Editorial Results (free)
1. The Week Ahead: January 31- February 6
- Monday, January 30, 2017
Good morning, Memphis! It will get up to 49 degrees Saturday, but the Mississippi River water temp will still be frigid when the annual Polar Bear Plunge for Special Olympics splashes off at Mud Island River Park. A busy week starts with Gov. Bill Haslam’s State of the State address today.
- Thursday, July 7, 2016
Attorney J. Anthony Bradley will present free seminar on VA Aid & Attendance Benefits on Thursday, July 7, at 2 p.m. at Berclair Church of Christ, 4536 Summer Ave. The seminar is geared toward World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War veterans as well as their spouses, surviving spouses and caregivers. RSVP to the church at 901-406-0310, or call the Bradley Law Firm at 901-937-2800.
- Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Tennessee Department of Revenue will hold a free tax workshop for new businesses Thursday, July 7, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Renaissance Center’s Memphis Training Room, 555 Beale St. Tax specialists from local and state agencies will provide information and answer questions on complying with registration and tax requirements. Registration required. Visit tn.gov/revenue/article/tax-workshops or call 800-342-1003.
- Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Our Fallen Heroes Foundation will hold its inaugural “A Toast to Our Heroes” fundraiser Wednesday, April 27, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Tower Center atop Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave., 33rd floor. The event will feature a wine tasting, silent auction, wine pull and more. Tickets are $65. Visit ourfallenheroesfoundation.org.
- Tuesday, April 26, 2016
SRVS will host a free dance and movement class for the general public, including people with disabilities, on Tuesday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to noon at the J.K. Lewis Senior Center, 1188 North Parkway. Participants must be 18 or older. Email email@example.com to register.
6. The Week Ahead: March 28-April 3
- Monday, March 28, 2016
Alright, Memphis, are you sure you found all your Easter eggs? Before you make one more sweep of the yard, check out this week’s roundup of local happenings – from the sweet sounds of “Zelda” to what’s being dubbed a “Mini-MEMFix” in East Memphis…
- Thursday, January 14, 2016
Beale Street Tourism Development Authority will meet Thursday, Jan. 14, at 4:30 p.m. in the second-floor conference room of the Memphis Grizzlies office in FedExForum, 191 Beale St. Visit shelbycountytn.gov for an agenda.
- Wednesday, January 13, 2016
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host “The Guest Room” author Chris Bohjalian for a discussion and signing Wednesday, Jan. 13, at 6:30 p.m. at 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
9. Coroner: No Evidence B.B. King Was Poisoned Before Death
- Wednesday, July 15, 2015
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Medical examiners found no evidence to prove the allegation that blues legend B.B. King was poisoned before he died of natural causes in May, according to autopsy findings made public Monday.
10. Former Motel 6 Sells for $1.4 Million
- Tuesday, January 28, 2014
1321 Sycamore View Road
Memphis, TN 38134
Sale Amount: $1.4 million
Sale Date: Jan. 13, 2014
Buyer: P & S Hospitality LLC
Seller: G6 Hospitality Property LLC
Loan Amount: $1.1 million
Loan Date: Jan. 14, 2014
Maturity Date: N/A
Lender: Argent Bank
Details: The former Motel 6 at 1321 Sycamore View Road in Northeast Memphis has traded hands for $1.4 million.
11. Monticello Apartments Owner Files $9.3 Million Loan
- Friday, January 24, 2014
The owner of the 202-unit Monticello apartments at 3250 Kirby Parkway in Hickory Hill has filed a $9.3 million loan on the property.
12. Inman Joins Next Day Access as Franchise Manager
- Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Greg Inman has joined accessibilities solutions provider Next Day Access as franchise manager for the Memphis office, where he will supervise sales, marketing, service management and hiring. Next Day Access offers wheelchair ramps, stair lifts, bathroom safety products and other accessibility products for people with disabilities or accessibility challenges.
- Thursday, November 8, 2012
Talk of the Town Toastmasters Club will meet Thursday, Nov. 8, at 1 p.m. at The Assisi Foundation, 515 Erin Drive. Visit memphistm.com.
- Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Cargo Business News and Memphis World Trade Club will host the third Southeast Freight Conference Wednesday, Nov. 7, and Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The 61st annual New Orleans Port Night will be held Thursday at 6 p.m. at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. For registration and a schedule, visit memphisworldtradeclub.com.
15. Tapley Ranks 13th on National List of Most Successful Realtors
- Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Jimmie Tapley of Crye-Leike Realtors has been named the country’s 13th most successful residential Realtor by REAL Trends Inc. and The Wall Street Journal. The ranking is based on the number of real estate agents’ closed transactions in 2011. Tapley’s sales volume for the year totaled 437 transaction sides.
