Religious Diversity, Inclusion

A deep respect for difference is a way of life at Woodward Academy. Our students and faculty bring a variety of races, cultures, ethnicities, and learning styles as well as the beautiful differences of their various religious faiths. 

When Healthcare Cares About You

To learn more about the different model of health care offered at HIPnation in Alpharetta, we sat down with Brian Hill, MD, founder, president and Chief Medical Officer.

Planning for the Ds

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Guy’s Gift Guide

And at the blink of an eye, the winter holiday season is upon us. As we do every year, we make it a priority to ease the task of shopping for meaningful, practical, and off-the-beaten-path gifts recipients will appreciate. Mixing it up, we are recommending a variety of presents in different price ranges for everyone to afford and enjoy.

Season’s Readings

Board Games to Create and Play: Invent 100s of games with friends and family by Kevan Davis, Viviane Schwarz (Illustrated by)

See and Be Seen

The City of Dunwoody is adding enhancements to its pedestrian safety network with a sidewalk extension and two crosswalks with new pedestrian refuge islands.

Editor’s Giving Guide

 Erica Key candles  Food blogger Erica Key turned her passion for flavors into a line of candles. EWE Candles are made from soy wax, burning cleaner and producing 90 percent less soot than paraffin. The Frasier Fir is our favorite. EatingWithErica.com  Listen Up

Happy holidays, friends

This will be my first Christmas with a grandson, the best gift ever.  My babies are 20, 22 and 27 and while they make my heart explode with love and pride every day, it’s little Teddy who will be the star of this year’s holiday season. Lucky for me, he and his parents will make … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

School News Spalding Drive parents organized and purchased stuffed animals for Kindergarten through second-grade students to “adopt” as reading buddies. Woodland Elementary School’s Governance Council hosted a breakfast for current and aspiring business partners with student ambassadors. Sandy Springs Charter Middle School’s Foundation, through mini-grants, awarded employees with $10,000 for classroom items including 135 science classrooms headphones, book sets, … Continued

Children’s Champion

 Mention children and  Donna Davidson's eyes light up as she sees the possibilities. Her inspiration as a leader in children’s issues began at a young age, when her passion led her to become a speech and language pathologist. Donna,  CEO of Easterseals North Georgia, was part of the team that created the first preschool program for children with special needs in Massachusetts.…

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/

Planning for the Ds

 D is for Do Your Planning  If you have experienced any of these life events this year, it is time to start or update your estate planning.  I Do

Stay Here! Our Holiday Hotel Gift Guide

 Ritz-Carlton, Boston  Just a few blocks from Boston Common, this hotel stands quietly on Avery Street, with a recent multimillion-dollar renovation on over 193 guest rooms, including 43 pretty suites.  The Artisan Bistro and bar make it easy to stay put. Most suites have full marble bathrooms with a separate soaker tub (Asprey bath products are classic and fresh) and walk-in…