Atlanta Closes Block Of Edgewood Ave. On Weekends For Pedestrian SafetyAtlanta City Council recently voted to close Edgewood Avenue between Jackson Street and Boulevard NE during weekends this summer to create a pedestrian-friendly area for businesses.
HUD Awards Georgia $17 Million Grant For Affordable HousingHUD recently allocated $17 million to Georgia for the development, re-development and preservation of affordable housing, which helps low-income families.
Lawsuit Blames Atlanta City Officials For 8-Year-Old Secoriea Turner's DeathAttorneys for the family of Secoriea Turner, 8, who was shot and killed during protests in July 2020, filed a lawsuit blaming city officials and Wendy's for her death.
Car Crash Causes Fire At Piedmont Pointe Shopping Plaza, Several Businesses DestroyedA car involved in a police chase slammed into the Piedmont Pointe Shopping Plaza, causing a fire that destroyed several businesses on June 4, 2021.
Famed Trial Lawyer F. Lee Bailey Dies In Atlanta Hospital At 87F. Lee Bailey, the prominent defense attorney who represented many high-profile clients, including O.J. Simpson, died Thursday at age 87 in an Atlanta area hospital.
Metro Atlanta Schools Revisit Face Mask Requirements After Executive OrderMetro Atlanta school systems are reviewing their face mask procedures following Governor Brian Kemp's Executive restricting school districts from requiring them.
Atlanta Is Among 2021's Top Cities For Bed BugsHeading out of town this summer? Ahead of Bed Bug Awareness Week, here's how to tell if you're crawling into bed with these pests.
MLB 'Gave In To The Cancel Culture': Hearing Date Announced For MLB All-Star Game Move From AtlantaA hearing date has been set for the lawsuit over Major League Baseball's decision to pull the All-Star Game from Atlanta.
Gov. Kemp Reflects On Key 2022 FY Budget Items During Statewide TourGovernor Brian Kemp’s Statewide 2022 Budget Tour took off at Epps Aviation in Atlanta. The tour included stops in Columbus, Valdosta and Augusta.
UPDATE: Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Won't Seek ReelectionLate Thursday night Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced that she will not seek reelection this year.
$54M Worth Of Drugs Seized In Polk, Largest Bust In County HistorySheriff Grady Judd says the operation resulted in the largest methamphetamine seizure in Polk County history.
Celebrating Earth Day: Metro Atlanta Organizations Plant Trees To Support The EnvironmentSeveral Metro Atlanta organizations, including Partners in Action for Healthy Living and the Atlanta Braves, planted trees to celebrate Earth Day.
'None Of Us Cried This Much Since We Were Children': Atlanta Attorneys For George Floyd's Family Reflect On Winning Chauvin CaseThe Atlanta-based attorneys who represent George Floyd's family are celebrating after winning their case against former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin.
Atlantic Station Market Vendors Welcome Community Support During PandemicIf you’re looking for a place to shop and support lots of small business owners during the pandemic, The Maker’s Market at Atlantic Station could be your one-stop-shop.
Atlanta Artist Creates Murals Of Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Stacey Abrams And OthersAtlanta artist Sharanda Wilburn shared what inspired her to paint murals of Black women in leadership and others. Several pieces of her artwork are on display around the city.