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...

Holiday treat bags thank first responders

This is the season to give thanks for what you have and thank those who help you all year long. As part of our annual tradition, the Cooper-Young Community Association will provide treat bags for the officers and firefighters who work Christmas Eve, and we could use...

Stuffers needed for membership mailing

The Cooper-Young Community Association is looking for a great group of volunteers to stuff envelopes with membership renewal reminders on Saturday, Dec. 16th, at 10 a.m. It’s an easy task, and we’ll provide refreshments. This is a great way to get to know your...