VOL. 130 | NO. 76 | Monday, April 20, 2015
City Hall’s budget season in this Memphis election year will be about more than the dollar figures and line items in Mayor A C Wharton Jr.’s budget proposal.
For weeks, maybe months, the Memphis Grizzlies played as though they often didn’t have enough oxygen. It was as though during the last third of the NBA’s 82-game regular season, their air would be cut off at the start of the games, or for a quarter, or when trying to protect a lead.
Archer-malmo might seem the epitome of an old school ad firm that is steeped in history, especially given the two prominent Memphis names that comprise the firm’s title.
Memphis digital firm Lokion hangs its hat atop 88 Union
Sometimes a sign is about something more than serving as a wayfinder or indication of place. For Memphis-based tech company Lokion, it’s also a symbol, a beacon around which to rouse employees – and attract new talent.
A few weeks ago, representatives of Start Co., the Memphis-based venture development organization that guides startups through a few fast-paced business accelerators, spent a day at the library.
The Shelby County Schools board likely will meet in special session Tuesday, April 21, to vote on a budget proposal to send to the Shelby County Commission.
Lakeland city leaders likely will continue looking for ways to expand the Lakeland Schools system beyond its single elementary school.
It started with a question: What would happen if a local foundation were to provide select nonprofits with access to fundraising counsel?
“I think we’re maybe a little rougher around the edges,” said Andy Ashby of his Cooper-Young brewery Memphis Made Brewing Co. “We’re really a do-it-ourselves, DIY kind of place.”
There’s an intriguing term known as Life hacking. According to Wikipedia, “Life hacking refers to any trick, shortcut, skill or novelty method that increases productivity and efficiency, in all walks of life … anything that solves an everyday problem in an inspired, ingenious manner.
It is certain, absolutely everyone is doing it. Everyone is aging. The uniqueness of the individual process has created the new tipping point for the separation of the way it was, and the way it will be.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong is blaming drugs for a spate of high-profile crimes that have rocked the city in just over a week.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The Tennessee Valley Authority has purchased a 700-megawatt natural gas plant in Ackerman, Mississippi.
NEW YORK (AP) – Wall Street and Main Street gave banks a boost last quarter.
NEW YORK (AP) – Things are finally looking up for Barbie.
NEW YORK (AP) – Under pressure from an expanding number of cheaper online video services, the long-dominant bundle of channels offered by pay-TV companies is becoming a bit more flexible.