Archive for February, 2011

Get Ready for Tossed Out Treasures 2011

[ March 24, 2011; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. March 25, 2011; 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. March 26, 2011; 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] It may be a little earlier than you planned to begin your Spring cleaning extravaganza, but now is perfect time to start because the Sandy Springs society is collecting donations for their annual Tossed Out Treasures sale. They will be collecting gently used items on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays until March 17, 2011, from […]

Sandy Springs Commemorates Arbor Day by Planting Trees

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Arbor Day is probably a holiday that passes you by without you even realizing it. In fact, the holiday falls on the third Friday in February every year. For those of you who didn’t even realize February 18th was Arbor Day, you can rest easy because the City of Sandy Springs celebrated for you in […]

Shamrock and Roll at Meehan’s Public House

[ March 12, 2011; 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Meehan’s Public House is one of the only Irish restaurants in the city of Sandy Springs. With St. Patrick’s Day rapidly approaching, you are no doubt making plans to celebrate. While an Irish restaurant and celebrating St. Patrick’s Day go hand in hand, don’t overlook the Shamrock & Roll event that takes place a week […]

Tickets on Sale Now for All Shook Up

[ March 3, 2011; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. March 4, 2011; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. March 5, 2011; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. March 6, 2011; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. March 11, 2011; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. March 12, 2011; 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. March 13, 2011; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Act3 Productions, Sandy Springs’ local theater group, is doing the unthinkable by combining Shakespeare and Elvis, and it sure sounds like a recipe for an entertaining night. The next production in their 20010/2011 season is All Shook Up and performances begin on March 3, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale now, and you […]

Life is Good in Sandy Springs

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Need yet another reason to relocate to Sandy Springs? Well, we’ve got just about the best reason around; simply put, life is good in Sandy Springs, or at least that is what 83% of residents believe. At the end of 2010, Sandy Springs conducted The National Citizen Survey™ (NCS), in which 83% of residents rated […]

Record Sales at Sandy Springs’ Serrano Condos

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Remember how we were just telling you about the FHA approved condos at Serrano? Well, they recently made headlines for experiencing record sales in the past five months. Since August 2010, these luxury Sandy Springs condos have sold 51% of the available units. Selling over half of the inventory in only five months is considered […]

Melanie Noble-Couchman Receives 2011 Humanitarian Award

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Congratulations to Sandy Springs resident, Melanie Noble-Couchman, as she is the 2011 recipient of the Humanitarian Award. This is the fifth time the City has given the award that embodies the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and recognizes an individual for his or her humanitarian contributions to society and philanthropic work. A volunteer […]

Kicks For Causes Charity Kickball Tournament

[ February 26, 2011; 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. ]
Here’s a friendly reminder about registration Kicks For Causes Charity Kickball Tournament on February 26, 2011 at Atlanta’s Silverback Stadium. It will benefit Caring for Causes, a nonprofit organization supporting local charities, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, and the winner’s will pick a charity of their choice!
The tournament is double elimination and will be […]

FHA Condos Perfect for First-Time Buyers

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There is no denying that it’s a buyer’s market out there. If you can, then you definitely need to be purchasing while the prices are down and interest rates are low. However,  young professionals and new couples typically have not had the opportunity to save enough money to put 20% on a new home and […]

Sandy Springs Utilizes Smart911

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Sandy Springs is once again proving to be on the cutting edge of technology and safety by being the first city in Georgia to purchase and use Smart911. Smart911 is free to residents and makes placing an emergency call much more efficient and effective. With Smart911, residents are able to enter critical information they want […]