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Bellwood Quarry as seen by a lonely drone

Drone Video of Bellwood Quarry on the Atlanta BeltLine - from E.T. Phoned Home on Vimeo.Have you been trying to access Bellwood Quarry, northwest Atlanta's hole-in-the-ground that will one day become the city's...Show More Summary

Dunwoody and the Great Gigabyte Oversight

Video Google recently announced the future launch of “ultra-high-speed broadband service” in nine metro Atlanta cities. But remarkably, Dunwoody was not on the list. The company’s announcement, similar to recent proclamations from AT&T, didn’t reveal much more than a future promise of gigabyte speed service. Show More Summary


Sent in by decatureducationfoundation.orgONLINE REGISTRATION FOR 2015 TOUR deCATUR (on Pi Day 3.14.15) IS NOW OPEN!Once again Mizuno presents the Decatur Education Foundation Tour deCatur on 3.14.15 (aka Pi Day)! Event includes a 5k/1-mile...Show More Summary

VIDEO: Del Venicci – “Jungle Arms” (indieATL Session)

At this juncture in Del Venicci’s existence, it’s understood that there’s going to be a certain amount of artsy posturing...

Light Up Dunwoody - Sunday Nov 30th from 3 to 6 pm at the Farmhouse (Chamblee Dunwoody & Mt. Vernon Rd)

Light Up is Sunday from 3 to 6 An annual community event to welcome the holiday season, Light up Dunwoody Christmas Village opens at 3:00 pm and concludes with the lighting of the tree at 5:45 pm.A cozy warm atmosphere is supported by...Show More Summary

Jack Kingston Heads Home

Last Friday, Congressman Jack Kingston left the office he’s held for 22 years. Kingston, tied with Congressman Sanford Bishop for second longest-serving member of Georgia’s 16-man Congressional delegation, was the first Republican to win office in his coastal district since Reconstruction Era Andrew Sloan. Show More Summary

Who knew that the Pop Rocks corporate headquarters is located in Dunwoody, GA?

Imagine what the Dunwoody 4th of July parade (Largest in Georgia) would be like if these packets were tossed to the thousands of kids along the route? Rocks Inc.Three Dunwoody Park Suite 128 Dunwoody, GA 30338 Video

Tidying Magic: the KonMari Method

Dear Cath I clean begrudgingly but I love to organize. It feels like I’m putting in order the scattered contents of my brain. I know you like to do it just as much as I do, if not more so. It almost seems backward that I’ve read this book and you haven’t (darn that academic […]

Martell Iconic Blueprints: Celebrates Emerging Icon Derek Blanks

It took an invitation from Martell to get me back into my Urban Reporting action. The iconic cognac has been honoring emerging African-Americans across the country and Atlanta was the last stop on the tour. Author Rob Hill Sr. served as host at the event that honored visual artist turned celebrity photographer Derek Blanks. If [...]

8 Great First Date Ideas

Although it may be traditional, dinner and movie is not the best idea for a first date. How can you get to know someone sitting in silence for two hours during a movie? Atlanta’s got so many alternatives that are anything bur ordinary. Here are 8 surefire ways to impress someone with first date plans. […]

Light Up Dunwoody - Sunday Nov 23rd from 3 to 6 pm at the Farmhouse (Chamblee Dunwoody & Mt. Vernon)

Please join in on this great community event and the Dunwoody Police would like to remind you to bring an unwrapped toy for their Christmas for Kids program which serves Dunwoody’s under-privileged children. I am also looking forward to seeing Gus & Hannah throwing the switch to light our community, so please come and cheer them on.

Dunwoody Police Department Christmas for Kids program has kicked off and will be accepting gifts at the Light Up Dunwoody Event on Sunday.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR CFK PROMO VIDEO! The Dunwoody Police Department Christmas for Kids (CFK) program began in 2009 with the goal of bringing our community together to collect new and unwrapped gifts for Dunwoody’s under-privileged children between the ages of newborn to 15 years old. Show More Summary

Critic's Notebook: Key designer behind Atlanta's Rio Mall to speak at Georgia Tech

Her name was Rio, and she danced upon the corner of Piedmont and North.... Longtime Atlantans remember—and new ones may hear tell—about Rio Shopping Center which once occupied the midtown corner of Piedmont and North avenues where a Publix and Walgreen's now stand.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Georgia Congressmen Oppose A-10 Aircraft Sequestration Cuts

Three Members of Congress from Georgia have gone public with their opposition to the Department of Defense’s newly proposed budget cuts to the A-10 weapons system, specifically the A-10 Thunderbolt II. The A-10 Thunderbolt II is the US Air Force’s primary close air support aircraft. Show More Summary

'Selma' trailer previews 'definitive' biopic of King and Atlanta-led movement

Independent film director Ava DuVernay (Middle of Nowhere, I Will Follow, This is the Life) spent this summer in Atlanta, Marietta, Conyers, Rutledge and surrounding areas filming her first major studio release, Selma. Opening in theaters...Show More Summary

Celebrate Georgia Gives Day, a big fund drive that benefits even petite nonprofits

The Théâtre du Rêve says don’t be afraid of the accent marks — enjoying the company also known as Theater of the Dream doesn’t require any Francais, only curiosity about Francophone art and artists. The small arts organization newest...Show More Summary

Morning Reads Last Chance to Join the Bandwagon

All the experts are saying GSU will be March’s juggernaut. Join the bandwagon now or never. Autumn Leaves from Miles Davis.  What will David Perdue be like qua Senator? Somewhat related… the new AJC website is so much better than that dumpster fire they had before. Show More Summary

Dunwoody Council's Independent Auditor, Mr. William J. Mulcahy gives glowing praise for cities due diligence and transparency.

Video As one of the the original council members who started the City of Dunwoody six years ago, I take great pleasure in hearing from an auditor that we are not only doing a wonderful job financially, but we are continuing to improve various procedures in reporting the oversight of the city funds. Show More Summary

Nancy Jester Versus … Oh … Wait … No Flipping Way?!

Hail to the glorious weird of DeKalb! Some days, you just don’t want to fight it. Some days, it’s better to just sit back and let the weird wash over you and laugh like the day you discovered Japanese game shows. Jim Traficant’s hair. Show More Summary

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