Halcyon fundraiser raises $15,000 for cancer patients
(Forsyth County, GA) More than 1,300 people raised $15,000 for the Northside Hospital Cancer Institute at the second Ladies Night Out Tropical Nights at Halcyon on June 13. The fundraiser was put on by Halcyon and the Northside Hospital Foundation, which hosts several fundraising and community events throughout the year to raise money for different causes. All ticket sales for the event were donated by Halycon to the cancer institute to assist cancer patients and their families with lodging and transportation during their treatments.
Embassy Suites opening at Halcyon today
(Forsyth County, GA) Starting today, guests will be able to stay in a hotel on-site at the popular mixed-use Halcyon development in south Forsyth County for the first time. Atlanta-based development firm RocaPoint Partners announced yesterday that the new Embassy Suites by Hilton will open at Halcyon today, June 2. The brand-new hotel features luxurious extras like an indoor saltwater bromide pool, fitness area, saunas, and a yoga studio.
FoCo commissioners to approve next steps for ‘smart city’ lab development
(Forsyth County, GA) After some debate, Forsyth County commissioners gave a green light for the next steps needed to create a “smart city” lab for autonomous vehicles near Halcyon during their work session meeting on Tuesday, May 23.
Looking for Cinco de Mayo, Kentucky Derby plans in Forsyth County? Halcyon has you covered
(Forsyth County, GA) It’s shaping up to be a busy weekend at Halcyon. With Cinco de Mayo celebrations on Friday, Kentucky Derby parties on Saturday, and the Artists Market all weekend, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
Business Beat: 2 new businesses coming to south Forsyth County
(Forsyth County, GA) A new dental office and a UPS store are opening soon off McFarland Parkway near exit 12 on GA 400. Both businesses will occupy suites on Bluegrass Court in the same shopping center as the existing Jimmy John’s and adjacent to Starbucks and Longhorn Steakhouse.
Cumming Mayor, Halcyon recognized for achievements in regional tourism
Halcyon is located in Alpharetta at 6365 Halcyon WayPhoto by(Discover FoCo) (Forsyth County, GA) Forsyth County is in the spotlight for two separate efforts to promote tourism. The accolades are part of the Shining Example Awards Program which highlights the best of travel and tourism in the Southeast United States.
Tapas hot spot Eclipse di Luna opens new location in Forsyth County
(Forsyth County, GA) In the mood for Spanish food? If so, estásde suerte - popular Atlanta restaurant group Eclipse di Luna recently opened a new location at Halcyon. Like the other locations in Buckhead and Dunwoody, the new Forsyth County restaurant features upscale tapas, paellas, and other Spanish-influenced fare.
Tech Watch: Forsyth County could become home to one of Georgia’s first ‘Smart Cities”
Forsyth County could become home to one of Georgia’s first ‘Smart Cities”(Image by Forsyth County Government) (Forsyth County, GA) On Thursday, October 27, several elected officials from Georgia, Forsyth County and the City of Alpharetta gathered at Digital Ignition to celebrate the official naming of “The Technology Corridor.”
Eli Manning makes stop in Forsyth County for store grand opening
Former NFL quarterback Eli Manning came to Forsyth County to help cut the ribbon for the grand opening of BBQGuys on September 14(Image by Justine Lookenott) (Forsyth County, GA) Former NFL quarterback Eli Manning came to Forsyth County to help cut the ribbon for the grand opening of BBQGuys at Halcyon in Alpharetta on Wednesday, September 14.
Global pharmaceutical company opens new headquarters in Forsyth County
(Forsyth County, GA) With the opening of the new Alimera Sciences headquarters in Halcyon, Forsyth County has become the home of a global pharmaceutical company. Alimera leadership team representatives and local leaders celebrated the new facility with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 9 Located in the 1200 office building next to Town Square, Alimera’s space now has a fresh, contemporary appeal as innovative as the company itself.