Cassandra Connors founded Bella Bag, which sells "pre-loved" authentic luxury handbags.
The sack lunches were later delivered directly to children who normally rely on free or reduced-price lunches during the school year.
State Farm Insurance is looking to rent 200,000 square feet of space in Dunwoody and may bring hundreds of jobs with it.
Starbucks Corp. is pushing beyond coffee with the opening of its first Evolution Fresh Inc. juice store, the company said Monday.
Comcast says four minority-owned networks will be launched on its cable-TV systems in the next two years, including channels spearheaded by music mogul Sean "P. Diddy" Combs and NBA Hall of Famer Earvin "Magic" Johnson.
UPDATE: The owners of Hot Dog Heaven and their bank have reached an agreement to save the business and keep the Woodstock restaurant open.
Thousands of Metro Atlanta homeowners hit with foreclosures in 2009 or 2010 may soon be getting financial relief for possible missteps made by their banks.
President Barack Obama has a strong advocate for his deficit proposal in his corner: billionaire Warren Buffet. But Atlanta philanthropist Bernie Marcus doesn't see eye-to-eye with Buffet.
The price of real estate may be going nowhere, but don't tell that to the City of Atlanta or Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
The debate over jobs is nearly as split as the debate over the debt. And whatever President Obama proposes next week, it's guaranteed to face Republican opposition.
There has been a significant drop in mortgage interest rates this week, despite major volatility in the major financial markets.
On the Business Beat, our focus is on an airfare sale, Metro Atlanta's best home mortgage rates and a big jump for a major Facebook competitor.
On the business beat our focus is on renting textbooks and a new competitor for Groupon and Living Social.
On the Business Beat our focus is a new caller ID for your cell phone and competition for the Amazon Kindle and Barnes & Noble Nook. Amazon's electronic reader Kindle and Barnes and Noble's NOOK in for some more competition this morning coming from Sony.
On the Business Beat our focus is on a major truck recall, new products from Apple and quick weekend getaways. A major recall this morning for the 3rd best selling truck in the U.S.
On the business beat our focus is on another airfare sale and special offers for students buying a PC and headed back to school. Another airfare sale this morning from discounter AirTran, but here's the kicker--it ends tonight (Wednesday, July 13) at Midnight.
On the Business Beat our focus is on small business and the latest on Tablet PC's. Some encouraging news for Atlanta small business this morning.
On the Business Beat our focus is on bank executives pay; the state of the Atlanta real estate market and the region's best home mortgage rates.
Top bank executives of failed Georgia banks could soon be in for big pay cuts.
On the Business Beat our focus is on an airfare sale, and the Metro Atlanta mortgage market. Delta matching AirTran this morning in its latest airfare sale with discounted fares in competing markets.
On the Business Beat, our focus is on a new home for Skype and Georgia may soon be home to a retailing giant.