Chick-fil-A today unveiled plans to open a new restaurant in Vine City. The announcement was made at the Council for Quality Growth's annual Four Pillar Tribute, where Chick-fil-A President and CEO Dan T. Cathy was recognized for joining other Atlanta business leaders in the revitalization of the Westside community.
The justices left in place the death sentence for Brandon Astor Jones, 72, who was convicted of killing a convenience store clerk in suburban Atlanta in 1979. A divided Georgia Supreme Court and the federal appeals court in Atlanta previously upheld Jones' death sentence.
Buckhead shoppers wooed by the luxury of Buckhead Atlanta may have to add another destination to their route in April, when a new Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th comes to town. The new boutique will take up residence in 27,000 sq.
The search is on for suspects who burglarized and then ransacked several classrooms at Kimberly Elementary School on McMurray Drive in Atlanta over the weekend. A vendor said when he entered the school just before 6 a.m. Monday morning, he noticed cash registers on the floor and immediately called police.
The 25th annual AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K is set for Sunday, Oct. 18, in Piedmont Park. The event has grown to be the largest AIDS-related fundraising event in the Southeast, with more than 10,000 registered participants raising over $1 million in previous years.