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Brooks Brothers, Peek Boutique Commit To Phase II of Avalon

Brooks Brothers, Peek Boutique Commit To Phase II of Avalon

The grand opening of Phase I of the $600 million mixed use development in Alpharetta is set for Oct. 30.
Georgia Unemployment Rate Second-Worst in U.S.

Georgia Unemployment Rate Second-Worst in U.S.

Is the increase in Georgia's unemployment numbers a seasonal blip or the continuation of a trend tied to a lack of skilled workers?
Zombies, Car Chases Generate $5.1 Billion for GA Film Industry

Zombies, Car Chases Generate $5.1 Billion for GA Film Industry

Georgia film and TV productions include “The Walking Dead,” “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 & 2,” and more.
Fiserv Breaks Ground On Alpharetta Location

Fiserv Breaks Ground On Alpharetta Location

Fiserv, which currently employs roughly 2,000 people across six locations in metro Atlanta, plans to add 500 over the next 5 years.
Five Reasons to Buy a Home in the Next 5 Months

Five Reasons to Buy a Home in the Next 5 Months

If you're thinking about buying a home but are unsure about whether you should start the process, learn about why now is the perfect time!
Five Reasons to Buy a Home in the Next 5 Months

Five Reasons to Buy a Home in the Next 5 Months

If you're thinking about buying a home but are unsure about whether you should start the process, learn about why now is the perfect time!
THE HOLIDAY SEASON: GET STARTED ON YOUR CLIENT LIST NOW

THE HOLIDAY SEASON: GET STARTED ON YOUR CLIENT LIST NOW

The holiday season is rapidly approaching for companies who need to create lists of clients for "thank you" gifts.
Alpharetta Jobless Rate Rises To 6 Percent

Alpharetta Jobless Rate Rises To 6 Percent

Milton saw no change in its jobless rate for the month of June.
Commercial Fleet Insurance: What Is It and How Much Does It Cost?

Commercial Fleet Insurance: What Is It and How Much Does It Cost?

Does your company need commercial fleet insurance- and can you afford it? Learn more from the Alpharetta insurance agents at Dykstra & Kemp.
Could Starbucks Pay Your College Tuition?

Could Starbucks Pay Your College Tuition?

World’s largest coffee chain to pay for employees’ online courses.
P.F. Chang's Warns Customers of Data Breach

P.F. Chang's Warns Customers of Data Breach

The restaurant chain is investigating possible theft of customers' debit and credit card information.
Milton, Alpharetta See Lower Unemployment Rates

Milton, Alpharetta See Lower Unemployment Rates

Both cities' unemployment rates are lower than the metro Atlanta, state and national rates.
JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Restaurant Manager, Teacher

JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Restaurant Manager, Teacher

Here are the jobs we've found in north Fulton county this week. Send available positions to kristal.dixon@patch.com.
Jobless Rates for Milton, Alpharetta Rise

Jobless Rates for Milton, Alpharetta Rise

Both cities saw their unemployment rates increase one-tenth of a percent in March, according to the Georgia Department of Labor.
JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Cook, Investments Representative

JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Cook, Investments Representative

Here are the jobs we've found in north Fulton county this week. Send available positions to kristal.dixon@patch.com.
JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Gameroom Technician, Branch Manager

JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Gameroom Technician, Branch Manager

Here are the jobs we've found in north Fulton county this week. Send available positions to kristal.dixon@patch.com.
JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Infant/Toddler Teacher, Assistant Manager

JOBS in Alpharetta, Milton: Infant/Toddler Teacher, Assistant Manager

Here are the jobs we've found in north Fulton county this week. Send available positions to kristal.dixon@patch.com.
Hi-Rez Studios To Expand Alpharetta Headquarters

Hi-Rez Studios To Expand Alpharetta Headquarters

The $10 million expansion project will bring 30 jobs, which will increase its employee count to more than 100 in Georgia by 2015.
Chicken Salad Chick To Open in Alpharetta

Chicken Salad Chick To Open in Alpharetta

A franchise location will open in July in the Stonewalk at Northpoint Commons Shopping Centre.