VOL. 121 | NO. 242 | Friday, December 15, 2006
The Memphis office of the Tennessee Small Business Development Center hosts "Developing a Business Plan" today from 10 a.m. to noon at Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The $20 seminar will cover how to create a business foundation and identify the status of business finances. For information, call Yolanda Handy at 333-5085.
Ballet Memphis performs "Nutcracker: Home for the Holidays" today through Sunday at the Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St. Tickets cost $20-$70. Call 737-7322, Ext. 302, or visit www.balletmemphis.org.
The Memphis office of the Arthritis Foundation holds its Jingle Bell Run Saturday at 8 a.m. at Audubon Park, 4145 Southern Ave. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the 5K run/one-mile walk begins at 9 a.m. For more information, call Suzanne Shankle at 685-9060.
The Downtown Parking Authority board meets Monday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Center City Commission's conference room, 114 N. Main St. The board will hear presentations from four development proposals submitted in response to the request for proposals for the 100 S. Main St. property. Call 575-0540 for more information.
Fino Villa hosts a wine dinner featuring Todd Patrick with Athens Distributing Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at 875 W. Poplar Ave. Cost is $65 per person. Contact Heather or Tony at 861-2626 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A New Madrid earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 is about 10 percent likely to occur within the next 50 years, according to the United States Geological Survey's Earthquake Probability Mapping System. An incorrect percentage was given in Wednesday's Daily Digest. The Daily News regrets the error.