Editorial Results (free)
1. Next-Level Arts
- Friday, February 16, 2018
DeltaARTS had its beginnings in 1972, in the home of founder of Bobbi Dodge. Then came years in a storefront that, as executive director Amelia Barton described it, was “right across from the bowling alley and next to the cleaners.” Now, not only is the nonprofit in its own freestanding facility in West Memphis but the building, known as the Glenn P. Schoettle Arts Education Center at 301 S. Rhodes St., will be getting technology upgrades through a capacity-building grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis.
2. Entrepreneur Strikes Right Note At Pop-Up Shop
- Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Visitors to Tonya Dyson’s pop-up music shop at Edge Alley are greeted by a few sights all at once. Walls adorned with music-themed art, shelves stocked with records from Memphis artists and cozy furniture all help give the impression they’ve stepped into the living room of a serious music fan.
3. March 31- April 6, 2017: This week in Memphis history
- Saturday, April 1, 2017
2016: A metal barrier goes up on the Overton Park Greensward, replacing orange cones used by the Memphis Zoo to mark its overflow parking area. Protesters opposed to the continued overflow parking quickly attach a homemade sign to the barrier reading “Iron Curtain” as Memphis Police keep watch over a busy day in the park for the zoo as well as on the greensward, where a reading flash mob and several rugby games are taking place.
4. Downtown Church Ready to Rise From the Ashes
- Thursday, January 26, 2017
204 N. Second St.
Memphis, TN 38105
Permit Amount: $2.6 million
Application Date: January 2017
Owner: First United Methodist Church
5. Ghosts Of A Paper
- Friday, October 16, 2015
–30– In 1936, she was the society editor and all of 24 and he was a graphic artist for The Commercial Appeal and barely 21. A man walked up to her desk, the first one you came to off the elevator at the front of the old city room, and asked, “Could you tell me where I could find Cal Alley?”
- Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Germantown Performing Arts Center will host a visual arts exhibition by Ron Olson and Saj Crone Tuesday, Dec. 3, to Jan. 3 in the GPAC lobby, 1801 Exeter Road. Cost is free. Visit gpacweb.com.
- Monday, December 2, 2013
The WRVR Toy Truck will be at Bud Davis Cadillac, 5433 Poplar Ave., from Monday, Dec. 2, to Friday, Dec. 6 to collect gifts for children served by Porter Leath. New, unwrapped toys can be dropped off between 5 a.m. and 7 p.m. Visit porterleath.org.
- Saturday, November 30, 2013
Small Business Saturday will be held Saturday, Nov. 30, at participating small businesses across Memphis. The nationwide event includes retailers, restaurants, museums, entertainment venues and more. Visit shopsmall.com for a list of participating businesses.
- Wednesday, September 7, 2011
The Small Business Chamber will hold a power lunch titled “Doing Business with the Memphis Latino Community” Thursday, Sept. 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Sally Baker Brenner at 748-8889.
10. Local Groups Provide Feel-Good Gift, Card Options
- Thursday, December 2, 2010
‘Tis the season for giving, and despite an uncertain economy – or perhaps because of it – many Mid-Southerners are making charitable donations to honor others this holiday.
“I think maybe the recession has caused everyone to realize how close to needing help we all are,” said Marvin Stockwell, public relations manager for the Church Health Center, which provides affordable health care for working people without insurance, and a wellness ministry for the entire community.
11. MERI Works to Become World-Renowned Training Facility
- Wednesday, December 16, 2009
The reach of the Medical Education and Research Institute expands far beyond the former post office it occupies on Cleveland Avenue.
The largest surgical training center in the country using donor bodies, MERI has taught new procedures in the past year to more than 9,500 physicians from the United States and abroad. Their visits and other business generated by MERI will bring an estimated $54 million into the Memphis economy, said Elizabeth Ostric, the institute’s executive director.
- Monday, September 8, 2008
The Memphis Bar Association will hold its first Bench Bar Cup-Golf Tournament & CLE today from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ridgeway Country Club, 9800 Poplar Ave. Jon McCalla, chief judge of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, will present a one-hour, dual-credit seminar. Cost for golf, continuing legal education and lunch is $130. Cost for CLE and lunch is $45 and cost for lunch only is $25. For more information, visit www.memphisbar.org or call 527-3573.
- Tuesday, September 2, 2008
The East Memphis Kiwanis Club will meet today at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Clark Converse with La Paloma Treatment Center will speak. For more information or reservations, e-mail Mathis Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, August 29, 2008
The Memphis Farmers Market will celebrate Labor Day Weekend at its weekly market Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Central Station Pavilion at the corner of South Front Street and G.E. Patterson Avenue. For more information, visit www.memphisfarmersmarket.com.
- Friday, September 21, 2007
The American Society for Training and Development will host a one-day conference for learning and networking today from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Cost to attend is $30. Visit www.astdmemphis.org for more information.
16. MATA, UrbanArt Seek Artist For Bus Transfer Terminal
- Friday, August 17, 2007
The Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) and UrbanArt Commission (UAC) are working together to commission an artist to install public art in the new MATA South Intermodal Terminal being built at 3033 Airways Blvd.
- Friday, May 4, 2007
The Annual Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Conference is held today from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The conference costs $85. Registration for those with Certified Brain Injury Specialist certification is $75 and students pay $50. Call 545-8487 or e-mail email@example.com to register.
18. Fox Named Senior Lending Officer with MATCU
- Wednesday, August 30, 2006
Anthony Fox has been named senior business lending officer at Memphis Area Teachers' Credit Union. He previously was operations manager of sales and service for the FedEx Employees Credit Association. Before working at FedEx, he was a branch manager and commercial lender at Munford Union Bank.
19. Archived Article: Events
- Friday, August 20, 2004
The Courthouse Retrieval System Inc
The Memphis Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America hosts a professional development seminar from 1:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. today at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Cost is $30 for PRSA and PRSSA ...
20. Archived Article: Gov Focus
- Friday, July 2, 2004
City Seeks Artwork for Public Buildings
The Daily News
Through funds set aside for construction projects, Memphis is looking to purchase a variety of art directly from artists who want to have their work display...
21. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, April 4, 2003
An opening reception for Elizabeth Alley is 5:30 p
An opening reception for Elizabeth Alley is 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today in the University Gallery in the Plough Library at Christian Brothers University.
Alleys latest exhibit Something Old S...
22. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, February 28, 2003
Artwork by Wess Loudenslager will be on display at the Greater Memphis Arts Council, 8 S
An exhibition of artwork by Wess Loudenslager begins today at the Greater Memphis Arts Council, 8 S. Third St. GMAC will host a reception for the artist from...
23. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, September 6, 2002
An opening reception for local artists Elizabeth Alley and Mary Reed is 6 p
An opening reception for local artists Elizabeth Alley and Mary Reed is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Perry Nicole Fine Art in Chickasaw Oaks Plaza, 3092 Poplar Ave. The exhi...
24. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, March 30, 2001
The kind and queen of Spain, Juan Carlos I and Sofia, will visit the exhibition The Majesty of Spain: Royal Collections from t The kind and queen of Spain, Juan Carlos I and Sofia, will visit the exhibition The Majesty of Spain: Royal Collections fr...