All Posts Written by "decaturish-com"

Nonprofit bakery in Stone Mountain dedicated to helping refugees

Posted by Decaturish.com November 22, 2017

By Gabriel Owens, contributor In the back of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church, a small, seemingly unused building sits quietly away from the highway. Around the back down a sloped hill, its second floor, also looking abandoned, greets you with closed doors. The doors suddenly swing open, and the fresh smell of apple pies wafts out […]

State immigration board will hear complaint against city of Decatur in January

Posted by Decaturish.com November 15, 2017

This story has been updated.  By Mariann Martin, contributor  The state’s Immigration Enforcement Review Board has decided to move forward with a complaint filed by Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle against the city of Decatur. Cagle filed the complaint on Nov. 6. Cagle has accused the city of Decatur of violating state law prohibiting “sanctuary cities” because of the […]

Dear Decaturish – Dustin Inman Society defenders take issue with Decaturish

Posted by Decaturish.com November 14, 2017

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 […]

Dear Decaturish – Lt. Governor singing the same song with different verse

Posted by Decaturish.com November 13, 2017

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 […]

Decatur city and school officials discuss annexation at joint meeting

Posted by Decaturish.com November 10, 2017

By Gabriel Owens, contributor  The Decatur City Commission and the School Board held a follow up meeting last night to discuss plans to annex more property into the city. When the School Board and City Commission last held a meeting on the topic a year ago, both agreed that they needed actual “annexation metrics” to […]

Dear Decaturish – Decaturish.com and AJC spread ‘baseless smear’ about Dustin Inman Society

Posted by Decaturish.com November 9, 2017

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 […]

Dear Decaturish – City of Decatur has contradicted itself on property rights

Posted by Decaturish.com November 7, 2017

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 […]

Panel adopts written agreement on Emory Annexation, plan heads to Atlanta City Council

Posted by Decaturish.com November 2, 2017

By Mariann Martin, contributor  An arbitration panel created to hear objections about the proposed annexation of Emory University and surrounding properties unanimously voted to approve an agreement between DeKalb County and the City of Atlanta. The approval cleared the way for the 744-acre annexation to move forward, with the possibility of it going into effect […]

(SPONSORED) Plants Creative Landscapes receives award of excellence

Posted by Decaturish.com November 1, 2017

Plants Creative Landscapes is proud to announce it has been awarded an Award of Excellence- Grand Award by the National Association of Landscape Professionals. The renovation of this Decatur backyard features three distinct spaces, each includes similar design elements, like custom fabricated steel dividers, to create the perfect place for outdoor entertaining! The first area, […]

Dear Decaturish – Join me in supporting Tim Martin

Posted by Decaturish.com October 30, 2017

We accept letters to the editor. In advance of the Nov. 7 elections, we have invited candidates’ supporters to write no more than three letters on behalf of each candidate and have extended the opportunity to candidates to write one to two letters on their own behalf. We will not run any candidate letters after Oct. […]

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