Editorial Results (free)
1. Baker Family Keeps Owen Brennan’s Going
- Saturday, May 28, 2016
If you show up on a Sunday for Owen Brennan’s famous brunch, owner Jim Baker will be there to greet you, to say your name and smile at the thought of another round of mimosas being ordered.
2. Oak Hall Hosting St. Jude Run May 1
- Friday, April 29, 2016
Oak Hall will hold its 29th annual Run for St. Jude this weekend.
The run is set for Sunday, May 1, at 3 p.m. Since the race's inception in 1997, Oak Hall has raised more than $2 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
- Monday, July 21, 2014
The National Association of Women Business Owners, Memphis Chapter will hold “Meet Shelby County Women Candidates,” an after-hours nonpartisan reception, Monday, July 21, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Salsa, 6150 Poplar Ave., suite 129. For more information and to RSVP, visit nawbomemphis.org.
- Friday, July 18, 2014
Stage Door Productions will present a locally inspired production of “Godspell” Friday, July 18, to Sunday, July 20, and July 25-27 at the Kroc Center, 800 East Parkway. Buy tickets at stagedoormemphis.org.
5. Sekisui, Circa to Relocate Spaces
- Thursday, January 10, 2013
Two East Memphis restaurants soon will have new addresses.
Sekisui is moving from its original location in the Shops of Humphreys Center, 50 Humphreys Blvd., into Circa by John Bragg’s space in Regalia Shopping Center at 6150 Poplar Ave., suite 122. Circa plans to relocate west to Chickasaw Crossing, 2855 Poplar, in the space where Ronnie Grisanti’s restaurant operated for years.
6. A Fitting Place Keeps Women in Proper Form
- Monday, January 07, 2013
The realm of the professional bra fitter is a delicate one.
In this landscape of lace, silk, tiny hooks and feminine lingo, you could find yourself dancing around unintentional puns like landmines. During a professional conversation (or a business publication interview), phrases like “supportive work environment,” “boost in sales” and “uplifting outlook” become a little awkward.
- 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.
- Wednesday, September 12, 2012
The Tennessee Society for Human Resource Management will hold its 2012 conference and exposition Wednesday, Sept. 12, through Friday, Sept. 14, at Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Visit tnshrmconf.com for a schedule.
- Thursday, August 23, 2012
Memphis Breakfast Rotary Club will meet Thursday, Aug. 23, at 7 a.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Glen Vanderford, regional Rotary Foundation director, will speak. Contact Mark Edwards at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Ave. Cynthia Thompson of HR Professionals of Greater Memphis will speak. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
- Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, June 13, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Anthony Bradley of The Bradley Law Firm PLLC will present “The Truth About the VA Aid & Attendance Pension Benefit.” Cost is free. Contact Jo Garner at 482-0354.
- Tuesday, June 12, 2012
The Church Health Center/MIFA Farmers Market will be open Tuesday, June 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Visit churchhealthcenter.org or call Esther Wills at 250-4673, ext. 1604.
13. Stock Up On Lovely Rioja From Spain
- Monday, March 19, 2012
Rush right out and buy a few bottles of this wonderfully appealing yet suitably serious example of Rioja, from Spain’s most renowned wine region. Burgo Viejo Reserva 2006, Rioja, was produced by a cooperative established by six families in 1987, since grown to 16 families.
- Thursday, February 09, 2012
Rhodes College will host a lecture by productivity coach Jason Womack Thursday, Feb. 9, at 5:30 p.m. in the Blount Auditorium of Buckman Hall on campus. Womack will discuss his new book, “Your Best Just Got Better.” The event is free and open to the public.
- Tuesday, February 07, 2012
Rhodes College will present a lecture by Harvard Law professor Robert Mnookin titled “Bargaining with the Devil” Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 5 p.m. in Blount Auditorium of Buckman Hall on the Rhodes campus. The talk is free and open to the public.
