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Duluth Health Scores: 1 Local School Aces Inspection

Duluth Health Scores: 1 Local School Aces Inspection

Duluth-area restaurant and food service inspections in the past week.
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?
Mason Elementary and Peachtree Ridge High Named a STEM Education Awards Finalist

Mason Elementary and Peachtree Ridge High Named a STEM Education Awards Finalist

Technology Association of Georgia Recognizes Award Finalists focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education
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.
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.
College Recommendation Letters: What You Need to Know

College Recommendation Letters: What You Need to Know

Explaining why recommendations are so valued and providing advice on how to make your letters count.
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.
Ex-Tech Star, Wife, Indicted on Child Cruelty Charges

Ex-Tech Star, Wife, Indicted on Child Cruelty Charges

Recardo and Therian Wimbush are accused of locking son in a small basement room in their Gwinnett home.
Gwinnett County Public Library Welcomes Dr. Armon B. Neel Jr. - Oct 24 at 9:30am

Gwinnett County Public Library Welcomes Dr. Armon B. Neel Jr. - Oct 24 at 9:30am

PHARMACIST SHOWS PATIENTS AND DOCTORS A WAY TO BETTER HEALTH WITH FEWER MEDS
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.
Warrant Sweep in Gwinnett Nets 73 Arrests

Warrant Sweep in Gwinnett Nets 73 Arrests

The Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office said 154 officers participated in the Sept. 10-11 operation.
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.
Skid Row Plays Last East Coast Date of 2014 Tour at Wild Bill's, on Saturday, September 27

Skid Row Plays Last East Coast Date of 2014 Tour at Wild Bill's, on Saturday, September 27

Skid Row Plays Last East Coast Date of 2014 Tour at Wild Bill’s, on Saturday, September 27 The show is in support of the new EP Rise of the
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.
Gwinnett Weekends: 45 Events Near Home

Gwinnett Weekends: 45 Events Near Home

Gwinnett Weekends list from Explore Gwinnett includes plenty of events this weekend in and around the county.
Duluth Restaurant Scores: 1 Failing Score Reported

Duluth Restaurant Scores: 1 Failing Score Reported

Duluth-area restaurant inspections in the past week.
#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.
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.”