Decatur Newswire (Page 9)

Decatur Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Quick Bites: Proof Bakeshop, Le Fat, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... in Inman Park at 100 Hurt St. and 913 Bernina Ave., respectively. While the owners of Proof (a side venture from Decatur's Cakes & Ale) are optimistically eyeing mid-April (due to pending permits from the city), Victory owner Ian Jones says he is ...

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  2. Forum tackles bias in housingRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    South DeKalb and other communities of color are hot zones for discrimination in home appraisals, mortgage lending and rentals, presenters told about 50 residents at A HUD Fair Housing seminar at Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church in Decatur on March 28 The South DeKalb Improvement Association, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and Metro Fair Housing Services shared data and discussed ways to spot bias. Wayne Early, chairman of SDIA's Housing Committee, said that during the 2007-2009 economic recession, all communities lost vast amounts of wealth after the $8 trillion housing bubble burst, but the effects continue to linger in minority communities in the metro area and across the country.

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  3. DeKalb Career Center to close permanentlyRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    ... Department says closing it will save $400,000 a year. The DeKalb Career Center that has been on Covington Highway in Decatur for more than 20 years is being closed permanently by the Georgia Department of Labor. The center at 3879 Covington Highway, ...

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  4. Buck Godfrey's name to grace Panthersville StadiumRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    ... Panthersville Stadium on March 31 before a game against Clarkston High. The stadium at 2817 Clifton Springs Road in Decatur was built in 1968. It is slated for extensive renovations. A 2011 School District facilities report details more than ...

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  5. President of Private Bank of Decatur celebrates 50 years in banking industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | PRWeb

    Judy Turner marks milestone in both banking and community service; colleagues mark occasion by donating 50 hours of community service I'm still in banking because I enjoy the interaction with the customers and the ability to help people and the community. Judy Turner, President of Private Bank of Decatur, recently celebrated her 50th anniversary in banking.

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  6. Decatur Annexation, Homestead Exemption Bills Die in General Assembly; Mayor ReactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Patch.com

    Jim Baskett said in a statement that the Decatur City Commission will revisit annexation and push for homestead exemptions in 2016. The Mayor of Decatur has released a statement in the wake of the failure of a pair of bills intended to both set new city limits for the city and to reduce the tax burden on residents.

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  7. IVP to publish couple's cancer journey storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Christian Retailing

    ... Wisconsin. At age forty-eight she began seminary, and ultimately graduated from Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. Ordained in the PCUSA, she served as associate pastor for discipleship at Peachtree Presbyterian Church and now serves ...

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  8. Faith and science lectures at Holy Spirit Lutheran Church in KirklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Kirkland Reporter

    Dr. William Brown, a professor of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia, is coming to Kirkland on April 24-25 to deliver a series of lectures on faith and science. These presentations, open to the general public, will provide opportunities for the audience to think about how science and scripture can work together and how we can read ancient stories in new ways.

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  9. ICYMI: Third Decatur Armed Robbery Suspect ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Patch.com

    The suspect was allegedly involved in a March 4 crime; he was arrested along with two compatriots at the Decatur Library on March 26. According to spokeswoman Jennifer Ross, 18-year-old Daquantis Andrews of DeKalb County was arrested on March 26 and faces charges of loitering or prowling, armed robbery, and criminal attempt to commit theft of a motor vehicle. Ross said that a sergeant was patrolling around the Decatur Library on Thursday due to an increase in vehicle thefts in the area.

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  10. Police Release Report of Fatal Accident Involving Decatur Burglary SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Georgia State Patrol has released the report detailing Tuesday's accident in which a burglary suspect from Decatur died following a police chase in Roswell. Anthony Tremayne Stokes, 17, was killed March 31 when a vehicle he was driving hit a metal pole after striking a pedestrian and another vehicle along S.R. 9/Alpharetta Highway at Hembree Road around 3:35 p.m. According to an incident report released by the state agency, Stokes was traveling northbound on Alpharetta Highway/S.R. 9 in a black 1996 Honda Accord when he "swerved to avoid the stop sticks deployed by Roswell Police Department and started to lose control."

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  11. DeKalb County Man Arrested For Attempted Child Molestation: News Near DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    The suspect arrived at a meeting he thought would be with an underage girl, but met with undercover detectives instead. A Brookhaven man is behind bars on Wednesday after detectives claim he tried to meet up with an underage girl to have sex.

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  12. Teen Who Got Heart Transplant Dies 2 Years Later in Police ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Time

    A suburban Atlanta teenager who received national attention two years ago after doctors turned down his request for a heart transplant was killed Tuesday in a high-speed police chase. Anthony Stokes, 17, of Decatur, Georgia, received a transplant to replace his failing heart in August 2013 - but only after a hospital reversed its decision denying him a spot on the transplant list because of his brushes with the law.

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  13. Innovative Mobile Lab Combines Learning and Fun for Students at Decatur SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    A lot of learning is taking place at the International Community School in Decatur in a large truck outside the school building. Called STE M Truck, this innovative mobile lab inspires children to learn science, technology, engineering, arts and math by bringing the tools, equipment and mentors directly to their school.

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  14. Teen Initially Denied Heart Transplant for History of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    ... In the end, Stokes was put on the list and received a heart transplant, but this week the 17-year-old from Decatur, Georgia, died after police say he was involved in a carjacking and attempted burglary. Anthony Stokes, 17, died from injuries ...

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  15. Owner: 'It Is A Very Dangerous Thing' What #BlackBrunchATL Protesters Are DoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... a number of threats/shoves at Sweet Melissa's. #OurBreakfastMatters erupted from a table. http://t.co/26WwBfB6wB DECATUR, Ga. (CBS Atlanta) - A cafA owner is feeling like he's behind enemy lines as more than a dozen protesters have ...

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  16. Talented child remembered through Decatur foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... Yee and Jeff Hawthorne, are making sure their daughter is not forgotten. They have set up an arts grant through the Decatur Education Foundation called the Zara Yee Hawthorne Memorial Arts Fund to be awarded to students interested in the arts. ...

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  17. Decatur Teen Once Denied Heart Transplant Killed In Police ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... Stokes, 17, hit a pedestrian before striking a metal pole on Tuesday. He died from his injuries at the hospital. A Decatur teenager who was in the national spotlight over a year ago was killed on Tuesday when he crashed his car into a metal pole ... 1 comment

  18. Davis Adams Expands Medical Malpractice Firm with Second Office in DecaturRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | PRWeb

    Davis Adams, an Atlanta-based litigation firm exclusively dedicated to representing victims of medical negligence, today announced the opening of a second office at 125 Clairemont Avenue, Suite 515, in Decatur, Georgia. The new office returns the firm to their roots as they spent the first seven years of operation in Decatur before relocating their headquarters to Downtown Atlanta late last year.

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  19. Victim Shot on E. 26th StreetRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    ... sed that Nic was able to come here, meet his... [FILE] The frame of a new house takes shape in the Atlanta suburb of Decatur, Georgia, on February 17, 2009.

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  20. Sandy Springs Realtor Nominated For Over 40 and Fabulous ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... qb4 A In-depth knowledge of entire metro Atlanta real estate market; laser-sharp focus on Brookhaven, Sandy Springs, Decatur, Buckhead and Dunwoody

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