How do you deal with an active shooter? Find out at Brookhaven training events

The Brookhaven Police Department, in collaboration with Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church and Oglethorpe University, is proud to announce the Civilian Response to an Active Shooter Event (CRASE). This training is for the community and open to the public to attend. Major Brandon Gurley and Officer Russell Davis of the Brookhaven Police Department, […]

Light Up Brookhaven to celebrate holidays

The city of Brookhaven will host its annual Light Up Brookhaven tree-lighting event Nov. 30 from 6 to 7 p.m. at Blackburn Park, 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road. The event will include lighting the Christmas tree and Hanukkah display at 7 p.m., preceded by musical entertainment, free crafts and refreshments, a hot chocolate sale hosted by […]

Brookhaven’s Verde Taqueria now open in Chastain area

If you’re a fan of Verde Taqueria on Dresden Drive in Brookhaven, there’s another location to love. Their tasty tacos are now available at 4600 Roswell Road near Windsor Parkway. The same delicious menu, which includes pulled pork and fried chicken tacos, quesadillas and varied margaritas, is in place at this larger location. The restaurant […]

Volunteers needed for Arbor Day project

Trees Atlanta and the City of Brookhaven are hosting an Arbor Day Tree planting in Georgian Hills Park on Saturday, Feb. 18, starting at 8:45 am. The project is expected to last a half day. Volunteers and staff will plant 35 trees and spread mulch. Bring your own work gloves! For more information, email Georgian Hills […]

Southern Custard opening in Brookhaven

Get your taste buds ready for some “comfort in a cone.” Southern Custard will be opening in Brookhaven’s Brookleigh Market this spring. Construction is well under way and the shop is starting to hire staff.  Frozen custard is a creamier cousin of ice cream, whipped with eggs for a smooth, rich taste. Menu items will […]

Save the dates for Brookhaven Cherry Festival

Come out to Blackburn Park on Saturday, March 25 and Sunday, March 26 from 10 am to 6 pm each day for the annual Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival. Enjoy food trucks, a children’s village, a pet parade and a 5K run/1K walk. Blackburn Park is located at 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Brookhaven, GA 30319. Follow @brookcherryfest on […]

The Cook’s Warehouse reopening in Brookhaven

The Cook’s Warehouse will be among new tenants at the new Peachtree Crossing retail center,  currently under construction at the intersection of Peachtree Industrial Blvd. and Johnson Ferry Road. The retail store and home of cooking classes is closing its Decatur location on W. Ponce de Leon Ave. and setting up shop in Brookhaven by April […]

Brookhaven city offices seek new home

Brookhaven city officials may be relocating. The lease for the current City Hall, located at 4362 Peachtree Road N.E., expires in December 2019 and property owners may redevelop the property. Read more in the Brookhaven Reporter. 

Hobnob moving into Town Brookhaven

Hobnob Neighborhood Tavern is bringing burgers, brews and more to Town Brookhaven this May. Taking over the long-vacant space once occupied by Smash Kitchen & Bar, this will be Hobnob’s second location in Atlanta following its first stop in Buckhead.  With a unique tavern menu that includes tasty items such as Southern Spring Rolls with […]

Save the date for 2017 Brookhaven Dad-Daughter Dance

Dads and daughters (age 5-15) in Brookhaven are invited to the annual Daddy-Daughter Valentine’s Dance on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, 6:30-8:30 pm at the Lynwood Community Center. The cost is $25 per family and includes dinner, dancing and giveaways throughout the night. More information will be available at