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Josh Groban film to have encore screening

Josh Groban film to have encore screening

ATLANTA -- A film of Josh Groban's February concert at New York City's Allen Room will return to metro Atlanta in July.

All That Echoes Artist Cut will be screened in select theaters on Tuesday, July 16 at 7:30 p.m. The movie includes the entire Feb. 4 concert, as well as a behind-the-scenes journey through production of Groban's sixth studio album, All That Echoes, and a Q&A session with the singer's fans.

"The event will include a lot of new footage, a huge amount of behind-the-scenes of the making of 'All That Echoes' and everything that went into it," Groban said in a statement. "If you weren't able to go last time, maybe you can come this time, and if you did go last time and you want to do it again, come bring a friend."

Chamblee Run & Rotary Roll coming Apr. 27

Chamblee Run & Rotary Roll coming Apr. 27

CHAMBLEE, Ga. -- This year's Chamblee Run & Rotary Roll 5K will be held Saturday, Apr. 27 at 8 a.m.

The event, which is now in its 14th year, benefits the North Atlanta Rotary Club and Huntley Hills Elementary School.

"We are excited about the opportunity to partner with Huntley Hills Elementary this year," Chamblee recreation coordinator Loren Roberts said in a statement. "We have had great participation in the past from local runners, rollers and sponsors, and we want to see an even bigger crowd this year."

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Both the 5K run and the 1K walk/roll will begin at DeKalb Peachtree Airport. The 5K route runs through downtown Chamblee, while the 1K sticks to the PDK grounds.

The "roll" part of the race comes from its wheelchair division.

5K walk aims to improve Latino health

5K walk aims to improve Latino health

BROOKHAVEN, Ga. -- The Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia will host a 5K walk this weekend to promote healthy lifestyles among Latinos.

The event will be held Sunday, Apr. 7 at 8 a.m., with registration opening at 7 a.m. It will begin at Northeast Plaza Shopping Mall and end at Plaza Fiesta.

According to organizers, the walk's course runs alongside Buford Highway to help raises awareness of the countless immigrants whose only option to get to work is to walk beside the dangerous road.

Registration is free; there is also an option to donate $25. Learn more and sign up.

Northeast Plaza is located at 3307 Buford Highway in Brookhaven.

DeKalb CEO, Board of Commissioners kick off National County Government Month

DECATUR, Ga – DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis announces DeKalb County will join the National Association of Counties (NACo), along with counties across America, in celebrating National County Government Month (NCGM) this April. The month-long celebration aims to raise public awareness and understanding about the roles and responsibilities of county government. This year’s theme is “Smart Justice: Creating Safer Communities”.

Since 1991, NACo has encouraged counties across the country to actively promote county government programs and services. To commemorate NCGM, events geared toward citizens and employees will take place at venues around the county.

Perimeter Business Expo to return in 2013

Perimeter Business Expo to return in 2013

DUNWOODY, Ga. -- The second annual Greater Perimeter Business Expo will be held Thursday, May 2.

The Dunwoody and Sandy Springs/Perimeter chambers of commerce have teamed up to bring back the expo, which was enormously popular in its inaugural year.

More than 100 businesses are expected to participate in the event, which is presented in a trade show-like environment.

"Last year's Greater Perimeter Business Expo was a great way to connect with other local businesses, create awareness and engage new clients. We definitely want to exhibit again," Victoria Ishee, director of business development at Digital Corporation, said in a statement.

Visit gpbe.org to sign up your business for booth space.

The expo will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 2 at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia, which is located at 4355 Ashford Dunwoody Road in Dunwoody. Admission and parking are free.

Chick-fil-A Daddy-Daughter Date Night returns in 2013

Chick-fil-A Daddy-Daughter Date Night returns in 2013

ATLANTA -- Chick-fil-A's wildly popular Daddy-Daughter Date Night will return in February.

More than 100 Atlanta- and Athens-area Chick-fil-A restaurants will host the event on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Every couple in attendance will receive an activity sheet with conversation topics and a booklet called "Continuing the Conversation," which gives the dads and daughters suggestions for getting to know each other better.

"One of Chick-fil-A's goals is to promote community connections and enrich the lives of everyone we serve," Chick-fil-A area marketing director Robin Lomax said in a statement. "We understand the importance of father-daughter relationships and want to encourage dads to take a break from busy schedules, enjoy their daughters' company over a meal and have fun."

Brookhaven 5K charity run/walk announces new location, course

Brookhaven 5K charity run/walk announces new location, course

BROOKHAVEN, Ga. -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is once again gearing up for the much anticipated 8th annual Big Peach 5K Run/Walk for Blood Cancer set for May 4 and sponsored by Nike and Brookhaven-based retailer, Big Peach Running Co. Since 2006, this popular neighborhood event has raised over $107,000 towards the fight against blood cancer. This year's race will feature a new start and finish area at Town Brookhaven to coincide with the future relocation of the Big Peach Running Co. flagship store in March of this year.