On the eve of New Orleans’s tricentennial celebration, we get the inside track on good times in the Big Easy.
ANCS’s diversity that was such a point of pride had become a victim of gentrification. In 2014, the school instituted a plan to boost the enrollment of students living on low incomes. “Diverse by design,” as the effort is called, has...Show More Summary
When local developer Michael Woods, principal in Broadview Properties, first noticed the dilapidated 1950s-era ranch-style home at 532 Mead Street in Grant Park, he knew immediately that he wanted to buy the property and build a house that would complement the neighborhood.
For the latest video in her "Earworm" series, Vox journalist Estelle Caswell breaks down the "Migos flow"—and it's all about triplets.
I often find myself torn between eating big salads or Asian noodles for lunch. And when it's still warm out, cold noodles are the way to go. Here are five great dishes to try in metro Atlanta.
Actor Mark Ruffalo is making the most out of his time in metro Atlanta, both on and off movie sets. In front of an intimate audience at the Plaza Theatre, Ruffalo launched #ATL100, a multi-week media campaign to bring awareness to the city’s recent commitment to achieving 100 percent renewable energy by 2035.
Thought to be named after the insurance firm that bankrolled its construction, the Empire was a risky work environment.
Check out cool chalk art at the Sandy Springs Festival, score treasures at the Hipster Yard Sale, and more.
What does it mean to be rooted? To be intentional about where the genesis of your work and things you’re passionate about are derived from? For Michael W. Twitty, a food historian and Afroculinarian in his own right, being rooted is a still, silent, strong and sure-knowing. It represents the beginning, his journey now and...
The 234-acre 'experiential development' will use geothermal energy for all single-family residences and townhomes. The post Pinewood Forrest Will Be 'First Large-Scale' All-Geothermal U.S. Community appeared first on What Now Atlant...
But I finally beat Toys ‘R’ Us. In the mid-1980s Toys ‘R’ Us turned me down as a managerial candidate. I was young, stupid, and so pissed at the company that I returned to Junior College. Yesterday Toys ‘R’ Us … Continue reading ?
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene Gregg Allman’s swan song made some noise on several Billboard charts. “Southern Blood,” the final recording by the Allman Brothers legend, who died on May 27, arrived Sept. 8 and has debuted...
Atlanta connections run deeper than a golf course pond for the PGA TOUR Championship and Henri’s Bakery & Café. The two institutions will share a delicious bond showcasing the legacy of golfer Bobby Jones when the PGA TOUR’s season-ending competition draws the world’s best golfers and throngs of viewers to historic East Lake Golf Club Sept. Show More Summary
The official cast photo for The Real Housewives of Atlanta was dropped earlier today and it’s no surprise for those who read Straight From The A daily! As previously reported, for the benchmark 10th season the cast of characters will...Show More Summary
This past Saturday night the Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta celebrated its 25th anniversary with a gala concert at Emerson Concert Hall in Emory University’s Schwartz Center for Performing Arts. A total of 28 musicians participated in the potpourri of chamber music selections, performed before an audience that essentially filled the hall. Organist Timothy...
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene An hour before Collective Soul hit the Music Midtown stage on Sunday for a muscular set that spanned their 23-year-career, the band chatted with us on their tour...
Steve Palmer of Indigo Road Restaurants is consulting on a new food hall called Main & Main, opening on the corner of Peachtree and 14th streets in the summer of 2019. His first concept will be a fast-casual stall called Sukoshi.
R. Kelly hasn’t quite dodged his latest underaged ‘sex cult’ allegations. On the season 4 premiere of ‘The Real,’ Jerhonda Pace, a woman who was once reportedly a part of Kelly’s harem, shares a shocking story about her experience and how the superstar mastered having women under his control. Show More Summary
The Decatur Minute reminds us of The Decatur Craft Beer Festival From : http://decaturbeerfestival.com/ October 21, 2017 - Noon to 5 PM Enjoy an afternoon of beer tasting on the square in downtown Decatur, Georgia. Each general admission ticket ($45) includes a special tasting glass and unlimited sips from more than 80 breweries. Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene While the performers are the primary draw at any festival, a side activity is the people-watching. With more than 78,000 people on site at Piedmont Park for the Saturday edition of...