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Mayor Mason presents recycling rewards gift cards to John O'Reilly and the Stohmeyer family.
Recycling Pays Off
Two families learned first hand that recycling in Peachtree Corners has fringe benefits.
At the August 19th City Council meeting, Peachtree Corners residents John O'Reilly and the Stohmeyer family were presented with $50 Visa Gift Cards courtesy of Waste Pro.
The recycling rewards winners were part of a random drawing sponsored by Waste Pro to encourage recycling. To find out more about the program, visit www.wasteprorewards.com
Mayor Mike Mason recognized the 13 member softball team for their excellent achievement at the Aug. 19, 2014 City Council meeting.
Peachtree Corners 12U Girls Softball Team Recognized
At Tuesday's City Council meeting Mayor Mike Mason recognized and congratulated the Peachtree Corners' 12U Girls Softball Team for their outstanding performance at the USSSA World Series this summer.
The All Star team, comprised of Ann Margaret Jones, Annabelle Nowak, Bella Krauth, Brooke Weaver, De'Areya Porter, Emma Kate Means, Emma O'Dell, Gabby Pappas, Kedzie Howe, Isabel Rodriguez, Riley Keller, Sierra Blackburn and Tatum Lowe, captured 4th place at the Gulf Shores event. The team is coached by City Council member Jay Lowe.
Long-Awaited Sprouts Farmers Market Opens
City Council on Hand for Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
We’ve watched the construction for months, now the wait is over. Sprouts Farmers Market officially opened on Wednesday, Aug. 20.
Crowds eager to see and shop in the new store queued up for the 7 a.m. opening in Peachtree Corners. City leaders had the chance to see the store on Tuesday before its official opening and joined store staff in celebration with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The new store is located at 5130 Peachtree Parkway, telephone: 678-690-1249; website: www.sprouts.com Read more ...
Burger King Unveils Newly Renovated Restaurant
The next time you stop by the Burger King on Peachtree Industrial Boulevard and Medlock Bridge Road, you'll be pleasantly surprised with the restaurant's new look.
The Peachtree Corners eatery just recently received a major facelift and city leaders stopped by to help celebrate with a grand re-opening ribbon cutting ceremony.
The five-week project included interior and exterior improvments and major upgrades to the kitchen, dining room and seating areas. Read more ...
City Loses Long Time Champion of Peachtree Corners
Jim Cowart, who developed many of the subdivision in the city and whose generous donations of land allowed the YMCA to expand to Peachtree Corners, has passed away.
Cowart, an Atlanta native, died at his home on Friday, Aug. 15. He was 82. Cowart was a renowned real estate developer with a career that spanned over 50 years; he spent most of his years developing in North Fulton and Gwinnett County.
"Jim Cowart's imprint is all over Peachtree Corners," said Gay Shook, a long-time resident and former editor and writer of The Weekly. Read more ...
QuikTrip Unveils New Prototype Store in Peachtree
City leaders were on hand early Wednesday morning, Aug. 7, to celebrate the grand opening of QuikTrip’s new store on Peachtree Corners Circle.
Located on Peachtree
Corners Circle near Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, the new store is part of
the Tulsa, Oklahoma-based company’s new Generation 3 concept stores. The new
design has expanded food offerings and now serves up a variety of made-to-order
items such as pizzas, flatbreads, pretzels, smoothies and ice creams.
The Peachtree Corners store is located at 3229 Peachtree Corners Circle. Read more ...