29 Jun, 2017

CHAPTER TWO

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Second-career author’s debut novel features exotic locales, gems and murder

Writers get their inspirations from all sorts of peculiar places. For Sandy Springs resident Anne Lovett, the idea for her latest novel, Rubies from Burma, sprang from a casual party conversation about a woman’s earrings.

Lovett was chatting with a friend of her father’s who was regaling her with tales of serving in the military during World War […]

29 Jun, 2017

WHERE PASSION MEETS FASHION

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Local designer’s custom handbags promote worthy causes

Brittni Adams’ custom leather purses aren’t just a stylish accessory. They benefit charitable causes as well.

Like a lot of women, Brittni Adams is smitten with handbags. So when the Buckhead resident was looking for a way to combine her passion for purses and her desire to put an end to human trafficking, she founded a company called […]

29 Jun, 2017

DR. JONATHAN LEE

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SURGICAL ONCOLOGIST, NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL

Wardrobe: Jacket (Psycho Bunny), shirt (Ralph Lauren), jeans, shoes (Bally) and watch (Michael Kors), Bloomingdale’s

Growing up in New York City, Dr. Jonathan Lee recognized early on his aptitude for science and mathematics. He also enjoyed working with his hands and interacting with people. When it came to picking a career, he found one where the intersection of those four elements […]

29 Jun, 2017

EDITOR’S CORNER – JULY 2017

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Over the course of my publishing career, I’ve been fortunate to have interviewed many successful, interesting and inspiring people.

The short list includes Michael Eisner, the former Disney chairman and chief executive; award-winning singer and actor Harry Connick Jr.; and Atlanta’s own Sara Blakely, the billionaire founder of the Spanx empire.

To be frank, speaking with them about their many accomplishments, oftentimes achieved in the face […]

29 Jun, 2017

SPARKLING TEETH BENEFIT SICK KIDS

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Pearly whites help fund Camp Braveheart

Dr. Hugh Flax of Flax Dental donates proceeds from whitening procedures to CHOA in honor of his daughter, Lindsey.

Each March through June, dentists from all over the country participate in the annual Smiles for Life initiative by donating 100 percent of the proceeds from whitening procedures to various children’s charities. Ultradent and Opalescence, which make whitening products, donate […]

29 Jun, 2017

CURE CHILDHOOD CANCER’S BELIEVE BALL

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For the fourth year in a row, CURE Childhood Cancer’s Believe Ball hosted some 600 guests at the St. Regis hotel in Buckhead.

Those attending the black tie affair were treated to a three-course meal catered by the hotel, along with wine donated by Treasury Wine Estates. Christine and Tom Glavine co-hosted the night, held in honor of CURE’s founder, Dr. Abdel Ragab. The evening consisted of […]

29 Jun, 2017

BONNEAU ANSLEY III

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FOUNDER AND CEO, ANSLEY ATLANTA REAL ESTATE

Wardrobe: His own

Chances are you won’t find Bonneau Ansley III’s picture in any school yearbook under “Most Likely to Succeed.” “I think I went to every school in Atlanta,” he says, looking back on an admittedly less than stellar academic career. “When I wasn’t interested in something, I didn’t focus on it.”

Luckily for Ansley, he found something […]

29 Jun, 2017

FOOD NEWS – JULY 2017

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Diners at Le Bilboquet, the classic French bistro located in The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, will be seeing a fresh new face pouring wine these days.

Dennis Wood has joined the restaurant as sommelier, wine director and assistant general manager. Wood has overseen the wine lists at numerous area establishments, including Chops and Chops Lobster Bar.

Le Bilboquet
3035 Peachtree Road N.E.
Atlanta 30305
404.869.9944
lebilboquetatlanta.com

Echoing what many local […]

29 Jun, 2017

FOUR-LEGGED HIKES

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HOW TO HIT THE TRAIL WITH MAN’S BEST FRIEND

Happy dogs and their companions on a hike in forest

It’s a great time of year to hit the numerous trails in and around Atlanta. But instead of going it alone, have you considered bringing your furry friend along? Veterinarian Alissa Stephens of The Village Vets in Buckhead loves to hike with her four dogs. “I […]

29 Jun, 2017

FEATURED RESTAURANTS – JULY 2017

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A sampling of great eats in and around Buckhead

Copper Cove’s rogan gosht lamb dish gets a kick from green chiles, red peppers and cilantro.

10 DEGREES SOUTH

After 15 years on the scene, this Roswell Road establishment is a highly original destination where food and wine from the tip of the Southern Hemisphere are celebrated with flair. Before we could pose the server with a […]