Wednesday update

Hot Wheels on Beale will happen this Saturday, September 17, with hundreds of Corvettes up and down Beale Street.

117 Prime has a new menu:

I realized I missed an important game yesterday when I listed Saturday’s college football games of interest to Memphians: 13 Miami vs. 24 Texas A&M. It’s on ESPN at 8:00 PM. I edited the post and added it to the list.

The New Wing Order food truck will be at Cordelia’s Market tonight from 5 to 8.

Sunday is National Cheeseburger Day, and Food & Wine has a list of restaurant chains where you can get free cheeseburgers that day. Free cheeseburgers? Wonder if the Nuh-Uh Girl will show up.

The DM’s Chris Herrington has a look at Krissy’s Soul Food, which opened recently at Poplar and Manassas.

The pool table at the Blind Bear did indeed make its return yesterday. I’ve heard a rumor that another piece of entertainment equipment will return to a Downtown bar this week after a long absence, but I’m taking that with a grain of salt.

New Memphis is hiring a Director of Communications & Community Engagement.

Youth Villages will hold a Direct Care Job Fair on Thursday, September 29.

The CA reports that a new apartment complex will be developed on the area bordered by E.H. Crump Blvd., Virginia Avenue, Kentucky Street, and Florida Street. Wow… apartment development has made it all the way to Crump. Better hurry up and get Momma’s back open, Aldo, you’re about to have some hungry and thirsty new neighbors across the street.

Today is National Cream-Filled Donut Day and Eat a Hoagie Day.

Daaaang… Otis Sanford went off on Jackson State’s “Coach Prime” Deion Sanders for abandoning the Southern Heritage Classic in his opinion piece this week for ABC 24.

YOGA! There’s a free yoga class at 5:30 this afternoon in Health Sciences Park.

The annual Mississippi River Monsters fishing tournament happens at Bass Pro at the Pyramid this weekend. Friday afternoon there will be seminars and then Saturday it’ll be time to get fishing.

Giordano Dance Chicago comes to the Orpheum this Friday and Saturday.

That’s it. Back tomorrow.