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Blog Profile / Fresh Loaf


URL :http://blogs.creativeloafing.com/freshloaf
Filed Under:United States / Atlanta
Posts on Regator:14281
Posts / Week:42.2
Archived Since:April 27, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Pink Pony's case against Brookhaven dismissed by Georgia Supreme Court; city can ban adult businesses that sell booze, justices say

The Georgia Supreme Court today delivered bad news to the Pink Pony and countless wide-eyed conventioneers today by siding with a lower court in the strip club's legal battle against Brookhaven. The state's high court unanimously upheld...Show More Summary

Georgia Gang's Phil Kent: U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn is a 'female airhead'

Phil Kent: Let me tell you something. You know what’s a disgrace about this female airhead, Michelle Nunn?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Tig Notaro does not have cancer, thank you very much

Tig Notaro was already notorious for creating awkward moments onstage. Then came Aug. 3, 2012.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Emory Jewish fraternity house vandalized, tagged with swastikas following Yom Kippur

One of Emory University's Jewish fraternities was tagged with anti-Semitic graffiti hours after Yom Kippur ended this weekend. Emory University police are searching for vandals who spray-painted swastikas and other offensive graffiti...Show More Summary

First Slice 10/6/14: Today's the last day to register to vote. Please do. It's easy.

Today's the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 4 General Election. It doesn't take much time.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

First Slice 10/5/14: Email says Lee picked attorney for Braves deal

This is getting entertaining. There's more to Cobb County Chairman Tim Lee's selection of a lawyer to work on the Atlanta Braves deal.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

5 things to do: Sunday in the Park

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5 things to do: Black Lips

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Marvel moves magnolia trees for movie shoot; ex-arborist questions permits

A superhero-movie crew is in the process of moving eight magnolia trees from the front of the old Georgia Archives building to a back street. The city calls it part of a tree-saving good deal that includes cash for more plantings.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Reed: NBA is 'committed' to keeping Hawks in Atlanta

Mayor Kasim Reed this morning says he's confident the Atlanta Hawks will find a new owner for the team before the end of the year and that the NBA supports the basketball franchise staying in the city. Reed met with reporters to discuss his visit last Friday with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver about the team's future.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Video proof that CL's Best of Atlanta party was epic

Our Best of Atlanta party has come and gone, but we've got video documentation for those folks who weren't in attendance at the Goat Farm Arts Center. Some 1,500 bodies came by throughout the night, one filled with booze, musical performances from Two-9, Little Tybee, Man or Astro-Man?, and Reptar.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Super Visions: Last and first impressions

Last week I said “hello” to this season’s new shows. And I bid a less-than-fond farewell to one I stuck with through thick, thin, and a downright flimsy last season.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

First Slice 10/3/14: Deadly shooting at Atlantic Station

Observe, report, and shoot? A security guard shot and killed a man in an Atlantic Station parking garage.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

ATLwood: 'Vacation' hits Piedmont

Filming Updates: >> A CL editor actually has a front row seat to the Vacation filming, which is happening almost right outside his front door — Piedmont near Sixth Street — through this weekend. See for yourself.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

5 things to do: 'Amaluna'

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'The Fence' comes to Art on the Atlanta Beltline

More than 900 feet of photography has come to the Atlanta Beltline. Currently installed along the Eastside Trail through November, "The Fence" is a juried exhibit featuring works from 40 international photographers.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Weekend Arts Agenda: 'Affinities'

Opal Gallery will open "a visual conversation between Chris Verene and Carl Martin" on Friday night. That is: the pair are contemporary photographers, like documentarians swirled with performance artists — or the kind of people who are...Show More Summary

Judge dismisses Warren Hill appeal - and prods Georgia Supreme Court to review death penalty case

Georgia death row inmate Warren Hill has lost a court battle to be ruled “intellectually disabled” - and thus immune from execution - despite medical experts saying he is. But Hill also gained an ally in the judge, Thomas Wilson of the Towaliga Judicial Circuit, whose Oct. Show More Summary

5 things to do: Out on Film

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First Slice 10/2/14: Who wants to help rebuild Tara set from 'Gone With the Wind?'

The mansion's facade, which was shipped to Georgia decades ago, has been sitting in storage. Now a Lovejoy, Ga., resident is trying to restore the plantation set.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

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