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DeKalb Avenue to gain turn signals, lose reversible lane within the next year

Posted by Decaturish.com April 19, 2018

This story has been updated.  By Gabriel Owens, contributor Renew Atlanta hosted a community meeting last night announcing their plans for an overhaul of Dekalb Avenue, which includes resurfacing the road, adding turn signals to many of the busier cross roads and removing the road’s reversible lane. Renew Atlanta is the city’s infrastructure improvement program. […]

Dear Decaturish – Deconstructing the Second Amendment’s First Clause

Posted by Decaturish.com April 16, 2018

We accept letters to the editor. Letters to the editor are opinions of the authors of the letter, not Decaturish.com. Everyone has an equal opportunity to submit a letter to the editor. So if you read something here and don’t like it, don’t jump on our case. Write a letter of your own. All letters must […]

Goodbye, Kiss: Agnes Scott bids farewell to president after 12 years

Posted by Decaturish.com April 10, 2018

By Anne Clarke, contributor  When she said her official goodbye, Agnes Scott President Elizabeth Kiss was greeted by a sea of purple and the sound of bagpipes playing. It was a surprise celebration recognizing her 12 years of accomplishments at Agnes Scott College. Kiss (pronounced Quiche) was surrounded by a community of well-wishers as she […]

Decatur School Board delays decision on makeup day for water main break

Posted by Decaturish.com March 21, 2018

By Gabriel Owens, contributor  With an overloaded agenda and a missing board member, the Decatur School Board on Tuesday chose delay deciding how to make up a recently missed school day. A water main broke on Buford Highway March 7, forcing most schools in Dekalb and east Atlanta to shut down. City Schools of Decatur […]

(PHOTOS) Thousands of people participate in protest against school shootings

Posted by Decaturish.com March 14, 2018

This story has been updated.  Students at schools around DeKalb County, Atlanta and the nation raised their voices on Wednesday, March 14, hoping that elected officials would finally listen. At 10 am. students walked out of their schools for 17 minutes to honor 17 people who died in a Feb. 14 school shooting in Parkland, Fla. The protesters […]

Advertiser Spotlight – Side by Side Brain Injury Clubhouse

Posted by Decaturish.com March 7, 2018

The Decaturish.com Advertiser Spotlight is a weekly feature highlighting the businesses and organizations that support local news. If you enjoy being informed about what’s happening in your community, please support the businesses and organizations that advertise with us. They help make what we do possible. To learn more about advertising on Decaturish, contact us at […]

DeKalb County hopes to restore water pressure within 24 hours, boil water advisory still in effect

Posted by Decaturish.com March 7, 2018

This story has been updated.  By Anne Clarke, contributor  DeKalb County officials called an emergency press conference on Wednesday, March 7, and said they hope to restore water flow to county residents within 24 hours. Pressure has been low since a water main break occurred on Buford Highway earlier Wednesday morning. It has forced DeKalb […]

(PHOTOS) 2018 Atlanta Sci-Fi and Fantasy Expo

Posted by Decaturish.com March 4, 2018

By Travis Hudgons, contributor  The Atlanta Sci-Fi and Fantasy Expo took over North DeKalb Mall on March 3 and March 4. Attendees could hang with their favorite costumed hero, shoot the breeze about Star Trek and peruse the merchandise offered by various dealers. The expo wrapped Sunday evening, March 4. Subscribe to our mailing list […]

Advertiser Spotlight – Abbadabba’s

Posted by Decaturish.com February 28, 2018

The Decaturish.com Advertiser Spotlight is a weekly feature highlighting the businesses and organizations that support local news. If you enjoy being informed about what’s happening in your community, please support the businesses and organizations that advertise with us. They help make what we do possible. To learn more about advertising on Decaturish, contact us at […]

Advertiser Spotlight – Louisiana Bistreaux

Posted by Decaturish.com February 21, 2018

The Decaturish.com Advertiser Spotlight is a weekly feature highlighting the businesses and organizations that support local news. If you enjoy being informed about what’s happening in your community, please support the businesses and organizations that advertise with us. They help make what we do possible. To learn more about advertising on Decaturish, contact us at […]

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