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AdvancED President to Give Druid Hills High's Commencement Address
Mark Elgart, president of AdvancED, has been confirmed to give the commencement address at Druid Hills High School's graduation ceremony , an ajc.com article reports.
Fri May 17, 2013
Avondale Estates Fishing Derby Saturday
Avondale Estates holds it annual fishing derby on Saturday. Residents will throw their lines into Lake Avondale and compete to catch the largest fish, the most fish and to be the oldest and youngest to catch a fish.
Wed May 15, 2013
Avondale Estates May Try Fighting Crime With 'Citizen Patrols'
Avondale Estates may try to reduce crime with a "mobile neighborhood watch." The city commission will talk about Citizen Patrols during a work session that starts at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in city hall.
Mon May 13, 2013
Job Openings: Decatur Presbyterian Needs Child Care Director
Here are some job openings in Decatur and Avondale Estates. Child care director .
Fri May 10, 2013
Creative Loafing Atlanta
Weekend Arts Agenda: Wonderglo
WonderRoot and gloATL join forces for the second time on Saturday May 11 to present Wonderglo at the W Hotel Midtown.
Art-B-Que, Green Fest Best Bets For The Weekend
There's plenty to do this weekend in Decatur and Avondale Estates. Here are five suggestions, but for a full list of ideas go to the Patch calendar of events .
Thu May 09, 2013
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the ... (more)
Sandy Springs Neighbor
After 12 years of teaching science in the City Schools of Decatur, Kris Webb is turning in her grade books and syllabi to open her own science educational enrichment company, The Science of Fun.
Downtown Avondale Estates Now An 'Opportunity Zone'
The City of Avondale Estates has taken a major step toward revitalizing the downtown business district.
Wed May 08, 2013
Avondale Estates Police Warn About Backyard Work Scam
Avondale Estates police are warning residents this week about a scam being pulled in the area.
Mon May 06, 2013
Avondale Estates Hiring Communications Manager
Community communications manager . City of Avondale Estates. Pay not listed. Apply by May 10.
Sun May 05, 2013
Mexican Restaurant Openings The Week's Top Story
Here are the top stories of the week of April 28 in Decatur/Avondale Estates Patch.
Thu May 02, 2013
New Age Store in Avondale Estates Closing
Trilogy , a new age and metaphysical store in downtown Avondale Estates, is closing May 19 because the owners are moving out of town.
Wed May 01, 2013
Good Food, Good People: Decatur-Avondale Estates Patch Wants Your Restaurant Stories
You know that bursting-at-the-seams rush of excitement you get when you discover a little-known eatery? The kind you can hardly contain to the point where you're texting your friends with still-greasy fingers? We recently received an e-mail in that spirit from a neighbor: An excellent hidden gem found right at our doorstep, Chateau de Saigon, just ... (more)
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Academy Theatre Cancels Steampunk Fest
The Academy Theatre in Avondale Estates has cancelled this weekend's Cinco-de-Steamfest because of building problems.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Cinco-De-SteamFest To Take Over Academy Theatre
Here are five things to know about this week in Decatur and Avondale Estates. For a full list of things to do, look at the Patch calendar of events .
Job Openings: Decatur Needs Crossing Guard
Here are some job openings in the Decatur and Avondale Estates area. Account Manager .
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Decatur and Avondale Estates
Cue up the mariachi band-Cinco de Mayo is fast approaching. The celebration of Mexican heritage on May 5 is sometimes mistaken for Mexico's Independence Day .
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Cross Roads News
Program taking back old medicine
DeKalb residents can safely dispose of unused, unwanted and expired prescription drugs at more than 30 metro Atlanta locations during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on April 27.