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Dog Tied Up on Porch, Truett Cathy Passes Away, Atlanta Hawks Controversy, Child Dies in Fire,

Dog Tied Up on Porch, Truett Cathy Passes Away, Atlanta Hawks Controversy, Child Dies in Fire, "Office Creeper," Publix Recalls Bagels, Mother Gets Life For Killing Child

Plus, Avalon, a $600 million mixed-used development, will open in October and a gunman wearing a 'Scream' mask robs a Georgia Waffle House.
Ga. Wow Houses: Elegant Interiors, Cathedral Ceilings, Waterfronts (And Price Cuts, Too)

Ga. Wow Houses: Elegant Interiors, Cathedral Ceilings, Waterfronts (And Price Cuts, Too)

What are the asking prices on these exceptional homes in the Peach State?
GOOD NEWS! Pie in Face, Best Cities to Retire To, Honoring Veterans + National Merit Students

GOOD NEWS! Pie in Face, Best Cities to Retire To, Honoring Veterans + National Merit Students

Plus, local teachers of the year; best neighborhoods in GA + metro companies plan to hire in 4th quarter were among this week's best news.
Alpharetta Police To Hold Free Child Safety Seat Check

Alpharetta Police To Hold Free Child Safety Seat Check

The Alpharetta Department of Public Safety will hold the event on Thursday, Sept. 18 at Fire Station No. 1.
OMG Police: Dead Beavers, 'Scream' Armed Robber, Antique Explosive, $62K in Meth

OMG Police: Dead Beavers, 'Scream' Armed Robber, Antique Explosive, $62K in Meth

Plus: Cab driver makes fatal intervention; Cigar store burglaries; Headstone vandalism; "Office creeper" sought.
Slain Toddler Vigil, $62K Meth Bust, Coach Sex Assault Charges and 'Scream' Gunman Robs Waffle House

Slain Toddler Vigil, $62K Meth Bust, Coach Sex Assault Charges and 'Scream' Gunman Robs Waffle House

Plus, mailing center robbed at gunpoint. Our top posts from the past 24 hours.
Alpharetta To Host North Georgia Bridal Showcase

Alpharetta To Host North Georgia Bridal Showcase

The Wedding Alliance of North Georgia Bridal Showcase, presented by the Alpharetta Convention and Visitors Bureau, is set for Sept. 21.
Fulton County Animal Services Takes in Over 655 Animals During August,

Fulton County Animal Services Takes in Over 655 Animals During August, "Fall in Love" Free Adoption Special Going Strong and Our Pets of the Week

All adoptions of cats, kittens, puppies, and dogs at Fulton County Animal Services will be made free of charge during the month of September
Video of Dog Alone on Porch Goes Viral, Neighbors Attempt Break-In

Video of Dog Alone on Porch Goes Viral, Neighbors Attempt Break-In

Neighbors who thought the home was abandoned tried to break into the home in Lithia Springs.
Solar Storm: Internet, GPS Problems May Flare Up

Solar Storm: Internet, GPS Problems May Flare Up

A major solar flare launched off the Sun this week potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
WOW House: Spacious Alpharetta Home with Wooded Backyard in Gated Community

WOW House: Spacious Alpharetta Home with Wooded Backyard in Gated Community

This $1.09M brick home features a gourmet kitchen, terrace, screened porch, and guest suite.
Milton Bulky Trash Amnesty Day on Saturday

Milton Bulky Trash Amnesty Day on Saturday

Residents in both Milton and Roswell will have a chance to clean out their garages, basements, attics and dispose of unwanted items.
BBB Warns of Scholastic Supply Scam

BBB Warns of Scholastic Supply Scam

BBB Serving Metro Atlanta is providing the following information as a warning. This scam has hit 22 states thus far.
GDOT Plans GA 400, I-285 Work Again This Weekend

GDOT Plans GA 400, I-285 Work Again This Weekend

Motorists are encouraged to avoid both highways as crews and contractors will continue their push to wrap up this year's construction.
Antique Bomb Found, Murder Suspect Arrested, Mother Sentenced, Hawks Controversy, #NeverForget 9/11

Antique Bomb Found, Murder Suspect Arrested, Mother Sentenced, Hawks Controversy, #NeverForget 9/11

Also: High school lockdown; Armadillo in the house; Mom arrested for leaving kids in car; Missing Roswell boy found.
UPDATE: Roswell Boy Reported Missing Has Been Located

UPDATE: Roswell Boy Reported Missing Has Been Located

Kenneth Eddie Woodbridge, 10, who was last seen Thursday afternoon at his apartment on Rosemont Drive, has been reunited with his parents.
Fall into Fun with Hike Along Atlanta's Sope Creek

Fall into Fun with Hike Along Atlanta's Sope Creek

Chattahoochee Riverkeeper will host a hike for those who love the outdoors on Sept. 13.
#NeverForget: Where Were You on 9/11?

#NeverForget: Where Were You on 9/11?

“Seeing plane coming right at me. No one knew what had happened.” Tell us your 9/11 experience.
Open Houses in Alpharetta

Open Houses in Alpharetta

Every week, Patch and Zillow team to bring you open houses in the area.
Atlanta Hawks Rebuff Civil Rights Leaders; NBA Legend Says Team Owner Not Racist

Atlanta Hawks Rebuff Civil Rights Leaders; NBA Legend Says Team Owner Not Racist

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Levenson’s email is “pretty harmless in terms of insulting anyone.”