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Starting school in August cheats summer. Growing up in the Midwest, we started back after Labor Day, which signaled the end of fun and the beginning of something less fun.

Polo in the Pines

Founders, collaborators, friends and sponsors toasted to the success of the 2016 Polo in the Pines, planned for Oct 8-9. Sean O’Keefe Events along with co-chairs, Tina Fowler and Jennifer Bonner raised a glass at the Atlanta Polo Club. The event benefits CURE Childhood Cancer. Sponsorship opportunities available! PoloInThePines.com

Around Town

Local musician Lee Gamble began playing guitar over 30 years ago, and he has a true appreciation for a wide variety of music. You'll hear everything from Journey to James Taylor to John Mayer to Oasis and everything in between. As one event planner recently said “once again, the entertainment for our event was provided by singer/guitarist, Lee Gamble. A…

Polo in the Pines

With two months to go, the excitement for Atlanta’s premiere polo event is building, thanks to the energetic and passionate leadership of founder Tina Fowler and her dedicated team of sponsors and supporters. Since the inaugural event in 2012, Polo in the Pines has raised nearly $250,000 with a mission to fund specific cancer research, promote awareness and family support…

Looking Back, Paying it Forward

We asked a few of the schools in our area what notable milestones they hit last year on campus and what priority they will put on community service in the 2016-17 school year.

Milton First Responders Foundation 
Community Volunteers

Milton First Responders Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit Georgia corporation comprised entirely of volunteer citizens. One hundred percent of the profits from fundraising events support their on-going mission: “To provide financial support for Milton first responder employees injured in the line of duty or enduring a family hardship and to purchase supplementary/non-budgeted equipment and training materials.”

Smile, It’s Time for School

While the kids are back to studying their ABCs at school this month, we asked our friends at Golsen Family Dentistry for an education on something we ALL do, every day (hopefully three times a day). Dr. Jill Golsen took a moment at her Alpharetta office to give us a lesson on caring for your family's teeth.


The fourth annual Wire & Wood Songwriters Festival will take place in downtown Alpharetta on October 7 and 8 this Fall and Alpharetta Lifestyle is proud to be the media sponsor for this energizing celebration of music. Prominent songwriters from across the country will convene for the weekend with a kickoff event on Friday evening, the 7th, at Avalon where…

2 Boys Inspire 2B Whole

t first glance, 2B Whole Gluten-Free European Bakery’s baked goods may look like traditional, decadent European treats. Even upon tasting them you may think so. But, there’s more than meets the eye at 2B Whole. All of the products are gluten free, and many of them don’t contain other allergens like dairy, egg and soy. The bakery even offers a…


At first impression, Hyundai’s “Style To Raise The Bar” motto for its all-new 2017 Elantra certainly confirmed validity. Available in three trims—Eco (starting at $17,150), SE ($20,650), and the Limited (beginning at $22,350)—the value Hyundai offers immediately wows considering all of this model’s augmentations from bumper to bumper. Addressing the more curvaceous exterior, the Limited’s standards are plentiful, including its…