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Recent articles by Nell:

New Ridgeland boutique: Monkee's 'should feel like a very stylish girlfriend’s living room'

A mix of women’s fashions, footwear, accessories and gifts, Monkee’s of Ridgeland is the first location in Mississippi for the N.C. retailer. → Read More

Yes, the steaks are amazing but MM Shapley's garden is just as impressive

“This is a natural thing for me to do since we’re here all the time. I enjoy it. It’s therapeutic.” → Read More

Put your initials here: The Shop Around the Corner specializes in monogramming

'Monogramming is a great way to add a special touch to something you might wear every day, Lewis said.' → Read More

Antiques, coffee and vintage goods: Cotton & Tumbleweeds offers something different

With about 20 vendors, Cotton & Tumbleweeds sells a little bit of everything. → Read More

'A painting can draw you in': Jackson Street Gallery reopens in Ridgeland

At age 68, Paula Jackson thought her days of owning a gallery were history, but fate intervened. → Read More

Doing the cha-cha in Ridgeland: Learn how to dance like the stars at Gotham Dance Club

After having worked for 30 years as a ballroom dance instructor in New York, Thomas returned to Mississippi to establish Gotham Dance Club. → Read More

Comic book fanboys (and girls) and gamers: Van's is 'a hub for social gatherings'

“We’ve got windows on 50 percent of the building,” Ryder said. “At night time, you can see in when you drive by." → Read More

'It's more approachable': CAET's new Ridgeland location goes big on seafood, atmosphere

"The new location incorporates entrees built around seafood as well as ala carte selections of fish, beef and vegetables and serves lunch and dinner." → Read More

Cosmetics and clothes: New Merle Norman studio opens in Madison

"We have fun all day,” she said. “It’s awesome. We’re here to enhance beauty, and it’s a really fun job.” → Read More

This Ridgeland gift shop is known for its pottery and jewelry

Attentive customer service plus free gift wrap helps the store prosper, Hughes said. “We may not always make everyone happy, but we try,” she said. → Read More

This seafood and oyster favorite is opening a new location in Madison

This famous seafood restaurant in Flowood is opening a second location in Madison next year. → Read More

New Pearl boutique: 'Why fit in when you were born to stand out!'

“Whimsy Willows features feminine, boho, sophisticated fashions,” Wilkinson said. → Read More

His grandfather played for Alabama but Ole Miss and Mississippi State are his bread and butter

“Ole Miss and Mississippi State make up 90 percent of sales and always have." → Read More

Expanded menu, new concept transforms Majestic Burger into Majestic Kitchen

“I bought the restaurant with the intention of changing it to a new concept,” Todd Manual said. → Read More

Bath balms named after songs? This new natural bath product store has that and more

"It’s a little sentimental for us since we started at the farmers market at Livingston and then jumped straight into the wholesale market,” → Read More

This Ridgeland antique shop is always an adventure

Customers — especially repeat customers — often end up becoming friends → Read More

This Madison merchant's childhood dream bloomed into her business

This store sprang from a little girl deciding what she wanted to do when she grew up. → Read More

Want to fill up on breakfast? You've got a new option in Madison

Guess what's open in the former Bacchus location in Colony Crossing? → Read More

Like consignment stores? See what Repeat Street is offering now

Repeat Street in Ridgeland has a new addition. You'll be delighted with what lies within The Storehouse? → Read More

Where can you eat, drink and relax while watching a movie? This answer is not 'home'

Relaxing at a movie will take on a whole new meaning at the Renaissance Malco theater. → Read More