Stories about ‘Macon GA’

Wild Music: Sounds & Songs of Life

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Wild Music: Sounds & Songs of Life — a remarkable exhibition that celebrates every note of every player in the symphony of life — is on display at the Museum of Arts and Sciences from February 1 through September 8, 2013.

Close your eyes and listen to the… melodies that begin each new day - rhythms that fill our cities and countryside sounds that lull us to sleep every night. Experience the sounds and songs of life and investigate the origins of music!

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DIRTY GUV’NAHS | Cox Capitol Theatre

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“Youth may be in their blood, but tradition guides their instincts”, reveals M! Music and Musician’s Magazine. “The Dirty Guv’nahs are wise in the ways of rock n’ roll beyond their tender years”. The swell of grassroots momentum for this 6-piece rock n’ roll collective from Knoxville, TN is undeniable....

"Youth may be in their blood, but tradition guides their instincts"

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Have You Heard The Rumor?

- - photo credit: Doug Nurenberger; dress from Rumor Boutique

I remember the first day I stepped in to Rumor Boutique. I was on a shopping spree (of sorts) with my sorority sister, Meg Gay (Evans, now). We had just gotten back from Spirit Week in Statesboro and were ready to get out on the town.

What Rumor? THE Rumor- Boutique, Of Course!

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Public Art in Macon

- - “Chewy” by John Clement is a public sculpture in Macon’s Ocmulgee Heritage Park. Photo by Katie Clenney

On Thursday, August 23 the Community Foundation of Central Georgia held a public meeting to discuss public art in Macon. The meeting was led by Cesar Trasobares, a public art consultant from Miami, Fla. The goal was to begin the development of a comprehensive plan for...

A comprehensive public art strategy requires a heightened level of engagement within a community, and I’d like to know what you think.

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Bricks4Kidz Special One Hour Classes

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Beginning September 8th, Bricks4Kidz is offering two special one-hour classes the second Saturday of each month for only $8!

This would be a great opportunity for your child to learn more about building with LEGOS, and they will be able to take  home a minifigure or a minibuild.

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Rolling on the River in Macon

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This week, the Macon Civic Club will be presenting its 52nd annual musical revue, “Rolling on the River,” amid much excitement.

It will be a lot of singing and dancing and comedy, My wife, Anna, and I have been working on the theme for several months and we feel like the (Ocmulgee Heritage Trail) and the things going on downtown have been big improvements in Macon. We wanted to support the...

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Dovetail Set to Open October 25 in Downtown Macon

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A new, upscale restaurant is about four weeks from opening in downtown Macon.

Read more here: http://www.macon.com/2012/09/28/2194108/downtown-macons-newest-eatery.html#storylink=rss#wgt=rsshp#storylink=cpy
Dovetail is set to open Oct. 25 on the second floor of 543 Cherry St. above the Rookery restaurant. “It’s really come together,” said Wes Griffith, who co-owns both restaurants with Chad Evans. “We’ve got the lights up, we’ve partially installed the bar and a lot of the custom woodwork...

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Macon praised for its use of SeeClickFix

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Macon resident, Josh Rogers, walks his dog on Ross Street every morning. Two weeks ago he noticed a broken street lamp, so he decided to try the “See-Click-Fix” app on his phone. He stopped, took a picture, pressed a button, and continued his walk. ‘The next morning it was completely...

Macon, GA was rightfully praised for its responsiveness to citizen concerns in a recent story by local news station WMGT 41.The article offers some compelling examples of the cities quick reactions to citizen concerns:

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Turn Your BYOD Nightmare Into a Dream Come True

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Most small- and medium-business executives can’t afford the financial costs associated with providing employees with mobile devices. The executives of some large enterprises don’t want to spend a lot of money on furnishing their employees with mobile devices. So, increasingly, business leaders are adopting bring your own device (BYOD) policies....

Mobile devices such as laptops, tablets and smartphones offer convenience and increased productivity, but they can be costly ... in more ways than one.

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Buster’s Blogs: Smok’ n Pig, Macon, GA

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The Smok’ n Pig, Macon, GA. “Peace, Love, and the Smok’ n Pig! OK, this blog may well “shuck a few things down to the cob”. Being a Macon native, I guess I feel a bit like I can just say it like I see it. I grew up in...

Macon, the BBQ Capitol of Georgia!!!

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