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Alpharetta man builds pro-quality beach volleyball court in front yard
In the classic 1989 movie “Field of Dreams,” Kevin Costner’s character hears a mysterious voice that inspires him to bulldoze his corn fields and build a baseball diamond — “If you build it, he wil...
February 12, 2016 08:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Educated Puppy owner uses ‘complete respect’ at canine school
Longtime dog trainer Michael Quattrochi takes pride in refraining from treating puppies like humans at his Alpharetta business The Educated Puppy. “That is rude and the worst thing [people] could d...
February 04, 2016 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Georgia Goodwill provides help for jobseekers
The Goodwill on Alpharetta Highway in Roswell is stocked with everything imaginable — clothes, furniture, DVDs and all manner of knick-knacks and home wares. As customers made their selections on a...
February 04, 2016 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Galentine's Day' event helps homeless animals ‘find love’
Valentine’s Day shoppers can fall in love with pieces of jewelry and puppies at the “Galentine’s Day Celebration” hosted by Kendra Scott to benefit the Atlanta Humane Society Feb. 13. The jewelry a...
February 03, 2016 12:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton offers Valentine's Day ideas for celebrating loved ones
North Fulton residents can enjoy Valentine’s Day with desserts, dinner and diamonds this year. Nothing Bundt Cakes, 5230 Windward Parkway, Suite 102, in Alpharetta, offers freshly baked Bundt cakes...
January 27, 2016 05:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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My Salon Suite offers resources for Roswell beauty professionals
Vic and Lori Tenuto, owners of My Salon Suite, said they hope to empower Roswell beauty professionals to become better entrepreneurs — and better serve their clients. The husband and wife team will...
January 19, 2016 04:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avalon on Ice skating rink offers festive outing, special events
Avalon on Ice allows skaters to glide across an open-air rink to enjoy the outdoors and benefit those in need. The atmosphere was inspired by the seasonal rink at the famous Rockefeller Center in N...
January 06, 2016 11:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monster trucks set to take over Georgia Dome
Saturday, Saturday, Saturday! Monster Jam is crashing into the Georgia Dome in downtown Atlanta Saturday. The motorsports event features drivers racing around a track in 16 heavily modified trucks ...
December 31, 2015 01:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Charley’s Aunt’ is a retro-themed comedy of courtship in Roswell
“Charley’s Aunt,” a play at the Georgia Ensemble Theatre in Roswell, is the perfect way to say goodbye to the holidays in January, according to director David Crowe. “I’m never depressed during the...
December 28, 2015 10:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Branch out with north Fulton library programs in the New Year
North Fulton residents can start the New Year by taking advantage of free events and activities for all ages at a nearby Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System branch. Each week, the Alpharetta branc...
December 24, 2015 01:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Bring One for the Chipper' offers free Christmas tree disposal in north Fulton
The 25th annual “Bring One for the Chipper” event provides north Fulton residents with a free, eco-friendly way to dispose of Christmas trees Jan. 2. The Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation, which co...
December 23, 2015 12:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wellness expert helps turn house into healthy home
Sherri Danzig, a wellness consultant, helps metro Atlanta area residents transform their living space in to revitalizing retreats. Everyone is responsible for their health and should consider produ...
December 21, 2015 02:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Woodworking a labor of love for Roswell craftsman
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    12.17.14 - 12:37 pm
  • How to make a salad work for winter
    by Mel Toledo
    Guest Columnist
    12.17.14 - 12:14 pm
  • Cobb favorite Moxie Burger opens shop in Founders Square
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.15.14 - 04:00 pm
  • Roswell Roots festival returns
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    02.03.14 - 03:14 pm
  • Chabad of North Fulton offers Chanukah celebrations
    Chabad of North Fulton will host the Chanukah at the Mall event featuring a public menorah lighting ceremony at North Point Mall in Alpharetta on Sunday. “This year, we’re very delighted that the m...
    November 25, 2015 10:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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    I Heart Pilates tailors fitness for students, instructors in Roswell
    Jeannine Krueger Corbell, co-owner of I Heart Pilates, a boutique-style fitness studio in Roswell, said she enjoys helping people transform their mind and body. The professional dancer, master teac...
    November 20, 2015 08:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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    City of Milton hosts annual tree-lighting event
    Residents will take time out of their busy schedules to kick off the holiday season at the city of Milton Christmas Tree Lighting Saturday. “The tree being lit signifies everybody coming together t...
    November 20, 2015 08:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pizzerias battle in pet-friendly Atlanta Pizza Wars event in Alpharetta
    Pizzerias will compete against each other to determine who has the tastiest pies while raising awareness for pet organizations at the inaugural Atlanta Pizza Wars in Alpharetta this Saturday. About...
    November 18, 2015 04:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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    North Fulton tots collect thousands books for charity
    Preschools at The Goddard School locations in North Fulton helped collect more than 28,000 books for low-income families for National Literacy Month in September. “I cannot even explain the excitem...
    November 17, 2015 11:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Alpharetta couple creates holiday activity to instill values in youth
    An Alpharetta couple created The Good Deed Manger, an interactive holiday activity set to remind their children of the meaning of Christmas and to encourage them to do acts of kindness. The nativit...
    November 11, 2015 12:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Avalon offers Halloween, fall events for all ages in Alpharetta
    Avalon will feature fun for the family and a night out for adults at its daylong trick or treat and nighttime “Trick or Drink” Halloween celebrations Saturday. Avalon also will celebrate its first ...
    October 28, 2015 08:14 AM | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Roswell volunteers shine at awards luncheon
    The Child Development Association shined a spotlight on volunteers for their commitment in helping the organization offer early care and learning programs for children from low-income families at i...
    October 26, 2015 12:36 PM | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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    One-woman comedy in Roswell marks milestone, makes laughs
    The star of the one-woman comedy show “Allison Wonders and Her Cast of Characters” will continue to fulfill her dream of performing when she plays six quirky personalities at the Red Door Playhouse...
    October 26, 2015 12:20 PM | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Tour of Remodeled Homes to benefit childhood cancer
    The National Association for the Remodeling Industry’s Atlanta chapter will present its sixth annual Tour of Remodeled Homes Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eight private homes transformed by chapt...
    October 21, 2015 02:52 PM | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Milton dog models for Mister Migs
    Echo, a 4-year-old Beagle from Milton, will take a break from serving as a therapy dog to strut his stuff on the catwalk for the Mister Migs Denim Dogs Fashion Blast Nov. 7. He is one of 30 pups, c...
    October 21, 2015 09:26 AM | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Columnist publishes book of selected columns
    Longtime Neighbor columnist Mark Wallace Maguire recently published a book of his selected columns, “Letters from Red Clay Country.” The book is a selection of more than 20 of his best columns whic...
    October 14, 2015 03:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Pet of the Week: Brinn
    by Erin Gray
    01.08.14 - 02:19 pm
  • Spirit of the Irish infuses book on pubs
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    12.23.13 - 04:43 pm
  • Osteria Mattone opens on Canton Street in Roswell
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    12.23.13 - 04:11 pm
  • Pet of the week: Jazzy
    by Erin Gray
    12.18.13 - 12:37 pm