VOL. 129 | NO. 122 | Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Homebuilding activity slowed in May compared to a year ago, with builders filing fewer permits and selling fewer new homes than the same month last year.
Memphis chef Jennifer Chandler spins multiple plates
Chef, writer and restaurant consultant Jennifer Chandler likes to say that, because of the career she’s chosen, she gets to play with food for a living.
Dorsey Hopson’s contract as Shelby County Schools superintendent runs through June of 2018 after the school board approved Monday, June 23, a two-year extension of the original three year employment contract with him.
The leaders of the Memphis police and fire unions say they will sue the city over changes in employee health insurance approved this month and are prepared to add pension changes to the litigation if the council approves those changes next month.
From the stage at County Commissioner Sidney Chism’s annual political picnic Saturday, June 21, you could almost see the Aug. 7 election day.
Bennie Cobb remembers how he got his first job in the local criminal justice system.
REAL ESTATE RECAP
1120 Winchester Road, Collierville, TN 38017, Loan Amount: $29.8 million -
The owner of the 368-unit Legacy Farm apartment complex at 1120 Winchester Road in Collierville has filed a $29.8 million loan on the property.
Part two of a three-part series. Are you considering a private/public partnership to advance the work of your nonprofit? Learn from those who have already waded into the waters.
The S&P 500 continues to inch ever so closer to the 2,000 mark, while volatility measures remain historically low. Furthermore, there have been 43 consecutive days where the S&P 500 has registered a daily return mark within the -1 percent to +1 percent band.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) – The number of public school teachers facing disciplinary action in Tennessee is on the rise, and social media could be partly to blame.
PINE HILL, Ala. (AP) – Burdened with Alabama's highest unemployment rate, long abandoned by textile mills and furniture plants, Wilcox County desperately needs jobs.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court on Monday made it tougher for investors to join together to sue corporations for securities fraud, a decision that could curb the number of multimillion dollar legal settlements companies pay out each year.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court on Monday unanimously upheld the broad application of a federal anti-bank fraud law.
WASHINGTON (AP) – A top federal investigator said Monday that the Department of Veterans Affairs is risking patients' health by not fully addressing whistleblower complaints about the quality of care. The VA's acting director responded by launching an agency review.