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- Friday, October 24, 2014
RiverArtsFest 2014 will be held Friday, Oct. 24, through Sunday, Oct. 26, in the South Main Historic Arts District. The festival will feature a juried artist market, 50 musical acts, food courts, interactive art stations and more. Admission is free on Friday and $5 on Saturday and Sunday. Visit riverartsmemphis.org for hours and more information.
2. Startup Conference Prepares to Return to Memphis
- Thursday, April 10, 2014
Final preparations are underway for the startup-focused Everywhere Else conference, which is returning to Memphis at the end of the month after its launch here last year and will bring entrepreneurs, investors and creatives from around the country to the Bluff City.
- Friday, February 28, 2014
Temple Church of God in Christ will host the Conference on Family 2014 Friday, Feb. 28, through Sunday, March 2, at the church, 672 S. Lauderdale St. Benjamin Crump, the attorney who represented the family of Trayvon Martin, will speak Friday at 7 p.m. Other events include panels, awards and a Sunday worship service. For details, email email@example.com or call 351-0903.
4. ADDYs Boast Creative Industry’s Finest
- Tuesday, February 26, 2013
The tall ceilings and 100-year-old wood flooring of the historic 409 S. Main St. building were right in line with the American Advertising Federation Memphis’ 2013 ADDY Awards ceremony, themed beware of “The Creeping Boredom.”
- Monday, October 04, 2010
The Salvation Army will hold its 2010 Corporate Challenge Golf Tournament Monday at 1 p.m. at Spring Creek Ranch, 149 Chinquapin Drive. The tournament will benefit The Salvation Army’s Renewal Place Program. To register, contact Amy Beth Dudley at 260-9120 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Thursday, August 26, 2010
The Center City Commission Board of Directors will meet Thursday at noon in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
- Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Talk Shoppe will present “Mastermind Principle” from the book “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
8. Memphis on the Rocks Latest Vision for Trailblazer
- Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Whether your drink of choice is cotton candy vodka, a more traditional gin and tonic or a no-nonsense straight-up bourbon, you can quench your thirst Thursday night on South Main Street at Memphis on the Rocks.
The celebration of fine distilled spirits will feature more than 50 premium brands of bourbon, gin, rum, tequila, vodka and whiskey from several distributors, including Memphis’ Southwestern Beverage Distributing.
9. Foreclosures on Rise Nationally
- Friday, February 12, 2010
The number of U.S. households facing foreclosure in January increased 15 percent from the same month last year, and a surge in cash-strapped homeowners who’ve fallen behind on mortgages could be on the way.
10. Rock-n-Romp Moves Indoors for Special Christmas Celebration
- Monday, December 07, 2009
They won’t be playing classics such as “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree,” but a group of local family-friendly rock bands has plans to add a seasonal twist to a live music show.
On Saturday at 2 p.m., Rock-n-Romp, a group of young parents who enjoy concerts, will stage its first planned indoor concert as well as its first with a holiday theme.
- Thursday, August 14, 2008
The Memphis Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will hold its annual professional Development Conference today at 8 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Cost is $89. Tracy Brown, president of Diversity Trends, will give the keynote presentation. For more information, contact Amanda Kohr at 272-0010, Ext. 1415, or email@example.com.
12. Board of Adjustment To Talk Zoning Issues
- Wednesday, May 28, 2008
The city-county Board of Adjustment will meet today at 1 p.m. at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., to hear a variety of zoning-related adjustment requests.
The applicants include Bank of America, at 6456 Shelby Drive at the northeast corner of Shelby Drive and Kirby Parkway, which is seeking a variance to permit construction of a drive-up ATM machine within the required front yard-building setback.
- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, February 29, 2008
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra will host violinist Susie Park for "Park and Mozart," part of the Paul and Linnea Bert Chamber Series, today at 8 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 1000 S. Cooper St. Tickets are $45 and can be bought by calling 537-2525, visiting the MSO box office at 585 S. Mendenhall Road, or going to www.memphissymphony.org.
- Thursday, February 28, 2008
The Memphis Regional Chamber will hold its monthly "Breakfast Forum: News and Networking for Business Professionals" today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Marriott East, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The cost to attend is $20 for chamber members and $30 for nonmembers. For more information, visit www.memphischamber.com or contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or email@example.com.
17. New Festival To Replace, Build On Arts in the Park
- Friday, October 19, 2007
Mid-Southerners next week will have the opportunity to take part in the first RiverArtsFest, an event put together by some of the former organizers of the now-defunct Arts in the Park annual event.
- Thursday, January 05, 2006
The Shelby County Judiciary and the State Appellate and Supreme Court sponsor a meet-and-greet program from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today at Central Station, 545 S. Main St. Call 483-0200.
