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circa. Plans Grand Opening

circa. Plans Grand Opening

Artisans Craig and Michele Escude invite you to experience their latest creation with the grand opening of circa. URABN ARTISAN LIVING on November 18 during Fondren Unwrapped. The store, opened a week and a half ago in Fondren, is a mix of home, body, garden, and lifestyle, best described from their website as “Living a […]

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Mississippi: State of the Blues at Lemuria

Mississippi: State of the Blues at Lemuria

Lemuria Book Signing & Book Opening Party Thursday, November 11th Signing 4:00 Book Talk 5:30 Mississippi: State of Blues by Ken Murphy and Scott Barretta LemuriaBooks.com Store Located across the parking lot from Banner Hall Book Party 6:30pm to 8:00pm Jesse Robinson will start playing at 8:00. No Cover. Underground 119 119 South President St.

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The Market: Quality, Homegrown – Perfect in Fondren!

The Market: Quality, Homegrown – Perfect in Fondren!

The first season of  The MARKET in Fondren is now almost complete and classified as a huge success!  Begun in July of this year, The MARKET is 100% volunteer driven and free to the public each month.  The MARKET returns this month during Fondren Unwrapped on November 18. Then in March 2011 to welcome the […]

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Fondren Park on Track for Early 2011

Fondren Park on Track for Early 2011

Renovations to Fondren Park (currently Cherokee Heights Park) are well under way.  The dry weather has allowed the contractor, Harrell Contracting Group, to proceed quickly. Fondren Park is located at the corner of Dunbar Street and Northview Drive, and for many years has provided a great neighborhood green space with lots of room to play […]

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The Sweet Potato Queens® Are Marching to Fondren

The Sweet Potato Queens® Are Marching to Fondren

Her Royal Highness Jill Conner Browne and the Sweet Potato Queens® have officially announced that they will be bringing their parade to the historic neighborhood of Fondren.   Set for the weekend of March 24-26 of next year, the Queens and Wanabees® will march upon the artsy community bringing their support for their beloved charity, the […]

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Fondren Continues to Attract New Businesses

Fondren Continues to Attract New Businesses

Despite the economic downturn nationwide, Fondren continues to experience an upturn in relation to the establishment of new businesses. Over the past six months, no less than 20 businesses have either opened or are set to open within the next few weeks. If anyone has been overlooked, we apologize in advance and ask that if […]

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Mississippi Opera Celebrates National Opera Week

Mississippi Opera Celebrates National Opera Week

Nov. 2 and 3 Opera Appetizers. These performances are free, traveling, live vignettes of opera at the following local area Jackson restaurants: Opera Appetizers Tuesday, November 2, 2010 5:00 PM Broad Street Bakery Free Admission – bring the attached coupon! Opera Appetizers Tuesday, November 2, 2010 6:00 PM Sal & Mookie’s 565 Taylor Street at […]

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Good Sam Hosting 12K’s of Christmas Run

Good Sam Hosting 12K’s of Christmas Run

Run a 12K, run or walk a 5K, and enjoy a FREE kids’ one-mile fun run through the streets of Fabulous Fondren on Saturday, November 20 beginning at 7:30am.  Participants can even compete in our costume contest! Can’t you see Santa and all his favorite toys running through Fondren?! Registration is available online at www.Christmas12k.com or […]

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Positive Words From P4′s Watts

Positive Words From P4′s Watts

Precinct Four’s new police commander Wendall Watts says he believes he has been to enough meetings already. The tongue in cheek reference is in response to his high demand and “who is this guy” curiosity of the moment in Jackson Police Department’s precinct 4. Commander Watts replaces Kenneth Goodrum who has been made sergeant and […]

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