Archive for February, 2008

Learn to Scuba Dive

Tweet Ever wanted to learn how to scuba dive? Well, now you can, and the best part is, you don’t even have to leave town. Come visit SeaSports—a complete scuba diving development center located in Roswell, GA. With over 17 years in business, the center has been teaching kids and adults to scuba dive, and […]

Breaking News…Santa on his way

Tweet Great news. It appears that Santa is on schedule and is heading across the Atlantic Ocean as we write this. So it may be time to get the cookies and milk ready and get the kids tucked into their beds for the night. Santa is on his way to the Roswell area, so be […]

Bank of North Georgia Receives Best Place to Work Award

Tweet For the second year in a row the Bank of North Georgia remains a member of the Georgia Trend 2008 Honor Roll of the Best Places to work in Georgia. Georgia Trend magazine selected 15 Georgia companies for its 2008 Honor Roll of the Best Places to Work, which are featured in its November […]

Roswell Christmas Tree Recycling Event

Tweet Keep Roswell Beautiful invites you to join a tradition, the 19th annual “Bring One for the Chipper” and recycle your Christmas tree after the holidays. As part of a statewide effort to reuse Christmas trees, Keep Roswell Beautiful has joined with sponsors The Home Depot, 11 Alive, The Davey Tree Expert Company, Keep Georgia […]

Mortgage Rate Update – Week of October 13, 2008

Tweet Chicken Little, the sky isn’t falling…it only feels that way. The financial markets around the world plunged last week despite government intervention. After announcing they would purchase commercial paper, the Fed dropped the short-term Fed Funds Rate by .50%. However, uncertainty and fear filled the marketplace and the markets spiraled downwards. Home loan rates […]

Ice Skating returns to Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta

Tweet Yesterday, November 16, 2008 Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta opened its ice skating rink for the holiday season.  The skating rink will be open daily until January 4, 2009.  The fee to skate is $7 for a 90 minute skate session and the ice skate rental fee is $2. Hours are: Monday – […]

New Program Modifies Mortgages to Help Stabilize the Real Estate Market

Tweet On Tuesday of this week the Bush administration unveiled a new program that will modify mortgages to help stabilize the real estate market. Eligibility of the new plan is determined by several factors:  Homeowners must be 90 days or more late in their mortgage payments, owe at least 90% of their home’s current value, […]

Foreclosures Jump in October with 85,000 Homes Lost

Tweet Last month a total of 279,561 struggling borrowers received foreclosure filings, including default notices, notices of auction sales and bank repossessions.  A total of 84,868 homes were lost to foreclosure in October.  A total of 936,439 homes have been lost to foreclosure since the housing crisis hit in August 2007. Many states have adopted […]

Fashion and Style as Art

Tweet Visit a trendy fashion boutique called Veruca. This Atlanta boutique strives to meet the needs of fashion forward thinkers, style divas, and those searching to update their look. If you are looking for amazing jewelry, bags, candles, or shoes, than this place has it all. With a number of emerging designers and well-known labels, […]

Sing, Dance, and See Crafts: At the 42nd Annual Roswell Arts Festival

Tweet It’s no secret people like to enjoy the outdoors whenever possible. Since 1966 the Roswell Arts Festival Committee has worked tirelessly to bring quality artisans to Roswell for the benefit of the community and to raise money in support of the Roswell Recreation and Parks Department. Enjoy fine arts, original crafts, performing arts, children’s […]

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