With wintry weather on the way this weekend, Atlanta city officials say dangerous road conditions are a potential threat across North Georgia and in the Metro area. They shared how the city prepared to handle possible snow and ice.
College savings program launched for Atlanta kindergartenersAtlanta parents and students celebrated the launch of the Hope Child Savings Program, which will help students prepare for college.
Local officials respond to deadly racist shooting in BuffaloThe Atlanta NAACP says that the individuals responsible have to be held accountable for these types of incidents. In addition, they said, citizens need to have a safety plan in place because these incidents are becoming far more commonplace in today's society.
Focus Atlanta - Young MoviemakersYoung Moviemakers of America explores a variety of issues from the lens of creative students who bring problems solving to the big screen.
Focus Atlanta - The Hammonds HouseThe Hammonds House Museum presents an exhibit with several photographers highlighting American Protests from the 1960's until Today.
Focus Atlanta - The Hammonds HouseThe Hammonds House presents an exhibit with several photographers highlighting American Protests from the 1960's until Today.
Focus Atlanta - HireVueHireVue provides tips on how to have success during virtual interviews.
Focus Atlanta - LupusThe Lupus Research Alliance discusses the misconceptions about Lupus and how we can help patients.
Overcrowded LifeLine Animal Project shelters offering $20 pet adoption fee for MayLifeLine Animal Project staff members say there’s an urgent situation inside of their shelters around Metro Atlanta, as several locations are at capacity with hundreds of dogs in desperate need of homes.
Children's and nature advocates meet in AtlantaThe Children and Nature Network held a conference in downtown Atlanta on how to increase the health and wellbeing of children.
Midtown parents oppose Atlanta elementary school rezoning plansParents are pushing back against plans to rezone three Midtown elementary schools and open another elementary school.
Nationwide baby formula shortage hitting metro AtlantaPediatricians say supply chain issues are now making an already major problem worse, as a direct result of the pandemic. Retailers are putting purchase limits in place to help stretch limited supplies of formula.
Buckhead residents react to proposed Atlanta BeltLine Northwest TrailPlans to complete a stretch of the Atlanta Beltline through the Buckhead area are drawing mixed reactions from residents.
Atlanta-based expert Buffie Purselle offers financial mental health tipsA cycle of debt and reckless spending can take a toll on your mental health. Buffie Purselle, an Atlanta-based personal finance expert, shares some valuable tips on navigating through these challenges.
City officials hosting public safety events to protect seniorsThieves are targeting seniors at an alarming rate. As a result, Atlanta officials have started hosting events to warn the city's senior citizens of scams and would-be criminals, in order to help protect folks.
Sen. Warnock hosts roundtable on lowering insulin pricesSen. Raphael Warnock (D-GA) hosted a roundtable on Monday to discuss lowering insulin prices across the nation.
Atlanta Braves honor Hank Aaron with Browns Mill service projectThe Atlanta Braves organization honored Hank Aaron with a number of service projects. They joined hands with other organizations on Thursday for a project that will help the Browns Mill Urban Food Forest continue giving the community access to fresh foods.
Focus Atlanta - Gaslighting 101We discuss the warning signs of gaslighting and the harm it can cause a relationship.
Focus Atlanta - VagibiomDr. Swor discusses the steps women can take to reduce the risk of ovarian cancer.
Focus Atlanta - "What's Your Number?"Author discusses the various ways we can feel younger than our biological age.
Focus Atlanta - Night of IdeasThe Woodruff Arts Center presents a multifaceted compliation of music, art, performance and dialogue.
Red Cross, DeKalb Fire officials partnering on smoke detector giveawayOfficials from the American Red Cross and the DeKalb Fire Department are working together to distribute smoke detectors to individuals who cannot afford to obtain them. Officials are also helping to get them installed in the proper locations in the homes.
Sen. Raphael Warnock looking into high prescription costsUS Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-GA) spoke with local healthcare professionals on Friday about the increased costs for prescription medications that are affecting individuals across the state of Georgia and throughout the nation.
Goodr and IHG Hotels are teaming to eliminate food wasteThe sustainable food waste management company has teamed with IHG Hotels to divert surplus food that would ordinarily be thrown out after hotel functions to kitchens and organizations that help feed the hungry in our community.
Art exhibit event pays tribute to shooting victimsThe Asian American art exhibit commemorates the victims of last year's Atlanta spa shootings. The exhibit, at the Fulton County Central Library in downtown Atlanta, runs through the end of May.