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Atlanta, Georgia is located in Fulton County. Zip codes in Atlanta, GA include 30363, 30327, and 30347. The median home price in Atlanta is $219,900 which is roughly $127/per square foot. More Atlanta information.

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1 hr ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Chattahoochee Chatter: My. how times have changed

As we march into the dog days of summer -- even though the 63-degree wake-up call on Wednesday didn't feel much like the end of July -- we are starting to see something different in downtown Columbus.

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5 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

Buckhead church wins battle in rectory fight with neighbors

Special Photo / This artist's rendering shows the six-priest rectory the Cathedral of Christ the King in Buckhead is building on a nearly 1-acre residential lot nearby on West Wesley Road.

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7 hrs ago | MyFoxAtlanta

Braves announce mixed-used site development team

The Atlanta Braves have announced the group of developers that will build a multimillion dollar, mixed-use site near the team's new suburban ballpark.

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11 hrs ago | WKRN

Garth Brooks adds Atlanta stop to World Tour

It's official! Atlanta will be stop No. 2 and the first southern date on the Garth Brooks World Tour.

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11 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

Green battle lines formed at Atlanta EPA hearing

Elisabeth MacNamara, president of the League of Women Voters, says 50,000 of the League's members and supporters have asked the EPA to limit carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.

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13 hrs ago | WEZL-FM 103.5

Garth Brooks is coming to Atlanta

He's announced that he'll perform, with Trisha Yearwood, at Philips Arena on September 19th.

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16 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

Reed supports selling land to help fund $250 million bond package, mum on parking and billboard taxes

Sometime in March 2015 Atlanta residents will be asked to vote on whether the city should take out a loan of up to $250 million to begin fixing its bridges, sidewalks, roads, and other long overdue projects that are a part of the city's nearly $1 billion infrastructure backlog.

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17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Back to school for Metro Atlanta students: Key information you should know

Thousands of Metro Atlanta students are returning and preparing to return to classes for the 2014-2015 school year.

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20 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Driver of stolen car rams Atlanta police cruiser head-on

Authorities say a police officer was injured when a suspect rammed a stolen car into the officer's cruiser south of Atlanta.

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23 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

Lucid FC twins say goodbye to ATL

It's fitting that Chet and Betts DeHart's favorite film is the French classic The Red Balloon .

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Business Journal

KBS Real Estate to buy Atlantic Station tower for almost $133 million

KBS Real Estate Investment Trust has agreed to buy Atlantic Station's 171 17th Street - the Wells Fargo tower - for about $133 million.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Federal carbon rule hearing in Atlanta attracts crowds of supporters, opponents

Downtown Atlanta took on a circus atmosphere Tuesday as groups on both sides of a proposed federal rule on carbon emissions staged rallies, held press conferences and paraded activists before microphones to testify during an all-day public hearing.

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Business Journal

Lawsuit: Westminster Schools discriminated against older, white teachers

Three former long-time teachers at The Westminster Schools claim Atlanta's second-largest private school fired them "in favor of a younger, more diverse faculty."

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Council hears pitch for tax measure on November ballot

For more than two hours Tuesday morning, Columbus Council listened to three experts from Atlanta outlining the advantages of Tax Allocation Districts, an economic development tool that allows newly created tax revenue to be plowed back into specially designated areas for infrastructure improvements to encourage redevelopment.

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Planetizen

Public Projects at Crossroads: Bellwood Quarry and Atlanta Civic Center

While the plan to transform the Bellwood Quarry into Westside Reservoir Park waits, as it has done for eight years, an Atlanta councilmember proposes locating the endangered Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center near the site.

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Creative Loafing Atlanta

Three things Monday Night Brewing learned in three years

From 5-10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Monday Night Brewing will celebrate three years of business .

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GPB.org

EPA Holds 'Clean Power Plan' Hearings in Atlanta

An estimated 400 people will officially weigh in on the EPA's proposed "Clean Power Plan" in Atlanta over the next two days.

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Examiner.com

Four children left in SUV: Woman charged after runaway car hits 4 children

Atlanta police have charged a mom who allegedly left four children in hot SUV and DPS have charged a woman whose runaway vehicle struck four children.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KUT-FM Austin

In Black America Podcast: Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement: Views from the Front Line - Part II

On this edition of In Black America, producer/host John L. Hanson Jr. presents highlights of the Civil Rights Summit marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 .

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Business Journal

a Piedmont Park looks to add restaurant, expand outdoor dining space

The Piedmont Park Conservancy recently submitted an application in Atlanta to reconfigure its community center for an additional restaurant and more patio space.

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