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GROUP SHOT! Meet Real ‘Housewives’ of Atlanta’s Season 7 Cast.. [PHOTO]

The women of The Real Housewives of Atlanta‘s season 7 cast all posed for a group shot as they partied in Puerto Rico last night (August 27, 2014). In the photo above, Nene Leakes, Claudia Jordan, Kenya Moore, Demetria McKinney, Cynthia...Show More Summary

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DragonCon Parade, Atlanta, Ga (pic submitted by Nicole)

STREAM: IRREVERSIBLE – “Side Effects of Living” (Teaser Clip)

It’s been a minute since we’ve heard from ambient metal stalwarts IRREVERSIBLE, but on September 13th the band returns in force...

Decatur Book Festival Open Thread

Use this post to tell us your favorite talks and events at this weekend’s Decatur Book Fest! It’s a gonna be a fun – potentially soggy – couple of days!

5 things to do: Atlanta Weekender

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The Downtown Atlanta experience Clockwise from top left: - A...

The Downtown Atlanta experience Clockwise from top left: - A vibrant scene with many people walking past the Flatiron Building, one side in the light and one in the shade, both sides filled with ground level stores; - …while one block...Show More Summary

Nancy Jester of Dunwoody considering run for DeKalb County Commissioner

As soon as the announcement that DeKalb County Commissioner Elaine Boyer was resigning, names of possible replacements started pinging off the various corners of the internet. The name at the top of the pile with the best chance of winning...Show More Summary

Appetizing Aperture

We didn’t think getting this much deliciousness into one picture or one sandwich was even possible! But Ormsby's, home of the Madison, proved us wrong. This tomato-y treat has thick, grilled slices of country sourdough sandwiching roasted tomatoes, prosciutto, white cheddar and Gruyere.

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

Ludacris’ ‘Luda-Day Weekend’ 2014 Kicks Off w/Celebrity Bowling Challenge… [PHOTOS]

Christopher ‘Ludacris’ Bridges officially kicked off his annual ‘Luda-Day weekend’ with a celebrity bowling event last night (August 29, 2014) The event was held at Bowlmor Atlanta and hundreds of of guests, fans, media and celebrities all stopped through to support to charitable event. Show More Summary

Mustard or Gold? Open Thread

In the shadow of the SEC showdown between South Carolina and Texas A&M, the Kennesaw State University football program  revealed their new uniforms yesterday.  The release was done just over a year prior to their inaugural kickoff against East Tennesse State University on September 3, 2015.  While the uniforms are reportedly variations of a gold, white, […]

Update from Dunwoody Councilman Denis Shortal

Good afternoon my fellow citizens … the following are some update items of interest … 1. Paving 2014 … All the 2014 paving that was scheduled and, that can be done has been completed. This amount to about 30% of the paving that was scheduled for 2014. Show More Summary

Cook Political Moves Georgia Governor’s Race to “Tossup”

It may be Labor Day weekend, but with the general election just over two months away, the political analysts are still at work. Over at the Cook Political Report (subscription required), today gives us rating revisions for governor’s races in six states, including Georgia. The race between Nathan Deal and Jason Carter is now listed […]

$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

Quick Bites: Chow Bing shutters, Bellwoods Social House opens, and more

Chow Bing owner Gary Lin is closing his Grant Park location at 349 Decatur St. to focus on his more recently opened Buckhead outpost (3330 Piedmont Road). The healthy, fast-casual Chinese restaurant opened at the Disco Kroger shopping...Show More Summary

Art On The Atlanta BeltLine

The Atlanta BeltLine just released the schedule for their fifth annual Art On The Atlanta BeltLine series.  The party kicks off the evening of September 6th with the legendary Lantern Parade the ensuing three weeks feature a wide variety of art, music, dance all over the BeltLine. Show More Summary

Nancy Jester Mulls DeKalb Commission Run

As per a blog post on her website, Nancy Jester, former GOP candidate for Georgia State School Superintendent, has announced that she is considering a run for the DeKalb County Commission District 1 seat.  Jester placed fifth out of a crowded field of nine in the GOP Superintendent’s primary on May 20. The seat was previously held […]

G’s Midtown Features New Weekend Brunch Options: 10P Bloody Mary Brunch in a Jar, Bottomless Mimosas and Bellinis and Build Your Own Brunch

Credit: Clayton Morey Brunch in a jar, say what? Yes, you heard right. G’s Midtown is featuring a new brunch menu with items like the 10P Bloody Mary Brunch in a Jar. This home-made beverage brims with house-infused pepper vodka, house-made...Show More Summary

Oakhurst Streetscape Improvements – See What They Will Look Like

As has been discussed recently at Decatur City Commission meetings, the Oakhurst business district will soon be getting its long-awaited “streetscape improvements”.    Patti Garrett’s website notes that construction will begin this fall. So it seems like good time to take one last look at the plan so you know what to expect! Decaturish reported an […]

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