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Atlanta mayoral race recount would take several days

Atlanta mayoral race recount would take several days

While Buckhead overwhelming voted for Mary Norwood in the Dec. 5 Atlanta mayoral runoff election, Keisha Lance Bottoms narrowly defeated her by about 700 votes. Bottoms declared victory late Dec.…

Atlanta mayoral race too close to call

Atlanta mayoral race too close to call

Keisha Lance Bottoms has claimed victory in the extremely tight Atlanta mayoral race, but her opponent Mary Norwood is demanding a recount and has not conceded. With 100 percent of…

Moore to be next Atlanta City Council president

Moore to be next Atlanta City Council president

Felicia Moore will be the next Atlanta City Council president after defeating her opponent Alex Wan in the Dec. 5 runoff election. With 100 percent of precincts reporting, Moore won…

Jordan wins state Senate District 6 seat

Jordan wins state Senate District 6 seat

Jen Jordan won the state Senate District 6 seat in the Dec. 5 special runoff election in a victory over fellow Democrat Jaha Howard. Jordan, an attorney from Cobb County,…

Pitts will be next Fulton County chairman

Pitts will be next Fulton County chairman

Robb Pitts will be the next Fulton County Commission chairman after defeating Keisha Waites in the Dec. 5 runoff election, according to unofficial state results. Pitts, a Buckhead resident, drew…

U.S. Rep. Loudermilk pitches, defends GOP tax reform plans

U.S. Rep. Loudermilk pitches, defends GOP tax reform plans

U.S. Rep. Barry Loudermilk pitched the Republican tax reform legislation at a Dec. 4 Sandy Springs Rotary Club lunch, drawing applause for the overall tax-cutting concept, and also a critical…

MARTA to host live music at Sandy Springs, Buckhead stations

MARTA to host live music at Sandy Springs, Buckhead stations

Local musicians will perform at MARTA stations in Buckhead and Sandy Springs throughout December. MARTA has announced that 20 musicians representing multiple genres will perform at several stations during the…

Atlanta, Fulton runoff Election Day is Dec. 5

Atlanta, Fulton runoff Election Day is Dec. 5

A new Atlanta mayor, a new Fulton County Commission chair, a new Atlanta City Council president and a new state senator will be chosen by local voters in runoff elections…

Groundbreaking set for BeltLine trail in Buckhead’s Memorial Park

Groundbreaking set for BeltLine trail in Buckhead’s Memorial Park

Officials will break ground on the Northwest BeltLine Connector Trail on Dec. 12. This will mark the official beginning of the project that will bring a multiuse path to the…

Atlanta City Council allots $5 million for PATH400

Atlanta City Council allots $5 million for PATH400

The city has now committed to allot $5 million of TSPLOST funding for the PATH400 project. Atlanta City Council passed on Nov. 20 an ordinance that will direct $5 million…