MARTA goes green on St. Patrick's Day with the unveiling of their electric bus, which will benefit the environment, reduce toxic emissions into the atmosphere and save money.
Twelve women who have made significant contributions to improving the quality of life in DeKalb County will be recognized at the Hidden Figures of DeKalb Awards Ceremony on March 23 at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center in Decatur.
Residents can help the DeKalb History Center celebrate its 70th anniversary at the Lunch & Learn on March 21 in the Historic DeKalb Courthouse.
Kids 8 to 12 can participate in a half-day of Junior Ranger activities on March 19 at Arabia Mountain as part of the Monadnock Madness celebration.
DeKalb Public Library patrons can stay even more connected with a new service it is offering – checkout of mobile hotspot devices.
Avondale Estates mayor and business leaders celebrate groundbreaking of mixed-use development.
Sugar Creek Golf Course, the one-time gem of metro Atlanta that fell into disrepair, will receive treatment on multiple levels according to DeKalb County officials.
Children of all ages can touch, explore and see their favorite trucks or equipment on wheels at Decatur Active Living’s annual Touch-a-Truck event on March 25 at the East Lake MARTA station.
Atlanta Jazz Festival celebrates 40th anniversary in May: Mayor Kasim Reed said this year's event will have 40 days of events leading up to the Memorial Day holiday extravaganza to commemorate 40 years of jazz in the ATL.
One of the first orders of business for Commissioner Steve Bradshaw (D-4), who was just elected on Nov. 8 and took office on Jan. 1, was to obliterate the invisible, yet very discernable, racial demarcation that separates North and South ...
Recording artist Nat George will appear in “‘A Change Gonna Come’ – The Sam Cooke Story” on March 19 at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center in Decatur.
Artist Charmaine Minniefield’s “Footsteps in Time” exhibit is on display through March 25 at the Stonecrest Library. Minniefield, an art history lecturer at Spelman College, explores African-American ritual from a feminist perspective in the digital collage paintings.
The DeKalb County/East Atlanta corridor are now the ATL’s most in-demand neighborhoods with the highest median rent increases in the metropolis within the past year, most particularly the DeKalb County cities of Chamblee and Tucker.
City of Avondale Estates announce groundbreaking ceremony for multi-use development Friday morning
Local at-risk teens will benefit from a grant awarded to the DeKalb Public Library for a book club program. The American Library Association grant is for the Great Stories Club, a reading and discussion program that will focus on teen ...