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Atlanta families will take to the streets in downtown Atlanta this Saturday, August 23, to support the families of Ferguson , MO.
The Georgia Aquarium won the top honor on August 20, 2014, as online voters selected Atlanta's top tourist destination as the number one aquarium in North America.
Laura's love for broadcast news started when she was 15 years old. She was active in the 4-H Club and chose communications as her project area.
Then he sobered them up with advice about how they could do their own jobs better, how to handle such recurring classroom challenges as apathy and short attention spans.
Blight in all its forms - the boarded-up house a few doors down, the pile of tires gathered on the empty lot, the overgrown grass marring what might otherwise be a nice street - has overwhelmed Atlanta for years.
A two-year-old attempted murder case has ended with an arrest. James Person, 47, of 1105 Fountain Drive, Atlanta, Ga., was arrested on August 11 by the Barnwell Police Department and charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to his arrest report.
Sometimes Atlanta really is Hotlanta, though overall, the weather isn't all that bad.
Georgia State went 0-12 last season, its first under Miles, as the Panthers moved into the Sun Belt Conference.
On Aug. 23, comedian Jeff Foxworthy and seven other celebrity fathers will be talking about their jobs not the ones they do for a living, as a comedian, football coach, political and sports commentator or athlete.
Coheed and Cambria frontman Claudio Sanchez may be a new father -- he and his wife welcomed their first child earlier this summer -- but he's now slowing down.
Atlanta restaurant Diner is among restaurants on Eater.com's national list of '53 Most Anticipated Openings for Fall 2014.'
A bus driver and two students were injured in a vehicle accident Monday Morning.
Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Atlanta to protest the shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed man who was fatally shot by a police officer in Protesters gathered outside the CNN Center and marched through downtown Atlanta Monday evening chanting and holding signs calling for answers in 18-year-old Brown's death.
Authorities say an owl that went missing from Zoo Atlanta has been found on the front porch of a home about a half-mile away.
Metro Atlanta is in the midst of a post-Great Recession population growth rebound and now claims 4,272,300 residents, Atlanta Regional Commission reported.
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