Orion Negotiating Wonder Bread Site for New HQ

August 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Orion Federal Credit Union issued a press release today announcing plans to move the company's headquarters into the former Wonder Bread building on Monroe in the Edge District. The Flyer recently reported on proposed redevelopment [...]

Pick a Side

August 17th, 2017|0 Comments

1960s: Threat of nuclear war, civil rights protest marches, bloody clashes in the streets, riots. 2017: Hold my beer. Early last week, we were all concerned when the president of the United States offered the [...]

Institute Changes

August 17th, 2017|0 Comments

The Urban Child Institute starts new chapter with a new leader, new focus. Major changes could be on the way for the Urban Child Institute (TUCI) as board members are set to soon vote on [...]

Corker Ends the Suspense, Won't Seek Reelection

September 26th, 2017|0 Comments

The junior of Tennessee’s two high-profile U.S. Senators, Bob Corker, resolved the long-running suspense about his 2018 intentions on Tuesday with a formal announcement that he will not be seeking reelection. The Senator’s announcement made [...]

Listen Up: Geist

September 26th, 2017|0 Comments

If records - or VHS tapes - hadn’t been invented the members of Geist might not be making beautiful music together. Something about the spirit of the performers they heard or viewed back in the [...]

Maciel's Hoping to Reopen Next Week

September 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Good news, taco and torta fans, Maciel's is shooting to reopen by end of next week, Friday or Saturday. The restaurant has been closed since a fire in July. A fire in the building at [...]

On the Scene at BreakFest

September 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Biscuits, pancakes, MF sausage links, eggs all ways — all the good stuff was at this year's BreakFest. Frank Chin captured it for us. And the winners are ... Breakfast Sweets: Squeal Street Too Breakfast [...]

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TN 15% LBD Tax On Hold

March 30th, 2020|0 Comments

Quote from TN Department of Revenue website (emphasis added): Liquor-by-the-Drink Tax and Alcoholic Beverages for Consumption Off Premises Governor Lee’s Executive Order no. 17 authorizes the temporary sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption off of [...]

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Negotiating With Your Landlord

March 23rd, 2020|0 Comments

No one who works for the Memphis Restaurant Association is a commercial real estate agent or attorney. Please use this information at your own risk and/or consult a professional. Our recommendations are below. We highly [...]