VOL. 125 | NO. 169 | Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Some members of the Kemmons Wilson clan are among a larger group that’s evaluating the Memphis Redbirds franchise and the feasibility of making a bid on the team, which has been put on the market in one of several moves to address its economic straits.
Memphis College of Art expands with graduate school
Memphis College of Art has undergone big changes in recent weeks, and the newest one has changed the face of the South Main Historic Arts District as well.
FOX Sports has chosen St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for its charitable initiative during this year’s NFL Season.
Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics is beefing up its presence in the Memphis Medical Center.
The next step in the saga of a vacant Hickory Hill apartment complex could be announced Tuesday evening.
An uncommonly large wave of Shelby County employees is heading for the exit.
In May, longtime FedEx CIO and executive vice president of information services Rob Carter joined the likes of pop star Lady Gaga, fashion designer Tom Ford and Oscar-winning director James Cameron on Fast Company’s 2010 list of the 100 Most Creative People in Business.
555 Trinity Creek Cove, Cordova, TN 38018, Permit Amount: $3 million -
MedVet Memphis LLC has applied for a $3 million permit to build a 17,700-square-foot, two-story facility at 555 Trinity Creek Cove. The office will replace MedVet’s current facility at 850 N. Germantown Parkway, suite 105.
Returns = Reality – Expectations: I constantly refer to this as the definitive equation for investment returns. By the logic inherent, bad news is good news if worse news is expected. Throughout last week the market was besieged by gnarly economic data from the 27 percent decline in existing home sales, to a dismal durable goods report, and the resultant slashing of GDP growth estimates for 2010 and 2011.
NASHVILLE (AP) – An executive with BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is the new board chairman for a nonprofit group working to create a health information exchange in the state.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Car shoppers will receive more details on window stickers about fuel efficiency, emissions, energy costs and energy consumption under a new government proposal for 2012 model year vehicles.
NEW YORK (AP) – Economists are satisfied with the Federal Reserve's current interest rate policy, but they're divided over how the central bank should proceed over the next 12 months, a new survey finds.
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama exhorted Congress on Monday to make passage of a long-languishing small business aid package its first order of business when it returns next month from its summer break.