23 min ago
LCA's Levitas: Let Officials Know Your Cityhood Views
The Lakeside City Alliance urged an audience Thursday night to practice the three Cs on the cityhood issue -- converse with neighbors to spread the word, contribute to cover the group's costs and contact elected officials to let them know where the community stands.
4 hrs ago
How Georgia School Officials Kept Design Contracts in the Family
A state judge sentenced the former chief operating officer of the school district of DeKalb County, Ga.
8 hrs ago
Tucker "Neighbor-to-Neighbor Dialogue" Continues at December 17th Community Meeting
Despite busy holiday schedules, the Tucker community continues to fill neighborhood meetings to express their passion for preserving the place they call home.
12 hrs ago
Geminids: Last Meteor Shower of 2013 Peaks This Weekend
Earthsky.org calls the Geminid meteor shower "one of the finest meteor showers visible in either the Northern or Southern Hemispheres."
16 hrs ago
Ice Cream Shop Inspected on Cold Winter Day: Restaurant Inspections December 10
The following are restaurant health inspection scores as reported by Gwinnett County: Italian Pie , 3059 Lawrenceville Highway Suite N Score: 91 A Inspection Date: December 10 Previous Score: 85 B , 82 B Type of inspection: Routine Violations: 4-1A, Violation of Code: [.04 1 - , , ] Container of raw beef stored on container of cooked beans in ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Tucker-Area Restaurant Scores: From 72 to 93
Here are some recent health inspection scores performed by the DeKalb County Board of Health for restaurants in and around our community.
Silicon Alley Insider
Atlanta's Party Animals Are Crazy About A New Spa That Claims To Cure Hangovers With An IV Drip
Walk into Atlanta's Hydration Station on a Sunday morning and you'll find a dozen people in dimly lit rooms lying on recliner chairs with needles stuck in their arms.
Meet Vince Dooley, See State Football Finals, and Laugh at 'Christmas Carol'
Need some ideas of what to do this weekend in and around Tucker? Check out our links to events and articles posted on Patch.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Sandy Springs Neighbor
DeKalb lawmakers talk cityhood, school board
Last week the reorganization of the government of DeKalb County, the school board and cityhood were the hot topics of local legislators.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
When Tucker wins, so do YOU
If you're a homeowner in their district, thank a member of the Tucker High School football team! A study conducted from 2000-2009 shows that homes located in districts of winning high school football teams see a rise in property value by approximately 1.65% in the following year.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Blaze a Trail Nearby at Nature Preserve Holiday Open House
The event, scheduled 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., is a fundraiser for the Park Pride, according to a press release from the Friends of Tucker Nature Reserve .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Cross Roads News
Residents cautious about changing government
DeKalb residents might not be 100 percent happy with their current form of government, but they are not ready to trade it in for the unknown.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Fund-raiser for Young Tucker Hero and Her Family
Earlier this week, Georgia Patches ran stories with links to fund-raising campaigns in the metro area on GoFundMe , a website which is a Patch partner.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Tickets for GHSTucker semifinal for sale TuesdayFriday at GHS
Tickets are set to go on sale for Gainesville football's Class AAAAA semifinal game against Tucker on Friday in Clarkston.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Week Ahead: Cityhood, School Board, and More
Tucker 2014 meets again Monday, Dec 2 at 7 p.m. at Northeast Baptist Church, 4046 Chamblee-Tucker Road, for another in a series of community dialogues.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Macy the cat companion is being evicted.
The new Executive Director at Atria says she has to be gone by 12/9. Macy is an 8-year-old American longhair who, for the past 6 years, has lived in the memory care unit at Atria of Tucker.
Growlers & Guitars Saturday on Main Street
Growler Time in Tucker is having another installment of Growlers and Guitars, this Saturday, Nov. 30 from 5 to 7 p.m. "We will have live jazz and holiday classics for your enjoyment," owner Richard Hamilton posted on Facebook .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Tucker Historical Society's Thanksgiving Message
Any other time of the year when we hear the word Thanks, it's just an ending to a sentence and we go on our way.
Tucker Resident Receives UGA Award
Gene Bottoms, of Tucker, is one of 16 leaders honored this fall with the University of Georgia Graduate School's Alumni of Distinction Award for achieving exceptional success in his professional careers and in service to the community.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Tucker 2014 Encourages Ongoing Neighborhood Dialogue
A statement from Tucker 2014 With interest in cityhood surging among Tucker citizens, a series of community meetings focused on the proposed City of Tucker will continue on Monday, Dec. 2 at Northeast Baptist Church, 4046 Chamblee-Tucker Road at 7 p.m. "It's exciting to see what is happening across the Tucker community as more and more people ... (more)