15 hrs ago
Craigslist shooting: Baby nearby as girl, 16, killed man over PS4, police say
Two people are in custody for the fatal shooting of a man during what Sandy Springs, Georgia, police said was the attempted theft of a video gaming system the victim was trying to sell on Craigslist. According to WSB-TV and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution , the alleged shooter in the Friday night incident is a 16-year-old girl whose 16-month-old baby was only feet away at the time of the robbery and shooting, said Sandy Springs police Sgt.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
News of Doom
The latest craigslist killer is only 16
Zeitz was allegedly shot by a 16-year-old girl who authorities have not named in yet another robbery gone bad. While the girl's boyfriend, 20-year-old Nathaniel Vivian, struggled with Zeitz over the console the girl is said to have fired a shot which struck Vivian in the hand before striking Zeitz in the chest killing him.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Police: Sandy Springs Mailing Center Employees Robbed at Gunpoint
Officers with the agency responded around 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 to America's Mail Center at 6596 Roswell Road and were met by two employees who said they were held up at gunpoint by a man and woman.
GDOT Plans GA 400, I-285 Work Again This Weekend
The Georgia Department of Transportation is once again advising motorists to avoid Interstate 285 and Georgia 400 again this weekend. Weather permitting - and there is a reasonable chance of rain throughout the weekend - crews will continue work on several major projects: Two inner loop lanes and one outer loop lane on I-285 between Roswell Road and Peachtree-Dunwoody Road in Sandy Springs will be closed throughout the weekend for sign structure installation; Concrete slab replacement on I-285 will require a continuous 9 p.m. Friday, Sept.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
This weekend: Find the blues in and around Atlanta September 12-14, 2014
It's time to find the great live blues in and around Atlanta, so you can go out and give your support to these hard-working artists and the venues that feature them! Houserocker Johnson is at Blind Willie's. The Mike Lowry Band is at Darwin's in marietta and Fat Back Deluxe is at Fat Matt's.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Sandy Springs Neighbor
Teachers, employees to see extra funds; school security beefed up
Designated math and science teachers working in the Fulton County Schools district can look forward to additional state funds to aid their instructional efforts.
Atlanta Meatball Festival Comes To Sandy Springs
The festival will be held from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14 at the Belle Isle Square adjacent to Cibo e Beve in Sandy Springs.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
How OneCare & CareMinders of Buckhead are Bringing Digital Health to Elder Care
ATLANTA, GA / ACCESSWIRE / August 27, 2014 / A unique hands-off alternative to traditional senior citizen living is now being offered to residents of one Sandy Springs independent living facility.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Fireball Over Georgia: Did You Spot Something in the Sky?
Scientists at the Tellus Museum told Fox Atlanta that there was a possible meteorite , and shared NASA footage of the fireball passing over the area.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Sandy Springs Neighbor
Fulton County services moving as centers close
As of Wednesday, Fulton County will be offering all Comprehensive Workforce Services for dislocated adults and youth at three career centers.