April 30, 2018

Musical lineup announced for Boltonstock 2018

Bolton Hill’s biggest summer event, Boltonstock 2018, is slated to take place on Saturday, June 2, 5–10 pm in Sumpter Park (Laurens at Linden.) This annual summer festival celebrates its fourth year, thanks to organizers Chas Phillips and Jessica […]
April 30, 2018

Breaking ground for the Flats at Eutaw Place

Construction began in late March on The Flats at Eutaw Place, a new 62-unit market-rate apartment building with a neighborhood gastro pub planned for the ground floor at the corner of Eutaw and McMechen St. Somerset Development […]
April 30, 2018
Blue Plaque for Fitzgerald

New “Blue Plaques” to be installed

Did you know that F. Scott Fitzgerald and Woodrow Wilson once lived in Bolton Hill? The residential enclave of Bolton Hill rivals Boston’s Beacon Hill and New York’s Brooklyn Heights as a neighborhood attracting some of […]
March 30, 2018

News in Brief

State Center Bill Passes President of the State Center Neighborhood Alliance, John Kyle announced Friday, March 30 that the House approved HB 1286, and now all it awaits is Governor’s signature. For more than 12 years, the […]
March 30, 2018

Memorial Players Presents Into the Woods

For this year’s spring musical, Memorial Players presents Into the Woods, by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. Using familiar fairy tales, the work explores parent-child relationships in all their forms: difficult, scary and loving. Six performances are scheduled […]
March 30, 2018

Bolton Hill State Senators Face Competition in 2018 Elections

by Bill Hamilton With just 12 weeks remaining until the primary elections on June 26, Bolton Hill residents may encounter a vast number of candidates seeking their votes. In addition to statewide races for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, […]
March 30, 2018

Christine Ladd-Franklin, a Scientist from Bolton Hill

By Jean Lee Cole Bolton Hill has a charming tradition of placing round blue plaques on the façades of homes that were once graced by historic figures. Right now, only two of the 22 plaques honor […]
March 29, 2018

Little Leaves Nurtures with Knowledge

Druid Hill Park and the Rawlings Conservatory provide an oasis of life that can be used to nurture seeds of change.  Developed by the Education Committee of the Friends of Druid Hill Park and the staff […]
March 2, 2018

Windows Into My Soul: A Home Improvement Saga

By Robert Bunch Anne Marie and I bought the residence known as the Mathias House (221 W. Lafayette) in September 2012. We knew it was going to be the biggest restoration project we had ever undertaken. […]