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Time for Tea

Each Thursday, MemphisConnect publishes a piece by participants of the New Memphis Institute’s Fellows Program. Writing about what moves them to live and work in Memphis, their connections to the community are as diverse as the Fellows themselves. Learn more about the Fellows Program here. This week, we asked Sherish Siddiqui …

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Local Flavors: Farm to Table Conference

The fourth annual Mid-South Farm to Table Conference will be held Tuesday February 4 at Christian Brothers University. The conference is designed …

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Our Year

Goodbye, 2013, and thanks for the memories. While we look forward to the Memphis of the future, with its shiny new Bass …

My Top Five: Five Ways of SoGiv-ing- Holiday Edition

Each Thursday, MemphisConnect publishes a piece by participants of the New Memphis Institute’s Fellows Program. Writing about what moves them to live …

Eclectic Funky Stew

“I’m an improvisational guy, so every show I do tends to be radically different from all others,” said Gerald Stephens, the Memphis-based …

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Otis Redding: A Towering Legacy

This past Tuesday was a dark anniversary for Memphis music. On December 10, 1967, the small plane carrying Otis Redding and most …

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Approved: Moving Forward

We are proud to report that the Memphis City Council voted to approve the Crosstown Development Project’s $15 million request for infrastructure …

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My Top Five: Adventures with My Son

Each Thursday, MemphisConnect publishes a piece by participants of the New Memphis Institute’s Fellows Program. Writing about what moves them to live …

My Moments of Silence: Five Memphis Spots for Quiet Meditation

Mindfulness is great for us on many levels, so in support of a regular meditation practice, I have compiled my Top Five …

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It Takes a Community to Grow an Event

The GrowMemphis Garden Party is the food policy non-profit’s most important yearly fundraiser, bringing vital dollars to the coffers. Perhaps more importantly, …

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