VOL. 129 | NO. 115 | Friday, June 13, 2014
A new hotel near Graceland has passed a key regulatory hurdle.
Brooks Museum returns New York artist to spotlight
When “Marisol: Sculptures and Works on Paper” opens Saturday, June 14, at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, sculptor Marisol Escobar will be at her New York home, where she spends much of her time, working occasionally 40 to 50 years after being in the spotlight of the art world.
The Shops at Saddle Creek has picked up a new tenant as the lifestyle center undergoes a renovation.
The departing headmaster of Presbyterian Day School says American education needs more of a revolution than evolution.
Shelby County Commissioner Henri Brooks was charged Thursday, June 12, with assault after a Memphis police investigation of a parking lot argument over a parking space involving Brooks.
The addition of new faces at RedRover Sales & Marketing, like that of account executive Charles Vance, underscores the agency’s intent to double in size this year.
Andy Marcinko has been to every World Cup since 1986, and he will be in Brazil for a good two weeks of the 2014 World Cup.
OXFORD, Miss. – With breakthrough success comes the luxury of laughter, and the breathing room that allows Ole Miss baseball coach Mike Bianco to say that reaching the College World Series took longer than he imagined.
GET IT TOGETHER. A year ago, right here, I suggested – and a flat ton of you agreed – that we should get something rolling up and down Cooper.
I’ve recently received multiple letters from scientists in the research community with questions about their career transitions. Most likely, this is because of Memphis’ thriving medical research community. After all, Memphians are developing new technologies for things from vaccines to cancer cures.
LEBANON, Tenn. (AP) – State officials say the expansion of an automotive parts manufacturer in Wilson County could create more than 200 jobs.
WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. retail sales rose modestly in May as consumers turned cautious in their spending. But the weaker-than-expected growth is unlikely to derail stronger overall results in the second quarter.
NEW YORK (AP) – If you hope to get a raise that finally feels like one, it helps to work in the right industry.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The House voted Thursday to make permanent a generous tax break that makes it easier for small businesses to buy new equipment and improve their property, part of an election-year showdown over a series of expired tax breaks worth billions.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose this week for a second straight week but remained near historic lows.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Amazon's newly announced music streaming service is yet another attempt by the company to move beyond e-commerce and infuse itself into the daily lives of Americans with an increasing number of offerings –including grocery delivery and streaming TV.