October LampLighter

The October issue of the LampLighter features the upcoming Cooper-Young Regional Beerfest on the cover. The Beerfest will be taking place Saturday, October 15, from 1-5pm in the LifeLink parking lot at Cooper and Walker. Discover what makes this beerfest unique and...

June 2011 LampLighter

The June issue of the LampLighter will be arriving on front porches in Cooper-Young soon. Click on the cover image to read the pdf now. The cover article is about the Cooper-Young Festival Friday 4 Miler. Richard Coletta has been with the 4 Miler every step of the way...

April LampLighter 2011

The April LampLighter has a great preview of the Art for Art’s Sake Auction items up for bid. Read about Karen Bottle Capps, the artist whose work is featured on the Art for Art’s Sake Auction posters. You can see her artwork, She Flew the Coop, along with...

Italian Restaurant Coming to Cooper Young

The Memphis Daily News has the scoop on Cortona, the restaurant that will soon occupy the space formerly home to Dish.  It will serve Italian cuisine characterized by Chef David Cleveland as “light, fresh pastas, pizzas, keeping it affordable,” and priced...

CY Bike Lane Plan Results from Compromises

The Commercial Appeal reports this morning that the plan for bike lanes in Cooper Young have been hammered out by reaching a compromise mediated by Mayor AC Wharton and Bike/Pedestrian Coordinator Kyle Wagenschutz: The compromise: Continuous, striped bike lanes on...