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Jeffrey Fashion Cares marks 23rd year, to benefit 2 nonprofits
Buckhead will be a little bit more stylish Monday night as models, designers and fashion-conscious Atlantans converge on the newly-renovated Phipps Plaza for the 23rd annual Jeffrey Fashion Cares e...
August 25, 2015 05:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area provides abundance of fall festivals
As fall approaches, multiple festivals are coming up in Atlanta, Brookhaven, Buckhead and Sandy Springs to the joy of all residents and will vary in themes and sizes. The events celebrate food, mus...
August 25, 2015 04:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local yoga studios cultivating health, wellness
Different disciplines and Eastern health philosophies are on the rise in this part of the world, with alternative medicine and yoga becoming a lifestyle. Brookhaven, Buckhead and Sandy Springs are ...
August 20, 2015 09:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broadway brings Detroit sound to Fox Theatre
The Fox Theatre in Midtown opened its doors Tuesday night to the hits of the first national “Motown The Musical” tour. Running through Sunday, it is the final play in the Fifth Third Bank Broadway ...
August 20, 2015 09:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elvis Show to benefit Buckhead resident with ALS
Rob Jordan’s Elvis Show is coming out of retirement — for a good cause. Up until 2011, Jordan annually performed his show, a concert at Smith’s Olde Bar near Ansley Park, in which he would dress up...
August 19, 2015 03:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead's Eats and Beats breaks records
The organizers of the fourth annual Eats and Beats benefit last week at the Buckhead Theatre said it was their most successful one in the event’s short history. Nearly 1,000 people attended the fun...
August 19, 2015 03:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kosher Food & Wine Festival coming to downtown Atlanta
Gourmet. Artisanal. Organic. And kosher? Prepare to shift any preconceptions one may have about kosher food. The inaugural Kosher Food & Wine Atlanta festival is set for Aug. 27 with a host of hand...
August 19, 2015 03:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Midtown venue to host up to 55,000 this weekend
An art-packed park will welcome residents to the sixth annual Piedmont Park Arts Festival this weekend. The event will take place Saturday and Sunday and is anticipated to be as popular as last yea...
August 12, 2015 06:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nina McLemore to appear at Buckhead boutique
Nina McLemore, founder of 14 designer women’s clothing stores across the nation, will make a two-day personal appearance at her Buckhead boutique Aug. 19 and 20 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. This personal...
August 12, 2015 02:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retired Sandy Springs doctor on a mission
Dr. Goodman Basil “G.B.” Espy III wants to set the record straight. He is not retired but on sabbatical. The Sandy Springs resident and obstetrician/gynecologist retired from active medical practic...
August 12, 2015 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual event to raise money for lung cancer research
Free to Breathe, a Madison, Wis.-based national nonprofit, will host the sixth annual Atlanta Free to Breathe Run Walk Aug. 22 at 8 a.m. at Piedmont Park in Midtown. The organization is comprised o...
August 12, 2015 12:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead teen organizes fun run for Atlanta Humane Society
The sixth annual Kingswood Fun Run will take place Saturday at 8 a.m. in Buckhead’s Kingwood subdivision. The event, organized by Kingswood teenager Haley Hooper, will benefit the Atlanta Humane So...
August 12, 2015 12:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Vinings volunteer honored for more than 20 years of service
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.15.15 - 09:58 am
  • ‘Aesop’s Fables’ coming to Center for Puppetry Arts
    The Center for Puppetry Arts in Midtown will present five tales of fun and friendship in “The Tortoise, the Hare and Other Aesop’s Fables.” On stage Thursday through Sept. 20, this piece takes chil...
    August 12, 2015 12:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’ rehearsals begin
    The Alliance Theatre in Midtown Friday announced rehearsals have started for its upcoming production of the classic 1960s drama "One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest," by Dale Wasserman and based on the...
    August 10, 2015 01:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Eats and Beats event to benefit two nonprofits
    About 800 to 1,000 people are expected to attend the fourth annual Beats and Eats benefit at The Buckhead Theatre Aug. 13. The event features music from ’70s/’80s light rock tribute band Yacht Rock...
    August 06, 2015 09:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Party to benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
    The most casual gala of the year is back and ready for young professionals to have fun and be charitable at the same time. The fifth annual Summer Sizzle party will take place at Summerour Studio i...
    August 05, 2015 06:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local woman turns cancer remission into wellness mission
    Jennifer Lingvall, a production event expert, found her way back to herself with nontraditional medicine after being diagnosed with triple negative Stage I breast cancer at 31. The Buckhead residen...
    August 05, 2015 06:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Buckhead party to benefit metro Atlanta farmers
    The Farmer Fund, a Buckhead-based nonprofit that supports metro Atlanta farmers in the face of natural disaster, will host its launch party Monday at 6 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. Philip, 2744 Pea...
    August 05, 2015 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Bella Bag Atlanta hosting #FriYAY freebies
    To celebrate their favorite day of the week and show their love for Atlanta fans, Bella Bag Atlanta, a women’s purse/accessories store located in the Buckhead Atlanta development, has launched #Fri...
    July 31, 2015 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local fly-fishing group helps others learn craft
    Atlanta Fly Tying has established a different way for residents to learn about the art. “The idea for the group came out of us tracing our passion for fly-fishing back to some of our favorite child...
    July 30, 2015 08:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Millennium Gate Museum to host East Asian ink brush demos
    To coincide with its new exhibition, ‘Chinese Master Artist I-Hsiung Ju,’ open Friday through Oct. 18, the Millennium Gate Museum, 395 17th St. in Atlantic Station, will host free East Asian ink br...
    July 29, 2015 07:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    New play traces life of Harper Lee; run extended thru Aug. 9
    With Harper Lee’s new book, “Go Set a Watchman,” being released July 14, three Atlanta women have collaborated to present a play about the Pulitzer Prize-winning Alabama author during eight July pe...
    July 29, 2015 05:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Beatles tribute band to perform at Concerts by the Springs
    Griffin-based Beatles tribute band The Return will perform Sunday at Concerts by the Springs, Heritage Sandy Springs’ monthly spring/summer concert series. Gates open at 5 p.m. and the show starts ...
    July 29, 2015 09:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Food Well Alliance hosting event to promote gardening
    For the first time in Atlanta, a local food collaboration has formed to help community gardeners build healthier soil through a new Healthy Soil, Healthy Community initiative. The Food Well Allianc...
    July 28, 2015 12:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Canterbury Court commemorates 50th anniversary
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.08.15 - 03:01 pm
  • Local events celebrate red, white and blue
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.01.15 - 11:55 pm