Training Center, 4949 Raleigh-LaGrange Road.
- Wednesday, November 06, 2013
L’Ecole Culinaire will hold a food drive for the Mid-South Food Bank now through Dec. 6 at the school, 1245 Germantown Parkway. Nonperishable and canned goods will be accepted. Visit midsouthfoodbank.org.
- Thursday, August 01, 2013
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division will hold a board meeting Thursday, Aug. 1, at 1:30 p.m. in the MLGW board room, 220 S. Main St. Visit mlgw.com.
- Friday, November 09, 2012
Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division will host the 14th annual Business of Service Conference Friday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the MLGW training center, 4949 Raleigh LaGrange Road. The conference provides training and networking for grassroots community leaders. Cost is $5. Register at mlgw.com/serviceleaders or 528-4820.
- Thursday, November 08, 2012
Talk of the Town Toastmasters Club will meet Thursday, Nov. 8, at 1 p.m. at The Assisi Foundation, 515 Erin Drive. Visit memphistm.com.
- Wednesday, August 01, 2012
The Daily News will hold a sustainable energy seminar and panel discussion as part of its 2012 seminar series Thursday, Aug. 2, at 3:30 p.m. at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Ave. Cost is $25. Register at seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
- Monday, November 03, 2008
Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division will host The Business of Being a Church Conference Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. at MLGW’s Training and Development Center, 4949 Raleigh-LaGrange Road. Registration is $5 per person and the deadline is today. For more information or to register, call 528-4322 or visit the upcoming events section of www.mlgw.com.
- Wednesday, August 06, 2008
Talk Shoppe will present “How to Best Prepare Your Home for Sale to Ensure a Successful & Profitable Outcome” today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 759-7808.
9. MLGW to Hold Neighborhood Conference
- Tuesday, August 05, 2008
Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division will host a conference for neighborhood leaders Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The conference is designed to help build stronger neighborhoods. It will address how communities can prepare for an aging population, create arts programs and enrichment centers for youth, collaborate and strengthen communities, finance energy-efficient home improvements and obtain reverse mortgages.
- Friday, November 02, 2007
Rhodes College will present Qubad Talabani, representative of the Kurdistan Regional Government to the United States and son of the current president of Iraq, who will speak on "The Other Iraq" today at 5 p.m. in the Blount Auditorium of Buckman Hall on the Rhodes campus. The lecture is free and open to the public. Call Dr. David Romano at 843-3572 for more information.
- Thursday, November 01, 2007
Deborah Brasfield of Brasfield Enterprises will hold a seminar titled "How to Buy a House Without Losing Your Shirt" today at 6 p.m. at the Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce building, 2195 S. Germantown Road, Suite 101. The event is free. Call 652-8619 for reservations or more information.
12. MLGW Holds Leaders Conference
- Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division (MLGW) will hold its Neighborhood Leaders Conference Aug. 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The theme is "Protecting Yourself and Your Neighborhood."
- Friday, July 20, 2007
The National Hookup of Black Women Inc. will sponsor a voter education forum today from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Nova Copy Building, 15 Lindsay Ave. at Second Avenue.
Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division (MLGW) will host the 2007 Neighborhood Leaders Conference Aug. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at the MLGW University, 4949 Raleigh-LaGrange Road. The theme is "Protecting Yourself and Your Neighborhood" and will feature information about starting and maintaining neighborhood watches, real-estate issues and crime prevention. The event is $5. Call 528-4322 by today to reserve space.
- Wednesday, February 21, 2007
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South holds a meeting today from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Andy Dolich, president of business operations for the Memphis Grizzlies, is the guest speaker. The discussion topic is "Marketing a Professional Sports Team in the Mid-South." Admission is $25 for non-members and includes lunch. Call 937-5532 or e-mail email@example.com for reservations.
- Wednesday, January 10, 2007
The Mid-South chapter of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) meets today at 11:30 a.m. at The Crescent Center, 6075 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20 for members and $35 for non-members. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Deborah Crawford at 508-0527.
- Thursday, January 04, 2007
The Memphis chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) holds a membership breakfast meeting Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Carolyn Hardy, president and CEO of Chism Hardy Enterprises LLC, is the guest speaker. She will discuss her career successes as the first black vice president for the Memphis Coors Brewing Co. and the future of her newly formed corporation. Admission is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Call 844-3738 or visit www.nawbomemphis.org for reservations.
