Georgia State Representative Dewey McClain (D-Lawrenceville) has introduced HB-8. He says it proposes an increase in Georgia’s minimum wage from $5.15 to $15.00 an hour. Other lawmakers would like to see it upped to $10.10 […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)- Google confirmed on Tuesday it’s version of high-speed broadband Internet is coming to metro Atlanta. And Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed announced Tuesday that Google Fiber will be available to customers in the city […]
SkyMall suspended its catalog business and laid off 47 workers, most of them call center employees, the company hopes to be sold by the end of April.
Three weeks to the day, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed declared that the Atlanta Streetcar was ready to transport passengers. He and his family took the inaugural ride along with numerous media, politicians, and other invited […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)- Each week it’s sounding like a broken record. But for drivers in Georgia it has to be sweet music to ears and even sweeter to their wallets. Gas prices across Georgia tumbled nine […]
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Atlanta City Council President Ceasar Mitchell exchanged heated words Wednesday, during The Ryan Cameron Morning Show with Wanda Smith on CBS Radio’s V-103/WVEE. The dispute centers around Mitchell writing a […]
The German luxury automobile maker Mercedes-Benz is moving its U.S. headquarters from New Jersey to Atlanta to be closer to its manufacturing facility in Alabama.
When I arrived at the Dobbs Plaza stop for the new Atlanta Streetcar Tuesday morning, I found throngs of people waiting to take that first ride. There were city council officials, parks and recreation officials, […]
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, A.J. Robinson, President of the Central Atlanta Progress, Keith Parker, CEO of MARTA and Yvette Taylor, Regional Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration will be among the first to take a ride on […]
The price we’re paying at the gas pump continues falling to near historic lows. According to GasBuddy.com’s Gregg Laskosky, in metro Atlanta the lowest price for a gallon of regular is at a Marathon station […]
For those who make a living in the hair industry the Bronner Brothers Hair Show offers an opportunity to get the latest information from experts in the industry. Thousands come to the show twice a […]