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1. Blazing Trails
- Saturday, September 8, 2018
What a difference a decade can make. Successful local entrepreneurs like Muddy’s Bake Shop founder Kat Gordon, Hollywood Feed president Shawn McGhee, and executive chefs and owners Andy Ticer and Michael Hudman at Enjoy A|M Restaurant Group spent that time growing their small businesses into thriving enterprises over that time.
2. Last Word: Graceland Responds, The Hustle's First Season and Memphis Rent
- Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Sun Studio getting a fresh coat of paint Tuesday as city road crews were redoing some lines on Downtown streets including turning arrows in the left curb lane that always need pointing out to visitors baffled by the Memphis enigma that is one-way streets.
- Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Memphis Grizzlies Suffer 15th Consecutive Loss
The Grizzlies lost their 15th straight game, 119-110 at Chicago, on Wednesday, March 7.
The team has not won since defeating the Phoenix Suns at FedExForum on Jan. 29.
4. The Week Ahead: Sept. 18-24
- Monday, September 18, 2017
Hello, Memphis! Autumn officially arrives this Friday, and it’s bringing along a spate of happenings this week – from the Metal Museum’s Repair Days to the Memphis Japan Festival and the Mid-South Fair. Check out our top event picks and more you need to know about in The Week Ahead…
5. Fully Loaded
- Saturday, July 29, 2017
It’s almost like the first half of 2017 was a decade in the making, at least when it comes to commercial real estate. Throughout all four major sectors of the Memphis-area commercial real estate market – industrial, office, retail and multifamily – figures are consistently reaching or exceeding pre-recession marks.
- Saturday, January 7, 2017
The 2017 Memphis Bike Swap will be held Saturday, Jan. 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave. Bikers will be able to buy, sell or swap parts with other cyclists around the city. Admission is free for buyers; food and beer will be available for purchase. A portion of proceeds will benefit the American Diabetes Association. Visit peddlerbikeshop.com/events for details.
7. Whitehaven’s Big Week Moves Needle on Long-Held Development Plans
- Monday, August 15, 2016
The land has been cleared for quite a while where apartment complexes once stood and a big back parking lot was. You can see parts of it from the steps of Graceland.
On Monday, Aug. 15, the day that Elvis fans mark the anniversary of his death with a candlelight vigil, leaders of Elvis Presley Enterprises will announce more details of the $45 million, 200,000-square-foot Graceland West project.
8. Last Word: ServiceMaster Incentives, Muvico Memories and the Beale Street Cover
- Friday, June 10, 2016
It looks like the conversion of Peabody Place mall to the new headquarters of ServiceMaster is a $33.3 million job. That could be a running total depending on a PILOT amendment to come.
9. The Week Ahead: Nov. 2, 2015
- Monday, November 2, 2015
How was your weekend, Memphis? Here's our first weekly rundown of local happenings you need to know about, from the Indie Memphis Film Festival to Mississippi elections...
If you love the outdoors and good weather, these are the days you’ve been missing. And few things are as “fall” as a fall festival, and the kickoff of Miss Cordelia’s Saturday Market series this weekend seems like one more thing worth adding to the list of things to do in Memphis. There’ll be a growler station, local food and beer sampling, pop-up retail and food specials.
10. Strickland Names 26 to Eight Transition Committees
- Thursday, October 22, 2015
Memphis Mayor-elect Jim Strickland announced Wednesday, Oct. 21, that he has named 26 people to eight committees that are the structure of his transition committee.
The transition committee members were chosen by Strickland along with the three co-chairs of the transition committee.
11. Graceland Campus Financing Relies on Tight Boundaries
- Thursday, August 7, 2014
When Elvis Presley Enterprises breaks ground next week on the $75 million, 450-room hotel-resort it will build north of Graceland mansion, it will be the beginning of crossing something off the company’s wish list since Elvis Presley’s mansion opened for tours in the early 1980s.
12. Advisory Board to Examine Community Health Needs
- Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Dr. David Stern, executive dean of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, has launched a unique effort to address community health needs in Memphis.
“It’s my belief that a medical school has a very unique opportunity to interact with the community,” Stern said. “I consider our community to be a very important laboratory – it is an underserved, minority community that is in ill health. The biggest contribution we can make is to move the needle on overall community health and to develop new methods that we can apply to other communities like Memphis.”
13. Dunavant Grows Logistics, Transportation Divisions
- Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Dunavant Enterprises Inc. continues its transformation into a purely third-party logistics and asset-based transportation firm.
- Friday, February 8, 2013
Helen Brett Enterprises will host the Small Business Revenue Generator Bootcamp Friday, Feb. 8, from 11 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. during the Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show at Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. The event will teach retailers best practices regarding sales and profit generation. Visit bootcamp.helenbrett.com.
15. Corporate Avenue Building Sells for $1.2 Million
- Tuesday, November 6, 2012
1721 Corporate Ave. Memphis, TN 38132
Sale Amount: $1.2 million
Sale Date: Oct. 26, 2012
16. Biz Owners Find Value In Giving Back
- Monday, January 30, 2012
There’s a growing breed of innovative for-profit entrepreneur that views positive social change as the foundation of business.
