Editorial Results (free)
1. The Week Ahead: March 7-13
- Monday, March 07, 2016
How was your weekend, Memphis? In a few short days it’ll be time to “spring forward” – but let’s not get ahead of ourselves. First, check out our weekly roundup of area happenings, from a discussion with local changemakers to the inaugural Memphis Black Restaurant Week…
- Saturday, November 07, 2015
Cadence Bank and MIFA will hold a Cadence Community Connection @ MIFA session on holiday budgeting Wednesday, Nov. 11, from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the MIFA Family Center, 910 Vance Ave. The session will cover how to deal with extra expenses around the holidays. Cost is free. Visit mifa.org.
- Friday, November 06, 2015
Banjos and Bonfires will be held Friday, Nov. 6, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Felicia Suzanne’s, 80 Monroe Ave. L1. The evening will feature bluegrass music, a bonfire, and light appetizers and drinks; proceeds benefit the Church Health Center. Call 901-523-0877 for details.
4. Nashvillians Offer Resolutions and Hopes for the New Year
- Saturday, December 27, 2014
About 45 percent of Americans make New Year’s resolutions – or so says the Journal of Clinical Psychology. And one of the best ways to ensure they stick? Make them public.
So, we asked a few Nashvillians in various fields – some of whom we spoke with earlier in the year – to share their resolutions, goals or intentions for both their personal lives or businesses as well as hopes they have for the city.
- Monday, July 28, 2014
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host “Shots Fired” author C.J. Box for a discussion and signing Monday, July 28, at 6 p.m. at 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
- Monday, February 17, 2014
SHRM-Memphis will host a networking and Q&A session with Kari Strobel, director of HR competency for the Society of Human Resources Management, Monday, Feb. 17, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive.
- Tuesday, December 10, 2013
ULI Memphis, the local chapter of the Urban Land Institute, will host its 2013 Mid-South Real Estate Outlook Tuesday, Dec. 10, from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Memphis Bioworks Foundation auditorium, 20 S. Dudley St. Cost is $65. Visit memphis.uli.org.
- Monday, December 09, 2013
Healthy Shelby will launch its Safe Sleep initiative Monday, Dec. 9, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Saint Andrew AME Church community life center, 1472 Mississippi Blvd. Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell will speak. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. Prescription for Success
- Saturday, September 14, 2013
It’s been nearly a decade since the Memphis medical community and city leaders teamed up to create a master plan for what they called the Memphis Medical Center.
The district – which follows the main corridors of Union and Madison avenues and extends from Danny Thomas Boulevard to Cleveland Street and from Peabody Avenue to the Interstate 240 loop – already was home to more than 40 organizations that specialized in everything from clinical care to research. But the Memphis Medical Center organizers wanted to improve safety and promote overall economic development, including commercial, retail and residential real estate.
10. Steenhuis to Host Benefit Art Show
- Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Artist Jill Steenhuis will be hosting a reception, exhibition and sale of paintings and other works on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Friday, Oct. 26, 9 a.m. to noon at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road.
- Monday, September 17, 2012
The Federalist Society Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law Students’ Chapter will present a free Constitution Day program Monday, Sept. 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1 N. Front St. Pepperdine University professor Dr. Gordon Lloyd will speak. R.S.V.P. to Greg Grisham at email@example.com or 462-2616.
12. Breaking Free With The Salvation Army
- Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Last week we offered a prayer of support and a personal “thank you” to our military and all of the other brave men and women, who place their lives on the line each day to protect our freedoms. This week let us highlight an organization that is known for “doing the most good” and working everyday to fight hunger, homelessness, addiction, poverty and abuse: The Salvation Army.
- Monday, February 06, 2012
The second annual Farm to Table Conference for Mid-South Producers will be held Monday, Feb. 6, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Memphis Bioworks Foundation conference enter, 20 Dudley St. The conference is a forum for farmers, consumers, entrepreneurs and other interested groups to discuss ideas for developing the local food system of Memphis and the Mid-South. For more information, visit www.growmemphis.org.
- Friday, February 03, 2012
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday, Feb. 3, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Deborah Hester Harrison, president of Girls Inc., will speak. To reserve a place, call Dick Wieland at 270-3778.
- Monday, November 21, 2011
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Memphis will host “Lunch with an Entrepreneur” Monday, Nov. 21, at noon at the FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Blvd. Jason Gillum, president and founder of Millennium Search, will speak. For more information or to register, visit lunchwithanentrepreneur1121.eventbrite.com.
- Thursday, September 01, 2011
State Systems will host a lunch and learn titled “High Definition Surveillance – Seeing is Believing” Thursday, Sept. 1, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Embassy Suites Memphis, 1022 S. Shady Grove Road. The event is free, and lunch will be provided. To register, contact Debbie Jones at 531-6564 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “The Mastermind Principle: From the Book ‘Think & Grow Rich’ by Napoleon Hill” Wednesday, Aug. 31, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
- Tuesday, August 30, 2011
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, Aug. 30, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Nancy Williams, executive director of the Memphis Child Advocacy Center, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. For reservations, email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
19. Vacant Midtown Garage, Motel Could Get New Life
- Thursday, August 26, 2010
Most who drive by the vacant parking garage at Madison Avenue and Pauline Street aren’t even aware there are motel rooms atop the garage.
20. $17.5M in Projects Approved by IDB
- Friday, June 18, 2010
A bottling plant, a luxury hotel and a research laboratory will soon see a combined $17.5 million in funding that Shelby County received through federal stimulus recovery zone facility bonds.
The stage is now set for an additional six projects to receive money through the program if the state reallocates unused funds to the area from other counties.
