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Atlanta City Council committee chairs set

Atlanta City Council committee chairs set

Local Atlanta City Council members will be leading the finance, committee on council and utilities committees. District 7 Councilmember Shook will again be serving as the chair of the finance/executive…

Local MLK Day celebrations set for Jan. 15

Local MLK Day celebrations set for Jan. 15

Celebrations will be held in Buckhead, Brookhaven, Dunwoody and Sandy Springs in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which is Jan. 15. Admission to the Atlanta History Center will be…

After mayoral loss, Norwood questions Buckhead’s share of city improvements

After mayoral loss, Norwood questions Buckhead’s share of city improvements

Mary Norwood, during what she dubbed “her first speech, unofficially after losing” the Atlanta mayoral race, urged Buckhead residents to press the new administration on whether the neighborhood is getting its…

State lawmakers preview upcoming legislation at Buckhead Council

State lawmakers preview upcoming legislation at Buckhead Council

Two local state legislators, Rep. Beth Beskin and Rep. Deborah Silcox, said they plan to tackle property tax increases during this session of the General Assembly. The two Republican state…

Fulton Board of Education to vote on Riverwood designs

Fulton Board of Education to vote on Riverwood designs

The Fulton County Board of Education is set to vote on designs for the next phases of Riverwood International Charter School construction among concerns about changing the driveway at Heards Ferry.…

State legislators to update Buckhead Council

State legislators to update Buckhead Council

Two local state legislators will provide updates on legislation at the Jan. 11 Buckhead Council of Neighborhoods meeting. Rep. Beth Beskin, who represents most of Buckhead, and Rep. Deborah Silcox,…

Atlanta Public Schools to shift some Midtown students to Buckhead

Atlanta Public Schools to shift some Midtown students to Buckhead

To relieve overcrowding at Midtown Atlanta schools, the Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education has unanimously voted to shift students from two areas to Buckhead schools. Students living on parts…

Youth Leadership Sandy Springs students learn to run a city

Youth Leadership Sandy Springs students learn to run a city

Participants in Youth Leadership Sandy Springs, which includes students from 10 local schools, used a board game to learn how to run a city, and received some tips from Sandy…

Architect John Portman leaves legacy of local works

Architect John Portman leaves legacy of local works

  John C. Portman Jr., the renowned architect, developer and artist who died Dec. 29, is being remembered locally for his Buckhead interior design center and a new sculpture that…

Readers’ favorite Buckhead stories of 2017

Readers’ favorite Buckhead stories of 2017

The Reporter website offers breaking news alongside our regular local coverage. Here are the top 10 Buckhead stories of 2017 as clicked by our online readers. Click the headline to…