T.J. Martell Foundation Dines

The Best Cellars Dinner is an evening of fine wines, gourmet cuisine, and live music, produced by the T.J. Martell Foundation supported by the entertainment industry which funds innovative cancer research. The T.J. Martell Foundation has provided more than $280 million to top cancer research hospitals.  

Alchemy Aesthetics Grand Opening

Renowned plastic surgeon Dr. David Brothers celebrated the grand opening of his new medical spa, Alchemy Aesthetics, in Sandy Springs with an evening full of fun, food, fabulous prizes and the latest in cosmetic treatments and products.

15th Anniversary Fall Empowerment PINK Event

PINK holds events every spring and fall, empowering generational of women to create a beautiful career and a beautiful life! Their next event takes place at the Cox Campus on April 30, 2020.

Graivier’s Beautiful Evening

The Graivier Center hosted its 12th annual Evening of Beauty last month featuring exclusive Hydrafacial and Vivace Micro-needling demonstrations, special pricing, and even a little Prosecco. Many new connections were made, and great relationships were fostered. Schedule your appointment at their beautiful, state-of-the-art medical office today. TheGraivierCenter.com

A Weekend of Polo

Polo in the Pines Legacy Invitational and the Atlanta Polo Brunch Festival raised nearly $200,000 over two action-packed days of polo, fine dining, brunch bites, storytelling, and music. CHOA benefitted, with funds boosting pediatric brain cancer research efforts. 

Co-working + Day Care

Advertising partners and guests toured Alpharetta's only co-working space with fully licensed and onsite childcare. Located just around the corner from Avalon, the Commons at Phase has 30 private offices, 9 meeting and training rooms, a cafe, and a great vibe. PhaseFamilyCenter.com/

Temple Sinai Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Temple Sinai Preschool (TSPS), a premier childcare center in Sandy Springs, recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its newly renovated facility. The preschool offers programs for newborns through kindergarteners that promote academics through play in a safe, welcoming, Jewish environment.

The Elaine Sterling Institute Grand Opening

The Elaine Sterling Institute celebrated the grand opening of its brand new Lenox Square location on Thursday, August 22, with a ribbon cutting and event. The 25,768 square-foot facility offers esthetician, nail care and massage therapy programs, as well as cutting-edge services at competitive prices at The Spa at ESI. 

SUP Creative Group’s Cake Clash!

SUP Creative Group's Cake Clash 2019 showcased at Maggiano’s in Buckhead and benefited the Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorder Center at the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Six Bakers from Georgia competed for the title of "Best Baker in GA". The Grand Prize winner was Zell's Cottage Bakery located in Gainesville.

Polo in the Pines Partners with Ellis

 Audi Marietta opened with a celebration featuring elegant food by Bold Catering, hand crafted cocktails, and music by The Main Attraction Band. The Jim Ellis Automotive Family provided a warm welcome, setting the bar high for an exceptional customer experience.  

Summer Beauty Nights

Esthétique by Elaine Sterling and Restore Hyper Wellness hosted a Summer Beauty Night party in Sandy Springs. Guests enjoyed small bites, sips, discounts, and raffle prizes. Prizes ranged from facials to cryotherapy, makeup application and more!  ElaineSterling.com

Fulton County Schools Teacher Intern Celebration

Fulton County Schools' Go First Step student interns recently completed the district's unique program. A crucial component in FCS’s recruiting efforts to draw top talent, the program aims to develop high-quality teacher candidates by providing an impactful, engaging experience. It lasts throughout school year and provides a stipend.

Esthétique Skin Spa Grand Opening

Known for her high standards in skin care and beauty, Elaine Sterling recently opened the newest and hottest spa & beauty destination in Atlanta! During the Grand Opening celebration, officials from the City of Sandy Springs officially cut the ribbon.

Home is Where The Harmony Is

I sat down and drew it all out one night. I’ve moved cities/apartments/houses every six months or so for the past five years. Some people may think this would be disorienting, making it harder to find a footing in a community. But to me, I’ve found that the nomadic lifestyle is one I appreciate more. Moving around has forced me to…

Sharing at Yebo Ski Haus

Friends and advertisers gathered at Yebo Ski House to celebrate the restaurant's new season. Yebo fuses South African flavors with American cuisine. The elevated design and cozy bar is the icing on the cake. 111 West Paces Ferry Road. YeboBeachHaus.com

Polo Success

It's no surprise the fundraisers behind the annual polo match party, Polo in the Pines again celebrated great success thanks to sponsors, guests and polo players who made the event memorable. Nearly a half million dollars has been raised for cancer research, with this year's partner, CHOA's pediatric brain cancer research benefitting. 

When Healers Keep Giving

When we think of hospitals, we may not picture a happy team of employees working together to plan a community event or training for a fundraising 5k. With more than 3,600 employees, Northside Hospital is not only a place for healing, but within the four walls are friends who care deeply for their surrounding community. In this season of giving,…

11th Annual Pool Party Reunion Adventure

Bert’s Big Adventure families enjoyed an afternoon in the sun at Life Time Athletic. Bert’s Big Adventure strives to strengthen its community and friendships, providing families of children with chronic and terminal illnesses with VIP experiences and family time away from the hospital.

