Editorial Results (free)
1. Sliding Into Home Easier Without Balks, Walks, Brushbacks
- Saturday, July 11, 2015
Real estate is a bit like baseball. It seems easy enough until a person takes a shot at explaining the intricacies of the respective fields.
Training a new agent how to use the various contracts such as the Purchase and Sale Agreement, Confirmation of Agency Status, Disclaimer, Lead Based Paint Disclosure, the various releases, disclosures are as confusing as why a foul ball is a strike unless it isn’t on the would-be third strike.
2. Audio Overkill? Some Question Benefits of 'High-Res' Music
- Monday, June 29, 2015
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Its backers say it does for music lovers what ultra high-definition television has done for couch potatoes.
It's a digital format that packs nearly seven times the data found on CDs, touted as producing crystal-clear sounds with a sharpness that'll blow consumers away. Advocates like Neil Young and major record labels say the format that's the high end of what's known as "high-resolution" audio restores textures, nuances and tones that listeners sacrifice when opting for the convenience of music compressed into formats like MP3s or Apple's AAC.
3. Wealthy Business Executives Eye Political Races
- Tuesday, September 17, 2013
CHICAGO (AP) – He has never been elected to anything, not even "student council in high school," as he boasts. He has little patience for schmoozing. In dealing with people, he admits to being "pretty blunt" - more suited to running a large private equity firm, which Bruce Rauner did successfully for 30 years, than seeking votes for governor, which he intends to do in Illinois next year.
4. Real Estate Rebound
- Saturday, June 29, 2013
The residential and commercial real estate markets are slowly coming back, and residential and commercial real estate attorneys are seeing increased activity thanks to the surge.
Mid-South Title handles both residential and commercial matters, and the company is seeing a spike in activity, especially in residential, over the past 18 months.
5. McLain Joins Counterpart in Copywriting Role
- Wednesday, January 09, 2013
Rebekah McLain has joined Counterpart Communication Design as copywriter. In her new role, McLain will write copy for print and websites, with areas of expertise including higher education, security and disability law, neuropsychology and hospitality.
6. After Early Zeal, TV Networks Pull Back Web Series
- Tuesday, July 12, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) – Around 2007, TV networks made a land rush to the Web, looking to lay down digital production studios. Four years later, many of those networks have pulled up stakes, shunning original Web content and reorienting their online outlook.
7. Senate Shuns Push for Elimination of Pet Projects
- Wednesday, December 01, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) – By a sizable – but dwindling – margin, the Senate on Tuesday voted in favor of allowing lawmakers to keep stocking bills with home-state projects like roads, grants to local police departments and clean-water projects.
8. White House, GOP Look for Middle Ground on Taxes
- Tuesday, November 16, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House and Republican lawmakers set the terms for a looming tax debate Sunday, coalescing around a possible temporary extension of existing income tax rates that would protect middle class and wealthy Americans from sharp tax increases next year.
9. Blockbuster’s Chap. 11 Won’t Impact Memphis
- Friday, September 24, 2010
NEW YORK (AP) – Blockbuster Inc., once the dominant movie rental company in the U.S., filed for bankruptcy protection on Thursday, reeling from mounting losses, rising debt and competitors that have better catered to Americans' changed media habits.
10. Citi Shares Fall Despite Talks with Morgan Stanley
- Tuesday, January 13, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - Citigroup Inc.'s stock sank Monday to its lowest levels since November as investors wondered how much more cash the troubled bank will need.
11. California Group Sues Big Foot Lodge Owner
- Wednesday, November 05, 2008
A California-based restaurant ownership group has filed a trademark infringement lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee against two Memphis restaurant owners who operate a similar restaurant concept here.
12. Both Parties Expect Democratic Senate Pickups
- Tuesday, November 04, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats counted on solidifying their thin leadership grip on the Senate as voters flocked to the polls Tuesday to fill 35 Senate seats. Embattled Republicans braced for losses but hoped they would be modest ones.
