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Peach Pundit Radio Redux

Saturday morning at 9 AM, tune in to 640 WGST to hear Charlie, Jon, and me talk budgets, bud, and barbecue with Sully. If you don’t want to huddle by your ol’ fashioned living room radio, listen here. Come for Charlie asking me to solve the state’s problems in two minutes, stay for my nervous […] The post Peach Pundit Radio Redux appeared first on Peach Pundit.

Reed appoints allies to board overseeing $30-million redevelopment effort in stadium neighborhoods

A new fund pledging to pump more than $30 million into the neighborhoods directly surrounding the new Atlanta Falcons stadium has come one step closer to fruition. That investment comes on the heels of $30 million already committed to...Show More Summary

Super Visions: Wild guesses and rank speculation

I learned from the Internet which characters Kyle MacLachlan and Chloe Bennet, his onscreen daughter, are supposedly playing on “Agents of SHIELD.” Fret not! In case you don’t know already, I won’t repeat the names I saw online.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

#InstaPurge! Instagram Snatches Millions of Followers! Check Out Who Got Hit The Hardest…

Instagram left it’s mark on many an account yesterday after a clean up of spam accounts caused a decrease in followers. The social media site warned users that their numbers might be changing but the warning fell on deaf ears until users saw the decline with their own eyes. Show More Summary

Your Foodie Friends Will Polish Off These Local Gift Ideas

There are desire in your heart and jingle in your pocket, but you can't wrangle a notion of what to give foodie friends and family. Maybe you're looking too far and wide. Dote and delight with gifts from your own backyard -- ATL and GA. Show More Summary

Quick Bites: Venkman's update, Shout to close, and more

Plans have been filed for chef Nick Melvin’s long-awaited new restaurant, Venkman’s, in Old Fourth Ward. Representing the evolution of his now-defunct culinary concept, Garden State—following focused efforts to grow his Southern pickle...Show More Summary

Blondie gives Lady Gaga a piece of her mind at Clermont Lounge

On Wednesday night's episode of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Lady Gaga told the story of her trip to the Clermont Lounge while on a date in Atlanta. Apparently, she got some unsolicited advice from Blondie, who was coincidentally...Show More Summary

CSD Ranks 6th In the State in College and Career Ready Performance Index

CSD released this announcement this morning.  You can also peruse the CCRPI data on the State’s website HERE. CSD Ranks 6th Overall on CCRPI City Schools of Decatur Ranks 6th Overall on College and Career Ready Performance Index Two CSD Schools Rank in the Top Ten of All Georgia Schools December 18, 2014 – The Georgia […]

Balfour Calls Out Sam Olens, Again

Outgoing State Senator Don Balfour took to Facebook today to call out Attorney General Sam Olens, again, continuing his less than positive exit: Today, Dec 19 unless it is your birthday, isn’t a big day. But it is a big day for me. A...Show More Summary

CL’s best stories of the year according to CL

It's Dec. 19 so it's time for a list. But a list you won't find anywhere else on the internet.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

21 things you didn’t know about Clermont Lounge

From: thrillist.comBy Sebastian DavisYou already know that Atlanta's most notorious naked watering hole is one of the city's best strip clubs, but there are a lot of things you probably don't about the Clermont Lounge. At least 21 of them in fact. Show More Summary

MARTA considers turning Oakland City station's parking lot into newest transit-oriented development south of I-20

Over the next year, MARTA will be moving forward to partner with private developers and start turning some of the transit agency’s parking lots into mixed-use developments. Brookhaven, King Memorial, and Avondale Estates stations have...Show More Summary

Southbound to host impressive beer dinner in Jan.

Need a quick stocking stuffer that will elicit excitement from beer/food nerds? Southbound restaurant in Chamblee will host a collaboration beer dinner with Green Flash Brewing Co. and an impressive lineup of guest chefs on Tues., Jan. 13.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Normalizing Relations with Cuba – My Opinon

Editor’s Note: Jose Perez is a Cuban native who lives in Gwinnett County. He is a former member of the Georgia State School Board, and presently serves on the state Charter School Commission. Prior to the election of President ObamaShow More Summary

The Happy Math of Converting a Parking Lot to Housing The...

The Happy Math of Converting a Parking Lot to Housing The exciting proposal to turn a large stretch of Downtown Atlanta surface parking into over 400 apartments is getting closer to a potential construction start. The property is located...Show More Summary

Peach Pundit Radio With Rich Sullivan And Some Guys…

Including Charlie Harper, Stefan Turkheimer and Jon Richards. If you’re near a radio from noon until 1 today, tune in to WGST 640AM. If not, listen live right here. Feel free to suggest topics in the comments. The post Peach Pundit Radio With Rich Sullivan And Some Guys… appeared first on Peach Pundit.

How BBQ is like Sushi

As I wrote this week’s post about Little Miss BBQ in Phoenix, it occured to me that BBQ and sushi have something in common and I think it contributes greatly to why I love both experiences. At Little Miss we arrived late in the BBQ day (which at hot spots means you weren’t in line before they opened) and we ended […]

Bantam + Biddy Now Open at Lenox Square

Visitors and shoppers will have a piri piri holiday season when they dine at the newest Bantam + Biddy location in Lenox Square. Shaun Doty and Lance Gummere's casual, all-natural eatery is now open on the mall level near Neiman Marcus, and a patio is part of the picture. Show More Summary

#SororitySisters Backlash Continues! NPHC Issues Statement Against ‘Sorority Sisters’ + VH1 Stands By The Show…

The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is a collaborative organization of nine historically African American, international Greek lettered fraternities and sororities. Often referred to as ‘The Divine 9,’ the NPHC consists of Kappa...Show More Summary

ATLwood: Donald Glover's 'Atlanta' pilot comes to FX

Filming Updates: >> FX ordered a pilot for Donald Glover/Childish Gambino's hip-hop-based show, "Atlanta." The pilot revolves around two cousins in ATL trying to navigate the rough and tumble terrain of the city's rap scene.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

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