Editorial Results (free)
1. Last Word: After the Last Hole, Cutting County Property Taxes and A Recycled Gown
- Tuesday, June 13, 2017
The story of how the Overton Park Conservancy raised $1 million in two months didn’t go according to the script. It wasn’t large donors, it was a lot of contributions of $250 or less it turns out, many from people who have never been to the park, the zoo or the greensward in particular whether it’s on foot or in a car. There were donations from Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia and every state, except South Dakota.
2. 2,700 Vote Early, 3 Election Day Polls Move in House District 95
- Tuesday, June 13, 2017
A total of 2,700 citizens cast early votes ahead Thursday’s special state House District 95 election in eastern Shelby County. And on election day, three of the 14 polling places – two in Collierville and one in Germantown – will move from their regular locations.
3. Developer Files Permit for Graceland-Area Hotel
- Tuesday, August 19, 2014
3411 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116
Permit Cost: $3.5 million
4. Perkins Hotel Sells After Foreclosure
- Tuesday, June 3, 2014
2700 S. Perkins Road
Memphis, TN 38118
Sale Amount: $2.2 million
Sale Date: May 23, 2014
Buyer: HC Memphis LLC
Seller: Douglas M. Alrutz, successor trustee
Details: The Inn at Thousand Oaks hotel at 2700 S. Perkins Road in Parkway Village has sold for $2.2 million following a first-run foreclosure notice filed earlier this year.
5. Shelby County CRE Sales Up 14 Percent in February
- Friday, March 14, 2014
Shelby County recorded 49 commercial real estate sales in February, according to real estate information company Chandler Reports, www.chandlerreports.com.
6. CubeSmart Sells Storage Facility for $7.9 Million
- Tuesday, November 12, 2013
2700 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38112
Sale Amount: $7.9 million
Sale Date: Nov. 4, 2013
Buyer: WCP/DSSH Holdings 16 LLC
Seller: CubeSmart LP
Details: Wayne, Va.-based self-storage real estate investment trust CubeSmart LP has sold the U-Store-It facility at 2700 Poplar Ave. in the 38112 ZIP code for $7.9 million.
7. CubeSmart Sells Storage Facility for $7.9 Million
- Friday, November 8, 2013
Wayne, Va.-based self-storage real estate investment trust CubeSmart LP has sold the U-Store-It facility at 2700 Poplar Ave. in the 38112 ZIP code for $7.9 million.
- Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Debbie Reeves of the Tennessee Housing Development Agency will present “First-Time Homebuyers Housing Information Before You Buy or Rent.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
- Saturday, October 19, 2013
Ballet Memphis will present “River Project 2,” the world premiere of three works inspired by the Mississippi River, from Saturday, Oct. 19, to Oct. 27 at Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper St. Buy tickets at balletmemphis.org.
- Monday, July 23, 2012
Tennessee PTA will conduct summer leadership training as part of its 2012 Tour de Tennessee Monday, July 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Southwind High School, 7900 E. Shelby Drive. Anyone interested in increasing parental involvement in school is invited. Cost is $5. Visit tnpta.org.
11. Downtown Mixed-Use Bldg. Sells for $1.5M in Foreclosure
- Tuesday, February 28, 2012
92-96 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN 38103
Sale Amount: $1.5 million
Sale Date: Feb. 10, 2012
- Friday, August 13, 2010
The Memphis Central Rotary Club will meet Friday from noon to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Jackson Baker, political columnist for The Memphis Flyer, will speak. Cost is $25 for guests. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
- Thursday, August 12, 2010
The Greater Memphis Chamber will hold a breakfast forum Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Peabody Hotel, 149 Union Ave. Gregg Morton, president of AT&T Tennessee, will speak. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. To register, call 543-3518 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, January 15, 2010
The Mid-South Peace and Justice Center will hold a gala and banquet celebrating its 28th anniversary today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bridges, 477 N. Fifth St. Daphene R. McFerren, director of the Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change at the University of Memphis, and Dr. Ken Reardon, director of the graduate program in City and Regional Planning at the University of Memphis, will be the keynote speakers. Cost is $35 per ticket and $270 for a table of eight. For tickets, call 725-4990 or 800-838-3006.
