Upscale restaurant set to open in Overton Square in the fall

Upscale restaurant set to open in Overton Square in the fall

The restaurateurs behind two of TripAdvisor's "Best Fine Dining Restaurants in the United States" are preparing to open their third Memphis-area concept.

Memphian Hotel in Overton Square gets a more timeless look

 Memphian Hotel in Overton Square gets a more timeless look

A building permit application was filed on Monday for the construction of the Memphian Hotel at 21 S. Cooper. The hotel will feature 107 rooms, rooftop bar and dining, a ground-floor restaurant on the northeast corner at Trimble, and a fitness room on the southeast corner nearest Hattiloo Theatre.(Rendering courtesy of Renaissance Group)

Our Favorite Free Things to Do in Memphis

Our Favorite Free Things to Do in Memphis

With the weather warming up, there are plenty of activities to entice you out of winter hibernation and get you out to explore our city. And you don’t have to let your budget stop you, because there are a bevy of fun free things to do in Memphis! Indoor and outdoor activities alike, the options are plentiful. We have compiled a wallet-friendly list of our favorite free things to do in Memphis.

Live at 9: Harriet Turk, Literatini, Tom Graves & Night at the Lorraine

Live at 9: Harriet Turk, Literatini, Tom Graves & Night at the Lorraine

For most adults, understanding teenagers is a complicated matter, but one Memphis native is using her own experiences and conversations with teens to help the rest of us out. Harriet Turk shares their stories and more in her new book in hopes of inspiring a better future.

Beifuss: I watched 'Wedding at Graceland'. The Hallmark movie loads up on Elvis and sights of Memphis.

Beifuss: I watched 'Wedding at Graceland'. The Hallmark movie loads up on Elvis and sights of Memphis.

Cast as Memphis childhood sweethearts reunited through a love of Elvis music, Kellie Pickler and Wes Brown finally said "I do" near the end of Saturday night's television premiere of the Hallmark Channel's "Wedding at Graceland," the shotgun-wedding-swift sequel to the hit "Christmas at Graceland," which debuted less than seven months ago.

Coley looks back on his work after announcing he won’t seek re-election

NASHVILLE – Rep. Jim Coley survived a high school teaching career, 13 years in the House of Representatives with an independent streak and one near-death experience. But he’s not ready to push himself through another two-year term in 2020.

Things to do this weekend (and beyond) in Memphis: Here are our top entertainment picks

Things to do this weekend (and beyond) in Memphis: Here are our top entertainment picks

One of country music's great '90s hat acts, Tracy Lawrence, comes to Tunica this weekend. Lawrence, who's scored more than 40 singles on the Billboard charts — including No. 1 hits like "Sticks and Stones,” “Alibis” and “Time Marches On” — will play the Gold Strike Casino on Friday at 8 p.m. Only a handful of tickets remain.