Daniel and his younger brother preparing dumplings.

Decatur celebrates Year of the Pig

February 7, 2019

Decatur students welcome in the Chinese New Year with traditional foods, celebrations and superstitions.

Decatur Imperial to host #FamiliesBelongTogether Fundraiser

Decatur Imperial to host #FamiliesBelongTogether Fundraiser

August 23, 2018

A fundraiser to support Kids In Need of Defense will be held at the Imperial this Thursday. KIND provides legal representation for children facing deportation proceedings, with a focus on children from Central America, and advocates for policy changes that will better protect unaccompanied children in the US.

“To me, International Women’s Month represents our time to show who we really are,” Leila Rogers said. “It celebrates us, not just as women, but as human beings.”

Creating art, breaking barriers

May 9, 2018

In March, Trinity Mercantile & Design, in collaboration with the Decatur Arts Alliance, held an art event in celebration of International Women’s Month. The event, called Women Create ART, featured the unique work of nine local, female artists.

New Chick-fil-A opens, prioritizes costumer service

New Chick-fil-A opens, prioritizes costumer service

February 7, 2018

Recently, on Jan. 25 a new Chick-fil-A opened on North Decatur Road. The location is especially working on training new, inexperienced workers to be Chick-fil-A professionals.

Three is a trend

Three is a trend

January 24, 2018

After the fall of Poké Perfect, Juicy Drop still remains, but faces another poké competitor: Poké Bar, a popular Californian franchise. It now replaces Poké Perfect in the treasured Yogurt Tap location, as of last week.

Kale Me Crazy, Decatur's best health food spot

Kale Me Crazy, Decatur’s best health food spot

January 3, 2018

In 2017, new dietary lifestyles are being adopted, making healthy eating more widespread in Decatur. One very popular healthy eating place is located in Decatur and it is called Kale Me Crazy.

Taiyo Ramen, Decatur’s hidden culinary gem

December 6, 2017

Taiyo Ramen is one of Downtown Decatur’s hidden gems. Formerly known as MAKAN, the restaurant opened in 2014 centered around Japanese food. The unique spin Taiyo puts on its food makes it a trendy staple in Decatur’s food culture.

Poké Wars

Poké Wars

October 29, 2017

Within a few months of each other, two different restaurants opened within a block of each other, offering the same Hawaiian inspired food: poké. With fast, fresh food, Poké Perfect and Juicy Drop are ready to take on Decatur.

Owner, Michael Lo, wanted to open a bar in the restaurant, which is a relatively new feature for most traditional Chinese restaurants.

Double Dragon opens in Decatur

September 26, 2017

Double Dragon has become a popular dinner location for families in Oakhurst. The restaurant opened in July 2017, replacing Italian eatery Saba located on 350 Mead Rd. They serve authentic Chinese dishes with an American twist, changing classic recipes.

Shop and savor

Shop and savor

December 16, 2016

What makes Shake Shack so good is that their burgers aren’t even the best part. Located in the middle of Shops of Buckhead, a 9 acre mixed use development, Shake Shack has something for everyone. The restaurant opened on September 30th, 2014.

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