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  • Hamburger beating arrest made: Woman beaten by her two best friends after she sat on one of the girl's hamburgers
    Arrest in hamburger beating: Woman's best friends annihilate her over hamburger
    One arrest has been made in a brutal beating, which has is being referred to as the hamburger beating in the headlines. This hamburger beating left a 23-year-old woman in and out of consciousness. Myriah Pointer was beaten for two hours after she...
  • Grab some green beer this St. Patrick's Day
    What's hot in Atlanta for St. Patrick's Day this year
    St. Patrick’s Day or St. Paddy’s is a yearly festival of celebrations around the world. It is an annual feast that celebrates Saint Patrick who was one of the patron saints of Ireland. America celebrates St. Patrick’s Day on...
  • Atlanta Motor Speedway App
    Atlanta Motor Speedway app gets you ready for raceday
    NASCAR hits Atlanta this week and there are three big races over the weekend.You shouldn't head out to the track without the Atlanta Motor Speedway app on your Apple or Android smartphone or tablet.You have nothing to lose by downloading the...
  • State of emergency declared for North Georgia counties
    State of emergency declared for North Georgia counties
    Dozens of Georgia counties will be under a state of emergency starting at 2 p.m. today.Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal yesterday declared a state of emergency for 50 counties in the northern part of the state.“With forecasts showing we could see...
  • Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade returns to Midtown Atlanta March 14
    Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade returns to Midtown Atlanta March 14
    The popular Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade returns to the streets of Midtown Atlanta next month.The annual family-friendly parade, an Atlanta favorite for more than 130 years, celebrates the city’s Irish culture and history. Started in...
  • Hattie McDaniel
    Hattie McDaniel loved her role as 'Mammy'
    Born on June 10, 1895 in Wichita, Kansas; Hattie McDaniel was an American actress who became the first African-American to win an Academy Award. The youngest of 13 children, she was the daughter of former slaves, Henry McDaniel and Susan Holbert....
  • College Football Hall of Fame
    Head Downtown for a Duo of “New to Atlanta” Destinations
    College Football Hall of Fame and National Center for Civil and Human RightsHaving both just debuted in the Summer of 2014, Atlanta visitors and staycationers may not have had an opportunity to be introduced to this duo of delightful “new to...
  • Tinsley Ellis - Tough Love
    Tough Love from Tinsley Ellis is on the money
    Bluesman Tinsley Ellis makes playing the guitar look so damn easy. One of Atlanta’s musical gems, Ellis has been treating listeners to his brilliant guitar playing for years. The Blues genre offers up many variations of guitar playing from...
  • The Bloodplums
    The Bloodplums are in your face this Friday night
    If you are looking for a nice evening out to spend time chatting with friends or that special someone then you are not going to want to put the Union on your itinerary. If you want some in your face punk infused rock music then I suggest you get...
  • Prince and BB&T Atlanta Open
    Prince is official racquet, string, grip and string service of BB&T Atlanta Open
    Now headquartered in Atlanta, Prince Global Sports has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with the BB&T Atlanta Open as announced on February 19, 2015.“We are proud to add the famed Prince line of racquets, strings and grips to...
  • Pop Art Atlanta Botanical Garden
    Orchids go Pop! at the Atlanta Botanical Garden
    The Atlanta Botanical Garden always finds clever ways to keep the space exciting throughout the year, making membership one of Atlanta's greatest treats. While you might not traditionally think of visiting the garden in winter, that is when...
  • This Week in Atlanta
    Another weekend in Atlanta with many music choices for you listening pleasure
    As we approach yet another weekend, the amount of music being offered up in Atlanta is bountiful. Local, regional and national acts can be found all over town at the multiple great venues Atlanta has to offer. With something for everyone out there...
  • Jay Gonzalez - The Bitter Suite
    Jay Gonzalez unveils a new album and Tuesday night you can hear it at the EARL
    Many folks only know Jay Gonzalezby the company that he keeps. Yes he is the keyboard player that provides the Southern soul to the Drive-By Truckers recognizable sound, but he is a lot more. Outside of the regular gig, Jay Gonzalez is a man that...
  • Jim White vs the Packway Handle Band
    Jim White vs the Packway Handle Band for two nights at Eddie’s Attic
    This Thursday and Friday night Eddie’s Attic will be offering up some of the finest bluegrass music Atlanta will ever hear. Making a two night stop Jim White vs the Packway Handle Band are traversing the US playing for anyone that wants to...
  • Atlanta Barber 'Benjamin Button Special'
    Atlanta barber takes kid shaming to the cutting chair
    An Atlanta area barber’s disciplinary tactics to encourage better grades from his 12-year-old son has made national news with a spot on the Today show Thursday morning. Russell Frederick, co-owner of A-1 Kutz in Snellville, Georgia, gave his...