BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Lil Yachty will take to the court at halftime during the Jan. 27 Atlanta Hawks game at Philips Arena. The burgeoning hip-hop star, a product of Pebblebrook High School, was recently named to the Forbes 2017 class...Show More Summary
Now is the time to indulge in New Orleans's booming restaurant scene. If you're planning an easy weekend trip from Atlanta, here's what to eat, where to stay, and where to take in some culture.
Peter Ferrari wanted to stress the importance of organizing and taking action. Quianah Upton focused on food access. Shannon Palumbo found inspiration in the words of Allen Ginsberg. On Thursday, massive banners painted by these Atlanta artists—along with roughly 30 other painters, poets, and musicians— were rolled out from East Atlanta to Castleberry Hill.
Just to take your mind off things as we head into the weekend, here’s a great story song by Robert Earl Keen Jr., about a couple…
Clifford “T.I.” Harris has been writing a bunch of letters these days expressing his frustrations with the current state of the United States. He’s penned letters to both former President Obama and President Donald Trump (click HEREShow More Summary
Donald John Trump was sworn in Friday as the 45th president of the United States of America, but in his angry, graceless inauguration speech he described…
Future Hendrix and several of his friends dressed up and showed out as they celebrated life, love and a successful 2017! The spiffy gentlemen rented out three of Atlanta’s top hot spots to celebrate Future’s friend Ricardo’s birthday. Show More Summary
Meet 18-year-old Shayla Rudolph. Rudolph thought it was a bright idea to tape her toddler to the wall of her apartment in order to restrain the child while she cleaned. In addition to the horrifying act, the teen mom filmed her actsShow More Summary
On Thursday evening at Symphony Hall, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus performed a concert of music by Anton Bruckner, led by ASO principal guest conductor Donald Runnicles, with soprano Melody Moore, mezzo-soprano Kelley O’Connor, tenor Nicky Spence and bass Raymond Aceto as vocal soloists. The concert will be repeated Saturday evening at Symphony Hall....
Atlanta rapper Makonnen Sheran aka ‘iLoveMakonnen’ has officially come out to the world as gay. The hip-hop star, best known for his 2014 hit ‘Tuesday,’ shared the news in a string of tweets early Friday morning. Details below…FULL...Show More Summary
Morgan sends along this announcement… The Oakhurst Community Choir is gearing up for our 2017 spring session and we want you to come join in the musical fun! The Oakhurst Community Choir is a friendly, non-audition, independent choir established in 2013. Our goal is to bring together members of our community to share in the […]
The Real Housewives of Atlanta is a cash cow for Bravo and it’s no secret that the ladies are paid quite handsomely for their services. Season 9 salaries have been revealed and it seems that Nene Leakes’ absence made room for quite a few salary increases this season. Show More Summary
A new reading series appeared in Atlanta last year. But not just any reading series — one geared specifically for the underserved in the community: cis and trans women, non-binary people. Why? Because it was necessary. Marginalized writers...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama and his lovely wife Michelle welcomed Donald and Malania Trump with open arms as the official transition occurred this morning prior to Trump’s inauguration. Obama also sent his final tweet from the @POTUS account before turning it over to his successor… [Disclaimer: This is an open post. Show More Summary
The restaurant is replacing Smash Kitchen & Bar in the mixed-use development. The post Town Brookhaven To Get Atlanta's Second Hobnob Neighborhood Tavern appeared first on What Now Atlanta.
Fresh, new wall coverings from ADAC If you are involved in home improvement or remodeling in your house, you know that the Pantone color of 2017 is bold, rich shades of Sangria as their 2017 Color of the Year. This was quite apparent in many of the options we saw at the preview of wall […]
I never thought this day would come, but here it is. I thought that this country, our country, would never be so foolish as to elect…
The early bird may get the worm but our Dirty Birds have a thing for cheese. The Atlanta Falcons take on the Green Bay Packers in this Sunday’s NFC Champion Game and these Atlanta restaurants are the perfect place for gameday watching. Show More Summary
Wishing you could lace on those comfy Chuck Taylors but facing a commute laced with traffic knots? Slip into 5Church Atlanta and sidle up to communal high tops (the table kind) or the bar to kick back for two hours of Rush Hour Remedy food and drink specials each Monday-Thursday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Boring day and night yesterday. My morning is slipping away, and I have much to do, so I don’t have time for blogging. Black Friday, in the worst possible sense in my opinion, has arrived. I hope that you have … Continue reading ?