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  1. Regional expert hails Forsyth County for growth, policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    ... he said. "Ga. 400 has that potential of being Atlanta's high-tech corridor. The impact of Mercedes choosing Sandy Springs, the base of that pipeline, will have a profound effect on housing in south Forsyth and a profound effect on smaller businesses ...

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  2. Report: Woman Killed Walking on I-285 Refused Ride From PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A Dunwoody woman who died after she was hit by vehicles on Interstate 285 in Sandy Springs had earlier refused a ride home from police. WSB-TV reports that the Dunwoody Police Department responded to a call about 5:08 a.m. Jan. 22 about a woman was acting erratically at the Exxon gas station on Ashford Dunwoody Road.

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  3. GDOT To Host Open House For GA-400, I-285 Reconstruction ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Georgia Department of Transportation will host another open house next week for its project to reconstruct the S.R. 400 interchange at Interstate 285 in Sandy Springs. The open house will take place 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5 at Congregation B'nai Torah at 700 Mt.

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  4. Coming in 2017: The Sandy Springs Journal-Constitution?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Five years ago, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution left the capital city behind for new suburban digs in Dunwoody. Now, it appears the daily paper will make another move, this time down down the road, less than a mile away, to Sandy Springs.

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  5. AJC To Move Headquarters To Sandy SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The newspaper on Monday announced it will move its headquarters to the campus of its parent company, Cox Enterprises, in Sandy Springs, according to an article on the media outlet's website . In a memo sent to employees, the company notes its newsroom and advertising staff will move to space at 6325 Peachtree Dunwoody Road in 2017.

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  6. Police met with accident victim just before her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... Dunwoody police say Walker left the Exxon on foot walking southbound on Ashford Dunwoody Road. Later, . Sandy Springs police believe she walked into traffic on the interstate around 6 a.m. and was hit by a large vehicle, possibly a white pickup ...

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  7. Woman Killed on I-285, Humanitarian Award, Library Hours Restored,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    ... their children. In the background is Reverend Sullivan from Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church. Credit: city of Sandy Springs

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  8. Couple honored at MLK Day event for volunteer workRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Staff / Samantha M. Shal / Betty Klein speaks on behalf of herself and her husband, Phil Klein, left, as they accept the 2015 Humanitarian Award from the city of Sandy Springs during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration. Staff / Samantha M. Shal / Sandy Springs residents Betty and Phil Klein, surrounded by their children and extended family, accept the 2015 Humanitarian Award from Mayor Rusty Paul for their life's work of fostering and adopting children and their nonprofit work during the city's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration.

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  9. Police Look For Truck Involved in Fatal Pedestrian AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    Authorities have identified a possible vehicle involved in the death of a Dunwoody woman early Thursday morning along Interstate 285 in Sandy Springs. Investigators with the Sandy Springs Police Department are looking for a white pickup truck, possibly with a camper shell on its bed, which they believed was involved in the pedestrian fatality.

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  10. What Will You Find for $1? The Rag-O-Rama Dollar Sale ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | PR Log

    ... friends, you'll have two weekends to enjoy this amazing sale! Atlanta: Saturday and Sunday, February 21 & 22 Sandy Springs: Saturday and Sunday, February 28 & March 1 Save these dates on your calendar and we'll see you at the Dollar Sale! Atlanta ...

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  11. Sister of woman killed on I-285: 'Why didn't drivers stop?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... that," Phyllis Wilson said by phone Friday from her home in Houston, TX. Wilson said she is anxious to hear if Sandy Springs police figure out why her sister, Gayla Walker, 53, of Dunwoody, walked onto the westbound lanes of the interstate just ...

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  12. WOW House: $2.15 M Sandy Springs Estate with Home Theater, Backyard ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    This week's WOW House is a 6 bedroom, 9 bath home located at 740 Riley Place in Sandy Springs. Executive family home completely renovated with new roof in 2007.

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  13. Lane Closures Planned For GA-400, Northridge RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    Motorists who regularly use S.R. 400 and Northridge Road in Sandy Springs will want to find an alternate route early next week. The Georgia Department of Transportation will implement overnight lane closures, which are needed due to the reconstruction of the S.R. 400 interchange at Northridge Road.

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  14. First Slice 1/23/15: Fatal pedestrian hit-and-run shuts down interstate, police search for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Westbound traffic on I-285 near Sandy Springs shut down for nearly three hours yesterday after a 53-year-old woman walked into traffic and was struck by several cars . Authorities do not know why she took to the highway or who initially hit her. 1 comment

  15. Avossa To Discuss Fulton Schools Strategic PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    Fulton County Schools Superintendent Dr. Robert Avossa will share what the school system is doing to improve student achievement and prepare them for a successful future. Avossa will speak to the Rotary Club of Sandy Springs at its lunch meeting, which starts at 12:15 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26 at Hilton Perimeter Suites.

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  16. Woman struck, killed in hit and run while walking on I-285 in Sandy SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Examiner.com

    Officers were notified of a possible dead animal blocking two of the three lanes on I-285 - only the body turned out to be that of a woman killed in an apparent hit and run Thursday morning in Sandy Springs. Now police are searching for the drivers who struck the woman and left the scene.

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  17. Sandy Springs: Police seeking driver of pickup that hit woman on I-285, causing gridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WSTR-FM Atlanta

    ... Gayla Joyce Walker of Dunwoody was killed Thursday morning when she was struck by a large vehicle on I-285 in Sandy Springs that didn't stop. Investigators say the woman may have been hit my multiple vehicles. Police have said the woman was walking ...

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  18. Heritage Sandy Springs hosting Wedding ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Heritage Sandy Springs Friday announced it will present its free annual Wedding Expo Feb. 22 from 1 to 4 p.m. Designed as an intimate expo, the event will provide engaged couples the chance to consult one-on-one with essential wedding vendors such as caterers, DJs, florists, photographers, stylists and planners. Admission is free, but RSVPs are requested and can be made via email at rentals@heritagesandysprings.org .

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  19. Sandy Springs: Police seeking drivers who hit woman on I-285, causing gridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WSTR-FM Atlanta

    ... Gayla Joyce Walker of Dunwoody was killed Thursday morning when she was struck by a large vehicle on I-285 in Sandy Springs that didn't stop. Investigators say the woman may have been hit my multiple vehicles. Police have said the woman was walking ...

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  20. Pedestrian fatality prompts massive backups on I-285Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | WTVC

    Authorities have identified the woman who was killed in a metro Atlanta freeway crash that led to major traffic backups. Police say 53-year-old Gayla Joyce Walker of Dunwoody was killed Thursday morning when she was struck by a large vehicle on I-285 in Sandy Springs that didn't stop.

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