Editorial Results (free)
1. Bike Month Participants Rewarded With Free Lunch
- Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Commute Options Memphis will host a “Park(less) Picnic(more)” party as a culmination of its monthlong slate of activities for National Bike Month.
The event will be held Wednesday, May 31, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Health Sciences Park, at the corner of Madison Avenue and Dunlap Street, where food from the Fuel and Stickem food trucks will be available.
2. Memphis Health Care Thrives With Investments, Growth
- Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Methodist Healthcare made a “great commitment” to Memphis this year. Those are the words of Methodist University Hospital CEO Jeff Liebman, who referenced the health care system’s multimillion-dollar investment into its flagship hospital at 1265 Union Ave., part of a master plan that will give the facility a modern overhaul.
3. Last Word: Delayed Reaction, UTHSC Simulates and Ali Takes On The Fords
- Monday, June 6, 2016
If you like to unplug on the weekends, you probably got plugged back in sooner than expected Sunday to the violent rampage Downtown Saturday evening. It ended with a Memphis Police officer dead – run over at Beale and B.B. King – allegedly by a suspect in the shootings of three people on Downtown’s northern end – two of them in critical condition – less than a half hour earlier.
4. Medical Center Apartments Sell for $9.7 Million
- Thursday, February 11, 2016
810 Washington Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105
Sale Amount: $9.7 million
Sale Date: Jan. 29, 2016
5. Last Word: The Big Fizzle, John Jay Hooker's Exit And "A Great Sports Town"
- Monday, January 25, 2016
Everybody talks about the weather but nobody does anything about it – isn’t that how the saying goes?
In our case, it might be better to say everybody talks about the television weather coverage but nobody does anything about it.
As we all know now, Memphis dodged the “blizzard” warning artfully and passive-aggressively teased by several television stations who shall go un-named here because they know who they are and you do too.
That’s because they spent much of the day of "the blizzard that wasn’t" whining about the reaction from viewers who complained about the hype and then the promos the stations ran the day of the big fizzle.
We didn’t get much in the way of snow in Memphis, but we got a couple of feet of hype.
6. Spillyards Leads Community Advisors Launch
- Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Greg Spillyards has joined the brokerage team at Cushman & Wakefield/Commercial Advisors to launch the firm’s Community Advisors service line.
Community Advisors is focused on the Memphis city core, with a goal to provide real estate advisory services to assist in the revitalization of the city’s underserved areas with passion, creativity and entrepreneurship, and with service to those already living and leading in their neighborhoods.
7. No Gang Zone Targets Legends Park Area
- Wednesday, October 8, 2014
In June a group of 100 gang members lined both sides of Mosby Avenue between Dunlap and Ayers Streets, shutting down the area, as they celebrated the birthday of a fellow gang member, according to the local Multi-Agency Gang Unit.
8. Medical Makeover
- Saturday, May 24, 2014
After suffering from years of benign neglect, a new, more invigorated Memphis Medical Center is finally beginning to take shape.
A drive or walk around the area these days shows the hallmarks of a changing landscape – bulldozers, backhoes, cranes and construction crews working feverishly to forge the new urban environment.
9. This week in Memphis history: February 28-March 3
- Saturday, March 29, 2014
2013: A group of 61 Ku Klux Klan members along with neo-Nazis and Aryan Nations members rallied at the Shelby County Courthouse to protest the plan by the City Council to rename three Confederate-themed parks. The massive police response included 400 law enforcement officers in riot gear, a chain link fence around the Klan protestors and another chain link fence two blocks away around a group of 1,200 counter protestors and curious onlookers. One counter protestor was arrested.
10. Le Bonheur Offers CPR Training in Effort to Prevent Drownings
- Wednesday, July 11, 2012
About 40 children who drown or almost drown in pools, ponds or other bodies of water each year are admitted to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, 50 N. Dunlap St.
11. Stories of Hope
- Friday, June 15, 2012
Inside Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital at 50 N. Dunlap St. is a corridor known as the Wishing Wall, where patients and their friends and family are invited to write down their wishes and prayer requests and leave them on the wall for the hospital’s chaplains.
12. Morris Makes Case for Reviving City’s Core
- Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Kurt Vonnegut died in 2007 but his words live on through Twitter under the handle @Kurt_Vonnegut.
Paul Morris is a big fan of the late writer’s posthumous tweets, especially a recent one that read, “Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance.”
13. More Than a Hospital
- Thursday, August 26, 2010
With at least $1 million worth of commissioned art pieces created by more than 50 artists housed in its new state-of-the-art building, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital isn’t just a surgery center for young people.
14. Glankler Brown's Humphreys Named Real Estate SuperLawyer
- Thursday, May 27, 2010
Glankler Brown attorney and real estate chairman Hunter Humphreys has been named a Real Estate SuperLawyer by Corporate Counsel Magazine.
