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Blog Profile / Fresh Loaf


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Filed Under:United States / Atlanta
Posts on Regator:14104
Posts / Week:42.3
Archived Since:April 27, 2008

Blog Post Archive

First Slice 9/4/14: Attorney General’s Office and state ethics commission director sanctioned, fined in Deal whistleblower case

Fulton County Superior Court Judge Ural Glanville has sanctioned the Attorney General’s Office and state ethics commission director. Each party has also been ordered to pay $10,000 in fines for failing to turn over key documents in a whistleblower lawsuit involving the ethics commission and Gov. Nathan Deal’s office.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Critic's Notebook: September's Top Five

A monthly listing of art critic Andrew Alexander’s picks for the top five arts events in Atlanta: 5. Topher Payne's Perfect Arrangement at Process Theatre, Sep. 12 to Oct. 4. … [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story...

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson on ISIS: 'We've got to kill 'em and exterminate 'em, so they're gone and destroyed'

"There's only one thing, and one thing only, that ISIS understands, and that's force. We've got to kill 'em and exterminate 'em, so they're gone and destroyed.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Artist's Todd Gurely II mural goes viral

Broken Window Theory's Hank Samuels rarely misses a Georgia Bulldogs game. The artist says he's been rooting for the Dawgs his entire life, so when junior running back Todd Gurley II went full beast mode against Clemson last Saturday he decided to honor the amazing performance.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

5 things to do: Starfighter

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Hudgens Prize returns, jury panel announced

The Hudgens Prize visual arts competition is back, and so is that whopping $50,000 award. One of the largest art awards given in the entire nation, the Hudgens Prize is open only to Georgia residents.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

'Hard Knocks' finale recap: 'Walking Shoes'

At the driving range with his girlfriend, rookie cornerback Ricard Allen summed up the underlying theme of  HBO's "Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Atlanta Falcons." When asked about his outlook on the chances he'll make the 53-man...Show More Summary

First Slice 9/3/14: Two Morehouse students robbed at gunpoint

Atlanta Police are investigating a pair of armed robberies that occurred at Morehouse College. Last week, two students were also robbed at gunpoint on Georgia Tech's campus.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

'ATL: The Untold Story of Atlanta's Rise in the Rap Game' airs Tuesday on VH1

Imagine a family reunion where all the uncles and aunts in attendance happen to be the forebears of Atlanta’s hip-hop scene. That was the vibe at the Rialto Theater on Sunday, Aug. 31 for the premiere of the new VH1 documentary, ATL: The Untold Story of Atlanta’s Rise in the Rap Game.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Scenes from Clusterfest 2014

Clusterfest has come and gone, but the hangover lingers. Thankfully, we've put together a photo gallery for your viewing pleasure.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

MODA celebrates 25 years with design vote

The urban artistic oasis that is the Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA) is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month after providing Atlantans with more than two decades of diverse design exhibitions and educational programs. To honor...Show More Summary

Dragon Con missed connections: MegaMan, Sandlot, childbearing offers, and sweet sweet love

Another year of Dragon Con has passed. Over the Labor Day holiday weekend, legions of sci-fi fanatics roamed around Downtown in their finest Chewbacca, Walter White, and Daft Punk costumes.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

First Slice 9/2/14: Car dealers look to ban Tesla from selling electric vehicles in Georgia

Will Georgia be the next state to prohibit Tesla from selling electric vehicles? If the Georgia Automobile Dealers Association has it way, then yes.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

5 things to do: David Laskin

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Happy Labor Day!

Yes, even the ne'er-do-wells at CL take the day off in observance of Labor Day. Expect things to be quiet 'round these parts unless major news breaks.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

5 things to do: Jerk Festival

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First Slice 8/31/14: West End residents fight Habitat for Humanity home design

A West End resident says Habitat for Humanity is building a home that doesn't jibe with the historic neighborhood's design guidelines. It says the city's Urban Design Commission OK'ed the home but required another new house to follow the rules.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

5 things to do: Atlanta Weekender

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Killer Mike gives FOX the business

If you know the contentious history between Fox News hosts and hip-hop artists, you know why I had to post this. Throughout the wide range of media platforms Killer Mike has taken to over the past week and a half, his message urgingShow More Summary

$2.5 million gift supports High Museum's folk art initiative

The High Museum of Art's folk and self-taught art initiatives got a huge boost this week. The museum announced that is has received a $2.5 million gift from Atlanta-based patrons Dan Boone and his late wife Merrie Boone to support the...Show More Summary

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