Northwoods Historic Designation Cocktail Reception

  On a balmy August evening, the Northwoods Area Neighborhood Association (NANA) held a special cocktail reception honoring Georgia State University’s Heritage Preservation Program, the Dekalb History Center, and original Northwoods architect Ernest Mastin for their efforts and contributions toward getting the neighborhood listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Many of NANA’s 100Continue reading “Northwoods Historic Designation Cocktail Reception”

Northwoods Gets a New Sign

In 2009, Michael Halbert, a resident of Doraville’s Northwoods neighborhood, showed a concept for a new neighborhood entrance sign to Cindy Bradford (who also lives in Northwoods, just a few doors down from him). She loved the design, and kept showing it to people around the city, looking for a way to replace the neighborhood’sContinue reading “Northwoods Gets a New Sign”