Humphreys’ designation means he’s honored as a Top 100 Lawyer in Tennessee and a Top 50 Lawyer in Memphis.
- Thursday, March 25, 2010
Methodist Hospice will host the Hospice Foundation of America’s 17th annual “Living with Grief” teleconference today from noon to 3 p.m. at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital-Medical Auditorium, 50 N. Dunlap St. The conference will focus on cancer and end-of-life care. For more information or to register, call Lettie Blundon at 516-1744.
- Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Talk Shoppe will present “The Dollars and Sense of Building Green” today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
- Tuesday, March 23, 2010
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Judge Janice Holder will speak. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, September 12, 2008
The Memphis Chapter of the Project Management Institute will hold its 8th Annual Professional Development Day today from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in The Peabody hotel Ballroom, 149 Union Ave. Speakers will include Dr. William Moylan, John Mangleri and Aaron Davis. Live jazz will be performed throughout the day. A jazz soiree and mixer will be held on The Peabody Rooftop immediately following the event. Cost is $225 for nonmembers, $205 for members and $120 for students. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
- Thursday, May 29, 2008
The Memphis Regional Chamber will host a breakfast forum today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Jerry Collins, president and CEO of Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division, will speak about “EmPowering the City.” The event is $20 for chamber members and $30 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to Ericka Milford at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Monday, December 11, 2006
Main Street Collierville and M & F Bank present "Dinner With Dickens" today at 6 p.m. at Washington Street Bistro, 170 Washington St. The evening will feature a four-course meal with wines and an interpretive reading of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" performed by Marques Brown of Theatre Memphis. Cost is $60 per person. Seating is limited to 86 people. Call 853-1666 or visit www.mainstreetcollierville.org for more information.
21. AWA Offers Women Attorneys Avenue for Support
- Thursday, October 27, 2005
Support from colleagues and peers, both personally and professionally, is important for any hard-working professional. And for attorneys and judges, who often spend long hours immersed in their work, that support and interaction is particularly vital.
22. Archived Article: Events
- Thursday, January 27, 2005
Leadership Memphis and the Urban Child Institute sponsor the day-long program Building a Healthy Memphis Friday at the Le Bonh
Leadership Memphis and the Urban Child Institute sponsor a daylong program on Building a Healthy Memphis Friday at the ...
23. Archived Article: Events
- Monday, January 24, 2005
The Mid-South Chapter of the American Red Cross hosts a blood drive from noon to 6 p
The Memphis Area Home Builders Association hosts its first general membership mixer from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the MAHBA offices, 776 N. Germantown Park...
24. Archived Article: Tech Focus (3re.com)
- Wednesday, May 16, 2001
Department of Labor argues $195,000 owed to 3re Labor department says $195,000 owed to 3Re.com employees By SUE PEASE The Daily News With the ring of the death toll still reverberating throughout the technology start-up marketplace, some people may ...
25. Archived Article: Attorney Graph
- Tuesday, February 16, 1999
Attorney Attorney Judgments Amount ------------------------------------------------ ----------- -------------------------- Gordon & Feldbaum 226 $220,174.79 Baer Baer & Baer 220 $348,622.30 Mccullough Law Firm ...
26. Archived Article: Recycling (bott)
- Wednesday, October 7, 1998
By STACEY PETSCHAUER Grants provide funding for public/private recycling initiatives By STACEY PETSCHAUER The Daily News The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation is accepting applications for two types of grants that will fund recycl...
27. Archived Article: Hospital (lead)
- Friday, July 17, 1998
When Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center wanted to honor its benefactors, no stuffy room in an out of the way place would do Le Bonheur builds benefactors gallery By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News When Le Bonheur Childrens Medical Center decided to h...
28. Archived Article: Lebonheur Lj
- Tuesday, February 17, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON LeBonheur starts early intervention facility renovations By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News LeBonheur Childrens Medical Center has started renovating space in its main building at 50 N. Dunlap into a home for the hospitals Early Inte...
29. Archived Article: Comedy Zone
- Monday, August 5, 1996
8/5 jts The Comedy Zone Comedy Zone declares bankruptcy Company president claims property dispute, vows to remain open By JAMES SNYDER The Daily News The Comedy Zone, owned by Four Square Entertainment Inc., declared bankruptcy under Chapter 11 reor...
30. Archived Article: Inv Briefs
- Monday, March 25, 1996
03-25 Inv briefs Dillard Department Stores Inc. announced that sales for the year ended Feb. 3 were $5.9 billion compared to $5.5 billion in the previous year, an increase of 7 percent. Sales in comparable stores increased 2 percent over the previou...