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Memphis, Tennessee is located in Shelby County. Zip codes in Memphis, TN include 38151, 38163, and 38116. The median home price in Memphis is $92,500 which is roughly $45/per square foot. More Memphis information.

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20 hrs ago | MTV

Only Rick Ross Can Flip 'Elvis Presley' And Drug References In The Same Song

Rick Ross has been putting his native Miami on his broad shoulders for a number of years, but for the first single off of his upcoming Hood Billionaire LP, Rozay heads west to Memphis, Tennessee. On Monday , Ross dropped off "Elvis Presley BLVD," the first track and music video off his upcoming seventh solo LP.

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Yesterday | Business Journal

Downtown Memphis building destroyed by fire

The fire began around noon at 296 Monroe Ave, a building just south of the Fielder's Square Apartments, and fire crews remained on site much of the day to prevent the blaze from spreading.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Business Journal

Smith & Nephew plans $4M renovation of Memphis facility

Smith & Nephew - a Memphis-based maker of medical devices, like the one ones shown here - is renovating space for additional manufacturing in Southeast Memphis. Smith & Nephew Inc. , a medical device maker based in Memphis, has pulled a nearly $4.3 million permit to renovate a Southeast Memphis facility, according to a report.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Business Journal

BrownDog Lodge goes east

The luxury dog hotel, daycare and spa now has locations at 4953 Black Road and 426 S. Germantown Parkway. The new, 7,600-square-foot location adds 50 percent more capacity than BrownDog's original 5,000-square-foot home, which opened in 2006.

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The Daily News

New Owner Files Loan on Dexter Road BP

The new owner of the BP gas station and convenience store at 7469 Dexter Road in unincorporated Northeast Shelby County near Cordova has filed a $1.4 million loan on the property. Shah Investment LLC which acquired the property in a Sept.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

New York Daily News

11 busted in Memphis lot riot; beating victim's dad speaks out

Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong, left, speaks on Monday about the mob attacks at the Poplar Plaza Kroger on Saturday night, as Memphis Mayor A C Wharton, Jr., looks on. Police in Tennessee have collared 11 people, mostly teens, in connection with a swarming mob attack in a grocery store parking lot that injured three people, including two teen clerks, and was captured on video that quickly went viral.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Daily News

Midtown West Clinic Sells for $6 Million

The West Clinic cancer center at 1580 Union Ave . and two vacant parcels have sold for slightly less than $6 million.

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The Daily News

Fueling Film

FuelFilm, a nonprofit that wants to serve as a launch pad of sorts for independent filmmakers and to kick the Memphis film industry up a notch, is ready for its close-up. Megan Schneider, Matt Beickert and David Merrill, right, of FuelFilm in the company's Downtown offices.

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The Daily News

Bloodworth: Greenways Increasing Residential Values

The Memphis region's existing 50 miles of greenways, paths and trails are responsible for some increase in property values, particularly residential property, says Rusty Bloodworth, vice president of Boyle Investment Co . and past chairman of the Urban Land Institute's Memphis chapter.

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Columbia Daily Herald

Columbia-made 9/11 memorial finds home in Memphis

The 9/11 memorial features tiles with the images of more than 400 first responders who died at the World Trade Center. The tiles combine to make an American flag.

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New York Daily News

Violent teen mob attacks shoppers, workers at Tenn. grocery store

Two Kroger workers were knocked out when rioters attacked them and heaved large pumpkins at their heads, police said. One boy, caught on camera kicking a helpless Kroger worker, has been arrested, and Memphis police were searching for others.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Herald-Citizen

Dinner with an Author to feature Vince Vawter

A 2014 Newbery Honor Book award-winner from Louisville, Tenn., will be this year's guest speaker at the Putnam County Library Friends' annual Dinner with an Author. Vince Vawter, author of "Paperboy" will speak at the event, to be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Daily News

Whole Foods Pulls Building Permit

Whole Foods is moving forward with construction of its new store in Germantown. The company pulled a $6.6 million building permit for the store at Poplar Avenue and Pete Mitchell Road in Germantown.

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The Daily News

September 5-11: This Week in Memphis History

Osbourne was touring with a band that featured guitarist Randy Rhoades who would die less than a year later in a plane crash. The Memphis show finished abruptly when Osbourne had to stop performing because of a broken rib he sustained earlier on the tour after falling off stage.

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Chattanoogan.com

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan To Bring 5th Annual...

Mr. Duncan will discuss President Obama's My Brother's Keeper Initiative in Birmingham and then highlight the importance of science, technology, engineering and math education in Huntsville.

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The Jackson Sun

Shelby County election candidates claim fraudShelby County election...

Shelby County election candidates claim fraud Candidates who lost in Shelby County races in last month's election are suing election officials, alleging fraud. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/politics/2014/09/05/shelby-county-election-candidates-claim-fraud/15121149/ Annette Mallet passes a wall of campaign signs on Poplar Ave. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 near the Shelby County Election Commission Offices in Memphis, Tenn.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

The Daily News

FedEx Decides Not to Renew Renaissance Center Lease

FedEx Services is not renewing a roughly 11,000-square-foot lease at the 189,644-square-foot Renaissance Center office building at 1715 Aaron Brenner Drive that expires Oct. 1. Employees affected by the decision will be moved to FedEx facilities, part of a broader consolidation and efficiency plan the company has been pursuing. "FedEx continuously evaluates opportunities that can enhance our ability to serve our customers," said FedEx spokesman Scott Fielder .

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The Memphis Flyer

Catching Up with the Mayor of Frayser

The self-appointed Mayor of Frayser has moved to Pennsylvania, but he says he's still holding things down back home. "People ask me all the time how I can still be the Mayor of Frayser up here, but I'm just like every other Memphis politician.

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Memphis

City Guide 2014: Whoa s Who in Memphis

In 2014, Memphians savored home-made brews in the neglected Tennessee Brewery, pondered ways to cross the Mississippi using the old Harahan Bridge, and enjoyed plays in the brand-new Hattiloo Theatre, just one of the gems in the revamped and renewed Overton Square / Cooper-Young theatre and arts district. Meanwhile, schoolkids managed to figure out the newly merged city/county school system, Memphis International Airport struggled to fill its space , and a disturbing number of police officers came down with the "Blue Flu."

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Daily News

Harmony Park Apartments Sells for $2.6 Million

The 164-unit Harmony Park Apartments and Townhomes at 3365 Steve Road has sold for $2.6 million to two entities.

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