Development NewsA rendering of the plaza shows the winning design from Cliff Garten Studio of Venice, Calif.

I AM A MAN Plaza to open next year in Downtown Memphis


Feature StoryZay grew up in Binghampton and wants to change the perception of the community, as well as leave his mark on Memphis, through his fashion design.(Photo Credit: Brandon Dahlberg)

Binghampton resident inspires with homegrown t-shirt business


Innovation & Job NewsCoaching for Literacy has provided nearly $100,000 to support the work of the Memphis Teacher Residency and STREETS ministries.

Memphis-based Coaching for Literacy shoots to change the rate of illiteracy


Feature StoryPaul Young (L) and Mayor Jim Strickland (R) sign a Green & Healthy Homes compact at a ceremony at the Benjamin Hooks Library on Nov. 30. (Lisa Buser)
Feature StoryColorful Mexican-inspired clothing, ceramics, clutches and other items from Mucho, one of the vendors whose items are available through the month of December at The Attic in Overton Square. (Aisling Maki)
Development NewsKinfolk and Magnolia at South Main Market food hall

South Main Food Hall incubates new restaurant concepts


Development NewsMemphis Magnetic Recording Company
Innovation & Job NewsLester Gingold (left) was ITNMemphis’ honorary 5,000th rider.
Feature StoryErica Horton, On The Ground editor, interviews gang intervention specialist Link Fisher.

On The Ground Live in Orange Mound


Feature StoryAndrea Morales, On The Ground photographer, instructs a Melrose High student in photo technique.
Feature StoryDr. Stacy Spencer, senior pastor at New Direction Christian Church, is one of the founders of MICAH.
Development NewsTCAT Memphis students

New workforce training facility to be built in Bartlett


Development NewsLula's Frozen Treats entrepreneur Gwendolyn House Smith

Kid-friendly Lula’s Frozen Treats brings fun to Frayser


Feature StoryStudents at Frayser Elementary learn exercises that promote understanding and emotional stability. (Courtesy Playback Memphis)
Feature StoryTiana Pyles became the new executive director of the Orange Mound Development Corporation in July and has goals to increase awareness about Orange Mound through two large scale festivals within the next two years.

Community developers show that Orange Mound is worth investment


Feature StoryA photo from 1955 of the Norris Grain Co. facilities on President's Island. (University of Memphis)

A history of President's Island from moonshiners to manufacturing


Feature StoryJimmy Garner raises his hand during the Sunday service at Beulah Baptist. (Andrea Morales)
Feature StoryA view of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church on Carnes Avenue and Boston Street. (Andrea Morales)
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