16. City Files $12M Permit Application For Mitsubishi Plant Infrastructure
- Monday, January 16, 2012
2865 Riverport Road
Memphis, TN 38109
Permit Cost: $12.1 million
Permit Date: Applied January 2012
17. State Court Adopts Code of Conduct
- Thursday, January 12, 2012
The last time the ethics rules for Tennessee judges were rewritten the Soviet Union still existed and Tennessee Supreme Court justices ran in contested elections.
The Tennessee Supreme Court this month ended a two-year review of the state court system’s code of judicial conduct by adopting the new rules for the conduct of judges across the state. It is the first major revision since 1990.
18. Memphis Co. Buys Hacks Cross Acreage
- Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Memphis-based PHC Real Estate LLC has bought 18.6 acres near the southwest corner of Hacks Cross Road and Tournament Drive from CRM Central Properties Inc. for $1.2 million.
19. MC Ionic Solutions US Begins Work on Fite Rd. Site
- Tuesday, July 19, 2011
2665 Fite Road
Memphis, TN 38127
Permit Amount: $1.3 million
Permit Date: Applied July 2011
20. Magna Bank Buys Duntreath Land on Winchester
- Monday, July 18, 2011
Magna Bank has bought for $1.3 million 31.1 acres on Winchester Road in Germantown from Duntreath Partners in lieu of foreclosure. Memphis real estate developer G. Benjamin Clark signed the sale deed as general partner of Duntreath Partners.
21. Former French Village Apts. Sell for $2.8 Million
- Tuesday, July 12, 2011
4055 Summer Ave.
Memphis, TN 38122
Sale Amount: $2.8 million
Sale Date: June 30, 2011
22. Clark Entities Sell Sites in Lieu of Foreclosure
- Friday, July 8, 2011
Atlanta-based CRM Central Properties LLC has bought properties in lieu of foreclosure from Memphis real estate developers G. Benjamin Clark and Nicholas G. Clark as well as entities related to the Clarks. The properties were sold June 29 in three transactions totaling about $4.5 million.
23. Renovations Begin at Pinnacle Headquarters
- Tuesday, March 1, 2011
40 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN 38103
Permit Amount: $8.7 Million
Project Cost: $8.7 million
Permit Date: Applied February 2011
Owner: Memphis Commerce Square Partners
Tenant: Pinnacle Airlines Corp.
Contractor: Grinder, Taber & Grinder Inc.
24. Duntreath, Kateland Sell Properties to Magna Bank
- Thursday, February 24, 2011
Duntreath Partners and Kateland Inc. have sold property in lieu of foreclosure to Magna Bank. G. Benjamin Clark signed the sale documents as general partner in Duntreath Partners and president of Kateland Inc.
25. Clark Reaches Pinnacle as State’s Top Judge
- Thursday, February 17, 2011
When Bill Haslam took the oath of office as governor last month, Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Cornelia Clark administered the oath.
It is one of the more public parts of a critical job that has many sides and calls on many talents.
26. Clark Properties Sold at Foreclosure Sales
- Thursday, December 2, 2010
Properties belonging to brothers G. Benjamin Clark and Nicholas G. Clark, as well as Hearthstone Investments LLC, an entity related to the Clarks, have been sold at foreclosure sales, according to The Daily News Online.
27. Clark Bros. Stymied By Housing Woes
- Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Partners with a renowned Memphis-based real estate development firm are experiencing the foreclosure crisis first-hand.
Brothers Benjamin G. Clark and Nicholas G. Clark are the subjects of five pending foreclosure lawsuits with Tupelo, Miss.-based BancorpSouth Bank, according to suits filed in Shelby County Chancery Court. BancorpSouth’s appraisals for the properties in question are valued at approximately $20.5 million, with loan balances of $17.5 million.
- Friday, September 10, 2010
The Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host the 15th Annual Art on Tap Friday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Dixon, 4336 Park Ave. Cost is $40 for members and $50 for nonmembers. For more information, call 761-5250 or visit www.dixon.org.
29. Reed Files Loan For $800K Enclave Home
- Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Bob Reed Builder LLC has bought a lot in the second phase of the Enclave Planned Development in Germantown and filed an $800,000 construction loan to build a home there.
- Wednesday, October 21, 2009
The Memphis Botanic Garden will host “Career Class: Finding a Job in a Challenging Economy” with Dr. Fred Dorn today from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Cost is $159 for members and $179 for nonmembers. Call 636-4128 to register.
