The Ink Penn’s Books of the Week: Meet the authors who will be at Lemonade Days (Part 2)

by Kathy Manos Penn (The Ink Penn) for The Aha! Connection

Get acquainted with more of our local authors whose books will be available at the Local Authors Bookstore April 27-28. Imagine finding all the books you need for your summer reading without ever visiting Amazon.  

Peter Bein is the author of the memoir, “Maxwell’s Suitcase.” When Peter discovered a hidden suitcase, concealed for forty years in his Brooklyn home, it compelled him to make an appointment with his past, and he has taken a decade-long spiritual journey to find his way home.… Read More »

Atlanta Community Food Bank’s 35th Annual Hunger Walk Run

Thousands will be gathering in unity at The Home Depot Backyard at Mercedes Benz Stadium this April to help raise awareness and tackle food insecurity as part of the Atlanta Community Food Bank’s annual Hunger Walk/Run. The family-friendly event is slated for Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 1 Backyard Way in Atlanta. The event kicks off at noon and is open to the public.… Read More »

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Heather Moon
(404) 892-3333

Lunch with Lauren: Shawarma Non-stop

by Lauren Townsend for The Aha! Connection

It has been a minute since I had some delicious shawarma and Shawarma Non-Stop’s made me want to do a little yummy dance. The owners of Mediterranean restaurant, Fresh 4 U, opened middle eastern or Lebanese spot, Shawarma Non-Stop, right next door. It’s a casual, quick-service concept with dine-in space or carry out and also has 3rd party delivery.… Read More »

Pop Tab Collection – Recycle for Good

We are collecting Pop Tabs from soda cans for the Ronald McDonald House at Peachtree Charter Middle School. The Ronald McDonald House is a home for families to stay when they have a sick child that is getting medical attention in the Atlanta area. There is a 2 ft. Coca-Cola container in the front lobby. These pop tabs individually are not worth much, but together they raise $1,000s.… Read More »

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Adrienne Bashuk

Celebrate Mother’s Day With Brunch at STK Atlanta

Known for  its  high-energy atmosphere and exceptional, signature and  seasonal offerings, STK Atlanta  is celebrating Mother’s Day with a special brunch for all ages on Sunday, May 12, 2019.  From 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m, the acclaimed Midtown  steak and seafood house will be treating guests to  a chef-driven Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet featuring sweet and savory brunch essentials, a raw bar, a carving station and a “dessert playground”.  … Read More »

Enjoy Mother’s Day Brunch at The Shed at Glenwood

The Shed at Glenwood, the popular neighborhood brunch and dinner destination nestled in cozy Glenwood Park and Grant Park, is hosting an expansive Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet created by Executive Chef Quintles  Swain on May 12th, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Known for its intimate atmosphere, friendly service and seasonal offerings, adults and kids alike can enjoy an array of brunch traditional brunch favorites and signature items from assorted pastries to shrimp & grits, biscuits and gray, and much more.  … Read More »

Winters Chapel UMC Preschool Fall 2019 Openings

Winters Chapel UMC Preschool has a few openings for one through 3 year olds. We have a short waiting list for our excellent Pre-K program. We do keep our class sizes small so don’t delay in contacting us if you’d like to see if we are a good fit for your child. Pass the word – we are a School of Excellence and have been caring for preschoolers for over 40 years, In addition to our age-appropriate curriculum, we offer enrichment in art, science and math, music and yoga.… Read More »

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Mary Trompeter
(770) 393-3478

Celebrate Mom During a Special Brunch at The  Brasserie at PARISH

One of the top brunch destinations in Atlanta that is conveniently located in Inman Park right on the BeltLine, The Brasserie at PARISH is getting an early start on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12th. Featuring a mouthwatering menu, brunch lovers can celebrate Mom from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and take advantage of a complimentary photo booth from 11 a.m.… Read More »

TWO  urban licks Serves a Fiery  Mother’s Day Brunch

TWO urban licks is serving up a special brunch just for Mom this Mother’s Day featuring live music from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  While enjoying acclaimed Executive Che Michael Bertozzi’s fiery brunch and lunch creations including traditional favorites and signature items, guests can take advantage of a complimentary photo booth from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. … Read More »

Treat Mom To Brunch and Bottomless Mimosas at Dantanna’s  

With two convenient locations, Buckhead and Downtown, Dantanna’s  is celebrating moms this Mother’s Day with a curated brunch menu and, of course, lots of bubbles.  On Sunday, May 12, 2019, moms are invited to enjoy a brunch menu created just for Mother’s Day by Dantanna’s very own Chef Monique Barrow. As if that wasn’t enough, moms can also take  advantage of bottomless mimosas from 11 a.m.… Read More »

Dunwoody’s Sustainable Heroes Announced

Solar CrowdSource and Su Ellis win corporate/individual awards, respectively, at Dunwoody’s State of the City address.


Dunwoody, GA – April 15, 2019 – Dunwoody’s Sustainability Committee awarded the city’s annual corporate and individual Sustainable Hero Awards for 2018 to Solar CrowdSource for its successful Solarize Dunwoody campaign and to active Dunwoody volunteer Su Ellis for her initiation of projects throughout the city, including the Milkweed Project designed to inspire pollinator gardens and preserve monarch butterflies.… Read More »

City Winery Announces Spring Wine Down Weekends May Lineup

City Winery at Ponce City Market is thrilled to announce the return of Wine Down Weekends, a free music series held on the expansive, dog-friendly patio every Friday and Saturday this spring from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Kicking off on Friday, March 1st with a high-energy show from artist, Wesley Cook, the series will take place through May 2019.… Read More »

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Caitlin Kreidler
(404) 946-3791