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Womenetics to host conferences in Atlanta, Chicago
The 2014 Global Women’s Initiative, set for Oct. 8 at the Georgia Aquarium in downtown Atlanta, will convene international thought leaders to explore “Women as the Competitive Advantage: Redefining...
September 30, 2014 10:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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ASO’s Romanstein resigns; Neal named interim leader
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in Midtown Monday announced Stanley Romanstein, Ph.D., has resigned as its president and CEO, effective immediately. The move comes in the middle of a lockout of musi...
September 29, 2014 03:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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ASO management, musicians agree to mediation
(UPDATED SUNDAY AT 6:08 P.M. WITH QUOTES FROM THE ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA'S PLAYERS ASSOCIATION'S CHRISTINA SMITH ON MEDIATION) The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Saturday announced its management a...
September 28, 2014 06:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local nonprofit honors Atlanta Public Schools educators
Atlanta Public Schools Friday announced the Buckhead-based Atlanta Families’ Awards for Excellence in Education Wednesday and Thursday surprised six Atlanta Public Schools educators, including two ...
September 26, 2014 05:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead Atlanta's Warby Parker to host grand opening party
Warby Parker, a New York-based designer eyewear company, will open its first Georgia location Sunday at 262 Buckhead Ave., Suite C315, in the new in Buckhead Atlanta development. To celebrate, it w...
September 26, 2014 12:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Guess Who?
Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, Sept. 6 through 12, and the Sandy Springs Police Department, Sept. 12 through 18. Provided by Atlanta Poli...
September 25, 2014 11:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Children’s Healthcare performs 300th heart transplant
The Heart Transplant Program at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta reached a major milestone early Monday morning, performing its 300th heart transplant since the program’s inception in 1988. The mil...
September 25, 2014 11:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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State seeks feds’ flexibility on ESEA waiver
Georgia will ask the U.S. Department of Education for flexibility from its Elementary and Secondary Education (ESEA) waiver in order to delay, for one year, the high-stakes consequences related to ...
September 24, 2014 06:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs park to host naturalization ceremony
In celebration of National Public Lands Day, the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area will host its second naturalization ceremony with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service Saturday. At...
September 24, 2014 01:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead CID looks to expand
The Buckhead Community Improvement District is making strides toward incorporating the whole SPI-9 zoning district within its boundaries. At its monthly board meeting Tuesday at Tower Place, board ...
September 24, 2014 01:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead jewelry boutique celebrates 25 years
Laura Pearce Ltd., a Buckhead jewelry boutique, will celebrate 25 years in business next month. To commemorate the anniversary, owner Laura Pearce launched a 25-piece signature collection of neckla...
September 24, 2014 11:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drugs fighting leukemia, lymphoma fast-tracked
September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month, and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Georgia chapter, based in Buckhead, last week announced some good news in the drugs fighting the diseases. Since May...
September 24, 2014 10:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • What the Braves will mean, financially, to local business
    by Ricky Leroux
    nside@neighbornewspapers.com
    09.12.14 - 09:21 am
  • Member of church: Harris not ‘cold-blooded killer’
    by Hilary Butschek
    nfulton@neighbornewspapers.com
    09.11.14 - 12:39 pm
  • County launches food donation campaign
    Fulton County Youth Commissioners will kick off their sixth Can-Paign to Fight Hunger Oct. 6 to help feed hungry adults and children. The campaign, in partnership with the Atlanta Community Food Ba...
    September 23, 2014 03:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    EDUCATION GUIDE: New Construction
    There will be no shortage of makeovers on local campuses in the 2014-15 school year and beyond. The following is a list of construction projects that were either completed in time for students to u...
    September 23, 2014 11:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Absentee ballots sent at state deadline
    The secretary of state’s office Monday announced the election officials in each of the 159 counties in Georgia have worked diligently to ensure that all Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Vot...
    September 22, 2014 04:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sinkhole repair work expected to last at least a week
    West Wieuca Road at Chastain Park in Buckhead is expected to reopen in a week to a week and a half as crews work to repair a sinkhole that closed the street between Lake Forrest Drive and Dudley La...
    September 22, 2014 03:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta mayor, group announce welcoming recommendations
    Mayor Kasim Reed and members of the Welcoming Atlanta Working Group Wednesday announced the recommendations being implemented to foster a welcoming environment in the city of Atlanta for all indivi...
    September 18, 2014 09:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Georgia ranks 13th in Annual Highway Report
    Georgia ranks 13th in the nation in overall highway performance and cost-effectiveness in the latest Annual Highway Report released Thursday by the Los Angeles-based Reason Foundation. Georgia was ...
    September 18, 2014 08:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Buckhead Atlanta to celebrate first set of openings
    Seven retailers are scheduled to debut Thursday as the highly anticipated $1 billion Buckhead Atlanta mixed-use development begins the first of its openings. “Just like any major city like New York...
    September 17, 2014 11:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local schools get tech-savvy in classrooms
    Students at local schools and across metro Atlanta are putting down their pencils and textbooks in exchange for laptops, tablets and other electronic devices as learning aides. This year, The Gallo...
    September 17, 2014 10:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Parental Guidance
    Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, Aug. 31 through Sept. 5, and the Sandy Springs Police Department, Sept. 5 through 11. Provided by Atlanta ...
    September 17, 2014 10:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Powers Ferry Road to reopen today
    The city of Sandy Springs Wednesday announced it will reopen Powers Ferry Road between just south of Eppington Drive to Whitmere Court in time for the afternoon rush hour. The street has been close...
    September 17, 2014 09:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    USAA, AT&T urging residents not to text while driving
    The United Services Automobile Association (USAA), in partnership with AT&T, are encouraging drivers across the nation and in metro Atlanta to pledge to not text and drive Friday, an annual day of ...
    September 16, 2014 04:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Two local schools named Reward Schools
    Two local schools were named 2014 Reward Schools in the list released Tuesday by the Georgia Department of Education. North Atlanta High School in Buckhead and Ison Springs Elementary School in San...
    September 16, 2014 03:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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