Atlanta

Java Cats Cafe Opens Next Week

Grab some coffee and hug at cat<p>The city of Atlanta is about to get its first cat cafe. After announcing her intentions back in May 2016, Hadyn Hilton will open <b>Java Cats Cafe</b> on Monday in Grant Park, she revealed on Instagram. The new coffeeshop/house of cat snuggles is located at 415 Memorial Drive …

Wildlife

Atlanta’s Café Intermezzo Lands in SoBro

And more upcoming restaurant intel<p><i>SOBRO</i> – After searching for over two and a half years, the owners of Atlanta-based <b>Café Intermezzo</b> have signed a lease for 2,400-square-feet in The SoBro apartment complex. The European-style coffeehouse, which has four locations in the Atlanta area, serves a wide …

Nashville

Damn Am Atlanta

The 2017 #DamnAm will be kicking things off with a return to Hazard County Skatepark in Atlanta, Georgia in two weeks, April 8-9. Head over to …

Skateboarding

Tyler Perry Slams Ga. Anti-Gay Bill

Tyler Perry is the latest in a throng of celebrity and media voices to condemn Georgia’s recent anti-gay bill. In a statement released Friday, the …

Equality

The country is watching Jon Ossoff

Could the 30-year-old Democrat be the first in decades to turn Georgia’s 6th Congressional District blue?<p>Photograph by Dustin Chambers/The Jon Ossoff …

Elections

ATLANTA BRAVES FOOD POLICY: No outside food allowed in SunTrust Park

Updated: Mar 24, 2017 - 1:31 PM<p><b>ATLANTA</b> - The Atlanta Braves policy regarding food and beverages has changed at SunTrust Park.<p>Turner Field used to …

Atlanta Braves

Plaza Theatre damage moves some Atlanta Film Festival events

How's this for dramatic timing: right before Atlanta's Plaza Theatre was due to host the Atlanta Film Festival, damage caused during a previous …

The Vape Showcase to Host More Than 120 e-Liquid and Vapor Product Companies at Atlanta Expo Center

ATLANTA, March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vape Showcase, a multi-city convention open to both vape enthusiasts and entrepreneurs, is coming to the …

Another Atlanta suburb wants its own Krog-style market

Latest concept would claim late-1800s buildings near Marietta’s lively square<p>Marietta is the latest Atlanta ‘burb to jones for its own food hall attraction in the vein of Krog Street Market.<p>A trio of developers led by Concordia Properties, a suburban shopping center builder, unveiled plans this …

Midtown’s Hanover West Peachtree finally reaches seven floors

After nearly two years, the building is beginning to look like a building<p>Big news: Midtown's most infuriatingly slow-moving development is finally looking like an inhabitable building.<p>Hanover West Peachtree, a seven-story residential build on 10th Street between Spring and West Peachtree streets, …

Construction

Interior designer and blogger Sherry Hart takes decorating—but not herself—seriously

A look inside her sophisticated Peachtree Park cottage<p>Photograph by Anthony-Masterson<p>Rattling off past design fails at her Peachtree Park cottage, …

Interior Design

Shaquille O'Neal Statue Unveiling

Shaquille O'Neal's bronze statue is unveiling outside of STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California on March 24, 2017.<p>Shaquille O'Neal's bronze statue …

Los Angeles

Jennifer Zyman Says Chat Patti’s Indian Fare Is Still Great

The restaurant has been in business for 20 years<p><i>Atlanta Magazine</i> critic Jennifer Zyman heaps praise on <b>Chat Patti</b> this week, complimenting the Decatur restaurant’s vegetarian Indian cuisine. It isn’t a starred review, but Zyman says Chat Patti’s location may have changed after a move from Druid …

Restaurants

$1.8M Virginia-Highland modern called the best in Atlanta

Contemporary sprawler could be ATL Shangri-La for Dwell devotees<p>Here’s a bold statement, and the first sentence in the listing description for 1020 Bellevue Drive no less: “[This home is] considered by many to be the best modern Intown.”<p>Yes, that’s brave. Atlanta has emerged in recent years as a …

