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A man from south Atlanta was arrested early Saturday morning after Smyrna Police say he threw drug paraphernalia out of a car window and fled from officers.
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Patch Staff Report In a press release from the City of Atlanta on Wednesday, Moody's Investors Service has announced that Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport's general revenue bonds have been upgraded to Aa3 from A1 on the airport passenger facility charge and subordinate lien revenue bonds.
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A rising spoken word artist took an audience by storm with her win of Roswell's 10th annual Poetry Slam.
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Atlanta, Ga.' s underground commercial sex economy is unusually large, with a lucrative market for street prostitution, according to a new study on sex trafficking and sex work in U.S. cities.
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Tesla, which has been selling directly to shoppers at two locations in New Jersey for about a year, will be forced by state officials there to sell cars through a franchised car dealership, reports CNN .
A new type of biomolecular tweezers could help researchers study how mechanical forces affect the biochemical activity of cells and proteins.
Patch Staff Report The local organization, North Atlanta Parents for Public Schools , is looking for committed parents in its school cluster willing to serve on its board and/or sub-committees.
Fado is right in the heart of buckhead. I have spent some of my most favorite St. Patrick's Day's here.
USA Today has published a listicle of the "10 Best Foodie Restaurants in Atlanta" that is, well, a little bizarre.
"Art to me is the ability to transcend the physical world with the thoughts and dreams that you have on a daily basis."
Atlanta police say armed men robbed a Cheshire Bridge Road convenience store early Tuesday morning.
First Slice 3/11/14: Georgia's DOC accused of giving former lethal injection doctor special treatment in property deal Questions are being raised over whether Dr. Carlo Musso, a former lethal injection doctor for the Georgia Department of Corrections, received special treatment in purchasing a 700-bed prison for half of its estimated value.
SubmittedAdam Hipps stands with his son Peyton. If Adam can raise $10,000 for childhood cancer research by this weekend, he will shave his beard off.... When you stop to think about it, there are many terrible diseases in this world that cut too many people's lives short; however, the ones that are often thought to be the most dreadful are the ones ... (more)
The small, ramshackle house on Roswell Road, roughly one mile east of the Big Chicken, is known around the world for some of the region's best jam sessions.
Atlanta police are investigating the shooting death of man in Peoplestown on Sunday night.
Neighborhoods in southwest Atlanta and South Fulton are left plagued by horrific violent crime - often committed by the communities' own jobless, hopeless kids - while city leaders focus on fancy downtown stadiums and streetcars.
City taxpayers might no longer have to foot the tab for Underground Atlanta, the Downtown retail strip and tourist attraction that annually costs the city around $8 million to keep a-hummin', should City Hall decide to buy out the lease - and potentially sell the 12-acre site.