Editorial Results (free)
1. Demerger Debate
- Saturday, March 01, 2014
In five months, a new school year will begin in Shelby County. And for a second straight academic year, many parents will be able to say it is unlike any in their lifetimes.
The first and last school year of the unified Memphis City and Shelby County Schools systems will be followed by what educators are calling the “demerger.”
2. Shopping Center Group Moving to New Office
- Friday, December 20, 2013
The Shopping Center Group LLC is moving to a new office.
The Memphis office of the Atlanta-based retail real estate brokerage firm, which leases a total of approximately 4 million square feet of retail space and represents 100 retailers, is moving from 773 E. Brookhaven Circle to 5101 Wheelis Drive, Suite 106, at Clark Centre.
- Saturday, March 30, 2013
Tennessee Shakespeare Co. will present “Hamlet” Wednesday, April 3, through Sunday, April 14, at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens Winegardner Auditorium, 4339 Park Ave. Visit tnshakespeare.org for times and tickets.
4. Market Party Going Strong
- Tuesday, May 01, 2012
Still Growing Last week offered testimonials from three key contributors to this market’s advance. We received preliminary U.S. GDP numbers, we passed the earnings season halfway point, and we obtained policy affirmations from key global central banks. When shaken and poured, these ingredients combined into a delightful cocktail that kept the stock market party going.
5. Study: Books from Birth Making Indelible Mark
- Thursday, March 01, 2012
“The Little Engine that Could” may be the perfect metaphor for Shelby County Books from Birth, a program that sends a new, age-appropriate book each month, at no cost, to all enrolled children from birth to age 5.
- Friday, May 21, 2010
Common Ground will hold a two-year anniversary reunion today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Bryan Campus Life Center Ballroom on the Rhodes College campus, 2000 N. Parkway. Josh Pastner, head coach of the University of Memphis men’s basketball team, will speak and there will be live music. For reservations, call 260-3720 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Thursday, May 20, 2010
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will hold one-on-one counseling sessions with Mark Taylor today at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. at the Collierville Chamber of Commerce, 485 Halle Park Drive. The sessions are free but appointments are required. For appointments, call 853-1949.
- Wednesday, May 19, 2010
The Center City Development Corporation Board of Directors will meet today at 9 a.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
- Tuesday, February 09, 2010
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold orientation today from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the chamber, 22 N. Front St. It is free. For reservations, contact Alexis Rutland at 543-3511 or email@example.com.
- Monday, February 08, 2010
The Center City Commission Search Committee will meet today at 2 p.m. at the CCC office, 114 N. Main St.
- Friday, February 05, 2010
The Memphis Zoo will host a Valentine’s Dinner today at 6:30 p.m. at Teton Trek’s Great Lodge. Cost is $125 per person and $1,000 for a private table of six. Chef John Bragg of Circa will prepare the meal. For reservations, call 333-6572.
- Thursday, February 04, 2010
The Memphis Advertising Federation will hold a roundtable discussion today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St. The title of the discussion is “Guerilla Marketing – Unconventional Strategies for Outsmarting Your Competition.” For reservations, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
13. Building Permit Brings Wally Joe Restaurant Closer to Reality
- Tuesday, November 03, 2009
690 S. Perkins Road
Memphis, TN 38117
Permit Amount: $800,000
Project Cost: $800,000
Permit Date: Applied October 2009
Completion: Summer 2010
Owner: Wally Joe Realty LLC
Contractor: Day Construction LLC
Architect: Doug Enoch
- Thursday, September 10, 2009
The Tennessee Department of Revenue will hold its next free bimonthly new business workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The workshop will be held in the Memphis Training Room. To register, call 213-1400 or visit www.tn.gov/revenue.
- Wednesday, September 09, 2009
Talk Shoppe will present “Financial Solutions for Business Owners” 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 482-0354.
- Tuesday, September 08, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Memphis Flyer senior editor Michael Finger will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Friday, August 21, 2009
The Crescent Club will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a gala today from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the club, 6075 Poplar Ave., Suite 909. There will be food, drinks and a performance by the April Cole Band. To purchase tickets, call Kristine Kershaw at 684-1010.
