A subdivision bordering the Silver Comet Trail and a townhome project of nearly 100 units on Austell Road are among the proposals the Cobb Board of Commissioners will consider at its monthly zoning hearing Tuesday.
A serval, a large cat native to Africa, is on the loose in Atlanta after entering a home and jumping on a woman’s bed while she slept.
A serval, a large cat native to Africa that was on the loose for several days in Atlanta, has been caught, a spokesman for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said.
The Brookhaven Police Department announced one of its top officers has been named the new chief for the Morrow Police Department.
The Brookhaven Police Department announced it has arrested a suspect accused of stabbing a pregnant woman in front of her son recently while walking on the Peachtree Creek Greenway.
Editor’s note: I had a conversation a few weeks ago with a reader about the origin of the name “Nancy” in Nancy Creek. This throwback column answers that question. Kind of.
The Brookhaven Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man who recently stabbed a pedestrian on the Peachtree Creek Greenway.
The Brookhaven Police Department announced an incident where a suspect barricaded himself in his home after allegedly assaulting a woman and girl ended with the suspect dying by suicide.
The Brookhaven and Decatur police departments are seeking the public’s help in finding a suspect wanted for armed robberies in both cities last summer.
A year after farmers markets in Atlanta, Brookhaven and Sandy Springs had to temporarily close and some even adjusted to a curbside pickup-only format due to the COVID-19 pandemic, their leaders said they’re glad to be reopening and in person again.
Editor’s note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic or other reasons, the Bitsy Grant Tennis Center, Chastain Arts Center, Chastain Horse Park and Chastain Park Tennis Center are not offering summer camps this year.
The Brookhaven Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident in which two teenage boys were sent to the hospital.
The Brookhaven and Decatur police departments are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted for armed robberies and other related crimes in both cities.
For the second straight year, Pound the Pavement for Peter, a 5-kilometer fun run to benefit children with rare diseases, will take place virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Though it’s not as prevalent as it is in the city of Atlanta, illegal street racing has become a problem in neighboring Sandy Springs and other surrounding municipalities over the past year.
The Chattahoochee River 911 Authority (ChatComm), the 911 call center for the cities of Sandy Springs, Johns Creek, Dunwoody and Brookhaven, is located in Sandy Springs, but its backup center is about 12 miles away in Alpharetta.
Several organizations and schools in Atlanta, Brookhaven and Sandy Springs are hosting or participating in events to honor the legacy of civil rights icon the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who would have turned 91 Jan. 15.
Local churches are planning for their annual Christmas services on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Dec. 24 and 25, respectively.
Hanukkah, also referred to as the Festival of Lights, celebrates the Maccabees’ win over the Syrian Greek army and the subsequent miracle of rededicating the holy temple in Jerusalem and restoring its menorah, or lamp.
Legislation that would make changes to the municipal annexation process in Georgia, including giving local school systems more input, was prefiled in the General Assembly this week.
When a north or middle Georgia agency needs help locating a missing individual or human remains, they often call on Alpha Team K9 Search and Rescue to accomplish that mission.
Thanks to an aware off-duty federal agent, a woman accused of carjacking a vehicle with a child inside it and running over the car’s owner is in jail, the Brookhaven Police Department announced.
Oct. 15, the Cowart Family YMCA and the Latin American Association, both in Brookhaven, partnered with the city of Brookhaven to provide meals for families in need due to the COVID-19 pandemic. YMCA volunteers packed and distributed 500 meals to individuals and families during the event. The…
Thanks to a $200 million donation, the new hospital being built by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta will be named the Arthur M. Blank Hospital.
The Brookhaven Police Department is investigating a possible road rage incident that took place Oct. 5 and involved an Uber driver.
Republican Alan Cole is challenging incumbent Democrat Matthew Wilson for the District 80 Georgia House of Representatives seat in the Nov. 3 general election.
The Brookhaven Police Department has arrested a suspect who was wanted in a home invasion and was previously convicted for another similar incident.
With performances not allowed at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre due to restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Atlanta Opera is taking its show under the big top to allow for social distancing.
Thrive Fitness, a one-on-one and group fitness studio in Brookhaven, has announced its plans to move into a new, 11,900-square-foot gym in Chamblee.
Several local restaurants were honored earlier this month when Wine Spectator magazine announced its 2020 Restaurant Awards, which spotlight top eateries’ wine lists. Brookhaven’s Terra Terroir; Buckhead’s Le Bilboquet Atlanta, Le Colonial Atlanta, Blue Ridge Grill, Atlas, Umi, Del Frisco’s …
The Brookhaven Police Department has added vehicular homicide to its list of charges filed against a drunk driver accused of hitting an elderly woman walking on the sidewalk in a hit-and-run crash after she died at a local hospital.
Catherine Shropshire Hardman wants everyone to know there’s no shame in seeing a psychiatrist or another healthcare professional specializing in the study of the brain.
St. Martin’s Episcopal School in Brookhaven recently celebrated its eighth-grade graduating class with a car parade on its campus. St. Martin’s graduates and their families were greeted with live music, balloons, signs and cheering from many faculty and staff members who applauded them along…
A 7-year-old boy who went missing May 25 was found safe just hours later, and his biological father was arrested for taking him, the Brookhaven Police Department announced.
The Brookhaven Police Department has arrested a suspect accused of seriously injuring an elderly pedestrian in a hit-and-run crash.
Countless metro Atlantans continue to help others in need during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The spring signals the opening for local farmers markets, but the ones in Brookhaven, Buckhead and Sandy Springs have been impacted in multiple ways due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
With all three of his Red Pepper Taqueria locations temporarily closed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, chef Mimmo Alboumeh, the owner, is working with his distributors to feed his employees while out of work.
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