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Star Bar Gets a Reprieve
NOVEMBER 29, 2022

News Roundup Nov. 28, 2022

Developer pulls out of the deal to demolish the Star Bar ... Another homeless fire ... 18 killed on the roads over Thanksgiving 


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Race and Diversity

NEWS BRIEF: Stone Mountain Park must ban white nationalists, SPLC says

04/28/2022 2:00 AM
Stone Mountain is no place for Confederate Memorial Day

NEWS BRIEF: Civil rights lawyer to head Georgia NAACP

04/27/2022 2:00 AM
Gerald Grigg to fight on the front lines

NEWS BRIEF: Keisha Lance Bottoms denied service at Dunwoody restaurant

04/19/2022 2:00 AM
Ain’t it a shame? It’s (not) all right

NEWS BRIEF: Trump-era policy against migrants dismissed

04/08/2022 2:00 AM
Racist Trump policy rescinded

NEWS BRIEF: Stone Mountain Park approves Confederate celebration

04/02/2022 2:00 AM
Loser racists get approval for their Memorial Day service.

Economic Issues

Education

Environment

NEWS BRIEF: Clean energy group seeks commitment from Georgians

05/06/2022 2:00 AM
Southern Alliance for Clean Energy aims for 'stable climate'

NEWS BRIEF: New startup delivers zero-waste essentials to households

05/04/2022 2:00 AM
Sustainable, convenient deliveries planned

NEWS BRIEF: New replenishing program aims to sustain Atlanta trees

04/29/2022 2:00 AM
Arborists dig in for ATL tree canopy

NEWS BRIEF: Atlanta airport fiasco kills ‘thousands’ of bees

04/28/2022 2:00 AM
Devastation, not honey, for these bees

NEWS BRIEF: Georgia river among most threatened in the country, study says

04/27/2022 2:00 AM
Coosa River suffers from nearby poultry farms

NEWS BRIEF: Invasive lizards threaten Georgia wildlife

04/16/2022 2:00 AM
Attack of the tegus in Tattnall and Toombs

Government & Politics

Healthcare

NEWS BRIEF: Feds halt Kemp plan for private sector handling of ACA

05/03/2022 2:00 AM
Kemp plans to thwart ‘Obamacare’ put own hold

NEWS BRIEF: Huntington's Disease fundraising walk set for May 15

04/28/2022 2:00 AM
Local ‘Hope Walk’ a ‘comeback’ this year?

NEWS BRIEF: CDC launches forecasting entity for future pandemics

04/21/2022 2:00 AM
$200 million for the Center for Forecasting and Outbreak Analytics

Justice

Religion

NEWS BRIEF: Decatur church handing out free gas cards

04/07/2022 2:00 AM
Gas-challenged offered respite

NEWS BRIEF: Hundreds of atheists coming to Atlanta on Easter weekend

04/06/2022 2:00 AM
Atheists look for justice on day marking resurrection

NEWS BRIEF: Megachurch pastor quits amid ongoing scandals

03/26/2022 2:00 AM
Hillsong church acting not so Christ-like

NEWS BRIEF: Extra space in churches to become affordable housing

02/25/2022 1:00 AM
Wells Fargo helps fund Enterprise Community Partners project

NEWS BRIEF: Atlanta filmmaking duo praised for religious satire

02/02/2022 6:00 AM
A debut film by Nigerian-American twin sisters from Atlanta about sketchy megachurches is making a significant impact at the Sundance Film Festival. W...

Urban Design

NEWS BRIEF: BeltLine seeks public input on Northwest Trail prospects

05/10/2022 2:00 AM
‘Quadrant has no abandoned rail corridors’

NEWS BRIEF: Help paint a mural for peace on the BeltLine this weekend

05/07/2022 2:00 AM
Public invited to participate in peace

NEWS BRIEF: Clean energy group seeks commitment from Georgians

05/06/2022 2:00 AM
Southern Alliance for Clean Energy aims for 'stable climate'

NEWS BRIEF: What should a Forsyth Street makeover look like?

05/04/2022 2:00 AM
Redevelopment planned for 1.1 mile stretch of downtown

NEWS BRIEF: Civic Center development decision delayed again

04/30/2022 2:00 AM
Old Fourth Ward lot still vacant

NEWS BRIEF: Atlanta Habitat helping seniors with home repairs

04/30/2022 2:00 AM
Offering critical home repairs with kindness

NEWS BRIEF: New replenishing program aims to sustain Atlanta trees

04/29/2022 2:00 AM
Arborists dig in for ATL tree canopy



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