lifestyle
Act3 to host ‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!’
Act3 Productions in Sandy Springs will present the classic holiday play, “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!” by Barbara Robinson, through Sunday. This comedy, adapted from the best-selling book of t...
December 18, 2014 09:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
MatzoBall coming to Buckhead Theatre
The MatzoBall, a Jewish holiday party, will take place Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the Buckhead Theatre, 3110 Roswell Road in Buckhead. Tickets are $30 and can be bought online at the websit...
December 18, 2014 11:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Ice bucket, elections popular on Facebook in 2014
Day after day, Facebook captures our best and worst moments, from the birth of a new baby to heated political spats. So what got discussed the most in 2014? The Ice Bucket Challenge and the death o...
December 17, 2014 12:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pet of the Week: Scorpio
Meet Scorpio, a 3-year-old girl with an easy going personality. Scorpio is an upbeat dog who always has a smile on her face and a sweet attitude. Whether she is taking a walk, playing outside or ly...
December 16, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kingston Trio to perform at Buckhead church Thursday
Peachtree Presbyterian Church, 3434 Roswell Road in Buckhead, will host the Kingston Trio for a concert Thursday at 7 p.m. in its main sanctuary. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased onl...
December 10, 2014 07:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Organist group's Atlanta chapter celebrating 100th year
As the American Guild of Organists’ Atlanta chapter prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary next week, longtime members reflected on the milestone. The chapter will host a Christmas concert Mon...
December 10, 2014 07:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Atlanta Ballet to host 'The Nutcracker' through Dec. 28
The Atlanta Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” will return to the Fox Theatre in Midtown Thursday through Dec. 28 with the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra and the Georgia Youth Choir live for all 20 performances. ...
December 10, 2014 07:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Hanukkah services abound this season
As with other signature dates on the December calendar, faith and remembrance are the hallmarks for those who observe Hanukkah, or Chanukah. The eight-day Jewish holiday, also known as the Festival...
December 10, 2014 07:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Snow Mountain offers winter wonderland adventure
With the ability to produce 360 tons of snow a day, Snow Mountain at Stone Mountain Park is sure to create a winter wonderland south of the Mason-Dixon Line. Participants can wind their way down sn...
December 09, 2014 10:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pet of the Week: Shelly
Meet Shelly, a delightful, 3-year-old shepherd mix who has so much to offer any family. Shelly is easy going and laid back, so she is pleasant to be around. She is also very intelligent, can alread...
December 04, 2014 10:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Event to benefit Toys for Tots, Atlanta Community Food Bank
The Plumbing and Mechanical Association of Georgia will host a community open house benefiting Toys for Tots and the Atlanta Community Food Bank Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Georgia Power custome...
December 03, 2014 12:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Shops Around Lenox hosting shopping event
The Shops Around Lenox shopping center, 3400 Around Lenox Drive in Buckhead, will host Get Lit at Shops Around Lenox: A Gentleman’s Evening of Holiday Shopping today from 5 to 8 p.m. Men can shop f...
December 02, 2014 05:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
  • Atlanta Opera brings tale of love lost later this month
    by Philip Clements
    nside@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.05.14 - 10:05 am
  • Tucker football coach reunited with birth mother after 40 years
    by Contributor, Mark Brock
    dekalb@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.04.14 - 01:39 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Sophie
    by Staff Reports
    11.04.14 - 10:15 am
  • Buckhead party to raise funds for Atlanta Youth Academy
    For a school with a budget of only $1.8 million, Atlanta Youth Academy’s 11th annual benefit auction is paramount to the southeast Atlanta private school’s operation. The event, set for Dec. 7 at t...
    November 26, 2014 02:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Column: Urban League of Greater Atlanta to honor women
    Editor’s note: This week is Sally F. White’s last column. Since 2002 she has produced this weekly column in the Neighbor Newspapers previewing community events. She extends her best holiday wishes ...
    November 26, 2014 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Takei to narrate ASO’s Sci-Fi Spectacular
    Actor George Takei, known for his starring role as Mr. Sulu from the original “Star Trek” television show, will narrate the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Sci-Fi Spectacular, set for Friday and Satur...
    November 26, 2014 12:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Pet of the Week: Gordo
    The pet of the week is a Labrador mix who will give a reason to be thankful this Thanksgiving. Meet Gordo, a 10-month-old who loves people and will be anyone’s new best friend. This guy can be a li...
    November 25, 2014 12:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Buckhead boutique to host Girls Inc. fundraiser
    The Nina McLemore Boutique, 110 E. Andrews Drive in Buckhead, will host a shopping event to benefit Girls Inc. Dec. 3 from 6 to 8 p.m.. Shoppers can discover the nonprofit Girls Inc. and their part...
    November 25, 2014 11:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Column: Atlanta Press Club to celebrate 50th anniversary
    The Atlanta Press Club is culminating its year-long 50th anniversary celebration with its Holiday, History and Highlights Party Dec. 9 at the Atlanta History Center’s McElreath Hall on West Paces F...
    November 19, 2014 06:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Diabetes Expo Atlanta aims to help residents live better
    If there is one thing those involved with Saturday’s Diabetes Expo Atlanta said people should learn from attending the event, it is that everyone should be tested for the disease since anyone can g...
    November 19, 2014 06:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Woman’s book focuses on emotionally abusive relationships
    Amy Lewis Bear is using her experience in mentally abusive relationships both first-hand and as a counselor to help others. In February the Buckhead resident published “From Charm to Harm: The Guid...
    November 19, 2014 06:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Pet of the Week: Mira
    Mira is a dream dog. This well-behaved, 4-year-old learns fast. She learned how to sit at the shelter and aims to please her humans. Mira has a playful side that and staff members can’t resist hugg...
    November 18, 2014 10:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    National Philanthropy Day honors adults, students
    The Association of Fundraising Professionals’ greater Atlanta chapter recently honored two longtime Atlanta leaders at its 32nd annual celebration of National Philanthropy Day, held at the Georgia ...
    November 17, 2014 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Cathedral of St. Philip hosting book signing
    Atlanta Episcopal priest Martha Sterne will discuss and sign her new book, “Tell Me A Story: Preaching With The Holy Innocents,” Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Cathedral Book Store' at the Cathedral of S...
    November 14, 2014 06:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
    Atlanta Contemporary Art Center exhibit takes on teen genre
    The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center’s new exhibition aims to color outside the lines in a not-so-subtle effort to redefine patrons’ pop-culture comfort zones. “Teen Paranormal Romance” runs through...
    November 12, 2014 02:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
    full story
  • Temple Sinai to host two events
    by Staff Reports
    10.30.14 - 10:14 am
  • Column: Fix Ga. Pets invites all to have Cocktails for Canines
    by Sally F. White
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
    10.22.14 - 12:03 am
  • Susan G. Komen continues fight against breast cancer
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcsogrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.21.14 - 09:59 am