Houses

Delta to restart Atlanta-Brussels flights, one year after terrorist attacks

Delta Air Lines is restarting its flights from Atlanta to Brussels, one year after the terrorist attacks in Brussels that included bombing at the …

Brussels

Atlanta is a soccer town 50 years in the making

And it all started with a Braves executive<p>Photograph by Keystone/Getty<p><b>1967</b><br>Dick Cecil, a Braves executive, lobbies for professional soccer in Atlanta. …

Soccer

One dead after plane crashed into Georgia home: Officials

A small private jet has crashed into a home about two and a quarter miles away from the end of the runway at Cobb County International Airport.<p>Some of the residents in the neighborhood said they witnessed the plane as it came down while they were hanging out in their backyard.<p>"I look up and I see a …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Between Buckhead, Midtown arches rise on Peachtree Street bridge

Structures are part of bridge revamp to create Atlanta gateway<p>In the latest effort to liven up metro Atlanta bridges from Norcross, to downtown, and Kennesaw, towering white arches—nearly 30 feet tall—are being erected on the Peachtree Street bridge over Interstate 85.<p>Connecting Midtown to …

Urban Planning

Meatless in the West End

It’s a cold and cloudy afternoon in Atlanta’s historic West End, but people are out and about. Driving down Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard, you’ll …

The South's 38 Essential Restaurants - Eater

The dining rooms, shacks, stands, storefronts, and counters that define America’s most vibrant dining region<p>Last July I had a pulled pork plate that perfectly summarized dining in the South right now. It was at Miller Union, a convivial restaurant in Atlanta (where I live — at least, for the week …

Restaurants

Wild Heaven Beer Plans to Join Monday Night Brewing on BeltLine’s Westside Trail

The Decatur brewery is expanding with a new facility in West End<p>Southwest Atlanta is getting another brewery adjacent to the BeltLine’s forthcoming Westside Trail. Monday Night Brewing is already on board to anchor the Lee + White development in West End, and now <b>Wild Heaven Beer</b> is joining the …

Beer

Atlanta Braves Reintroduce Ballpark App With SunTrust Park Opening, Including Waze Info, AI

With SunTrust Park set to open in a matter of days, the Atlanta Braves will be reintroducing MLB’s Ballpark app to fans.<p>According to Greg Mize, …

Sports Technology

Your guide to soccer leagues in Atlanta

Looking for a post-work pick-up game? Have a youngster learning to play? There’s a league for you.<p>Illustration by Davide Barco<p>Whether you’re looking …

Soccer

Five Atlanta Names Are Among Eater’s 38 Essential Southern Restaurants

The best of the best for Southern dining<p>After compiling lists of America’s 38 best restaurants for the past three years, Eater roaming restaurant critic Bill Addison is narrowing his focus for regional accolades. First up is the <b>Southern 38</b>, which spotlights the best dining institutions the South …

Restaurants

Comcast to open tech incubator at SunTrust Park

Comcast

John Singleton Opens Up About His Career and Praises Donald Glover's 'Atlanta'

In the final episode from our Complex Conversations series, which took place during our first annual ComplexCon, we shine a light on John Singleton's …

Donald Glover

MARTA considering changes funded by sales tax

MARTA has been hosting several listening sessions around metro Atlanta. They want to hear from the public about what projects should be funded by the …

Amazing superb atlanta botanical gardens, atlanta botanical gardens

<i>Atlanta botanical gardens</i>: the natural life in the gardens like the tree, flower, grass in the best for your health. If you want to see amazing …

Botanical Gardens

Exclusive First Look: Comcast NBCUniversal to house Atlanta startup accelerator at Braves development (SLIDESHOW) - Atlanta Business Chronicle

The Farm<p>Comcast NBCUniversal will house a new startup accelerator at the Atlanta Braves’ mixed-used development The Battery Atlanta.<p>The accelerator — …

Startups

A glimpse into the future of Atlanta nightlife

Delving into what the future has in store for Atlanta nightlife requires stepping outside of the already established bar scenes of Virginia-Highland, …

Music