Sign up for our eNewsletter:

Member News

Got news? DBA members are invited to share news and announcements with the Decatur community. Fill out this form, providing complete information as requested. Type or copy and paste your story into the box called "Submission Text." Your article will be reviewed for appropriateness and possible inclusion in the next DBA E-newsletter.

Submissions are accepted on a first come, first served basis, limited to 15 submissions per newsletter. Newsletters are published on the first and the third Thursdays of each month, so submissions are due by the end of business the Monday prior to distribution.

Please note that graphic files are limited to no more than 250 pixels in any dimension (width or height) and must be 72 dpi, in .JPG or .GIF format. Images that exceed these parameters cannot be accepted.

To find out more, or submit your article, click here.



March 18, 2010


Articles in this newsletter:
City of Decatur Child Car Seat Event on March 27
Fitness & Health News from Jazzercise
City of Decatur Easter Egg Hunt
Live at Eddie's Attic
Jazz Nights Returns to Oakhurst in April
TerraCotta Properties Expands with a VP of Marketing and a NE Office
Upcoming Workshops at the Music Center
VC3 to Deploy a 4G Mobile Broadband Network in Gillette, WY



City of Decatur Child Car Seat Event on March 27
The City of Decatur Fire Department has scheduled a Child Car Seat Event to be held in conjunction with the Easter Egg Hunt on March 27. The event will be held from 10am until 1pm at the Callaway Parking lot on Commerce Drive.

Firefighters encourage you to stop by to find out if your child’s car seat is the correct one for their size and if it is properly installed. Safety information will also be available.




Fitness & Health News from Jazzercise
The Winter Olympics may have come to an end in Vancouver, but the inspiration of Olympic-style athleticism lives on.

Olympic athletes use training techniques that can be applied to any personal fitness routine. Start off by setting a goal.

It doesn’t matter if your goal is using a heavier set of hand-held weights or performing just two consecutive push-ups. The point is to set a goal, then work towards it. Strengthen your core.

Olympic Speed Skater Apolo Ohno claims that core abdominal work helps him achieve 40 mph speeds at death-defying angles on the short track. Core stability aids us in most day-to-day activities.

www.jazzercise.com




City of Decatur Easter Egg Hunt
The Decatur Business Association presents the 2010 Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, March 27 from 11:00am – 11:30am.

Join the Easter Bunny and hunt for candy on the square in downtown Decatur. Easter Bunny arrives at 10:30 a.m. Age categories: 0-2; Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st – 5th grades. Sponsored by Decatur Business Association and local businesses. Free. visit www.decaturdba.com
more details.




Live at Eddie's Attic
Mar 18-Kristina Train & The Civil Wars (folk/soul)
Mar 19-Josh Joplin (two shows)
Mar 20-Michelle Malone (blues)
Mar 23-Jack Ingram (2008 Academy of Country Music award winner)
Mar 25-David Berkeley & Arlington Priest (folk rock)
Mar 26-Caroline Herring (folk/americana)
Mar 27-Jarrod Gorbel (of The Honorary Title)
Mar 28-Guitar legend, Pierre Bensusan
Mar 30-Evan McHugh, Bleu & Scott Simons (folk rock)
Mar 31-Chuck Brodsky & John McCutcheon's "PLAY BALL: 9 innings of songs!"
Apr 1-Edie Carey & Kevin So (folk)

Don't forget to tune into 92.9 DaveFM every Sunday (at 8pm) for "Inside Eddie's Attic." Founder, Eddie Owen is your host!

www.eddiesattic.com




Jazz Nights Returns to Oakhurst in April
The Oakhurst Neighborhood Association and The Community Center of South Decatur present “Jazz Nights at Scottish Rite”, a free four week candlelit concert series in the heart of Oakhurst Village. Join us for four Thursday nights in April from 7-9pm at the Historic Scottish Rite courtyard (321 West Hill St, Decatur, 30030)

4/8 Nicole Chillemi
4/15 Kayla Taylor
4/22 Marsha DuPree
4/29 Bonaventure Quartet

Please visit our website for schedule updates, sponsorship opportunities, directions, and table reservations (a limited number of tables for four are available). For more information, email us at concerts@oakhurstjazznights.

www.oakhurstjazznights.com




TerraCotta Properties Expands with a VP of Marketing and a NE Office
With the increasing demand for stylish interiors, TerraCotta Properties are pleased to announce the expansion of their services into the northeast. TerraCotta Properties plan to open a satellite office just south of New York City this summer.

