LGBT Allies

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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LGBT Ally: Savannah Bearden

by Robin Beaudoin | photos by Loreana Rojas    “My first cover ever. This is extra special for me.” Savannah Bearden is no stranger to the public eye, with a decades-long career of acting and producing in the Memphis area under her belt. Bearden’s talent spans...

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Recent Articles

Stressed? Healing for the Chakras

by Robin Beaudoin Chakras are the seven centers in our body through which energy flows. Identify the cause of your tension, and allow relaxation, through practice of a few simple calming exercises. This healing comes in many relaxing forms: Meditation can mean prayer,...

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Our Focus is You

Playhouse on the Square Presents Special Family Performance

Playhouse on the Square Department of Theatre Education proudly present THE VELVETEEN RABBIT By Margery Williams Adaptation by Catherine Gray For two special performances Saturday, October 20, 2018 10:00 am and 2:00 pm The Circuit Playhouse 51 South Cooper St....

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Senate Passes Cohen-Kinzinger Airplane Seat Size Bill

  SEAT Act now heads to President as part of FAA reauthorization     WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09), a senior member of the House Aviation Subcommittee, hailed today’s Senate passage of the bipartisan Cohen-Kinzinger Seat Egress in Air Travel (SEAT)...

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Meet OUTMemphis’ Jessie Claudio

story and photos by Dana Cooper    Inside a charming Cooper-Young bungalow, the offices of OUTMemphis are teeming with pride and hope. Jessie Claudio, the organization’s men’s sexual health specialist, is a walking embodiment of both sentiments. His infectious...

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