13. Hampton Hotels Names Smith Senior Director of Product Service
- Wednesday, July 11, 2007
Kurt Smith has been named senior director of product service and development at Hampton Hotels. Previously, Smith served Hampton as director of global brand integration. Prior to that position, he was the director of hotel performance support.
14. State Film Incentives Offer Clue About Village Roadshow in Memphis
- Friday, September 08, 2006
For the big-league Hollywood film company that's in talks to set up a movie production hub in Memphis, it's lights, camera, inaction - at least for now.
On the one hand, sources have confirmed that either Village Roadshow Pictures Group or a division of that company is interested in opening a major operation in Memphis, an undertaking that would include building a soundstage and production offices. Village Roadshow, in turn, would spend $250 million on productions in the city over a five-year period.
15. Archived Article: Lead
- Friday, February 04, 2005
Mortgages Seeing Decline
Mortgages Decline From Record Highs
Though still strong, lending drops as refinances dwindle
The Daily News
The residential real estate market in Memphis is still going strong, but the number of mo...
16. Archived Article: Mortgage Quarterly (lead)
- Friday, October 15, 2004
Third quarter mortgage rates
Mortgage Industry Remains Strong
Refinances down, but still-low rates keep lenders busy
The Daily News
Despite the fact that refinances have declined from 2003, when they comprised as much as 7...
17. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, September 08, 2004
GMAQ Elects Officers for 2005
GMAQ Elects 2005 Officers, Directors
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality announced the election of the following officers for 2005: Pat Brown, president; Marcia Boyd, vice president; Felecia Warner, secret...
18. Archived Article: Trends Focus
- Monday, August 02, 2004
Collierville Faces Growth With Strict Standards
The Daily News
Collierville officials view the bustling East Memphis suburb as an emerging island of commercial development, easily distinguished in its look and plan...
19. Archived Article: Events
- Wednesday, March 24, 2004
Memphis Regional Chamber hosts a chamber orientation at 8 a
The Memphis Regional Chamber hosts an orientation session at 8 a.m. today at the chamber office, 22 N. Front St., Suite 200. The meeting is open to new and existing chamber members. Call...
20. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 26, 2001
Calendar of events Nov
Calendar of events Nov. 26-Dec. 2
Flying Colors Cancer Resource Center, 1068 Cresthaven, Suite 550, hosts Movement Without, Movement Within at 12:30 p.m. Jean Sullivan leads a 30-minute session focused on slow...
21. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 19, 2001
Calendar of events Nov
Calendar of events Nov. 19-Nov. 25
Memphis Investors Group hosts Jeffrey Taylor of www.MrLandlord.com at the monthly meeting from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Holiday Inn Select-Mount Moriah, 2490 Mount Moriah Road. Me...
22. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, November 09, 2001
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will present the Art of Warner Bros
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will present the Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons, an exhibition of original artwork from the world of Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies from Nov. 17 ...
23. Archived Article: Marketplace
- Monday, July 23, 2001
Thoughtware announces partnership ThoughtWare alliances, VC push firm forward in lagging economy By SUE PEASE The Daily News Memphis-based ThoughtWare Technologies is weathering gray economic skies by forming alliances, gaining venture capital and m...
24. Archived Article: Comm Focus St
- Friday, October 08, 1999
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Save the Music Memphis inner-city school students benefit from partnership between VH-1 and Time Warner Cable By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News When John Sykes, chief executive officer of VH-1, enrolled in a Principal for a Day ...
25. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 26, 1999
John J John J. Bradley has been named senior vice president of economic development for the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce. He is the current president of the Tennessee Industrial Development Council. Bradley is a graduate of the University of Ten...
26. Archived Article: Community (pledge)
- Friday, July 17, 1998
By STACEY PETSCHAUER Taking the pledge Temple COGIC campaign will promote finding solutions to drugs, violence and gangs By STACEY PETSCHAUER The Daily News Dr. David Hall is tired of witnessing the violence that surrounds his church and his communi...