Council approves townhome rezoning, nonprofit grants
by Everett Catts
December 17, 2014 03:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 10:20 A.M. WITH THE CORRECT NUMBER OF TOWNHOUSES IN THE SOUTHTECH HOMES DEVELOPMENT) In its final meeting of 2014, the Sandy Springs City Council Tuesday night covered a myriad of issues, dominated by zoning ones. The three-plus-hour meeting at City Hall started with the council spending an hour in executive session talking about real estate and litigation issues. Afterwards, Mayor Rusty Paul said he could not elaborate on what was discussed, citing state laws. ...
Parents affected by redistricting speak out at meeting
Parents of students affected by Fulton County Schools’ northern redistricting plan used Thursday night’s Board of Education meeting as another opportunity to voice their opinions on the issue. The ...
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Progress being made in state’s charter school efforts
You may recall I vigorously opposed passage of a constitutional amendment in 2012 creating the State Charter School Commission that would allow an alternative method for authorizing charter schools...
Dec 11, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Conjoined twins born at Northside Hospital die
(UPDATED WITH NEWS, QUOTES ON TWINS' DEATH) A woman from Alabama gave birth to conjoined twins Thursday morning at Northside Hospital in Sandy Springs, but they died Friday afternoon Asa and Eli Ha...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 1442078 views | 0 0 comments | 827 827 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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