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  1. Dragon ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Atlanta. 1987. A small group of sci-fi fans joined forces to create what has become arguably the supreme gathering of geeks and nerds in the world.

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  2. Atlanta weekend food events Sept. 19-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Wine dinner? Beer tasting? Cooking class? Let us know. Create a CL account and submit your Food and Drink happs here .

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  3. 5 Play: EarthGang hits the road, Key! gives 'em 'Hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    EarthGang on tour with Ab-Soul Atlanta rap duo EarthGang, are hitting the road with TDE's Ab-Soul. If you're not familiar with EarthGang, they're the guys behind Shallow Grave for Toys , arguably one of the better local rap releases to come out of the indie hip-hop scene in the past two years, are joining Ab-Soul for more than 40 dates on his These Days tour.

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  4. ATLwood: Ryan Gosling is coming to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    This means: prep and filming on Piedmont and Sixth Street during the first week of October . The production has also been in Tucker and on the westside, per Jennifer Brett .

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  5. Best places to wet your whistle: Honky-tonkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Barely OTP watering hole SOUTHERN COMFORT is a honky-tonk haven for big-rig truckers and East Atlanta hipsters alike. There's nothing ironic about the live music and faded neon in the laid-back, road house-style joint.

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  6. Best local communities: Neighborhood for walking and bikingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    It's not always easy to live car-free in Atlanta. But it's enjoyable in MIDTOWN.

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  7. Best places to wet your whistle: Indulge your mic-hogging karaoke selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    You could karaoke in Atlanta at one of the many intown bars that have special nights throughout the week, but you'll probably have to wait a long time for a turn in front of a room full of strangers. You'll likely only get one song in over the course of the evening.

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  8. Best gatherings of the masses: Neighborhood festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Atlantans love few things more than walking around shoulder-to-shoulder with their fellow city dwellers, looking at trinkets and landscapes drawn on saws, while eating gyros. You can find such pleasures at several festivals throughout the year.

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  9. Best tree huggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Flushing a toilet in Atlanta does a lot less environmental damage than it did 20 years ago, when SALLY BETHEA , the founding director of the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper who retires this year, began work. Legal action, or even just the threat of it from the Riverkeeper, causes polluters pause thanks to her dogged efforts over the past two decades.

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  10. Best pack of scarf-wearing, ball-kicking hooligansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The best ideas often start from the bottom and rise to the top. It happened with the Atlanta Beltline, which was borne from a Georgia Tech graduate student's thesis and became a nationally recognized project.

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  11. Best local communities: Family-oriented neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    CITY OF DECATUR , how far you've come. Once just another suburb, now affluent families are throwing 'bows to find a place to live in the walkable city.

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  12. Reed says six groups want to buy Hawks, 'incentives' might be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Mayor Kasim Reed, joined by Dominique Wilkins, told reporters that moving ahead with keeping Atlanta Hawks in town might require getting Atlanta Braves out of town. Mayor Kasim Reed says the city will play an "important role" in helping to decide who will purchase Atlanta Hawks majority co-owner Bruce Levenson's stake in the team - and is warning Atlantans that they might be asked to help keep the team in the city limits if need be.

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  13. President Obama's Atlanta trip leads to traffic apocalypseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    President Barack Obama yesterday visited Atlanta to receive a briefing from Center for Disease Control and Prevention officials about all things Ebola. His meeting was followed by an announcement that the U.S. would send 3,000 military personnel overseas to help combat the infectious disease.

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  14. Critic's Notebook: Topher Payne has a 'Funny Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    We like being right almost as much as we like great theater, which is one of the reasons we've been enjoying watching the career trajectory of Atlanta playwright Topher Payne this year. At the beginning of 2014, we predicted that this would be a big year for Payne by naming him as one of our 20 People to Watch in 2014 .

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  15. Suzi Bass Award nominations celebrate best in local theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    IN LOVE: Kelly Chapin Schmidt and Edward McCreary in Serenbe Playhouse's outdoor production of Oklahoma! , which was honored with 11 nominations. The Suzi Bass Awards , Inc. has released the list of nominees for the 2013-2014 Atlanta professional theatrical season, honoring outstanding work in the city's professional theaters in 29 categories.

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  16. Goodbye Turner Field, hello SunTrust ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    When the Atlanta Braves leave Turner Field in 2017, the team will head north to a shiny new stadium largely paid for by Cobb County residents. The Braves will leave the reference to former owner Ted Turner behind and name its new facility SunTrust Park.

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  17. First Slice 9/16/14: Dissembled rice cooker brings Atlanta Airport terminal to a haltRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Atlanta Police yesterday temporarily shut down one of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport's terminals because of a suspicious package. They discovered a disassembled rice cooker that was left behind by a man whose bag was overweight.

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  18. R.I.P., Zesto's Drive-In on Ponce de Leon AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Zesto's Drive-In on Ponce de Leon Avenue will soon shut off its neon lights, stop serving ice cream, and no longer hand out slaw dogs, ending a 60-year run at its iconic Old Fourth Ward location. The restaurant's owners last Friday announced that the fast-food eatery had been sold to an "undisclosed buyer" and will officially close on September 20. Jimbo Livaditis, a part-owner of Zesto's six metro Atlanta locations with his brother, Lee, tells CL the unexpected opportunity to sell the restaurant occurred in recent weeks.

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  19. Proposed ordinance could hurt historic preservation efforts, advocates sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Atlanta City Councilman Howard Shook has proposed a change to the City of Atlanta's Subdivision Ordinance that would eliminate a level of protection currently provided for many of Atlanta's historic neighborhoods. The existing ordinance - you can read it here - defines historic neighborhoods as both districts already listed on the National Register of Historic Places and those that are eligible to be listed.

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  20. Atlanta food events Sept. 15-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Wine dinner? Beer tasting? Cooking class? Let us know. Create a CL account and submit your Food and Drink happs here .

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