- Thursday, August 20, 2009
The Shelby County Beer Board will meet today at 2 p.m. at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host “A Most Rare Vision: Shakespeare’s Bottomless Dream” today at 6 p.m. at the Brooks, 1934 Poplar Ave. The Tennessee Shakespeare Co. will perform. A three-course dinner with entertainment will be served afterward for $35. The performance is included with museum admission. For dinner tickets, visit www.tnshakespeare.org.
- Thursday, January 22, 2009
The U.S. Community Health Partnership will hold a workshop today from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Bridges, 477 N. Fifth St. The event will feature a health-focused media workshop covering challenges of linking patients to community health resources, important local health statistics and detailed information about the most prevalent diseases in the Memphis community. For reservations, call 516-377-6146 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
20. Training Set to Prepare Pets in Case of Disaster
- Friday, December 05, 2008
The Humane Society University will dispatch a Disaster Animal Response Team to Memphis to hold classes Jan. 9 to Jan. 11 at the Red Cross Mid-South Chapter at 1400 Central Ave.
21. For Covington, Attitude is Half The Battle
- Wednesday, July 23, 2008
Jim Covington isn’t overly worried about rising gas prices, struggling airlines and other woes affecting the transportation industry. Instead, the Memphis Regional Chamber’s newly hired vice president of logistics and aerotropolis development is emboldened by those challenges as he settles in his position.
- Wednesday, July 09, 2008
Talk Shoppe will present “A Working Knowledge of Antiques & Collectibles” 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.
- Tuesday, July 08, 2008
The Memphis Center City Revenue Finance Corp. will meet today at 9 a.m. in the Crump Building, 114 N. Main St. For more information, call Andy Kitsinger at 575-0540.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon in the ballroom of the Memphis Marriott Downtown, 250 N. Main St. Craig Leake, director of the documentary “Chemo Ate My Homework,” will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Tuesday, March 25, 2008
The Memphis Regional Chamber will host its Metro Business Council Breakfast today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. The topic is "Economic Outlook for 2008." A panel of experts will be present to address the topic. The cost is $20 for chamber members and $30 for nonmembers. To R.S.V.P. contact Ericka Milford at firstname.lastname@example.org or 543-3518.
- Monday, March 24, 2008
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center will host photographer, author and historian Willy Bearden, who will present a photo archive of the historic Victorian Village district, today at 5:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call 415-2700.
- Friday, March 21, 2008
Team in Training will host the first Wedding Crashers fundraiser event to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of the Mid-South Saturday from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Jay Etkin Gallery, 409 S. Main St. Guests will get to eat wedding cake and dance to wedding songs. Door prizes and a silent auction will be available. Tickets are $50 and can be bought by calling Chris Albonetti at 825-1159.
- Thursday, March 20, 2008
The National Black MBA Association Inc. will hold its general membership meeting today from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Memphis, will be the featured speaker. Seating is limited. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com.
- Thursday, March 06, 2008
The Tennessee Department of Revenue will host its next free bimonthly business workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon in the Memphis Training Room of the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The workshop is designed to help people encountering business-related taxes for the first time. Registration is available online at www.tennessee.gov/revenue or by calling 213-1400.
- Friday, February 01, 2008
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive today from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at ThyssenKrupp Elevators, 9280 Crestwyn Hills Drive. For more information, call the Red Cross at 501-614-4400.
- Thursday, January 31, 2008
Volunteer Memphis and MPACT Memphis will host the fifth Annual Nonprofit Expo today from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, November 16, 2007
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a "Making Your Mission Statement Work for You" workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis Inc., 515 Erin Drive. Admission is $65 for Alliance members, $55 for participants in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence and $99 for nonmembers. For additional information, contact April DeBerry at 684-6605 or email@example.com.
