Stephanie Toone

Stephanie Toone is a writer and digital producer for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Price is Right Live is returning to Atlanta; here’s how to become a contestant
 Soon and very soon, your “Price is Right” dreams could come true right here in Georgia − whether that dream’s an all-expenses paid trip to Galápagos Islands or a brand spanking new front-loading washer and dryer. The live version of TV’s longest-running game show will begin at 7:30 p.m. March...

Posted: 4 days ago

Soon and very soon, your “Price is Right” dreams could come true right here in Georgia − whether that dream’s an all-expenses paid trip to Galápagos Islands or a brand spanking new front-loading washer and dryer. The live version of TV’s longest-running game show will begin at 7:30 p.m. March...
Who is Dennis McKinley? Things to know about Porsha Williams’ fiancé
 In October, “Real Housewives of Atlanta” fans got a major update on the life of one of the show’s notorious cast members, Porsha Williams, just weeks before the 11th season premiere. Williams, who joined Bravo’s stalwart reality series in 2012, announced she and her boyfriend Dennis McKinley got engaged. The pair announced...

Posted: 4 days ago

In October, “Real Housewives of Atlanta” fans got a major update on the life of one of the show’s notorious cast members, Porsha Williams, just weeks before the 11th season premiere. Williams, who joined Bravo’s stalwart reality series in 2012, announced she and her boyfriend Dennis McKinley got engaged. The pair announced...
Which Atlanta doughnut shop was named the best in Georgia? 
 If you’re going to make room in your diet for one Atlanta doughnut, a recent national listing has made the case for one doughy, creme-filled local favorite. On the heels of National Doughnut Day, travel site Travelocity gathered its team of “fried dough fanatics” to scour each of the 50 U.S. states for the best doughnut...

Posted: 11 days ago

If you’re going to make room in your diet for one Atlanta doughnut, a recent national listing has made the case for one doughy, creme-filled local favorite. On the heels of National Doughnut Day, travel site Travelocity gathered its team of “fried dough fanatics” to scour each of the 50 U.S. states for the best doughnut...
The scariest place in Georgia is an ‘eerie’ cemetery in Atlanta, according to Thrillist
 It is that time of year where holding the title of spookiest, scariest or just plain creepiest place really means something. So, entertainment site Thrillist has rolled out the spider-web covered carpet for the most frightening locales in each of America’s 50 states. In its  “The best place to scare the crap out of yourself...

Posted: 16 days ago

It is that time of year where holding the title of spookiest, scariest or just plain creepiest place really means something. So, entertainment site Thrillist has rolled out the spider-web covered carpet for the most frightening locales in each of America’s 50 states. In its  “The best place to scare the crap out of yourself...
Halloween weather: Here’s the forecast for Halloween in Atlanta
 With the stormy weather and chilly days not too far in the rear view, some metro Atlanta parents may wonder what Wednesday’s weather will be like as they pound the pavement for trick-or-treating Halloween night. The weather later in the week could include tornadoes, strong winds and possible severe storms, but the threat and...

Posted: 18 days ago

With the stormy weather and chilly days not too far in the rear view, some metro Atlanta parents may wonder what Wednesday’s weather will be like as they pound the pavement for trick-or-treating Halloween night. The weather later in the week could include tornadoes, strong winds and possible severe storms, but the threat and...
Who is Young Greatness? Things to know about the slain rapper
 Hip-hop fans were reeling Monday morning after news broke that New Orleans rapper Young Greatness was killed near a Waffle House in his hometown. The rapper, whose real name is Theodore Jones, was gunned down Monday morning around 1:35 a.m., according to New Orleans CBS affiliate  WWL-TV. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Police...

Posted: 18 days ago

Hip-hop fans were reeling Monday morning after news broke that New Orleans rapper Young Greatness was killed near a Waffle House in his hometown. The rapper, whose real name is Theodore Jones, was gunned down Monday morning around 1:35 a.m., according to New Orleans CBS affiliate  WWL-TV. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Police...
Hallmark's ‘Countdown to Christmas’ starts tonight
 If you’ve ever salivated over Lucas Scott in “One Tree Hill” and/or have a soft spot for watching holiday movies in the dead of fall you are in for a treat soon. Hallmark Channel announced its movie lineup for the clichéd but heartfelt movies series “Countdown to Christmas,” which...

Posted: 21 days ago

If you’ve ever salivated over Lucas Scott in “One Tree Hill” and/or have a soft spot for watching holiday movies in the dead of fall you are in for a treat soon. Hallmark Channel announced its movie lineup for the clichéd but heartfelt movies series “Countdown to Christmas,” which...
13 little-known facts about Buford Highway
   The cornucopia of rich, authentic ethnic fare across Buford Highway has earned the industrial, unsuspecting thoroughfare its reputation as the city’s top dining destination for dishes and cuisines from across the globe. This fall, the AJC will delve deeply into the must-try ethnic dishes along the corridor with its Buford Highway...

4:32 PM Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018

  The cornucopia of rich, authentic ethnic fare across Buford Highway has earned the industrial, unsuspecting thoroughfare its reputation as the city’s top dining destination for dishes and cuisines from across the globe. This fall, the AJC will delve deeply into the must-try ethnic dishes along the corridor with its Buford Highway...
National Coming Out Day 2018: What is National Coming Out Day?
 With national headlines regarding transgender men and women and federal and statewide changes to laws about LGBT workers, today’s national celebration of “coming out” signifies a particularly courageous moment for those in the LGBTQIA community. National Coming Out Day  celebrates those that have or may be struggling...

3:32 PM Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018

With national headlines regarding transgender men and women and federal and statewide changes to laws about LGBT workers, today’s national celebration of “coming out” signifies a particularly courageous moment for those in the LGBTQIA community. National Coming Out Day celebrates those that have or may be struggling...