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- Sunday and Projects editor
11/18/2008 - current
Baptist Hospital patients in Memphis get tiny new heart monitors to help detect abnormalities
Published 04/13/2014 at 4:29 p.m.
With a tiny new insertable device, doctors at Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis can continuously and wirelessly monitor a patient's heart for up to three years.
Motorists face additional lane closures this weekend in Fayette and Shelby counties
Published 04/11/2014 at 5 p.m.
The Tennessee Department of Transportation announced several lane closures affecting travel on interstate highways this weekend.
With more tiny babies surviving, Shelby County tries to cut number of preterm births
Updated 04/11/2014 at 4:52 p.m.
With infant mortality rates on a downward trend, health officials now focus on reducing the number of babies born premature and underweight.
RDC considers operating its own bar and grill at Beale Street Landing
Published 04/05/2014 at 6:47 p.m.
Beale Street Landing will have a bar and grill, rather than a full restuarant, operated by the Riverfront Development Corp.
MATA buses get green light with new signal-priority network on Poplar, Elvis Presley
Published 04/03/2014 at 3:48 p.m.
New transit priority signals will make it quicker and easier for MATA buses to travel from Germantown to Downtown Memphis.
Warm weather, pollen mark start of allergy season in Memphis
Published 04/01/2014 at 5:24 p.m.
For at least 3 in 10 Americans, spring means sneezing and congestion as much as it does dogwood blooms and mild weather. The problem is especially pronounced in Memphis.
Shelby Farms seeks to minimize disruption to visitors during major construction project
Published 03/29/2014 at 8:23 p.m.
Shelby Farms Park Conservancy has hired a project director, Kim Elorriagga, to oversee major improvements to the park beginning this spring and summer, including a major expansion of Patriot Lake.
Population growth stagnant in Memphis metro area, new census estimates show
Updated 03/27/2014 at 4:37 p.m.
While Nashville continued to boom, Metropolitan Memphis registered only minimal growth during the 12 months ending last July 1, the latest Census figures show.
Additional lanes to close on Sam Cooper Boulevard in East Memphis
Published 03/21/2014 at 4:24 p.m.
As if to administer the pain in doses, the Tennessee Department of Transportation on Saturday will impose more lane closures on Sam Cooper Boulevard in East Memphis.
Spring has sprung? Not really, as cold winter delays blossoms on trees, flowers in Greater Memphis
Published 03/19/2014 at 5:09 p.m.
“It’s going to be a real hit-and-miss spring,” said Rick Pudwell, director of horticulture at Memphis Botanic Garden.
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