Archive for March, 2011

2011 Concerts By the Springs Line-Up Announced

[ May 1, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. June 5, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. July 10, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. August 7, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. September 11, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] As we say good-bye to March and hello to April, we get closer and closer to the annual summer concert series held at Heritage Green. Now in its 15th year, Concerts by the Springs has become the favorite Sunday evening activity for Sandy Springs residents. Each season, the four-acre city park serves as the venue [...]

Sandy Springs Easter Egg Hunt at Hammond Park

[ April 16, 2011; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Easter is quickly approaching and other than the Easter Bunny, hunting eggs is probably the most popular aspect of the holiday. Which is why children ages 2 – 9 should gather baskets and buckets in order to prepare for the Sandy Springs Easter Egg Hunt. Set for Saturday, April 16, 2011, not only will kids [...]

Move-In Ready Townhomes in the Heart of Sandy Springs

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The popularity of townhomes is on the rise and has been for the past few years. Homebuyers are finding the low-maintenance lifestyle incredibly appealing, and are trading in weekends filled with yard work for leisurely time spent however you want. For anyone looking to own a home and avoid the many demands of regular maintenance [...]

Sandy Springs to Improve Fire Stations

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Great news for Sandy Springs fire stations 1 and 2 as they are set for some safety improvements. The city’s fire rescue service has received the Assistance to Firefighters Grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and they have decided to use the money by installing sprinkler systems in these two stations. Now the city’s [...]

John Manser Recruiting Cyclists for Fall Event

[ March 24, 2011; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Charitable runners and walkers benefit from having a myriad of different opportunities to raise money for a good cause. For example, everyone knows about the three-day walk which raises money for breast cancer and many people are familiar with TNT (Team in Training) in which people participate in different races while raising money for leukemia. [...]

Avalon Townhomes Now Priced from only $89,900

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Many investors and financial advisors recommend homeownership as one of the best ways to increase your overall wealth, and considering the current state of the housing market, there shouldn’t be anything stopping you from taking this step. You can purchase homes in Sandy Springs for under $100,000, resulting in monthly mortgage payments that are comparable, [...]

Registration for Summer Camps Begins Today!

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Online registration for the Recreation and Parks Department’s summer camps and classes begins today, March 14, 2011. There are summer fun opportunities for all ages: preschool, youth and teens.
Some of the camps offered include: Day Camp, Sports Camp, Introduction to Tennis, Soccer, Gymnastics, Preschool Gymnastics, Mighty Mites, 31 Stories Discover Me, Creative Theatre and [...]

Atlanta Tour of Kitchens

[ March 12, 2011; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 19, 2011; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Looking for inspiration on a kitchen renovation project? You can purchase magazines and look online, but this method pales in comparison to touring these kitchens in person where you can feel the different materials used, test the layout to see if it fits your needs and even ask advice from some of Atlanta’s top designers. [...]

Rotary Club of Sandy Springs Hosts Annual Charity Event

[ March 12, 2011; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] The Rotary Club of Sandy Springs is holding their 16th Annual Charity Community Event on March 12, 2011. The evening consists of a plethora of different types of entertainment including live music, items being sold in a live and silent auction, fantastic buffet-style cuisine, dancing and more. Saturday night is typically date night for most [...]

Sandy Springs Implements Hot-In-Place Recycling

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With the new asphalt pavement preservation that the City of Sandy Springs utilizes, you have yet one more reason to be proud to call Sandy Springs home. Considering all of the benefits of this technique it is a wonder that Sandy Springs is the first place in the southeastern US to begin the project, which [...]