VOL. 131 | NO. 27 | Monday, February 8, 2016
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The first clue as to the purpose of Dr. Stephen Landy’s clinic, housed in space at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis campus at 6029 Walnut Grove Road, is the sight.
Jules Wade, principal broker with Coldwell Banker Collins-Maury, is happy with residential real estate prices in 2015.
Federal housing officials have ended subsidies at the Warren and Tulane apartments in Memphis.
Post Super Bowl edition of Last Word: Broncos 24 – Panthers 10 – Lady Gaga’s National Anthem kudos – Coldplay/Bruno Mars/Beyonce ambitious halftime extravaganza got lost in spots by bad sound.
After a much-needed victory, the embattled Tigers head coach opened the door and walked into the media room for his post-game press conference. Seated in the first row and sporting a blue University of Memphis cap was U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, who offered up a grin and polite applause.
A trust fund is one possibility that has surfaced early in the formal discussions of the Shelby County School system’s $1.1 billion benefits liability.
CHANDLER REPORTS NEIGHBORHOOD REPORT
Touted as Midtown’s first working-class neighborhood, established in 1890, the Mount Arlington subdivision in the Cooper-Young district contains 856 properties with an average year built of 1927.
THE MEMPHIS NEWS
The Memphis Police Department faces pivotal leadership shift
Just days before Toney Armstrong was off the city payroll, his successor as interim director of the Memphis Police Department, Michael Rallings, was getting used to the attention and ring kissing that comes with being the city’s top cop.
Finding the city’s next top cop is the most important police director selection in a generation.
The Shelby County Commission will meet Monday, Feb. 8, at 3 p.m. in the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. Click on the icon for an agenda.
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It’s been more than a decade since new apartments were built in Midtown, and that’s poised to change in a big way with a wave of new multifamily construction stretching from Binghampton to Crosstown.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Bass Pro Shops have agreed on a tentative and general plan for future development of the Pinch District, according to Memphis City Council member Berlin Boyd.
FedEx is planning to invest $200 million in more than 200 communities by the end of the decade, part of a new global giving platform – FedEx Cares – the logistics giant has unveiled.
The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development has approved a grant of up to $4.3 million to support production of a TV series that will be shot in Memphis this spring.
Unusually warm temperatures over the weekend brought out more visitors to Overton Park and the Memphis Zoo, offering a preview of what the spring could be like on the greensward.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consider looking past January's so-so job growth.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks posted steep losses Friday, ending the week with broad declines, as investors fretted over a report showing that U.S. job creation slowed last month.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investors have given LinkedIn a poor job review in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped out nearly $10 billion in the professional networking service's market value after it issued a surprise forecast for slower growth this year.
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from those wanting to upgrade.
A new sketch journalism feature by Memphis artist Martha Kelly will appear in The Daily News monthly. In its first installment, Kelly captures a scene on Beale Street.