Holiday card benefits Playback Memphis

By Jeff Hulett A painting by well-known local artist Pam McDonnell will be featured on this year’s holiday fundraiser card from Playback Memphis. Titled “Reach,” this piece is a mandala painting. A mandala uses abstract design that usually takes the shape of a circle....
Benefactors Keep Lamplighter Shining

Benefactors Keep Lamplighter Shining

For more than a quarter of a century, a few dedicated people have put forth great efforts to produce the Cooper-Young LampLighter for our residents and visitors 11 months a year. I have to admit that it is my absolute favorite thing about our neighborhood and...

CY pioneer passes

Mr. Dick Vandermark, longtime organizer, founder and resident of Cooper-Young community, passed away on Oct. 21st. Mrs. Barbara Vandermark wishes to express her gratitude to the Cooper-Young Community Association in acknowledgement of Mr. Dick Vandermark’s passing....

Landmarks movement enters new phase

After more than a year of public meetings and a community vote to proceed with the application, the proposal to create a Cooper-Young Historic Overlay District (also known as a Landmarks district) cleared another hurdle in October when the Memphis Landmarks Commission...