Atlanta Community Food Bank's Annual Hunger Walk Run 5-K Returns On March 6After a two-year virtual hiatus, the Atlanta Community Food Bank's 38th Annual Hunger Walk Run 5-K is happening on Sunday, March 6, 2022, and this year, it's both in-person and virtual.
Roadmaster’s New Conley, GA Facility Addresses Truck Driver Demand, Supply Chain IssuesA new training center in Conley, Georgia will put more truck drivers on the road and help address ongoing supply chain issues.
Dr. Alveda King, Former NFL Player Jack Brewer Tour Opportunity Zones In AtlantaFormer NFL player Jack Brewer and Dr. Alveda King tour opportunity zones in Atlanta and weigh in on an America First Policy Institute initiative called Opportunity Now.
Local Leaders, Advocates Urge Biden To Push For Climate InvestmentsLocal leaders and advocates call on President Joe Biden to deliver on his promises of historic investments to address climate change.
ComfiArt Helps Black, Indigenous Artists Master The Art Of BusinessBlack-owned ComfiArt provides resources and closes the equity gap for Black and other minority artists.
Clayton County 'Share Our Voices Teen Summit' Encourages 9th Graders To Speak UpClayton County Public Schools continued its conversations on violence while hearing from 9th graders during the virtual 2022 Share Our Voices Teen Summit.
Metro Atlanta Ukrainian Community Responds To Russian Invasion Of Their HomelandThe Ukrainian Congress Committee of America's Georgia Branch is raising awareness of the Russian invasion of Ukraine and calling on the U.S. and its allies to take swift action.
Atlanta-Area Churches Receive $8.5 Million Grant To Create Affordable HousingA multimillion dollar grant will soon help several Metro Atlanta houses of worship create hundreds of affordable homes. Mayor Andre Dickens joined the organizations involved for a press conference to release the details on February 23, 2022.
Nourish + Bloom Market, World's First Black-Owned Autonomous Grocery Store, Opens In FayettevilleNourish + Bloom Market, a new grocery store in Fayetteville, is now the first Black-owned autonomous grocery store in the world. The owners were excited about the community's support at Friday's grand opening.
Family Of Vincent Truitt Files $150 Million Lawsuit Against Cobb County, Police OfficerThe family of Vincent Truitt, 17, filed a $150 million lawsuit against Cobb County and the officer involved in his death. They say the county and district attorney have failed to hold the officer accountable for what they call an unjustified shooting.
Volunteers Needed For Atlanta's Point-In-Time Homeless CountVolunteers are needed for Atlanta's Point-in-Time (PIT) homeless count, which tracks how many sheltered and unsheltered people in a given area are experiencing homelessness.
Atlanta Mayor Unveils Plans For New Buckhead Police PrecinctThe Atlanta Police Department will soon open a new police precinct in Buckhead. During an announcement ceremony on Thursday, Mayor Andre Dickens said opening the new APD Zone 2 Precinct is just one step the city is taking to reduce crime.
Biden, Harris Bring Push For Federal Voting Rights Laws To AtlantaPresident Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris traveled to Atlanta on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, to bring attention to voting rights legislation currently stalled in the Senate.
Georgia DPH Opens COVID-19 Mega-Testing Sites in DeKalb, Cobb CountiesAs the spike in COVID-19 continues in Georgia, the State Department of Health has opened new COVID-19 Mega Testing sites in Cobb and DeKalb Counties.
‘Beyond The Bars’ Program Celebrates First Graduating Class Of Rescue Dog Trainers'Beyond the Bars' graduates celebrated a big milestone on Thursday. They train rescue dogs as part of a pre-trial diversion program.