In the wake of the UC-Santa Barbara shootings, it’s time to admit that pop culture influences us in profound and complex ways. Read more


Explore Upscale and Casual Restaurants in Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, and Dauphin Island Read more



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Clark Tower; North Second and Looney. Read more

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Highlighting some of the area’s top nurses. Read more



Photographs by Andrea Zucker

From Memphis to Malibu ... and back. Read more



Photograph by Brandon Dill

A treatment using magnetic force is lifting people from depression. Read more


His love affair with photography began early and his love of Memphis was almost immediate. Read more

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Photograph by Justin Fox Burks

Built in 1936 as the Overton Park Shell, the popular venue now known as the Levitt Shell struggled in recent decades until the late Mortimer Levitt, a New Yorker who supported open-air concerts aro... Read more


A scene from "Memphis the Musical"

Photograph by Joan Marcus / Courtesy Memphis the Musical

Thanks to Mayor Wharton, Memphis is squarely on the national stage. Read more



Photo by Larry Kuzniewski

On Thursday, July 27th, Memphis magazine hosted its annual Top Doctors celebration in conjunction with the July 2014 Top Doctors issue. Many honorees and their guests enjoyed themselves at a beauti... Read more


Photos by Ben Fant

In mid-July, while driving home from dinner at Jack Binion’s Steak House, a magnificent super moon popped through the clouds. Satiated and happy from ripe barrel-fresh wine, sautéed wild mushrooms,... Read more



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Hart’s Bakery had one of the greatest neon signs in Memphis. Read more

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The first basket of purple hull peas landed in my CSA bag this week, and the arrival of the ubiquitous Southern staple makes me embrace summer in the kitchen almost as much as lush ripe tomatoes. ... Read more


You’ll need two hands to eat the smoked salmon, cream cheese, egg, and capers bagel at Elwood’s Shack, located near Perkins and Summer Avenue.

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Bagels in Memphis are a hard sell for someone like me, whose New York in-laws used to stuff their suitcases with the city’s signature food whenever they came to visit. Still, I keep trying, which i... Read more


So here is the well-kept secret to the tomato festival in Ripley: On the second day of the annual event, there are no tomatoes, except for a platter of sliced ones on the table at Saturday Salad, a... Read more



Photos by Justin Fox Burks

A memorable meal, much like a good race horse, needs a strong start and a better finish. After lunch at Strano Sicilian Kitchen & Bar, the newcomer to the northeast corner of Cooper and Young, I co... Read more


Tomato season seems a little late this year, but that isn’t stopping the party this weekend at Ripley City Park, where tomato growers, vendors, and fans will celebrate the renowned summer crop from... Read more



Photography by Andrea Zucker

Glamorous tabletops by some of Memphis’ favorite designers and collectors were showstoppers at Theatre Memphis’ “By Design” fundraiser event that featured special guest Kathryn Greeley, whose new b... Read more


Photography by Andrea Zucker

The 2014 Delta Symposium, “Two Sides of the River: A Day of Distinguished Speakers, Images and Music,” kicked off with a reception for speakers and sponsors at the home of Niel and Sarah Prosser (t... Read more

Helping revolutionize the way we fight childhood cancer. Read more