Category: eMetro A&E
Today I would like to highlight one of my absolute favorite Mexican restaurants. After discovering their table at the Taste of Conyers event in Olde Town this past Spring, I felt compelled to stop by. Quite honestly, I just can’t seem to get enough. From the house-made corn tortillas to the wide variety on their freshly made salsa bar, Taco’N Madre features authentic Mexican food.Read More
Love is in the air! The month of February is considered by many as the month of love. The day of romance, which we call Valentine’s Day is named in honor of a Christian martyr. Valentine’s Day dates back to the 5th century but has origins in the Roman holiday Lupercalia.Read More
Watching people in restaurants is informative. Being a server, especially, gives you a feel for what loving people are like and what unhappy people are like. If a party comes in and orders sweet tea and sits there on their phones until the meal is over, they usually are not pleasant people. They will find more things wrong with their service.Read More
The Memphis Blues Legends are coming to Rockdale County on February 17th at 7pm. They will play a concert for Black History Month celebration and Valentine’s Day weekend. The Red Carpet and Gold Blues Legends Explosion will take place in the auditorium which is located at 903 Main Street, Conyers GA.Read More
The Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts is hosting the play, When Ali Came Back, a drama with humor that looks at America in 1970 and compares the past with the present. It is a story set in the time when Muhammad Ali made his comeback fight in Atlanta after being banned from boxing for three years and is the sequel to American Apartheid, which some of you may have seen last year.Read More
The Academy for Performing and Visual Arts at Heritage High School and Patriot Players International Thespian Troupe 4048 presented “The Wiz,” January 11-14, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. with matinee performances January 13-14 at 2:30 p.m.Read More
The Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival is hosting the 2018 Miss Conyers Cherry Blossom Pageant and 2018 Miss Rockdale Pageant on February 24, 2018 at the Rockdale Auditorium in Conyers, Georgia. This annual pageant tradition has 10 age divisions, eight supreme titles, eight category awards, and many more chances for contestants to win. Entry forms are due February 13, 2018.Read More
WOW! What a ride it has been. GO DAWGS! We ended the season the way we started. Kickin’ some butt and taking names. We beat KY. We just destroyed GT and then handed some payback to AU.
Well, I have a very large plate of crow sitting in front of me that I will have to eat tonight. I thought we had more than that, but the doggies had much more, and they showed it.Read More
Every day is a day for celebration and I think a toast and cheers is always in order. As you cozy up with your loved ones to ring in the new year, why not pop open a bottle of wine! What better way to celebrate any occasion than with a glass of bubbly? Which one to choose? Well, I’m glad you asked. There are three popular types of sparkling wine and these are; Champagne, Cava and Prosecco.Read More
Alcohol is a social drug because it reduces inhibitions and allows for conversation and camaraderie to spring forth. One would argue that this is alcohol’s main contribution towards human society. Dating back thousands of years, humans have gathered and experienced the shared euphoria of alcohol ingestion. However, the effects of alcohol do vary based on the other constituent parts of the vehicle.Read More
Monday 02/19 20%
Overcast. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 74F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 02/20 30%
Chance of Rain
A few showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High around 75F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Wednesday 02/21 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms in the morning. Cloudy skies late. Record high temperatures expected. High 77F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.