Relaxed. 
Rejuvenated. 
Refueled.

According to Tim Cahill, “A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” I'm sitting in the airport on my way back from my annual girlfriend's getaway with my sorority sisters, full from the experiences that we shared. This year’s destination was Puerto Rico but over the past sixteen years we have done Vegas, Houston, D.C., and Chicago just…

Atlanta Suburban Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. present Annual Mad Hatters Scholarship Luncheon and Fashion Show

Hosted by national radio personality Myra J and featuring celebrity models WSB-TV reporters Tom Jones and Matt Johnson. Alma Vineyard is Chapter president. The event chair was Dr. Jackie Williams and co-chairs were Jackie Murray and 
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Ivy Community Foundation of the Kappa Omega Chapter of AKA Sorority Holds 11th Annual Pink Cultured Pearls Cotillion

From 19 debutantes, Miss Pink Cultured Pearls 2016 was selected, Miss Bailey Kennedy Norman, daughter of Ms. Deanna Norman and Mr. Sean Norman. The Pink Cultured Pearls Cotillion is chaired by Billette Owens Ashford, President of the Ivy Community Foundation. The President of Kappa Omega Chapter is Icey Johnson.

Around Town

PinkSTEM presented our second annual Mother Daughter T.E.A.2 ( Technology. Engineering. Arts, Aviation), which was an extravagant event of Tea and STEM activities held at the Fulton County Aviation Community Cultural Center located at 3900 Aviation Cir NW, Atlanta Ga 30336. Thanks to our Community Sponsor Subway, our Community event of Fancy Hats, White Gloves and "Sunday Best" was a…

First Annual South Fulton Lifestyle Charity Derby Party at Hotel Indigo College Park

Men in seersucker suits. Women donning their finest hats. Bartenders pouring up Mint Juleps... On Saturday, May 7, 2016, Hotel Indigo in College Park, GA was filled with men and women in celebration of the Kentucky Derby. The fellas came out dressed to impress with seersucker suits (not just pants or blazers--suits), bowties, and the finest shoes. Not to be…

Barre B Offers Yoga, Barre, and Cardio in New SoFu Studio

There is a tide rising in South Fulton, affectionately known as #SOFU. That tide has given rise to a growth in industry and enterprise that promises to make SOFU a major center for culture, arts and entrepreneurship in the metro Atlanta area. Along with the establishment of several arts centers – South Fulton, Southwest & Aviation, a new venue for…

Get Involved with the Camp Creek Business Association

“I am a longtime area resident, business consultant, active community member, and a former Camp Creek Parkway retailer, so my contextual understanding of the area, the community, and the issues is fairly strong” says Michael Davis, Camp Creek Business Association (CCBA). “We are working to reinvent the business association concept in three ways. First, I wanted to make all CCBA…

Vingenzo’s Pasta and Pizzeria

If you have been searching for authentic Italian cuisine, then look no further. Vingenzo’s, located in Woodstock, GA, is unique in that every dish is created with individual attention and care. To Chef Mike Bologna, it doesn’t matter how many great meals he has prepared in the past. All that matters is the next meal and the next customer he…

KiDsGyM USA in College Park Celebrates 30 Years!

What started in Seattle as a preschool gymnastics program utilized by affluent families, has today turned into a vehicle to touch children of all backgrounds. Initially offered to the upper echelon of Bellevue, Washington, the husband and wife co-founders of KiDsGyM USA® expanded their program to reach children from a small inner city church. These particular children could not pay…

Tesla 3

In 2006, Elon Musk published a blog post outlining his long-term vision for Tesla. At the time, Tesla was still two years away from delivering the first Roadster, the company’s first product. The strategy of Tesla is to enter at the high end of the market, where customers are prepared to pay a premium,” Musk said. “Then, we’ll drive down…

Camera King Chuck Wolf Steps Up to the Digital Design Bar

Once the wizard of camera retail, Chuck Wolf sold cameras when they were heavy, clunky things with big, expensive lenses and an insatiable appetite for expensive celluloid film. He has since adapted to the digital age with a new focus.

Beaches Turks and Caicos

For groups and families who crave luxury without having to plan a detail, the Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort Villages and Spa should be the first place to look. Located just a short flight from Atlanta on the island of Turks and Caicos, Beaches Turks and Caicos really caters to families and groups by providing a luxury experience to help…

The Zen of Travel

Jessie Cassar, travel advisor extraordinaire, is a California-born, global nomad. She resides in Atlanta and experienced an international upbringing in exotic countries of Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and the Caribbean. As a Virtuoso accredited advisor, the world is her playground. She is a France specialist and covers the globe with a certain savoir faire. She can be reached at…

Walking North

The head priest walks over to the center of the main shrine room to offer the daily morning prayers. Chanting, clapping, singing and a specific protocol of procedures, for passing the blessed offerings on to other members of the party, follow. Drumbeats declare the end of the ceremony and the assistant to the priest, in full regalia, invites guests to…

Takeoff with Austin Jackson

Known as the Takeoff Boss, Austin Jackson is just an 18 year old student and one of the Top 20 Leaders in the State of Georgia (2014) and now one of the Chief Ambassadors on the SCLC’s next generation board (2016) who has a passion for flying. He’s had a dream of being a commercial airline pilot since his first…

Some of ATL’s Best Splashpads in South Fulton and Beyond

Atlanta has numerous parks. In South Fulton, there is no shortage. One of the best things about living in South Fulton is that you don’t have to go far to enjoy nice parks and playgrounds. There are quite a few right here in our backyard.