Georgia Fall Festivals and Events

Highlands Culinary Weekend

When it comes to the Fall, Festivals and Georgia, we are NOT lacking for something to do! In fact, you will easily find yourself either “overbooked” one weekend or having to toss a coin as to which one you will be going to! Most of these are easy day trips from Midtown Atlanta! Maybe grab […]

Where Are The Best Places To See Fall Colors in North Georgia

Leaf Watching in North Georgia

The arrival of Fall…means the end of the Hotlanta summers we love! It means cooler temps, and the change of the season brings the changing of the colors as the leaves on the trees create a masterpiece canvas of color across North Georgia. Ah, but the question is… Where Are The Best Places To See […]

athenahealth Moves into Ponce City Marketplace

Ponce City Market Hard Hat Tour

Earlier this week, the first tenant at the long awaited opening of the Ponce City Market moved into their offices! athenahealth Moves into Ponce City Marketplace Way back ( certainly over a year ago) I had the opportunity to tour the building as Jamestown was working to turn the building from awful to awesome…which they […]

Employment Opportunities at Pinewood Atlanta Studios

Living Near Pinewood Studios Atlanta

We have had tremendous success with our Facebook Page, Living Near Pinewood Studios Atlanta! There, we have connected people that wanted to know more about the studio as it was announced, and in fact is now open and working on their first production, Marvel Comic’s Ant Man! But the power of the Internet has brought […]

Yes, Music Midtown 2014 Has Arrived!

Concert Photo Old Time

Despite the fact that the Midtown Neighbors’ Association voted it down….Music Midtown 2014 arrives in Midtown Atlanta at Piedmont Park this weekend. For attendees that may not understand that position, just understand what it would be like if you had thousands upon thousands of people all over YOUR neighborhood for 3 days. One would guess […]

Atlanta Media Campus Casts Los Angeles Based MBS3 Production Studio

AMC HUNGER GAMES 12 MARCH 2014

The curtain is up and we now know who will be running the next big Atlanta movie production studio….Atlanta Media Campus. Developer Jim Jacoby (you know him from Atlantic Station fame) has a deal with the Los Angeles based MBS3 to lease, manage and operate the Atlanta Media Campus, located at Jimmy Carter Blvd and […]

Could The Atlanta Civic Center Become a Film and Television Center?

Development Proposal for Atlanta Civic Center

It’s been languishing there for sometime…with quite the name to follow….Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center. But times have changed since 1967. I remember going to see the Lion King here and would miss much of the show because if you did not have a dead center seat, the show was off to the side. Now, […]

SalesLoft to add 55 Atlanta Positions

SalesLoft to add jobs

SalesLoft, a start up company that helps businesses find new customers has received some impressive financial muscle and will add some 55 positions to the company in the next two years. Tom Noonan,  a serial entrepreneur who sold Internet Security Systems Inc. to IBM Corp. for about $1.6 billion, recently invested $800,000 in SalesLoft. The company headquarters is located in […]

Atlanta Streets Alive Comes to Midtown Sunday, May 18, 2014 2-6pm

Midtown Atlanta Streets Alive May 18 2014

It’s not every day that you see streets in Atlanta not filled with the ever present automobile. Unless you live in a neighborhood like Midtown Atlanta, it’s pretty hard NOT to have a car and get around. But, we are making strides in getting the urban core of Atlanta to be more transit-oriented, as well […]

Is Atlanta Ready (or Willing) For Transit?

Multi Modal Transit Terminal

An informative post, but some what of an editorial one as well! Atlanta is on the rise again! Cranes are coming out of the ground in Midtown and Buckhead as new apartment towers start to take shape. And yes, even the suburbs are on fire again as homes are being built and excess lot inventory […]