Local children in Horizon Theatre’s 'Madeline's Christmas'
by Bobby Tedder
December 17, 2014 03:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Productions of “Madeline’s Christmas” at the Horizon Theatre Co. in Little Five Points have fast become an Atlanta holiday staple. The musical — based on Ludwig Bemelmans’ classic children’s book — is set to run through Dec. 31 for the seventh consecutive year. It has six young actors from Buckhead and Sandy Springs. “It really is a profound experience for children,” director Spring Mason said of the production, which opened Dec. 6. “Many families and thousands of people come see it...
Area’s schools CCRPI scores mixed
The Georgia Department of Education Tuesday released the College and Career Ready Performance Index, based on data from the 2013-14 academic year. Local schools had mixed results. In February 2012,...
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Column: Progress being made in state’s charter school efforts
You may recall I vigorously opposed passage of a constitutional amendment in 2012 creating the State Charter School Commission that would allow an alternative method for authorizing charter schools...
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Metro Atlanta organizations help woman aid burned baby
A Staten Island, N.Y., woman who has helped children at one metro Atlanta school is now helping two other metro Atlanta organizations aid a badly burned baby from Swaziland. Elissa Montanti, founde...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 1417335 views | 0 0 comments | 818 818 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?