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Spring Time, We Time

Now that the sun is out, the birds are chirping and the pollen count is rising here are our suggestions for things to do in Athens: 40 more words

Athens

Commission Considering Expansion of Drinking Freedoms in Athens

By Luke Dixon

Drinking alcohol in Athens could become less restrictive in the near future, at least the area where you are permitted to do so. 1,366 more words

Government

Preserving the Classic City

By Audrey Milam

Sean Hogan of Hogan Builders ruffled some feathers at the March meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission when, in his construction application for 380 Boulevard, he requested some alternatives to the pre-approved siding and windows. 592 more words

Government

Celebrity Farmer: Nathan Brett finds fame at Athens Farmers Market

By Lauren McDonald

A young farmer discovered last month at the Georgia Organics Conference that his farm has formed a reputation among Georgia farmers.

“They would ask me, ‘What does your farm do?’” said Nathan Brett, owner of DaySpring Farms. 856 more words

Business

The rise of Epps Bridge Shopping Centre: What it means for Athens economy

By Hutch Roper

Lifetime Oconee resident, Ashton Lewis, remembers when Epps Bridge Parkway in Oconee County was little more than dairy pastures and wetlands.

“I’ve lived in Tanglebrook (a neighborhood adjacent to Epps Bridge) for over twenty years, I’ve pretty much seen the entire place develop right in front of my eyes,” Lewis said. 898 more words

Government

Downtown Athens, 01.17.15

I am a sucker for the tiniest bit of colorful art and Downtown Athens is full of it. Put one and one together and voilà, you can always find me in front of a vibrant graffiti or a kaleidoscopic drawing. 98 more words

Walking Rainbow

A friend of mine told me I should dress in all black.

This is my answer. 

Rainbow yeti spotted in downtown Athens, taking pictures of anything combining more than 3 colors, seeing everything pink (like the rest 6 days of the week) and enjoying THAT Greek sun (magic country much?). 43 more words