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  • Dum Dum Girls
    The Dum Dum Girls prepare to rock the EARL on November 5th
    Last March the punk infused bravado of the Dum Dum Girls infiltrated the EARL leaving the packed house in awe of what had just transpired. As blistering guitars and bone rattling rhythms shook the legendary East Village venue to its foundation,...
  • Dog finds human remains and drags them home: Owner spots dog gnawing on femur
    Dog finds human remains and drags them home: Owner spots dog gnawing on femur
    The discovery of human remains is one disturbing event especially when that discovery comes from your dog gnawing on a human femur. This is one very grisly way to find that the bones your dog dragged home belong to a human cadaver. That is exactly...
  • Amaluna Atlanta
    Cirque du Soleil's Amaluna in Atlanta
    Cirque du Soleil makes history when it sets up its blue and yellow striped Grand Chapiteau (big top tent) at Atlantic Station in midtown Atlanta for its production of Amaluna. Cirque’s 33rd production showcases more than its iconic,...
  • Georgia Local Music Spotlight
    Atlanta Music Examiner Presents: Georgia Local Music Spotlight – Vol. 1
    With a few tweaks here and there the Local Music Spotlight has returned. The format may be a bit different, but the content will still be spot on. So take a gander spotlight of Georgia music.Album SpotlightCrane – I Love Women EPLoaded with...
  • Atlanta's Georgia A-Scary-um extends the Halloween fun
    Atlanta's Georgia Aquarium to scare up extended Halloween fun
    Halloween festivities and treats will last into the weekend as the Georgia Aquarium entertains with spooky fun-filled events for guests arriving dressed in costume.Known as the Georgia A-Scary-um, children 12 and under dressed in their favorite...
  • TaskRabbit in Atlanta
    TaskRabbit saving the world 'one task at a time'
    Founded in 2008, TaskRabbit currently has 30,000 taskers in 20 cities in the U.S.Some of you may be shaking your head wondering what I'm talking about, because I was doing that about two weeks ago.Then I learned that TaskRabbit is an app and...
  • 'Close to the Sun' by the Good Graces
    the Good Graces release terrific 'Close to the Sun'
    New release: Close to the Sun by the Good Graces (Fort Lowell Records), 10/28/14Kim Ware’s on-again indie folk project has served up a little slice of heaven for the Atlanta music scene (and the world). The album is a sonic dream, with...
  • Chef Sean Brock will sign new cookbook in Atlanta
    Chef Sean Brock will sign new cookbook at Bacchanalia
    Ahead of the holiday book-buying season, nationally known chefs and writers will be in Atlanta promoting their new cookbooks. First up, Chef Sean Brock of Husk in Charleston, South Carolina: his book “Heritage” will be celebrated on...
  • North Georgia apples are highlighted in Atlanta Grill's special menu
    Flavors of fall featured on Atlanta menus
    Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains, Ellijay, Georgia’s mountain climate and cool summer nights make the area an ideal environment for growing apples. Ellijay’s Apple Festival began more than 40 years ago and includes 300 artisanal...
  • Aretha Franklin in Atlanta!
    Aretha Franklin in Atlanta!
    "Aretha Franklin is not only the definitive female soul singer of the Sixties, she's also one of the most influential and important voices in pop history. Franklin fused the gospel music she grew up on with the sensuality of R&B, the...
  • Georgia Governor declares a state of emergency due to flooding in 2009
    Faith-based organizations gear up for disaster in Gwinnett
    As reported by 11alive, the National Weather Service announced less than a week ago that six tornadoes touched down in the metro Atlanta area during the latest episode of severe weather. In Alpharetta where one of the EF-1tornados touched down,...
  • 2014 Greater Gwinnett Championship
    Greater Gwinnett Championship brings $8.77 million impact to community
    It turns out the PGA Tour Champions Tour brings big money to Gwinnett and the surrounding area.It was announced this week, that the 2014 Greater Gwinnett Championship Presented by Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating brought more than $8.77...
  • Originial Emory University Hospital
    Second Dallas Ebola patient transported to Atlanta hospital
    At a press conference on Wednesday morning, October 15, 2014 Centers for Disease Control (CDC) officials announced that Amber Vinson, the second healthcare worker at Dallas Presbyterian Hospital to be found to be infected with Ebola, is being...
  • LFL Rookie of the Year Dakota Hughes
    LFL Rookie of the Year Dakota Hughes reflects on Steam season
    Dakota Hughes began her first Legends (formerly Lingerie) Football League season as a 18-year old that was competing with Jodie Nettles, a retuning veteran, for the Atlanta Steam starting quarterback nod. She finished the season just six months...
  • Georgia Region 8-AAAAAA News
    Grayson leads Georgia’s Region 8-AAAAAA
    With Dacula on a bye week , only Grayson had the opportunity to extend their region unbeaten streak and take sole possession of Region 8-AAAAAA and the Rams seized the opportunity by defeating Shiloh on the road by 36 points, 42-6, and now sits...