VOL. 130 | NO. 69 | Thursday, April 9, 2015
Developers of the Universal Life Building are seeking a 10-year payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreement from the Center City Revenue Finance Corp. to renovate the building for office use.
Tennessee Brewery: The Revival brings beer garden back Downtown
Revive the beer garden, and they will come. If the soft opening held on Tuesday night, April 7, was any indication, then Tennessee Brewery: The Revival will have a nice run this spring.
The comeback of Goldcrest 51 beer, the beer made in Memphis for almost 50 years at the Tennessee Brewery, began as a book.
There was a moment Tuesday, April 7, at City Hall when outgoing chief administrative officer George Little paused in the middle of his grilling by the council to look over at incoming CAO Jack Sammons and smile.
New home construction in Shelby County, as tracked by permits, jumped in February when compared to February 2014 while the number of new home sales remained flat.
Raising money for Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital pretty much runs in Justin Jaggers’ family.
Memphis City Council member Harold Collins, as expected, is in the race for Memphis mayor on the October ballot.
Speedway LLC called off plans for a $6 million truck stop with 20 gas pumps at Lamar Avenue and Winchester Road Tuesday, April 7, saying they were told just last week that city plans to acquire right of ways would overrule its development plans.
Ray’s Take Invariably, one boring little word seems to be the answer to virtually every personal finance question you’ll face: save. Save, save and save some more. Frugality is the new black.
“What kind of a thing is that to say about a chicken? Why would you challenge or impugn her motive? All she wants to do is cross the darn road.”
The words of “We Shall Overcome” and “Wade in the Water” resonate through the halls as Insure Tennessee supporters descend on the Legislative Plaza for a key vote on the plan to provide coverage to 280,000 working Tennesseans.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – A Tennessee state senator says a vasectomy is a "more stringent" medical procedure than an abortion.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Legislation that seeks to replace the state's current academic standards is advancing in the state Legislature.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Legislation to prohibit Tennessee teachers from engaging in political campaigning during work hours is headed to the governor.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's administration has rejected state troopers' request to work security at the National Rifle Association's annual convention in Nashville this weekend.
STOCKHOLM (AP) – Home appliance maker Electrolux has issued a profit warning for its North American division, saying its first-quarter results will be worse than anticipated.
WASHINGTON (AP) – AT&T is paying $25 million in a settlement with federal regulators over data breaches at call centers in Mexico, Colombia and the Philippines that compromised customer data for some 280,000 U.S. customer accounts.
MATTHEWS, N.C. (AP) – Family Dollar, which is in the process of being bought by rival Dollar Tree Inc., reported a 16 percent drop in its fiscal second-quarter net income as severe winter weather hurt sales. But its adjusted earnings and revenue met Wall Street expectations and its shares rose slightly.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Fed officials disagreed widely when they met last month on when they would be ready to lift interest rates from record lows.