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Dad's Checklist Challenge at Brook Run Park on Saturday Oct 25 available from 10 am to 6 pm

Last year I participated in the Dads' Bucket List - Checklist Challenge event in Canton, GA and was so impressed with the event that I was able to convince the organizers (most of whom are Dunwoody Dads) that Brook Run Park would be a better venue to repeat the event. Show More Summary

Hail Southern, Beat State

The future of Bulloch County and Georgia Southern changed drastically in 1981 when former Georgia Southern College President Dale Lick made the decision to renew football at the school after not fielding a team since 1941. From 1981Show More Summary

President Obama Endorses Nunn

President Obama took to the airwaves this afternoon to endorse Michelle Nunn. Unsurprisingly, Republicans have pounced on the quote and exclaimed a Michelle Nunn victory will usher in a new era of liberal darkness. You can listen toShow More Summary

WWE and Governor Nathan “Gainesville Gator” Deal To Host “Tribute to the Troops” in Columbus

On December 9th, military personal and their families will enjoy “TV’s most patriotic and heartwarming show of the year” at the Columbus Civic Center. Vince McMahon and Governor Deal have announced the 12th annual “Tribute to the Troops”...Show More Summary

True school spirit at Dunwoody's Homecoming - Hannah Keen & Gus Ashbury

Such a great story coming out of Dunwoody High School tonight as two special needs students are named Homecoming King & Queen. Hannah Keen and Gus Ashbury will reign supreme at Saturdays Homecoming Dance as the students were honored in a landslide vote of their fellow classmates. Show More Summary

Unique cafe brings together students at Dunwoody High

Very Uplifting Story from Dunwoody High Every Tuesday morning at Dunwoody High School, there's a line outside Kerry Brown's classroom, which doubles as a unique cafe.It's named for the school's mascot, and it's run by students with mild...Show More Summary

Morning Reads — One Month Until the Big Day

We’re a mere four weeks away from the big day. “Stove/Smother” from Sloan.  State’s witness changes testimony in APS trail; case becoming a circus. New York Times Editorial Board says “no comment needed” for Perdue outsourcing comments. ...Show More Summary

Morning Reads for Tuesday, October 7, 2014

On this date in history, The Stamp Act Congress was convened (1765), Edgar Allan Poe died (1849) and Palestinian gunmen hijacked the Italian cruise ship Achille Lauro in the Mediterranean with more than 400 people aboard (1985). Also, Georgia Tech beat Cumberland College 222-0, in the most lopsided game in college football history. Show More Summary

Dunwoody Public Works Director, Mr. Michael Smith gives DHA a comprehensive update of all public works projects.

Video Very comprehensive update on all in process City of Dunwoody Public Works projects.Remember that See, Click, Fix is the preferred method of reporting items that need repair or attention. Link

Young Dyslexic Writers and Courage and Compassion Awards

Dyslexic Advantage To Understand, Build, and Use the Essential Strengths of the Dyslexic Mind Video Karina Eide Young Dyslexic Writers and Courage and Compassion AwardsDeadline Jan 21, 2015

Tom Owens, A Man Amok

(This is a chapter in my unfinished, yet-untitled book about civic participation in Georgia politics. It’s also opposition research madness for those inclined. Enjoy.)  Tom Owens is what happens when no one gives a damn about local government. Show More Summary

Dunwoody Forum for DeKalb Commissioner shows vast differences in qualifications.

Full 45 min Video of the Candidates This evening I attended and recorded the DeKalb County Commissioner Candidate Forum sponsored by the Dunwoody Homeowners Association and the Dunwoody Crier where all five candidates looking to replace Elaine Boyer were in attendance. Show More Summary


So, two of my favorite vocalists, Dallas Green (my favorite artist, AKA City and Colour), and the incredible Alecia Moore (AKA P!nk) have teamed up to make a beautiful record, and the result is called You+Me. Their first song, You+Me,… Read more ?

Morning Reads for Friday, October 3, 2014

Here: – Rep. Jack Kingston on the Ebola outbreak. – Drones in Inman Park. - Warren Hill loses appeal. – The worst thing about people in politics… There: – Ten most vulnerable House members. – China tests another missle. – Compromised Grand Jury in Ferguson? – FCC’s “chilling” of speech. Show More Summary

Dads, please spend a couple of quality hours with your children in Brook Run Park on Oct 25th doing the Checklist Challenge.

Last year I participated in the Dads' Bucket List - Checklist Challenge event in Canton, GA and was so impressed with the event that I was able to convince the organizers (most of whom are Dunwoody Dads) that Brook Run Park would be a better venue to repeat the event. Show More Summary

Morning Reads for October 1, 2014

How fitting that these no. 1 reads are on day number 1. I missed Trane’s birthday last Wednesday so here is “My Favorite Things” from the Olatunji Concert.  On a more relevant birthday note: happy 90th to Georgia’s best President, Jimmy Carter. Show More Summary

Burglars steal family’s blind Boston Terrier and DeKalb Police are on the case. #bringboomerhome

The DeKalb County Police Department is usually in the news and the stories are rarely uplifting but if I had a wish, I would hope to read that Boomer the blind dog was found and returned to the 2year old child that misses him. Full AJC...Show More Summary

First Slice 9/26/14: Following my lead, Attorney General Eric Holder is resigning

Like me, Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. is resigning. Unlike me, Holder plans to remain in office until his replacement is confirmed.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

The Beatles come to Dunwoody - Concert at All Saints, Saturday Sept. 27!

Ok, maybe not The Beatles, but very close. The Buggs, a fabulous Beatles tribute band will be performing under the stars for a Chastain-style event the night of September 27th. Gates open at 6:45pm; the concert starts at 7:30pm. Tables for 6 or 8 people can be purchased in advance for $75. Show More Summary

Pomposity-Free Morning Reads

You already know how exceedingly great these will be, what could I possibly say about them? “Lighthouse Blues” from Gerald Wilson (RIP) Claim that Michelle Nunn’s group funded terrorists is bogus.  Data from 56 million cards used atShow More Summary

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