Blog Profile / Fresh Loaf


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Archived Since:April 27, 2008

Blog Post Archive

First Slice 2/5/16: Reed says he will transfer 10 property deeds to APS

The beef between the City of Atlanta and Atlanta Public Schools seems to be a thing of the past. Mayor Kasim Reed announced during his State of the City breakfast on Thursday morning that he has agreed to give APS 10 property deeds,Show More Summary

5 things to do: Giles/Tazawa Duo

Friday, February 5, 2016 Graham Nash at The Buckhead Theatre …

Hail, Caesar! takes a Roman holiday in classic Hollywood

In Joel and Ethan Coen’s second movie, the classic comedy Raising Arizona, a character refers to a joke as a “way-homer,” because “you only get it on the way home.” After seeing their 17th and latest feature film, Hail, Caesar!, I waited to get it on the way home — and, honestly, I’m still waiting. Show More Summary

The story of Atlanta's tweethearts

Sumita Dalmia has social media all figured out. The 27-year-old attorney and freelance social media manager has used Twitter to score nearly $10,000 worth of prizes, tickets, and merch — everything from VIP access to a Backstreet Boys concert after-party to a private dinner with Atlanta Hawks CEO Steven Koonin.…

Weekend Arts Agenda: Choreographer Sean Dorsey rolls out The Missing Generation

San Francisco-based, award-winning queer dancer and writer Sean Dorsey — not to mention, and the country's first acclaimed transgender contemporary dance choreographer — brings his emotionally charged performance, The Missing Generation, to the 7 Stages Theatre for its Atlanta debut on Thurs., Feb. Show More Summary

First Slice 2/3/16: MARTA prepares to lay off hundreds

Next month MARTA plans to lay off 371 employees, affecting paratransit workers. November's vote among MARTA officials decided instead on hiring a private company to provide service to disabled Atlantans. The Gwinnett Metro Task Force unearthed and seized 500 pounds of marijuana from a U-Haul truck Tuesday.…

5 things to do: Low

Thursday, February 4, 2016 Garnish & Gather Takeover at Ponce City Market …

Don’t rot at home this Valentine’s Day

Scrambling to make some sad last-minute dinner at home on V-Day is a bad look. Whether you are riding the high of a new romance, just looking for a silly night out with friends, or plain not feeling the love this year, there are plenty of romantic, goofy, or darkly dramatic live theater and dance options to make the night one you won’t forget.…

What's next for Fort McPherson?

The latest plan to wake up the 1,300 acres of neighborhoods that spoke off from Fort McPherson is a compromise of sorts: a compromise between a neighborhood’s dreams of what could sprout here, and what market analysts believe can thrive. Show More Summary

First Slice 2/3/16: Smyrna cop who shot and killed Nicholas Thomas gets promoted

Kenneth Owens, the Smyrna cop who shot and killed Nicholas Thomas, 25, last year at the Goodyear tire shop where Thomas worked is being promoted to lieutenant. Smyrna police said Thomas, who had a criminal record, tried to flee arre...

5 things to do: Literature is Alive at Emory Presents: Dawn Lundy Martin

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 Traditional Mexican Soups and Stews Hands On at The Cook's Warehouse - Decatur …

Jeweler Bryanna Simpson does better than good

Bryanna Simpson started Be Good Shop with No. 1 on the brain. That is, she couldn't find the jewelry she wanted to wear — namely a honeycomb necklace — so she took a basic class and learned to make it herself in an Edgewood home studio.…

First Slice 2/2/16: Donald Trump, Iowa says you're fired!

Apparently Donald Trump's supporters are also full of hot air. Despite leading in the Iowa Caucus polls, the Donald nearly came in third place to a Canadian-born candidate and a first-generation Cuban American.…

5 things to do: Dungeon Infinity

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 F&B Atlanta’s La Chandeleur Celebration at F&B …

Print or Projection looks at photography in a new, exciting way

Every once in a while, when I enter a gallery space, I freeze at the entrance. An almost-instant reaction to something beautiful.…

Comic's Weekly Roundup: Dungeon goes to a galaxy far far away

Spotlight on: Dungeon Infinity >> Comedy and standard nerds alike collide every month at one of the nerdiest shows in town, Dungeon. By “nerdiest” I don’t mean every performer wears Tina Fey glasses or the drinks are named after Harry Potter characters, but rather 'cause the comics duel dragons, mystics, and rock monsters on stage.…

First Slice 2/1/16: Wanna vote in Georgia's presidential primary? Today's your last chance to register.

Stop posting about presidential candidates on Facebook for a minute and make sure you're registered to vote. If not, get registered.…

5 things to do: $1 Beer and Oysters

Monday, February 1, 2016 $1 Beer and Oysters at One Eared Stag …

First Slice 1/31/16: Georgia's oldest death-row inmate gets execution date

The state has set the execution date for Brandon Jones, the oldest man on Georgia's death row. The 72 year-old was convicted in the 1979 killing of Roger Tackett, a convenience store manager. Friends and family are mourning the deaths...Show More Summary

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