A FLOOD OF OPPORTUNITY

Susan and David Nethero turned disaster into dazzle at their Brookhaven home

Sometimes, a curse can become a blessing. At least that’s the case in the home of Susan and David Nethero, which had to be completely gutted after two pipes burst in their master bedroom during a 2014 winter freeze. The couple was vacationing in Aruba when the incident occurred, and the leak went undetected for […]

FEATURED RESTAURANTS – OCTOBER 2017

A sampling of great eats in and around Buckhead.

Classic bistro dishes such as steak frites tantalize diners’ taste buds at F&B.

ANIS CAFÉ & BISTRO

Anis is everything you’d hope to find in a French bistro, without having to buy a plane ticket to France: traditional Provençal dishes, relaxed patio dining and often a small congregation of French-speaking diners to help set the mood. Grilled […]

TAKIN’ IT TO THE STREETS

SCAD grads beautify The Shops Buckhead Atlanta with original artworks

One trait of a creative mind is the ability to think outside the box. In the case of artists, creativity often involves thinking beyond the canvas and finding ways to share their work with a broad audience. When the audience is made up of the elite shoppers who frequent The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, it’s an added bonus […]

ANOTHER HONOR FOR HIS HONOR

Recognizing a hospice center’s perennial supporter

Visiting Nurse’s Norene Mostkoff escorts Sam Massell through the hospice facility he helps support.

The Visiting Nurse Health System/ Hospice Atlanta will honor and celebrate former mayor Sam Massell, founder and head of the Buckhead Coalition, at its fall gala on Oct. 26. “Sam has been a supporter of ours for 21 years and has been influential in getting […]

FOUR SMOKIN’ ACES

Love cigars? We have you covered

Smoke ‘em if you got ‘em at Buckhead Cigar Lounge.

With all the hustle and bustle Atlanta generates daily, relaxing with a good cigar in a cozy, club-like atmosphere can serve as the perfect escape. After doing some research, lighter in hand, we found a quartet of lounges specializing in selling “sticks” to enjoy in bliss.

BUCKHEAD CIGAR LOUNGE

Located inside […]

AFFAIRS OF THE ART

YOUR CHANCE TO PLAY HIGH MUSEUM CURATOR

At the High Museum of Art’s annual Collectors Evening fundraiser, art lovers have a special opportunity to give their opinions on a number of works that the museum is considering adding to its permanent collection.

At the High Museum’s annual Collectors Evening, art lovers get a sneak peek at works […]

A SNEAK PEEK INTO BUCKHEAD’S PRIVATE CLUBS

In a dimly-lit, wood-paneled lounge, random groups of smartly dressed Atlantans are hunkered around the tables, watching the Falcons game on the big-screen TV, enjoying dinner with a commanding view of the city skyline or simply unwinding with a scotch and a cigar after a hard day’s work. Such is a typical nightly scene at Buckhead’s premier private clubs.

Once the restricted domain of Atlanta’s business echelon, […]

ATLANTA’S NEWEST AIRPORT HOTEL TAKES FLIGHT

Why Marriott’s next-level property at Hartsfield- Jackson is attracting both visitors and locals

The Renaissance at Hartsfield-Jackson boasts fun touches not found at your typical airport hotel.

When Atlantans head to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, it’s typically because they’re going out of town. But we’ve found a good reason to head to the airport and stay in town. And that would be the recently opened Renaissance […]

THE CLUB AT CHOPS

The Club at Chops essentially got its start because Buckhead Life Restaurant Group founder Pano Karatassos wanted a private space where he and his friends could dine and smoke.

It was the late 1990s, when the laws regarding smoking in restaurants were changing, says Brian Fogarty, the club’s general manager. Back then, there was a smoking area in Chops Lobster Bar, one of Buckhead Life’s premier restaurants. […]

KITCHEN WHIZ KID

Young Little Chef Ivy wants to steer kids toward better eating

Don’t let her age, or her size, fool you. Ivy Angst, aka Little Chef Ivy, may only be 11 years old, but she is already a force in the kitchen, as well as a staunch advocate for more healthful menus, challenging the way restaurants and her peers look at nutrition.

Ivy has been cooking for two years […]