VHCA Board and General Meeting

This is the monthly combined Board and General Meeting of the Virginia-Highland Civic Association. The public is invited to attend. Note: The October 12, 2015 meeting will be held at the Church of Our Saviour on N. Highland Ave. across from … Continue reading

VHCA Monthly Planning Meeting

The VHCA Planning Committee meets with residents seeking zoning variance requests to discuss the impact of the variance on neighboring properties. Approval or denial recommendations are then made for consideration by the VHCA’s full board of directors. Meetings are held … Continue reading

VHCA Annual Meeting Election Results

Here are the results of the Board of Directors vote taken at last night’s Annual General Meeting of the Virginia-Highland Civic Association. The 2015-16 members of the VHCA Board of Directors are: Peggy Berg David Brandenberger Lola Carlisle Lauren Wilkes … Continue reading

VaHi-Logo-Horizontal-Small-RGB VHCA Annual General Meeting this Thursday, Sept. 17; Absentee Ballot Available

by Jess Windham and Lola Carlisle The VHCA Annual General Meeting will be held September 17, 2014 at the Inman Middle School Cafeteria starting at 6:30 PM. In order to vote, please bring a copy of a valid ID (GA driver’s … Continue reading

Henry_W_Grady_High_School_Atlanta APS Supt. to Meet with Grady Cluster on Sept 24 at Inman (6:00 pm in Auditorium)

by Stephen Cohen, Voice Editor Supt. Meria Carstarphen and APS Board member Matt Westmoreland will reveal the Board’s updated proposals for additional middle  and high school classrooms in this meeting.  You may read the Superintendent’s letter to “The Grady Cluster … Continue reading

House Number - Layered_2 New Virginia-Highland House Number Signs

by Lola Carlisle and Peggy Berg Virginia-Highland Civic Association (VHCA) announces custom house numbers designed for Virginia-Highland. Signs are available to order here. You can see examples of two of the new sign models at 899 Arlington Place and 1105 … Continue reading

Our_Savior_2585 VHCA Street Captain Meeting Sat Sep 19

by Peggy Berg and Eleanor Barrineau The annual Virginia-Highland Street Captain meeting will be held Saturday morning September 19th from 10:00 am until 12:00 noon at Church of Our Savior church on N. Highland. Entrance to the hall is from … Continue reading

LFL_3_Yellow Little Free Libraries in VaHi – Third in a Series

by Robin Ragland Many of the Little Free Libraries in our neighborhood have their own charming stories. For those of you who missed the first or second article in this series, a Little Free Library operates on the concept of … Continue reading

Streets Alive Returns on Sept. 27 (N. Highland Closed South of Virginia)

By Jess Windham Atlanta Streets Alive returns to North Highland Avenue on Sunday, Sept. 27th from 2:00 pm-6:00 pm. Road closures begin at 1:00 pm and end at 7:30 pm. North Highland, Boulevard, and North Ave will again host this popular event. The Atlanta Bicycle Coalition … Continue reading

Doria Tea or High Tea: A Visit to Tipple + Rose Tea Parlor and Apothecary

By Peggy Berg Tea or High Tea? Yes, please! Tipple + Rose Tea Parlor and Apothecary offers tea and high tea, and there is a difference. Tea is that lovely beverage you sip hot or cold. Tipple + Rose has … Continue reading

Plant Swap on Oct. 3

Neighbors Alice Gepp and Sabrina SerafinI are hosting a plant swap on October 3rd from 11:00 to 4:00 PM at 684 Elkmont Drive NE, near the west end of Orme Park. Everyone is invited. You may see their leaflet here. Tweet

Inman Middle School LSC Meeting

The Local School Council (LSC) for Inman Middle School is a collaborative group of parents, teachers, and business partners, whose purpose is to advise and make recommendations to the principal, local board of education and local school superintendent on matters … Continue reading

Pink Barre Opening Event to Benefit North Highland Park

One of Atlanta’s top barre studios will be opening its fifth location in Virginia Highland at the intersection of Virginia and North Highland Avenue, with plans to open its doors sometime early this fall. If you’re interested in learning more … Continue reading

Plant Swap on Elkmont Drive

Start Planning Your Spring Garden Now: Plant Swap on Oct 3 By Alice Gepp My next door neighbor with whom I share a driveway, Sabrina Serafin, and I are hosting a plant swap on October 3rd from 11:00 to 4:00 … Continue reading

Virginia-Highland Business Owner Meet & Greet

The Virginia-Highland Business Association (VHBA) is holding a Meet & Greet for the Virginia-Highland business community on September 22 at Atkins Park Restaurant & Bar. Whether you’re a already a member or interested in hearing more about VHBA, we’d love … Continue reading

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