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Atlanta, Georgia is located in Fulton County. Zip codes in Atlanta, GA include 30363, 30327, and 30347. The median home price in Atlanta is $219,900 which is roughly $127/per square foot. More Atlanta information.

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1 hr ago | Examiner.com

Monsterama brings horror classics, monster movies to Atlanta this weekend

This weekend Atlanta's newest convention, Monsterama , celebrates classic horror and the fantastic with an exciting list of guests representing an interesting cross-section of film, literature, and art experiences and is preparing to welcome guests who enjoy horror and the fantastic.

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5 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

First Slice 7/31/14: West Nile Virus found along Beltline, near other Atlanta parks

Fulton County health officials are urging residents to take precautions after several mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile Virus in Atlanta.

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7 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Meet the Past Festival Brings History to Life at the Atlanta History Center

Best of Meet the Past Museum Theatre Offerings Fill the Entire Campus for a Full Day of Family Fun This family program invites guests to experience the best of Atlanta History Center Meet the Past museum theatre offerings through interactions with characters that bring to life the stories of people from and the surrounding areas.

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11 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

Atlanta's not a world-class city

There's nothing like living in a "world-class" city. And by some accounts, Atlantans do.

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11 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

Searching for Sweet Auburn

What may seem like contradiction is reality on Atlanta's most historic street. After decades of decay, Auburn Avenue is a street of dreams again.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Chattahoochee Chatter: My. how times have changed

As we march into the dog days of summer -- even though the 63-degree wake-up call on Wednesday didn't feel much like the end of July -- we are starting to see something different in downtown Columbus.

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Sandy Springs Neighbor

Buckhead church wins battle in rectory fight with neighbors

Special Photo / This artist's rendering shows the six-priest rectory the Cathedral of Christ the King in Buckhead is building on a nearly 1-acre residential lot nearby on West Wesley Road.

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MyFoxAtlanta

Braves announce mixed-used site development team

The Atlanta Braves have announced the group of developers that will build a multimillion dollar, mixed-use site near the team's new suburban ballpark.

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WKRN

Garth Brooks adds Atlanta stop to World Tour

It's official! Atlanta will be stop No. 2 and the first southern date on the Garth Brooks World Tour.

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Creative Loafing Atlanta

Green battle lines formed at Atlanta EPA hearing

Elisabeth MacNamara, president of the League of Women Voters, says 50,000 of the League's members and supporters have asked the EPA to limit carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.

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Garth Brooks is coming to Atlanta

He's announced that he'll perform, with Trisha Yearwood, at Philips Arena on September 19th.

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Creative Loafing Atlanta

Reed supports selling land to help fund $250 million bond package, mum on parking and billboard taxes

Sometime in March 2015 Atlanta residents will be asked to vote on whether the city should take out a loan of up to $250 million to begin fixing its bridges, sidewalks, roads, and other long overdue projects that are a part of the city's nearly $1 billion infrastructure backlog.

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Examiner.com

Back to school for Metro Atlanta students: Key information you should know

Thousands of Metro Atlanta students are returning and preparing to return to classes for the 2014-2015 school year.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Driver of stolen car rams Atlanta police cruiser head-on

Authorities say a police officer was injured when a suspect rammed a stolen car into the officer's cruiser south of Atlanta.

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Creative Loafing Atlanta

Lucid FC twins say goodbye to ATL

It's fitting that Chet and Betts DeHart's favorite film is the French classic The Red Balloon .

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Business Journal

KBS Real Estate to buy Atlantic Station tower for almost $133 million

KBS Real Estate Investment Trust has agreed to buy Atlantic Station's 171 17th Street - the Wells Fargo tower - for about $133 million.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Federal carbon rule hearing in Atlanta attracts crowds of supporters, opponents

Downtown Atlanta took on a circus atmosphere Tuesday as groups on both sides of a proposed federal rule on carbon emissions staged rallies, held press conferences and paraded activists before microphones to testify during an all-day public hearing.

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Business Journal

Lawsuit: Westminster Schools discriminated against older, white teachers

Three former long-time teachers at The Westminster Schools claim Atlanta's second-largest private school fired them "in favor of a younger, more diverse faculty."

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Council hears pitch for tax measure on November ballot

For more than two hours Tuesday morning, Columbus Council listened to three experts from Atlanta outlining the advantages of Tax Allocation Districts, an economic development tool that allows newly created tax revenue to be plowed back into specially designated areas for infrastructure improvements to encourage redevelopment.

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Planetizen

Public Projects at Crossroads: Bellwood Quarry and Atlanta Civic Center

While the plan to transform the Bellwood Quarry into Westside Reservoir Park waits, as it has done for eight years, an Atlanta councilmember proposes locating the endangered Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center near the site.

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