Butterfly Festival

More than 4,000 people turned out for the 25th annual Butterfly Festival at the Dunwoody Nature Center. The Nature Center had 300 butterflies comprised of 10 different species in each tent, along with craft, games, live music, magic, a birds of prey show and other animal encounters for guests to enjoy throughout the day.   

Join us for Polo

Save the Date – Polo in the Pines Charity Classic  is October 13 & 14 benefiting Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, pediatric cancer research. Find a fab hat and cheer on the polo players on the grand field adjacent to the big party tent. Capital Grille is feeding us!  CHOA.org/polointhepines

“Fore” Kids Golf Classic

On May 8, over 200 golfers played in the 23rd annual “Fore” Kids Golf Classic, sponsored by the Fulton Education Foundation, at Golf Club of Georgia to benefit Fulton County Schools' students and staff. The event supports student achievement, enhances students' physical well-being, strengthens teacher training and provides staff recognition.

Dog Days of Summer

Our fab photographer his Brook Run Dog Park to capture our neighbors and their dogs. Enjoy this gallery of four-legged friends and their humans having fun in Dunwoody's coolest dog park. NicoleStephensPhotos.com

Happy summertime

This issue hits my sweet spot. Summertime. As a kid, I’d ride my 10-speed bike own a dusty dirt road to Colony Swim Club after I’d finished my chores and practiced piano. With a towel, book, PB&J sandwich and a quarter in my backpack, I’d be set for the day. By 5:30pm, my mom and … Continued

Monarch & Margaritas

More than 450 guests enjoyed a flawless spring evening at Dunwoody Nature Center for Monarch & Margaritas (and Martinis). Highlights of the evening were Raisin the Bar’s 1977 Airstream trailer that served as a custom martini bar, honoring the National Charity League , and raising $100,000, including $13,000 towards the Center’s Leadership Training program for … Continued

Artists Give 

As a part of their “be the exception” initiative, The Art Institute of Atlanta participated in Atlanta Habitat for Humanity Brush with Kindness program to help homeowner and grandmother of 10, Catherine Chandler spruce up the exterior of her home. Chandler has been an Atlanta Habitat homeowner since 1999.

Scout’s Honor

Austin Elementary's Cub Scouts Pack 494 celebrated their Annual Pinewood Derby. Each scout who made a wooden car competed for awards for fastest, best design, and most gas-friendly (slowest!).  The Wallers of Dunwoody were the chairs, and the top speed trophy winner went to Cub Scout Adam Jones.

Happy, Merry

The Capital Grille Buckhead hosted our fabulous staff for a holiday lunch. Perimeter North Lifestyle is grateful to all the writers, photographers and ad sales staff who support this magazine to bring you stories about our community every month. Photos by Dennis Malcolm Byron and staff.

January 2018 Around Town

Atlanta-based roaster East Pole Coffee Co. announces the release of Commuter: a new single-origin, coffee-infused chocolate bar created in collaboration with Atlanta company, Xocolatl Small Batch Chocolate. Crafted with East Pole’s popular single-origin Traffic coffee, organic coconut milk, cacao and organic cane sugar, the bar is a playful nod to Atlanta — the city both companies call home. Commuter has a decidedly dark chocolate bite on the…

Brilliant AND Beautiful

When you walk into Deborah Pizzuro’s new, two-story townhome, you don’t automatically see technology oozing out. That’s because you’re not supposed to see it. Instead, you see a lovely, well-decorated home that happens to have tons of “smart” features seamlessly integrated into the décor.

C. Ellet’s Open for Biz

C. Ellet's, chef Linton and Gina Hopkins modern, American steakhouse within The Battery, hosted a grand opening celebration on Tuesday, August 29, for friends, media and more. From local tastemakers to Atlanta Braves alumni, it was a great crowd for a memorable evening!

October 2017 Around Town

Play It Again, Sam, the Notable Life of Sam Massell, Atlanta’s First Minority Mayor tells the life of this over-achiever from birth as a downtown Piedmont baby through Druid Hills childhood, college life, World War II service, and four careers. The author recites Massell’s mischief as a self-described “dead-end kid,” accompanies him in young adulthood when he struggles between pride…

September 2017 Around Town

Join The Cottage School (TCS) for the annual Cougar Classic Car Artisan Market, Bike and Car Show on Saturday, October 7, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., held on the TCS campus located at 700 Grimes Bridge Rd. 
in Roswell. The car show, featuring classic cars and bikes will also offer food trucks, entertainment and arts and crafts for sale.…

August 2017 Around Town

Every baby born at Northside Hospital is being welcomed with an “Atlanta Braves” beanie and Braves Country birth certificate. The Born a Brave program is part of the Atlanta Braves and Northside Hospital partnership at SunTrust Park. The Braves will supply 24,000 of the caps monogrammed with the Braves script “A.” Northside Hospital, which delivered more than 20,000 babies in…

July 2017 Around Town

Kendra Scott is a fashion accessories and lifestyle brand of big dreams, colorful confidence, and inspired design. Founded on Family, Fashion and Philanthropy, they believe giving back is the truest form of success. A national charity, a hometown crisis, a local organization, or a friend in need, Kendra Scott always has something to give. The Kendra Scott Avalon team recently…

Best Of Awards Party

Congratulations to the readers choice award winners who partied at the Square One Apartments in Sandy Springs last month. Fabulous food by Talk of the Town, swag by RC Engravables. Look for the BEST OF logo where you do business and congratulate them. Photography by Fredrik Brauer.

