The first ever Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Avalon in Alpharetta on Monday, November 24, 2014.

Tree Lighting at Avalon

Monday, November 24, 2014 Today is Thanksgiving but cities around the metro Atlanta area have been busy preparing and celebrating Christmas and the holidays....
Aries Viera (center), Ryan Anshell and other competitors grab hand fulls of LEGOs during the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta's Brick Factor Competition at the Mandarin Oriental building in Atlanta on Sunday, November 23, 2014.

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta’s Brick Factor Competition

Sunday, November 23, 2014 I think I’ve said this before but as a child I loved building things with LEGOs. Creating something cool with...
Courtney Vonwalsung (center) tries to wrangle her daughters Pearl (left), Vivian, Olive and Beatrice as they shop during the 10th annual Indie Craft Experience Holiday Shopping Spectacular at the Georgia Freight Depot in Atlanta on Sunday, November 23, 2014.

2014 Indie Craft Experience Holiday Shopping Spectacular

Sunday, November 23, 2014 This weekend was the 10th annual Indie Craft Experience Holiday Shopping Spectacular. The two day artist festival featured 175 of...
Leah Carter (center) grabs supplies to help clean up the Jett St. Apartments in Atlanta on Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

Cleaning up the Jett Street Apartments

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 This is the story of a single blighted and crime-ridden apartment complex in Atlanta’s English Avenue neighborhood. It helps to...
Jacob Corbin (left) gives a high five to Adam Lowe inside Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell on Friday, November 21, 2014.

Six Flags Holiday in the Park

Friday, November 21, 2014 So it is getting to that time of year where Thanksgiving is almost here. But who really likes Thanksgiving? Turkey...
Patty Abel (left) and her husband David wait for their son Christopher and daughter Nicole to get home from school at the bus stop near their home in Acworth on Friday, November 14, 2014.

Christopher Abel

Friday, November 14, 2014 I always love it when I meet someone like Christopher Abel and his family. Christopher is a twelve-year-old, sixth grade...
Winifred Daly (center) is handed a popsicle from Cooper Creel as she holds her mother Elizabeth's hand during the 4th annual King of Pops Field Day at The Masquerade in Atlanta on Saturday, November 8, 2014.

Fourth Annual King of Pops Field Day

Saturday, November 8, 2014 For the past four years, King of Pops, an Atlanta based small popsicle business, has hosted an annual Field Day...
Christopher Collier (right) looks at the model of an animal brain held by Katherine Stuhrman during Science at Hand at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History in Atlanta on Saturday, November 8, 2014.

Science at Hand

Saturday, November 8, 2014 Ahhh science. Whether it’s biology, chemistry, physics or any of the other wonderful ways to discover and explain the world...
Fayetteville, Georgia on Wednesday, November 5, 2014.

Fayetteville

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 I love the randomness of life sometimes. I have been to Fayetteville numerous times in the past but haven’t really...
Local residents hang out on the corner of Vine and Jett streets in Atlanta on Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

Jett Street

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 Tuesday morning I headed down to Atlanta. Near the Georgia Dome there is a neighborhood that volunteers and residents were...