Atlanta Fire and Rescue officials today released additional details about what happened leading up to - and the cause of - Thursday's fire at the Corner Tavern's Little Five Points location. According to an AFR spokeswoman, people inside the bar saw smoke and called 911.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Decatur City Commissioner and Bicycle South owner Fred Boykin writes in… The Fugee Family out in Clarkston provides bicycles for 40 plus kids to ride to Agnes Scott for summer camp. Camp starts in mid June and they need BIKES right now! If you have a bicycle you’d like to donate (teenager to adult sizes [...]
credit: Hyosub Shin If you’d like to get a taste of the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival but are apprehensive about the investment, today brings a new opportunity for you. For the first time this year, you can purchase passes to attend individual classes. Show More Summary
Make this Memorial Day one to remember with flavorful foods that will leave everyone feeling stress-free and satisfied. Celebrate those who have served while serving up summer-style foods from our Beachy Bites Pinterest board. Watermelon krispie reats, margarita cookies and tomato salad will keep everyone refreshingly full while kicking off vacation season!
Remember Jon Jones, the challenger running against Atlanta City Councilman Kwanza Hall on a direct democracy platform? Well, he recently found out that, starting next year, he won't technically be considered a resident of Hall's district.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
What's being touted as the newest condo development along the "Midtown Mile" in several years is moving forward. Named "Seventh," the nine-story condo building proposed by Robin Loudermilk and Dwight Bell at the intersection of Seventh and Peachtree streets will rise on land that, until earlier this year, was home to the J.A. Show More Summary
MAR seafood restaurant opens tonight at 314 E. Howard Ave. in Decatur. Featuring tables made of wood reclaimed from a nearly 100-year-old house and a summery patio, it's a place to down tons of tequilas while noshing on Mexi-coastalShow More Summary
School’s out and the kids are barking up trees for things to do. Why not Adopt a Golden? Give your kids the perfect chance to learn responsibility by adding a furry new friend to take care of. The whole family can get in on the fun and enjoy evening strolls with your newest family member. Show More Summary
According to an announcement on MAR’s Facebook page, the restaurant which took over the old Feast space on E. Howard Ave opens tonight! Check out their menu on their website. Photo courtesy of MAR’s Facebook page
It's time to break out those Fire & Flavor grilling planks for simple outdoor cooking. The all-natural cedar, alder, maple and oak planks are perfect for grilling your appetizers, meats, and veggies to a create a delicious smoky taste perfect for your meats and veggies. Show More Summary
Buckhead Mall to get Tumi, Vince Camuto, Invicta and Bachrach.
Shorty’s was an impulse try one evening when my wife wanted something new in our repetoire. This is a restaurant whose reputation is heavily influenced by Jimmy, who reviewed it in Eat It Atlanta’s pizza tour. In his review of the restaurant he says: Everything was in balance though. The dough wasn’t soggy. There was […]
Pardon my photo flash, but I had to share this picture of my favorite dish this week. It's the flank steak at the Graveyard Tavern in East Atlanta Village.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Two days before graduation, Wilcox County High School students can grab their diplomas knowing that the first-ever integrated prom recently held won't be the last one. After much controversy, Wilcox County High School decided yesterday to officially sponsor a prom in 2014.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Lew writes in… A group of us are working to establish a makerspace in the City of Decatur. In particular, we’ll be at the Arts Festival this weekend demonstrating robots and other projects as well as sharing further information. A lot of people may not be familiar with makerspaces or the maker culture. Imagine a [...]
Filming News - Anchorman 2 has flown the coop, but here are two parting items: first, a picture of Kanye West filming and looking retro, and some words from director Adam McKay about our fair city to AJC Buzz: "You guys have good food. I had to really fight gaining weight.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
The Decatur Arts Festival returns to Old Courthouse Square with 165 exhibiting artists showing work throughout Memorial Day Weekend. Their website has the full rundown of programming.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Nothing better than working a half day to start a long weekend. Oh wait, I probably should have taken the entire day off today. Today’s Daily Challenge Take ten minutes to tidy up your desk, kitchen table, or countertop. A chronically chaotic or disorganized space makes it harder to do everyday tasks, making you feel [...]
I want to start this off with I am an Eagle Scout out of the Atlanta Area Council (Class of 2005) and my Dad is an Eagle Scout out of the Great Smoky Mountain Council (Class of 1970) and his dad was a Scoutmaster. So, Scouting is a bit of a family tradition. On Thursday [...]
Mayor Kasim Reed told Savannah leaders not to worry about the port's future and whether federal funding would eventually happen. "Don't be concerned about it a bit," he said.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ...