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Go Fish! – Saturday, August 10

8-10 a.m. – It seems like just yesterday that the school year ended! It won’t be long until you’re back at a desk, writing about summer vacation. So, get outdoors…

Turtle Tours – Saturday, August 10

11 a.m.-12 p.m. – Heritage Sandy Springs’ “Turtle Tours,” an educational series appropriate for children ages 2-5, continues. In this program, museum mascots “Sandy” the Chipmunk and “Spring” the Turtle…

Folk Music – Thursday, August 8

6:30 p.m. – Kathy Reed, a native of Georgia, with roots in east Tennessee, presents “Folk Music and Folk Tunes.” Reed is a singer/songwriter, and plays bass and guitar. She…

Brookhaven Police have busy first 48 hours

Brookhaven Police have busy first 48 hours

Soon after the police cars began rolling on July 31, Brookhaven’s new Police Department began making arrests, issuing citations and collecting evidence. According to a city press release, in the…

Residential towers proposed for Piedmont and Lenox

By Chuck Stanley A Florida-based developer has moved closer to approval for two residential towers in Buckhead after gaining support from Atlanta’s Zoning Review Board at the body’s July 11…

Qualifying for Brookhaven City Council begins Aug. 26

Two seats on Brookhaven City Council are up for election this year. Qualifying for Council Districts 2 and 4 is from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1:30-4:30 p.m. Aug. 26-28. Interested candidates must…

Georgia DOT says fake officer trying to scam residents

State transportation officials say a scam artist appears to be trying to scare metro Atlanta motorists into paying fake traffic fines. The Georgia Department of Transportation said in a press…

Coalition names Peters executive vice president

Garth Peters has been named Executive Vice President of the Buckhead Coalition. Peters began his career with the nonprofit in September of 2006 when he came aboard in the position…

National Night Out – Tuesday, August 6

6-8 p.m. – Join others for the 2nd annual “National Night Out,” and build a stronger, safer community. Check out First Responders and their vehicles, and enjoy a picnic, snow…

Atlanta Police officers continue living in Buckhead

The Buckhead Coalition says four Atlanta Police Officers have renewed their commitment to living in Buckhead. The officers received a financial incentive provided by the Coalition and the Atlanta Police…