Editorial Results (free)
1. Hardt to Speak at Women's Health Lecture
- Monday, March 18, 2013
Nancy Hardt, a physician and researcher who raised the alarm about Shelby County’s high infant mortality rate, will return to Memphis to present research at a free lecture.
Hardt, who is now senior associate dean for external affairs at the University of Florida College of Medicine, will speak at the Urban Child Institute on “Sexual Coercion and Birth Control Sabotage within Intimate Partner Violence,” at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26. The Urban Child Institute is located at 600 Jefferson Ave.
2. Filling the Voids
- Saturday, February 02, 2013
Last year was a banner year for adaptive reuse projects in Midtown and Downtown.
Developers announced plans for the Sears Crosstown building, Overton Square, Hotel Chisca, James Lee House and old United Warehouse in the South Main Historic Arts District. Construction began on The Pyramid, turning it into a 220,000-square-foot mega-Bass Pro Shop Outdoor World, and Memphis in May moved into its new headquarters at 56 S. Front St., a 14,600-square-foot building that’s on the National Register of Historic Places.
3. Gen X Inks State’s First Location on Austin Peay
- Friday, November 16, 2012
A trendy Vernon, Calif.-based retailer has inked its first Tennessee location in Austin Peay Plaza.
Gen X Clothing Inc. signed a 35,000-square-foot lease at 3252 Austin Peay Highway. The space was formerly occupied by Big Lots.
- Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Billy Elliot the Musical” Tuesday, Sept. 18, through Sept. 23 at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com for showtimes and tickets.
- Monday, September 17, 2012
The Federalist Society Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law Students’ Chapter will present a free Constitution Day program Monday, Sept. 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1 N. Front St. Pepperdine University professor Dr. Gordon Lloyd will speak. R.S.V.P. to Greg Grisham at email@example.com or 462-2616.
6. Varied Career Led Spurlock to The Urban Child Institute
- Friday, August 24, 2012
Katy Spurlock, director of education and dissemination at The Urban Child Institute, has had a varied career in which every step along the way seems to have led her right to where she’s meant to be.
7. Urban Child Institute Data Show Good News
- Friday, August 24, 2012
The Urban Child Institute this month published its seventh annual “Data Book: The State of Children in Memphis and Shelby County,” focused on the forces, trends and factors affecting the healthy brain, social and physical development of children through age 3.
- Thursday, March 22, 2012
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a breakfast forum Thursday, March 22, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Mike Brewer, vice president of Nike’s North America supply chain, will speak. Cost is $30 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
- Wednesday, March 21, 2012
The Center City Development Corp. board of directors will meet Wednesday, March 21, at 9 a.m. at 114 N. Main St.
10. Talks Target Children’s Brain Growth
- Monday, March 19, 2012
The Memphis-based Urban Child Institute has teamed with The Neuroscience Institute at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to host an evening focused on the importance of optimizing brain development in young children.
11. Advocate Warns About Stress in Childhood
- Monday, February 20, 2012
High levels of stress during childhood may play a significant role in disease causation later in life.
Robin Karr-Morse, author of “Ghosts from the Nursery: Tracing the Roots of Violence” and her new book, “Scared Sick: The Role of Childhood Trauma in Adult Disease,” discussed the effects of what’s called toxic stress during a lecture Thursday, Feb. 16, at the University Center on the University of Memphis campus.
12. Stonebridge Apartments Sells for $22 Million
- Tuesday, December 20, 2011
9135 U.S. 64 and 9225 U.S. 64
Memphis, TN 38016
Sale Amount: $21.9 million
Sale Date: Dec. 6, 2011
Buyer: AB Merion Stonebridge LLC
13. Memphis Churches, Org. Unite to Fight AIDS
- Wednesday, November 09, 2011
As communities around the world prepare to observe World AIDS Day on Dec. 1, Memphis area faith leaders are joining forces with the Memphis Ryan White Program in a show of support for the more than 7,000 men, women and children in Shelby County who are living with HIV/AIDS, almost half of whom are not receiving the care they need.
- Thursday, August 25, 2011
The Downtown Memphis Commission board of directors will meet Thursday, Aug. 25, at noon at 114 N. Main St. For more information, call 575-0540.
- Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “Earthquake Hazard Overview for the Mid-South” Wednesday, Aug. 24, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
16. Urban Child Institute Studies Memphis’ Immigrant Children
- Monday, August 22, 2011
The Memphis-based Urban Child Institute, 600 Jefferson Ave., says the growing racial and ethnic diversity of young children in Memphis reflects national trends. Children younger than 5 today are the most diverse group of Americans.
17. Special Coverage: Mid-South Flooding
- Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Coverage of the rising waters in the Memphis area
Police Manually Checking Memphis River Gauge
The gauge that is the official measurement of the Mississippi River at Memphis has been on the blink since last week as the river has approached historic levels.
- Friday, April 29, 2011
The Memphis Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will host the 57th Annual Professional Development Seminar: Believe It! Achieve It! With Passion and Purpose Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Regular registration is $109. To register, contact Sharon Gardner at 752-6213 or Sharon.email@example.com.
- Thursday, April 28, 2011
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will hold a breakfast briefing titled “Wage and Hour Investigations: What to Do When the Department of Labor Comes Knocking” Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Southaven, 280 Marathon Way in Southaven. For more information or to register, contact Nicolette Thomas at 577-2328 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Thursday, March 24, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will learn how their nonprofit organizations can put social networks to work to accomplish goals and objectives. Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence.
21. Evolve Systems Grows Memphis Location
- Friday, November 19, 2010
Evolve Digital Media has more than doubled its Memphis location at Apple Tree Center in Hickory Hill.
