901 October 2011

Nearly 27,000 patrons saw the award-winning Broadway show Memphis  during its 13-show run in October at The Orpheum Theatre. President and CEO Pat Halloran called it "a significant event" and added... more

Oct 27, 2011 11:23 AM Columns

Two years ago this week, the Shelby County Sheriff's Department and the ASPCA raided Memphis Animal Services, better known — ironically — as the Shelter. In addition to filth and overcrowding, inve... more

Oct 26, 2011 9:53 AM Columns

Memphians who leave their comfort zone whenever they drive outside the Parkways have probably never thought about the life and times of Dyersburg, the town of some 17,000 in the northwest corner of... more

Oct 19, 2011 10:54 AM Columns

Okay, you've finally discovered who serves the most mouth-watering dessert in the city. It was so incredibly good, in fact, that you're thinking of going back tomorrow for more. And more. Or maybe ... more

Oct 6, 2011 7:42 PM Columns

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis has won a $20,000 "Coming Back Home" grant from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency and Habitat for Humanity of Tennessee. The grant will be used to pay... more

Oct 5, 2011 3:25 PM Columns

Courtney Miller Santo has been named the grand-prize winner of the 2011 Memphis Magazine Fiction Contest for her story "Wind Gap." It will be published in the magazine's June 2012 Culture Issue. ... more

Oct 3, 2011 3:47 PM Columns