Honoring International Women's Day at The Atlanta History CenterThe Atlanta History Center is honoring the Women's Suffrage Movement with an exhibit that details women who have been trailblazers over the years for women's rights.
Skyrocketing Gas Prices Taking A Bite Out of Metro Drivers' WalletsMetro Atlanta drivers are finding a way to handle skyrocketing gas prices. We spoke with truck drivers as well as rideshare drivers to find out how they are coping with gas prices that have entered record territory as a by-product of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Metro Atlanta Groups Take Bus Ride To Selma For 57th Anniversary Of Bloody SundayMetro Atlanta labor and voter advocacy groups rode to Selma, Ala., for the 57th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday. This commemorates the March 6 march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge, where police brutally attacked civil rights marchers in 1965.
Atlanta's Ukrainian Community Gathering Supplies To Send Back To UkraineVolunteers are sending everything from medicine to personal hygiene items from a big warehouse in metro Atlanta to a central location in New Jersey in order to send the materials to Lviv in Western Ukraine for distribution.
Focus Atlanta - Albert'sAlbert’s Genius Team discusses budgeting and saving for the future.
Focus Atlanta - Substance Use DisorderNational Crisis Coach provides tips to help those suffering with Substance Use Disorder.
Focus Atlanta - ComfiArtThe founder of Comfiart.com shares how BIPOC artists can thrive and grow while learning how to monetize their art.
Focus Atlanta - Growing Happy KidsAuthor of “The Happiness Workbook for Kids” discusses ways to survive pandemic times with children.
Roadmaster’s New Training Facility Addresses Truck Driver Demand, Supply Chain IssuesA new Roadmaster training center in Conley will put more truck drivers on the road and help address ongoing supply chain issues.
6-Year-Old Kendall Ray Johnson Is A Certified FarmerKendall Johnson is no ordinary 6-year-old. Her mom says she's been into plants since she was 3. Next month, she will receive a certificate from 4-H. She's the only 6-year-old to be honored with the certificate.
Dr. Alveda King, Former NFL Player Jack Brewer Tour Opportunity ZonesOpportunity zones are economic development tools that allow people to invest in underserved areas. Former NFL player Jack Brewer and Dr. Alveda King toured one in Atlanta today and weighed in on an initiative to continue these investments.
Metro Atlanta Pastor Works to Help Students Get Out of UkraineDr. Jamal Bryant, pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, is working to get students trapped by the ongoing warfare in Ukraine out of the battle zone.
Local Leaders Call on Biden Administration To Address Climate ChangeAs the Ukraine crisis unfolds, local leaders are calling on President Joe Biden to address what they call a climate change crisis in the U.S. and deliver on his promises of historic climate investments.
Superman & Lois Actress Emmanuelle Chriqui Weighs In On Season 2Emmanuelle Chriqui, the actress who plays 'Lana' in the CW series Superman & Lois, discusses the drama unfolding for Season 2.
ComfiArt Helps Black, Indigenous Artists Master The Art Of BusinessA black woman-owned resource hub called ComfiArt is giving minority artists a hand up in the art of business, addressing the lack of resources and equity gaps many Black artists face when marketing their work.
MARTA Launches New Reach Mobility Rideshare ServiceThe new app-based on-demand service allows riders to get from select zones to MARTA Rail and other parts of the city easily.
Clayton County 'Share Our Voices Teen Summit' Encourages 9th Graders To Speak UpClayton County Public Schools continued its conversations on violence, joining 9th graders for the virtual 2022 Share Our Voices Teen Summit.
Focus Atlanta - Pay It ForwardThe Pay It Forward Internship is an opportunity for HBCU students to gain hands-on experience with the Coca-Cola Bottling Company.
Focus Atlanta - Pretty Tough Womens EmpowermentThe founder of Pretty Tough Women’s Empowerment discusses new initiatives for community outreach.
Focus Atlanta - Ark Behavioral HealthA representative from Ark Behavioral Health provides tips and warning signs of Substance Use Disorder.
Focus Atlanta - Costa FarmsCosta Farms representative details the health benefits of house plants.
New Black Wall Street Market Vendors Upset About Leaks, Other IssuesMinority vendors at the New Black Wall Street Market in Stonecrest are upset about water leaks, mold, and other issues. They said management has not been responsive to their requests for assistance. The shopping center's owners say they are working to resolve the issues as quickly as possible.
Metro Atlanta Ukrainian Community Responds to Russian InvasionMembers of the Georgia Branch of the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America are supporting friends and relatives directly affected by this week's invasion of Ukraine by Russia. They're calling on the United States and Western allies to take action.
Rep. Bourdeaux Hosts Forum To Assist People Formerly Jailed To Find JobsUS Rep. Carolyn Bourdeaux (D-6th Ga.) held a roundtable to help citizens returning to the community after being incarcerated find employment. She says that without help, those individuals are more likely to return to a life of crime.