A Walk and a Wall to Honor Those Who Served 

 Article and Photography Carrie Whitney   Thanks to the efforts and support of the Johns Creek Veterans Association, local residents have a place to go to contemplate and honor the men and women who have served and currently serve in the United States Armed Services. And the opportunity for remembrance is about to expand. Since 2014, Newtown Park has been home…

All Are Welcome Here

 Article and Photography Maria Smith  From the smallest babies to the most “senior” citizens to the furry friends who are also part of our families, all are welcome in Johns Creek. If you are looking for a family-friendly restaurant, a pet-friendly patio, or a local event that works for everyone, check out our favorites in and around our community.  Chicken Salad Chick, 970…

Beach, here I come!

 Article Sue G. Collins  I spend most of the summer outdoors (I'm writing this sitting on the cottage porch) so I asked the experts at Aesthetic Specialty Centre to recommend the smartest products for my summer beach bag. I'm loving them all!  1)  Colorescience brush on SPF, powered by EnviroScreen™ Technology, this all-powerful, all-mineral skin shield provides total protection in one…

Back to School

 Article Sue G. Collins  Whitefield Academy  1 Whitefield Drive, SE  Smyrna, GA 30126

Trust Earned

 Article Maria Smith | Photography Nicole Stephens  Morgan & DiSalvo PC  5755 North Point Pkwy Suite 17

Meow!

Don’t judge me. I don’t like cats. They are moody, bossy and aren’t always thoughtful when it comes to choosing the best spot to leave their mark.  But, we have three at our house since everyone else loves cats. And, we’ve always had a cat, adopting them from friends and shelters. Johnny (named after the … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

Prostate Screening at Northside Northside Hospital Cancer Institute is offering a community screening to determine men’s risk for developing prostate cancer on Thursday, August 23, 5:30-8 p.m. at Northside/Alpharetta Medical Campus, 3400 Old Milton Parkway, Building A, Suite 130. Eligibility: men, ages 45-75 with no prior diagnosis of prostate cancer, no prostate exam within the … Continued

Caroline Forever

 Article and Photography Sean O'Keefe  Happy, spunky, and feisty are three words that describe 4-year-old Caroline Brewer. While spending a good amount of time keeping her two older brothers in line, Caroline loves going to preschool, playing with her friends, and practicing ballet. In addition to that, Caroline is fighting a battle that no child should ever have to face. …

Pool Party

 Article Sue G. Collins | Photography Dennis Malcolm Byron  What says "summer" more than swimming with friends and family.  At Goldfish Swim School, your kiddos will get all the skills they need to become a safe and satisfied swimmer.  Every parent wants the best for their kids. It’s why development books, educational DVDs and parenting courses are so popular. But…

Smarter Summer Sipping

 Article Sue G. Collins | Photography Dennis Malcolm Byron  While Italian food steals the show at Altobeli’s in Johns Creek, it’s the live music and special shows that are the icing on the cake.  With live entertainment and dancing seven nights a week, you can dig into a plate of linguine carbonara then dance it off at this friendly old-school…