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  1. Weekend Arts Agenda: Terry Kearns to Mo WillemsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Blogger and photographer Terry Kearns wears many hats, one of which is being a curator. For the exhibition House Portraits - House Painters - Venacular Cracker , Kearns brought together William Mize , Heather McPherson , and Joe Dreher to Vintage ATL in East Atlanta.

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  2. Concrete Jungle fundraiser could help fruit-gathering nonprofit expand reachRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Six years after it was founded, Atlanta's Concrete Jungle is hosting its first-ever fundraising event to try to gather even more of the metro region's fruit. Founded by Craig Durkin and Aubrey Daniels in 2009, the non-profit organization focuses on collecting fruit from Atlanta's trees and donating it to local shelters, including the Atlanta Food Bank, Mercy Community Church in Virginia-Highland, and Lost and Found, and the Atlanta Union Mission.

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  3. Weekend Arts Agenda: Terry Kearns to Mo WillemsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Blogger and photographer Terry Kearns wears many hats, one of which is being a curator. For the exhibition House Portraits - House Painters - Venacular Cracker , Kearns brought together William Mize , Heather McPherson , and Joe Dreher to Vintage ATL in East Atlanta.

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  4. Trinity Avenue Urban Farm finalists want answersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    LONG HARVEST: Mark Field DiNatale, one of the three finalists in urban farm design competition, worked with a team for more than one month on ambitious proposal for vacant lot. Four years ago, Brian Barth's eyes lit up.

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  5. Fort Tyler PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Several weeks ago, Atlanta business and civic columnist Maria Saporta declared the sale of Fort McPherson, the roughly 485-acre former military base, to Tyler Perry to build fenced-off movie studios " Atlanta's greatest opportunity. " The office of Mayor Kasim Reed responded with typical flair and fire, saying "the proposed entertainment complex would attract robust investment to the city's long-neglected south side neighborhoods."

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  6. Preppy panicRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Near Renaissance Park, a cop saw a guy in preppy clothing running full speed into a parking lot and then rush into a small hidden area. "This area is commonly used to do drugs or conduct illegal acts," the cop noted.

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  7. New restaurant development coming to East LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Last week, Fellini's and La Fonda Latina founders Mike Nelson and Clay Harper - along with business partners Jay Martin and Nathan Bolster - announced plans to bring "multiple restaurant concepts to the corners of Second Ave. and Hosea Williams Dr.," the site of a new commercial development coming to East Lake. Since opening the original Fellini's on on Peachtree Street in Buckhead in 1983, Nelson and Harper's empire currently includes seven Fellini's locations, five La Fondas, and two Greater Good BBQs in the Atlanta area.

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  8. Critic's Notebook: Team VioletRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Please join us in congratulating Atlanta drag queen Violet Chachki , who has made it into the final three on the drag reality show competition RuPaul's Drag Race , the only Atlanta queen to ever make it this far. The winner will be crowned in the show's finale which airs live on Mon., June 1, at 9 p.m. on Logo .

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  9. Comic's Weekly Roundup: From TMNT to T.J. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Atlanta has one of the best comedy scenes in the country, and each week is filled with plenty of opportunities to see some of Atlanta's best local comics and visiting national touring acts. He's your best bets for getting into some funny business.

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  10. First Slice 5/27/15: Beltline budget set to increase, APS payments remain unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The Atlanta Beltline owes Atlanta Public Schools $13.5 million in payments. Invest Atlanta has tentatively increased the Beltline's budget by $13.1 million.

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  11. 10 restaurants for laid-back fine diningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The late comedian Mitch Hedberg used to do a bit about how the term two-in-one, as in two-in-one shampoo and conditioner, was a sham. "Two-in-one is a bullshit term because one is not big enough to hold two," he said.

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  12. Frank Barham's final actRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The 59-year-old Atlanta harmonica player and disability activist died last Wednesday, May 20, along with well-known Atlanta arts advocate and PR/marketing specialist Margaret Kargbo . They were traveling to Savannah, with van driver Carrie Beth Johnson of Villa Rica, while Barham logged 30 miles per day via wheelchair for his campaign to raise money and awareness for people with disabilities.

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  13. Atlanta Police slapped with civil lawsuit in Bernard Moore's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Keshanna Spencer, holding her child in her arms, discusses why her family chose to sue the city over her father's death. Keshanna Spencer's two-hour drive from Moody, Ala., to Atlanta used be filled with excitement.

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  14. Atlanta food events: May 25-31Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | 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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  15. Doggy Dogg hot dog stand to open in DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    James Hammerl is in the dogg house, or, at least he's 'bout to be. The proprietor of the popular Doggy Dogg weiner carts has a brick-and-mortar hot dog joint in the works.

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  16. First Slice 5/26/15: Hope fades for Atlanta-Chattanooga bullet trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Sad news, bullet train dreamers. The 17-year-old plan to build high-speed rail between Atlanta and Chattanooga is probably not going to happen .

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  17. Tomer Zvulun is looking to expand Atlanta Opera's reachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Of all the art forms, opera may be the most intimidating to the uninitiated. The word conjures up images of four-hour performances sung in a foreign language, where you may not understand what is happening on stage.

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  18. Quick Bites: Ponce City Market delays opening, a second Superica location, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The highly anticipated Ponce City Market , which planned to open this past April, has pushed its debut date to August with stalls continuing to open until early 2016. As of now, the food hall tenants include Bellina, Dancing Goats Coffee Bar, Dub's Fish Camp, Farm to Ladle, Fish Camp, H&F Burger, H&F Bread Co., Honeysuckle Gelato, Jia, Juice Box, Minero, Simply Seoul Kitchen, and Ton Ton.

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  19. What happend at Hugh Acheson's endangered eats lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    For about a week, #Atlanta social media was in a tizzy over an upcoming event hosted by Georgia's very own semi-regular "Top Chef" judge and restaurateur, chef Hugh Acheson . Endangered Eats is s a one-day only tasting menu featuring endangered species; hosted by celebrity chef Hugh Acheson at Empire State South in Atlanta.

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  20. Centennial Olympic Park's overhaul could include expansion, new events space, larger amphitheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Officials responsible for overseeing Centennial Olympic Park want to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 1996 Summer Olympics with new improvements to the 21-acre greenspace. Frank Poe, executive director of the Georgia World Congress Center Authority, earlier this week shed some light on a proposed $46.5 million overhaul of Centennial Olympic Park .

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