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July-2013

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The owners of Emerald Thai will take about two months to open their new location in Lakeland.

Here’s sad news for Thai food lovers in East Memphis: Emerald Thai Restaurant is moving to Lakeland from its longtime location on Mt. Moriah. The restaurant’s last day of business at its current ho... Read more

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Bass Pro Shops: Rarely has a city gotten so little for so much. Read more

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Thirty years ago, an Arkansas anesthesiologist and a Brazilian neurologist opened the Mid-South's first accredited pain clinic. Read more

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At Sharky's Gulf Grill, it's time to pass around plates of seafood and summer fun. Read more

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Who sticks to the healthy habits we’re all encouraged to observe? Eat right, exercise, don’t smoke, you know the drill. I try, but it’s tough. Take eating. Recently I plopped down after work with a... Read more

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Our Annual List Of The Very Best Physicians In Memphis Read more

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An intelligence expert for the CIA and FBI slows it down and makes Memphis home. Read more

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What could be better than a beautiful girl in a variety of swimsuits? Our July issue takes a look at poolside fashion with some down-home basics:  a pretty gal, rockin’ swimwear,  and a fever for a... Read more

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Grit and grind, and a sense of place. Read more

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease hits Tennessee hard. Read more

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Lee Durrell feeding Chico, a red-collared lemur, Berenty, Madagascar, 1974

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How Memphian Lee McGeorge Durrell married into one of Britain's literary first families and along the way became a zookeeper in the Channel Islands. Read more

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Cochon Heritage BBQ is returning to Memphis on Labor Day weekend with a new venue at the recently opened Beale Street Landing and an impressive line-up of local and regional chefs. This year’s ... Read more

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The transformation of the former Wolf Camera on Poplar Avenue into the third Soul Fish Café is well under way, with little left of the longtime business except the building’s exterior shell. De... Read more

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ABC 24's Rodney Dunigan and Jackie Orozco stopped by to get their picture taken at the 6/27 casting call.

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Last chance to get in on our fashion model search! Read more

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Memphis magazine's Top Docs were honored at a cocktail event. Read more

An impressive roster of Memphis chefs heads to Oregon next month to bring a Southern-style whole hog roast to Elk Cove Vineyards, an acclaimed family-owned winery in the Willamette Valley. Spontane... Read more

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A few days ago I stopped by Southward Fare & Libations to get a peek at Ryan Trimm’s new restaurant. Southward is opening in early August in the Regalia Shopping Center space formerly occupied by C... Read more

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You asked for them, so here they are: even more photos of the interior of the Nineteenth Century Club. These were taken in December 2011, during an estate sale on the property. And just as with tho... Read more

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Raising money to send veterans to war memorials. Read more

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