News from Patch sites in the area.
Sunday, February 24
Q&A on Peachtree Corners 'Roberts' Land Purchase -- Peachtree Corners Patch The City of Peachtree Corners announced Monday night (Feb. 19, 2013) during a Special Called meeting that it intends to purchase the 20+ undeveloped acres located across from The Forum. The land was slated to be developed into a 250+ apartment complex. To stop that development, which city leaders and many residents did not want, the City of Peachtree Corners will purchase the property. Read more on Peachtree Corners Patch. --- Gwinnett Area Moms Don't Get 'Shark Tank' Deal, But ... -- Loganville-Grayson Patch Despite the fact that none of the "Sharks" picked up Loganville, Ga.,-based company Addison's Wonderland during the airing of ABC's entrepreneurial show "…
The air date is Friday, Feb. 22, 9 p.m.
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Wednesday, February 6
The ABC hit TV show "Shark Tank" could be the answer to a dream for two Loganville moms - but we will have to wait until Feb. 22 to find out whether it was or not. "We've been waiting seven long months to share the news with our family and friends," said Brooke Bryant, of Loganville. She is co-owner of Addison's Wonderland, an Atlanta-based children's bedding company. "My business partner, Brittany Hayes (owner/designer), and I are excited to share that we will be appearing on the ABC television show "Shark Tank" on Friday, Feb. 22, at 9 p.m." Bryant said out of the 36,000 companies that applied for the show, Addison's Wonderland was one of the few chosen. "We are two hard-working moms, and UGA graduates, from Loganville, Ga., who started …