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VOL. 122 | NO. 192 | Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Like a Scythe

As subprime pendulum swings, it chops local mortgage industry down to size

No one knows when the mortgage industry will reach the end of the housing slump, but when the dust finally settles, the survivors of this subprime storm likely will be companies that drastically changed their business practices during 2007.

MedConnect Symposium To Highlight Portable Health Info

The Memphis Medical Society (MMS), Mid-South Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) and the Memphis Regional Chamber are hosting MedConnect 2007 next Thursday for physicians and health care administrators.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis Names Byrd Executive Director

Caron Byrd has been hired as executive director of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis. Previously, Byrd served as deputy manager of the Mid-South chapter of the American Red Cross, where she was employed for more than 11 years.

Design Proposals For Shelby Farms Due Today

Time's up for groups who want to redesign and reinvigorate Shelby Farms, the county's 4,500-acre crown jewel.

Commission Drills Down Further On Ethics

The Shelby County Commission is tinkering with county government's ethics ordinance three months after it took effect. Free tickets to University of Memphis football games and the use of the word "or" in a crucial part of the ethics rules are behind the proposed change.

Local Weather
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EVENTS

Talk Shoppe will present Jay Cooper of Cooper Moving and Storage today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. Cooper will speak on "How to Surround Yourself with the Right People to Ensure Your Business Success." The event is free and open to the public. Contact Jo Garner at 482-0354 or jo.garner@comcast.net.

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Crescent Club To Embrace Nonmembers For Charity Event

Inspired by the MasterCard "Priceless" marketing campaign, The Crescent Club has invited its members as well as the general public to take part in a one-time charity event to benefit four local nonprofit organizations.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 115 270 19,843
MORTGAGES 141 311 23,225
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 16 64 8,368
BUILDING PERMITS 0 338 40,366
BANKRUPTCIES 74 196 13,300
BUSINESS LICENSES 25 48 6,185
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 40 125 13,120
MARRIAGE LICENSES 15 73 4,915

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