Marietta is proposing a new trolley system that would take people to historical / cultural landmarks around the city and it would shuttle people to and from the new Braves stadium. It's part of the city's effort to increase tourism. New Radio 106.7's Carolyn Ryan has the story , click here.
Atlanta's SweetWater Brewery Gives Back Through Beer: Many people don't need a reason to relax and enjoy a nice, cool bottle of beer. But in case you do, Atlanta's SweetWater Brewery is cooking up a pretty good one. The Brewery is teaming up again with local non-profit The Giving Kitchen to produce Second Helping IPA. All profits from sales of Second Helping will go to The Giving Kitchen, which helps out restaurant workers in need of financial help due to unanticipated emergencies and hardships. The charity was created in honor of Atlanta Chef Ryan Hidinger, Good Day Atlanta's Paul Milliken spent the morning at Sweet Water Brewery, learning more about the cause...and the brew. For more click here: For more on Sweetwater Brewery click here.
American Idol Update: Loren Lott American Idol -Good Day Atlanta first met Loren Lott (and heard her sing the Whitney Houston/Mariah Carey duet "When You Believe") way back in February of 2013, during a profile of local vocal coach Tara Simon. Lott auditioned in Nashville for this season of American Idol -- singing the songs "Treasure" and "Saving All My Love For You." She got a "yes" from both Keith Urban and Jennifer Lopez, now she heads to Hollywood. We will have her live on-set for an American Idol update. For more click here.
Good Day Atlanta pet of the day from PAWS Atlanta. Click here for more.