Ever wanted to know a little more about the large birds you see swooping down from the trees? Was it a hawk or just a vulture? Are there owls in Northeast Georgia? How about falcons?
On Saturday, Jan. 5, active.com is hosting the "Cocoa Loco 5K and Fun Run" to benefit the cancer fund of Claire Combs.
A cycling club around for more than 25 years in Gainesville plans to disband at the end of the year.
Four community tree-planting projects are planned for Jan. 10-11 with the goal of planting 2,000 trees across Habersham County.
Have you got artistic talents going to waste? Lend your eye and your art works to the Quinlan Visual Arts Center.
Enjoy a bit of the Highlands this weekend at Jamie Laval's Scottish Solstice Holiday Celebration.
Visitors can end the year and greet 2013 with a night of classic songs with a show and gala at the Holly Theater in Dahlonega.
If you're looking for a place to move your feet, two area events will help you start the new year by kicking up your heels.
Mark Pitts will bring his nationally recognized Elvis tribute show to the Habersham Community Theatre in Clarkesville for a New Year's Eve fundraiser from 8-10 p.m. Dec. 31.
What better way to shake off the old year and warm up to the new year than by jumping in a frigid lake?
All across the country, state parks are inviting families to start the New Year with a "First Day Hike" and a commitment to healthy living.
Have you ever wondered what sort of an astrological event might have created the Star of Bethlehem?
Suwanee's Public Arts Commission seeks proposals from artists or teams of artists for original outdoor sculptures to be included in the third Suwanee SculpTour, a public art exhibit in downtown Suwanee.
The work of local artist Tina Carlson-Griffeth, a pastel painter and Quinlan Visual Arts Center board member, is on view through April 1 at the Quinlan mini-gallery located at Regions Center, 303 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville.
If you're still looking for a place to get into the holiday spirit, check out the Christmas decorations at the Northeast Georgia History Center.
Falling asleep underneath the Christmas tree doesn't always cue a dance number, but when it does, it always brings a nutcracker to life.
Two days after indulging in a turkey and all kinds of sides plus the leftovers, North Georgia residents can shake their groove thing and shed some pounds at the monthly contra dance in Sautee Nacoochee.
The family favorite "Madeline's Christmas" and David Sedaris' comedic gem "The Santaland Diaries" will return to Horizon Theatre this holiday season to entertain young and old alike.
Maziar Bahari was a reporter in the right place at the right time. An Iranian ex-pat turned Western journalist, he toted a video camera and moved with smiling, cautious ease through his native land - catching up with his mom, careful not to expose himself or his sources as Iran's 2009 elections turned into the abortive "Green Revolution."
Friends from Granada, Spain, will share their poetry and flamenco-style guitar playing with the University of North Georgia students next week.
Known as one of the major female vocalist of all time, the spirit of country music singer Patsy Cline will step into the spotlight next weekend at Holly Theater in Dahlonega.
Blues singer Lauren Mitchell feels at home performing before crowds inside historic honky tonks and at outdoors festivals. But it wasn't always that way.
An ensemble of 46 select student singers will blend their voices with each other as well as an organ and piano for its fall concert.
A lion lurks across the countryside, a reporter jumps out of the TV screen, FBI agents appear from the microwave; and they are all looking for the same thing: Maggie.
Twenty years after they permanently lowered the bar on broad and dumb character comedies, Lloyd and Harry are back, "Dumb and Dumber" than ever in "Dumb and Dumber To."
As the holiday season creeps closer, Gainesville's downtown merchants plan to kicking off this year's festivities with the annual Jingle Mingle event.
In order to bring the sights of the Great White North to the Deep South for travelers and local families alike, Lanier Islands will debut its SnowWorld this winter.
While most children eagerly await time with Old Saint Nick and a possible photo with him, several other mammals may feel left out of the holiday hoopla.
While some may venture to the Gainesville square to meet Kris Kringle, the old elf will head to Lakeshore Mall for a pajama-style party.
Brenau arts and design students will step out of their college campus comfort zone and into the limelight of Atlanta this month.