A half-mile away, a two-alarm blaze was consuming the library on Vance. Once known as the “colored branch,” the Vance Library was the prime repository…Read More ‘ANARCHY IN MEMPHIS’ Looking Back At The Infamous 1978 Fire (and Police) Department Strikes
A debate as old as the area itself, defining its geographic borders remains as elusive as ever (Originally written in the fall of 2018; updated…Read More Memphis, What’s Your Midtown?
By Mark Fleischer “The corner store has a mythic place in our view of American cities. Mythic because, in most cities, they exist only in…Read More The Neighborhood Corner Store
An Interview With Community Manager Taylor Sherbine In addition to being the Memphis “Hub of Entrepreneurship,” the physical space the nonprofit occupies in the heart of…Read More A Timely Connection Kept Taylor Sherbine From Giving Up On Memphis
From Eyewear Architects Maddie Robinson and Lee Blankenship At Eclectic Eye, we love being engaged in our community, especially in the local arts. Memphis is…Read More Memphis Murals: #eyelovememphis