VOL. 130 | NO. 140 | Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Just two months after landing at Memphis International Airport, Allegiant Air is expanding its service.
Darrius Stewart and Troy Goode died a day apart on different sides of the state line while both were in police custody.
A wave of Downtown hotel plans has officials pumping the brakes on using public incentives for smaller, limited-service hotels.
Vergos sisters open art studio for kids in Overton Square
If you eat a plate of ribs at Charlie Vergos’ Rendezvous, you’re likely to walk away with messy fingers. You’re also likely to get messy at a new business in Overton Square, where sisters Anna Vergos Blair and Katherine Vergos Riederer have opened their kid-friendly creativity zone The Art Project.
The Memphis City Council is poised to take key votes Tuesday, July 21, on multiple real estate development projects, including an indoor storage facility planned in a prime East Memphis neighborhood.
Memphis artist Gino Barzizza says the inspiration that guided his creation of this year’s Cooper-Young Festival poster – which will be unveiled at a party Aug. 6 at CoWork Memphis – is the long-running Midtown festival itself.
Memphis City Council chairman Myron Lowery says no candidate in the October city elections should be affected by the council’s second redrawing of its district lines in four years.
The Memphis City Council will meet Tuesday, July 7, at 3:30 p.m. in the Council chambers in City Hall, 125 N. Main St. Click on the meeting icon for an agenda.
REAL ESTATE RECAP
41 Acres for, Future Ikea Store -
Ikea continues to take steps toward construction of its massive Cordova store.
Last week’s column focused on six basic things you should know before writing a proposal. Here, we address three more nuanced things to consider.
Waking on Sunday morning in the HoteLumiere in Downtown St. Louis I was physically beat from a scorching hot Cardinals game the night before.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The state of Tennessee will not plant trees and shrubs to hide a statue of Confederate general and early Ku Klux Klan member Nathan Bedford Forrest.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The Kuwait-born man who killed five service members was first treated by a child psychiatrist for depression when he was 12 or 13 years old, fought drug and alcohol abuse in later years and went to Jordan last year to clean up, a person close to the family said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton plans later this week to propose raising capital gains taxes for some investors, part of a larger campaign effort to encourage greater focus on longer-term economic growth rather than more immediate gains for investors.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are directing the eight biggest U.S. banks to hold capital at levels above industry requirements to cushion against unexpected losses and reduce the chances of future taxpayer bailouts.
NEW YORK (AP) — Doris Ranzman had followed the expert advice, planning ahead in case she wound up unable to care for herself one day. But when a nursing-home bill tops $14,000 a month, the best-laid plans get tossed aside.