Happy March

My sweet mom used to remind us, March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. Growing up in Michigan, we hoped and prayed that was true. By March, we’d had it with shoveling, muddy icicles mucking up wheel wells, freezing grey days and the lack of sunshine. Here in Johns Creek, March will mostly come in…

Good Business

The Johns Creek Business Association met recently at the Country Club of the South for networking and a happy hour. Join the JCBA March 17 for a St. Patrick's Day Casino Night benefiting their scholarship fund. JohnsCreekBA.com

Village Tavern Toasts

Friends, advertisers and staff gathered at Village Tavern in Alpharetta to celebrate the one year anniversary of 
Alpharetta Lifestyle and first three months of the new Johns Creek Lifestyle magazine.

March 2017 Around Town

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Dixie Wing will present a series of Aviation Living History events in 2017 to share the history of notable aviation events and aircraft through the eyes of pilots, veterans and historians. All events will begin at 11 a.m. at the Dixie Wing headquarters and museum, 1200 Echo Ct., Peachtree City, adjacent to Atlanta Regional Airport…

A Far Away Feeling at Pearl Lian

Pearl Lian ignites the standard of Asian dining in Johns Creek and invites the community to indulge in an upscale setting established by the Fang family. Serving solely dishes prepared minutes prior to being presented to your table, this local favorite of 13 years has seen a father, son and other relatives relay their passions to this North Atlanta suburb.…

GOCA Flies High for Cancer Awareness at Gala

The Sandy Springs-based Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance is set to host another spectacular soiree at the Delta Flight Museum with its seventh annual Shaken, Not Stirred Gala, on Saturday, March 11. All proceeds from the event support the organization’s statewide education and awareness efforts and community outreach programs. Last year’s gala drew 700 attendees and raised almost $250,000. The GOCA…

Appy Meals

It seems like we rely on apps for everything from the weather to traffic, so why not rely on apps to help you find or cook food? We’ve tested six apps that will make finding a place to eat out or a recipe to cook at home an easy decision. Download and you'll be on your way to a satisfying…

Cross Keys Wrestling Team Embracing Their New Sport

For Cross Keys High School’s wrestling team, it’s not about winning. It’s not about personal or team records. It’s not about pride. It’s simply about being able to compete. For the first time in six years, Cross Keys produced a wrestling team to train under the direction of Head Coach Mark Adams. With extreme efforts from the school’s principal, Jason…

Student Leadership of Johns Creek

Wedged between the awkward transition from middle to high school, underclassmen are not given as many opportunities to thrive as leaders at school and in the community. This discourages them from exhibiting the drive and confidence, which characterize a leader in the first place; however, Student Leadership Johns Creek was that outlet for me. Eager to find an extracurricular activity…

Alaina’s Home Ranch Chili

While visiting the enchanting luxury dude ranch, Home Ranch in Clark, Colorado last month, one of the kitchen's talented chefs served this chili during a three-course gourmet lunch. After a morning of snow shoeing and horse back riding through just a slice of the ranch's 4,000 rolling acres, we rambled into the log-hewn dining room to find a roaring fire…