21. Bioworks Adds Incubator Space, Expands Mentoring
- Wednesday, February 11, 2009
The Memphis Bioworks Foundation has added an additional 6,000 square feet of lab space and launched a new program to aid biotechnology startups.
With these additions, Bioworks is better poised to take full advantage of the competitive edge the new UT-Baptist Research Park will give Memphis, said Steven J. Bares, president of the nonprofit foundation.
22. Construction Loan Filed For 5 Acres in Bartlett
- Wednesday, October 01, 2008
A new limited liability company called Yale Road Properties LLC has bought 5.42 acres along Yale Road in Bartlett for $310,000, subsequently filing a $1.2 million construction loan for the property. The group bought the land from First Tennessee Bank NA and financed the purchase and construction through First Citizens National Bank.
- Tuesday, May 13, 2008
The Community Foundation of Greater Memphis will host a seminar for accountants, attorneys and financial planners today at 8:30 a.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. Kathryn Miree, president of Kathryn W. Miree & Associates Inc., will present “The Top Ten Charitable Planning Ideas for 2008.” Registration information is available at www.cfgm.org/seminars.htm.
24. Bioworks Foundation Treads Fine Line Of Space, Funding
- Wednesday, January 16, 2008
Launching a biotech venture takes technology, scientific talent, a business plan and a basket full of money. But nothing is quite so visible as real estate: Whenever Steve Bares explains the vision for the University of Tennessee-Baptist Research Park, he's got a copy at hand of a rendering to show what the place will look like in 10 years.
25. Baptist Footprint Grows Ever Larger Downtown
- Wednesday, December 19, 2007
When the 19-story Baptist Medical Center was imploded two years ago, it marked the departure of Baptist Memorial Hospital from Downtown, at least in the minds of many.
But Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp. continues to have a major presence in the neighborhood, with long-term plans that might even include an expansion of clinical care.
26. Biocontainment Lab Heralds Momentum At Research Park
- Wednesday, March 14, 2007
The Memphis medical community has moved one big step closer to its goal of having a world-class medical research facility Downtown.
Officials from the city's medical community broke ground Friday on the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) Regional Biocontainment Laboratory (RBL).
27. Work Begins onBiocontainment Lab
- Friday, March 09, 2007
Workers will break ground today at the site of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) Regional Biocontainment Laboratory (RBL). The groundbreaking will take place at 10 a.m. at the site of the original
28. National Honor Hints at More Biotech Buzz
- Tuesday, January 23, 2007
In the push to land more national recognition for Memphis' emerging biotech industry, here's another development to mark down in the win column.
At next month's annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) in San Diego, a Memphis surgeon will take the reins as president of the 29,000-member group - one of the highest honors that can be given to an orthopedic surgeon.
29. Medtronic Buys Naming Rights for InMotion Lab
- Wednesday, January 17, 2007
Medtronic's Spinal and Biologics Business, based in Memphis, will buy the naming rights for a laboratory at InMotion Musculoskeletal Institute's 20 South Dudley St. facility.
30. Bioscience Sector Proliferates Subtly but Powerfully in Medical District
- Tuesday, August 22, 2006
Elvis was a patient there, not to mention the vast number of babies who have been born in the hospitals of the Memphis Medical District.
But while several hospitals still operate in the Downtown district - including some that are undergoing major expansions and renovations, such as Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center - the face of the medical center is changing.
31. Something to Talk About
- Thursday, August 17, 2006
Spurred on by the transformation of the Memphis Medical District into a world-class research center, local planners will seek approval next month for a new set of regulations that govern development in the area.
32. Major Work Set to Start in Biomedical District
- Monday, October 24, 2005
It will be hard to miss the next milestone in Memphis' emerging bioscience industry.
For anyone who's up at 6:30 a.m. Nov. 6 and enjoying free refreshments at any of the public tents set up near Baptist Memorial Hospital on Union Avenue, the early morning hours will be rattled by a cascade of steel and debris.
33. Archived Article: Lead
- Friday, April 01, 2005
Downtown Neighborhood Rising in Popularity
Downtown Developers Eye The Edge
Revitalization efforts moving beyond Downtown core
The Daily News
A lot has changed in The Edge neighborhood since its heyday in the 1930s. The ar...
34. Archived Article: Biotech (lead)
- Tuesday, June 18, 2002
Memphis Biotech Memphis Biotech makes its move By MARY DANDO The Daily News The first move to convert the now-vacant Baptist Memorial Hospital property into the site of the new UT/Baptist Research Park occurs in the form of a resolution to receive $...
35. Archived Article: Cleanup (lead)
- Tuesday, April 02, 2002
Lamar/Crump clean up on tap Lamar/Crump clean up on tap By MARY DANDO The Daily News Anyone driving the five-mile section of Lamar Avenue and Crump Boulevard from the intersection of Airways Boulevard to the Mississippi River this week will be seein...
36. Archived Article: Mbf P.2
- Friday, April 27, 2001
Memphis Biotech Foundation to develop Memphis Biotech Foundation to develop research park on former Baptist campus The University of Tennessee, the newly formed Memphis Biotech Foundation and Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp. have reached a series ...
37. Archived Article: Panattoni (lead)
- Monday, February 19, 2001
Commuter airline appeals zoning change to City Council Panattoni asks council to rezone 200-acre tract By MARY DANDO The Daily News Cosair Mitchell & Andrews Investments is asking for 202 acres it owns in Southeast Memphis to be rezoned in order...
38. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 15, 1995
11/15 Memos Hank Martin has joined The Saig Co. as a sales associate specializing in the leasing and marketing of commercial and investment properties. Ward Archer Jr., president and chief executive officer of Archer/Malmo Inc., has been named 1995 ...