16. Blended Calif. Wine Perfect Aperitif Choice
- Monday, September 26, 2011
Pine Ridge Vineyards, founded in the Napa Valley in 1978, has built a sustained and justified reputation on its stately, long-aging cabernet sauvignon wines. I bet more people, that is to say, more casual wine drinkers, know the winery for an unusual little wine concocted in the early 1990s as an experiment.
17. Restaurant Uproot
- Monday, June 06, 2011
If a prime time television show moves to a different day and time, there’s undoubtedly a risk factor involved.
But if the show’s good enough, it’s going to attract you, said Scott Gentleman, general manager of Jim’s Place East, who hopes that theory also holds true for a popular restaurant.
- Tuesday, May 03, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will gain a broad knowledge of human resource systems, functions and issues in nonprofit organizations. Cost is $99 for members, $150 for nonmembers and $89 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
- Monday, May 02, 2011
St. George’s Independent School will host the second session in its early-learning speakers series titled “The Amazing Adventure: Making the Most of the Parenting Experience” Monday at 6:30 p.m. at St. George’s Germantown campus, 8250 Poplar Ave. The session will feature St. George’s Director of Early Childhood Dr. Stewart Burgess and Dr. William Fesmire, board-certified pediatrician. The series is free and open to the public for parents and educators. For more information, call 261-2390 or visit www.sgis.org.
20. Groceries Closer to Possible Wine Sales
- Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Wine sales in Tennessee’s grocery stores are one step closer to reality.
SB 0316 – the Red White and Food campaign’s preferred bill – was the first item on the calendar for the Senate State and Local Government Committee meeting Tuesday.
- Thursday, March 17, 2011
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will present a breakfast seminar titled “Covenants Not To Compete: Managing Restrictions and Expectations,” Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. at its office at 165 Madison Ave., 20th floor. For more information or to register, contact Nicolette Thomas at 577-2328 or email@example.com.
- Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will partner with the Society for Human Resource Management-Memphis to present a seminar that will cover current legal requirements for employers in Tennessee Wednesday from 7:50 a.m. to noon at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $75 for SHRM-Memphis members and $150 for nonmembers. For more information or to register, visit www.shrm-memphis.org.
- Thursday, December 16, 2010
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Tal Frankfurt, founder of Cloud for Good, will speak on the topic “How to Budget for IT and Develop an RFP for Services.” Cost is $15 for members, $30 for nonmembers and $10 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
- Wednesday, December 15, 2010
The Center City Development Corp. Board of Directors will meet Wednesday at 9 a.m. at 114 N. Main St.
25. Thanksgiving Wine List that Complements Most Feasts
- Monday, November 22, 2010
Economy, shmonomy, don’t pretend that the burning question isn’t what wines Yours Truly will be serving with the Thanksgiving feast. So here they are, the same wines that I have offered annually each year of the past five, when we moved to new digs, but the vintages (and the prices) advance. I bought these products at Wine Market; I had gone in to look at the new store (4734 Spottswood) and realized that it would be a good chance to corral the festive vino. I’ll include other stores where these wines are available: remember that prices can vary among stores.
26. Will Vineyard VinesOpen Memphis Store?
- Thursday, July 26, 2007
Bill Levy, owner and president of Oak Hall, has filed an application for a $732,415 building permit at 6150 U.S. 72 (Poplar Avenue), according to The Daily News Online, www.memphisdailynews.com. Application for the permi
27. CCC Committee to Hear Funding Request From Medical Center Advisory Board
- Monday, July 24, 2006
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners meets at 1:30 p.m. at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. Call 545-4301 for more information.
- Friday, July 21, 2006
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence (ANE) presents "Grant Writing 101" today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. Cost is $75 for members and $115 for non-members. Visit www.npexcellence.org to register.
29. Collierville and Germantown Chambers Host Political Candidates Mixer
- Monday, July 17, 2006
The Collierville and Germantown Chambers of Commerce Government Relations Committees host a "Political Candidates Mixer" from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Ridgeway Country Club, 9800 Poplar Ave. The event will provide an opportunity for attendees to meet and greet many of the candidates who will be on the Aug. 3 ballot in state and federal primaries and the general election for the county offices of mayor, county commission, sheriff, trustee, county clerk and state and county judges. For more information, call 853-1949 or 755-1200.
