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  1. Our view: Thumbs-up to cancer survivors encouraging othersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    Thumbs-up: To survivors who encourage others . Breast cancer survivor Cheryl Chilson distributes care packages to DeKalb County breast cancer patients being treated at the KishHealth Cancer Center.


  2. YP raises the bar in L.A.'s budding tech-talent war with commuter busRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    But in a new coming-of-age sign for the Los Angeles-area technology industry, YP, formerly branded as Yellow Pages, has been shuttling about 25 workers each day from their homes on the west side of the county to the company's office in Glendale. The service, operated by San Francisco startup RidePal, has been operating for just over a month, but the companies officially unveiled last week the first RidePal partnership in the L.A. area.


  3. UGA freshman Sanders has 'extreme desire' to succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Only 11 Bulldogs, between both offense and defense, have started all seven games this season. Only one of those plays in the secondary.


  4. Big Orange Madness a success in Tyndall's eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    "Great turnout," Tennessee men's basketball coach Donnie Tyndall said. "I've said it many times, we have the best fans in college basketball.


  5. DeKalb County Womens Group Hosts Poinsettia SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    The Junior League of DeKalb County has announced the return of its annual poinsettia sale, where area residents can purchase pots of poinsettias from Dixie Green, Inc., the same floral supplier for organizations like Walt Disney World and Sea World. This year, the Junior League is offering red, white, and pink poinsettias in three sizes: a pot with a 6-inch diameter for $10, an 8-inch pot for $15, and a 10-inch pot for $20.


  6. Halloween Parade, Decorating Contest Take Over DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    You still have time to decorate for Halloween and enter the city's contest. Or, plan to take part in Decatur's annual Haints and Saints car cruise or parade.


  7. Producer Freckles at Floor & DecorRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | 96.7 Lite fm

    Meet Producer Freckles from The Bull's Caffeinated Radio Morning Show with Jason & Kristen on Saturday, November 8 at the Floor & Decor in Atlanta! Freckles will be there from 11am to 1pm with lots of free goodies, including $50 Floor & Decor gift cards! Floor & Decor 1690 Northeast Expressway Atlanta, 30329


  8. Doraville MARTA station restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    The Doraville MARTA station is just a block away from Buford Highway, Atlanta's international food mecca. And there are plenty of options when it comes to restaurants near the station, from Latin American and Mexican to Asian and American.


  9. Halloween activities in full swingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    Kids can have a frightfully fun time at Jodeco Road United Methodist Church's annual Trunks-of-Treats on Oct. 26 in Stockbridge. There will be trunks for trick-or-treating, a hay ride, free hot dog meal, a bouncy-house castle, cakewalk, games and prizes.


  10. The Business of Speeding TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Planetizen

    Small towns in Georgia, such as Doraville along I-285, are making millions of dollars a year by issuing traffic tickets. As discussed by Andria Simmons and posted on Governing , "Doraville police write an average of 40 tickets a day, most of them on the city's 2.7-mile stretch of I-285.


  11. Superheroes to fight bullying during Stonecrest appearanceRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    Marvel superhero fans can meet Spider-Man and Captain America on Oct. 25 for an anti-bullying event at the Mall at Stonecrest in Lithonia. Spider-Man is one of the most popular and commercially-successful superheroes.


  12. MARTA Police Department Prepares for Operation Hack-o-Ween at Chamblee MARTA StationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... with the TSA, the FBI, police departments representing the following jurisdictions: Brookhaven, Chamblee, DeKalb County and Doraville and other local partners. The Federal Transit Authority and the Department of Homeland Security require that ...


  13. Tamara Rose Named 2014 Volunteer of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    Tamara Rose, a Stone Mountain resident, will receive the YMCA of Metro Atlanta's 2014 Volunteer of the Year award for her service at the Wade Walker Park Family YMCA. She will be honored at the annual volunteer recognition dinner Monday, November 10, 2014.


  14. The Georgia Lottery results for August 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 |

    Drawing data: The Payout for the Midday Cash 3 was $142,625 The Payout for the Midday Cash 4 was $65,400 The Payout for the Midday Georgia Five was $3,487 Note : Everyone loves a second chance and so does the Georgia Lottery. Right now there are second chance opportunities for the instant games Maximum Green and $100 Million Lucky Fortunes .


  15. Kroger to Open Fourth Fuel Center in DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    Kroger will open its fourth fuel center in Decatur, at 3479 Memorial Drive, on Wednesday, Oct. 29, according to a news release. The Memorial Drive Fuel Center - which will be open daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. beginning Oct. 30 - will feature 14 fueling spots, eight of which will offer diesel fuel.


  16. Christina Peterson Named DC Assistant District AttorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... the Western Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office, Gwinnett County District Attorney's Office, the DeKalb County Child Advocacy Center, and Troutman Sanders, LLP. A native of Atlanta, she grew up in Tennessee, and came home to practice law in ...


  17. Andrew Roberts, photo courtesy Virginia Beach Police.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A man wanted in connection with a homicide at a Virginia Beach nightclub four months ago was taken into custody Friday morning. Andrew Wesley Roberts shot and killed Tyrone Martin May 21 at Tropical Delights Restaurant and Lounge on the 6200 block of Indian River Road, the release stated.


  18. South metro area is flooded with ...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    ... ZIP codes with the highest percentages of underwater properties confirms the devastation suffered by south DeKalb County. The South DeKalb Improvement Association is working to mobilize South DeKalb residents to take unified and forceful corrective ...


  19. BBB Advises: How to Keep Your Credit Cards Safe During the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    The Better Business Bureau Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & NE Georgia reminds Stone Mountain-Lithonia consumers that the holidays are a prime target for credit card scammers due to the sheer number of consumers using their credit card to make purchases. Scammers are ready and waiting to take advantage of the increased use and are on the lookout to steal credit card information.


  20. Va. man wanted in fatal shooting caught in GeorgiaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WTVC

    A U.S. marshal says a man wanted in a fatal shooting of a Virginia Beach nightclub employee has been apprehended in Georgia. U.S. Marshal Robert W. Mathieson says Andrew Wesley Roberts of Chesapeake was caught Friday at a residence in Stone Mountain, Georgia.