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GUIDE: These are the latest community demographics for Alpharetta, Milton

Established Alpharetta and relative newcomer Milton each have their own city identity. Read on to see the …


2020 PRIMARY ELECTION GUIDE: Everything you need to know before March 24 Georgia Primary Election

Editor's note: This guide was created and published prior to the coronavirus pandemic. Fulton County officials rescheduled the presidential preference primary and special election for May 19. Early voting at all Fulton County early voting sites has been suspended beginning March 15. Early votes cast during the early voting period and absentee ballots will be counted at the time of the May 19 election.


New Milton public safety complex to open on Hwy. 9 in 2020

A new public safety complex—which will house the city of Milton’s police department headquarters and the municipal court as well as Fire Station No. 44—is scheduled to open later this year, Milton Mayor Joe Lockwood said in his State of the City address Jan. 30. The complex broke ground in 2019 on Hwy. 9, and Station No. 44 will be the first fire station the city has built from the ground up, Lockwood said.






Urban Hardware: Alpharetta business combines big-box store feel with small-town service

Urban Hardware offers a variety of home improvement and hardware products, as well as home decor, paint and patio furniture.



TRANSPORTATION UPDATES: Rucker Road improvements to wrap up this spring

Learn the latest construction updates on the Rucker Road improvement project.


Alpharetta, Milton mayors discuss 2020 visions

Alpharetta Mayor Jim Gilvin and Milton Mayor Joe Lockwood discussed their visions for their respective cities at their State of the City addresses.


Evereve now open in Avalon

Evereve opened March 4 inside Avalon.


Sephora celebrated grand opening March 6 in Avalon

Sephora, a cosmetics retailer, opened inside Avalon in early March.



New 10000 Avalon office building to open later this year

A 250,000-square-foot office building is expected to open later in 2020.


Biltong Bar to open this summer in Avalon

Biltong Bar is expected to open in Avalon sometime this summer.


TO-DO LIST: 9 events in Alpharetta-Milton in March and April 2020

Find out what's happening during the next month in the Alpharetta-Milton area.


Atlantic Seafood Co. now closed

Atlantic Seafood Co. closed its doors in January.



Laurel and May Market to close March 14

Laurel and May Market will close its doors later this week.


SeaVentures Aquatic Center to celebrate its 30th anniversary

SeaVentures Aquatic Center will celebrate its 30th anniversary March 21-22.


New Buffalo Wild Wings location coming to Haynes Bridge Road

Buffalo Wild Wings is expected to open a new location on Haynes Bridge Road later this year.


Where's the Scoop Gourmet Ice Cream to open on Old Roswell Street in Alpharetta

Where's the Scoop Gourmet Ice Cream is expected to open in late March or early April.



Code Ninjas Milton now open on Crabapple Road

Code Ninjas opened in February on Crabapple Road.


Crave Pie Studio offers variety of pies in downtown Alpharetta

Crave Pie Studio opened in late December.


New urgent care facility now open on Old Milton Parkway near Avalon

Wellstar Avalon Health Park opened in December on Old Milton Parkway.


EVEN Hotel now open near Avalon, offering in-room fitness options

EVEN Hotel Alpharetta-Avalon Area opened near Avalon in the beginning of the year.