When it comes to planning events, most hosts are hip to food allergies and know to provide a few options for the more health-conscious crowd, but many have fallen short when it comes to providing for their vegan guests.
They are small, square and sort of resemble a piece of pop art. Or an empty crossword puzzle. But small as they are, they carry a lot of clout.
At 96 years old, Dee Ridley knows a thing or two about surviving tough times. As a teenager during the Great Depression, she learned how to stretch the food from her family's farm. "Growing up with not so much money, I would save a lot of stuff," said Ridley, a Gainesville resident and avid gardener. "My parents bought a bunch of dried apples and I cut the cores out and saved them. When I had ...
Thanks to the book series and movie, "The Hunger Games," a new generation of fans has been turned on to archery and bow hunting.
BALTIMORE - Joseph McGraw had doubts when his friend told him about a first edition of the King James Bible that was sitting in a downtown Baltimore office.
Whether you're looking to breathe new life into your own antiques or you're interested in finding a new heirloom piece for your family, "reViving Your Classics" has you covered.
Earth Day is the perfect time to spend outdoors, plant a tree and cherish this planet we call home.
What do they want? Fresh foods. When do they want it? Now. There may not be any cheerleaders on the sidelines rooting for Team Fresh, but the movement is gaining support as more folks are choosing fresh - and locally grown - foods. To help make the process easier, the Northeast Georgia Locally Grown Market allows consumers to "hand pick" their goods online, then pick them up in person at either Grace Calvary Church in ...
Her classmates called her a bookworm. Her mom referred to her as "voracious reader." For as long as Lenora Luke could remember, she couldn't get her hands on new reading material fast enough. Some libraries - including those in the Piedmont Regional Library System - are doing their best to help out the Lenora Lukes of the world with an e-book lending service. "Once I start a good book, I have a hard time putting ...
A former CEO enrolled in clown school. A corporate communications executive started a photography business. A high school science teacher became an outdoors guide. And a lifelong accountant wanted to work at Disney World.
In the bright spring sunshine, resting on a bed of green grass, the shiny yellow, orange and red orbs stood out like fragments of a fallen rainbow.
You'd be hard pressed to find a doctor that still makes house calls, but there's at least one rabbi who makes temple calls.
If sprucing up your outdoor living space is on your "to-do" list, then jump in your car and head on over to the Hall County Spring Plant Expo.
Baseball and food have always been a team. When you first walked into a ballpark as a kid, the aroma of hot dogs, popcorn, nachos and other savory delights became one with the sport. Dad's wallet would gradually get thinner as nine innings' worth of peanuts, Cracker Jack and cotton candy ruined your appetite for dinner. So it was only a matter of time before someone created a baseball-themed cookbook. That was Julie Loria, whose ...
With local students out of school this week for spring break, many parents anticipate their children wanting to spend their free time hanging out with friends.
Northeast Georgia is home to the best-tasting honey in the world, literally.
Angels are everywhere.
North Hall Middle School student Nathan Greene worked all summer on a project and finally saw its completion with help from North Georgia Technical College.
Dalayne Adkinson smiles as she rubs her toy elephant "Ellie" across her cheek. The 8-year-old beauty queen from Clarkesville said she has had the stuffed animal since she was a baby and it's always made her feel better. Toys can do that.
Abigail Haynes, an 18-month-old girl who lives near Dahlonega, is traveling to New York City next week to receive her fifth treatment for a rare and worsening vascular disorder.
Sometimes being thankful isn't so much about what you have but about what you can give.
Regardless of the time of year, decorating a small house or room can be a challenge.
This Thanksgiving, the American festival of eating will coincide with the Jewish Festival of Lights in a holiday match-up that has been dubbed Thanksgivukkah.
Traveling to Mars is unnecessary for an out-of-this-world experience. Just drive south to Arabia Mountain like I did.
For the first time in the school's 43-year history, Lakeview Academy claimed a state championship title for a one-act play.
When Wendy Dickey finally decided to pull her daughter Paisley out of pageants, both were devastated.
Samantha DeLong has been known to approach the particularly tall people she meets.
Seeing the way God works through the different communities of faith ranging from Hindu and Buddhist to Catholic and Christianity leaves the Rev. Shon Peppers with a feeling of gratitude for the almighty.
Despite the hardships posed by colony collapse disorder, many Northeast Georgia beekeepers are thriving.
When local beekeeper Bob Bradbury surveyed his beehives last March in preparation for spring, he found a big surprise. About 80 percent of his hives were empty.