Author: Collin Kelley

New townhomes coming to Brookhaven

Framing is underway for a new townhome development, The Haven on Briarwood, at 1523 Briarwood Road in Brookhaven. Being constructed by Rockhaven Homes, the three-story townhomes with shake, brick and stone exteriors feature two-car garages, gourmet kitchens, hardwood floors and the master suite occupying the third floor.  Pricing is to be announced. For more about the development,...

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Expect delays on GA 400 this week

You might notice an even longer delay on your Georgia 400 commute in the afternoons this week as crews do work near the Northridge Road intersection. According to a report from our affiliate CBS Atlanta, road work began today and will continue through Jan. 17 from noon to 4 p.m. daily. Sandy Springs Police will use officers to pace traffic and there will be intermittent stops in traffic...

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Plans unveiled for major renovations at Atlanta Memorial Park

By Collin Kelley The Buckhead Council of Neighborhoods got its first look last night at the master plan for major renovations and upgrades to Atlanta Memorial Park, which encompasses the Bobby Jones Golf Course and Bitsy Grant Tennis Center, along Northside Drive. Expected to take 10 years and cost from $10 to $15 million to complete, the most significant part of the master plan is an overhaul of Bobby Jones Golf Course. Atlanta Memorial Park Vice-President Marty Elgison said the course hadn’t been updated in more than 80 years. Elgison and Atlanta Memorial Park President Roxanne Giles Smith presented...

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St. Cecilia restaurant opening Jan. 13 in Buckhead

Chef Ford Fry’s newest restaurant, St. Cecilia, will open Jan. 13 in the former Bluepointe space inside The Pinnacle Building, 3455 Peachtree Road. According to a media release, the menu will a European menu featuring  fish and pasta. Fry said he and executive chef Brian Horn worked together to create a menu that travels the southern European coastline, exploring pasta, roasted fish and fresh crudo served in the historic seaside towns and villages. For more, visit the website  or follow on Facebook. Fry’s other popular Atlanta area restaurants include The Optimist, King + Duke and JCT. Kitchen &...

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Loehmann’s announces closure of all stores

(Atlanta INtown) After almost 93 years, Loehmann’s is closing all 39 of its remaining clothing department stores around the country, including two in Atlanta. Liquidation sales begin tomorrow, Jan. 9, at 2480 Briarcliff Road and at 120 Perimeter Center Place. Both stores will maintain their normal business hours during this special sale. Cash and major credit cards will be accepted. Read more about Loehmann’s closing at this...

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