31. $1.5M Construction Loan Filed for Enclave PD
- Monday, October 12, 2009
Duntreath Investments LLC has filed a $1.5 million construction loan through Magna Bank to build homes on four lots of the Enclave Planned Development’s third phase in Germantown. The 15.95-acre, 50-lot phase is north of Wolf River Boulevard in Germantown, between Farmington Boulevard and Forest Hill-Irene Road.
- Thursday, July 23, 2009
The Service Corps of Retired Executives will hold a seminar today from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the eighth floor conference room of Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave. The seminar, “How to Successfully Manage a Small Business,” is designed for people who already own or plan to start a business. Admission is $79 in advance and $99 at the door. To register, visit www.scorememphis.org/registration.
- Wednesday, July 22, 2009
The Shelby County Commission Ad Hoc Committee on Reappraisals will meet today at 9 a.m. in the fourth floor committee room of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. The “Reinventing Government Tour” meeting, hosted by commission Chairwoman Deidre Malone, will meet at 10 a.m. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
- Wednesday, April 22, 2009
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will hold committee meetings today beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
- Friday, February 6, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop titled “Making the Message Work: Strategic Communications 101” today from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. The facilitator will be Jennifer Leigh, who will discuss how to communicate effectively with members, donors and other constituents with a small marketing and communication budget. For more information or reservations, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
36. Evidence at Heart of Matter For Cooley, The Innocence Project
- Friday, November 14, 2008
Craig Cooley compares the aftermath of a wrongful criminal conviction to the aftermath of a train crash.
37. Scalia Follows Ginsburg's Lead With Dec. Visit
- Tuesday, October 9, 2007
A little more than a year after one of his closest friends on the U.S. Supreme Court flew to Memphis to address a gathering of legal professionals, Justice Antonin Scalia is coming to town to do the same.
38. 'Too Close to Call'
- Thursday, November 2, 2006
Like a pair of prize fighters, the two men battling to become Tennessee's next U.S. senator have landed and taken their blows mainly by deploying campaign ads that now are being talked about around the world.
39. Archie Manning to Speak about 'Faith, Family and Football' Thursday
- Monday, April 17, 2006
The University of Memphis hosts a lecture and panel discussion on death and dying issues at 7 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre and Lecture Hall on the U of M campus. Guest speaker Dr. Larry Churchill presents "It's Your Right to Live or Die - Or Is It?" Visit www.memphis.edu for more information.
- Thursday, February 23, 2006
eWomenNetwork.com holds its "Accelerated Networking Luncheon" today from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. Dee Griffin, anchor for ABC 24, is the guest speaker. Cost is $55. Call (704) 366-3767.
41. Get Ready: ADDY Awards Coming Your Way Saturday
- Monday, February 20, 2006
U.S. Rep. Harold Ford Jr., D-Memphis, hosts a campaign lunch rally at 11:30 a.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. U.S. Senator Barack Obama, D-Illinois, is the special guest. Call 259-7163 or 201-1929 for details.
42. Luncheon Features Drowota in Last Public Appearance
- Thursday, August 25, 2005
Each year, the Ben Hooks luncheon for the Memphis & Shelby County Bar Foundation is a special event in and of itself for the local legal community. But next week's annual gathering will serve as a special send-off for Tennessee Chief Justice Frank F. Drowota III.
43. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 31, 2004
Nashville Attorney Appointed to 30th Judicial District
Attorney Appointed to 30th Judicial District
Nashville attorney Donna M. Fields was appointed to fill a position in the 30th Judicial District, Circuit Court Division 7, replacing recently...
44. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, December 30, 2003
Loeb Properties Refinances Erin Way Shopping Center
Loeb Refinances Erin Way Shopping Center 4840-4872 Poplar Ave.
and 599-553 Erin Drive
Cost: $4.9 million
Borrower: Erin Way Partners LP
Lender: Farm Bureau Life Insurance Co.
45. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Tuesday, December 16, 2003
Sell for $9.7 Million
An investment group led by Makowsky Ringel Greenberg LLC has acquired the Monticello Apartments at 3250 Kirby Parkway for $9.7 million. Blake Pera and Steve Rudesill of CB Ri...
46. Archived Article: Real Review Lj
- Tuesday, August 6, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Market commentary. Last week, mortgage rates on 30-year, fixed-rate conventional and government loans fell by about 1.75 discount points. The quarterly Treasury refunding auctions will begin this week. These auctions may put upward pre...
47. Archived Article: Real Review Lj
- Tuesday, July 9, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Market commentary. Last week, mortgage rates on 30-year fixed rate conventional and government loans rose by about 1.25 discount points. Mortgage bond prices plunged, and interest rates rose Friday following the release of much stronge...