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“Meet Your Neighbors” with Terminus City and Three Taverns Brewery Dec. 18

Three Taverns Brewery and Kevin Gillespie's Terminus City, the brewers and ‘cuers in your neighborhood, say “come on by and meet your neighbors” at the Decatur craft brewery on Sunday, Dec. 18 from 5-8 p.m. Andreas Müller, executiveShow More Summary

Review: “How to Win at Feminism” leaves us at a loss

I am trapped in a love-hate relationship with Reductress, the online publication founded in 2013 with the slogan “Women’s News. Feminized.” Somebody once forwarded me an article from the site that was pretty funny, and after clicking around to determine the whole site was similarly on point, I began subscribing to their emails.

Grammy nominations 2017: Beyonce and Drake lead, Adele and Justin Bieber show strong

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene As with everything in life, Beyonce rules. The R&B queen leads the nominations for the 59th annual Grammy Awards with nine, though she will compete with fellow megastar...

2 Chainz’s restaurant Escobar opens in Castleberry Hill, complete with a gold Benz DJ booth

Last night, Grammy Award-winning rapper Tauheed Epps, better known as 2 Chainz, opened his first-ever restaurant, Escobar Restaurant and Tapas, four doors down from his summer Trapavelli pop-up shop in Castleberry Hill. Escobar serves lunch and dinner every day until 10:00 p.m., after which the lounge area kicks into full effect with drinks and music. […]

Famous Pub at Toco Hills Closing after 30 years

From facebook page "Toco Hills Dear Customers, We want to inform you that Famous Pub is closing after 30 years. Thank you for every single day that you spent at our pub. Because of your love and support, our pub was neighborhood's favorite one during years. Show More Summary

Dolly Parton telethon adds Amy Grant, Chris Stapleton, Chris Young to lineup

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene Dolly Parton’s list of friends willing to help keeps expanding. Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith, Chris Stapleton, Chris Young, Big & Rich, LoCash, Chris Janson and Montgomery Gentry have been...

House Envy: Sterling Hall is like a smart home version of a European Castle

This Normandy-style estate combines grand architecture with resort-level amenities.

Appetizing Aperture: Dolce's Grilled Octopus Antipasti

Wrap your ever-loving arms, all eight of them, around plates of grilled octopus antipasti at Dolce in The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Tender bites swim in a “seas”-oned mix of farro, chickpeas, celery and pistachio romesco ($16).

Mick Jagger becomes a father for the eighth time

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene It’s the second new arrival in a week for Mick Jagger. The virile Rolling Stones leader, 73, became a father for the eighth time on Thursday, when his 29-year-old girlfriend,...

My Fair Sweets is home to these crazy, ultra-decadent milkshakes

My Fair Sweets is home to some of Atlanta's craziest milkshakes, topped with towers of doughnuts and entire cupcakes.

Thomas Struth, Jordan Rothacker and holiday celebrations galore this week, December 8-15

12 hours agoUnited States / Atlanta : ArtsATL

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The Federal Now Serves Weekday Breakfast, Lunch and Weekend Brunch

Add The Federal, Shaun Doty’s new Midtown restaurant, to your stomping grounds for weekday breakfast, offered from 8-10:30 a.m. and lunch from 11:30-2 p.m. Rev up morning meetings over bowls of steel cut oats; organic yogurt with walnuts,...Show More Summary

Inside #RHOA Kenya Moore’s ‘Moore Manor’ (The Finished Product)… [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

Kenya Moore of The Real Housewives of Atlanta may have shown off her halfway finished home too soon because the completed version is absolutely stunning! [READ: Kenya Moore Hosts Moore Manor Housewarming Party… (PHOTOS)] While Sheree...Show More Summary

The question of Russian interference demands an answer

It is the opinion of professionals at all U.S. intelligence agencies — from the Central Intelligence Agency to the Defense Intelligence Agency to the Federal Bureau…

Ethical Finery?

Finding ethically sourced, affordable clothes is tricky. And when I say “affordable” I honestly don’t mean cheap. I know clothing companies that actually pay their workers a living wage can’t sell a jacket for $20 and a t-shirt for $3. So I was pleased as bees to stumble on this UK brand (that ships to […]

Secreto Kitchen, Alpharetta, GA Restaurant Review

Located in Alpharetta off of Windward Parkway is the newly opened Secreto Kitchen. They are the same partners behind Tara Humata next door. Though Tara Humata is Mexican, Secreto is completely different featuring elevated comfort food. The restaurant is much more upscale than the Mexican counterpart next door with beautiful hardwood flooring and a sleek […]

Follow Up Thursday

I was going to title this “Back That Shit Up Thursday” but changed my mind. Because I’ve overslept this morning today’s post will be follow up, a melange of things that I have been thinking about but failing to get into the blog. My Eye Last week my optometrist diagnosed the lump on my eye […]

Preview: For revered Atlanta Ballet dancer John Welker, the “Nutcracker” is the grand finale

13 hours agoUnited States / Atlanta : ArtsATL

During an hour of rehearsals in Atlanta Ballet's Westside studios, John Welker and Nadia Mara made seemingly a thousand minor adjustments as they worked with ballet mistress Dale Shields on their pas de deux. The intensity as they prepared...Show More Summary

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