Childspring International, Atlanta charity continues its mission to help children worldwide

Looking to celebrate its long-time supporters, many of whom reside in the metro Atlanta; Childspring is hosting its 6th Annual Black-Tie Gala Sat., March 29, at The Atlanta History Center.

Winter Weather Update: MARTA to Provide Modified Service

MARTA is planning a modified rail and bus schedule today that will maximize its weather-strained resources while offering customers safe transit access to popular commercial corridors, high ridership areas and major medical facilities

Lattimer Communications Promotes Isadora Brown to VP

Lattimer Communications announced that Isadora V. Brown, director of Account Planning and Consumer Engagement, has been promoted to vice president.

Fonzworth Bentley & Rashan Ali Host UNCF’S Empower Me Tour

The UNCF Empower Me Tour, a free, traveling college-and career-readiness road show sponsored United Negro College Fund, will feature entertainer Fonzworth Bentley and radio personality Rashan Ali, as hosts for the Tour’s stop at Clark Atlanta University on Saturday, January ...

AME Church Launches Obamacare Initiative

The Sixth Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church has launched an Obamacare Initiative where it will conduct Affordable Care Act workshops daily at different A.M.E. Churches in the Atlanta area.

Government watchdog group seeks transparency on Braves stadium move

Common Cause Georgia, government watchdog group, is pushing for more transparency from Cobb County leaders on the Braves stadium project, per a CBS Atlanta report.

Accused child molester arrested in Fulton Co.

Elmer Moffit, 47, of Stockbridge, was arrested Dec. 19 on three counts of child molestation and on a fugitive from justice warrant from the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office in Minnesota, according to inmate records with the Fulton County Sheriff's Office.

Metro Atlanta jobless rate declines to 7 percent

State labor officials say metro Atlanta's unemployment rate decreased to 7 percent in November.

The 22nd Annual Trumpet Awards Announced

The 22nd Annual Trumpet Awards black-tie ceremony will be held for live taping at 4 p.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta. The red carpet procession begins at 2 p.m.

Prestigious national award given to Spelman president

Spelman College President Beverly Tatum received the prestigious national academic leadership award from the Carnegie Corp. of New York on Monday, December 9.

APS Investigating Grady High Football for Illegal Recruiting

Atlanta Public Schools is investigating illegal recruiting at Grady High School.

Former Atlanta mayor to receive honorary degree

Clayton State University is awarding a former Atlanta mayor with an honorary doctorate of public service.

Elderly couple grateful to be alive after home invasion

A pair of southwest Atlanta grandparents say they're relieved they had money to give a group of armed robbers during a home invasion that happened before sunrise Tuesday.

Acclaimed Musician Jonathan Butler Hosts Jazz Assembly at North Atlanta High School

Grammy Award-nominated singer/songwriter Jonathan Butler is holding a jazz assembly from 10 to 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 at North Atlanta High School, located at 4111 Northside Pkwy., Atlanta, GA 30327.

Congressman John Lewis Honored at Urban League Gala

The Urban League of Greater Atlanta held its 52nd Annual Equal Opportunity Day Dinner and Gala Saturday evening, Nov. 16, bestowing the Champion of Justice and Equality Award on Georgia Congressman John Lewis at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel Atrium ...