901 October 2015

A woodcut, "Young Bird with Honeysuckle," by late Memphis artist Ted Faiers

Church Health Center

Work by a Late Memphis Artist Supports the Church Health Center. more

Oct 30, 2015 2:04 PM Columns

Happy Thursday! Halloween has finally arrived and Memphis celebrates with all sorts of traditions. A hoe-down, Latino fiesta, and All Saints Day are just a few of the weekend offerings. Saints-tioned events are all planned here for you. more

Oct 29, 2015 2:00 PM Columns

When this park, one of our city's oldest, first opened, Nathan Bedford Forrest and his wife were still buried at Elmwood. more

Oct 28, 2015 10:36 AM Columns


Photo by Larry Kuzniewski

Our predictions for the upcoming Grizzlies season. more

Oct 27, 2015 1:00 PM Columns

It’s almost Halloween, so cue the Twilight Zone theme and let’s get weird. For your consideration, I submit the story of an exploitation filmmaker named Ron Ormond. Ormond had a lengthy and varied ... more

Oct 26, 2015 1:00 PM Columns

The mobile bar allows patrons to get a workout while they drink. more

Oct 23, 2015 1:15 PM Columns

Happy Thursday! From Pork to Poe, this weekend in Memphis is a feast of festivities. You will have a ball with the tricks, treats, and terrors brimming from the river to East Memphis. Have a gander. I've planned it all for you. more

Oct 22, 2015 2:02 PM Columns

The view of the fire from Broad Avenue.

photos by Michael Finger

Firefighters worked all night to contain a spectacular blaze at a transmission shop in Binghampton. more

Oct 21, 2015 10:31 AM Columns

How do we Memphians know that fall has arrived? The trees along Belvedere turn from green to gold, orange, and red in Midtown. The Tigers take to the gridiron and the Grizzlies hold court. And the Fri... more

Oct 20, 2015 10:28 AM Columns

Drawing by Guy Church

Image courtesy of TOPS Gallery

The otherworldly drawings of a little-known Memphis artist will be on view this Friday. more

Oct 19, 2015 12:08 PM Columns

A local online fashion and homewares store with a mission. more

Oct 16, 2015 8:00 AM Columns

Happy Thursday! From Apocalypse to Zoo, the Memphis weekend list of events is the size of an elephant baring it's soul with music, history, art, and culture. But don't let it frighten you—we have some special Halloween events for that. more

Oct 15, 2015 3:11 PM Columns

For voters in five City Council districts, it's not too late to choose representatives. more

Oct 14, 2015 12:45 PM Columns

The new and improved stage lighting at the New Daisy Theater

Wes Youngblood

The transformation of the balcony marks some of the last renovations to the New Daisy Theater. more

Oct 13, 2015 12:05 PM Columns

The historic New Daisy (at 330 Beale Street) celebrates its “grand opening” this weekend, after undergoing a $500,000 renovation and transformation thanks to its new owners, nightclub developer Steve ... more

Oct 12, 2015 1:10 PM Columns

And, frankly, it may be be bad news. more

Oct 9, 2015 8:00 AM Columns

A recently dug up photo shows Virginia Ivy, past proprietor of The Map Room which is long gone but not forgotten, promoting a ghost tour. Dig up some ghosts from the past of your own this weekend in a Downtown Memphis ghost tour.

Daniel Ball

Happy Thursday! Spooky to spicy, this weekend offers crafty ways to enjoy autumn from Big Creek to Brister Street. Take the time to toast the bountiful tours and art in our community. more

Oct 8, 2015 2:46 PM Columns

Additional information about Uber’s safety precautions. more

Oct 7, 2015 12:00 PM Columns

Hard Rock Cafe joins the fight against breast cancer. more

Oct 6, 2015 11:45 AM Columns

Like it or not, we're all in the fight against breast cancer. more

Oct 5, 2015 8:00 AM Columns