VOL. 130 | NO. 52 | Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Regions Bank saw a 14 percent gain in its mortgage volume year-over-year last month, a fact that Regions’ Memphis-area mortgage production manager Dean Puryear attributes to resurgent confidence in market conditions among consumers, as well as optimism in their own circumstances.
Colliers International Memphis adopts Treadwell Middle School
If you know a teacher, then you know he or she spends countless hours encouraging young minds.
The president of the Downtown Memphis Commission says it is a mistake for Memphis leaders to try to match Nashville’s new convention center and massive convention centers being built in other cities.
Memphis City Council members discuss and could vote Tuesday, March 17, on a restructuring of the city’s debt payments.
A Memphis sports fan has great motivation to now focus on the Grizzlies and the NBA, study for his or her upcoming Fantasy Baseball draft, or count the days until football kicks off.
The Memphis City Council will meet Tuesday, March 17, at 3:30 p.m. in the Council chambers in City Hall, 125 N. Main St. Click on the meeting icon for an agenda.
REAL ESTATE RECAP
9230 Thornbury Boulevard, Memphis, TN 38125, Sale Amount: $51.3 million -
The Preserve at Forest Creek Apartments in Southeast Memphis has been sold for $51.3 million.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee Education Commissioner Candice McQueen has a message for the state's teachers: You're valued.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee Registry of Election Finance reports show political action committees spent more than $10 million to influence elections of candidates for office last year.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) – Twelve years after shutting down its deficit-laden football program, East Tennessee State University has approval to begin construction on a new 10,000-seat stadium.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Blues Brothers have found a new mission.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) – Shoemaker and sports gear company Adidas AG says it has decided not to renew its partnership as official outfitter of the National Basketball Association.
CHICAGO (AP) – Young adults have a reputation for being connected to one another and disconnected from the news. But a survey has found that mobile devices and social networking are keeping them more engaged with the broader world than previously thought.
NEW YORK (AP) – McDonald's workers in 19 cities have filed complaints over burns from popping grease, a lack of protective equipment and other workplace hazards, according to labor organizers.