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25+ Drivable Weekend Getaways in Ga.

There are so many wonderful vacation destinations that sometimes we forget the ones in our own backyard. There are lots of amazing weekend getaways in Ga. Whether it’s hunting alligators, digging for gold, riding into [...] The post 25+ Drivable Weekend Getaways in Ga. appeared first on.

Ga. voters, don’t kill independent oversight of judges

Until recently, Georgia had a productive and politically independent Judicial Qualifications Commission, just as outlined in the state constitution. Over an eight-year period, the commission had…

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Clairemont Ave, Decatur GA (pic submitted by Kris)

Four Decatur Streets Set To Be Repaved

From the last Decatur City Commission meeting… Four local streets are going to be repaved as part of GDOT’s Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant program. Congrats to Swanton Way, Chelsea Drive, Olympic Place, and Midway Road! The originally proposed repaving of Eastland Drive and Pensdale Road has been postponed until next year, due to the […]

AJC Book Festival Needs Volunteers! – September 1-4

From Volunteer Decatur…. The AJC DBF is just around the corner. Held at various venues in downtown Decatur, it is the country’s largest independent book festival in the country. The event includes stages dedicated to authors specializing in Poetry, History, Science, Teen and Children’s literature and even a Cooking Stage. It relies heavily on volunteer support […]

Ciara to Judge 2017 Miss America Pageant! 

2016 seems to be Ciara‘s year! [READ: Ciara & Russell Wilson Wedding Pics… (Photos)] The newlywedded songstress not only bagged her a baller, but she also landed a high-profile gig hosting the Billboard Music awards alongside Ludacris. Show More Summary

Preview: Savannah helps Clea DuVall evoke “The Big Chill” in “The Intervention”

Actress Clea DuVall wasn’t in Savannah for that long of a period but it left an impression. So much so that, when it came time to direct her first film, she returned to the area. In her new film The Intervention, opening Friday at the Plaza Atlanta Theatre, four couples gather at a Savannah home,...

SOLD! Ed Hartwell Sells $1.2 Million Atlanta Mansion At A Discount… [PHOTOS]

The divorce drama between Ed Hartwell & Keshia Knight-Pulliam continues. It seems that just days before Keshia announced her pregnancy, her husband was already plotting the  escape from his short-term marriage! As you know, the pairShow More Summary

Art Party, Margo Jefferson and more things to see and do, August 25 – September 1

Every week we're striving to help you get the most out of our city by helping you plan the week ahead. For more events happening in Atlanta, check out our calendar page.

Wing It with Some of the Southeast’s Best Chefs at Springer Mountain Farms' Atlanta Wing Fest Presented by Taste of Atlanta September 25

The inaugural Springer Mountain Farms' Atlanta Wing Fest presented by Taste of Atlanta takes flight at The Foundry at Puritan Mill on Sunday, September 25. Wings are the thing here, flanked by beer, Southern spirits and local music.Show More Summary

The Trump betrayal that we all knew was coming

When asked about how he would deal with the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants already here in the United States, Donald Trump has always had one…

Sunday Funday: Eventide Brewing in Grant Park, Atlanta, GA

Unlike many of the larger breweries in town like Sweetwater and Red Brick, Eventide is a small brewery, but doing big things. A lot of their equipment was bought second hand and repurposed to build out what they have today. Sundays are good for families to visit the brewery, as we saw many there, but they […]

'Murder Kroger' Redevelopment Very Close To Breaking Ground

Recent permit filings for '725 Ponce' have us reaching for our shopping carts. The post 'Murder Kroger' Redevelopment Very Close To Breaking Ground appeared first on What Now Atlanta.

Full Of Surprises

Yesterday was a full, but completely enjoyable day. I Forgot About La Vuelta It wasn’t until late last night that I realized that I completely forgot to pay attention to yesterday’s stage of la Vuelta a España. A Wonderful Lunch One of the reasons that I forgot about the race is that I was getting […]

The Closest Beach to Atlanta for Memorable Family Weekend Getaways

Atlanta is a great town, except for one thing; it’s not on the water. To find a great beach, you need to travel. So where is the closest beach to Atlanta? We have a few [...] The post The Closest Beach to Atlanta for Memorable Family Weekend Getaways appeared first on.

Atlanta Concerts this week: Brantley Gilbert, Steven Tyler

FRIDAY STS9 The electronic rock-funk-jazz band, otherwise known as Sound Tribe Sector 9 when formed in Atlanta nearly two decades ago, will release its first full-length studio album in nearly seven years Sept. 2 (“The Universe Inside”)....

Atlanta Tickets on sale this week: Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Dream Theater

BY SARIA CANDAY If you find a mistake in Hot Tickets, please let us know. Contact Saria Canady at scanady@ajc.com. Events are subject to change, so it’s a good idea to call the venue before driving...

Beltline Project Near Krog Street Tunnel Raises Concerns

Current proposal for Beltline project near Krog Street Tunnel raises concernsBeltline founder: The development is "not designed with transit in mind"By Frank Reddy Aug 24, 2016, 1:54pfrom: http://atlanta.curbed.com/2016/8/24/12622426/project-near-krog-street-tunnel-concerns...Show More Summary

Big Meech Approves! 50 Cent Shares Letter Re: BMF Project… 

NEWSFLASH! Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson recently shared proof of Big Meech’s approval. Jackson hit social media recently to share his excitement about his BMF project, a task that’s been in the works for almost 3 years now.  I know… because I personally spilled the tea about 50 Cent’s involvement back in 2014. Show More Summary

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