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Sandy Springs Police blotter, March 25-31

Sandy Springs Police blotter, March 25-31

From Sandy Springs police reports March 25 through 31. The following information was provided by Capt. Steve Rose. Robbery 250 Northridge Road—On March 30, around 8:30 p.m., a restaurant employee…

Dunwoody Police blotter, April 2-9

Dunwoody Police blotter, April 2-9

From Dunwoody Police reports dated April 2 through April 9. The following information was pulled from Dunwoody’s Police-2-Citizen website. Burglary and Robbery 4500 block of Ashford-Dunwoody Road — On April…

Brookhaven Police blotter, April 1-9

Brookhaven Police blotter, April 1-9

From Brookhaven Police reports dated April 1-9 from Brookhaven’s Police-2-Citizen website. Murder 2600 block of Buford Highway—On April 7, Edward Wilson and Shavone Whitehead were arrested on charges related to…

Buckhead police blotter, April 1-7

Buckhead police blotter, April 1-7

Police incidents for Buckhead’s Zone 2 precinct for April 1-7 as reported in the Atlanta Police Department public database. Rape 900 block of Canterbury Road, April 5 1800 block of…

Chattahoochee park visits, spending down but still big

Chattahoochee park visits, spending down but still big

The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area’s estimated visits and economic impact declined more than 10 percent last year, but the park is still a major contributor to the local economy,…

‘No thru traffic’ signs will ‘likely’ be removed after I-85 reopens, city says

‘No thru traffic’ signs will ‘likely’ be removed after I-85 reopens, city says

To curb neighborhood traffic in the fallout of the I-85 closure, the Atlanta Department of Public Works has installed “no thru traffic” signs on neighborhood and side streets. The city…

Dunwoody Senior Baseball Middle School League plays last game at Dunwoody Park

Dunwoody Senior Baseball Middle School League plays last game at Dunwoody Park

A warm, clear evening made for a perfect night for baseball. And a little bit of history. A small crowd of parents and baseball fans gathered for the last Dunwoody…

Buckhead resident named first leader of Andee’s Army

Buckhead resident named first leader of Andee’s Army

Andee’s Army, an organization devoted to helping pay medical costs for children with brain and spinal cord injuries, recently hired Buckhead resident Nina Cheney as the foundation’s first executive director.…

Exceptional Educator: Elissa Oliver, Riverwood International Charter School

Exceptional Educator: Elissa Oliver, Riverwood International Charter School

Elissa Oliver teaches culinary arts at Riverwood International Charter School. She joined the faculty at Riverwood in 2013, and also has taught classes at Viking Cooking School. In addition to…

Sandy Springs Police officer honored for bravery in shootout

Sandy Springs Police officer honored for bravery in shootout

A Sandy Springs Police officer has received a medal for bravery in his role ending a Rockdale County shootout in 2015 while serving as a deputy sheriff there. Officer Bradford…