Clubs in Atlanta have closed before — and others have opened to replace them, regenerating a music scene for another type of music in a
The 22nd Annual Sheridan Park Yard Sale is tomorrow between 9am-4pm, and there are treasures a-plenty waiting for you. Here's a list of sellers and their locations from Kathy Cook, who does so much to make it happen each year. Rain date is Sunday.Don't forget the Sunnyside Mall Art Fair takes place between 9am and 3pm at Magnolia and Sunnyside, too. Show More Summary
It’s Friday so let’s focus on the big issues: congressmen cuddling with puppies. Thursday was apparently ASPCA day on the Hill and I’m sure our congresscritters were pawing each other out of the way to get in on the action. Rep. Lewis was one of them. Show More Summary
“Damn,””hell” and “b#%h” are the most popular swear words in the South. “Douche,” not so much. This, according to a new survey from Jack Grieve, a lecturer in forensic linguistics at the United Kingdom’s Aston University. He has created a detailed set of maps of the US showing strong regional patterns of swearing preferences. Show More Summary
It’s common knowledge the Tea Party is fed up. If you missed their agonizing screams during session, you might have seen their disgruntled social media presence. Regardless, the Tea Party is taking unorthodox action to gain power. At...Show More Summary
The following is a guest post by Jason Anavitarte: Summer is the hungriest time of year for many kids from low-income families in Georgia. When schools close, school meals disappear and summers can turn into a time of hunger and anxiety. Show More Summary
Mark Herring points to a law relating to felony convictions, which the former governor himself signed.
On Friday, authorities charged Narges Shafeirad, 33, with first-degree murder and first-degree arson following an investigation into the death of her 5-year-old son Daniel Dana. The investigation found that Dana was poisoned before police found him in a burned car last month.
Two of the Maryland roommates just returned from the World Series of Poker with $500,000 in winnings.
Also, Donald Trump piñatas arrive in the Mission, BART is shut down between the East Bay and SF all weekend, and Muni stops underground service early starting tonight. [ more › ]
Woman climbs barricade set in front of permanent White House fence; creates stir
Plus Michael Bauer throws shade on four restaurants he chose not to review. [ more › ]
A roundup of news in the Washington area.
And yes, it's spitting distance from everyone's favorite free amenity, Dolores Park. [ more › ]
The Warrior-Scholar Project helps ease enlisted veterans’ transition to life in college.
This is decently big news in the taxi/rideshare wars, but it's only a promotion for August and September. [ more › ]
The grand jury heard at least 16 witnesses, and will return for more in mid-August before deciding whether to indict Officer Adam Torres.
"[W]ho will be protected and who will be thrown to the dogs." [ more › ]
A blue moon is most commonly defined as the second full moon to fall in a calendar month, even though the actual etymology is a little more complicated. [ more › ]
Blue skies, low humidity, no rain -- what more could you ask for on the first weekend in August?