- Tuesday, August 25, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Mike Moffatt, governor of Rotary District 6800, will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Monday, August 24, 2009
The Memphis Symphony Chorus will hold auditions to find new chorus members for the 2009-2010 season today at 6 p.m. at Balmoral Presbyterian Church, 6413 Quince Road. Interested people should call the Memphis Symphony office at 537-2500 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, July 29, 2009
The Shelby County Commission will hold committee meetings today beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the fourth floor committee room of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
- Tuesday, July 28, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Veterinarian Kathy Mitchener will speak about stem cell research. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Monday, July 27, 2009
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will meet today at 6 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. The educational topic will deal with the role and function of a teller’s committee.
- Tuesday, June 30, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will present a workshop titled “Advocacy & Public Policy” today from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave. Alliance for Justice will lead the workshop. 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
- Monday, June 29, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will present a workshop titled “Advocacy & Public Policy” Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave. 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.
22. Winbranch Apartments Sold Following Foreclosure
- Tuesday, June 23, 2009
3595 Millbranch Road
Memphis, TN 38116
Sale Amount: $4 Million
Sale Date: June 4, 2009
Buyer: LBUNS 2004-C4 Millbranch Road LLC
Seller: Ronald G. Steen Jr., successor trustee
23. City of Germantown To Demolish Fire Station
- Wednesday, June 17, 2009
The city of Germantown has filed a $2 million building permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement to demolish its fire station at 3031 Forest Hill-Irene Road. The 4-acre property where the old station sits will house the new facility.
- Monday, February 23, 2009
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis Inc. will hold its weekly meeting and lunch today at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Phillip J. Braden, manager of the Memphis Airports District Office for the Federal Aviation Administration, will present “The Impact of the FAA on the Economy.” Cost is $14. No reservations are required.
- Wednesday, February 4, 2009
Talk Shoppe will present “The Impact of Foreclosures & the 2009 Tax Reappraisal” by Cleo Stevenson of Chandler Reports today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 257-6536.
- Tuesday, February 3, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Tommy Wells, president of the American Bar Association, will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Monday, February 2, 2009
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis Inc. will hold its weekly meeting and luncheon today at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn–University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Vic Young of Fisher & Arnold Inc. will present “View All West Tennessee as – Builds, Contours, Utilities, and High Resolution Aerials on Your Laptop or PC. Made So Easy an Engineer Can Do It.” Cost is $14. No reservations are required.
- Monday, March 24, 2008
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center will host photographer, author and historian Willy Bearden, who will present a photo archive of the historic Victorian Village district, today at 5:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call 415-2700.
- Tuesday, February 5, 2008
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon in the Steamboat Room of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. A lunch buffet will be provided for $18. Shelby County Sherriff Mark Luttrell will speak on "What Citizens Can Do to Lower Crime." Reservations should be made to Taylor Hughes at 526-1318 or email@example.com.
- Friday, June 8, 2007
The Center for Southern Folklore presents singer/songwriter Kate Campbell today at 8 p.m. at 119 S. Main St. Tickets are $25 for the best available seats. The remainder cost $15 in advance or $18 at the door. Call 525-3655 or visit www.southernfolklore.com to purchase tickets.
- Thursday, June 7, 2007
The Aging Commission of the Mid-South and the Alzheimer's Association will present a free educational conference for caregivers today from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Germantown Centre, 1801 Exeter Road.
- Tuesday, June 5, 2007
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop titled "What If...? Crisis Management and Disaster Planning for Nonprofits" Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis Inc., 515 Erin Drive. The event is $99 for members and $150 for nonmembers.
