Dwaine Stevens champions Publix’s mission to be part of the fabric of the community

Dwaine Stevens is passionate about his job. As director of community relations for Publix Super Markets, it’s his responsibility to communicate the company’s message to both associates and customers. When it comes to customer service and philanthropy, Stevens and his team are socially responsible in all of Publix’s seven markets: Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South […]

Top 5 wines to include in your 2020 New Year’s festivities

As you plan your holiday and New Year’s Eve parties or just want to mingle with family members, here are five wines rolling out recommends for ringing in 2020 or adding to your wine cellar. Robert Mondavi Private Selection Cabernet Sauvignon Robert Mondavi Private Selection Cabernet Sauvignon will delight the palate. It’s a good wine […]

Georgia Rep. Erica Thomas told to ‘go back where you come from’

A Black Georgia lawmaker accused a White man of telling her to “go back” where she came from while she was in a grocery store checkout line in suburban Atlanta. Rep. Eric Thomas, who is Black, said she was in the check out line in a Publix in the town of Mableton in Cobb County, […]

3 ways for working moms to make easy everyday meals with Publix

While the kids are out for the summer, mom’s workload never ends. In between meetings, carpools and deciding what to eat, life can be chaotic. To simplify and slow things down a bit, Publix has come up with a few ways to make everyday meals easy. Along with technology and a variety of convenient shopping […]

Viral video exposes Atlanta’s love-hate relationship with popular restaurants

Boy, do I love the internet. It’s the only place where you can take an already classically hilarious skit, and somehow repurpose it into an even funnier bit. That was the case when the Instagram account @gafollowers took one of Key and Peele’s seminal Obama sketches and transformed it into a referendum on the city […]

Steve Harvey’s Easybacon™ launches in Atlanta

Steve Harvey

          Steve Harvey announced his new endeavor EasyBacon™ by Harvey Foods along with his partner Greg Calhoun and Monogram Foods. EasyBacon™ cooks in two minutes and it is real hardwood smoked bacon. EasyBacon™ reduces the time it takes to prepare breakfast and there’s less grease to clean up. EasyBacon™ is pre-roasted but raw to remove about […]

Man arrested after a brawl breaks out over chicken wings in Publix

[jwplatform ErMNOoag] An argument over chicken turned violent at a Publix in Temple Terrace, Florida. According to reports by WFLA, the disagreement began after a customer became rude while ordering chicken wings from the deli. Raleigh Harris, 59, yelled at the female deli worker and used the N-word. Another deli employee told Harris to calm […]

Brenda Reid, Publix Super Markets

Brenda Reid is the media and community relations manager for Publix Super Markets. In this capacity, Reid is responsible for corporate giving, community outreach and serves as the spokesperson for Publix’s Atlanta Division. As a seasoned public relations and community affairs professional, Reid utilizes her skills to tell the Publix story. “My passion for service […]

5 Great Thanksgiving Day Meal Mashups

The thought of leftover turkey and stuffing got you hyperventilating? Thanksgiving Day meals don’t have to consist of the same hundred-year old standard fare. Have some fun with a Thanksgiving Day Meal Mash-Up. Change the menu. Change the theme. But, just say “No!” to turkey soup, turkey hash, and turkey surprise. Thanksgiving Day Mashups (or […]

Atlanta Technical College Continues to Bridge the Gap

Dr. Alvetta Peterman Thomas (center), president of Atlanta Technical College and the Atlanta Technical College Foundation honored these leaders at the 10th Anniversary Bridge Builders Awards. These individuals and companies have bridged the gap between the underserved and community resources. Honored at the 2011 Bridge Builders are (l-r) Tad Hutcheson, vice president of marketing and […]