9:12 PM Apr 23, 2020 EDT

Coronavirus: Fulton County case counts approach 2,500; statewide cases near 22,000

Here is the latest COVID-19 case count update for Georgia and Fulton County.


Milton City Council amends initial emergency ordinance, allows council to resume certain policy-making functions

Ordinances can now be brought forward to Milton City Council members while council meetings are conducted virtually.


Georgia Board of Cosmetology and Barbers releases guidelines for reopening

The Georgia State Board of Cosmetology and Barbers released guidelines for reopening salons and spas beginning Friday, April 24.



ROUNDUP: Dunkin' location coming to Alpharetta and other area news

View Community Impact Newspaper's recent coverage of the Alpharetta area here.


Coronavirus: Statewide case counts pass 21,000

The Georgia Department of Public Health released the latest case count data for the state, showing statewide case counts at 21,102.


New hotel coming to Northwinds area in Alpharetta

A new AC Hotel by Marriott hotel is coming to the city of Alpharetta.


Alpharetta-area transportation coverage readers might have missed

View these Alpharetta and Milton transportation stories, part of Community Impact Newspaper's area coverage.



Some businesses to reopen by April 24 and other Alpharetta-area news

Read the latest news from Community Impact Newspaper's Alpharetta-area coverage.


Coronavirus: Case counts pass 20,000 statewide; more than 2,000 in Fulton County

The Georgia Department of Public Health released the latest case count data for the state, showing statewide case counts at 20,166.


ROUNDUP: Ways to donate meals to health care workers, support Alpharetta restaurants

Several downtown Alpharetta restaurants are offering programs to donate meals to health care workers during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.


Site plans approved for new Dunkin' location on North Main Street in Alpharetta

Plans were first approved by the Alpharetta Design Review Board members April 17.



Final paving of Rucker Road expected to be complete before May 1

Final paving on Rucker Road could be completed before May 1 as long as weather permits.


Bridges over Georgia 400, preliminary fiscal year 2020-21 budget among discussion at Alpharetta City Council meeting April 20

Alpharetta City Council members discussed the effects on the city's budget due to COVID-19 as well as showing renderings of future bridge construction over the Georgia 400.


Gov. Brian Kemp announces dine-in service at restaurants, nonessential businesses to reopen beginning April 24

Restaurants can reopen dining rooms starting April 27 while gyms, fitness centers, nail salons, hair salons, massage therapy studios and tattoo parlors can reopen beginning April 24.


Comeback Vinyl offers virtual record store, curbside pickup to Alpharetta community while physical doors are closed

Alpharetta's Comeback Vinyl is offering a virtual record store while its brick-and-mortar location is closed to help curb the spread of COVID-19.



Takeout, delivery options and more: Alpharetta news from this week

Read the latest news from the past week in the Alpharetta and Milton area.


Discussion on graduation plans continue at Fulton County Schools work session April 16

FCS officials are working on plans for alternative graduation ceremonies.


'It was as though someone flipped a switch': Alpharetta's Coalition Food and Beverage adapts to closed dining rooms, partners with sister restaurants in Roswell

Even though Coalition is temporarily closed, Alpharetta residents can still order Coalition's food from Osteria Mattone in Roswell.


ROUNDUP: Recent updates for Alpharetta, Milton readers

Here is some of the latest news readers in the Alpharetta and Milton area should know about.



Fulton County Schools meal distributions switch to one day per week going forward

Meals will now be distributed one day per week as opposed to the previous three times per week; however, those in need will still receive five days worth of meals.


Milton makes progress on public safety complex, road construction, Birmingham Park landscaping

Milton City Council still moved forward with normal city business at the April 15 virtual council meeting despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic causing much of the world to halt.


Milton City Council extends special mayoral powers, declaration of emergency through mid-May

The city of Milton's declaration of emergency will now remain in effect through May 20.


MAP: Learn which Alpharetta, Milton restaurants offer takeout, delivery options

Restaurants in Alpharetta and Milton are restricted to drive-thru, takeout, curbside pickup and delivery options through April 30.