JAMIE ADAMS – Il Giallo

As chef and owner of Il Giallo in Sandy Springs, Jamie Adams cooks a lot of Italian food, including the restaurant’s Feast of the Seven Fishes, a seven-course Christmas Eve tradition with origins in southern Italy.

But when it comes to a holiday meal at home, it’s all about American tradition. The Buckhead native, who spent five years in Italy working at Michelin-star restaurants, now resides in […]

PLAYING TRICKS ON PARKINSON’S

The third annual ladies’ luncheon and social bridge event, Playing Tricks on Parkinson’s, was once again held at Buckhead’s Swan Coach House. The event, which benefits the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s research, has raised more than $15,000 to date, and this year contributions exceeded $5,000. All of the proceeds go directly to the Foundation, thanks to the generous support of local executive search firm, […]

CURE’S A TRIBUTE TO OUR QUIET HEROES

CURE’s 12th annual luncheon brought together more than 550 people who honored the mothers of children with cancer.

CURE’s 12th annual luncheon brought together more than 550 people who honored the mothers of children with cancer.

With a vision to make an impact towards life-saving pediatric cancer research, CURE Childhood Cancer held its 12th annual luncheon, A Tribute to Our Quiet Heroes, at the […]

BUZZ – NOVEMBER 2016

GARDEN LIGHTS, HOLIDAY NIGHTS

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Holiday lights at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens returns this year for the sixth season. Beginning Nov. 12, guests can see the gardens decked out in more than 69 miles of light strings, the distance from Atlanta to Athens, Georgia. Explore 30 acres of LED light displays, make s’mores by the fire pit, ride holiday model trains and more. Don’t miss the new Walk of Flames, […]

FREE TO BE ME

Camp Twin Lakes provides respite for kids with challenges.

Morgan McGahan points to all the activities she loves at Camp Twin Lakes.

Morgan McGahan points to all the activities she loves at Camp Twin Lakes.

For the last four years, 18-year-old Buckhead resident Morgan McGahan has attended Camp Twin Lakes (CTL), a safe, welcoming refuge for kids with serious illnesses, disabilities and other challenges.

“It’s my […]

NEWS BITES – OCTOBER 2016

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DUSTY GRIFFITH EXHIBIT OPENS AT PRYOR FINE ART

Visit Pryor Fine Art for Southern encaustic artist Dusty Griffith’s latest exhibition this month. Through a heating process, the Atlanta-based Griffith transform found materials such as embedded glass, plexi and barn salvages into stunning works of art using beeswax. A sought after talent, his art can be found in the homes of celebrities such as Halle Barry and […]

THE CITY BECOMES A CLASSROOM

Lovett pioneers innovative semester for rising sophomores.

Lab Atlanta offers bright high school sophomores an opportunity to develop real-world skills.

Lab Atlanta offers bright high school sophomores an opportunity to develop real-world skills.

When Lab Atlanta debuts in the spring of 2017, 30 high-achieving high school sophomores selected from Atlanta-area public and private schools will use the city as their textbook. Sponsored by The Lovett […]

AN EXQUISITE EYE

92-year-old photographer captures images of talent close to home.

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Some careers won’t end no matter how hard someone tries to retire. Take the example of 92-yearold Clyde May. For more than 50 years, May had a thriving business as a photographer, working in the era when film was developed in a dark room and the concept of having a lens on a phone was unheard of. […]

PROM IN THE CITY

For the sixth year, the Show Me Shoes Foundation, a nonprofit aimed at assisting young girls who have experienced unexpected hardships, presented Prom Project 6.

More than 200 dresses were donated for Prom Project 6.

More than 200 dresses were donated for Prom Project 6.

This year’s theme was Prom in the City, an event at the Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria that helped more […]

GYPSY SOUL

Buckhead entrepreneur Jennifer Lingvall talks and walks wellness.

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Jennifer Lingvall’s entrepreneurial spirit sparked early in life. The 35-year-old Indiana native and Buckhead resident co-founded an interior design studio in Chicago in 2005 at 24 years old. Then, 8 years ago, she fell in love with Atlanta. Here, she co-founded A Social Mess, a Buckhead-based event company that produces and promotes a few […]