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The Way Forward: Grizzlies Start a New Era

The Way Forward: Grizzlies Start a New Era

Nostalgia is a subtle nihilism. It denies the possibility that anything will ever be better than it was in the past and robs us

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Hello, Kitty Last week, a new animal joined the Mid-South's pantheon of fantastic beasts. On behalf of Hugh Manatee, Zimm the Escape Monkey, Barksdale

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New (and like new) paths take you to the river.
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FALL IN LOVE: The Fashion Issue

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Health experts meet in Memphis to discuss ending the H.I.V. epidemic.
Experts from across the country are convening in Memphis this week to talk about efforts to end the H.I.V./AIDS epidemic in Tennessee. It's a

Thinking & Praying

Thinking & Praying

Politicians take to Twitter after Las Vegas shooting.
The thoughts-and-prayers machine cranked hard on Twitter in the hours following the mass shooting in Las Vegas Sunday, but many Twitter users wanted more

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Fly on the Wall 1493

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Mid-South Mindfulness

Mid-South Mindfulness

A Zen center in Mississippi brings the precepts of Buddhism to Memphis this week.
One day recently when I was trying to meditate, one of the many whack-a-mole thoughts that popped into my head was, "I wonder what

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Violence Blocked

Violence Blocked

901BLOC expands to further curb youth violence.
Violent crimes across the city are up almost 6 percent from this time last year, but an Innovate Memphis program is working to reverse

Memphis Musicians' Worst Gigs Ever II

Memphis Musicians' Worst Gigs Ever II

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Small Business Owners to Turn Shipping Containers into Pop-up Shops

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Brooks Leaders Confirm Interest in Riverfront Move

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New Mural Installed on Highland Strip

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Brooks Leaders Confirm Interest in Riverfront Move

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