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Public pool at Chastain Park to open May 27

Public pool at Chastain Park to open May 27

Atlanta’s public pools will open May 27, including at Buckhead’s Chastain Park, and admission for Atlanta residents will be free during Memorial Day weekend. Admission will cost $5 for adults…

Dunwoody Municipal Court offering amnesty program

Dunwoody Municipal Court offering amnesty program

Dunwoody Municipal Court is holding an amnesty program during the months of June and July for people with past due traffic citations and/or active bench warrants for failing to appear…

Daniel Lee named next Sandy Springs city attorney

Daniel Lee named next Sandy Springs city attorney

Daniel W. Lee was named the next Sandy Springs city attorney as of July 1, replacing Wendell Willard, the first and only person to hold the position thus far. “Dan,…

Another potential candidate eyes Sandy Springs council seat

Another potential candidate eyes Sandy Springs council seat

Jody Reichel, a real estate owner and Mount Vernon Woods resident, said she is likely to run for the Sandy Springs City Council District 4 seat this fall, as incumbent…

Sarah Smith Elementary reading fundraiser raises $100,000 for school improvements

Sarah Smith Elementary reading fundraiser raises $100,000 for school improvements

Sarah Smith Elementary’s 12th annual reading fundraiser raised $100,000 for the PTA. The funds in the past have been used to pay for enhancements to the school, including adding artificial…

Dunwoody early voting relocated to Dunwoody Methodist Church

Dunwoody early voting relocated to Dunwoody Methodist Church

In order to provide equal availability of advance voting to the voters of Dunwoody for the 6th Congressional District runoff election, the Board of Registration and Elections announced the relocation…

Brookhaven Police host May 23 human trafficking event

Brookhaven Police host May 23 human trafficking event

The Brookhaven Police Department and Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church are hosting a human trafficking awareness event at the church on Tuesday, May 23, from 6:30 p.m. to…

Sandy Springs set to name new city attorney, award service contracts

Sandy Springs set to name new city attorney, award service contracts

Daniel W. Lee may become Sandy Springs’ next city attorney at a May 23 special called City Council meeting, where new maintenance contracts are also up for approval. The city…

Woman shot in Buckhead during attempted robbery

Woman shot in Buckhead during attempted robbery

A woman was shot during an attempted robbery May 20 on the 300 block of East Paces Ferry Road in Buckhead. Her injuries were not life threatening, according to an…

Buckhead public library named among ‘most beautiful’ in Georgia

Buckhead public library named among ‘most beautiful’ in Georgia

The Buckhead branch of the Atlanta-Fulton County Library System has been named to the list of “10 Most Beautiful Libraries in Georgia” by the Georgia Public Library Service. The Buckhead…