Roswell Restaurant Week Returns

By Tara Gary
I am especially excited to celebrate the largest restaurant week in the metro Atlanta area—Roswell Restaurant Week. In its sixth consecutive year, Roswell Restaurant Week returns Monday, January 20 through Wednesday, January 29. This year 42 restaurants will participate in this fine culinary experience.

From the Earth is Close to Home

By Joe Duffy
I dwell in East Roswell. We East Roswellians fancy to grumble how west of GA 400 gets all the cool restaurants and shopping playthings. We get exasperated at the political establishment for approving developments we don’t desire. Pro tip: we in East Roswell don’t put our money where our mouth is. It’s not the elected hacks. It’s all on us.

It’s 2020! Let’s Do It on Purpose!

By Di Chapman
Kids, it’s a new decade, and it’s time for us to “do it on purpose.” Yes, you heard me: let’s jump into 2020 on purpose. So, y’all, breathe a collective sigh of relief. I’m not lecturing about dieting, exercising, or quitting McDonald’s and Krispy Kreme. I’m not going to browbeat you about watching TV. I dig TV. I slump on the sofa as much as anyone. So, friends, say hallelujah!

Treecycling – January 4

By Brandy Rixey
Join the tradition, and give a gift to nature this holiday season by recycling your Christmas tree. For 29 years, the “Bring One for the Chipper” program has helped Georgians recycle their Christmas trees. Sponsors like The Home Depot, The Davey Tree Expert Company, Georgia Forestry Commission, One Tree Planted, and WXIA-TV make it possible for the Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation to implement the program in hundreds of communities statewide.

Houseplants and O2

By Geri Laufer
Healthy plants growing under the right conditions produce more oxygen than they consume and remove harmful trace pollutants from indoor air.

Beer Trends for 2020

By Tara Gary
Finding beer trends for 2020 on the internet is as difficult as finding a Budweiser in my refrigerator. I searched and searched, but seriously, who really knows what will happen in the beer industry this year?

Bad Boys for Life

By Britt Argo
It’s that time again. Go along for the ride with buddy cop duo—Mike Lowrey (Will Smith) and Marcus Burnett (Martin Lawrence)—in their third installment of the Bad Boys franchise.

‘She’s a Walking Miracle’

Two-time breast cancer survivor Heidi Bohlmann was accustomed to successfully facing health challenges. But when stomach pain brought the Roswell resident to WellStar North Fulton Hospital’s Emergency Department (ED), she faced her ultimate challenge: a torn small intestine, which led to a life-threatening infection.

WellStar Gives Back to the Community

By Tara Gary Your healthcare provider provides healthcare, right? That was my assumption. WellStar not only provides exceptional healthcare for you and your loved ones, they do what they do best, they listen to the needs of the communities they serve. Aside from the standard food and donation drives, this not-for-profit health system is constantly

‘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