Wednesday update

Lansky Bros. is hiring a Shipping & Receiving Manager whose hours would be 9 AM to 5 PM Monday-Friday. Required skills and responsibilities include

  • Process all incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Strong communication skills
  • High level of detail and accuracy
  • Organizational skills
  • Commitment to delivering excellent internal customer service
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Clean driving record for required use of company van to deliver product to the shops

If interested, send a resume to

The DM reports that construction on the Downtown Mobility Center will begin next week. The trolley stop southbound on Main between Peabody Place and Beale, which will be adjacent to the center, will be demolished and replaced with a new one.

Nikki from Nikki’s Hot Products, which has gone out of business, posted that the very last of her Bloody Mary mix is available for sale at Cordelia’s Market. This is your last chance to stock up.

A second Sunrise Memphis location will open in East Memphis. The popular breakfast spot will open in the building being vacated by Blue Plate Cafe.

Memphis Voyager recently sat down for a talk with Charles Nwankwo and Rickey Johnson, two of the owners of Sage Memphis.

The Cousins Maine Lobster food truck will be at Grind City Brewing Co. this Sunday from 1 to 6.

A couple of days ago I linked to a story about Brookside, Alabama, a Birmingham suburb that is a notorious traffic trap. Yesterday there was a followup story that the police chief has resigned.

Shen Yun, a dance performance celebrating the culture of China, comes to the Cannon Center this Saturday. There are 2 PM and 7 PM performances and tickets are $80-$150.

Bardog Tavern will have a Valentine’s Day wine dinner featuring the wines of Meiomi downstairs in the Underdog Monday, February 14 at 6:30 PM. The dinner includes

First course: Crab cakes with remoulade

Second course: Lobster bisque or spring salad

Main course: Your choice of a 12 oz. New York strip with scallops and herbed butter, garlic mashed potatoes, and asparagus; OR halibut with crawfish cream sauce, risotto, and Brussels sprouts with bacon jam

Dessert: Tres leches cake with fresh fruit

The dinner comes with one cocktail and four Meiomi wines. Cost is $95 excluding tax and tip. Limited availability. Get tickets at the bar or by phone.

The Grizzlies are on the road at San Antonio tonight at 7:30. The game will be broadcast on Bally Sports Southeast.

Old Dominick Distillery is hiring Part-Time Tour Guides.

That’s it for today. Back tomorrow.