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Atlanta hospital to hold RN job fair Wednesday
Atlanta Medical Center will hold a job fair for registered nurses Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its Midtown campus, 320 Parkway Drive NE., Atlanta 30312. The hospital is looking for experience...
August 01, 2015 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding hires former Douglas County economic developer
A veteran industrial development specialist who helped recruit such industries as Google to Douglas County is bringing his talents to Paulding County. Paulding County Economic Development recently ...
July 31, 2015 05:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas commission planning property tax rate rollback, official says
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is set to roll back the property tax rate to accommodate for the increase in values for 2015, the county spokesman said. Commissioners are proposing to rol...
July 31, 2015 05:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding hires longtime economic developer to lead industrial recruitment efforts
A veteran industrial development specialist who helped recruit such industries as Google to Douglas County is bringing his talents to Paulding County. Paulding County Economic Development recently ...
July 31, 2015 05:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Foundation holds gala in College Park tonight
With the theme of Soaring to Greater Heights, the nonprofit Motherless Daughters Foundation will hold its third annual fundraiser gala and silent auction today from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Georgia Inter...
July 31, 2015 03:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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10 things to know about Atlanta Motor Speedway tonight
Just five weeks remain in the 2015 season of O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags, as the street-style drag racing series takes center stage at Atlanta Motor Speedway for the rest of the summer. ...
July 31, 2015 03:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County youth foundation hosts volunteer recruitment Sat.
The Commissioner Bruce Holmes Youth Foundation will host a volunteer recruitment workshop on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.at the Fairview Recreation Center, 35 Austin Road, Stockbridge 30281, for...
July 31, 2015 03:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Point youth pitch ideas a la 'Shark Tank' today
Over the past eight weeks, youth from metro Atlanta have spent their summer developing their own businesses in the Building Young Entrepreneurs summer program. Today at 6 p.m., at the HJC Bowden Ce...
July 31, 2015 03:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Updated - Police: Robbery suspects arrested after car chase
The Sandy Springs Police Department Friday afternoon announced it has released the names of the two armed robbery suspects that led officers on a traffic pursuit late Friday morning. The suspects h...
July 31, 2015 01:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kroger hosting job fair to fill 2,000 positions
Cincinnati-based Kroger’s Atlanta division will host a three-day job fair in hopes of filling more than 2,000 open positions for its 185 stores in Georgia, South Carolina and Eastern Alabama. Posit...
July 31, 2015 12:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Metro DeKalb CID plans ribbon cutting
With major upgrades to a high-profile DeKalb County roadway completed, the community organization responsible for the improvements will celebrate the accomplishment. The East Metro DeKalb Community...
July 31, 2015 10:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Impaired driving crackdown dedicated to McDonough artist
A recent crackdown on drunk drivers and other traffic violations in Henry County was dedicated to an artist who was supposed to sculpt a statue of Martin Luther King Jr. but died in a crash with a ...
July 30, 2015 05:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tax-free weekend offers break for Henry County shoppers
Tax-free weekend in Georgia is tomorrow and Saturday; savvy shoppers around Henry County can take advantage of back-to-school savings. Eligible items include clothing and shoes under $100, school s...
July 30, 2015 02:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County’s National Night Out is Tuesday
Henry County will promote community camaraderie and strong partnerships between police and residents during National Night Out on Tuesday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Along with free food and drinks, liv...
July 30, 2015 02:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deputies say boy, 12, found in Tennessee after abduction from Hiram home
Tennessee police located a Paulding County boy unharmed today after a family friend reportedly kidnapped him late Wednesday and a Levi's Call was issued. A vehicle carrying the boy, William Dorian ...
July 30, 2015 11:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs school for special-needs students robbed
A metro Atlanta school that serves autistic children is without many of its supplies after thieves stole thousands of dollars in equipment with just days until classes start. Police say they believ...
July 30, 2015 10:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Confederate flags found around MLK center, Ebenezer church
Federal authorities and police are investigating after Confederate battle flags were found around the Ebenezer Baptist Church and the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change in A...
July 30, 2015 10:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Covered mission
Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department July 5 through 11. Provided by Atlanta Police Officer April White. Editor’s note: The Sandy Springs Police Department did not submit report...
July 30, 2015 08:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alpharetta restricts temporary fireworks sales
Temporary tent and retail sales of fireworks will be restricted to being sold with a permit in the light industrial district of the city of Alpharetta — despite apprehension from city officials, wh...
July 29, 2015 04:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Locust Grove goes green with EV charger at Tanger Outlets mall
Drivers of electric vehicles are now able to plug in at new electric vehicle charging stations located at Tanger Outlet Mall in Locust Grove. The charging stations make it possible for drivers of e...
July 29, 2015 04:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta City Council taking summer recess
The Atlanta City Council Wednsday announced it, in accordance with city of Atlanta charter section 2-303(a), will recess Monday through Aug. 14. The next full council meeting will take place Aug. 1...
July 29, 2015 03:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ga. Highlands College offering plan for tuition payment in monthly installments
Students at Georgia Highlands College can now take advantage of a new payment plan that splits their tuition into monthly payments. This is the first time the college has offered a payment plan, ac...
July 29, 2015 03:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Point, Fulton County to host National Night Out events Tues.
Tuesday night will be a time for communities to stand together against drugs and crime as Fulton County and the city of East Point each hosts a local observation of the 32nd annual National Night O...
July 29, 2015 02:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton County, metro unemployment bucks state, U.S. trend
Unemployment in Fulton County and metro Atlanta defied a two-point drop in state and national jobless rates, each gaining a point from May to June, according to a Georgia Department of Labor monthl...
July 29, 2015 02:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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