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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Fundraiser for Mid-South Peace and Justice Center – Saturday, January 15

From Mid-South Peace and Justice Center press release Saturday, January 15, the Mid-South Peace and Justice Center will present their annual benefit gala “Living the Legacy of Nonviolence” in the beautiful sanctuary of First Congregational Church. You don’t want to miss this amazing event. Come here the inspiring words of Van Jones, former special adviser to President Obama on green jobs and founder of Green for All....

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