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Georgia Conservancy Releases Annual Impact Report

 Continuing the “green” theme from this week, the Georgia Conservancy released its annual impact report this week. Fresh off naming Governor Deal as the state’s Distinguished Conservationist at their major fundraiser in October, the report is a breakdown of what … Continue reading

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Atlanta Mayoral Greenspace Forum: Runoff Edition

 The first thing one notices in a forum during the runoff period is just quite how powerful a difference it makes when there are only two people on stage instead of ten. During the general election, it was rare for … Continue reading

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One Week To Go in Atlanta Mayoral Runoff

 With one week to go in the Atlanta mayoral race runoff, there’s still plenty of time for developments. Early voting starts today and turnout could end up being a big factor. The last mayoral runoff, in 2009 between Kasim Reed … Continue reading

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DeKalb Entertainment Commission Looks to Help Accelerate Industry

 The DeKalb Entertainment Commission officially launched last month with a red-carpet gala that included hundreds of Georgia entertainment leaders and professionals. The Commission is a division of Decide DeKalb, the Development Authority for DeKalb County and hopes to stimulate continued … Continue reading

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Georgia Dome: 1992-2017

 The Dome debuted in August of 1992 as the Falcons won a preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles. MC Hammer performed a pre-game concert (one of the few items the Georgia Dome may have outlived was MC Hammer’s career) and … Continue reading

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