- Wednesday, January 04, 2006
The Memphis Health, Educational and Housing Facility Board meets at noon today in the conference room of the HEHFB offices, 65 Union Ave., Suite 1120. Contact John L. Baker at 527-6400.
- Wednesday, December 14, 2005
The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America meets from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the ballroom at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $15 for student members; $25 for non-members. Call 409-0619.
- Tuesday, December 13, 2005
The Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce hosts a holiday open house from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at Bank of Bartlett, 6281 Stage Road. Call 372-9457.
The Memphis chapter of Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International hosts its annual Christmas luncheon at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Doubletree Hotel, 5069 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $25 for members; $30 for non-members. Contact Deborah Crawford at 508-0527 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
22. Economic Club Hosts 2006 Economic Outlook Breakfast
- Monday, December 12, 2005
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents "Professional Standards: We've Got it; You Need It" from 9 a.m. to noon at MAAR, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is $30 for members; $50 for non-members. Visit www.maar.org to register.
- Tuesday, December 06, 2005
The Small Business Chamber hosts its annual meeting from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Ridgeway Country Club, 9800 Poplar Ave. Cost is $35. Call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com.
24. Small Business Chamber Hosts Annual Meeting
- Monday, December 05, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association presents a Memphis Law Review from 8:30 a.m. to 4:10 p.m. in the auditorium of the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
- Monday, December 05, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division presents "The Tennessee Rules of Professional Conduct: Where We Are and Where We Are Going" from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium of the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
- Tuesday, November 15, 2005
The Mid-South chapter of Data Management Association International holds its inaugural meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at the University of Memphis FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Drive. Visit www.midsouthdama.org for more information.
- Monday, November 07, 2005
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. meets at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the boardroom at the Center City Commission office, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
The National Association of Women Business Owners meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. Veronica Coleman-Davis, president and CEO of the National Institute for Law & Equity, is the guest speaker. Discussion topic is "Testing the Glass Ceiling." Advance registration is $25 for members; $30 for members. Call 844-3738 or visit www.nawbomemphis.org.
- Tuesday, September 20, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association presents a "Collaborative Law Seminar" from 8:30 a.m. to noon today in the auditorium of the SunTrust Bank Building, One Commerce Square. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org for more information....
The Shelby County Conservation Board meets at 8 a.m. Wednesday in the Shelby Farms Visitors Center conference room, 500 N. Pine Lake Drive. Call 454-5265.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South hosts its monthly meeting in conjunction with the Small Business Chamber at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $20 for SBC members; $25 for non-members. Contact Samantha Jernigan at 409-0619 or email@example.com.
The Memphis chapter of the American Institute of Architects, Memphis Heritage Inc. and Friends for Our Riverfront present "Designing a Great 21st Century City" at noon Wednesday at Bridges Inc., 477 N. Fifth St. Joseph P. Riley Jr., mayor of Charleston, S.C., is the featured speaker. Call 529-9828 for details.
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon Wednesday in the Skyway at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Seth Chandler, who is responsible for starting, staffing and handling the overhead for two hospitals in South America, is the guest speaker. For reservations, contact Harold D. Dickson at 227-4125.
The Center City Commission board of directors meets at noon Thursday in the CCC boardroom, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
- Monday, September 19, 2005
The Center City Development Corp. meets at 9 a.m. Wednesday in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South meets in conjunction with the Small Business Chamber at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Contact Samantha Jernigan at 409-0619 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, September 16, 2005
The eighth annual American Institutes of Architects Memphis scavenger hunt starts at noon today at Jay Etkin Gallery, 409 S. Main St. Teams of four will attempt to identify photos associated with Downtown architecture and history. Cost per team is $50. The event is part of Architecture Month 2005. Call 525-3818.
- Thursday, September 15, 2005
Seedco presents "Benefits for Businesses," a free event for Memphis business owners and their employees, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today in Court Square. Attendees will learn about assistance available to businesses in Memphis and Shelby County. Light refreshments will be served. Call 528-1205 or visit www.earnbenefits.org for details.
32. Federalist Society Hosts Session on Federal Judges
- Monday, September 12, 2005
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center hosts a grand re-opening of the newly renovated Hollywood branch library at 10:30 a.m. at the library, located at 1530 N. Hollywood St. Call 323-6201.
- Tuesday, August 30, 2005
The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America holds a professional development seminar on media measurement from 10 a.m. to noon today at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Contact Samantha Jernigan at 409-0619 or email@example.com.
