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The Sears Crosstown neighborhood revitalization project will be made possible by private money and s


A view of Decatur Street in Smokey City.

SPARCC grant targets North Memphis for equitable development

North Memphis, which has suffered from chronic public and private disinvestment, is getting an injection of capital with a $1 million grant and access to a larger $90 million financing pool. 

 Dr. Narayanaswami Rangaswami, the pediatric physician at the Guthrie Primary Care Clinic in Smokey City, examines Christine Jones, 17.

Nutrition, access to care impact health of Klondike Smokey City

Regional One Health’s Guthrie Primary Care clinic provides services to the Klondike Smokey City community as Church Health’s future presence at Crosstown Concourse could have a local impact. But the neighborhood’s healthcare needs go beyond what services are provided.


Natural products keep Aunt Key's Apothecary fresh

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.

The former Sears distribution center will open as a mixed-use building in spring 2017.

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

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.

OAM Network

Podcast production studio amplifies Memphis' passions

Based out of the Crosstown neighborhood, the OAM Network produces and broadcasts local podcast shows. 
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