VOL. 129 | NO. 235 | Wednesday, December 3, 2014
A new single-family residential project in the heart of Victorian Village is doing very well, thank you very much.
Civil Rights Museum honorees discuss impact of Ferguson events
The two journalists honored in the annual Freedom Awards given by the National Civil Rights Museum had the most to say Tuesday, Dec. 2, about the broader impact of events in Ferguson, Mo.
Trader Joe’s doesn’t have any immediate plans to enter the Memphis market, the company said Wednesday, Dec. 3.
A new leadership team has taken the reins at Kemmons Wilson Cos., the family-run business started by Holiday Inn founder Kemmons Wilson.
Memphis City Council members are still weighing their options on pension plan changes after another alternative emerged Tuesday, Dec. 2, and the “concept” got eight votes on the council.
The slogan before the University of Memphis football season started was “Wait Til This Year.”
The University of Memphis football program is now an example to be envied, a “model” to be copied.
The visitors center at Shelby Farms Park is about to come down, the latest sign of the transformation of the park.
Preparations for the second Memphis Indie Holiday Market are entering the home stretch, as customers and vendors prepare to converge on Muddy’s Grind House Dec. 13 for the one-day event.
The new year will bring some big changes to an iconic Downtown eatery.
Jenna Simonson has joined IRIS Orchestra as community relations coordinator. In her new role, Simonson will oversee community engagement programs and office management for the orchestra, which kicked off its 15th season in October.
The explosion of the Internet and the ensuing 24/7 news cycle combined with a significant reduction in reporting staff at most media outlets over the past decade has created a perfect storm driving a significant shift in public relations (PR) tactics that are effective and worth your time. If you are still deploying any of these tactics, make it your 2015 resolution to better invest your time for a better result.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee lawmakers can look forward to a nearly $700 increase in their annual salaries and $10 bump in their daily allowance for expenses.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee is spending millions of dollars to save emails that could potentially become evidence in lawsuits.
DETROIT (AP) – American shoppers passed on the malls and headed to the car dealerships over Thanksgiving weekend.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Labor strife on the West Coast waterfront isn't going to steal Christmas.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Chief executives at the largest U.S. companies expect sales to keep growing in the next six months and also plan to step up hiring.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – RV manufacturers have made up more ground since being sideswiped by the Great Recession, and production of the rolling homes is expected to return next year to levels seen before the economic downturn hit.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Trading in shares of RadioShack was halted Tuesday after the company disclosed a dispute with one of its lenders.