Atlanta Homeless Advocates Demand Housing, Healthcare And Input On SolutionsAtlanta homeless advocates demand housing, healthcare, water and a seat at the table to address homelessness.
Metro Atlanta Cities Promote Fireworks Safety For July 4th WeekendMetro Atlanta cities urge residents to take safety measures when using fireworks during the Fourth of July weekend.
Senators Ossoff, Warnock Brief Metro Atlanta On Child Tax Credit, Jobs And Infrastructure During Statewide TourSenators Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock stopped in Metro Atlanta during a statewide tour, briefing communities on tax refunds, jobs, healthcare and infrastructure.
Atlanta Attorneys For Woman Body Slammed By Police File Lawsuit Against City, OfficersAtlanta attorneys representing a woman body slammed by police announced a lawsuit against the city and the two officers involved.
Atlanta-Area Labor Union, Lawmakers Rally On National Day Of Action On UnemploymentTwo days before Georgia halts the supplemental unemployment payments, labor unions and legislators rallied outside several Department of Labor offices in Metro Atlanta.
Fulton Co. Judge Reschedules Preliminary Hearing For Secoriea Turner SuspectA Fulton County judge rescheduled the preliminary hearing for Julian Conley, the suspect charged with murder and aggravated assault in the shooting death of Secoriea Turner, 8.
Hundreds Attend Holly Springs Officer Joe Burson's FuneralFamily, friends and police gathered Monday afternoon to say goodbye to Holly Springs Police Officer Joe Burson, 24, who was killed in the line of duty.
Atlanta Attorneys File Lawsuit Against City, Police Officers Who Tased Two College StudentsAttorneys for Taniyah Pilgrim and Messiah Young, who were tased by Atlanta police, are suing the City of Atlanta and several officers.
Gwinnett Co. Commissioner Carden Proposes Solutions To Trash Collection ComplaintsA Gwinnett County commissioner has made trash a top priority, after receiving several complaints about waste haulers. He now wants to overhaul how the county oversees its trash collection services.
Co-Worker Reflects On Employee Killed Over Mask Argument At Decatur SupermarketAn employee at Big Bear Supermarket in Decatur shared what happened as an argument over a face mask turned deadly on June 14, 2021, and an angry customer killed his co-worker.
Cobb County Bus Driver Ordered To Jail In Alleged Student Assault CaseA magistrate court judge issued an arrest warrant for Cobb County school bus driver Richard Tebbens nearly two years after an alleged 2019 assault and battery case involving a 10-year-old student.
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.
Atlanta Police Roll Out Summer Crime Reduction Plan To Address ViolenceAtlanta’s continued upticks in crime have kept police on their toes, prompting Police Chief Rodney Bryant to roll out a summer crime reduction plan to address the issue.
GA Congressman David Scott Sponsors Apprenticeship Bill Targeting Young African AmericansCongressman David Scott (D-District 13) announced House Resolution 3445, the "Jobs, On-the-Job 'Earn While You Learn’ Training and Apprenticeships for Young African Americans Act of 2021.”