So I gotta start with a story about my boy Coyote.
He showed up at the Blind Bear at 7 last night ready for business. Black dress shirt, black belt, black slacks, black shoes. He was totally ready to rock that Wednesday shift.
Except it was Tuesday.
He had the night off.
Gray Canary is closing. You have until the end of the week to get by there.
Danny Green has targeted February 1 for his debut. He’s been out injured since the Grizzlies acquired him via trade 8 months ago.
Grizz center Steven Adams will be out 3-5 weeks with a knee sprain. Will we see JJJ get minutes at the 5 in his absence?
The Grizz play Golden State at 9 tonight, nationally televised on ESPN. The Warriors’ James Wiseman is expected to return from injury tonight.
Loflin Yard is holding a Super Bowl party on February 12. Squares game with monetary prizes each quarter. $16 local beer buckets.
Belz has announced that part of Pembroke Square, currently office space, will be converted into apartments.
Stock & Belle is having a Galentine’s Day party Saturday, February 11 noon to 4. $25 ticket includes a 25% off coupon that can be used in store.
Today is Irish Coffee Day. Come join me at Bardog and let Allie Cat make you one.
The Shelby County clerk’s Downtown office will be closed for motor vehicle registrations and titles this week and next. You’re doing a great job serving the public, Wanda!
St. Jude has added a new Family Commons space away from treatment and staff.
Wiseacre Downtown is having a Blues and Bleus, and Brews bleu cheese and beer pairing Saturday. $25. Limited space, so make a reservation.
The International Blues Challenge is happening on and around Beale Street this week.
And that’s it for today. Back tomorrow with more news.