May 2011 News Briefs

Business booming in CY By Barb Elder Hardly a month goes by without an exciting, new business opening in Cooper-Young. For those of you who desire to shop locally, here are a couple more homegrown options to consider. Imagine Vegan Café is open for business at 2156 Young. According to The Memphis Daily News, their name is fitting. They offer a creative variety of vegan entrees, sides, and desserts in a casual, family-friendly...

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School choices to consider

By Dr. D. Jackson Maxwell and Kamilah Whitley While only halfway through this school year, already as parents we need to be thinking about the next school year. Those with pre-kindergarteners or kindergarteners need to be considering testing their children to see if they qualify for Head Start or gifted programs. Those of us with older children may be taking the leap to middle or high school or making the move to a new school. As...

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