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  1. BOSCO and Speakerfoxxx want to talk about women and sneaker cultureRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    WHERE THE GIRLS ARE: Catch BOSCO and Speakerfoxxx discussing women's role in sneaker design at the High Museum's Rich Theatre on Aug. 5. In a sea of news about Kanye's latest shoe collection or the next gotta-have-it sneaker styles from Nike, rarely is there a woman positioned as the face behind athletic footwear, traditionally an avenue reserved for men. For every promo about Rihanna's collab with Puma, there are thousands for male athletes and celebrities pairing up with footwear brands.

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  2. Atlanta weekend food events: July 29-31Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Take the pups to REV Coffee for Bark n' Brew on Sun., July 31, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday My Friend's Growler Shop Fri., July 29, 5-7:30 p.m. Scofflaw Brewing Co. Preview Tap Takeover Prepare for one of Atlanta's most talked about new breweries, Scofflaw Brewing Company.

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  3. State regulators OK Georgia Power plan for more solar and nuke energy as utility edges away from coalRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Georgia Power, the company that lights up metro Atlanta, is looking to make more electrons from nukes and the sun as it edges away from coal. State regulators broadly gave the utility the go-ahead for that vision for the next three years - but not without some debate about who should take on the financial risk.

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  4. First Slice 7/29/16: Funds raised for homeless teen frozen, questions raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Donors pledged more than $184,000 to fund Fred Barley's education, but the woman who started the campaign says he may not receive the money GoFundMe officials have frozen an account with $184,000 raised to send a homeless young man to school. The 19-year-old student, Fred Barley, says he rode his bike 50 miles to register for Gordon State College, then slept in a tent on campus until local police officers found him and chipped in to get him a hotel room.

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  5. Quick Bites: Double Zero relocates, Highland Bakery sets up at Georgia State, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    NEW DIGS: Double Zero Napoletana will shutter in Sandy Springs on Aug. 6 and reopen in Emory Village in September. On Mon., Aug. 22, the Farmer Fund will host its second annual calendar release party at the Cathedral of St. Philip Second Self will debut its Serviceberry Saison, made with local serviceberries.

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  6. Atlanta starts designing program that could send some low-level...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The city jail could see fewer inmates if city and county officials and service providers successfully design pre-arrest diversion program. In late June, judges, prosecutors, police, and social service providers started trying to answer an important and timely question: How can they reduce arrests for city ordinance violations and help the people arrested avoid the vicious cycle of the criminal justice system altogether? The proposed solution they discussed is pre-arrest diversion , a program that aims to stop people accused of committing low-level crimes from ever seeing a jail cell.

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  7. First Slice 7/28/16: 'Don't boo. Vote.' Best Democratic campaign slogan ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    President Obama gave one of the biggest speeches of his presidency at last night's DNC. A lofty vision, full of hope and optimism and American exceptionalism , it stood in stark contrast to the doom and gloom cast at last week's RNC.

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  8. First Draft with Adam TolsmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Lifelong Georgia resident Adam Tolsma started working at Green's Beverages 20 years ago. After a year at the University of Georgia, he transferred to Georgia State University and picked up a job at the Ponce de Leon store to make some extra cash in 1996.

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  9. Weekend Arts Agenda: 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    This weekend, the Infinite Energy Center brings a classic musical to Atlanta. Based on stories from the Book of Genesis, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat follows the titular Joseph, son of Jacob, through his trials and tribulations.

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  10. Runoff rundown: Boyce defeats Lee, Sutton loses, and Vernon Jones is a winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Last night, while millions of people listened to former President Bill Clinton take a very long walk down memory lane, elected officials and political hopefuls across metro Atlanta learned whether their political careers were beginning - some face challengers in November - or ending. Most runoff races were dec ided by a very small number of people.

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  11. First Slice 7/26/16: AHA approves $150 million mixed-use development for former Herndon Homes siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    A $150 million housing redevelopment project is coming to the 12-acre site of Herndon Homes, the demolished public housing project located less than a mile from the future Mercedes Benz Dome. Atlanta's Oakwood Development is pairing with El Paso, Texas-based Hunt Companies to develop a mixed-use, mixed-income community with 700 housing units, fitness center, retail outlets, etc.

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  12. Quick Bites: Ryan Catherall in at Char, the Comet Pub and Lanes opens, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    TAKE ONE DOWN: The team behind Twain's opened the Comet Pub and Lanes, a pub and bowling alley with almost 60 beer options. Ryan Catherall , son of chef and restaurateur Tom Catherall, has been tapped as executive chef of Inman Quarter's Char Korean Bar & Grill , and Shaun Byun will be sous chef.

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  13. Restaurant Review: Bread and ButterflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Tues.-Fri., 7:30 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sat., 8:30 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Brunch: Sat.-Sun., 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. I knew I was falling in love with Bread & Butterfly, the new Inman Park restaurant from Cakes & Ale owners Billy and Kristin Allin, after the second bite of my mushroom French dip sandwich during my first visit. The rye bread was crunchy and generously buttered.

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  14. Atlanta according to Nadine GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    When Brooklyn native and hip-hop head Nadine Graham moved to Atlanta to attend Georgia State University in 1999, Southern rap was the furthest thing from her mind. Then a classmate introduced her to Pastor Troy.

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  15. Jonny Rhum's harmonious legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Since 2010, the Earl's in-house engineer Jonny Rhum has sculpted sound and transformed the room and the musicians on its stage night after night. His warmth toward artists and his expertise behind the soundboard have been a constant gift to Atlanta's music community for six years.

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  16. First Look: Storico Fresco Ristorante e AlimentariRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    In early June, Storico Fresco, the acclaimed Atlanta pasta maker, transformed into Storico Fresco Ristorante e Alimentari , a restaurant and Italian market that may soon achieve similar acclaim. To say this development was a big step for chef/partner Mike Patrick is putting it mildly.

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  17. The Big Green House invites Atlanta to make friends, feel somethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Athens' closely integrated arts community became a warm bathtub for Ethan and Asher Payne, who played in dream pop band Easter Island together. When the brothers made the leap to "the big city" of Atlanta in May 2014, they felt confident the move would be a good one, but they worried about building a good friend community.

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  18. Atlanta food events: July 25-31Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Taste wines from Francis Ford Coppola Winery and enjoy appetizers from Polaris' chef on Tues., July 26 from 5 p.m. Monday Victory Sandwich Bar - Decatur Mon., July 25, 5 p.m.-2 a.m. Zoetic + Victory Sandwich Bar fundraiser Zoetic Dance Ensemble is getting ready to wrap its 2016 tour in Chicago, but before they go, the all-female group wants to share a few drinks with local friends. Join the ladies at Victory Sandwich Bar to celebrate the end of one season and help support the next one.

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  19. First Slice 7/24/16: Buckhead condo hi-rise skirts water and sewer bills, resident saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    A resident of a Buckhead condo hi-rise says the building's homeowners' association has managed to avoid paying for water and sewer service for more than a decade . That's gotta make for an awkward elevator ride.

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  20. Pricey Atlanta state House race attracts more than $400kRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The race to represent Atlanta's state House District 59, which stretches from Poncey-Highland through southeast Atlanta and toward the airport, will end on Tuesday with a runoff election. It's probably the priciest district race in Georgia this year, with donations to all candidates totaling more than $400,000.

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