Grigg’s Business College building and the Ell Persons Lynching site move to final step toward historic National Register listings

With Wednesday’s approval by Tennessee State Review Board, the applications now move on to the National Park Service for final review and listing on the…

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Early holiday celebration for two historic sites endorsed by Memphis Landmarks: 492 Vance Ave & Persons’ 1917 lynching site

Two Landmarks endorsements put stamps of approval on the first steps toward honoring and restoring local African American histories For last Thursday’s Memphis Landmarks Commission…

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Back Live: Central Gardens 46th Annual Home and Garden Tour Returns Sunday, September 11

Region’s Best Architectural Event Back Live After COVID Pause The Central Gardens Association is thrilled to welcome neighbors and friends from around the region back…

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Painted & Tainted: A primer on why painting exposed brick is usually a Big No-No

Also, solid advice for homeowners on alternatives to painting brick when that newer brick doesn’t quite match the older Updated in February, 2022, this article…

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Your Memphis Memories: ‘It’s Too Late To Tinker’ With Expressway Route

Feature image from the Memphis Press-Scimitar editorial page on March 7, 1968, three years before the Supreme Court decision (Memphis Public Library) The focal point…

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The Sacred and the Vulnerable in the Clayborn Temple

Clayborn Reborn From the Archives: Originally published in May, 2019 By Margot Payne Sometimes it takes decay, or the near total loss of a tangible…

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