Rather than garnering donations or applying for grants as a nonprofit entity, social enterprise entrepreneurs are generating revenue and reinvesting profits in the community by providing services or manufacturing products.
17. Hacks Cross DQ Site Sells for $865,000
- Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Collierville-based Mid South Food Enterprises Inc. has bought the site of a Dairy Queen Grill & Chill fast-food restaurant at 4265 Hacks Cross Road from Olugbenga Faleye and Adeola Faleye for $865,000. The property is in Southeast Shelby County’s 38125 ZIP code.
18. Rescue Groups Team Up to House Displaced Pets
- Friday, May 13, 2011
Wednesday morning for Mid-South animal responders began with the rescue of a domestic cat, one of roughly 40 local animals rescued from floodwaters since a coalition of rescue groups arrived in the Mid-South about two weeks ago.
19. Carlisle Corp. Continues Work on New Headquarters
- Tuesday, July 6, 2010
263 Wagner Place
Memphis, TN 38103
Loan Amount: $2.1 million
Loan Date: June 15, 2010
Maturity Date: June 15, 2014
Borrower: Carlisle Landing LLC
Lender: Regions Bank
- Wednesday, January 20, 2010
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop today from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Donna Pope, business consultant and certified professional career coach at Your Resume Suite LLC, will speak. Cost is $65 for members, $125 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
21. Justin's Empire: Timberlake drives business interests where it all began
- Monday, August 10, 2009
Justin Timberlake might be best known for hit records, dance moves and sold-out concerts, but the 28-year-old entertainer extraordinaire is much more than a singer/dancer/performer. The award-winning, chart-topping Timberlake – or, simply, JT – has become an institution, a brand name that transcends his showbiz persona and carries as much cachet as any living celebrity.
22. Mercury Rising
- Friday, January 18, 2008
It was a year that wreaked havoc on homeowners, construction firms, landscaping services and other related enterprises.
Judging by the amount and types of bankruptcy filings in West Tennessee, 2007 also was a year that saw businesses you might expect to have a steady, year-round market appeal nevertheless hit bottom and turn to the bankruptcy courts.
23. Health Charities Benefit From 5Ks
- Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Successful fundraisers can be hard to come by for nonprofit groups. Throw an icon such as Elvis Presley into the mix with a bunch of runners and a crack team of marketing professionals, however, and the event is sure to be a success.
- Friday, April 20, 2007
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence hosts "Essentials of Human Resource Management" today from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis Inc., 515 Erin Drive. The event is $65 for Alliance members and $99 for nonmembers. For more information, call 684-6605.
25. Crichton Hosts Golf Classic To Benefit Athletics Department
- Monday, August 21, 2006
The first Crichton College Golf Classic benefiting the Crichton Comets athletics department is at 1 p.m. at the Tournament Players Club at Southwind, 3225 Club at Southwind. Registration, along with a light lunch and putting clinic, begins at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $150 and sponsorship opportunities are available. Visit www.crichton.edu or call 320-9700.
26. This Little Piggy Went to Memphis
- Monday, May 15, 2006
Would you open a wing store in Buffalo? How about a brewery in St. Louis? That's pretty much what a Little Rock-based barbecue restaurant is doing here in the Mid-South.
The Whole Hog Café, a barbecue restaurant started by Little Rock-based Whole Hog Enterprises Inc., plans to open a new store in Memphis' saturated barbecue restaurant market June 1 under a licensing agreement with McMay LLC, which will operate the 6,000-square-foot store at 5727 Quince Road.
27. Archived Article: Lead
- Friday, November 5, 2004
ITT Technical Institute Constructs New School
ITT Tech Builds New Memphis Campus
Relocates from East Memphis to growing Goodlett Farms
The Daily News
Construction has begun on an educational facility that, when finished, w...
28. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, August 30, 2004
Memphis Regional Chamber Hosts Speaker Series
Jack Belz Speaks to Chamber Leaders
The Memphis Regional Chamber presents a board leadership luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central Ave. Jack Belz, ch...
29. Archived Article: Popeye (lead)
- Tuesday, July 18, 2000
By SUZANNE THOMPSON More Popeyes Chicken stores land in Mid-South By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News MIC, the local company that owns and operates 47 Burger King locations throughout the Mid-South, has ventured into a new fast food arena: spicy chic...
30. Archived Article: Real Review Lj
- Tuesday, September 21, 1999
Real Review 09-21-99 By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Construction is underway on Memphis newest Popeyes restaurant at 2235 Lamar Ave. The fast food restaurant, which specializes in Cajun-style fried chicken, is scheduled to open in mid-November, sa...
31. Archived Article: Melting Pot Lj
- Tuesday, March 10, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON New restaurant aims to make Memphians fond of fondue By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Construction started Monday on Memphis first Melting Pot fondue restaurant at 2828 Wolf Creek Parkway in East Memphis near Cordova. The restauran...
32. Archived Article: Farm Policy
- Tuesday, January 28, 1997
1-27-95 Farm policy.gs Changing federal farm policy to be discussed at conference By GABRIELLE C.L. SONGE The Daily News They came from Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee and even southern Kentucky to attend the first conference on farm policy held la...