VOL. 130 | NO. 174 | Monday, September 7, 2015
Memphis' Carpenter Art Garden expands with new job-training hub
For the past three years, the Carpenter Art Garden has worked to unite and uplift a Binghampton neighborhood and keep kids engaged with the community.
EMPHASIS Small Business
The U.S. Small Business Administration estimates that small businesses provide more than half of all American jobs.
The term “small business” is the ultimate misnomer.
It’s a funny question to him now, 26 years down the line and the Southern Heritage Classic an unquestionable success.
U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen endorsed Memphis Mayor A C Wharton’s re-election bid last week on the doorstep of his Midtown home with the incumbent mayor by his side.
Dr. Jeremy Draper’s patient waiting room is a gym. Draper is the co-owner of Metabolic CrossFit, the only CrossFit affiliate in the city to offer training and a physician practice under the same roof.
REAL ESTATE RECAP
26 S. Dunlap St., Memphis, TN 38103, Permit Amount: $20 million -
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is preparing for more construction as part of its campus overhaul.
After working with more than 100 organizations – from leading nonprofits to Fortune 500 companies – this hard-earned mantra about innovation has emerged: Concepts and culture are two critical factors necessary for successful innovation.
Editor’s note: Part one of the two-part “Fundraising in an Imperfect World” series. What do you do if your board doesn’t have the connections, experience or willingness to be involved in fundraising? How will your nonprofit secure the money and resources it needs to deliver on its mission?
Abraham Lincoln said, “Commitment is what transforms a promise into a reality.”
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In the end, the Tennessee Attorney General says the argument all comes down to the lack of a comma.
HOUSTON, Miss. (AP) — After two tied elections, a Republican primary in one north Mississippi county has been decided by luck of the draw.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve in deciding whether to raise interest rates from record lows later this month.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Boeing already has the Dreamliner. Now it also has the Starliner.
EAST PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Toyota is investing $50 million with Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in hopes of gaining an edge in an accelerating race to phase out human drivers.