We also wish to welcome the newest addition to our staff, Vicki Sarris. She has recently joined our team as the Director of Marketing. We are also now blogging, tweeting and facebooking, so be sure to find us and follow us online.

For more details on our services and a downloadable menu, please visit our newly updated website at www.terracottaprop.com


www.terracottaprop.com




Upcoming Workshops at the Music Center
Upcoming Workshops are being offered by the CMC Atlanta at the L5P and Decatur Music Centers.

Casey Cook presents a free rhythm guitar workshop in L5P on March 20 for intermediate and advanced players of any age. Casey teaches guitar at Denison University and plays in the Dappled Grays.

March 27 vocalist, educator, music therapist Virginia Schenck will be offering a vocal workshop in L5P for junior and senior high school students.

Also March 27, Tripping Lily, will be presenting a ukelele workshop at the Decatur Music Center before their evening show at Ediie\'s Attic.

Visit us online for full information or to register.

bit.ly




VC3 to Deploy a 4G Mobile Broadband Network in Gillette, WY
On March 1, Gillette, WY approved a contract with VC3, a wireless systems integrator and IT services company, to deploy a 4G mobile broadband network utilizing IPWireless 3GPP-based end-to-end, mobile broadband solutions.

The multi-agency wireless network provides police, utilities and other municipal departments with a single integrated network that enhances public safety and improves citywide data communications, while lowering overall communication costs.

For more information please visit: preview.tinyurl.com.




www.VC3.com




Past Issues
See current newsletter: April 17, 2014
April 3, 2014
March 20, 2014
February 20, 2014
February 6, 2014
January 23, 2014
January 9, 2014
December 19, 2013
December 5, 2013
November 7, 2013
October 17, 2013
October 3, 2013
September 19, 2013
September 5, 2013
August 15, 2013
August 1, 2013
July 18, 2013
June 6, 2013
May 16, 2013
May 2, 2013
April 18, 2013
April 4, 2013
March 21, 2013
March 7, 2013
February 21, 2013
February 7, 2013
December 6, 2012
November 1, 2012
October 18, 2012
October 4, 2012
September 20, 2012
September 6, 2012
August 16, 2012
August 2, 2012
July 19, 2012
June 21, 2012
June 7, 2012
May 17, 2012
May 3, 2012
April 19, 2012
April 5, 2012
March 15, 2012
March 1, 2012
February 16, 2012
February 2, 2012
January 19, 2012
January 5, 2012
December 15, 2011
December 1, 2011
November 17, 2011
November 3, 2011
October 20, 2011
October 6, 2011
September 15, 2011
September 1, 2011
August 18, 2011
August 4, 2011
July 21, 2011
July 7, 2011
June 16, 2011
June 2, 2011
May 19, 2011
May 5, 2011
April 21, 2011
April 7, 2011
March 17, 2011
March 3, 2011
February 17, 2011
February 3, 2011
January 20, 2011
January 6, 2011
December 16, 2010
December 2, 2010
November 18, 2010
November 4, 2010
October 21, 2010
October 7, 2010
September 16, 2010
September 2, 2010
Augut 19, 2010
August 5, 2010
July 15, 2010
July 1, 2010
June 17, 2010
June 3, 2010
May 20, 2010
May 6, 2010
April 15, 2010
April 1, 2010
March 18, 2010
March 4, 2010
February 18, 2010
February 4, 2010
January 21, 2010
January 7, 2010
December 17, 2009
December 3, 2009
November 19, 2009
November 5, 2009
Oct. 15, 2009