VOL. 125 | NO. 108 | Friday, June 4, 2010
Glankler Brown PLLC, a law firm that has been a Downtown mainstay for nearly a century, won’t renew its lease at One Commerce Square and will move to East Memphis.
Although there is no city property tax hike tied to the city budget the Memphis City Council will vote on next week, a $4.50 increase in the city solid waste fee is on the table as the council prepares for the new fiscal year July 1.
CVS has chosen a busy stretch of Germantown Parkway in Cordova for its next area pharmacy.
The Metro Charter Commission took a first step Thursday toward defining which services of a consolidated government would go into which taxing district.
A deal appears to be in the works to transform the old Imperial Lanes bowling alley at 4700 Summer Ave. into a new retail property.
The Greater Memphis Chamber will give prospective businesses and national trade publications the proverbial star treatment next week when it hosts the Red Carpet Tour.
The folks who run the Memphis office of accounting firm Dixon Hughes PLLC aren’t crossing their fingers and waiting around on new clients to walk through the door.
When Trish McLaughlin received her degree from Appalachian State University in the late 1980s, she heard the words most English majors hear upon graduating.
Put some local teeth in our game.
When Republican nominee for county mayor Mark Luttrell begins his drive to the Aug. 5 county general election this weekend, he’ll probably also field questions about the prospect of consolidation.
A month-long focus on the history of women in health care begins Friday evening at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library with a reception to mark the opening of “Changing the Face of Medicine: Celebrating America’s Women Physicians.”
NASHVILLE (AP) - Legendary late soul musician Isaac Hayes may get a commemorative stretch of highway in his home state of Tennessee.
NASHVILLE (AP) – The Senate has passed a proposal that would fine motorists driving at least 25 mph over the speed limit in Tennessee as much as $500.
NEW YORK (AP) - Rates on 30-year fixed mortgages ticked up this week from the lowest level of the year.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. service sector expanded in May for the fifth consecutive month, suggesting the economy will add more jobs and strengthen.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A handful of economic reports released Thursday raised hopes for an improving job market with fewer layoffs and more hiring.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Orders to U.S. factories posted a moderate increase in April as a big surge in demand for commercial aircraft offset weakness in a number of other areas.
NEW YORK (AP) - Americans, uninspired by cool weather and feeling fresh concerns about the economy, spent with caution in May after a tepid April.
WASHINGTON (AP) - New claims for unemployment insurance fell for the second straight week, fresh evidence the job market is slowly improving.