What’s That Sound in Midtown?

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You can hear it every night at 8pm. It started with just a few neighbors, and now it has taken over an entire section of the city. Residents of apartments and condos throughout Midtown come out onto their balconies to cheer and applaud for the healthcare workers at nearby Emory University Hospital Midtown, who are working tirelessly amidst the COVID-19 …

Atlanta’s West Side Restaurants Need YOU!

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This week, Eater Magazine posted a list of West Side restaurants who are are open for delivery and take-out orders, even though dine-in service is currently suspended by the City of Atlanta. While this list is in no way comprehensive, it’s a great starting point for finding out who may be open in your area if you are a resident …

Why the Coronavirus is Such a Headache for Breweries

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It’s a pretty common joke around Atlanta right now – people faced with weeks and possibly months of staying home are hoarding the necessities, which appears to be toilet paper, hand sanitizer….and beer. So you might think that Atlanta’s local craft breweries are weathering this economic storm well, since they can still package their product for wholesale deliveries to local …

Checking in with King of Pops

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Over the past 10 years, it seems like King of Pops has exploded across Atlanta and the southeast, with their ubiquitous carts showing up at every major event and concert, especially in the warmer half of the year. This month co-owner Steven Carse expected to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of his company with an announcement that they had achieved …

Staplehouse Partners with The Giving Kitchen

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From providing free meals to their newly unemployed restaurant business comrades to donations to local charities, Atlanta restaurants are helping others during this time of uncertainty in their industry. Dining rooms across the city sit empty while restaurants convert to takeout and delivery only, in an effort to stay open and avoid mass layoffs of their workers. But not all …

Atlantans Helping Atlantans: Old Fourth Distillery

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The good folks at Old Fourth Distillery usually spend their days churning out vodka, gin and whiskey at their facility in Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward. O4D opened in 2014 as the first distillery in Atlanta since 1906. In addition to spirit sales, they also see a sizable income from distillery tours and tastings, along with event rentals, hosted in their …

Sandy Springs Artsapalooza

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This fun, family-friendly event features 150 painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craft persons, glass blowers, jewelers and more. Festival-goers will have the opportunity to view artist demonstrations, enjoy live entertainment, participate in hands-on arts activities, and enjoy festival foods and beverages. Plus, there will be artistic activities for children! Proceeds from the event benefit a scholarship fund for local …