McAlister’s Opens Monday

McAlister’s Deli will open on Monday, January 28, in Woodstock at 2006 Eagle Drive. It is the first restaurant in Woodstock for the chain. The first McAlister’s opened its doors in 1989.

Hello Zoë’s

The signage is up and inviting on the new Zoë’s Kitchen at the Towne Lake Shopping Center, 1430 Towne Lake Parkway, in Woodstock. It looks like they could be open in November.

Mural, Mural on the Wall

The new Woodstock mural is starting to unfold on Mill Street on the side of the Woodstock Pharmacy Health Mart in downtown Woodstock. Scaffolding was recently added and painting has begun. Artist AnnaLyssa Kimball is painting the The mural, which is funded by an $8,000 grant from the Atlanta Regional Commission for its Atlanta Regional Public Art Program, and The Woodstock Downtown Development Authority, Preservation Woodstock and the Convention and Visitor’s Bureau have provided funds for the project.

Maple Street Biscuit Coming to Towne

Maple Street Biscuit is coming to Towne Lake, and will be in the space formerly occupied by Papa P’s in the Towne Lake Square shopping center, 2295 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock. The location originally housed a Mexican restaurant, and then for a short while was a Decio’s New York Style Pizza restaurant before becoming Papa P’s.

Rootstock & Vine Taking Stock

Rootstok & VineRootstock & Vine held a private party on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, as they get ready to officially open on Thursday, Sept. 28, with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. with live music on the rooftop. The food menu focuses on tapas, shareable small plates and desserts, with a climate controlled wine cellar. The building previously housed Hot Dog Heaven, and at one time it was the location of the Woodstock Post Office.

New Boat and RV Storage

Trees have been cleared off of Victory Drive and Kellogg Creek Road, to make way for a new Kellogg Creek Boat and RV Storage facility in Woodstock, GA 30189. The waiting list number is 770-224-7277. They are owned by Marietta Marine, 6986 Bells Ferry Road, Canton, GA 30114

Harvey and Irma

Who comes up with the names of Hurricanes? We bet the names Harvey and Irma have not been issued to a child in more than 50 years. This deluge hit Woodstock Tuesday evening looking north on Bells Ferry Road at GA Hwy 92. Thirty Georgia counties are under a state of emergency from the pending arrival of Hurricane Irma.