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Decatur, Georgia is located in Dekalb County. Zip codes in Decatur, GA include 30037, 30032, and 30036. The median home price in Decatur is $389,000 which is roughly $236/per square foot. More Decatur information.

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City of Decatur recognized for walkability

Downtown Decatur was recently featured on American City & County's website as an example of a successful and thriving walkable community.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Patch.com

Sign up now for the Global Growers Spring CSA Program

Global Growers Network is offering a Community Supported Agriculture Program where each week members receive a share of farm fresh, seasonal, organically grown, local produce.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Patch.com

Decatur Police Off Drop-Off Site for Unused, Expired Meds

Decatur Police will be collecting unused and unwanted prescription drugs in front of 250 E. Ponce de Leon Ave. on Saturday, April 26. Drop off your unused or expired medications between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Organizers cite these facts from the website Take Back Your Meds as a need for the program.

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Creative Loafing Atlanta

Five new Atlanta farmers market vendors to check out this season

The flowers are blooming, the patios are in high demand, and the King has returned to the Corner to peddle pops.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

On Common Ground News

OCG News Elections Section

Voters in Rockdale County's Fieldstone community will cast their ballots at a new precinct on May 20. Life Church, located on Salem Road, is being sold and will no longer be used as a voting site for the community.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

CNN

Letting Diddy Speak

As many of you probably already know, Sean "Diddy" Combs has been selected to be the commencement speaker at the graduation ceremony for Howard University this spring.

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Cross Roads News

Run, walk for Kilombo School

Runners, walkers and sponsors can participate in a 5K Run/Walk on April 26 in Grant Park and support Kilombo Academic & Cultural Institute.

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Cross Roads News

Danielle Harvey

Co-workers showered her with love and respect on April 16 at a DeKalb Police news conference where she was named the 2014 National Smart911 Telecommunicator.

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Patch.com

Historic $897K Decatur WOW House Has Courtyard, Updated Interior, Rental Unit Above Garage

This two-story yellow brick home built around 1920 is apiece of Decatur history that is a short stroll to the city's square.

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Cross Roads News

Council to urge deferral on second McDonald's

Charles Peagler makes a point during an April 16 meeting with McDonald's officials about their plans to build a second restaurant on Wesley Chapel Road.

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University Business

College of Saint Rose named new president

The board of trustees of The College of Saint Rose Monday announced the selection of Dr. Carolyn J. Stefanco of Decatur, Ga., to serve as the 11th president of the College.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Creative Loafing Atlanta

Georgia Craft Brewers Guild hosts first symposium Saturday

The first-ever Southeastern Craft Brewers Symposium will be held this Saturday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Courtyard Marriott in downtown Decatur.

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Backyard Writing Studio by Dencity Design Offers Georgia Family an Escape from Daily Life

Fier Studio is a quiet retreat designed by Dencity Design that offers the owners a quiet place to call their own when the stresses of daily life are overwhelming.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Patch.com

Pirate Theme to Celebrate Decatur Earth Day Festival

The City of Decatur, in partnership with the Wylde Center, will be holding its annual Decatur Earth Day Festival on Saturday, April 19, from 1-4 p.m. at the Oakhurst Garden at the corner of Oakview and South McDonough, Decatur.

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Job Openings in Decatur, DeKalb County

Here's a roundup of recent job postings in Decatur and DeKalb County: Business Development Associate at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties Store Associate at Goodwill Industries of North Georgia Case Advocate at Internal Revenue Service Admissions Coordinator at Emory/Select Medical Food Service Cashier, Part Time, Days at Northside ... (more)

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

On Common Ground News

NCGM celebrated in DeKalb

In celebration of National County Government Month , DeKalb County reminds citizens of events throughout the county.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Photo District News

Native Son: Joe Leavenworth Searches for His Roots

"Untitled," 2011, from Joe Leavenworth's first monograph, Native Son , a project about his search for connections to the American South.

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Albany Times Union

Saint Rose picks new

Carolyn J. Stefanco, the vice president for academic affairs at Agnes Scott College in Georgia, will lead The College of Saint Rose.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

2 killed in DeKalb County house fire

Authorities say the 43-year-old woman and her 10-year-old daughter were killed during a house fire in Avondale Estates - east of Decatur.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Tifton Gazette

Vernon Harlon Tanner Jr.

Vernon Harlon Tanner Jr., 53, of Ty Ty, died Friday, April 11, 2014, at Piedmont Hospital, Atlanta.

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