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(VIDEO) Meet Josh Grant, a young exceptional adult looking for work in Decatur

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 24, 2018

There are young adults living in Decatur who have intellectual disabilities. They want to be a part of the community and stay here for the foreseeable future. Their parents are hoping the Decatur business community will step up to help make that goal achievable. The parents and students formed a group called YEA! [Young Exceptional Adults] […]

City of Tucker’s Summer of Fun series brings monthly events to the community

Posted by Ellie Ritter May 24, 2018

This summer, the city of Tucker will host the first-ever TKR Summer of Fun, a series of monthly events organized by the city, according to a city press release. The series begins on Friday, June 8 with “Movies on Main.” A block of Main Street will be shut down for a free 9 p.m. screening […]

Hosea + 2nd in East Lake breaks ground on Phase 2

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 23, 2018

Construction of Phase 2 of the Hosea + 2nd development in East Lake is officially underway. “Mike Nelson and Clay Harper, owners of Fellini’s Pizza and La Fonda Latina, and their development partners, Jay Martin and Nathan Bolster of ReDevStudio, announced that they have broken ground at the northeast corner of the growing intersection of […]

Decatur resident Lindy Miller wins Democratic primary District 3 Public Service Commissioner

Posted by Ellie Ritter May 22, 2018

Decatur resident and businesswoman Lindy Miller has won the Democratic primary for Georgia’s Public Service Commissioner, District 3. Strong early results on election night showed a decisive lead for Miller, who declared victory around 9:45 p.m. “I am incredibly humbled to be one step closer to being able to serve the citizens of Georgia and […]

Decatur Crossing sold to Los Angeles-based company

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 21, 2018

Westwood Financial LLC, based in Los Angeles, has purchased Fuqua’s Decatur Crossing development. The property, located directly across from the Suburban Plaza redevelopment on North Decatur Road, is anchored by a Sprouts grocery store. “Decatur Crossing is an 81,900 square-foot Sprouts-anchored shopping center that was developed in 2017 and is currently 100 percent occupied,” the […]

Taziki’s closes its Decatur store

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 21, 2018

Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe is parting ways with Decatur after two years on West Ponce de Leon. The restaurant didn’t give a reason for the closure, but noted its other locations have better parking options. “The entire Taziki’s Decatur team would like to thank you all,” the company said on its Facebook page. “Our two years […]

Police arrest man accused of inappropriately touching Wild Heaven bartender

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 17, 2018

A man accused of grabbing the genitals of a bartender at the Wild Heaven brewery in Avondale Estates has been arrested and charged with simple battery, a misdemeanor. Avondale Police said a warrant was issued for Scott Larimore, of Decatur, following a hearing on May 14. “Mr. Larimore was arrested and booked in the jail on May […]

Dear Decaturish – DeKalb needs diverse industry, zoning to thrive

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 16, 2018

We accept letters to the editor. Letters to the editor are opinions of the authors of the letter, not Decaturish.com. Everyone has an equal opportunity to submit a letter to the editor. So if you read something here and don’t like it, don’t jump on our case. Write a letter of your own. All letters must […]

(VIDEO) Meet Mae Rosen, a young exceptional adult looking for work in Decatur

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 15, 2018

There are young adults living in Decatur who have intellectual disabilities. They want to be a part of the community and stay here for the foreseeable future. Their parents are hoping the Decatur business community will step up to help make that goal achievable. The parents and students formed a group called YEA! [Young Exceptional Adults] […]

Dear Decaturish – Annexation, development proposal will increase school enrollment

Posted by Decaturish.com May 14, 2018

We accept letters to the editor. Letters to the editor are opinions of the authors of the letter, not Decaturish.com. Everyone has an equal opportunity to submit a letter to the editor. So if you read something here and don’t like it, don’t jump on our case. Write a letter of your own. All letters must […]

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