32. Trezevant Manor Begins $60M Phase Two
- Tuesday, October 16, 2007
177 N. Highland St.
Memphis, TN 38111
Permit Cost: $38.6 million
Project Cost: $60 million
Permit Date: Applied October 2007
- Friday, October 05, 2007
The Memphis Bar Association (MBA) will hold its "21st Annual MBA Bankruptcy Section Seminar" today beginning with registration at 8 a.m. and continuing until 5 p.m. at the Germantown Performing Arts Centre, 1801 Exeter Road. For more information on cost and registration, call the MBA at 527-3573.
- Thursday, October 04, 2007
The Memphis and Shelby County Council on Aging will present Senior Day at the Memphis Zoo today from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is free to seniors 55 and older, and includes free parking and access to all exhibits. Call Coretta Perkins at 406-7164 for more information.
- Thursday, September 13, 2007
The Cordova Leadership Council and the Memphis Area Home Builders Association will host "The Future of Cordova Politics: City Candidates Forum" today at 6 p.m. at the Memphis Area Home Builders Association, 776 N. Germantown Parkway. For additional information, contact Gene Bryan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 486-9679.
- Wednesday, September 12, 2007
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. The topic is "Buying a House with City of Memphis Down Payment Assistance" with Juanita Hamilton, finance manager with the city's Division of Housing and Community Development. For more information, contact Jo Garner at email@example.com.
- Tuesday, September 11, 2007
The National Association of Women Business Owners will meet today from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. The event is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. RSVP by calling 844-3738 or visit www.nawbomemphis.org.
- Wednesday, July 11, 2007
The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International Mid-South meeting will be held today at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Rick Zurburg will present "Tips and Tricks for Handling, Storing and Working with E-Mail." Cost is $20 for members and $35 for nonmembers. Call 508-0527 or e-mail HSMAIMemphis@comcast.net to RSVP.
- Tuesday, July 10, 2007
The Memphis Rotary Club will hold its weekly meeting today at noon at the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Bill Nations with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is the guest speaker. The event costs $16. For more information, call 526-1318.
- Monday, July 09, 2007
The Engineers' Club of Memphis will hold a meeting today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Dr. Robert A. Schreiber will speak on "The Carbon Cycle: Implications for the Future." Cost is $12.
- Thursday, May 10, 2007
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence hosts "How to Succeed in Fundraising by Really Trying" today from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center, 6560 Poplar Ave. The event is $99 for alliance members, $150 for nonmembers and $65 for students. To register, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
- Wednesday, May 09, 2007
Talk Shoppe presents "Snapshot of the Memphis Multifamily Market" 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.
- Tuesday, May 08, 2007
St. Francis Hospital will host a luncheon for Memphis-area business leaders to discuss hospital quality ratings today at 11:30 a.m. in the St. Catherine's Room at St. Francis, 5959 Park Ave.
- Monday, May 07, 2007
Methodist Transplant Resource Center is holding its annual golf tournament, Transplant Fore Life Classic, today at 11 a.m. at Irene Golf & Country Club, 8141 Irene Blvd. The tournament is limited to 36 teams. For more information or to register, call 516-7993 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
45. Community Foundation Offers Business Planning Workshop
- Monday, November 06, 2006
The Memphis Regional Chamber holds its Chamber Ambassadors meeting from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at BRIDGES Inc., 477 N. Fifth St. Call Sally Minor Cook at 543-3546 or visit www.memphischamber.com for more information.
- Tuesday, March 07, 2006
Memphis Heritage presents "Victorian Village: Memphis' Silk Stocking Suburb" as part of its 2006 Preservation Series today from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Trinity Methodist Church, 447 N. Evergreen St. Registration for the four-part series is $60. Call 529-9828 or visit www.memphisheritage.org.
47. Dabble with Watercolors During Botanic Garden's Workshop
- Monday, March 06, 2006
The Memphis Botanic Garden presents a "No Risk Watercolor Class" with Sally Markell from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 750 Cherry Road. The class is for beginners or experienced artists who want to get reacquainted with watercolors. All supplies provided. Cost is $55 for members and $60 for non-members. Call 685-1566, Ext. 130, to register.
- Monday, March 06, 2006
Memphis Heritage presents "Victorian Village: Memphis' Silk Stocking Suburb" as part of its 2006 Preservation Series today from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Trinity Methodist Church, 447 N. Evergreen St. Registration is $60. Call 529-9828 or visit www.memphisheritage.org.
