Council denies Hertz Rent a Car bid
by Bobby Tedder
April 16, 2014 05:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 12:30 P.M. WITH QUOTES FROM HERTZ LAWYER PETE HENDRICKS) Sandy Springs officials have rejected a plan that would have brought a national car rental chain to the city’s central corridor. Applicant Sandy Springs Plaza Investments LLC’s bid to move a Hertz Rent a Car into its 6780 Roswell Road location fell short via a 4-3 decision — with Mayor Rusty Paul casting the deciding vote to break a tie — during Tuesday’s Sandy Springs City Council meeting at City Hall. Di...
Real Atlanta Housewife booked, released
The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office reported today "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Porsha Williams turned herself into the Fulton County Jail last evening at 5:45 p.m. and was released at 7:16...
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Atlanta Symphony Orchestra oboist to make solo debut
If Elizabeth Koch “Liz” Tiscione seems a bit nervous right now, one can’t blame her. This Thursday the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s principal oboist will make her solo debut in a series of three co...
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Local legislators recap 2014 session
(UPDATED MONDAY AT 9:17 A.M. WITH CORRECTED INFO ON STATE REP. JOE WILKINSON CO-SPONSORING HOUSE BILL 885) With the 2014 Georgia General Assembly ending March 20, local legislators last week talked...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 90093 views | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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