Carve Out Your Holiday Gift List this Year

Tara Gary has compiled a list of experiences—affordable and somewhat more extravagant—you may consider as holiday gifts. And guess what? As part of this article’s “Experience Giveaway” you have a chance to enter to win one of these experiences! All you have to do is visit The Current Hub’s Facebook page for details on how to win.

“Atlanta’s Taste of Portugal”

By Joe Duffy
Do you know that gloomy shopping center on Roswell Road that was the long-time home of the DMV? In the far right-hand corner a few doors down from a salsa dance studio you’ll find a hidden gem…

Midway – Opens November 8

By Britt Argo
This movie is far from just a two-hour history lesson. Roland Emmerich (Independence Day)—the director known for “in-your-face” action scenes—takes you for a ride the entire movie. If you loved Top Gun and Pearl Harbor, brace yourself for another sweeping aerial battle movie!

This Year I’m Thankful for My Smile

By Di Chapman
Most of us don’t speak about upcoming dental appointments with breathless anticipation. No, they’re not hot dates. They’re not sumptuous dinners of whatever meal you salivate over. Di has a different take—read on…

Planting Trees Correctly

By Geri Laufer
The most important natural element in landscapes, trees produce habitats for a wide variety of insects, birds, and squirrels. Their magnificent size and longevity provide scale for the landscape and (when placed properly) valuable shade that helps with cooling your home.

Exceptional Patient Experience at the Heart of WellStar Avalon Health Park

In an age where many tasks can be completed with the click of a button, why shouldn’t receiving high-quality healthcare services be convenient, too? People in Alpharetta, Roswell, Milton and surrounding communities who are looking for a one-stop shop for many types of medical services will be able to find it at WellStar Avalon Health

Roswell Food & Beverage Festival

Tara Gary talks with a few of the chefs, brewers, and wine specialists involved in the Roswell Food & Beverage Festival coming October 27.

Design Ideas Everyone Can Use

Tara Gary with highlights from Vern Yip’s presentation at the MJCCA. Make your home feel like a luxury retreat!

Bite Bistro & Bar

In the never humble opinion of your infallible restaurant whisperer, the seminal moment that pronounced the beginning of the end of Alpharetta’s Bloomin’ Onion Acres dark days of dining was the launch of Bite.

Blue Jean-e-ology

Diane’s sister finds the process of shopping to be as good as life gets and finding the perfect deal exhilarating. So when sister wants to discuss wardrobe, Diane listens.

Migrating Houseplants Back Indoors Before Winter

Did you move your houseplants outdoors for a hot, steamy summer vacay? Houseplants thrive in the increased sunshine, heat, water, and humidity found outside.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

From prevention to diagnosis and treatment, North Fulton Hospital offers close-to-home, world-class breast cancer care.

For FAFSA, Apply Sooner Than You Think

Don’t put it off. The sooner you apply for FAFSA after October 1, the more likely your efforts will pay off. Funds are limited, offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Be FIRST in line, apply NOW.

Fall Festivals!

By Tara Gary
I don’t know about you, but I am looking forward to milder temperatures, tailgating, football game Saturdays, fall craft beers, and FESTIVALS.

What to say when you don’t know what to say

Your friend just got a serious diagnosis. You feel helpless and upset, and don’t know what to say or do. How can you make things better for her? David Anthony Spencer, Jr., chaplain at WellStar North Fulton Hospital, says, first and foremost, to remember that you can’t make things better. “You can’t take away her