Woodstock on Best Place to Live List

World Cup fans at Gameday in WoodstockAnd the crowds go wild! Money.com named Woodstock as one of the Best Places to Live 2015. Well, okay, it wasn’t #1, but it is still cool that Woodstock made the top 50 list. Our cheering crowd is at Game Day Fresh Grill watching as the USA men played in the World Cup last year. Read more about Game Day Fresh Grill here.

Neighborhood Spotlight: Woodstock


We were surprised to see Woodstock featured as the OTP Neighborhood Spotlight on Yelp for August 12, 2015. The top five restaurants listed are Reel Seafood, Habanero’s Taqueria, Corner Bistro, Ice Martini Bar and the Village Market & Cafe. What do … [Continue reading]

Hello Mambo


Hello Mambo, goodbye Little River. Seems that some variation of the Little River Grill, the Little River Fish Camp, and other names for the restaurant located on Allatoona Lake at the Little River tributary with the word Little River in the … [Continue reading]

Honoring Lance Cpl. Skip Wells

20150726: Woodstock, GA: U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Skip Wells, killed along with three other Marines and one Sailor during a terrorist’s rampage in Chattanooga, is taken on Sunday July 26, 2015, on I-575 in Woodstock to the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton where he was interred with full military honors. A 90-minute long funeral service was held at First Baptist Church Woodstock. A ten-minute long Patriot Guard Riders procession preceded the funeral procession. Wells was a member of First Baptist Church Woodstock, where he had played clarinet in the orchestra as a youth.

The hearse carrying U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Skip Wells, killed with three other Marines and a Sailor in a terrorist’s rampage in Chattanooga, moves along on I-575 in Woodstock to the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton where he was interred with full … [Continue reading]

When the Walls Come Tumbling Down


The Chambers at City Center had a portion of its building removed recently along Towne Lake Parkway at Main Street in downtown Woodstock. Construction of a new addition to the Chambers at City Center building will begin in August. The building … [Continue reading]

Hola! ¿Qué pasa?


We saw what we thought was our first all Spanish billboard in Woodstock on Old Highway 5. ¿Cómo se dice "McCafe" en Español? You can catch some Marachi music in Woodstock at La Parilla on Saturday's from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and at Monterrey … [Continue reading]

Opening Tuesday


The parking lot has been packed at the new Marlow's Tavern at the out parcel at The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta in Woodstock as employees get training. It seems that Woodstock has had an explosion of new restaurants these past couple of years. Marlow's … [Continue reading]