49. City Takes Stepsto Help Storm Victims
- Thursday, September 01, 2005
Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton has appointed a special task force to ensure that services such as housing, meals and referrals are available to victims from areas affected by Hurricane Katrina. In addition, the Mid-South chapter of the American Red Cr
50. Gated Community Planned for Cordova
- Thursday, August 04, 2005
An area that is entirely surrounded by the city of Memphis - and that eventually will be annexed itself - has been targeted for development of a 92-lot, gated residential community named Lost Creek.
- Wednesday, July 13, 2005
The sole/small firm section of the Memphis Bar Association presents "Lawyers in the Crosshairs: Why the Public Loves to Hate Us, and What We Can Do About It" from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in meeting room A of the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Cost is free for members; $25 for non-members. Call 527-3573.
52. Federalist Society Presents Legislative Update
- Monday, July 11, 2005
The Memphis Lawyers' chapter of the Federalist Society presents "A Tennessee Legislative Update" from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at Grille 83, 83 Madison Ave. State Rep. Brian K. Kelsey, R-Germantown, is the featured speaker. Cost is free. Call 526-0431.
53. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, January 24, 2005
Reception Honors General Assembly
Small Business Group Hosts Legislative Reception
The National Federation of Independent Business/Memphis Area Action Council hosts a reception to honor Shelby County members of the 104th Tennessee G...
54. Archived Article: Events
- Wednesday, January 12, 2005
The Center City Commission and alt
The Center City Commission and alt.Consulting are partnering to provide scholarships to five entrepreneurs for FastTrac, an 11-week training program that covers the basics of business management. The three-hour ...
55. Archived Article: Events
- Monday, January 10, 2005
The Center City Revenue Finance Corporation meets at 9 a
The Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Holiday Inn-Sycamore View, 6101 Shelby Oaks Drive. Cost is $10. Call 372-9457 for reservations. Mpact Memphi...
56. Archived Article: Events
- Thursday, December 16, 2004
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors and Lifeblood host a blood drive from 9 a
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors and Lifeblood host a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today in the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Center at the MAAR office...
57. Archived Article: Lead
- Monday, November 01, 2004
Shelby County Builder Begins DeSoto County Homes
Chamberlain & McCreery Enters DeSoto
Developer follows market demand into North Mississippi
The Daily News
DeSoto County has quickly become one of the fastest-growing co...
58. Archived Article: Events
- Wednesday, July 14, 2004
The Tennessee Department of Revenue holds its free bimonthly business workshop from 9 a
The Tennessee Department of Revenue offers a free bimonthly business workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. C...
59. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, July 12, 2004
Project Management Institute Offers Exam Preparation Course
Memphis Bar Association Offers Ethics Update
The Project Management Institute hosts a project management exam prep course from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. through July 15 at Hampto...
60. 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...
61. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, January 26, 2004
Regional Chamber Hosts Member Orientation
Regional Chamber Hosts Member Orientation Jan. 26
Millington residents interested in becoming charter members of the now-forming Millington Civitan Club meet from noon to 1 p.m. at the Baker Community ...
62. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, January 05, 2004
University of Memphis Hosts HOPE Scholarship Seminar Jan. 5
The Tennessee Education Lottery Corp. board of directors hosts a telephone conference call at 1 p.m. Call Will Pinkston at (615) 253-6881. Jan. 6
The Memphis City Council ...
63. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, November 10, 2003
Baptist Minor Meds, Library Offer Free Flu Shots This Week in Memphis Nov. 10-16 Nov. 11
Baptist Minor Medical Centers and the Memphis/Shelby County Public Library offer free flu shots for people 9 and older from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at ...
64. Archived Article: Parking (lead)
- Monday, November 10, 2003
Medical District Parking Needs Examined
Study could determine new demand in growing district
The Daily News
The face of the Downtown Medical District has changed in recent years the result of one hospitals...
