Atlanta Top Labor Day Picks

Labor Day Events and OutingsStarlight Six Drive-In 2000 Moreland Ave SE, Atlanta, GA Check in at the annual Drive Invasion festival August 30-31, which is famous for cult classic movies, live bands and vendors. Callaway Gardens US Hwy 27, Pine Mountain, GA Turn skyward for one last salute to summer fun during the Sky High…

Accreditation Gone for Clayton County School District; What Went Wrong?

The final word was given today and Clayton County school district is no longer accredited. This would mark the third time in 40 years that a Georgia county school district would lose accreditation. This will affect 50,000 students attending Clayton Count schools and a news conference is scheduled to be held later today. What went…

Atlanta Best Place to Retire – Top 10 Atlanta Retirement Communities

Top 10 Atlanta Retirement Communities 1. Williamsburg Apartmentshttp://www.lecraw.com/ 2. Christian City Inc.http://www.christiancity.org/ 3. Wesley Woods Senior Living, Inc and Affiliateshttp://www.wesleywoodsinc.org/ 4. Lanier Village Estateshttp://www.laniervillage.com/ 5. Park Springshttp://www.parkspringscommunities.com/ 6. Campbell-Stone Apartments/ Buckheadhttp://www.campbellstone.org/ 7. Mount Vernon Towershttp://www.mountvernontowers.com/ 8. Clairmont Oaks Inchttp://www.clairmontoaks.org/ 9. Chambrel at Roswellhttp://www.brookdaleliving.com/ 10. Canterbury Courthttp://www.canterburycourt.org/ Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle research and the communities

Get Ready for a Luxury Makeover for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

HMSHost wins Atlanta Airport retail contracts and plans to turn Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) into a luxury zone. According to MarketWatch, a combination of more than twenty global luxury brands and regional favorites is coming to the shopping line up at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) with the award of two major retail concession…

Curls to Cuts an Upscale Atlanta Salon for Children

This is one of those ideas, when you say I wish I thought of that first! Curls to Cuts, is an upscale children’s salon that is tailored to hair care needs of children between the ages of 1 – 14! That’s right they specialize in hair care just for kids, hair care for girls ages…

Atlanta Rapper Da Brat Sentenced to Three Years Behind Bars

Looks like Rapper Da Brat will be rapping behind bars. According to E Online, An Atlanta judge today sentenced the Unrestricted rapper to three years in prison for bashing a woman with a rum bottle at a Halloween party last year. DeKalb County Superior Court Judge Gail Flake also slapped the 34-year-old rapper, whose real…

Zoo Atlanta Free Weekend Pass Big Hit

Over the weekend Zoo Atlanta offered free access to Atlanta/Fulton residents due to a 2007 bond issue they supported for zoo projects. We took our two year old daughter to visit the Zoo for the first time and she is now a big fan of anything and everything animal kingdom.Our little one most enjoyed seeing…

Atlanta’s Chilli from TLC Interview with BallerStaus.com

Atlanta’s own, Rozonda Ocelean Thomas, known as Chilli from the Grammy Award winning group TLC reveals what she has been up to. Apparently she is getting ready to return to music and unleash her solo debut, Bi-Polar, on her very own boutique imprint, Tron Musik, named for her 11-year-old son. Additionally, she has been exploring…

We Have a Winner! See Metro Atlanta’s Cutest Baby and Galleries

Hundreds of photos were sent in to win the title of Atlanta’s cutest baby. The top 10 photos are right here and the winner is Madelynn Kiel, daughter of David and Angela Kiel of Athens. Also take a look at the baby gallery collections, metro Atlanta has the cutest babies on the planet.

How to Find Atlanta’s Hottest Events? Even A Sky Hike

Searching for what to do this weekend or anytime in metro Atlanta? Well, take your pick because Atlanta offers so many fun attractions. Visit Access Atlanta to explore online which events to select in metro Atlanta. There are so many fun attractions and events always happening in the city and this guide helps to narrow…

Usher Rehires Mom After May of 2007 Firing

R&B singer Usher is not content with selling only 948,000 copies of his latest album over the past 10 weeks or being the eighth best-selling album of the year to date. So he rehired his mom Jonnetta Patton who was once his manager up until May of 2007. Usher announced to Billboard released in a…