The Memphis-based company expanded its lease from 2,520 to 6,327 square feet at 6073 Mount Moriah Road Extended. Tyler Tapley, associate with CB Richard Ellis Memphis, represented the landlord, Apple Tree Center Partnership.
22. Event Marks Juvenile Court Centennial
- Thursday, September 09, 2010
Law professionals will celebrate the 100th birthday of the Juvenile Court of Memphis and Shelby County later this month with events that include a 5K run, a continuing legal education seminar and a documentary about the court’s storied past.
23. Urban Child Data Show Steep Rise in Teen Births
- Tuesday, July 27, 2010
The birth rate for teenage mothers in Shelby County rose 41 percent among blacks and 17 percent among whites from 2007 to 2008. The rate sharply increased compared to prior years.
The statistic from the recently released “Data Book” produced by The Urban Child Institute is one that cannot be ignored, said Shelby County Health Officer Dr. Kenneth S. Robinson.
- Thursday, October 08, 2009
The Small Business Chamber will host a Lunch and Learn today from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Parmasters Golf, 888 S. White Station Road. Carl Raff and Dave Williams of Business Enhancement Associates will present “Common Pitfalls Small Businesses Can Avoid in Order to Stay Afloat.” To register, e-mail Sally Baker Brenner at email@example.com.
25. Attention Shifts From Health Care To Consumer Protection
- Monday, August 24, 2009
Tennessee’s Robert Cooper Jr., along with 24 other state attorneys general, signed a letter a few days ago to U.S. congressional leaders supporting the creation of a new Consumer Financial Protection Agency.
- Thursday, March 26, 2009
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners Needs Assessment Committee will meet today at 8:30 a.m. in the Shelby County Administration Building, 114 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
- Friday, September 12, 2008
The Memphis Chapter of the Project Management Institute will hold its 8th Annual Professional Development Day today from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in The Peabody hotel Ballroom, 149 Union Ave. Speakers will include Dr. William Moylan, John Mangleri and Aaron Davis. Live jazz will be performed throughout the day. A jazz soiree and mixer will be held on The Peabody Rooftop immediately following the event. Cost is $225 for nonmembers, $205 for members and $120 for students. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
28. Livable Communities Summit To be Held Saturday
- Friday, June 27, 2008
Community organizers will gather Saturday for the second Coalition for Livable Communities summit that will be comprised of lectures and workshops about how neighborhoods are affected by development trends in Memphis.
29. Federal Reserve Rep to Tout Curbing Payday Loan Excesses
- Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Lyn Haralson has an answer for consumer advocates, community leaders and anyone else befuddled by what to do about the proliferation of payday lenders and other fringe financial institutions.
Offer debtors a cheaper alternative, one that they can rely on instead of payday loan operations when their financial lifeline snaps.
- Thursday, March 13, 2008
The 2008 Bartlett Business Expo will be held today at the Bartlett Recreation Center, 7700 Flaherty Place. The Bartlett Area Chamber, the city of Bartlett and St. Francis Hospital-Bartlett are sponsoring the event. St. Francis will be performing screenings for blood glucose levels and bone density, and the Cole Pain Therapy Group also will hold health screenings. For more information, call the chamber at 372-9457.
31. Family Court Advocates Compare Baltimore, Shelby County
- Thursday, January 24, 2008
Local fans of the HBO television series "The Wire" probably would say the cop show's depiction of Baltimore bears a startling resemblance to Memphis.
Some Memphis judges, lawyers and social workers exploring the idea of a family court are looking to Baltimore as a possible example of how to create a court system that offers a more unified approach to family problems.
32. Lowenstein House Inc. Buys Barksdale Property
- Tuesday, December 11, 2007
821 S. Barksdale St.
Memphis, TN 38114
Sale Amount: $850,000
Sale Date: Nov. 28, 2007
Buyer: Lowenstein House Inc.
33. Archived Article
- Tuesday, October 16, 2007
Sale Amount: $ 2 million; $2.1 million ($4.1 million total)
Sale Date: Sept. 27, 2007
34. Archived Article
- Tuesday, May 09, 2006
205 Pasadena Place
Memphis, TN 38104
Loan Amount: $14.2 million
Loan Date: April 18, 2006
Maturity Date: April 30, 2008, with option for extension to April 30, 2009
35. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, July 20, 2004
8250 Poplar Ave
St. Georges School Makes Room for Growth
8250 Poplar Ave.
Germantown, TN 38138
Cost: $6.5 million
Borrower: St. Georges Independent School
Lender: St. Georges Episcopal Church, Germantown
Trustee: Scott K. Haight...
36. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Monday, June 28, 2004
Sells for $4.2 Million
The Urban Child Institute has purchased property at 600 Jefferson Ave. near Neely Street from BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee for $4.2 million, according to The Daily News Publi...
37. Archived Article: Us Air P2
- Monday, September 30, 2002
Pension fund to help US Airways
Pension fund to help US Airways
US Airways accepted a bid Thursday from an unconventional Alabama state workers' pension fund to help finance its bankruptcy reorganization, rejecting a competing bid from Texas P...
38. Archived Article: Restaurant St
- Tuesday, March 21, 2000
By SUZANNE THOMPSON New Downtown eateries cater to lunchtime crowds By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News Downtown employees now have more of a selection from which to choose when searching for that mid-day meal. At least three new restaurants catering...
39. Archived Article: Blue Cross
- Friday, August 21, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON Blue Cross/Blue Shield renovates two Downtown offices By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Blue Cross/Blue Shield has started giving the interiors of its two office buildings Downtown a facelift. Construction is now underway on improve...