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VOL. 121 | NO. 218 | Wednesday, November 8, 2006

A Broader Vision

Larger plan for Broad Avenue corridor to be unveiled tonight

On the big screen, the conventional wisdom is that sequels rarely improve on the original.

At ON DOODY, a Man's Gotta Doo What a Man's Gotta Doo

Lee Bowling, owner of ON DOODY Pet Waste Removal Service, gives out a scratch-and-sniff business card that reads: "If this card smells better than your backyard, call me immediately!"

Gibbons Joins National District Attorneys Board

Shelby County District Attorney William L. Gibbons has been chosen to be Tennessee's representative on the National District Attorneys Association (NDAA) board of directors. Gibbons was chosen by his peers throughout the state. Gibbons also is a member of the board of the American Prosecutors Research Institute (APRI), the nonprofit research and program development arm of the NDAA.

Local Weather
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Wind: South at 4.6 mph
Humidity: 74%

EVENTS

The Memphis & Shelby County Office of Economic Development holds a public meeting to update the progress on the Broad Avenue Corridor planning initiative today at 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 2849 Broad Ave. Earlier this year, community input was gathered in the Broad Avenue Corridor charrette process as a test case for the Unified Development Code. The new code is being drafted to update and overhaul the current city-county zoning and subdivision regulations. For more information, call Gene Bryan at 379-7850 or e-mail Eugene.Bryan@shelbycountytn.gov. See Page 1 for full preview story.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 92 158 13,600
MORTGAGES 89 165 15,731
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 10 21 2,160
BUILDING PERMITS 250 250 28,008
BANKRUPTCIES 54 121 8,771
BUSINESS LICENSES 33 54 4,619
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 28 60 5,453
MARRIAGE LICENSES 20 48 2,942

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