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Sandy Springs Council approves redesign of city’s namesake spring

Sandy Springs Council approves redesign of city’s namesake spring

The elaborate redesign of Sandy Springs’ namesake spring may come as soon as January 2018 after the City Council gave its unanimous blessing Feb. 21. The historic spring on Heritage…

DeKalb CEO Thurmond to address water billing crisis

DeKalb CEO Thurmond to address water billing crisis

DeKalb CEO Michael Thurmond will address the water billing crisis during a special called meeting of the Board of Commissioners on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 9:15 a.m., according to a…

Massell to give ‘State of Buckhead’ address Feb. 23

Massell to give ‘State of Buckhead’ address Feb. 23

Buckhead Coalition president Sam Massell will deliver his annual “State of Buckhead” address Feb. 23 at a Buckhead Business Association breakfast. In last year’s address, the former Atlanta mayor challenged…

Sandy Springs mayor to deliver ‘State of the City’ address Feb. 28

Sandy Springs mayor to deliver ‘State of the City’ address Feb. 28

Sandy Springs Mayor Rusty Paul will deliver his annual “State of the City” address at a Feb. 28 luncheon. In last year’s address, the mayor focused on transportation issues. This…

Dunwoody council approves resolution to raise hotel/motel tax

Dunwoody council approves resolution to raise hotel/motel tax

The Dunwoody City Council is hoping to join with other cities in the area to raise its hotel/motel tax from 5 percent to 8 percent to promote tourism in the…

Anti-Trump protesters march in Buckhead

Anti-Trump protesters march in Buckhead

Hundreds of protesters marched in Buckhead and Midtown Feb. 20, calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Dubbed the “imPEACH NOW! (Not My) President’s Day March,” the protest was…

Dunwoody Police blotter, Feb. 5-12

Dunwoody Police blotter, Feb. 5-12

From Dunwoody Police reports dated Feb. 5 through Feb. 12. The following information was pulled from Dunwoody’s Police-2-Citizen website. Burglary and Robbery 1700 block of Mount Vernon Road — On…

Brookhaven Police blotter, Feb. 5-12

Brookhaven Police blotter, Feb. 5-12

From Brookhaven Police reports dated Feb. 5 through Feb. 12. The following information was pulled from Brookhaven’s Police-2-Citizen website. Possession and DUI 4100 block of Peachtree Road — On Feb.…

Sandy Springs Police blotter, Jan. 27-Feb. 8

Sandy Springs Police blotter, Jan. 27-Feb. 8

The following information was provided by Capt. Steve Rose of the Sandy Springs Police Department from its records and the information is presumed to be accurate.  The following incidents and…

Robin’s Nest: Marching to my own holiday drum

Robin’s Nest: Marching to my own holiday drum

I feel like I’ve spent half my life sitting in traffic and the other half waiting for something to download. And that’s a bad thing, because I’m not a patient…