- Thursday, January 18, 2007
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center presents "Nuts and Bolts of Starting a Small Business" today at 6:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The workshop will be conducted by Mark Taylor, senior counselor in the Memphis office of the Tennessee Small Business Development Center. Call 415-2700 for details.
- Wednesday, January 17, 2007
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South holds its monthly luncheon today from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Road. Dave Kevern, vice president of sales for FedEx, is the guest speaker. Admission is $25 for non-members. Call 937-5532 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
- Tuesday, January 16, 2007
Rhodes College holds its annual tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. today at 7 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center. Dr. Charles Payne, the Sally Dalton Robinson Professor of History, African-American Studies and Sociology at Duke University, is the keynote speaker. For more information, call 843-3997.
- Monday, November 27, 2006
Talk Shoppe presents "Tips for Home & Personal Security During the Holidays" Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale St. Drew Trapnell, president of National Certified Alarms (NCA) USA Inc. and Joanne Nichols, local representative for NCA USA, are the guest speakers. For more information, call Talk Shoppe sponsor Jo Garner at 759-7808.
- Tuesday, October 10, 2006
The Memphis chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) meets today at 6 p.m. at Fox Ridge Pizza, 1769 N. Germantown Parkway. For more information, call Jill Rayman at 550-0487.
- Friday, October 6, 2006
The 16th annual Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (MIFA) and Memphis Home Furnishings Association Golf Classic takes place Tuesday at noon at Cherokee Valley Golf Course, 6635 Crumpler Blvd. in Olive Branch. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. For information on team and individual participation, as well as volunteer and sponsorship opportunities, visit www.mifa.org or contact Charlie Nelson, MIFA director of special events/volunteers, at 529-4514 or email@example.com.
39. Memphis Carriages on Exhibit At Rivertown Gallery
- Monday, October 2, 2006
Rivertown Gallery presents "Memphis Carriages" through Oct. 31 at 119 S. Main St. The exhibition will feature paintings depicting horses and carriages, as well as local scenes. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 527-7573 or visit www.rivertowngallery.net.
40. Among Other Events, Collierville Hosts Fireworks Extravaganza Today
- Monday, July 3, 2006
The Town of Collierville holds an Independence Day Celebration from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in H.W. Cox Jr. Park, 440 W. Powell Road. A fireworks show is scheduled to begin at 9:30 p.m. For more information, call 853-3225.
- 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.
42. 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.
43. 100 Black Women Coalition Shows How to Fine-Tune Finances
- Monday, February 6, 2006
National Seminars Training presents "How to Motivate, Manage and Lead a Team" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marriott East Hotel, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Cost to attend is $199. Call (800) 258-7246 or visit www.nationalseminarstraining.com to register.
44. Joseph Kyles to Discuss the Merits of Black History Month
- Monday, January 30, 2006
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council presents a Commercial Property Tax and Reappraisal Forum from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Center of the MAAR offices, 6393 Poplar Ave. This is the first in the 2006 MAAR Commercial Council broker forum series. Cost is free for members and $15 for non-members. Call 818-2428 for more information.
45. 'America' Photos Part of Katrina Benefit at Kurts Gallery
- Monday, January 23, 2006
National Seminars Group presents a Basic Supervision Seminar from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Attendees learn strategies for boosting productivity, morale and the quality of employees' work. Cost is $179. Call (800) 356-5107 or visit www.nationalseminarstraining.com to register.
46. Archived Article
- Tuesday, August 23, 2005
Cost: $15.5 million
Borrower: CP Memphis Properties LLC
Lender: U.S. Bank NA
47. Mpact Memphis Hosts Career Workshop
- Monday, July 18, 2005
The Memphis Public Library & Information Center hosts "Job Searching on the Web" at 6 p.m. at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Call 415-2722 to register.
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women presents "Does One Calorie Level Fit All?" from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the hospital, located at 6225 Humphreys Blvd. The seminar offers participants tips and guidelines on leading a healthy lifestyle. Call (800) 4BAPTIST or 227-8478 for reservations.
