VOL. 130 | NO. 66 | Monday, April 6, 2015
EMPHASIS Residential Real Estate
Anti-blight law providing relief to nearby homes, businesses
The windows on the old Executive Inn on Airways Boulevard where Brooks Road dead ends had been busted out for several years, leaving the curtains in its long-empty rooms fluttering in the wind.
A $30 million multifamily community is beginning to take shape on the east side of Houston Levee Road just south of U.S. 64 in Memphis.
Every so often, members of the Tennessee General Assembly attempt to amend the Professional Privilege Tax, a tax levied for having a license to operate a myriad of occupations.
Wright Medical plans to add 100 employees to its Cherry Road corporate headquarters.
One of the themes that quickly emerged from the speakers and subject matter experts participating in the latest installment of The Daily News’ seminar series, this time on health care, is that few things are more important when it comes to health care reform than bending the cost curve.
With a HUD official in town last week bearing word of a $3 million job training grant for public housing residents, city leaders remained focused on what Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. calls “the big one.”
If rabid sports fans also were fanatical about advertising and marketing, they would know Russ Klein. For decades, Klein would have been a top pick in their fantasy advertising leagues.
The civil rights history of the Memphis area is so rich and so deep that a new GIS map of historic sites by the Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change will probably be a work in progress for some time.
The image of volunteer literacy efforts in many schools is parents and others coming to read aloud to children.
Before these three FedEx Express marketing executives retired, they knew that they wanted to walk a different path.
It is rewarding when people who seemingly have nothing in common, of being worlds apart, find common ground. And it is nothing short of inspirational when what they build on that common ground makes life better for all of us.
Successful business leaders always have their eye on the bottom line. And when it comes to how we are preparing our students for the 21st century workforce, the bottom line is this: Americans are falling behind.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – University students in the Tennessee Valley Authority's 2014 Investment Challenge Program have produced double-digit returns for the public utility.
WASHINGTON (AP) – For months, the U.S. economy's strength has been flagging.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Medtronic has agreed to pay $4.4 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the federal government accusing the company of selling medical devices made in China and Malaysia to the U.S. military.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A tentative contract agreement that restored the flow of international trade through West Coast seaports earlier this year took a big step closer Friday to becoming official, as representatives of the dockworkers' union overwhelmingly recommended that rank-and-file members vote to approve the deal.