TSPLOST may no longer be a household acronym, but apparently the Clifton Corridor light rail line is by no means dead. From the Atlanta Business Chronicle… The Federal Transit Administration and MARTA are moving forward with a study of a possible new light rail transit line that would run through the Clifton Corridor, two years […]
Southern Co.'s Southern Power unit bought a 150-megawatt Solar Gen 2 solar facility in California from First Solar Inc. for an undisclosed amount. The Solar Gen 2 project spans three sites -- each of which is about a 50-MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) system -- on a combined 1,451 acres in Imperial County, California. The project will consist of more than 1 million thin-film PV solar modules mounted on single-axis tracking tables manufactured by First Solar. Construction of the project…
Last year I participated in the Dads' Bucket List - Checklist Challenge event in Canton, GA and was so impressed with the event that I was able to convince the organizers (most of whom are Dunwoody Dads) that Brook Run Park would be a better venue to repeat the event. The challenge will take about two hours to complete and the hours of operation are from 10 am until 6 pm therefore after other family scheduled activities, there is still a little time to play at the park with your kids, doing something that I bet you haven't done before. Please join me and my family, you will not be disappointed! Volunteers, Sponsors and participants are needed. &nb
The friendly ghosts are back this Halloween for the second annual Boy Scout Haunted Farm Tour, Sat. Oct. 25 from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Donaldson-Bannister Farm (corner of Chamblee-Dunwoody Rd. and Vermack Rd.). The family-oriented event will feature games, live music, food and fun aimed at kids elementary school age and younger. It is hosted by Boy Scout Troop 477 as a fund-raiser to help send boys to summer camp.“Last year was scary fun, with more than 1000 people taking the tour,” said Barry Deutsch, assistant scoutmaster for Troop 477. “This year, we are expecting another big crowd so will have even more volunteers, more games and more fun.”Back by popular demand is the haunted f
A former Turner Broadcasting Co. marketing manager has been named executive director of Sandy Springs Hospitality and Tourism, the city of Sandy Springs announced Oct. 23. Jennifer Cruce begins work at the tourism promotion agency on Nov. 10. At Turner, Cruce worked as senior marketing manager for Turner Broadcasting/Inside CNN Studio Tours, where she directed […]The post Sandy Springs names new director for tourism agency appeared first on Reporter Newspapers.
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Dunwoody CrierYoung musicians a big hit at VillageFest 2014Dunwoody Crier“I'm so happy that Dunwoody is offering so many musical venues for young artists – from Lemonade Days to VillageFest. Nothing teaches kids to work together and make something out of nothing quite like music.” “I love getting on stage here at ...
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Police Chief talks tech with Rotary ClubDunwoody CrierPolice Chief Billy Grogan (L) spoke to the Rotary Club of Dunwoody on the topic, “Technology in Law Enforcement.” The information covered included photos of the equipment today's police have at their disposal to provide for the safety of Dunwoody ...
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