- Tuesday, May 23, 2006
The Small Business Chamber holds a speed networking meeting today from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Owen Brennan's restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com to register.
31. Emmy Award-Winning CBS Sports Producer to Address AdFed
- Monday, May 22, 2006
The Small Business Chamber holds a speed networking meeting from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Owen Brennan's restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com to register.
- Friday, May 19, 2006
The University of Memphis hosts a Memphis in May Student Affairs Conference today from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Fogelman Executive Center, 330 Innovation Drive, and the FedEx Institute of Technology, 365 Innovation Drive. The theme of the conference is "Implementing Integrative Learning: Pathways that Retain Students for Success." For more information, call Clay Woemmel at 678-5062 or Sandy Schaeffer at 678-5715.
- Tuesday, April 25, 2006
The Small Business Chamber holds a speed networking meeting today from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Owen Brennan's restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Each attendee will be given just seconds to answer three questions regarding his or her business. Networking expert Mark Cardona will present "Know Your Numbers: The Value of Referral," designed to teach attendees how to be effective networkers. Cost is $20 for members; $25 for non-members. Visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com for more information.
34. Crime Victims Center to Hold 'Strength in Unity' Event Tuesday
- Monday, April 24, 2006
The Shelby County Crime Victims Center holds its 12th annual Crime Victims Week awards dinner at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Keynote speakers include Shelby County Mayor
A C Wharton Jr., U. S. Attorney David Kustoff, District Attorney General Bill Gibbons and Shelby County Sheriff Mark Luttrell. The dinner's theme is "Victims' Rights: Strength in Unity." Tickets are $30 or $300 for a table of 10. Call 545-4357 for more information.
- Friday, April 21, 2006
The Tennessee Child Care Facilities Corp. conducts a small business development seminar Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Norris Road Church of Christ, 1055 Norris Road. The class focuses on all aspects of starting and running a child care business. Cost to attend is $25. Call (888) 413-2232.
- Tuesday, March 28, 2006
The Riverfront Development Corp. and the Leadership Academy present "The Leadership of Place Making" today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Tickets are $20. Call 527-4625, Ext. 10, or visit www.memphisriverfront.com for more information.
- Monday, March 27, 2006
The League of Women Voters of Memphis/Shelby County holds an informational meeting about county's proposed unification of planning codes today at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Louise Mercuro, deputy division director of the Memphis and Shelby County Office of Planning and Development, will explain the changes and answer questions. Call 327-6892.
- Tuesday, February 28, 2006
The Association for Women in Communications meets today at 11:45 a.m. in the sunroom of the Junior League of Memphis, 3475 Central Ave. Lillian F. Johnson, Memphis Public Library & Information Center public relations supervisor, is the guest speaker. Cost is $12 for members and $15 for non-members. Contact Dianne Calhoun at firstname.lastname@example.org.
39. Learn How to Work a Room at Small Business Chamber Event
- Monday, February 27, 2006
The Mid-South Small Business Chamber of Commerce presents a speed networking meeting titled "How to Effectively Work a Room" from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Owen Brennan's restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com.
- Monday, February 20, 2006
The Mid-South Small Business Chamber holds its monthly membership meeting breakfast and seminar Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Select at 5795 Poplar Ave. Keynote speaker Jim Blasingame, syndicated columnist and award-winning host of "The Small Business Advocate," radio show, presents his "Small Business Survival Course." Members pay $20 for breakfast only and $47 for breakfast and seminar. Non-members pay $25 for breakfast only and $75 for breakfast and seminar. Call 259-1093 or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com to register.
- Friday, January 27, 2006
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents "The Three F's of the New Starting Point Program" today from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Center at MAAR, 6393 Poplar Ave. Visit www.maar.org.
