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Mid-South Book Festival draws area authors, book loversRead Article

The Mid-South Book Festival returns to Midtown this month, connecting area bibliophiles to more than 50 local and national authors.

 

A peek inside Ballet Memphis' $21 million headquartersRead Article

Construction on the Ballet Memphis headquarters in Midtown at the corner of Madison and Cooper is on track with a grand opening expected in the second half of next year. The new facility will be more than twice the size of the current Ballet Memphis location in Cordova.

Overton Square thrives, with live piano and international fare on deckRead Article

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Overton Square got its start in 1969 when developers led a referendum allowing the sale of liquor by the glass. The first license was issued to T.G.I. Friday’s, which anchored the thriving Square through its heyday to its ultimate decline in the early 2000s. In 2012, Loeb Properties Inc. purchased the all but abandoned Square and began renovating, beautifying, and recruiting new business. Today, Overton Square is one of the hottest new spots for food and entertainment, with dozens of restaurants, four local theater houses, and the soon-to-open, 38,000-square-foot Ballet Memphis. What’s old is new again.

Sierra Club event featuring MATA

Conservationists offer green solutions to Memphis public transit

Ballet Memphis Urban Plaza

Mama Gaia to open second location in Overton Square

Architect's rendering of the new retail center.

New Midtown retail center will replace former Valvoline location

Original Hopdoddy Location in Austin.

Austin-based burger chain to open in Overton Square

Ballet Memphis

A peek inside Ballet Memphis' $21 million headquarters

Mid-South Book Festival

Mid-South Book Festival draws area authors, book lovers

loeb overton sq

Loeb plans Overton Square property renovation

Lafayette's Music Room

Finding a stage: How venues impact the local music scene

Splish and Binti, the Memphis Zoo’s two female hippos

New 4-acre Zoo exhibit rehomes hippos

Rust Hall, MCA's architecturally award-wining core building

Memphis College of Art puts the creative craft to work

Courtesy of Collage Dance Collective

Diversity in dance

Midtown

Campaign launches to transform Levitt Shell

New bike lanes connect popular midtown neighborhoods Cooper Young and Overton Square.

Memphis neighborhoods to know about

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