Tuesday, February 12, 2013
The video, which was produced by the Atlanta Idea Studio in Norcross, captures a little bit of everything great in the city.
Tuesday, February 12
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Friday, February 17, 2012
The State of the City address brought a night of celebrating what Norcross has accomplished and what it looks forward to in the upcoming year.
It was a night of applauding the city's accomplishments and setting the vision for the upcoming year at the 2011-2012 State of the City address. "This part of the county is being redeveloped and being looked at in a different way than in the past," said Mayor Bucky Johnson. "Last year was a big year for us in Norcross, and it set the stage for some really great things to happen." Hosted in the state-of-the-art Hyundai Construction Equipment USA on Thursday evening, the event had many people "oohing" and "aahing" over the building's grandeur. Local songwriter Steve Stevens sang the city's theme song as an opener while playing the piano. And, as promised, no boring PowerPoint was forced upon the crowd. A projector was present, however, to …
Thursday, February 16, 2012
The presentation promises to be equally informative and entertaining.
The 2011-2012 State of the City address is scheduled for 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Hyundai's headquarters, and it promises to be equally informative and entertaining. Even though it may sound boring that Mayor Bucky Johnson will discuss what the city accomplished last year and its vision for the upcoming year, it doesn't mean he can't do it with a little pizzazz. "It'll be typical Norcross style," said Downtown Manager Tixie Fowler, assuring that it's not a Powerpoint presentation. "We're doing something fun and creative." With keeping the specific details underwraps, Fowler revealed that there will be live music written and performed by a local songwriter and videos produced by local film makers and videographers. Noteworthy volunteers …
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Coming to the State of the City tonight? If you can't make it I'll be updating the home page by the minute with the 4-1-1.
The mayor will give a State of the City address tonight at the Cultural Arts and Community Center at 10 College St at 7 p.m. Come for the address, then stay to mingle with your neighbors over drinks and hors d'oeuvres. If you can't make it, check back on Norcross Patch throughout the night for updates by the minute. That's right, Norcross, I'll be "live tweeting" the event, so the updates will come through on my feed at the top left-hand corner of the Patch homepage.