Three Atlanta restaurants make nation"s Top 100

Three of the nation’s Top 100 restaurants are in Atlanta, according to the reservation service OpenTable. The list, which is in alphabetical order, includes Bones, La Grotta and UMI. The list of the 100 Best Restaurants in America reflects the combi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2017

Two metro Atlanta restaurants make OpenTable’s 100 Best Restaurants

An old Atlanta classic and a younger establishment from Flowery Branch, Ga., landed on OpenTable’s 100 Best Restaurants list for 2016. They are: Bones – Atlanta Antebellum – Flowery Branch “The common thread running through this list of winning.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 1st, 2016

Colorado snuffed out a law that would make it legal to use marijuana in certain public areas

A voter-approved initiative that would allow Denver residents to use marijuana in certain bars and restaurants is going up in smoke. Election Day, the nation's most pot-friendly city passed Initiative 300, a ballot measure which gives businesses the abili.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 22nd, 2016

Two Cincinnati restaurants among OpenTable’s top 100

Two well-known Greater Cincinnati restaurants ranked among the best in the nation on a new list. Orchids at Palm Court and Sotto are the only Ohio restaurants to make OpenTable’s Top 100 Restaurants list for 2016. The list was selected based on more t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 15th, 2016

Is California ready to become the nation"s largest legal retail marijuana market?

California has had a year to prepare for the rollout of legal retail marijuana. If it goes smoothly, many stand to make vast fortunes — but first they must overcome a confusing thicket of bureaucracy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 44 min. ago

Sky-high Housing Costs Make California the Poorest State

Sky-high Housing Costs Make California the Poorest State California leads the nation once again in a statistic no state wants to boast about. When the cost of living is factore.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 14th, 2017

In HQ2 bid, Atlanta suburb offers to make Jeff Bezos mayor of Amazon"s own city

Employees at Amazon's first headquarters in Seattle are now the focus of a targeted ad campaign urging them to build HQ2 outside Atlanta......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2017

Diners say Highlands Barr and Grill one of best restaurants in nation

A favorite Birmingham restaurant is among the top eateries in the country, according to diners. OpenTable named Highlands Bar and Grill one of the best restaurants in the country in its 100 Best Restaurants in America for 2017. The website analyzed mo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2017

Which Mecklenburg County restaurants didn"t make the grade in November?

The Charlotte Business Journal continues its monthly review of health code inspections for restaurants in Charlotte's Mecklenburg County......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

BrewDog brewing for other breweries now

The newest beer being brewed at BrewDog USA isn’t BrewDog’s. The Canal Winchester-based craft brewery will make beer for Atlanta-based Scofflaw Brewing Co. for the next year, according to information released jointly by the two breweries. The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

Canada could make billions from legal pot

Canada faces one last hurdle to becoming the first G7 nation to legalize recreational marijuana......»»

Category: topSource: moneyDec 2nd, 2017

Elmwood, Hertel welcome new restaurants

Rin Thai Bistro and Garage Cafe and Lounge make their debuts......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2017

Wall Street Journal spotlights gentrification, rising prices in Atlanta"s Kirkwood

A spotlight is shining on the social and economic changes happening inside Atlanta's perimeter. On Sunday, The Wall Street Journal highlighted Atlanta's Dec. 5 mayoral runoff and its impact on the city's ongoing battle with gentrification. The nation'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2017

How much do you need to make to afford the median-priced home in nation"s 50 largest cities?

Median home prices have risen in most major U.S. cities, but when factoring in interest, taxes and insurance payments, how much would you really need to make to afford a home? See the slideshow above to find out where the cities rank, including whe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2017

Letters: Hidden charges

While a debate rages over the increase in food prices in restaurants consequent to the reduction in the GST, there are other areas where the public is being fleeced as some people make a neat penny.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 23rd, 2017

Armie Hammer lashes out at Casey Affleck"s Oscar win after sexual harassment accusations: "It just doesn"t make sense"

Phillip Faraone/Getty Images for FIJI Water Armie Hammer may have missed out on an Oscar nomination for "The Birth of a Nation" because of a controversy surrounding director Nate Parker. Parker was charged with rape when he was a college student, bu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 20th, 2017

Watch the 25-year-old Georgia Dome stadium in Atlanta implode using almost 5,000 pounds of dynamite

ATLANTA (AP) — One of the nation's largest dome.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 20th, 2017

100 cos to invest in Andhra Pradesh in next 6 months: Korean diplomat

A South Korean diplomat has lauded the Make-in-India programme and said this has enabled companies from his nation invest a ₹25,000 crore and around 100 more of them will soon invest in Andhra Prades........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 17th, 2017

Arby"s Foundation raises $7.5 million for youth leadership initiatives

The Atlanta-based Arby's Foundation raised $7.5 million to support youth empowerment initiatives across the United States. The record-breaking amount was raised in restaurants across the country and through the foundation's partner program. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2017

"Meet A Black Person" Networking Event Invites Whites To Make Friends And End Racism

An event near Atlanta, Georgia, is inviting people who don't have interracial friendships to come have conversations with one another......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 15th, 2017

NRN Consumer Picks Survey: "Cult following" vaults Chick-fil-A to Top 10 (Slideshow)

People are still flocking to Atlanta chicken. Chick-fil-A's "cult following" helped the Atlanta-based chain crack the Top 10 of Nation's Restaurant News' annual Consumer Picks survey that ranks 126 restaurant chains, while three other ATL-based c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2017