‘Tis the Season For Events

Tara Gary finds joyful and memory-making things to do with your loved ones this holiday season.

8 Stocking Stuffers for Your Gardening Friends

By Geri Laufer
The term “stocking stuffers” refers to thoughtful, personalized gifts used to remember your buddies, and in this case, those who enjoy gardening. These gifts are often small enough to fit in most stockings, and best of all, come with an affordable price tag.

Happy Holiday Wishes to You!

By Di Chapman
True confessions, y’all. I am a December baby, and this one is my 65th. Shhhh! Don’t tell anyone. Fat chance? Tease me as you will, but why not join me in pondering lifetime memories?

Making New Holiday Memories

With the holidays upon us it’s time to slow down a bit and spend precious time with family and friends. A big part of this season are holiday traditions, and of course, making memories. Taking time to reflect on holiday memories and create new ones is something that stays with you forever. Here at Georgia

Jumanji: The Next Level – Opening December 13

By Britt Argo
“The gang is back but the game has changed.”
We were first introduced to this magical board game in 1995 when Robin Williams, Bonnie Hunt, and Kirsten Dunst battled live game pieces in the original family adventure comedy.

WellStar Health System Introduces Intraoperative Radiation Therapy for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

By Tara Gary It’s reassuring to hear genuine excitement from physicians when a procedure becomes available to offer their patients. Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) is a one-time radiation treatment used during a lumpectomy (removal of a breast tumor) that concentrates on the immediate area of tissue surrounding the tumor—sparing healthy tissue and organs. To continue

Noosh Kitchen Offers a Taste of Persia

By Joe Duffy
For all its imperfections, Yelp is a good square one for unearthing low-profile restaurants. There have been sundry letdowns, and even a few total duds along the way. However, I’ve surmised when traveling, it sure beats querying the concierge or front desk person at a hotel for grubbing guidance.

Get Heart Smart This Holiday Season

Ah, the holidays: that special time of year filled with family, friends, fun–and many chances to overeat. It’s easy to indulge in unhealthy foods during this season of celebration. But with a little planning, you can maintain heart-healthy eating habits and still enjoy yourself. Ahsan Achtchi, D.O., interventional cardiologist at WellStar Medical Group Cardiovascular Medicine

Year-End Planning Tips

By Robert Fezza and Steve Siders
As we approach year end, it’s a good time to take inventory of your finances and plan for next year. Although we can’t predict or control what the economy or stock market is going to do in the coming months, we can make decisions related to our personal finances that can have a positive impact on our lives today and in the future. So, focus on what you can control.

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