Crosstown

As Crosstown Concourse towers, North Memphis walks between gentrification and disinvestmentRead Article

As tenants prepare to move into Crosstown Concourse and the city unveils plans for the Bicentennial Gateway project, residents of the North Memphis neighborhoods of Klondike and Smokey City wonder what the impact will be on their longstanding communities.

Concourse Check-In: From 'impossible' to 'catalyst'Read Article

Crosstown Concourse has been hailed as one of the city's most complicated projects. With a renovation cost of $200 million, the project's visionaries, contractors, architects and aids speak about how the renovation grew from a Recession-era impossibility to a national gem.

Church Health and YMCA "better together" with opening of shared facility at Crosstown ConcourseRead Article

The new Church Health YMCA at Crosstown Concourse stands out from any other fitness and wellness facility in the region.

Computer and art-making lab lands in CrosstownRead Article

If you walk through the door of 430 N. Cleveland, past work boots, hard hats and blueprints for Crosstown Concourse, you will find a back room filled with screens. Crosstown Arts’ digital lab is a computer lab open to the public until it relocates into the Concourse building next spring.
The Sears Crosstown neighborhood revitalization project will be made possible by private money and s

Natural products keep Aunt Key's Apothecary freshRead Article

Carla Worth started Aunt Key’s Apothecary in 2013 as an all-natural cleaning company. She’s since expanded to include a variety of all-natural products she makes by hand.
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The heart of the Crosstown neighborhood sits at the intersection of Watkins Street and North Parkway. In fact, it can’t be missed. The 1.5 million-square-foot Crosstown Concourse was constructed in 1927 as a Sears flagship location. Shuttered in the early 1990s, it has been recently reimagined as a mixed-use, vertical village with apartments, businesses, nonprofits, restaurants, health services, and more cohabitating in the same building. The neighborhood is also boasts some of the city’s most beloved bars and restaurants and is a popular social and creative destination with ventures like Amurica, Crosstown Arts, and the OAM podcast studio.

Feature StoryAccelerator programs hosted by organizations such as EPICenter Memphis, Memphis Bioworks and Start Co., help entrepreneurs launch businesses and   connect them with pathways to capital. To date, EPICenter has raised more than $16 million in capital.
Feature StoryOwner and chef Octavia Young behind the counter at Midtown Crossing Grill.
Development NewsNational Manufacturing Day
Innovation & Job NewsDr. G. Scott Morris (left), Dr. Clarence Davis and Dr. Jim Bailey served as health care expert panelists at the inaugural Healthy City Town Hall meeting. The event was held on Sep. 16 at Novel bookstore.

Healthy City town halls lead citizens in seeking "health care that heals"


Feature StoryListen To America Small

HuffPost, High Ground News & MLK50 to discuss economic inequality in Memphis


Feature StoryRico Fields serves a line of hungry concert-goers during Soul Roll Saturdays at the Hi-Tone Cafe.

Memphis pop-up food vendors fry under the radar


Development NewsJeff Tumlin

New public speaker series to address importance of urban planning


Development NewsCrosstown Concourse

Tech startup Greenline Pet signs on with Crosstown Concourse


Development NewsCrosstown Concourse construction

More openings on tap at Crosstown Concourse over the next year


Feature StoryDr. Steven Euler, right, sets up an appointment with a caller's primary care doctor for further care.

New 9-1-1 initiatives seek to alleviate demands of nonemergency calls


Development NewsMemhis 3.0 event Ballet Memphis

Memphis 3.0 event maps early progress