65. Archived Article: Briefs
- Wednesday, September 10, 2003
The Tennessee Arts Commission offers a grantsmanship workshop at 10 a
The Tennessee Arts Commission offers a grants workshop at 10 a.m. today at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The workshop is for applicants seeking commission grants for fi...
66. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Wednesday, May 07, 2003
New law speeds
New law speeds
Gov. Phil Bredesen signed a bill Tuesday designed to speed up highway construction projects across Tennessee, saving motorists time and money and removing a financial burden from local governme...
67. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Wednesday, February 05, 2003
Archer-Malmo representatives will travel to New York later this month to accept two John Caples International Awards for direct marketing creative work.
The agency earned a second ...
68. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, January 13, 2003
Market briefs 01-13-03
Northwest Airlines announced a systemwide December load factor of 76.9 percent, 4.7 points above December 2001. Systemwide, Northwest flew 6.02 billion revenue passenger miles and 7.83 billion available seat miles in Decemb...
69. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, May 24, 2002
Jon Thompson, head of an effort to recover Amelia Earharts plane, will speak at the May 28 Downtown Rotary Club meeting The Mid South Chapter of the American Red Cross will host a free Elementary Youth Leadership Conference from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jun...
70. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 14, 2001
Armstrong Allen PLLC announce the addition of associates Cassandra T
Armstrong Allen PLLC announce the addition of associates Cassandra T. Ferguson,
Telesa L. Taylor and Edward Burrell.
Ferguson was most recently assistant general counsel w...
71. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, October 18, 2001
The Mid-South Chapter of the American Red Cross will host Running Bases for Relief, a baseball game pitting Mid-South police a
The Mid-South Chapter of the American Red Cross will host Running Bases for Relief, a baseball game pitting Mid-South p...
72. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, July 23, 2001
The Mid-South Chapter of the American Red Cross will host a Red Cross Club teacher/sponsor luncheon from 11 a The Mid-South Chapter of the American Red Cross will host a "Red Cross Club" teacher/sponsor luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug....
73. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, January 05, 2001
Back Yards Burgers is working with Lifeblood to encourage blood donations during January Back Yards Burgers is working with Lifeblood to encourage blood donations during January. Every person who tries to donate will receive a coupon good for one fr...
74. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, September 01, 2000
The Whistlebinkies, a Scottish group utilizing three national instruments of Scotland the fiddle, bagpipes and clarsach in regular performance, will perform at Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University Ave The Whistlebinkies, a Scottish group ut...
75. Archived Article: Gov't (drb)
- Friday, December 04, 1998
Gary Garland is excited about Downtown redevelopment Downtown projects offer retail, apartment space By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News Gary Garland is excited about Downtown redevelopment. The head of the Garland Co. Inc. has three projects in the wor...
76. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, March 10, 1997
BellSouth Mobility Inc BellSouth Mobility Inc. donated $500 to the American Red Cross last week and is challenging other Memphis businesses to do the same. The Red Cross reports that recent flood damage could cost as much as $300,000 in Tennessee al...
77. Archived Article: Exports
- Tuesday, June 18, 1996
Memphis exports are growing faster than the national rate, outstriping growth rates for regional competitors and beating out all other Tennessee cities for export volume as measured in dollars, according to a recent report by the U.S. Department of ...
78. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, January 23, 1996
01/23 Real briefs Charlene Brown has been named the franchise marketing director for Re/Max real estate in western and central Tennessee. Re/Max plans to sell and open 25 new franchises in western and central Tennessee and an additional 25 franchise...
79. Archived Article: Back Fill (redcross)
- Wednesday, January 17, 1996
01/17 back fill (redcross) The American Red Cross will begin providing another service to Memphis and surrounding communities this month when it starts collecting and distributing blood, said William Hildebrandt, American Red Cross Mid-South chapter...
80. Archived Article: Real Analys
- Tuesday, December 19, 1995
12/19 Real analys 95 Christmas Betides Motel Miracle on Democrat Road By ED RAINS The Daily News When David Gilliam and his partners bought the former Airport Hilton property at Airways and Democrat in November of 1992 for a little more than $1.7 mi...