The Sanford House in Milledgeville
Amy Strang
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Amy is a senior Mass Communication major and Spanish minor at Georgia College. She loves traveling, photography and cooking. If anyone's ever looking for her, she can usually be found in Downtown Milly at Blackbird drinking an absurd amount of coffee and reading a book. 

Treat Yourself in 2018

Happy New Year! With 2018 finally here, there is no better way to start off your new year than with some spa treatment and maybe even a new look. Locals love Charmed Spa and Salon in Downtown Milly. The unique spa and salon will give you the royal treatment so that you can head into the new year…

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Shop Local for the Holidays

With Christmas just over a week away and the beginning of Hanukkah upon us, it is officially time to get in the holiday shopping groove. For those of us who tend to leave their shopping until the last minute (Guilty) it can be a little overwhelming. I know that I always want to find something just…

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The Red Door

Inside of the quiet and quaint antique store, The Red Door, you will find one of Milly’s greatest treasures. Whether you are a longtime customer from Milly, a student, or a new face in town, The Red Door has something for everybody. Full of history, this store has tons of vintage treasures that…

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5 Ways to Make the Most of Deep Roots

Milledgeville has been abuzz this week as preparations for the annual Deep Roots Festival are underway. Businesses, students, locals and tourists alike are in for an incredible treat when the cultural music and arts festival opens its gates this Saturday morning at 10 a.m. and Downtown Milly comes…

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Meet Firefly

Downtown Milly has been buzzing ever since Firefly Boutique opened up its doors last month. The newest addition to all of the wonderful boutiques we have here, Firefly is one of the most unique. Here’s the scoop on this great new shop! Firefly’s location has been completely transformed into a…

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Test Your Knowledge

We all know Downtown Milly is full of delicious restaurants, sweet shops and tons of fun, but did you know most of the restaurants turn into trivia showdowns at night? Get ready for hilarity to ensue and brush up on your fun facts, because you’re going to love these trivia nights! Amici Start your…

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3 Reasons to Visit Buffington’s

Downtown Milly is full of delicious restaurants that will have you coming back for more as soon as you get the chance. One of the restaurants we’re absolutely loving right now (and have been since 1999) is Buffington’s. As soon as you walk inside, you’ll see why this place is one of Milly’s most…

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Relax and Feel Centered While also Working up a Sweat

Sometimes after a long week, or even just one long day, it can be difficult to figure out how to unwind and de-stress. Thankfully, if you want to relax and get a good workout in, Milledgeville has the perfect place for you. Harmony Hot Yoga, Pilates & Aerial Center, voted Best of Milledgeville and…

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Historic Beauty at Lockerly

The reasons we have to appreciate Milledgeville’s history and beauty are endless, and as soon you step foot on Lockerly Arboretum’s property, the gorgeous gardens and stunning views will add another reason to that list! Lockerly is one of Milledgeville’s most beautiful public spaces. Founded in…

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Meet Cravings

Cravings, Milly’s brand new downtown restaurant, has had everybody buzzing since it opened its doors last month. We wanted to give you the low down on Milledgeville’s newest eatery, so I stopped in for the first time this week to see what all the fuss is about and I think I may have found one of my…

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