• At around 15,000 residents, Norcross Georgia offers a small-town feel with easy access to big-city life. Located about 20 miles northeast of Atlanta, the Gwinnett County town was first settled in…   Read the Article

  • With a population of about 51,000, Smyrna, Ga. is one of many communities lying outside the perimeter of Atlanta's downtown. Its location attracts families, thanks to its access to the city's…   Read the Article

  • Trendy Virginia Highlands isn't so much a singular neighborhood as it is a string of shopping villages interspersed with charming bungalows in an appealing, pedestrian-friendly layout. Replete…   Read the Article

  • Vinings, GA Restaurants

    Published 11/20/13 in Places

    If you're looking for a place to dine in Vinings, Ga., you'll find no shortage of restaurants and cuisines to choose from. Whether you're searching for a quick bite for lunch, brunch to begin a…   Read the Article

  • Located just west of downtown Atlanta across the Chattahoochee River, historic Vinings, Ga., beckons residents and visitors alike. Tucked between Buckhead's West Paces Ferry section and the city…   Read the Article

  • Buckhead Shopping

    Published 11/18/13 in Places

    Indeed, Buckhead is home to Atlanta’s rich, famous and fabulous, and with that distinction comes the city’s finest shopping. In fact, Buckhead shopping is so popular that hotels near Lenox Square and…   Read the Article

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Funeral Procession

    These are just a few uniquely Georgia events and locations that continue to shape the award-winning writer.   See the Gallery

  • Your Dekalb Farmers Market Shoppers

    This international farmers market is a favorite stop for Atlantans like author Jessica Handler.    See the Image

  • Scott Antique Markets, Vintage Phones

    Located south of the airport, the Scott Antique Markets is on author Jessica Handler's short list of must-sees for visitors.    See the Image

  • Scott Antique Markets, Figurines

    Located south of the airport, the Scott Antique Markets is on author Jessica Handler's short list of must-sees for visitors.    See the Image