Apple store confirmed for Cumberland Mall Metro Atlanta is getting its fifth Apple store.
Georgia’s second-largest Apple store is coming to Cobb County’s Cumberland Mall.
A newsletter from the Cumberland Community Improvement District confirms the new tenant, which will take more than 7,000 square feet at the mall. There had been lots of rumors as to where Apple Inc. would locate its next store, including a spot in Westside Atlanta.
Apple’s other local stores:
Alpharetta, North Point Atlanta, Lenox Square Atlanta, Perimeter Buford,…
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:14:00 +0000 Comic-Con 2014: Out and about (SLIDESHOW) Even if you never make it into Hall H, there's plenty to see and do in the Comic-Con Exhibit Hall and in the surrounding neighborhood. Check out our slideshow with some of the event's sights and scenes.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:14:00 +0000 New deal: Downtown performing arts center to operate Bob Carr City officials will vote July 28 on a three-year agreement to turn over management of the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.
This November, the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts begins operations with two of the three planned theaters. Until the third theater is finished, the Orlando Philharmonic will continue to use the Bob Carr as its home.
The city is turning over operations of the Bob Carr, according to documents, because “it is important…
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:14:00 +0000 CEO of Winston-Salem Hospice resigns Brian Payne has resigned as president and CEO of Hospice & Palliative CareCenter in Winston-Salem to pursue a job offer in another state.
Payne, who joined Hospice as CEO three years ago, had returned to his job this summer after being on leave for roughly five months for an illness.
Linda Darden, senior vice president for operations who had served as acting CEO during Payne's leave, has been named interim CEO.
The Hospice board will meet in late August to discuss plans for a search for a new…
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:13:00 +0000 Internet providers promising faster speed at home, soon It's been a darn good week for anybody desperate for higher internet connection speeds at home, whether it be at-home entrepreneurs or just Netflix binge watchers.
First, Verizon Communications said it has begun to implement a new, far simpler technique for expanding its Verizon FiOS service into New York's hard-to-reach neighborhoods called " microtrenching," as Crain's New York Business reported last Friday. Instead of digging up streets, Verizon runs the fiberoptic cable through a thin groove…
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:12:00 +0000 Comcast expanding fiber network Comcast does not have a sterling reputation for customer-friendliness, something the cable behemoth struggled against even before a recording of one of its retention agents badgering a customer went viral.
But if the company is going to reverse that perception, providing faster internet speeds to its customers is a start.
Without much fanfare, Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) appears to be doing just that by bringing direct fiber access to residential customers who, so far, have connected through slower…
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:11:00 +0000 Epcot Food & Wine Fest to feature Orlando craft beer The menus for the 2014 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World Resort are out and an Orlando craft brewer will be featured at one of this year’s new marketplaces.
The full menus at each booth in the World Showcase became available July 24, according to the Disney Food Blog. The Epcot Food & Wine Festival will run for a record 53 days from Sept. 19-Nov. 10. The event features more than 270 chefs and helps draw more visitors to the park during a non-peak season for Orlando.
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