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1 hr ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta
Blight in all its forms - the boarded-up house a few doors down, the pile of tires gathered on the empty lot, the overgrown grass marring what might otherwise be a nice street - has overwhelmed Atlanta for years.
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3 hrs ago | People Sentinel
A two-year-old attempted murder case has ended with an arrest. James Person, 47, of 1105 Fountain Drive, Atlanta, Ga., was arrested on August 11 by the Barnwell Police Department and charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to his arrest report.
3 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor
Sometimes Atlanta really is Hotlanta, though overall, the weather isn't all that bad.
Georgia State went 0-12 last season, its first under Miles, as the Panthers moved into the Sun Belt Conference.
On Aug. 23, comedian Jeff Foxworthy and seven other celebrity fathers will be talking about their jobs not the ones they do for a living, as a comedian, football coach, political and sports commentator or athlete.
Coheed and Cambria frontman Claudio Sanchez may be a new father -- he and his wife welcomed their first child earlier this summer -- but he's now slowing down.
Atlanta restaurant Diner is among restaurants on Eater.com's national list of '53 Most Anticipated Openings for Fall 2014.'
A bus driver and two students were injured in a vehicle accident Monday Morning.
Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Atlanta to protest the shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed man who was fatally shot by a police officer in Protesters gathered outside the CNN Center and marched through downtown Atlanta Monday evening chanting and holding signs calling for answers in 18-year-old Brown's death.
Authorities say an owl that went missing from Zoo Atlanta has been found on the front porch of a home about a half-mile away.
Metro Atlanta is in the midst of a post-Great Recession population growth rebound and now claims 4,272,300 residents, Atlanta Regional Commission reported.
At one point, Pittman Park was the scene of a large rally of approximately 150 ATV's and dirt bikes.
Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer on Aug. 9, sparking protests and riots in Ferguson, Mo.
Pace Academy on Monday officially opens the Arthur M. Blank Family Upper School on its campus on West Paces Ferry Road.
An American missionary has been released from quarantine and has visited his wife, who is being treated for the deadly Ebola virus.
SIM missionary David Writebol completed quarantine and visited his wife, Nancy, who is being treated for Ebola at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.
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