Passionate Living Births circa.
When Craig and Michele Escude married twenty years ago, they never realized their lifestyle would one day lead them to open a store. But that’s exactly what the pair have done in the form of circa. URBAN ARTISAN LIVING, in business for nearly a month in Fondren. Craftsmen in their own right, the Escudes have […]More
Creativity Capital: Art Lovers Find It In Fondren
More than any other area of the state, Fondren is where art lovers can find the best and widest variety of art offerings with its established galleries, artist studios, and unique shops. Walk into any place in Fondren and you will discover the wide range that is available for all artistic tastes. Galleries like Brown’s […]More
Small Turnout, BIG Results for Cleanup
While today’s numbers won’t break any attendance records for community events, a Fondren cleanup was called a huge success in terms of accomplishment. Weedstock, sponsored by by Rainbow CoOp and Fair Trade Green was billed as ‘three hours of peace, love, music and deWEEDing.’ A part of the group used the time to pull weeds […]More
Why We Chose Fondren
We were fortunate to have access to the King Edward hotel, now Hilton Garden Inn, in downtown Jackson during its renovation. It was an experience that we will never forget. We were able to see the restoration firsthand and fell in love with the rebirth the area continues to experience. It was where we thought […]More
Group Begins Build, Grand Opening Plans for Fondren Park
With the completion of Fondren Park fast approaching, plans are now underway for the community playground build and grand opening. Wes Harp, an architect for the project and West Fondren resident, spearheaded Friday night’s informal gathering at Sneaky Beans. The group discussed a mid December date for assembling play structures, hoping to call area residents […]More
If You Have Contacted Us…
It seems we had a bug in our email setup. Thankfully, the issue has been resolved by the quick work of Bam Pow Media, our web partner. So, if you have tried to email us, through info@FindItInFondren.com or the contact form here on the site, we have not received your message. Please resend your submissions, […]More
Find It In Fondren: Feeling the Love!
We can’t say enough thanks for your overwhelming visits to the site in the last two days. The hit counter is beyond what we could have imagined and it’s obvious you are loving what we do. So, we need your help. Spread the word and let everyone who cares about Fondren know that we are […]More
Marathon Inspires Fondren’s Sullivan
When you hear that a local guy finished Sunday’s ING New York City marathon in above average time, you’d call that something worthy of applause. But then you hear the real takeaway and you ask “where can I sign up?” Fondren’s Terry Sullivan, a weight loss consultant and all around nice guy, said his first […]More
FindItInFondren.com is LIVE!
First there was a 32 page full color visitor’s guide. And now, there’s a website! Welcome to FindItInFondren.com! This is THE place for DAILY news, information, events, photos, and more. Built by Bam Pow Media in association with Creative Process Studios, the site will be updated daily with the latest from Fondren. You’ll find a […]More