UPDATED: Atlanta Cyclorama painting to move to Buckhead
by The Associated Press
July 23, 2014 07:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 5:54 P.M. WITH NEW INFO ON THE CYCLORAMA'S NEW FACILITY) Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said the huge Atlanta Cyclorama painting, which has been on display in Grant Park for more than a century, will be moved to the Atlanta History Center in Buckhead. Reed announced the move Wednesday as the city commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Atlanta during the American Civil War, which is the subject of the giant oil painting. The mayor said the painting will be...
Buckhead Business Association hands out four awards
(UPDATED FRIDAY AT 11:24 A.M. WITH QUOTES, INFO FROM FULTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE DEPUTY NEAL SOLOMON) The Buckhead Business Association Thursday presented four awards during its signature lunche...
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UPDATED: Polls close; turnout slow
(UPDATED TUESDAY AT 7:21 WITH INFO, QUOTES FROM ONE LOCAL POLLING PLACE'S MANAGER) Judging by the turnout at three local polling places during Tuesday's primary runoff election, voters were not rus...
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Guest column: What sort of man picks on hungry children?
District 1 U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston calls himself a “fiscal hawk” who would slash federal budgets with a machete. He especially wants to chop federal assistance programs for the elderly, the disable...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 578661 views | 0 0 comments | 405 405 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?