Georgia News

Slow Down Atlanta: New 25 mph speed limit signs installed

ATLANTA — If you’ve driven in downtown Atlanta recently, you may have noticed that 25 mph speed limit signs have been installed throughout the city. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms authorized the installation of 25 mph speed limit signs throughout Atlanta. Administered by the Atlanta Department of Transportation, this initiative aims to reduce speeds is part of a citywide commitment made in […] Source The Georgia Sun Read More

Dan Abrams Confronts Ken Starr on ‘Hypocritical’ Impeachment Roles

Mediaite founder and ABC News chief legal analyst Dan Abrams confronted Republican attorney Ken Starr over his very different roles in two very different presidential impeachment trials on Monday’s episode of the Dan Abrams Show. “Let me ask you about impeachment,” Abrams said, reminding Starr of his position that the country was entering an age of impeachment. “Many pointed to the fact that the last impeachment was driven by your report. And so it did

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When it comes to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion work, A LOT matters…

By David Jernigan, President & CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta For many companies and organizations, the past year has provoked critical conversations around diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and inspired many to take necessary steps to address systemic racism.  While the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta (BGCMA) has been advocating The post When it comes to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion work, A LOT matters… appeared first on SaportaReport. SaportaReport Read

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The Power of Strengthening Your Child’s Mental Health Due to the Pandemic

Edward M. Valentin, Ph.D., LCSW, Families First Director of Clinical Services With April being National Counseling Month, this year more than ever, attention needs to be drawn to the need for accessibility to counseling and therapy for everyone and to remove any stigmas some might associate with the need for assistance with mental health. Outside of The post The Power of Strengthening Your Child’s Mental Health Due to the Pandemic appeared first on SaportaReport. SaportaReport Read

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The State of Greenbriar Mall: Back Down Memory Lane

This three-part series will look back in the past, reflect on the present and see what kind of future Atlanta’s oldest shopping mall has to offer. By Allison Joyner  Greenbriar Mall has been a nucleus for Atlanta culture for over 56 years and everyone who has visited has a story. Sherry Williams is a long-time The post The State of Greenbriar Mall: Back Down Memory Lane appeared first on SaportaReport. SaportaReport Read More

Atlanta Daily World

Triversity Construction’s James Watkins Gets Minority Ownership

TriVersity Construction in Cincinnati has announced James Watkins, the company’s president and COO, recently purchased a minority ownership stake in the firm. CEO Mel Gravely II is the company’s majority owner, while Messer Construction also owns a minority stake. At a time when business leaders re-examining the complex issues of race, identity, disenfranchisement and belonging, … Continued The post Triversity Construction’s James Watkins Gets Minority Ownership appeared first on Atlanta Daily World. Atlanta Daily World