The Mississippi River is the most distinguishable natural local asset and a defining historic and economic feature of this region. Back in June, I had the opportunity to take a day-long canoe trip down the Mighty Mississippi, courtesy of Quapaw Canoe Company.
The official Zombie Wrangler at the corner of Vance and Main repeated: “Undead! Stay off the sidewalk! Stay on the street until after the Green Beetle!” Keeping the undead in line was a bit like herding…zombies. Memphis’ 4th Zombie Massacre had its best turnout this year. Perhaps it’s the forward zombie momentum. Perhaps it was [...]
Stand for Children, Memphis held its inaugural event on May 15th at the National Civil Rights Museum.
Memphis jazz is thriving. Dennis Adams is at the helm. Here’s a bit of background as well as current events for the jazz scene in Memphis.
A Forbes rebuttal: Mapping the healthy trends in Memphis is also part of the regional story. There’s more going right than meets the eye.
Local sustainability efforts and a heartwarming story about a Memphis-Haiti connection.