Georgia Trend - January 2011

Art Of The Meal: Back To Burgers

Farm Burger 410B West Ponce de Leon Decatur 404.378.5077 www.farmburger.net Credit cards: All major. Reservations: Not accepted. Parking: In attached lot. Dress code: Anything you don’t mind dripping ketchup on. If, as the saying goes, “You are what you eat,”…

Sports Legends: Always On The Run

I have heard of falling in love in the classroom, at a dance and even at an opera. But falling in love running the Sanford Stadium steps? Sounds crazy, no? Well, you have not met one of the world’s great…

Economy: Georgia On My Mind

The 2011 Georgia forecast calls for the inflation-adjusted GDP to increase by 2.3 percent, a significant improvement over the 1 percent increase estimated for 2010. The annual percentage gain in the state’s GDP this year will essentially match that of…

Georgia View: Sonny Perdue's Non-Legacy

An editorial cartoon by Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Mike Luckovich depicted moving day at the Governor’s Mansion. As Gov.-elect Nathan Deal unpacks, he comments that he will have “some pretty big shoes to fill.” Meanwhile, the movers find shoes better suited…

Cobb County: Leadership Change

Cobb County is a powerful force in Metro Atlanta, and its leadership shifts make regional waves. In the past year voters elected local businessman Tim Lee chairman of the Cobb County Board of Commissioners, after longtime commission chair Sam Olens…