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South  Fulton Restauranteur Gocha Hawkins to Open Tapas Bar
Business, Dining

South Fulton Restauranteur Gocha Hawkins to Open Tapas Bar

Gocha Hawkins, owner of Gocha’s Breakfast Bar, has plans to open a tapas bar in April. The new restaurant will be located at 5829 Campbellton Rd. in the Sandtown Crossing development anchored by Publix. The restaurant will have a 1,500-square-foot interior and a 2,100-square-foot patio. Among the items planned for the menu include shishito peppers, Impossible sliders, stuffed crab mushrooms, fried green tomatoes with crab salad, cauliflower tacos and lobster rolls. The tapas bar will also have a full bar and cocktail list. In a statement to the media, Hawkins said that she hopes that Gocha's Tapas Bar will be a "space where locals and visitors to the community can get together, socialize and enjoy themselves." Hawkins first opened Gocha's Breakfast Bar in 2019 on Cascade Rd. in ...
South Fulton Couple Aims to Take Their Award-Winning Burger Global
Business

South Fulton Couple Aims to Take Their Award-Winning Burger Global

South Fulton residents Paris and Ashley Hill, the owners of Sliders Burger Joint, have moved their business closer to home. The couple celebrated the grand re-opening of their restaurant in the city of Fairburn on August 16. “Location is everything,” said Paris Hill, who’s been in the restaurant business for over 10 years. “We started off on Jonesboro Road in 2017 where we won best burger through the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. About four months ago, I was driving by and I saw the location and we signed the deal on that night.” The Hills, along with their business partner Larry Martin, celebrated the new location with great fanfare. They opened with a DJ, surrounded by family and friends and members of the Fairburn city council and police and fire departments. If all goes...
Southwest Library to Reopen and be Renamed on July 2
Events, Libraries

Southwest Library to Reopen and be Renamed on July 2

The Fulton County Library System has announced the grand re-opening of the newly renovated Southwest Library, located at 3665 Cascade Road SW, Atlanta 30331, which will take place on Tuesday, July 2 at 11:30 a.m. In addition to unveiling the renovation, the library will also be renamed in honor of the late Evelyn Lowery, changing the name of the facility to the Evelyn G. Lowery Library at Southwest.  The celebration will include a program in front of the library with local officials and community leaders, a ribbon-cutting ceremony, unveiling of the newly named building, tours of the new library, as well as light refreshments for guests.  “In addition to re-opening this exciting new space, the community surrounding the Southwest Library has come together to honor the legacy of...

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