34. AIA, Memphis Heritage Kick Off Architecture Month
- Monday, August 29, 2005
The Stax Museum of American Soul Music hosts an opening reception for the Soulsville USA Neighborhood Photography Exhibit at 7 p.m. at the museum, located at 926 E. McLemore St. The exhibit runs through Oct. 14. Contact Carol Drake at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, August 26, 2005
Shelby Residential & Vocational Services presents the seventh annual Spirit of SRVS, a wine/beer tasting and silent auction, from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Entertainment is Eddie Harrison with Company D. Cost is $35 in advance; $40 at the door. Call 869-9234 or visit www.srvs.org to register.
- Thursday, August 18, 2005
The Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority meets at 4 p.m. today in the boardroom at the MSCAA, 2491 Winchester Road. Call 922-8088.
The Shelby County Election Commission meets at 4 p.m. today in the commissioner's conference room of the Election Commission building, 157 Poplar Ave. Call 545-2600.
37. U of M Law School Hosts Annual Alumni Dinner
- Monday, August 15, 2005
The Alzheimer's Association presents "Introduction to Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease: Beginning to Cope" from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the association's offices at 326 Ellsworth Road. Call 565-0011 for more information.
- Tuesday, August 09, 2005
The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America meets at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Kent Landers, general manager of communications for Delta Airlines, is the speaker. Cost is free for members, $15 for PRSSA students and $25 for non-members. Contact Samantha Jernigan at email@example.com or 409-0619.
- Thursday, July 28, 2005
The Memphis Landmarks Commission meets at 5 p.m. today at City Hall, 125 N. Main St. Call 576-7191.
Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions hosts a free Business School Edge seminar from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Hawthorn Suites, 1070 Ridge Lake Blvd. The seminar is geared toward prospective business school applicants. Call (800) KAP-TEST.
40. Revenue Department, U of M Host Business Tax Seminar
- Monday, July 25, 2005
The Shelby County Commission meets at 1:30 p.m. at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. Call 545-4588.
Mid-South Arc hosts a celebration for the 15th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Lichterman Nature Center, 5992 Quince Road. Guest speakers include Webb Brewer, director of advocacy at Memphis Area Legal Services, and Bob Gammon, ADA consultant with American Disabilities Consultants LLC. Call 327-2473 or visit www.arcmidsouth.net.
- Tuesday, July 12, 2005
The Center City Commission park committee meets at 4:30 p.m. today in the CCC boardroom, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
The South Main Association meets at 6:30 p.m. today at Jay Etkin Gallery, 409 S. Main St. Terry Lynch of the Southland Cos. discusses plans for South End development. Visit www.southmainmemphis.org.
42. 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.
- Friday, July 08, 2005
Sunday in South Main runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday in the South Main Arts District. The event includes strolling musicians and promotions by shops and galleries along South Main Street. Visit www.southmain
44. Archived Article: Events
- Friday, June 24, 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. Attendees can enjoy free trolley rides between the galleries and stores...
45. Archived Article: Events
- Tuesday, March 08, 2005
The Grant Center presents Researching Grant Funding from 8:30 a
The Grant Center presents Researching Grant Funding from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the center, 606 S. Mendenhall Road, Suite 108. Cost is $60 for members; $75 for non-members....
46. Archived Article: Events
- Tuesday, October 05, 2004
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. today at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786. The Public Relations Society of America meets at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday in the Shelby ballroom at ...
47. Archived Article: S. Main (lead)
- Wednesday, September 22, 2004
South Main Has Monthly Glimmer
South Main Seeks to Increase its Draw
Stakeholders in arts district want more restaurants, visitors
The Daily News
Friday marks a milestone of sorts for the South Main Arts District. Its the ...
48. Archived Article: Real Focus
- Tuesday, September 21, 2004
South Downtown meetings
Officials Seek Public Input on South Downtown
The Daily News
Friday held an important moment in the history of Downtown Memphis, as a concert by R&B artist Usher officially opened FedExForum for bu...
49. Archived Article: Events
- Wednesday, August 04, 2004
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon today in Grand Salon B at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon today in Grand Salon B at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Dr. Nathan Essex, president of Southwest Tennessee Comm...
50. Archived Article: Events
- Monday, August 02, 2004
National Seminars Group presents a two-day workshop on the essentials of professional-quality desktop publishing and graphic d
National Seminars Group presents a two-day workshop on professional-quality desktop publishing and graphic design from ...
51. 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...
52. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, June 28, 2004
ASSOCIATION OF FUNDRAISING PROFESSIONAL MEETS
Mpact Memphis Presents Leadership Series
The Association of Fundraising Professionals meets at 4:30 p.m. at Bridges, 314 S. Goodlett Road. Call 321-4352. June 29
Mpact Memphis present...
