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VOL. 122 | NO. 235 | Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Presidential Approval

East High tutoring program receives supportive nod from Bush

President George W. Bush flew to Nebraska last week to attend a political fundraiser. University of Memphis student Cortney Richardson flew to the same event, albeit for a different reason.

Interest Rate Freeze Could Have Minimal Impact in Memphis

U.S. homeowners facing a spike in the interest rates of their adjustable-rate mortgages could benefit from a plan outlined last week by the Bush administration, but how much aid it brings to Memphis and the Mid-South remains to be seen.

Lowenstein House Inc. Buys Barksdale Property

821 S. Barksdale St., Memphis, TN 38114, Sale Amount: $850,000 -
After years of renting space, the nonprofit mental-health rehabilitation agency Lowenstein House Inc. has bought the South Barksdale Street property that houses its operations. Built in 1956, the two-story, 17,000-square-foot building sits on 1.37 acres on the west side of Barksdale north of Evelyn Avenue. The Shelby County Assessor's 2007 appraisal was $571,600.

Le Bonheur's New Treatment-Speeding System Ups Productivity by 54 Percent

The Emergency Department at Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center is taking a lesson from Toyota in how to treat patients with maximum efficiency.

Fed Seems Poised To Lower Interest Rates

WASHINGTON (AP) - What a difference in economic conditions since the Federal Reserve last met in October.

Local Weather
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EVENTS

MPACT Memphis will host MPACT 101, an introductory meeting for potential and new MPACT members, today from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Celtic Crossing, 903 S. Cooper St. E-mail Audra Bares at abares@gtxinc.com to R.S.V.P.

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DOJ Subpoenas Wright Medical Files

The DOJ, through the U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey, is requesting documents from January 1998 to the present relating to consulting and professional service agreements with orthopedic surgeons regarding hip and knee replacement procedures and products.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 90 140 15,764
MORTGAGES 100 162 18,210
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 8 21 2,426
BUILDING PERMITS 194 315 32,829
BANKRUPTCIES 57 116 10,129
BUSINESS LICENSES 25 50 5,228
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 35 64 6,213
MARRIAGE LICENSES 26 50 3,463

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