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Zeff named interim leader of Fulton County School System
At its meeting Thursday at Holmes Elementary School in East Point, the Fulton County Board of Education named Kenneth Zeff as the school district’s interim superintendent beginning June 2. The anno...
April 23, 2015 08:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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District Court judge terminates Fulton Co. Jail consent decree
The Fulton County government Thursday announced U.S. District Chief Judge Thomas Thrash Jr. Thursday granted Fulton’s motion to terminate the consent decree imposed in 2006 in the case Harper v. Fu...
April 23, 2015 08:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roswell Road/Hildebrand Drive to be developed
A mixed-use development planned for Roswell Road at Hilderbrand Drive in Sandy Springs has finally received the green light. Located at 6125 Roswell Road, currently the Hilderbrand Court Shopping C...
April 23, 2015 05:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Fashionista
Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department’s Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, March 29 through April 4. —    Provided by Officer A. S. White. Editor’s note: The Sandy Springs Police ...
April 23, 2015 04:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Art gets new meaning when mixed with wine
Painting with a Twist opened in Buckhead in late March to offer residents art classes with a twist. The Mandeville, La.-based franchise has 207 stores nationwide and three in Georgia, including Law...
April 23, 2015 11:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurants join forces for Open Hand benefit
Restaurants in Buckhead, Sandy Springs and Vinings will join Open Hand April 29 to celebrate its 23rd annual Dining Out for Life in Atlanta. “ActionAIDS started this event in Philadelphia 25 years ...
April 23, 2015 11:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weber School presents student-produced Holocaust video
Holocaust survivors shared memories with students at The Weber School in Sandy Springs Thursday. Weber senior Dani Fabian  presented a self-produced video of a class project to commemorate Holocaus...
April 23, 2015 11:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton County to host chainsaw, ladder safety safety class
The Fulton County Cooperative Extension will host a chainsaw and ladder safety training class for private-sector employees only April 30 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the North Fulton Service Center,...
April 23, 2015 09:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Get Motivated! Business Seminar coming to Atlanta
The Get Motivated! Business Seminar, an energetic, entertaining and informative business event that is world famous for its iconic speakers and remarkable stage production, will come to Atlanta Tue...
April 23, 2015 08:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hawks, Ressler agree on $850 million sale for NBA team
Seven months after a racially charged email put the Atlanta Hawks on the market, there's an agreement to sell the NBA team for $850 million. A group headed by billionaire Antony Ressler, which also...
April 23, 2015 07:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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After recall, Fulton school district removes Blue Bell products
Following Brenham, Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries’ voluntary recall for all of its products on the market after some samples tested positive for listeria, a potentially deadly bacteria, the Fulto...
April 22, 2015 12:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eva Galambos remembered as mother of Sandy Springs
Eva Galambos, founder of the city of Sandy Springs, was laid to rest at the Arlington Memorial Cemetery in Sandy Springs Tuesday afternoon after more than 200 residents, city officials and family m...
April 22, 2015 12:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Fulton County DA: heroin problem at ‘outrageous level’
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.08.15 - 10:20 am
  • Fulton health official joins others in immunization PSAs
    Tuesday, the top public health officials of Baltimore, Los Angeles, Atlanta and Boston released public service announcements that call on parents to vaccinate their children. In observance of Natio...
    April 21, 2015 02:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fulton Superior Court Clerk offering summer internship
    Applications are now being accepted for the Fulton County Clerk of Superior Court’s junior deputy clerk summer internship program. This is an opportunity for rising sophomores through seniors in me...
    April 21, 2015 11:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Georgia Commute Options encouraging green commutes
    With Earth Day this Wednesday, the Georgia Department of Transportation Monday announced it is encouraging metro Atlantans to turn their commutes green through the Georgia Commute Options program. ...
    April 20, 2015 02:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    UPDATED: Eva Galambos, Sandy Springs' 1st mayor, dies at 87
    Eva Galambos, the city of Sandy Springs' first mayor and the driving force behind its incorporation efforts, died Sunday afternoon after losing her battle with cancer, the city announced Sunday nig...
    April 19, 2015 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Northside Hospital's first Tax Day Baby gets surprise
    April 15 at 1:32 a.m. 7-pound Jonathan Choe was born at Northside Hospital in Sandy Springs. Shortly thereafter, his parents were surprised with a contribution to a Path2College 529 Plan account fo...
    April 18, 2015 09:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Leadership Sandy Springs hosts Earth Day event
    Leadership Sandy Springs is back with its 13th annual Volunteer for a Better Sandy Springs Day Saturday. The event will kick off at 8 a.m. at the North Springs Charter High School, 7447 Roswell Roa...
    April 17, 2015 10:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fulton County Schools district honors volunteers
    In honor of National Volunteer Week, which started Sunday and ends Saturday, Fulton County Schools last week announced its 2015 volunteers of the year. These community members are an example of how...
    April 16, 2015 03:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Residents asked for feedback on Fulton district courses
    Beginning with the 2015-16 school year, Riverwood International Charter School in Sandy Springs will offer a new International Baccalaureate Chinese course and Roswell High School will offer litera...
    April 16, 2015 02:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Center for Hard-to-Recycle Materials to open Saturday
    Atlanta now has a permanent place where residents can bring items that cannot be recycled through normal means. The Center for Hard-to-Recycle Materials (CHaRM) in southeast Atlanta will open Satur...
    April 15, 2015 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fulton school board reviews budget at work session
    The Fulton County Board of Education Tuesday announced at its monthly work session at the North Learning Center in Sandy Springs it received a first look at the entire 2015-16 budget proposed by Su...
    April 14, 2015 06:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fulton school board members hosting community meetings
    The local members of the Fulton County Board of Education will host monthly community meetings this week, the school district announced Tuesday. District 3 board member Gail Dean will host a meetin...
    April 14, 2015 05:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Georgia Commute Options hosting Be the Solution activities
    Georgia Commute Options, a Georgia Department of Transportation program designed to encourage alternatives to driving to work alone, Wednesday announced it is planning a week’s worth of activities ...
    April 14, 2015 02:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Smog season starts Wednesday
    by Neighbor Staff
    03.31.15 - 05:14 pm
  • Police: Missing child found
    by Neighbor Staff
    03.28.15 - 01:22 pm