LGBT Ally: Melisa Valdez

  At a time when threats to liberty and justice abound, having an ally and supporter like Melisa Valdez is invaluable. A 14-year resident of Memphis, Valdez appreciates the convenience of what the city has to offer, as well as the fact that she can get anywhere...

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LGBT Ally: Memphis Grocer Rick James

by Dana Cooper | photos by Addie James    Inside the corporate offices of Castle Retail Group, the operating entity behind Cash Saver food outlet, Rick James is kept company by an impressive collection of golf memorabilia, collected through the years he has...

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Shab Chic Holiday Marketplace to Open on Black Friday

Shab Chic Holiday Marketplace to open on Black Friday Inaugural market to offer wide array of gifts from diverse set of vendors Shab Chic Marketplace, in partnership with the Memphis Medical District Collaborative, will host its inaugural Holiday Market on weekends...

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Orpheum to Screen ELF Benefiting Mid-South Food Bank

ORPHEUM AND MIDSOUTH ARTS AGAINST HUNGER SCREEN ELF Benefiting the Mid-South Food Bank for 3rd Year MEMPHIS, TN – The Orpheum Theatre Group will once again join forces with the Memphis arts community in the 3 rd annual Midsouth Arts Against Hunger food drive...

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Nov + Dec Calendar

by Robin Beaudoin  NOVEMBER 3 MYSTIC KREWE OF PEGASUS SILENT AUCTION TOWER ROOM AT CLARK TOWER 6-8 PM 5100 POPLAR AVE, SUITE 3300, MEMPHIS Support TEP Foundation, as well as Special Olympics of Greater Memphis, and take in the spectacular views from the Tower Room at...

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Art & Culture

Vegan Holiday Recipes

story and photos by Jeremie Serrano Satisfying everyone at your holiday table can be complicated, and you’re probably wondering where to even begin! Let me help! I am a vegan recipe curator and content creator. I’ve been vegan for about a year now and have been...

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Indie Memphis 2018 FTW

story and photos by Chellie Bowman Y’all it was another amazing year at the Indie Memphis Film Festival. While Indie Memphis is obviously centered around screening FILMS it really is more broadly a cultural phenomenon—and I just wanted to share this with our Focus...

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Playback Memphis Calendar briefs

Each year, Playback Memphis chooses six non-profit organizations from a pool of applicants to receive a Playback experience, typically a performance or workshop, at a deeply discounted price. Organizations that are chosen are then invited to attend a public Memphis...

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