- Wednesday, December 27, 2006
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra (MSO) and soprano Joanna Mongiardo present a romantic waltz Sunday at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Ballroom dancers from the Gallery Ballroom will demonstrate the waltz before the concert and join guests afterward to show them how to waltz. The musical program was designed with the Old World romance of New Year's in mind. The work of composers Johann Strauss, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Gioacchino Antonio Rossini will be featured. Tickets cost $60. Call the MSO box office at 537-2525 or visit the office at 585 S. Mendenhall Rd. for tickets.
- Friday, December 22, 2006
The Daily News will be closed Monday and Tuesday in observance of Christmas. The office reopens at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday and will remain open during normal business hours.
The Mid-South Association of Contingency Planners meets Jan. 10 at 2 p.m. at Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division's Joyce M. Blackmon Training Center, 4949 Raleigh LaGrange Road. Discussion topic is "Introduction to FEMA's Incident Management System," as well as a business continuity/disaster recovery planning overview and a preview of the Center for Earthquake Research and Information (CERI). For more information, call 729-8951 for reservations.
- Thursday, December 21, 2006
The Memphis Landmarks Commission holds a meeting today at 5 p.m. on the council chamber's main floor at Memphis City Hall, 125 N. Main St. For more information, call 576-7191.
Joe "Santa Claus" Farris makes his 90th visit to the children at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital today at 9:30 a.m. in the Danny Thomas/ALSAC Pavilion at 332 N. Lauderdale St. Farris also will present a check to the hospital. For more information, call 578-2421.
- Thursday, November 02, 2006
The Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired presents "Improving Your Credit and Tips for a Better Job" today at 3:30 p.m. at 346 St. Paul Ave. The session will include real-world scenarios and will be tailored for people with visual impairments. Call 523-9590.
- Wednesday, November 01, 2006
Grill 83, McEwen's on Monroe, Felicia Suzanne's Restaurant and Stella will hold a progressive wine dinner today beginning at 6:45 p.m. Each restaurant will serve a course that will be paired with a glass of complimentary wine from Napa, Calif.-based Stags' Leap Winery. Cost is $85 per person plus tax and gratuity. Seating is limited. For reservations, call Felicia Suzanne's at 523-0877.
22. Shelby Farms Ad Hoc Committee to Meet
- Monday, October 30, 2006
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners Ad Hoc Committee on Shelby Farms meets at 2 p.m. in the Commission's 4th floor committee room at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. Call Steve Summerall at 545-4301 for more information.
- Tuesday, February 28, 2006
The Association for Women in Communications meets today at 11:45 a.m. in the sunroom of the Junior League of Memphis, 3475 Central Ave. Lillian F. Johnson, Memphis Public Library & Information Center public relations supervisor, is the guest speaker. Cost is $12 for members and $15 for non-members. Contact Dianne Calhoun at email@example.com.
24. Learn How to Work a Room at Small Business Chamber Event
- Monday, February 27, 2006
The Mid-South Small Business Chamber of Commerce presents a speed networking meeting titled "How to Effectively Work a Room" from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Owen Brennan's restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com.
- Wednesday, February 01, 2006
The Shelby County Workforce Employer Outreach Committee hosts Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development commissioner James Neeley at a forum meeting today at 11 a.m. at Jim's Place East Restaurant, 5560 Shelby Oaks Drive. Neeley will be speaking on workers' compensation reform. Cost is $18. Contact Darryl Pleasant at 543-2495 or 229-2478 for more information.
26. Joseph Kyles to Discuss the Merits of Black History Month
- Monday, January 30, 2006
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council presents a Commercial Property Tax and Reappraisal Forum from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Center of the MAAR offices, 6393 Poplar Ave. This is the first in the 2006 MAAR Commercial Council broker forum series. Cost is free for members and $15 for non-members. Call 818-2428 for more information.
27. Biomedical Community Hosts BioImaging Symposium
- Monday, October 31, 2005
Memphis Heritage Inc. presents "Great Neighborhoods Under Great Neighborhoods" at 7 p.m. at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Guy Weaver, principal and senior archeologist of Weaver & Associates LLC, is the guest speaker. Cost is $15. For more information, call 529-9828.
28. Archived Article: Events
- Wednesday, November 10, 2004
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon today in the Grand Salon B at the Peabody, 149 Union Ave
The Daily News offices will be closed Thursday in observance of Veterans Day. Offices reopen at 8:30 a.m. Friday and will remain open during normal...
