Category Archives: Atlanta

Governor Deal: October revenues rise 5.9 percent

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                You ever notice how fees for government related services seem to rise year after year? Apparently the ... Read More »

Athleta eyes Lenox Square for store

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Successful women’s chain Athleta should be opening a flagship style store in the Upscale Lenox Square Mall early next year! They are on the high ... Read More »

Top of The List: Atlanta’s Top 25 Hotels, Attractions

Yesterday the top 25 hotels in Atlanta was compiled and released by the the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Enjoy Atlanta’s 25 Largest Hotels, ranked by number ... Read More »

Phillipines Rocked by a Category 4 Super Typhoon!

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                  Super Typhoon Haiyan, which is being called one of the strongest storms ever recorded, hits central ... Read More »

New Georgia renewable energy facility to use Starbucks’ waste

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A new renewable energy facility announced Thursday for Augusta Corporate Park will use a neighboring Starbucks’ waste for its main source of power, reports The ... Read More »

Zen and the art of consumer place-making

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Eric Weatherholz – For Urban Land Institute The creative class is hypnotically drawn to certain shopping environments, shunning others that might, in the conventional accounting, ... Read More »

Chick-fil-A Inc. founder S. Truett Cathy stepping down

Truett Cathy steps down At Chik-Fil-A

              Chick-fil-A Inc. founder and chairman S. Truett Cathy will hand over the reins of his $4.6 billion fast-food ... Read More »

ATL wearables startup turns to Kickstarter for $100K project

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An Atlanta startup aims to address that frustrating “where-in-the-bag-is-the-phone” problem. MEMI (pronounced MEM-ee) hopes to build a bracelet that alerts you to phone calls, texts ... Read More »

Trailer for new Atlanta-shot “Hunger Games” nears 9 million views

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A trailer released this week for “Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” which shot scenes in and around Atlanta, has gotten almost 9 million views. It’s hard ... Read More »

Veteran Atlanta Falcon donates computers, tablets

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Veteran Atlanta Falcon Jonathan Babineaux gave the gift of technology to teenagers in a Decatur group home Tuesday. Babineaux donated a computer lab to kids ... Read More »