Medical cannabis bill study committee hears from a...
by Bill Baldowski
01:59 PM, Thursday, October 23
Members of a study committee hearing testimony about legislation legalizing the prescription use of medical cannabis in Georgia recently heard firsthand statements of its positive effect on such patients. The bill is set to be reintroduced in the ...

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The Atlanta planning advisory board education committee and the Atlanta University Consortium CommUniversity will hos...
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Commission chair: county ‘can do better’ in north Fulton
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Residents turn out to talk Northside-Powers Ferry upgrades
Sandy Springs residents turned out in droves for Tuesday’s open house targeting traffic improvement projects in the N...
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City issues request for qualifications for construction ma...
The city of Sandy Springs Thursday issued a formal request for qualifications for a construction manager to work alon...
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Police seeking help in identifying robbery suspect
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Medicinal cannabis documentary ‘Growing Hope’ to premier i...
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Weekend concert to benefit young girl facing terminal diso...
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Candidates face off at Buckhead forum
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Children’s Healthcare joins statewide network
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has joined the Georgia Health Information Network, the statewide health information ...
06:47 PM, Wednesday, October 01
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Fulton County observing Fire Prevention Week with five events
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06:42 PM, Wednesday, October 01
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Atlanta History Center to host Atlanta Speech School exhib...
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County manager's contract terminated; O'Connor replaces him
During its meeting Wednesday, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners voted 6-0 to name Patrick J. O’Connor the acti...
04:22 PM, Wednesday, October 01
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Upgrade could shorten waits
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04:15 PM, Wednesday, October 01
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Public gets say on speed humps
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