DSC_0162 Kids Candy Crawl Set for October 26

The Virginia-Highland Business Association has announced they’ll hold a Kids Candy Crawl on October 26. Meet at 5:30 pm at Fire Station #19 (corner of N. Highland and Los Angeles). Stroll down N. Highland looking for orange balloons. When you see … Continue reading

Organizers man the volunteer check-in table during last year's Tour of Homes. Volunteers Needed for 2016 Tour of Homes

By Eleanor Barrineau, VHCA Board Member and Tour of Homes Volunteer Coordinator One of the most helpful things you can do for your neighborhood is to volunteer at the Tour of Homes. It benefits you, too. You get two free … Continue reading

2016 TOH It’s Almost Time to Tour!

By Robin Ragland, VHCA Board Member and Tour of Homes Chair YES! It’s finally Autumn in VaHi and the air is cooler, the leaves are falling AND the Virginia-Highland Tour of Homes committee is in FULL SWING preparing for our … Continue reading

Welcome_To_Virginia_Highland Agenda Posted for Tomorrow Night’s VHCA Monthly Board and General Meeting

The agenda for tomorrow night’s monthly general meeting of the Virginia-Highland Civic Association is posted below. As a reminder, tomorrow night’s meeting will be held at Church of our Saviour, corner of N. Highland and Los Angeles Avenues, starting at … Continue reading

overhead_2_lr Cub Scouts and VHCA Partner to Raise Awareness for Protecting Our Waterways

By Jess Windham and Jack White Water quality starts in our own backyards, an important fact that Cub Scout Pack 17 learned more about on Saturday, October 1, 2016. Informed by our Virginia-Highland Master Plan project #1.7, VHCA teamed up … Continue reading

memorial-stone Looking Back – and Ahead – at the Todd Cemetery Memorial

By Jack White, outgoing VHCA Board President The homeowners who destroyed the Todd Cemetery Memorial filed responses last week to the legal assertions that VHCA and the Todd family made in our lawsuit. You may read our filing here. These … Continue reading

img_6494 Community Grants Awarded at VHCA 2016 Annual General Meeting

The annual general meeting of the Virginia-Highland Civic Association was held September 22 at Inman Middle School. As always, the Spark Choir – led by Music Director Brianne Turgeon – warmed our hearts with a few songs to kick off … Continue reading

vahi-logo-mobile New VHCA Board of Directors Elected

Congratulations to the following Virginia-Highland residents who were elected to the VHCA Board of Directors at last night’s annual general meeting of the Virginia-Highland Civic Association on Sept. 22: David Brandenberger Robin Ragland Jess Windham Paige Hewell Eleanor Barrineau Kay … Continue reading

memorial_3 VHCA Responds to Questions Regarding Todd Cemetery Memorial

Following our initial article on the topic, several questions emerged regarding the VHCA’s effort to restore the Todd Cemetery Memorial. The following sequence of events seeks to answer many of these questions. Photos at the bottom of the article show … Continue reading

IMG_1261 New Security Cameras Funded by VHCA and Councilmember Wan

By Jack White, VHCA Board President Earlier this year Councilmember Alex Wan offered to match any neighborhood association’s contribution of up to $20K for new public police security cameras. In July, VHCA appropriated $19K for the Atlanta Police Foundation, who … Continue reading

Atlanta-Streets-Alive-200x200 Atlanta Streets Alive Returns to VaHi

Atlanta Streets Alive welcomes you to walk, bike, roll, run and play in the streets from 2:00pm to 6:00pm, September 25, on N Highland Ave., Highland Ave. and Boulevard! This event is organized by the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition. For more information, … Continue reading

Briarcliff Ter Apt sign Briarcliff Terrace Apartments Redevelopment Plans on Hold

The developerrs at Briarcliff Terrace Apartments Place have communicated (attorney to attorney) that they will not be introducing ‘at this time’ a proposal to redevelop their site from its existing designation of RG2 to either RG3 or to a PDH … Continue reading

DSCN2993 Firefest in the Park to Benefit FS #19

What: Firefest in the Park, an event to benefit Fire Station #19 When: Saturday, September 24, 2016, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Where: North Highland Park (corner of N. Highland and St. Charles) Atlanta Fire Station #19 is an icon in the Virginia-Highland … Continue reading

Welcome_To_Virginia_Highland VHCA Annual General Meeting and Election of Officers

2016-17 BOD Candidates Announced, Candidate Bios and Absentee Ballot Available The Virginia-Highland Civic Association Annual General Meeting will be held September 22 at the Inman Middle School Cafeteria from 7:00pm – 9:00pm. Please try to arrive at 6:30 to sign in. Grants will … Continue reading

vahi VHCA 2016-17 Board of Directors – Candidate Bios

Following are brief bios from the announced candidates for the 2016-17 VHCA Board of Directors: (I) indicates incumbent Eleanor Barrineau Eleanor moved to her current home in Virginia-Highland in 1983 with her husband Stephen Cohen and raised two children here.  She … Continue reading

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