VOL. 126 | NO. 48 | Thursday, March 10, 2011
One of the Memphis region’s most celebrated fried chicken eateries is in the pipeline for a long-time vacant East Memphis parcel.
Trumbull’s flow cytometry lab aids pathologists
An anxious patient awaits the test results of every specimen examined at Trumbull Labs LLC.
The leaders of Shelby County’s two public school systems put a lot of emphasis on the technical aspects of bringing both school systems together the day after Memphis voters approved schools consolidation. They also emphasized long “to do” lists on the way to a merger.
An arbitration panel affiliated with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has ordered Morgan Keegan to pay a Florida couple more than $250,000.
There were signs Wednesday that the second track to schools consolidation is alive and well.
The arts and business aren’t independent entities.
The strip club owner who opened – then abruptly closed – a restaurant in Cordova, which he’s insisted he’s not turning into a strip club, has filed a lawsuit related to his application for a compensated dance permit for the business.
CKx Inc., the entertainment company that owns a majority stake in Elvis Presley Enterprises and owns the rights to the name, image and likeness of Elvis, has reported a fourth-quarter loss.
The appraisal business is much like other industries in the challenging economic climate – survival of the fittest.
When two or more parties are locked in a dispute, they now have a growing number of options by which they can resolve it short of pleading their case before a judge in the cold confines of a courtroom.
Despite the distance between them, the San Francisco Bay has much in common with the Mississippi River.
Despite working for a law firm with almost 600 attorneys and advisers, Mason Wilson has more than made a name for himself.
“Dear Judge Vic: So, I see in your column of a few weeks ago that you dwelled at some length on what a versatile concept law is, giving all kinds of examples and such. I’ll go you one better! Ponder the versatility of the word ‘court’ if you dare! / Name withheld.”
Ray’s Take: There’s a lot of news coverage about people defrauding the government through Medicare, Medicaid, social security or other programs. These scams are stealing millions of tax dollars and are worthy of concern.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Republican Kerry Roberts has been sworn in to replace Diane Black in the Tennessee Senate.
NASHVILLE (AP) — A proposal that would amend the Tennessee Constitution to ban an income tax has passed the Senate 28-5.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to make teacher tenure more difficult has the support of key members of the state's business community.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Businesses at the wholesale level added to their stockpiles in January and their sales jumped by the largest amount in 14 months. But the spike in sales was partially influenced by rising oil prices.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of people applying for a mortgage jumped last week. But analysts cautioned that the increase was likely driven by investors, not first-time homebuyers who are needed to help housing markets recover.
NEW YORK (AP) – Walgreen Co. said Wednesday it is leaving the pharmacy benefits management business, selling that operation to Catalyst Health Solutions Inc. for $525 million in cash and freeing it to focus on its drugstore network, the largest in the United States.