An Atlanta-based internet entrepreneur who made real money in the online world called "Second Life" has pleaded guilty to willfully hiding income and assets in overseas bank accounts to avoid paying income tax on it, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Thursday. Gregg Kaminsky, CEO of Circlenet LLC, used bank accounts in Switzerland, Hong Kong, and Thailand to conceal money he made through his Second Life business and other sources.
A Texas restaurant group plans to enter the Atlanta market and its owner recently closed on two sites including the former Old Hickory House in Dunwoody, which closed earlier this year to much dismay . Dirk Laukien , founder of Houston-based Black Walnut Ventures, recently purchased two parcels in the metro area: a site at Northpoint and Windward parkways in Alpharetta, and 5490 Chamblee Dunwoody Road in Dunwoody .
In the aftermath of Michael Brown's death, legal activists suggested that some of the raw anger that erupted in suburban St. Louis had its roots in an unlikely place - traffic court. In the aftermath of Michael Brown's death, legal activists suggested that some of the raw anger that erupted in suburban St. Louis had its roots in an unlikely place - traffic court.
The decade-old dream of turning the Bellwood Quarry into a massive new reservoir and park is moving one step closer to reality. And those efforts are boosting a separate push to reopen a once-popular Westside greenspace.
Luanne Helms, a first grade teacher at Upson-Lee South Elementary, has been named the Thomaston-Upson School System Teacher of the Year for 2015-2016. Helms and the other three candidates, Lesley Murphy of ULHS, Marcus Flowers of ULMS, and Sandra Rogers of ULNE, were honored by the Board of Education at a reception just prior to their regular meeting last Tuesday.
Atlanta Bar Tours and X107.1 presents all new NYE experience: Atlanta's #YOLOnye at Moondogs Atlanta and The Southern Club with 5 hour open bar. Ticket includes a Band, DJ, appetizers, 5 hour OPEN bar, neon party favors, confetti drop & champagne toast at midnight and more! We are hosting the event at MoonDogs & Southern Club in the heart of Buckhead.