June 2017


Keep DeKalb Beautiful Turns Blight into Art


Keep DeKalb Beautiful is working with communities to convert blight into art with its ‘Barriers to Beauty’ program. The program installs cheerfully painted concrete barriers to prevent illegal dumping in key areas. Its most recent project was installed off River [...]


Fresh Corn Chowder for Summer


Corn is a true southern staple and we are inundated with heaps of tantalizing ears of yellow [or white] goodness at this time of year. It one of the cheapest veggies you can buy and there is nothing better for [...]


2017 Atlanta Animal Rescue Friends of Stone Mountain “Georgia Cool Cruiser” show


Decatur Estate & Way Back Antiques is hosting the Annual 2017 Atlanta Animal Rescue Friends (AARF) of Stone Mountain “Georgia Cool Cruiser” show hosted by Rick Ellis on Sunday, June 11th, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Decatur Estate & Way [...]


Important And Intriguing Graduation Information


If you’re among the estimated 3 million young Americans getting a high school diploma this year—Congratulations!   If you’re not sure about what to do next, you should talk with your parents, teachers and counselors about your career goals and [...]


When the Metro Had Its Fling with Disco


Those of us who lived through the very brief Disco era, from 1975 to the early 1980s, sometimes wonder what it was all about. Disco was a genre of dance music, with a driving bass beat amid lush background sounds, [...]


Prepare Your Deck for Outdoor Entertaining Season


This year, designers are seeing a growing trend emerge among homeowners: bringing their interior design aesthetic to their outdoor spaces. “Homeowners are looking for ways to let their personalities shine throughout every room in their homes, including the outdoors,” says [...]