District Court judge terminates Fulton Co. Jail consent decree
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Volunteer serves more than 25 years at Atlanta Speech School
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April 16, 2015 07:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
As residents observe National Volunteer Week this week, a helper at a Buckhead school has spent about 25 years demonstrating the value of year-round community service. “We all should give back and be grateful for what we have been given,” said Benita Johnson, a library media center volunteer at the Atlanta Speech School at 3160 Northside Pkwy. “We should be as responsible as if we were at a job – being paid.” Established in 1938, the school offers language and literacy development r...
Atlanta school board approves 2015-16 budget
At its meeting Monday, the Atlanta Board of Education approved the 2015-16 general fund budget for Atlanta Public Schools, at $685.6 million. According to Superintendent Meria Carstarphen’s blog, t...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Near city center, soul of Sandy Springs is alive, well
As Sandy Springs continues to futz with a plan for a brand-spanking-new, super-awesome city center, the city’s soul is alive and well. The latest I have read is the city is continuing to gather pub...
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State Rep. Tyrone Brooks resigns
Georgia Rep. Tyrone Brooks has resigned his seat in the state House of Representatives. Brooks on Thursday submitted a letter of resignation to Gov. Nathan Deal. Court records show the Atlanta Demo...
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Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
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