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Japanese Master Knife Craftsmen Featured in Upcoming Class

Japanese Master Knife Craftsmen Featured in Upcoming Class

The Cook’s Warehouse in Decatur will host an event showcasing three skilled knife forgers.
Employment Workshop Guides Those with Developmental Disabilities

Employment Workshop Guides Those with Developmental Disabilities

At Tuesday’s event in Decatur, employment specialists will show attendees how they can navigate the job market.
Publix Recalls Jalapeno Bagels; May Contain Glass, Small Stones

Publix Recalls Jalapeno Bagels; May Contain Glass, Small Stones

The supplier of the bagels informed Publix about the situation. No illnesses or injuries have been reported related to the recall.
18 Job Openings in Decatur Area: CFLane, MARTA, Hyundai, Emory University and More

18 Job Openings in Decatur Area: CFLane, MARTA, Hyundai, Emory University and More

Now hiring office assistants, data entry workers, sales associates, bank tellers and more.
15 Job Openings in Decatur: Housing Authority of DeKalb County, Wells Fargo, Golden Living Centers and More

15 Job Openings in Decatur: Housing Authority of DeKalb County, Wells Fargo, Golden Living Centers and More

Now hiring store managers, dental assistants, office managers, bank tellers and more.
Tobacco Out at Local CVS Stores

Tobacco Out at Local CVS Stores

Customers of the pharmacy chain, which has more than 300 stores in Georgia, can still buy products to help them kick the habit.
Revival Pop-Up Market Returns to Decatur This Month

Revival Pop-Up Market Returns to Decatur This Month

The “pop-up” marketplace will bring vendors from across the country to town to share their love of history and creativity with shoppers.
Home Depot Customers May Be Affected by Possible Security Breach

Home Depot Customers May Be Affected by Possible Security Breach

The home improvement chain has not commented on the number of stores affected or what stores were affected, but confirmed an investigation.
Georgia's Banks Hire More Workers, Lend More Money

Georgia's Banks Hire More Workers, Lend More Money

The state's banking industry is recovering from the Great Recession, which saw more banks fail in Georgia than any other state in the U.S.
20 Job Openings in Decatur: Dekalb Medical, Sonic, T-Mobile, Petco and More

20 Job Openings in Decatur: Dekalb Medical, Sonic, T-Mobile, Petco and More

Now hiring cooks, hygiene assistants, social workers, human resources specialists and more.
Cakes & Ale Hosts a Brunch Book Signing with Chef Anne Quatrano

Cakes & Ale Hosts a Brunch Book Signing with Chef Anne Quatrano

Enjoy Café Cakes & Ale’s signature brunch paired with the opportunity to meet chef Anne Quatrano.
Jobless Rate Creeps Up for DeKalb County

Jobless Rate Creeps Up for DeKalb County

Unemployment in metro Atlanta climbed to 8 percent for July, mostly because of seasonal layoffs.
UPDATE: Dunwoody Location of BBQ Restaurant Closes

UPDATE: Dunwoody Location of BBQ Restaurant Closes

Old Hickory House has reportedly closed its doors in Dunwoody, but the Tucker location is still in business.
20 Job Openings in Decatur: Marshalls, Bank of America, Macy's and More

20 Job Openings in Decatur: Marshalls, Bank of America, Macy's and More

Sales associates, project managers, beauty advisors and more.
Report: Atlanta Job Market Rebound Leads To Population Growth

Report: Atlanta Job Market Rebound Leads To Population Growth

The 10-county Atlanta region added more than 50,000 people between April 1, 2013 and April 1, 2014.
Georgia Unemployment Rate Second-Worst in U.S.

Georgia Unemployment Rate Second-Worst in U.S.

Is the increase in Georgia's unemployment numbers a seasonal blip or the continuation of a trend tied to a lack of skilled workers?
Georgia-Produced Frozen Chicken Nuggets Recalled for Contamination Threat

Georgia-Produced Frozen Chicken Nuggets Recalled for Contamination Threat

Slightly over 15,000 pounds of chicken are being recalled by Perdue.
Local Jobs: 20 Job Openings in Decatur

Local Jobs: 20 Job Openings in Decatur

DeKalb Medical, Agnes Scott College and other employers are hiring.
Local Jobs: 22 Job Openings in Decatur

Local Jobs: 22 Job Openings in Decatur

DeKalb Medical, Agnes Scott College and other employers are hiring.
Decatur Native to Lead AT&T in Georgia Region

Decatur Native to Lead AT&T in Georgia Region

Alex Parker, a Georgia Tech graduate, spent summers as a college intern for the company before joining AT&T full time.