VOL. 128 | NO. 147 | Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Memphis-area homebuilders are facing a host of issues – rising materials costs, increased labor costs and regulatory issues – that could act as a drag on the industry.
RedRover prepares for new digs in Falls Building
RedRover Sales & Marketing is a few months away from starting a new chapter in the firm’s more-than-seven-year existence because of having arrived at what’s arguably a good problem to have.
Two Shelby County Commissioners with about a year left in office see an afterlife of issues with the county budget and $4.38 property tax rate the commission approved earlier this month.
Chances are if you live in Memphis, you know someone with diabetes or pre-diabetes.
The last school year of the Memphis City Schools system showed more than 5 percent growth each in math and science proficiency with roughly a third to 38 percent of those students rated as proficient or advanced.
REAL ESTATE RECAP
2150 Covington Pike, Memphis, TN 38128, Sale Amount: $11.4 million -
The Sam’s Club at 2150 Covington Pike in Raleigh has sold for $11.4 million to a California investor.
Continuous training, education and exposure to new people and ideas can lead to continuous improvement, motivation and engagement. Workshops, seminars and conferences add to the skill set and competency of nonprofit employees, executives, board members and volunteers. The question is: what happens after the workshop or conference?
There is a persistent and ever widening divide in our country between those who have plenty and those who suffer poverty.
A lease is a lease is a lease, right? A certain amount of square feet at a set rate per square foot, maybe with some kind of built-in increase during the lease period.
UNION CITY (AP) – Innovative Hearth Products has announced it will close its Lennox plant in Union City.
KNOXVILLE (AP) – Two more members of the Pilot Flying J sales staff have pleaded guilty to defrauding customers at the truck-stop chain owned by the family of Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam.
NASHVILLE (AP) – The Nashville International Airport saw more than 10 million passengers during fiscal year 2013.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Tennessee is, for a fourth consecutive year, ranked No. 1 in automotive manufacturing strength in the nation.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Gov. Bill Haslam took office with a 45-day freeze on implementing any new government rules.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is renewing his attack on Michael Dell's leadership and warning that the latest offer from Dell to buy the struggling PC maker he founded bypasses an important shareholder safeguard.
NEW YORK (AP) – Don't let the global economy fool you: Luxury is hardly dead.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Kentucky's Rand Paul said Monday that he's "very supportive" of fellow U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander but stopped short of endorsing the Tennessee Republican, who is up for re-election next year.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes dipped in June from a six-year high in May, a sign that sales could stabilize over the next few months.