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Theater in July

By Brandy Rixey
This month you have the chance to see both a heartwarming play and a feel-good musical: Driving Miss Daisy and Hairspray: The Broadway Musical are being brought to life once again on stage and close to home

The Freakin Incan

The infallible one walks us through the Peruvian dishes at The Freakin Incan. Don’t get hungry and jealous, just go over to East Cobb and try it.

Experienced Robotic Surgeons, Close To Home

No one wants surgery. But when it’s necessary, it makes sense to choose the least invasive, most highly advanced type, if possible. And for a wide variety of surgeries, it is possible.

The Velvet Note Acoustic Living Room Celebrates Seven Years!

Above: The Velvet Note Owner Tamara Fuller with Special EFX guitarist/leader Chieli Minucci By Mark Penstone When The Velvet Note opened in June 2012, the idea of live music—especially jazz—in this area was inconceivable. Owner Tamara Fuller was quoted saying, “We would give people driving directions and they would chuckle and say, Alpharetta has jazz?

Milkshakes at the Lake

By Ethan Craig
One trendy beer style is a milkshake IPA. It’s an IPA with lactose sugar added in. Some of them really taste like they were blended at an ice cream shop…

Annual Flowers Deliver Landscape Color

By Geri Laufer
Want head-turning curb appeal? Use color! Bedding plants (aka annuals) are plants that flower more or less continuously for a single season.

Still a Dancing Queen Let’s Go!

By Di Chapman
Every girlfriend and group of girlfriends, has giggled with enthusiasm when I’ve run this idea past them. Even my husband has gotten into it, helping me brainstorm the memories.

A Marvel-ous Summer

By Britt Argo
Spider-Man: Far From Home is one of summer’s most anticipated movies! Beware a few spoilers ahead from previous Marvel movies if you have not yet watched.

Summertime Eatin’

With Joe Duffy’s advice on locales, Tara Gary ventures out in search of perfect summertime meals close to Johns Creek, Alpharetta, East Cobb, Milton, and Roswell.

Storytelling With Strings Attached

By Brandy Rixey
Come out and enjoy a variety of professional, live puppet shows in a nice, cool theater with a laid back atmosphere for only $5 a ticket all summer long.