October 2019 Around Town

Schools Rule Fulton County Schools in Alpharetta are on a roll for the 2019-2020 school year! Creekview Elementary School students and staff took their principal’s challenge to commit to “Be the Difference” this year. They’re doing a school-wide read of the Hard Hat for Kids by Jon Gordon, and teachers will use the story to guide discussions about teamwork … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Bert’s Adventure: Nominees Welcome Bert’s Big Adventure, a nonprofit organization that provides a magical, all-expenses-paid, five-day journey to Walt Disney World® for children with chronic and terminal illnesses and their families, is now accepting applications and nominations for children to join the magic on their 2020 trip!  To qualify, children must be between the ages … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Never Enough Thyme  he Alpharetta-based, family-owned and operated gourmet restaurant – recently opened its second location at Alpharetta City Center in the Mercantile building at 8 S. Main St. The new location offers breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Known for its generous servings of homecooked favorites, Never Enough Thyme’s menu offers traditional … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

Healthgrades Awards Northside Northside has been recognized for having among the best hospitals in the nation for patient experience. Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals, has announced the recipients of their 2019 Outstanding Patient Experience Award. Healthgrades analyzed 3,449 hospitals across the United States, with 434 hospitals receiving the Outstanding … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Hair Just For Men Delivering the ultimate relaxed grooming experience for men, the Boardroom Salon for Men provides exceptional haircuts, shave services for men of all hair types, accompanied with complimentary beverages.  The Benchmark Haircut is the salon’s signature service, which includes: a tailored cut, rejuvenating paraffin hand dip, energizing shampoo and conditioning, scalp and hand … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

 Georgia wants YOU to be a Dementia Friend An estimated 5.4 million Americans are living with dementia, and it’s likely you will encounter someone at the park, the bank, the grocery, or your gym.  Georgia held the Inaugural Dementia Friends Champion training at the Emory Center for Brain Health and wants to share how you … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

Interactive Flooring Flack’s Flooring has just completed renovating it’s one of a kind interactive showroom. This 5,000-square-foot space allows shoppers to see, feel and walk on all the newest trends in floor covering. “Our client’s biggest concern is choosing the right flooring for their home. It’s a major decision that will be in their home for … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

Annual Pink Affair TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation will host the 18th Annual Pink Affair, the nonprofit’s signature fundraiser, March 23 at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead. The evening will include a sit-down dinner, silent and live auctions, and live music from the Emerald Empire Band. Dana Barrett will serve as emcee. Proceeds from the Pink … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

Win a beach weekend Lifestyle Publications is partnering with The Henderson Park Inn to award one lucky reader with a holiday at the beach. Head to our website to enter to win a 4-night stay at the Henderson Park Inn along with a $100 gift certificate to Beach Walk Café, and a 50 minute massage … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

Meet the Doc Premier Internal Medicine of Alpharetta would like to introduce Dr. Kira P. Colbert. Dr. Colbert is a board-certified Internal Medicine Physician and member of the American College of Physicians. After completing her undergraduate studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she earned a Bachelor of Science in biology … Continued