Month: November 2017

Business Spotlight: Mom and Dad’s

The following story is history of how Valdosta’s very Mom and Dad’s Italian Restaurant got it start. The Violante family immigrated to the United States in 1956. Nino Violante, along with his parents, Barbara and Giuseppe Violante, opened a small restaurant in De Funiak Springs, Florida. They had two tables and a counter to serve people. Times… Read more »

5 Local Shopping Places in and Around Valdosta

There are many choices available when it comes to shopping in Valdosta.  Residents and visitors can choose to stop at the large mall, or they can decide to make a purchase or two at the outlet malls or the endless number of specialty boutiques. During the fall season, the weather is beautiful outside, so the… Read more »