VOL. 125 | NO. 237 | Tuesday, December 7, 2010
At the next-to-last meeting of the year, Memphis City Council members take up some complex financial and political matters.
Local pizzerias bring unique offerings to competition
The most successful locally owned Mid-South pizzerias set themselves apart from large national chains like Domino’s, Pizza Hut and Papa John’s by offering high-quality ingredients, friendly service and unique dining experiences.
MEMPHIS (AP) – Net income at AutoZone rose 20 percent during the first quarter, the company said Tuesday, as many people continued to sink money into repairing older cars rather than buying new ones.
Commissioners Monday voted down the mostly symbolic resolution proposed by commissioner Steve Mulroy.
As real estate professionals gather this week to take a look at the latest numbers and trends, they will also get a broader economic view of the recession’s effect on the industry.
As medical staff and volunteers readied patients for the transport from Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital’s circa-1976 pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) to the brand-new, state-of-the-art facility, the writing on the wall indicated that – although optimistic about their new beginning – staff members were leaving a place marked by memories.
Keller Williams Realty Inc. continues to expand its standing as the second-largest real estate firm in the Mid-South area by merging with a Memphis-based firm.
Voters in southwest Memphis have one more election to settle in what has been a busy election year.
7950 Club Center Drive, Cordova, TN 38018, Sale Amount: $2 million -
YMCA of Memphis & the Mid-South has bought the former Cordova Athletic Club at 7950 Club Center Drive. The property is a 29,418-square-foot, one-story exercise facility built in 1996.
Rally Cocktail Few things provide more cheer and meaning for the holiday season than a market rally. For those interested in the recipe for the current one, here are the key ingredients:
The Memphis City Council will meet today at 3:30 p.m. in the Council chambers in City Hall, 125 N. Main St. Click on the meeting icon for a full agenda.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Arkansas' attorney general said Monday his office had filed a lawsuit against a Memphis, Tenn., company accusing it of charging Arkansas customers improper loan fees and not disclosing how they could be avoided.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) – Gov.-elect Bill Haslam's newly named chief of staff Claude Ramsey has some words of caution for Tennessee Republicans celebrating their new high water mark in state politics: Tides can turn quickly.
NEW YORK (AP) – The amount of money spent on advertising should continue to rebound over the next few years after a sharp drop during the recession.
NEW YORK (AP) – Sprint Nextel Corp. said it will start phasing out the Nextel part of its network in 2013, a decision that follows near-constant subscriber losses since Sprint bought Nextel in 2005.
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama called Democratic leaders to the White House Monday in hopes of advancing a year-end bipartisan compromise to extend expiring tax cuts for all Americans and renew jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.