Ponce City Market Slowly Reopening

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

After being almost fully shuttered since mid-March, Ponce City Market has slowly begun the process of reopening. Not every resident of the market feels comfortable opening at all, and some are only returning to take out service, but this is one more step toward normalcy for the market and food hall that is a favorite among Atlantans and visitors alike. This …

Let Atlanta Know What You Think

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

The City of Atlanta is asking residents what they think about the reopening of businesses and restaurants. In a survey posted on the #ATLStrong website, the city is asking citizens to let them know how comfortable they are with a variety of business types reopening to the public. Other questions include what safety measures citizens plan to take if they …

A City of Green Thumbs

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

You may have noticed that in spite of shelter-in-place orders, the parking lots at your local Home Depots, hardware stores and nurseries seem to always be full. That’s because at-home gardening is experiencing quite a boom in popularity while Americans are spending so much time at home. From experienced amateur farmers to first timers, it seems like everyone is trying …

Ready to Dine In….Outside?

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

As we have already seen, many restaurant owners across Atlanta are not comfortable with reopening their dining rooms to patrons, in spite of the order from Governor Kemp allowing them to do so. Some feel that reopening is happening too soon, and while they desperately want to begin rehiring furloughed staff, they want to do so only when it is …

A Coronavirus Guide to Atlanta’s Farmers Markets

Amber Randhawa Uncategorized, What's Happening Around Atlanta

A visit to the local farmers market has become a weekly tradition for many Atlantans, especially during the spring when the weather is finally perfect for outdoor shopping. The Coronavirus has pretty much everything looking a little different this year, including how we shop for fresh produce and locally grown and crafted products. We checked in with several farmers markets …

Walia Hospitality Group Helping the Community

Amber Randhawa Giving Back, What's Happening Around Atlanta

Today we are shining the spotlight on Walia Hospitality Group, which operates Cafe Bombay Indian Bistro and Masti Indian Street Eats in Atlanta, along with Ashiana Banquet Hall in Norcross. While Ashiana is closed to bookings at the moment, Cafe Bombay and Masti are still serving up their Indian specialties for take-out and delivery through your preferred food delivery app. …

Atlanta Restaurants Taking Their Show on the (Virtual) Road

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

Restaurants and bars around Atlanta may be closed to dine in patrons, but you can still catch some of your favorite chefs and bartenders in the act of preparing delicious meals and drinks. Online you can find many of Atlanta’s best dining and drinking destinations hosting digital cooking classes and wine tastings, cocktail demonstrations, and explanations and breakdowns of some …

True Story Brands and Sara Blakely Foundation Team Up for CHOA!

Amber Randhawa Giving Back, What's Happening Around Atlanta

We love to hear about how different business around Atlanta are giving back and helping others, especially if it means helping the heroes working in healthcare right now. True Story Brands, the restaurant group that includes 10 Degrees South, Biltong Bar, Cape Dutch and Yebo Beach Haus, has partnered with the Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation to supply 2,500 meals …