#City

  • City of South Fulton votes 5-3 to decriminalize marijuana possession

    SOUTH FULTON, Ga. — The City of South Fulton has voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana, officials confirm. In a Tuesday vote 5-3, council members passed the proposal that would decriminalize the plant within the new city. The legislation, sponsored by Mayor Pro Tem Mark Baker,...
  • New Playboy Mansion Owner Strikes Deal to Preserve Historic Estate

    The office of L.A. city councilmember Paul Koretz has secured a permanent protection covenant with Daren Metropoulos that applies rules governing which renovations can and can’t be done. The Playboy Mansion — one of Los Angeles’ most iconic properties — will not enter the city’s roster of historic-cultural landmarks...
  • Mid-city church becomes sanctuary for illegal immigrant

    NEW ORLEANS –  On Christmas Day, Jose Torres stayed inside the same place he’s been for a month and a half.  He didn’t dare leave – not even to go home to his wife and children.  Instead, he’s living in First Grace United Methodist Church on Canal Street in...
  • Atlanta Announces Permanent Gay Pride Crosswalks in LGBTQ district!

    The rainbows will be painted in midtown, the hub of Atlanta’s LGBT community. The Mayor of Atlanta said yesterday that there will be permanent rainbow crosswalks at an intersection in midtown. His announcement came as the nation mourned the loss of 49 innocent victims from the June 12, 2016, Pulse Nightclub...
  • 2017 Mayoral Candidate Ceasar Mitchell Speaks on Civic Engagement!!

    Ceasar Mitchell  is a native Atlantan, educated at Morehouse College and the University of Georgia Law; He currently practices commercial real estate and finance at the global firm, DLA Piper. He and his wife, Dr. Tiffany Mitchell are the proud parents of two young daughters. They reside in the...