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Second high school redistricting meeting to be Mar. 16

Second high school redistricting meeting to be Mar. 16

ALPHARETTA, Ga. -- The next meeting to address redistricting for a new North Fulton high school will be Wednesday, Mar. 16.

The two-hour event will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Milton introduces, seeks staff for two new summer camps

Milton introduces, seeks staff for two new summer camps

MILTON, Ga. -- Planning is in full swing for the City of Milton's two new summer day camps.

Open registration for both sessions -- Camp Bethwell and Camp Joyful Soles -- will begin Wednesday, Mar. 16 and Thursday, Mar. 17, respectively.

Camp Bethwell is a traditional day camp for children ages six to 12. Campers can expect to engage in plenty of fun activities, including arts and crafts, drama, treasure hunts, fitness games and more.

Registration for Camp Bethwell begins at 5:30 p.m. on Mar. 16 in suite 107G of City Hall (13000 Deerfield Parkway, 30004). It will continue during regular business hours after that day.

The camp itself will be at the newly renovated Bethwell Community Center (2695 Hopewell Road, 30004) from Monday, June 6 to Friday, Aug. 5 (with no session the week of July 4), 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Space is limited to 30 children.

Mike Huckabee to sign books in Alpharetta

Mike Huckabee to sign books in Alpharetta

ALPHARETTA, Ga. -- Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee will be in town this week to sign copies of his latest book, A Simple Government.

Huckabee will be at the Barnes & Noble at Mansell Crossings (7660 Northpoint Parkway, 30022) from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Mar. 10.

A Simple Government: Twelve Things We Really Need from Washington (and a Trillion That We Don't!) is Huckabee's ninth book.

Atlanta Events...What Did You Do This Weekend?

Atlanta Events...What Did You Do This Weekend?

From Sweetwater Brewery's 2nd Annual "Brew You Cask Off" Cask Ale Festival to the "Beads and Booze" Bar Crawl in Virginia Highland, there were many Atlanta events to choose from this weekend. Our partner site, Atlanta.Metromix.com caught lots of the action on film.  Check out the photos, and maybe you'll spot a friend.

The weekend is over but that doesn't have to mean counting down the days until the fun begins again.  Mardi Gras is Tuesday and if you want laid back or a real party, the Mardi Gras Guide will help you plan your celebration.  

If you saw Good Charlotte or you're looking for a concert to see this month, you can always stay on top of Atlanta events at Atlanta.Metromix.com 

Celebrate Spring with Free Italian Ice

Celebrate Spring with Free Italian Ice

MARIETTA, GA -- After an especially wild winter, Rita's Italian Ice is ready to celebrate spring.

On Sunday, Mar. 20, Rita's will hold its 19th annual First Day of Spring Giveaway. Customers who visit participating stores from 12:00 noon to 9:00 p.m. will receive a free 10 oz. cup of Italian ice.

The First Day of Spring Giveaway is always a huge success.

Hungry? You're Invited to 'Taste of Webb Bridge'

Hungry? You're Invited to 'Taste of Webb Bridge'

ALPHARETTA, GA -- The 7th annual Taste of Webb Bridge will please the palates of patrons on Thursday, Mar. 3 at 5:00 p.m.

Several popular restaurants will provide samples of their wares in the cafeteria of Webb Bridge Middle School (4455 Webb Bridge Road, Alpharetta, 30005).

Major Business Expo This Weekend

Major Business Expo This Weekend

ALPHARETTA, GA -- The Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce (GNFCC) is gearing up for its 2011 Business Expo on Friday, Mar. 4.

The event, which will take place at the Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta (5750 Windward Parkway, 30005), is full of extraordinary business and networking opportunities.

A kick-off breakfast and overview of the film industry in Georgia, sponsored by BB&T, begins at 7:30 a.m.