Brookhaven zoning changes limit Airbnbs

Airbnb banned in city where co-founder’s dad is on City Council:  Not even having your father sitting on the Brookhaven City Council will keep your multibillion-dollar business from being outlawed. Joe Gebbia Jr., a co-founder and chief product officer of short-term rental behemoth Airbnb, faced that reality this week.  Continue at Reporter Newspapers Brookhaven zoning […]

Brookhaven Arts Festival to return with more interactive activities

The 14th annual Brookhaven Arts Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 20 through 21 behind the Brookhaven MARTA station. More than 140 participating artists feature works of fiber, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and more in a wide variety of styles and price ranges. A juried art show, the festival […]

New Brookhaven Alert system sends emergency info to residents

The city of Brookhaven announced that Brookhaven Alert, powered by Smart911, is now available to all residents. Brookhaven Alert is a free service that allows individuals to sign up for notifications sent from state and local authorities. Brookhaven Alert keeps residents and travelers informed on potentially hazardous situations involving weather, traffic and other emergencies. A […]

Brookhaven seeking resident input on parks with comprehensive survey

On April 25, postcard notifications were mailed to nearly 25,000 Brookhaven addresses with instructions and unique access codes for the online survey.  The codes are needed to prevent individuals submitting of multiple surveys, which could skew the results. Residents who are unable to locate their access code can contact the Parks & Recreation Department at […]

ARNETTE’S Chop Shop Launches Exclusive Knife Club

Set to open this May, ARNETTE’S Chop Shop, launches an exclusive ARENTTE’S Chop Shop Knife Club membership program that will set the dining experience apart. This offering gives members a luxurious custom-made leather knife pouch, tagged with the member’s name, joining number and date of activation engraved on a silver plate. Knife pouches are equipped […]

Brookhaven kicks off 2018 Food Truck Roundup on May 2

They’re back, and tastier than ever. The popular Wednesday night community event series, the Brookhaven Food Truck Roundup, returns May 2 to Blackburn Park at 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road in Brookhaven. “The event was so successful last year that we are not going to take a summer break this year. Once we start on Wednesday, […]

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 […]