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2 hrs ago | Mass Transit
Aug. 21--Promoting public transportation as a means to get to work or play, the Memphis Area Transit Authority will open the agency's first freestanding park-and-ride lots in the Shelby Farms area and run buses from them to job centers, schools, recreation sites and other destinations, officials said Thursday.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
Nashville-based Hot Yoga Plus will open its second Memphis-area location in late November or early December in a roughly 2,000-square-foot space in the mixed-use retail and office complex Stonecreek Centre south of Poplar Avenue at Forest Hill Irene Road.
The Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors on Thursday approved replacing the Allen Fossil Plant in Memphis with a cleaner, natural gas plant that will help ensure continued low-cost and reliable electricity for the greater Memphis area and TVA's western service territory.
The next cookbook from Memphis chef, writer and restaurant consultant Jennifer Chandler hits stores in October, and she has a few signings already scheduled in Memphis to promote it.
Darren Hawkins, president of YRC, said in a prepared statement that upgrading its terminals to distribution centers shows a commitment to growing the company.
The new owner of the 130,593-square-foot office building at 6060 Primacy Parkway in East Memphis has filed an $8.8 million loan on the property.
U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald visited the Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Thursday, Aug. 14, at the end of a two-day visit to the Bluff City that also included a speech to the 70th annual National Convention of American Veterans, known as AMVETS.
1984: The Center City Commission reported $450 million in construction Downtown since 1976, counting public as well as private financing.
The massive trees and the shade they make are the only thing left on the northwest corner of Danny Thomas Boulevard and Chelsea Avenue from the days when American Studios turned out 120 hit records from 1965 to 1972.
The developer behind a proposed McDonald's on Highland Avenue near the University of Memphis is making another attempt at the project.
After nine years of different ownership and talk of a $250 million expansion beyond Elvis Presley's mansion, the revitalization of Graceland into a 120-acre campus gets underway Thursday, Aug. 14. Elvis Presley Enterprises breaks ground Thursday, Aug. 14, on a 450-room hotel near Graceland.
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Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:00 am
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