Focus Atlanta - Black Wall street Business Expo100 years ago in Tulsa, OK Black Wall Street was destroyed, but the spirit of entrepreneurship still lives on today. Meet and support Atlanta's Black business owners on June 19, 2021.
Car Crash Causes Fire At Piedmont Pointe Shopping Plaza, Several Businesses DestroyedA car involved in a police chase slammed into the Piedmont Pointe Shopping Plaza, causing a fire that destroyed several businesses on June 4, 2021.
Georgia Education Board Passes Resolution On Critical Race TheoryMembers of the Georgia Board of Education voted 11-2 to pass a resolution, joining several states and school systems looking to ban teaching on race.
Hearing Date Set For MLB All Star Game LawsuitThe lawsuit claims the MLB damaged local businesses and employee after moving the game to Denver based upon Georgia's new voting law.
Georgia Governor Kemp Suspends Clayton County Sheriff Victor HillGeorgia Governor Brian Kemp suspended Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill following a review of Hill's indictment on federal civil rights charges
Metro Atlanta Schools Revisit Face Mask Requirements After Executive OrderMetro Atlanta Schools Revisit Face Mask Requirements After Executive Order
MLB Sued For $100 Million For Pulling All-Star Game From AtlantaThe fallout over Major League Baseball's decision to pull the All-Star Game from Atlanta continues, after an advocacy group announces a multi-million dollar lawsuit against the league.
Focus Atlanta - Workplace CatalystMagalie Rene provides tips on how compassion and energy can help propel you toward success during social unrest.
Focus Atlanta - SADDStudents Against Destructive Decisions provides insight on how the entire community can help end impulsive and damaging behaviors in teens.
Focus Atlanta - The Imagine ProjectThe Imagine Project is a tool to help children and adults work through trauma and experience better mental health.
Focus Atlanta - The Missing PieceWillie Moore, Jr. discusses his personal adoption and his path to finding his birth mother in an insightful documentary.
Atlantic Station Mural: Kelsey Montague's Interactive Artwork Celebrates The CommunityIn addition to shopping, eating and hanging out at Atlantic Station, visitors can catch of glimpse of interactive art displays, including a mural painted by notable artist Kelsey Montague.
Marcell Azuna Arrested For Domestic ViolenceHe was released on $20K bond and ordered to stay away from his wife.
City Of Tucker Holds William "Bill" Rosenfeld Park DedicationTucker City Councilman Bill Rosenfeld dedicated his life to serving others, and the city held a special park dedication on May 28, 2021, honoring his legacy.
Stonecrest Financial Scandal: Mayor's $235K City Bank Account WithdrawalCW69 has reported over the last several weeks about financial scandal in Stonecrest involving alleged misuse of city funds. Now, the city is looking into why the mayor withdrew a large sum of money from one of their bank accounts.
DeKalb Co. Creates First Dementia-Friendly County In GeorgiaDeKalb County hosted a drive-thru kick off event at the Lou Walker Senior Center in Stonecrest on May 26, 2021, to celebrate its efforts to become Georgia's first dementia-friendly county.
Rebuilding Together Atlanta Plants Community Garden At A.D. Williams ParkOrganizers with Rebuilding Together Atlanta and Republic Services completed a neighborhood revitalization project by planting a community garden at A.D. Williams Park. It was funded by a $50,000 National Neighborhood Promise Grant from Republic Services.
Family, Attorneys Demand Justice In Johnny Bolton No-Knock Warrant DeathFive months after a Cobb County SWAT team killed Johnny Bolton, 49, and on the anniversary of George Floyd’s death, Bolton’s family spoke for the first time, saying they’ve heard nothing but silence from the Cobb County Sheriff's Office.
Mother Of Woman Killed In Atlanta ATV Crash Urges Driver To Come ForwardNiani Gibson, 26, died one day after she was involved in an ATV crash in Atlanta, and her family is looking for the driver they say left her for dead.
Focus Atlanta - Exercise 2021Nautilus expert discusses new trends in home workout routines to keep us healthy post-pandemic.
Focus Atlanta - Atlanta HawksKevin Huerter and Cam Reddish joined Andrea Carter to discuss community impact programs of the Atlanta Hawks.
Focus Atlanta - Vitality BreathWe discussed the power of breath work and how you can achieve better health outcomes with guidance and training.
Focus Atlanta - Atlanta Wealth Building InitiativeThis week the Atlanta Wealth Building Initiative announced new programs to assist Atlanta small business owners.
Georgia Officials, Schools Push Back Against Critical Race Theory ProposalTensions are rising as several Georgia school systems look to ban Critical Race Theory.