VOL. 130 | NO. 71 | Monday, April 13, 2015
The local commercial real estate community gathered at the Memphis Botanic Garden Thursday, April 9, for the 14th annual Pinnacle Awards. Every year, the Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council honors its members based on their transactional volume, merit and community activity.
Roots Memphis works to train and launch a crop of values-driven farmers
Starting in August, a new crop of would-be farmers will settle in for a few months of classroom instruction led by the Roots Memphis Farm Academy, a sustainable farming incubator working to train and launch new farmers in the Memphis area.
Police service technicians, the khaki-wearing civilian police employees of the 1980s and 1990s, will return to Memphis streets in the fiscal year that begins July 1 in the Memphis Police Department’s budget request.
Shelby County Commissioners have plenty of work to begin on the $1.18 billion budget proposal submitted to the body this week by Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell.
Attorney Andre Wharton argued last week that it wasn’t just one thing that tripped up former Shelby County Commissioner Henri Brooks and brought her before Criminal Court Judge Paula Skahan for sentencing on a felony charge.
“I Choose Memphis” spotlights Memphians who are passionate about calling this community home. New Memphis Institute provides the profiles.
The Shelby County Commission will meet Monday, April 13, at 3 p.m. in the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. Click on the meeting icon for an agenda.
Rick Summers knows the value of adaptation. What started out as a side job being a Mid-South distributor for pricing guns and stickers has grown into a global company on the forefront of labeling technology.
Many first-generation small and mid-sized businesses get confused about the differences of advertising and marketing. After the founders come up with a name, marketing is an afterthought for too long.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Reporters may soon have to get permission from a judge any time they want to bring a cellphone, laptop or other digital device inside a courtroom.
General Electric is leaving the lending business, a major source of both profit and risk, as it continues to whittle its focus down to an industrial core.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Sprint Communications has agreed to pay $15.5 million to settle a lawsuit alleging the telephone carrier overcharged the U.S. government to collect and deliver information gathered under court-ordered wiretaps.
NEW YORK (AP) – As consumers trekked to Apple stores to try on the company's smartwatch for the first time, a Raymond James analyst downgraded shares of the tech giant, saying its first product launch under CEO Tim Cook poses "more risk than reward."