53. Archived Article: Events
- Friday, February 27, 2004
The Center City Commission Board meets at noon today at the commission, 114 N
The Center City Commission Board meets at noon today at the CCC offices, 114 N. Main St. Call Nicole Hernandez at 575-0542. The South Main Arts District presents the mo...
54. Archived Article: Events
- Friday, October 31, 2003
ITT Technical Institute hosts Treats & Greets and Drain the Vein today at the institute, 1255 Lynnfield Rd
ITT Technical Institute hosts Treats & Greets and Drain the Vein today at the institute, 1255 Lynnfield Road, Suite 192. Events inc...
55. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, October 27, 2003
MLGW, U of M Host Electrical Power Forum Oct. 27
The Tennessee Education Lottery Corp. board of directors meets at 1 p.m. in Nashville. The meeting is open to the public. Call Will Pinkston at (615) 253-6881. Court Appointed Special A...
56. Archived Article: Market Focus
- Monday, May 05, 2003
South Main art tours draw repeat visitors
South Main art tours draw repeat visitors
By ANDREW BELL
The Daily News
Open houses combined with free trolley rides have generated a great deal of foot traffic along Downtowns South Main corrido...
57. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 31, 2003
Calendar of events March 31-April 6
Calendar of events March 31-April 6
Trinity United Methodist Church, 1738 Galloway Ave., offers a support group for the families of military service personnel from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. April 2
58. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 24, 2003
Calendar of events March 24-30
Calendar of events March 24-March 30
The Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association presents its RSVP Lunch and Learn Series from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St. Co...
59. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, March 21, 2003
The Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association
The Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association presents its RSVP Lunch and Learn Series from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.
Community Legal Centers Meg Jon...
60. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, June 14, 2002
In an effort to give fathers a break and bring families together, Salute to Fatherhood will sponsor its fifth annual "Fathers In an effort to give fathers a break and bring families together, Salute to Fatherhood will sponsor its fifth annual "...
61. Archived Article: Comm Focus
- Friday, April 05, 2002
By JENNIFER MURLEY Alzheimers Evening to Remember celebrates past, future By JENNIFER MURLEY The Daily News A few decades ago, an ambitious young runner decided to match his physical prowess against that of his athletic father. No matter how fast he...
62. Archived Article: Comm Focus
- Friday, March 09, 2001
Friends and families host remembrance evening for those with Alzheimers disease Gala on tap for those touched by Alzheimers By MARY DANDO The Daily News While more than 21,000 individuals in the Mid-South have Alzheimers, about 45,000 people are imp...
63. Archived Article: Ccdc (lead)
- Thursday, February 22, 2001
By SUE PEASE CCDC approves new tenant loan program By SUE PEASE The Daily News The Center City Development Corp. Wednesday approved a new loan program designed to assist new retailers and office tenants locating Downtown on or near Main Street. The ...
64. Archived Article: Loft Apts (lead)
- Monday, March 13, 2000
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Loft apartment project begins on South Main By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News For developer Gary Garland, tranforming the old Hot Line Building at 421 S. Main St. into loft apartments is the right thing to do. The design of the ...
65. Archived Article: Graphic (bizlic)
- Tuesday, February 01, 2000
Economic indicator Economic indicator The number of new and renewed business license filings increased by about 1.5 percent in 1999 when compared to 1998 totals. The Oakhaven/Parkway Village area recorded the most licenses for 1999 and showed strong...
66. Archived Article: Gov't (ccdc)
- Thursday, August 19, 1999
CCDC grants extension, CCDC grants extension, balks on two loan requests By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News To grant or not to grant, that was the question before the Center City Development Corp. at its meeting Wednesday. Seven items relating to devel...
67. Archived Article: Gov't (ccdc) Lead
- Tuesday, August 17, 1999
CCDC to consider CCDC to consider four Downtown projects By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News Two new projects and two lapsed applications to be considered at Wednesdays Center City Development Corp. meeting have one common thread they all involve a sing...
68. Archived Article: 1qapts
- Monday, April 12, 1999
Apartment construction Apartment construction surges in Downtown By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News Although the first quarter of 1999 lagged behind its predecessor in the number of permits filed for new apartment construction, several projects could m...
69. Archived Article: Gov't (ccdc)
- Thursday, December 17, 1998
Two development loans that will assist with complete renovations of two Downtown buildings were approved by the Center City Development Corp Loans will help renovate two Downtown buildings By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News Two development loans that w...
70. 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...
71. Archived Article: Prime Prop
- Tuesday, May 05, 1998
409 S 409 S. Main St. For sale or lease A 30,000-square-foot property at 409 S. Main St. is for sale or lease. The property includes parking across the street. The building has three floors and high ceilings. The first floor of the building was used...