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- Friday, October 21, 2016
Zoo Boo 2016 will be held Friday through Sunday, Oct. 21-23, and Oct. 27-31 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Memphis Zoo, 2000 Prentiss Place. Enjoy trick-or-treat stations, a not-so-haunted tour of Primate Canyon, Dracula’s Disco and more at this all-ages event. Advance tickets are $10 for members and $13 for nonmembers; day-of-event tickets are $2 more. Visit memphiszoo.org for details and tickets.
- Monday, May 23, 2016
Memphis Public Library will hold its mobile vet center, which provides weekly readjustment counseling services to combat veterans, on Monday, May 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Visit memphislibrary.org.
- Saturday, May 21, 2016
Memphis Blues Society and Overton Square will open its 2016 Bluesday Tuesday concert series with Earl "The Pearl" Banks on Tuesday, May 24, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Tower Courtyard, 2101 Madison Ave. Cost is free. Visit overtonsquare.com for a series schedule.
- Saturday, October 31, 2015
“Memphis Noir” release party, hosted by Crosstown Arts and The Booksellers at Laurelwood, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 3, at 6 p.m. at Crosstown Arts’ Story Booth, 438 N. Cleveland St. The anthology’s editors and several contributors will be in attendance. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
- Friday, October 30, 2015
Wine at the Wall, a community fundraiser for development of the Chelsea Avenue Greenline and a celebration of the new public art installation, will be held Friday, Oct. 30, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the corner of Evergreen Street and Marble Avenue. Buy tickets at eventbrite.com or call 901-219-1059.
6. Monument to Honor Nearly 6000 Mississippians at Shiloh
- Tuesday, October 6, 2015
CORINTH, Miss. (AP) — The only southern state without a monument to soldiers who fought in the Battle of Shiloh is changing that.
On Saturday, the Mississippi Veterans Monument Commission will dedicate its memorial at Shiloh National Military Park to nearly 6,000 soldiers who fought in the battle and turn it over to the National Park Service.
- Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the YMCA corporate office, 6373 Quail Hollow Road, suite 201. Joe Rojas of Alliance Title and Escrow will present “Tips for a Smooth Real Estate Closing.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz or call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
8. Sandy Hook Lives to Be Remembered
- Saturday, December 22, 2012
The 26 children and adults who died at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut will be remembered locally Friday, Dec. 21, with several ceremonies.
9. Sandy Hook Lives to Be Remembered
- Friday, December 21, 2012
The 26 children and adults who died at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut last week will be remembered locally Friday, Dec. 21, with several ceremonies.
10. Children’s Heart Foundation Given $15,000 for Relocation
- Friday, November 16, 2012
The International Children’s Heart Foundation was awarded a $15,000 commercial office grant Wednesday, Nov. 14, by the Center City Development Corp. to move its offices from 1750 Madison Ave., suite 500, to Downtown’s Brinkley Plaza, 80 Monroe Ave., suite G-1.
11. The Next Link
- Friday, November 11, 2011
The next front in the city’s greenline movement is along the floodwalls of Chelsea Avenue in North Memphis.
Greater Memphis Greenline Inc. plans to develop a 2.5-mile section of an old railway into the Chelsea Avenue Greenline, a multiuse trail that will connect Overton Park with Uptown.
12. State Approves Move For Planned Parenthood
- Friday, December 18, 2009
The board for the Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency this week approved Planned Parenthood of Greater Memphis Region’s plans to move from 1407 Union Ave. to 1750 Madison Ave.
13. Diocese: Proposed Abortion, Women’s Health Site Too Close to School
- Thursday, December 10, 2009
The Catholic Diocese of Memphis says the proposed new location for Planned Parenthood on Madison Avenue is too close to its high school.
The Rev. Michael P. Joyce, chancellor for the diocese, wrote a letter to the Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency opposing the application that Planned Parenthood of Greater Memphis Region has filed to relocate from 1407 Union Ave. to 1750 Madison. The board for the state agency is scheduled to review the certificate of need application next Wednesday.
14. Planned Parenthood, Others Seek New Locations
- Wednesday, September 16, 2009
Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region Inc. plans to move to another location in Midtown because its lease won’t be renewed, while the owner of two long-term care hospitals looks to build new facilities because of an eminent domain lawsuit.
- Friday, September 4, 2009
MPACT Memphis will hold a Lunch Bunch today at noon at MPACT’s office, 506 S. Main St. To R.S.V.P., contact Joy Turner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 528-8340.
16. Consolidation Conversation To Take Place Today
- Monday, April 20, 2009
Leadership Memphis will host a 90-minute conversation tonight with Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr., Shelby County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman Deidre Malone and Memphis City Council Chairman Myron Lowery.
17. Idlewild Church Nominated For National Register
- Friday, April 17, 2009
The Memphis Landmarks Commission is scheduled to hold a public hearing Thursday on the nomination of Idlewild Presbyterian Church to the National Register of Historic Places.
The church at 1750 Union Ave., built in 1926, is an “excellent local example of a late Gothic Revival church,” according to a staff report prepared for the commission on the church’s nomination to the historic register.
- Friday, October 19, 2007
The EEO/Federal Contractor's Liaison Association of the Mid-South will host an information seminar today from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the University of Memphis Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive. Cost is $100 for members and $125 for nonmembers. Contact Virginia Leonard at 528-4264 or email@example.com to register.
- Thursday, October 18, 2007
MedConnect 2007, a symposium highlighting the latest innovations in technology and health care, will be held today from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at The FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Drive on the University of Memphis campus. Cost is $50 for the general public.
- Friday, September 7, 2007
The Memphis Regional Chamber will continue the Leadership Luncheon series today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. John Faraci, CEO of International Paper, is the featured guest. The event is $25 for chamber members and $35 for nonmembers. Call 543-3571 to register.
21. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, May 2, 2005
MAAR Commercial Council Hosts Educational Session
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786. May 4
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council pre...
22. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, September 20, 2004
MATCU Drives Down Illiteracy
Mpact Memphis Offers Mpact 101 Course
Memphis Area Teachers Credit Union sponsors a golf tournament to drive down illiteracy rates in the Memphis area at 7:30 a.m. at the Germantown Country Club, 1780 K...
23. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, May 1, 1998
The University of Memphis and the Shelby County Crime Commission will offer mid-career education for law enforcement executives beginning this fall The University of Memphis and the Shelby County Crime Commission will offer mid-career education for ...
24. Archived Article: Govt Briefs
- Friday, November 3, 1995
11/3 Govt briefs State Rep. Henri E. Brooks will sponsor the second annual 92nd legislative district seminar on "How to Do Business with State Government on Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Olivet Baptist Church, 3084 Southern Ave. Purc...