29. Archived Article: Events
- Thursday, August 05, 2004
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors hosts a town hall meeting for members at 2 p
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors hosts a town hall meeting for members at 2 p.m. today in the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Center at the MAAR offices, 6...
30. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, August 02, 2004
Naval Officers Annual Conference Held in Millington Naval Officers Conference Starts in Millington
The National Naval Officers Associations annual conference runs through Aug. 6 at Naval Support Activity Mid-South in Millington. Confere...
31. Archived Article: Real Review
- Tuesday, August 13, 2002
MLGW names Training Center after Joyce McAnulty Blackmon, former Senior Vice President
MLGW names training center
for history making employee
At a ceremony honoring one of its former senior vice presidents, MLGW renamed its training center ...
32. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, August 02, 2001
Summer School at the University of Memphis continues today with Wills and Estates from 4 p Memphis Light, Gas and Water will host its annual Neighborhood Leaders Conference, a seminar focusing on issues facing community leaders from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p...
33. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, July 26, 1999
First Tennessee Declares 412th Retenbach Constructors Inc. recently completed a 27,000-square-foot new shop facility for J.B. Hunt Transport. Retenbach has constructed additional facilities for J.B. Hunt in Michigan, Illinois and Alabama. Harrahs En...
34. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, March 12, 1999
Public Relations Society of America is accepting entries for its annual Vox Awards Public Relations Society of America is accepting entries for its annual Vox Awards. Categories include communications campaigns, special events, writing, print media,...
35. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, March 05, 1999
Memphis Area Radio Stations Association will sponsor a seminar Monday at the Ridgeway Inn featuring consultant Irwin Pollack Memphis Area Radio Stations Association will sponsor a seminar Monday at the Ridgeway Inn featuring consultant Irwin Pollack...
36. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, February 26, 1999
The 18th annual Freedom of Information Conference will be held at 7:30 p The 18th annual Freedom of Information Conference will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the University of Memphis. The speaker will be syndicated columnist Jack Anderson who wil...
37. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, February 19, 1999
The Association for Women in Communications will meet at 11:45 a The Association for Women in Communications will meet at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at the Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave. The speaker will be Michael Thompson, chairman and chief execut...
38. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, February 12, 1999
Thompson & Co Thompson & Co. received 13 Addy awards in 12 categories from the Memphis Advertising Federation at its annual awards ceremony Jan. 30. The agency received the most recognition for its campaign "Roth IRA Whisk," a seri...
39. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, February 05, 1999
Public Relations Society of America is accepting entries its annual Vox Awards Public Relations Society of America is accepting entries its annual Vox Awards. Categories include communications campaigns, special events, writing, print media, audio v...
40. Archived Article: Milestones
- Friday, January 29, 1999
Harvest Reapers Communications has created the online newsletter Fresh Oil Harvest Reapers Communications has created the online newsletter Fresh Oil. The newsletter is being e-mailed to clients, prospective customers and business associates. The fi...
41. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 03, 1998
July 30 6 The Quality Center will offer an ISO 9000 documentation workshop through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The cost is $350 per person. For more information, call Loretta Dale or Peggy Griffith at 543-3530. 7 The Memphis Neighborhood Lea...
42. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 27, 1998
July 30 July 30 The Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants will sponsor a seminar on state tax issues from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Fogelman Executive Center at the University of Memphis. The course discussion leader will be Larry R. Hy...
43. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 20, 1998
July 21 July 21 The American Business Womens Association, Cotton Belles chapter, will meet at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Networking begins at 5:45 p.m., and dinner will be served at 6:15. The meeting will include the installation of new o...
44. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 13, 1998
July 13 July 13 Public Issues Forum will meet at 7 p.m. at Memphis Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave. The topic will be the 1998 election, and the speakers include Irma W. Merrill and Marilyn Loeffel, the candidates for Shelby County Commission, ...
45. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 06, 1998
July 8 July 8 The Consumer Credit Counseling Service will offer a free seminar on financing a childs education from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 2158 Union Ave., Suite 400. For reservations, call 323-4909, Ext. 1007. Mensa will meet at the Unicorn restaur...
46. 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...
47. 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...
48. Archived Article: Filler
- Thursday, March 14, 1996
03-14 The Tennessee Small Business Development Center and the University of Memphis will present a seminar for contractors and commercial building owenrs from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at 320 S. Dudley and again Friday at the Memphis Light, Gas & Water t...