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Spanish Club restaurant opens

By JACK WEATHERLY jack.weatherly@msbusiness.com Okay, I get it that an old guy might not get something new and hip. But when it’s not really new, I, an old guy, don’t totally get that. That is the Sophomore Spanish Club, which is a hip in a way. The décor of the latest restaurant in the District at Eastover has these ‘90s ...

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Renee Coleman named VP of Miller Hospitality

Renee Coleman was recently named Vice President of Miller Hospitality, a restaurant development company based in Ridgeland. As vice president, Coleman oversees the finances and human resources operations of Miller Hospitality, most recently serving as Director of Accounting. Miller Hospitality will soon open Fine & Dandy, an upscale burger restaurant, in The District at Eastover. The group also oversees operations ...

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Work begins on District at Eastover’s Residence Inn

Construction has started on the hotel component of the $115 million District at Eastover mixed-use development at Interstate 55 and Eastover Drive. Developers say the four-story, 95-suite Residence Inn by Marriott, a business-class extended stay hotel, is expected to be completed by March 2016. The hotel is a joint venture of The District Land Development Co., the master developer of ...

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Law firm commits to new Eastover office building

JACKSON — The law firm Baker Donelson has signed a lease to relocate to a new, state-of-the-art office building at The District at Eastover, a 21-acre mixed-use development that will feature approximately 585,000 square feet of retail, residential and office space. When it makes the move in the fall of 2015, the firm will be the lead tenant in Holder ...

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Developing large projects not for the weak

The complexities of developing a large-scale project from concept to ribbon-cutting aren’t for the faint-hearted. Dealing with plans, permits, titles and unimaginable obstacles can take years and even then, things can go awry on any given day and it’s back to the drawing board. And then there’s the courtship of tenants for retail space and people to fill residential space. ...

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Read the September 26th issue of the MBJ online

In this week’s MBJ, Stephen McDill broke the national news that Cellular South is changing its name to C Spire Wireless. Cellular South is the nation’s largest privately-owned wireless company. The official announcement was made on the website www.personalizedwireless.com. Speculation had run rampant all week that hat the company was making major changes to its corporate. Also in this week’s ...

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