7 Mar, 2019

CELEBRATING JEWISH HERITAGE

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MUSICAL PERFORMANCES TAKE THE STAGE AT VENUES AROUND ATLANTA

The Bill Charlap Trio will jazz up the Atlanta Jewish Musical Festival in March.

Running March 7-16, the Atlanta Jewish Music Festival returns for a heralded 10th year, bringing a notable selection of acts to the stage. Held at venues such as the Atlanta History Center and Ahavath Achim Synagogue, the event kicks off with a […]

7 Mar, 2019

FRESH FROM THE FARM

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Area foodies will once again gather at the Heritage Sandy Springs Farmers Market when it reopens in mid-April.

BY: Lia Picard

Returning to its new home in City Springs, the market features an array of vendors so you can stock up on everything from organic produce and fresh eggs to pastureraised meat and handmade chocolates, salsas, jerky and more. Stop by on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to noon, […]

7 Mar, 2019

IT’S EASY BEING GREEN

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IT’S ST. PATRICK’S DAY ALL YEAR LONG AT THESE LOCAL PUBS

MEEHAN’S PUBLIC HOUSE

STORY: Angela Hansberger

Come March 17, we have a valid justification for wearing green and drinking beer. But you don’t have to wait till St. Patrick’s Day to celebrate Irish culture. Both authentic and unique, Atlanta’s Irish taverns preserve a time and way of life full of laughter, comfort food and seriously […]

7 Mar, 2019

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

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Talking real estate with the CEO of a top Atlanta luxury home seller

STORY: Daryn Kagan

Jenni Bonura is all about home. As the CEO of Buckhead based Harry Norman Realtors, she has a front row seat to some of the biggest, most luxurious houses in the city. She knows the market and what’s hot and what’s not.

Bonura moved to Atlanta in 1999 to work with Anderson Consulting […]

7 Mar, 2019

FOOD NEWS – MARCH / APRIL 2019

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Start your morning off right with a Bell Street burrito.

Fifth Group Restaurants is opening a Buckhead outpost of Alma Cocina. The Mexican eatery will make its debut in the Terminus complex in mid 2019. alma-atlanta.com

When KarmaFarm opened its doors in December, it became the first certified gluten-free, fast-casual restaurant and bakery in America. It received the designation from the nonprofit […]

7 Mar, 2019

CHEFS FIGHT HUNGER OUTSIDE THE KITCHEN

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These restaurateurs can ride

A hurricane didn’t keep Il Giallo’s Leonardo Moura (left) and Jamie Adams from riding to raise funds for No Kid Hungry

BY: Mickey Goodman

Leonardo Moura and Jamie Adams are known for creating memorable meals at their Sandy Springs restaurant, Il Giallo. They’re also known for their philanthropy, particularly bicycling in the 300- mile Chefs Cycle to raise funds for No Kid […]

7 Mar, 2019

FAR EAST FUN

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ANNUAL EVENT SHOWCASES DISTINCTIVE ASIAN CULTURES

BY: Karon Warren

On March 9 at Lenox Square, the Who’s Who in Asian American Communities foundation invites locals to Asian SpringFest, a yearly event celebrating the most populous continent’s many ethnicities.

Throughout the day, Chinese, Filipino, Indian, Vietnamese, Korean, Japanese and other Asian cultures will be highlighted with a variety of events, including dance, […]

7 Mar, 2019

NEWS CLIPS – MARCH / APRIL 2019

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MEN’S FASHION OUTFITTER OPENS ATLANTA SHOWROOM

Continuing its success as a brick-and-mortar retailer as well as a digital men’s clothier, Indochino has opened a new Atlanta showroom at the Shops Around Lenox. The Vancouver-based firm first gained popularity online by offering custom made to- measure suits at off-the rack prices, which customers designed with the assistance of a “style guide.” “We’re setting a new standard for apparel in Atlanta by providing shoppers with the luxury […]

7 Mar, 2019

LILI DING

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PICKLEBALL PLAYER

STORY: Ann Hardie
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

Lili Ding picked up a pickleball paddle for her husband. She had heard about the sport that was booming around Atlanta and thought it’d be something that she and Mike, who had recently retired, could do together. “I didn’t want him just sitting inside the house watching television,” says Ding, who lives in Brookhaven.

These days, however, Ding plays pickleball for herself. […]

7 Mar, 2019

DR. DARRIA HACKS INTO MOTHERHOOD

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And in short, snappy bursts that won’t stress parents out

STORY: H.M. Cauley

Being an ER doc is nothing like parenting a 5- and 2-year-old. It’s considerably easier, insists Dr. Darria Long Gillespie, a Sandy Springs mom, writer and TV contributor who faces her biggest challenges the minute her kids wake up.

“When I’m in the ER, I have too much to do and not enough time, but I’m […]