VOL. 123 | NO. 122 | Monday, June 23, 2008
Take away the $16 million multifamily portfolio sold in a complicated deal that kept the properties out of bankruptcy and Shelby County’s commercial real estate activity in May was a picture of paltriness.
A hedge fund manager convicted of swindling $450 million from investors and who had been sentenced earlier this year for his actions was supposed to report to prison in Massachusetts recently. But Samuel Israel III, one of the founders of the Connecticut-based Bayou Group, never showed up.
Scratch the proposed amendment to the Memphis charter that would require City Council approval of some contracts signed by the mayor.
NASHVILLE (AP) – The number of unemployed people in Tennessee jumped by 30,800 in May, a 19 percent increase over the previous month, the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development reported late last week.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Gov. Phil Bredesen on Thursday signed an update of the state’s open records law that will for the first time create deadlines for records custodians to respond to requests.
Tom Martin’s Inc. has sat on the corner of South Third Street and G.E. Patterson since 1960, where Tom Martin Sr. opened it.