- Tuesday, January 24, 2006
The Small Business Chamber of Commerce presents a speed networking event today from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Owen Brennan's, 6150 Poplar Ave. Noted networking expert Mark Cardona is the guest speaker. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Contact Austin Baker at email@example.com or visit www.smallbusinesschamber.com to register.
- Tuesday, September 27, 2005
The Small Business Chamber presents a speed networking meeting from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. today at Owen Brennan's, 6150 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20 for members; $25 for non-members. For more information, call 259-1093.
- Wednesday, August 17, 2005
The Memphis Bar Association presents "Bankruptcy: The New Frontier" from noon to 1:30 p.m. today at Salsa Restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Millington Kiwanis meet from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. Thursday at Perkins Restaurant, 8472 U.S. Highway 51 North in Millington. Call 872-1486 or visit www.milling
- Tuesday, August 16, 2005
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. today at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786.
The Memphis Bar Association presents "Bankruptcy: The New Frontier" from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Salsa Restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Lunch is Dutch treat. Call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org to register.
46. U of M Law School Hosts Annual Alumni Dinner
- Monday, August 15, 2005
The Alzheimer's Association presents "Introduction to Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease: Beginning to Cope" from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the association's offices at 326 Ellsworth Road. Call 565-0011 for more information.
47. Archived Article: Standout
- Friday, June 24, 2005
Memphis Standout Dwayne E
Craft Dedicates Career to Helping Investors
LANE GARDNER CAMP
The Daily News
Dwayne E. Craft said now is a great time to be in the financial services business.
People today are taking more personal responsibi...
48. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, August 23, 2004
Bartlett Chamber of Commerce Hosts Breaking Through Series
Bartlett Chamber Hosts Breaking Through Series
The Society of Entrepreneurs meets at noon at Owen Brennans, 6150 Poplar Ave., Suite 150. Attorney Todd Photopolus is the gues...
49. 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 ...
50. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, July 08, 2003
Memphis Area Association of Realtors technology
Memphis Area Association of Realtors technology services department presents a class on the new Comparable Market Analyses Wizard at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the computer lab at MAAR, 6393 Poplar Ave. ...
51. Archived Article: Market Focus
- Monday, June 09, 2003
Fathers Day gives retailers a mid-year boost
Fathers Day gives retailers a mid-year boost
By ANDREW BELL
The Daily News
Politically correct or not, retail business related to Fathers Day involves stereotyping.
Just as a mothers heart ...
52. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Wednesday, March 12, 2003
Court allows Bellevue Inn
Court allows Bellevue Inn
to reopen under strict rules
General Sessions Criminal Court Judge Larry Potter signed a consent order Monday in which Pravien Patel, owner of the Bellevue Inn, 1250 S. Bellevue Blvd., adm...
53. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, July 25, 2002
A free Women and Investing seminar hosted by Salomon Smith Barney is noon today at Owen Brennans, 6150 Poplar Ave
A free Women and Investing seminar hosted by Salomon Smith Barney is noon today at Owen Brennans, 6150 Poplar Ave. Participants will...
54. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, August 18, 2000
The Memphis Recycling Department now offers recycling bins with wheels for city residents who find it difficult or impossible The Memphis Recycling Department now offers recycling bins with wheels for city residents who find it difficult or impossib...
55. Archived Article: Retail.st
- Friday, December 27, 1996
Despite predictions that national retail sales this holiday season would be a disappointment to merchants, some Memphis merchants said they have experienced record sales. Specialty retailers prosper during Christmas season DEC. 27, 1996 -- Despite p...
56. Archived Article: Retail
- Friday, December 27, 1996
Despite predictions that national retail sales this holiday season would be a disappointment to merchants, some Memphis merchants said they have experienced record sales. Specialty retailers prosper during Christmas season By Suzanne Thompson...
57. Archived Article: Prime Prop
- Tuesday, February 27, 1996
2-27 prime properties Regalia, Suite 110 6150 Poplar Ave. For lease A 6,875-square-foot space in the Regalia shopping center is leasing for $18 per square foot. The space is part of the former Taylors Bookstore location which was subdivided after th...