Nature Celebrated

More than 400 guests attended the Dunwoody Nature Center's Monarchs & Margaritas, with music by Wesley Cook, tapas by Alon's, margaritas and mojitos. The evening was sponsored by Oldcastle and SCUF Gaming and raised more than $100,000 for the Center and scholarships for Title I school field trips. DunwoodyNature.org

Cars & ‘Q 2017

The 8th annual Cars & 'Q charity car show celebrated a sold-out crowd on April 29th! Thanks to the incredible support of our community, the event raised a whopping $324,918 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation!

Dunwoody Scouts

Dunwoody's Pack 494 Cub Scouts hosted their annual Blue & Gold Banquet at the Mill Glen Swim & Tennis Clubhouse. More than 40 families were in attendance to celebrate the American Treasures theme, highlighting the charitable efforts of the Pack with dancing, games and a cake competition.

Dr. Lile Welcomed

Aesthetic Specialty Centre welcomed Dr. Laura Lile to the med spa practice with a special event. She specializes in wellness and anti-aging, bioidentical hormone replacement, non-invasive treatments and more. 30% off sunscreens and complimentary skin cancer screening for readers in May, Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. ASC-PSD.com

GOCA’s Big Night

The seventh annual Shaken, Not Stirred Gala, presented by Northside Hospital Cancer Institute at the Delta Flight Museum, raised more than $270,000 for the Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance to support education and awareness programs throughout the state. Dinner by Les Dames d'Escoffier International. Photos Fredrik Brauer. GAOvarianCancer.org

April 2017 Around Town

Peak Pediatric Dentistry in Sandy Springs is now open, a dental practice specializing in pediatric dental care ranging from infants to teenagers. The new practice allows young patients a fun, anxiety-free trip to the dentist. The new office welcomes children with its vibrant colors and cheerful waiting room activities. Upon entering the waiting room, patients are greeted with a colorful…

March 2017 Around Town

Our friends at Sewell Appliance in Sandy Springs are offering a chance to win a free Wolf Range Cooktop to readers who stop in to discuss kitchen renovation plans. It’s simple. Bring in the magazine and meet with one of the professional kitchen consultants. Share your ideas and plans and let them show you the latest in design and technologies.…

Captain Planet

The Captain Planet Foundation presented its 25th annual Benefit Gala, one of the Southeast’s largest eco-benefits recognizing people for extraordinary environmental stewardship and change-making, raising funds for the Foundation’s mission to support hands-on environmental projects and environmental learning strategies through grant giving and programs.

Junior Citizens

Kingsley Charter Elementary School students had a chance to speak with Mayor Shortal and Police Chief Bill Grogan as well as tour the various departments at Dunwoody City Hall to learn about their City and government.

Harvest for a Cure

Benefiting the National MS Society of Georgia, Atlanta's top chefs, pastry chefs and sommeliers donated time and talent for an evening of tasting and art at Mason Fine Art Gallery. Photography Sue G. Collins. NationalMSSociety.org

Covenant House Speaks

Local leaders in business and government Sleep Out for one night in solidarity for homeless youth. Despite the cold temperatures, supporters were armed with a cardboard box and a sleeping bag. CovenantHouseGa.org

Book Fest Opening

The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta 25th Book Fest launched with a visit from author and musical legend, 
Kenny Loggins. The Fest is powered by volunteers.

Teal Trot

As part of National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, the Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance hosted its annual “Teal Trot” 5K at Piedmont Park to honor local patients, survivors and supporters on September 10. The event drew its biggest crowd yet with an estimated 1,300 in attendance and 93 survivors participating. GAOvarianCancer.org

Polo in the Pines

The event raised $30,000+ for CURE with Murphy's, Morningside Kitchen, The St. Regis, Sun In My Belly, Canoe, JP Atlanta, Foundation Social Eatery, Lucky's Burgers & Brews, Tazaki's, Flatlands Bourbon and Bayou, The Warren, Front Page News, Twain's, Maya Steak House, Indigo Restaurant, West Egg, Dantana's. Photography Fredrik Brauer

Forest Fun

The Dunwoody Nature Center's popular public art exhibit #HoosintheForest features the whimsical creations of artist Salley McInerney. Check out the DNC winter break camps for kids. Dunwoodynature.org