- Thursday, July 14, 2005
The Memphis Public Library & Information Center presents "Your Newsletter - How to Make it Better" as part of the Second Thursday community lecture series at 11:30 a.m. today at the Poplar-White Station branch, 5094 Poplar Ave. Call 415-2700.
49. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 30, 2003
Calendar of Events June 30-July 6
Calendar of Events June 30-July 6
The Collierville Chamber of Commerce holds a ribbon cutting and grand reopening of Wilson Furniture Co. Inc., 225 Washington St., at 10 a.m. For information, call 8...
50. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Thursday, February 27, 2003
Crews Training inks
Crew Training inks
deals with Tenn. firms
Germantown-based Crew Training International Inc., an aviation training company, has signed contracts with two Tennessee companies.
State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Co. has si...
51. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 14, 2002
Calendar of events Oct
Calendar of events Oct. 14-Oct. 20
The Jewish Community Center Theatre, 6560 Poplar Ave., hosts a lottery referendum debate at 7 p.m. Speaking for the lottery referendum is state Sen. Steve Cohen, Student Scho...
52. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 11, 2002
Calendar of events Jan Calendar of events Feb. 11-Feb. 17 Feb. 11 The Shelby County Republican Womens Club host Germantown Mayor Sharon Goldsworthy and Shelby County School board chairman David Pickler at 11 a.m. at the Adams Mark, 939 Ridge Lake Bl...
53. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, February 8, 2002
Memphis Tax Assistance Program, a non-profit service, will offer free tax assistance during February to working families with The Dutch Treat Luncheon is 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Audubon Cafe, 4002 Park Ave. The guest speaker is State Rep. Larry M...
54. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 12, 2000
Lynne Waymon, business visibility expert, speaker and author of Smart Networking: Turning Contacts Into Cash, Clients & Caree Lynne Waymon, business visibility expert, speaker and author of "Smart Networking: Turning Contacts Into Cash, Cli...
55. Archived Article: Graphic (divbyzip)
- Friday, September 3, 1999
Money woes Money woes Arguments over finances are one of the leading causes of divorce. And it's not always the lack of money that causes those woes, as evidenced by the fact that of divorces filed in circuit or chancery courts, the Cordova area led...
56. Archived Article: Loeb(lead) Lj
- Tuesday, April 13, 1999
By LAURIE JOHNSON Loeb Properties to start office/retail projects By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Construction is set to begin this week on the first two buildings in Trinity Creek Business Park, an office/retail development designed to give tenant...
57. Archived Article: G'town Fire Station Lj
- Friday, March 19, 1999
By LAURIE JOHNSON Construction starts on Germantown fire station By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Construction is underway on a fire station at 2700 Cross Country Drive in Germantown that will replace the citys existing Fire Station No. 1 at Poplar ...
58. Archived Article: Apartment, 4q
- Wednesday, February 10, 1999
By STACEY PETSCHAUER Apartment completions peaked at end of 98 By STACEY PETSCHAUER The Daily News Apartment construction peaked at the end of 1998, with new unit completions up by 62 percent over 1997. Around 2,900 new units were completed last yea...
59. Archived Article: G Methodist Ed Lj
- Thursday, March 26, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON Expanded emergency unit to open at Methodist Germantown By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The renovation and expansion of Methodist Hospital Germantowns emergency department is complete, and the new unit will be fully operational Tu...
60. Archived Article: Back
- Wednesday, November 27, 1996
Car dealership marks move to new location Car dealership marks move to new location Oakley-Keesee Ford will officially mark its new location at Stage Road and Germantown Parkway with a grand opening on Friday and Saturday. Earlier this month, the de...
61. Archived Article: Govt Briefs
- Friday, September 6, 1996
Tennessee Valley Authoritys business plan for fiscal year 1997 will support a work force of 15,500, with about 700 other employees being assigned to the Services organization, TVA chief administrative officer Norman Zigrossi announced last week Tenn...