Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Cascade Patch turns one today. See our "About Us" section to learn more about our team and come celebrate the occasion this afternoon at Cascade Wine Styles.
Happy Birthday Cascade Patch! The staff and correspondents of Cascade Patch are celebrating the first anniversary of our Nov. 29, 2010, launch as a daily community news website serving greater southwest Atlanta. To see just a few of the great stories we've filed over the last 12 months, visit Our First Year: A Look at Top Cascade Patch Stories in Our First Year which is pinned under the News tab at the top of the page. To learn more about the many wonderful southwest Atlanta-area writers and photographers who make Cascade Patch what it is, see the "About Us" section, which is pinned at the bottom of the Home Page. Cascade Patch will celebrate its first anniversary from 5:30 to 7 tonight at Wine Styles Cascade with door prizes, words from …
Thursday, November 17, 2011
The day's top headlines for Thursday, November 17, 2011.
Welcome to today's Cascade PatchCast. Here are our top stories of the day: Traffic Alert: Peachtree Street Closed for BET Soul Train Awards Omega Psi Phi 100th Anniversary Today Archbishop-Emeritus Donoghue Remembered for Humility, Service Phyllis Hyman Tribute Featuring Norman Connors at Landon's Saturday
Acclaimed composer Norman Connors of "You Are My Starship" and "Valentine Love" fame to perform two shows Saturday with Cascade songstress Jennifer Freeman at Landon's Restaurant and Bar.
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Thursday, November 17, 2011
No need to leave southwest Atlanta for quality live entertainment this weekend. Acclaimed composer Norman Connors of "You Are My Starship" and "Valentine Love" fame to perform two shows honoring legendary Tony Award-nominated talent Phyllis Hyman this Saturday with Cascade songstress Jennifer Freeman at Landon's Restaurant and Bar, 3752 Cascade Rd. Tickets ($5) sold out this week for the 8 p.m. show but limited seating is still available for the 10 p.m. performance. A reception for the event is set for tomorrow at Wine Styles Cascade. For more information, see today's Get Out! Weekend Planner. To make reservations, call 404-472-2424. Jennifer Freeman reports on this pre-Thanksgiving event in this Cascade Patch community news clip.
The weekend before the Thanksgiving Holiday is almost here. No Plans? Don't worry, Cascade Patch has you covered.
1) Phyllis Hyman Tribute Reception Friday @ WineStyles: When/Where: WineStyles, 3752 Cascade Rd., Friday 6:30 p.m - 8:30 p.m. The Event: Your local WineStyles on Cascade will host a VIP Private Reception where you can meet and greet renowned r&b/ jazz producer Norman Conners, saxaphonist Michael Brown and Atlanta vocalist and friend Jennifer Freeman. This reception starts off the weekend tribute to soul/ r&b singer, the late Phyllis Hyman. Norman produced some of her music and tap our very own Jennifer Freeman to pay tribute to Ms. Hyman. Please come relax, sip on some select wines, along with crackers and cheese, while mingling with business people, entrepreneurs, local residents and of course the VIPs. Price: Wine is $8.00 a glass 2) …