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Councilman H. Lamar Willis Hosts Winter Wonderland Soiree for APS students, today at City Hall

Councilman H. Lamar Willis Hosts Winter Wonderland Soiree for APS students, today at City Hall

 

Atlanta – Atlanta City Councilmember H. Lamar Willis will host a “Winter Wonderland Soiree” on December 20 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the Atlanta City Hall atrium. 

The holiday celebration is open to Atlanta Public Schools students and their parents and to all City of Atlanta employees.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.

The free event allows city officials to show their support for APS and its students and to encourage them to continue to press forward in the new year. 

For the last eight years, Willis has organized holiday celebrations for groups ranging from senior citizens to at-risk youths to public safety employees.

Ted Turner Talks Captain Planet Foundation

Watch as we head to the Captain Planet Foundation's annual fundraiser at the Georgia Aquarium. Why is Ted Turner so passionate about this foundation? Watch and find out!

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Electric Violinist Ken Ford Makes History Performing at the 77th Heisman Trophy Awards on ESPN

Electric Violinist Ken Ford Makes History Performing at the 77th Heisman Trophy Awards on ESPN

Atlanta's own Electric Violinist Ken Ford performed live on Saturday, December 10th in front of millions for the 77th annual Heisman Trophy Presentation Presented by on ESPN. A first in the network's history to have a live music performance take place during the Heisman presentation. 

Deal appoints new Ga. EPD director

Deal appoints new Ga. EPD director

ATLANTA -- Jud Turner has been appointed director of the Environmental Protection Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

The DNR board made the appointment official this week after Gov. Nathan Deal nominated Turner for the post.

Turner replaces F. Allen Barnes, who is leaving to work in the private sector.

Turner is a founding partner in the law firm Turner, Bachman & Garrett LLC and public affairs firm Georgia360 LLC. He was former Gov. Sonny Perdue's lead attorney and represented the governor during negotiations with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service during the state's severe drought.

Turner has also served as general counsel to the Georgia Department of Education.

Toys for Tots location!

The Toys for Tots box is filling up! We've got to turn it in on the 15th, so if you haven't brought a toy yet you've got 9 days left! We know you're out shopping, so why not bring a little holiday cheer to a child in need. It doesn't take much! So, stop in during business hours and make your donation. We thank you!

Atlanta Wedding Expert Hosts Evening of Bridal Beauty for Brides-to-Be

Atlanta Wedding Expert Hosts Evening of Bridal Beauty for Brides-to-Be

Wedding Expert, Tia R. Ervin is coming to the rescue for all brides preparing for upcoming nuptials in her signature "WEDucation" event, Beauty & The Bride, hosted at Polished Beauty Lounge in quaint Vinings on Wednesday, December 7th.

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show: Back Stage

Watch as Conn goes behind the scenes the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. Who did Conn meet back stage? Watch and find out!

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