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Add Seed Day set in Decatur
DeKalb County Public Library and the Gatekeepers Vegan Soup Kitchen have partnered to host "Add Seed Day" on Saturday, July 12, 12 - 4 p.m. at the central library location, 215 Sycamore St., Decatur.
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
Film Crew on Kings Highway Through Friday
The City of Decatur has issued a film permit to 999 Productions, LLC for filming of a project titled "Triple Nine" to take place in the 200 block of Kings Highway in the evening and overnight hours Wednesday through Friday morning, according to the Decatur Minute blog.
Georgia man pleads guilty in dog fighting ring
A Georgia man has become the eleventh person to plead guilty in a dog fighting investigation stretching across four states.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
31 Job Openings in Decatur
Here's a roundup of recent job postings in Decatur: Veterinary Technician at Animal Control Shelter Customer Service Representative for U-HAUL Branch Manager Trainee at Hertz Purchasing Agent for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Training & Compliance Specialist for DeKalb Community Service Board Storage Consultant for Metro Self Storage ... (more)
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Under Obamacare, HHS Spending Another $100M on 150 New Community Health Centers
The Affordable Care Act not only subsidizes health insurance for millions of Americans -- it also pays for new community health centers where that government-mandated insurance can be used.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Biker mom and son pistol whipped in Columbus
A Decatur, Ga., woman and her son were pistol whipped early Saturday after they apparently showed up at a biker gathering in Columbus with the wrong colors on Veterans Parkway.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Re: Use of Multimedia
Vehicles are mostly used in several cases but mostly for travelling because it is the easiest way for transportation.
Cross Roads News
Copper thieves hit libraries again
Days before the Redan-Trotti Library was to reopen after theft of copper tubing from its air conditioning units closed it for over a month, thieves struck again on June 26. Hari Karikaran, DeKalb's director of Facilities Management, said workers had just completed the repairs to the units when the thieves came overnight and took the copper tubing ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
I'll Know I'm an Artist When...
Toledo has brought the tradition of the Spanish Old Master bodegn painting into the contemporary world, giving it a little more vibrancy, but still staying true to the still life genre in a noteworthy, satisfying way.
WOW House: Completely Restored Bungalow from 1930s
This week's Decatur WOW house is a 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom bungalow from the 1930s that has been completely restored.
Decatur Student Takes Dyslexia Issue to D.C.
Decatur student Harper Rhett, 11, along with his mother, Jennifer, and a Decatur public school teacher traveled to Washington, D.C., to meet with members of Congress June 25 and 26. The issue at hand? Dyslexia and how it affects students.
Cross Roads News
Decatur's success can be replicated across Georgia
Reach into our communities and you'll find parents, students and educators working together to improve their schools.
Cross Roads News
Maya Angelou's works to be read at ...
Local poets and writers will read poems and passages from Angelou's work starting at 7:15 p.m. The performance, presented by Poetry Atlanta and Charis Books and More, is free and open to the public.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Georgia Museum of Art to highlight little-known Alabama artist
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will bring to light the works of a virtually unknown female artist in its exhibition "The Prints of Mary Wallace Kirk," on display July 19-Oct. 12. Independent scholar Stephen J. Goldfarb, who researched Kirk's life and work extensively, served as curator.
DeKalb Government Operations Task Force Meets July 2
The task force studying county government and cityhood proposals will hold a public meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2, at the Maloof Auditorium, 1300 Commerce Drive in Decatur.
McMansions Spark Debate in Decatur, Georgia
Call them teardowns, infill, or McMansions, the affluent suburb of Decatur, Georgia is dealing with growing concern about neighborhood character and tree canopy as property owners adopt the trend toward new, large houses in existing neighborhoods.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The Coastal Courier
Malachi Koben Hytower Malachi Koben Hytower was born at 9:36 p.m. June 14 to Kelley Hytower of Hinesville.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
2014 July 4th Celebrations Around Atlanta
Where will you be watching your Fourth of July fireworks celebration? As I'm sure you know, Smyrna Vinings does not hold their own fireworks show on July 4th.
Getting Affordable Care Act subsidies
The Affordable Care Act , aka Obamacare, provides subsidies to Americans making up to 400% of the poverty level, about $94,200 for a family of four.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Salem Camp Meeting to be held for 186th time
This summer will not be the first time that the Rev. Hal Brady has preached at the Salem Camp Meeting in Covington, Ga., but it has been many years.