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November-2011

Cities Aviv takes hip-hop and punk/metal music and "throws it off a cliff." more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Arts

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Nadia Price, courtesy of Richard Woddall

Our history expert solves local mysteries of who, what, when, where, why, and why not. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Ask Vance

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Gerry Boughan | dreamstime

Confessions of a mediocre investor. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Columns

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OMATT PICKETT | Dreamstime

Often considered a summer drink, rose wines can be perfect for the Thanksgiving table. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Dining Out

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Justin Fox Burks

Acclaimed chef José Gutierrez gives fine French dining a comfortable bistro feel. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Dining Out

Memphians on the move – and on the printed page. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Arts

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Don Perry

September 17, 2011... more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Style

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Don Perry

Held September 7th, 2011 at Owen Brennan's in Memphis.... more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Style

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Larry Kuzniewski

There is no doubt that music influences fashion. Rock-and-roll, specifically, has had an everlasting impact, creating trends that are forever appealing. Details such as exotic textures, fringe, and... more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Style

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Brandon Dill

Even with need rising and donations dwindling, the Mid-South Food Bank holds to its mission. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Features

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Jonathan Postal

A local champ is mastering the sport Forrest Gump made famous. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Columns

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Brandon Dill

Now the real work begins for Mayor Wharton. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Columns

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Adauto Araujo | dreamstime

It’s time we gave thanks to all the great teachers in our lives. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Columns

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Larry Kuzniewski

As CEO of one of our city’s largest real-estate firms, Kevin Adams knows what challenges are all about. But few can compare with the 679-mile journey of self-discovery he made last March. more

Dec 2, 2011 12:49 PM Features

Here's the old Lakeland train as it looks today.

PHOTO COURTESY DRY GULCH USA

Most readers of this column probably remember Lakeland, the "fun for the whole family" amusement park that operated in the 1960s and '70s just east of Memphis, along Canada Road. Developed by Louis... more

Nov 30, 2011 9:12 PM Ask Vance

On the spur of the hungry moment, I stopped by SPR Monday night for an Ocean Pyramid to go. It was snowing. I didn't care. I'd been thinking about the Ocean Pyramid for at least a week, and the... more

Nov 30, 2011 10:57 AM Dining Out

Andrew VanWyngarden at the 2011 Memphis in May Beale Street Music Festival

Justin Fox Burks

In the December Memphis magazine cover story "The Future is Now," we take an up-close-and-personal look at Andrew VanWyngarden, the world-famous musician who hails from Memphis. As lead singer of t... more

Nov 29, 2011 3:55 PM Columns

In the 1960s, a peculiar craze for Polynesian-themed restaurants swept across America. I'm not really sure what prompted it, but overnight just about every city had converted a rather basic eatery ... more

Nov 29, 2011 3:50 PM Ask Vance

If you spent all day Sunday inside enjoying the rain and checked the weather in the evening, you undoubtedly saw today's  forecast for more rain or snow showers. Ouch. For me, this meant one thing:... more

Nov 28, 2011 10:31 AM Dining Out

My Thanksgiving assignment this year is “Bring the stuffing,” a contribution that provokes memories of my father and performance anxiety.  Every Thanksgiving, Daddy made the stuffing (we call it dr... more

Nov 23, 2011 1:47 PM Dining Out

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