Friday, April 20, 2012
The First Alive After 5 of the Season brought out Roswell residents to enjoy the nice weather, restaurants, shops and lots of activities.
Historic Roswell was filled with people Thursday night, April 19, as people came out for the first Alive After 5 event of the year. There was live music, outdoor vendors, dogs for adoption and snowcones. Here is a look at some of the festivities.
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Alive After 5, an event that brings crowds to historic Roswell, kicks off the season tonight from 5 to 9 p.m.
Alive After 5 kicks off for the season tonight, Thursday, April 19, in historic Roswell. There will be activities on Canton Street – including outdoor vendors, balloons, four live bands and a free trolley that will drop people off at different locations. Many retailers and art galleries also stay open late. The event, in its seventh year, draws crowds to Roswell’s historic district and runs every third Thursday through October. Tonight’s event is from 5 to 9 pm. Various business and community organizations will also be distributing information and giveaways. Roswell's Relay for Life will have "Plum Fun For Relay" in the Plum Tree Village area. They are offering various things for sale, including: car raffle tickets, Relay for Life …
Monday, August 22, 2011
This week, we're meeting Rebecca Beaty.
1. What is your occupation and why did you choose it? "I am a Certified Pharmacy Technician. I chose it because it is fast paced, every day is different and there will always be a demand. It's also fun trying to catch the crack heads and get them put in jail! Unfortunately, people will always be sick, but I'm glad I can help in some way to make them feel better - whether it be on the inside or outside." 2. What do you like most about the Roswell area? "I'm always looking for ways to de-stress and give me a boost of energy. The Gallery Day Spa of Historic Roswell, does just that. I love everything about this place. The staff is amazing and makes you feel like you are the queen of the universe! The services that they provide go far beyond …
Tuesday, August 2, 2011
Stacey Elgin stopped by some of the best places to eat on Canton Street this morning, Aug. 2.
Fox 5 Road Warrior, Stacey Elgin, took a short culinary tour of Canton Street this morning. Her stops included the Salt Factory and The Pie Hole. Watch the segment here. And share with us where you think she should have stopped in the comments below.
Friday, July 29, 2011
The Fickle Pickle Cafe held its first annual fried pickle eating contest Thursday night in honor of National Pickle Month.
Three competitors met yesterday evening in the heart of historic Roswell to prove their pickle eating prowess in The Fickle Pickle Café’s first annual Cajun Fried Pickle Eating Competition, held in honor of July's National Pickle Month. Corey Gearhart, Logan Gearhart and Ian Hamlett faced off on The Fickle Pickle’s porch as customers, friends, family and restaurant staff looked on. There was light hearted joking between the Gearharts. “You can’t really believe you’ll be able to out eat a 16-year-old Dad,” Logan teased. Seven-year-old Ian watched the teasing with a serious look on his face. An avid fan of the travel channel’s show Man v. Food, he told onlookers he planned to make his idol, Adam Richman, proud. The objective was simple: be …
Friday, May 20, 2011
Check to see who we caught in our Viewfinder at last night's Alive After 5 event in historic Roswell.
This month's Alive After 5 event took place Thursday, May 19. If you didn't make it out last night, try again next month on June 16.