Dunwoody Rotarians recently partnered with college students from Georgia State University Perimeter Campus to help Sequoyah Middle School host Basketball Skills Day for more than 150 DeKalb County special needs students. The partnership turned out to be a “Big Win” for all who participated.
Brookhaven, Ga. — Nearly 400 runners attended the second annual Warrior 5K and Fun Run hosted by St. Martin’s Episcopal School (SMES) on Saturday, Nov. 16. The top-three 5K winners included Andrew Marshall in first place, Austin Logan in second place and Will McLaren in third place.
Two women's tennis teams from the Dunwoody North Driving Club won the ALTA City Finals to claim the title of city champions. The B-7 Senior Women and the B-8 Thursday Women teams won the city championships last week.
Carolyn Anderson brought The Crier to Shanghai, China at the Yu Garden- created by Pan Yunduan in 1572. Send your travel photos with The Crier to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. — Temple Emanu-El in Sandy Springs will host a concert Dec. 15 featuring a choir of singers representing eight Atlanta area synagogues and three churches.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Goodwill of North Georgia CEO Keith Parker met with the Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber on Nov. 19 to discuss poverty, job training and charitable giving.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Dunwoody City Council heard a first read of an ordinance Nov. 18 that restricts usage of e-cigarettes, hookahs and vapes.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Dunwoody’s Brook Run Park will be transformed for the holidays with ice skating, food trucks, music and a movie on Dec. 7.
Dunwoody Rotarians recently partnered with college students from Georgia State University Perimeter Campus to help Sequoyah Middle School host Basketball Skills Day for more than 150 DeKalb County special needs students.
Everybody loves a well-written family comedy with a strong cast of characters. The problem is, just as we begin to feel truly comfortable with them, the play ends and we take our leave.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — DeKalb County Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution sponsored by Commissioner Larry Johnson to erect two historical markers to contextualize lynchings in DeKalb County.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Through December, Discover Dunwoody will promote the city as “Your Holiday Haven” with a calendar of events for everyone.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber hosted a ribbon cutting Nov. 6 to officially welcome The Duke British Pub to the community.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — DeKalb County has launched a program to enhance maintenance of the county’s 950 stormwater drainage ponds.
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. — U.S. Rep. Lucy McBath announced Nov. 12 that a $75,000 federal grant has been awarded to Temple Emanu-El of Greater Atlanta for safety improvements.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Two mixed-used, hotel-anchored developments are in the works at the Perimeter, and the Dunwoody City Council weighed in Nov. 18.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — It was a crowded City Council chamber Nov. 18 when Dunwoody adopted two policies that received significant public scrutiny: one designed to protect pedestrians and bikers and the other dictating holiday decorations.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — About 75 Dunwoody residents were at Dunwoody City Hall Nov. 19 for Mayor Denis Shortal’s final town hall.
Robert Egizio, Artistic Director of the Stage Door Players, hosted members of the Dunwoody Woman’s Club on a behind-the-scenes tour of the theater on Nov. 6. Stage Door Players is one of many organizations that the club supports. Tour highlights included the set-making room, costume room and…
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The DeKalb County Sanitation Division will deploy 46 new automated side loader sanitation collection trucks by next month.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The DeKalb County Board of Education voted at a Nov. 11 special called meeting to approve a separation agreement with Superintendent Stephen Green effective immediately.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — More than 100 Dunwoody residents packed into Vintage Pizza Nov. 16 to review potential changes to the Dunwoody Village Master Plan.
Lillian Elizabeth (Bick) Jacobus, age 90, joined the saints in heaven on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Dunwoody Preservation Trust recently unveiled a new website and logo, with the goal of creating a comprehensive user-friendly site that explains what they do and why they do it.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Dunwoody recently welcomed a member of the British nobility when the 8th Earl of Carnarvon visited The Duke to promote Highclere Castle Gin.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Dunwoody Mayor Denis Shortal will hold his final town hall Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. at Dunwoody City Hall, 4800 Ashford Dunwoody Road.
DUNWOODY, Ga. —The City of Dunwoody has begun work on a series of projects to improve the safety of pedestrians: a sidewalk extension and two crosswalks with new pedestrian refuge islands.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Amid the bustle of one of the largest office hubs in Metro Atlanta, the Dunwoody Community Garden and Orchard at Brook Run is facing a threat from — of all things — deer.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — By a margin of nearly 2 to 1, DeKalb County voters rejected a referendum that would have revised the DeKalb County Ethics Act.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The DeKalb County Police Department has hired Michaela Vincent as a public information officer.
The following is news submitted by the Dunwoody Community Garden and Orchard.
DUNWOODY, Ga. —The City of Dunwoody held its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Nov. 11 at the Brook Run Park Veterans Memorial.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Councilwoman Lynn Deutsch will be Dunwoody’s next mayor. Deutsch defeated fellow council member Terry Nall Tuesday 60.6 percent to 39.2.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The redistricting process for DeKalb County elementary schools in Dunwoody continued with a second public meeting Oct. 23, when the district laid out three possible enrollment plans.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Though many got an extra hour of sleep this weekend, some Dunwoody residents were not happy last Friday when they received an unwanted wakeup call around 4:15 a.m.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Laura Madison Pankey, senior at Dunwoody High School, earned the highest possible ACT composite score of 36, a feat accomplished by about 0.2 percent of test takers.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The outside attorney hired by the City of Dunwoody to review the powers of Georgia cities, counties and local school districts regarding school construction, maintenance and repairs says state law buffers schools from local codes.
BROOKHAVEN, Ga. — Marist School has announced the launch of “STEAM 2.0,” a program that will focus on teaching students to make a positive impact through service to others.
Members of the GFWC Dunwoody Woman’s Club toured several of the Dunwoody parks that have benches donated by club members as part of their “Adopt-A-Bench” project.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Dunwoody City Council adopted a $39.6 million 2020 budget with little dispute Oct. 28.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — There was dancing, dinner and air of celebration Oct. 24 as some 450 members of the business community gathered at Alpharetta’s Metropolitan Club for the seventh annual Best of North Atlanta Gala awards ceremony.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Dunwoody Food Truck Thursdays ended its seventh season Oct. 24 with a Halloween-themed night full of candy and costumes. As with previous Thursdays, the event started at 5 p.m. at Brook Run Park. Children and adults were invited to come out in costume for a contest in the spi…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The city of Dunwoody is granting businesses that have fallen behind on occupational taxes an amnesty program that provides relief from penalties and interest.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The DeKalb County Board of Education is asking the community for its views as it begins a search for the district’s next superintendent.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Community Assistance Center (CAC), an organization that works to prevent homelessness and hunger, will open a new branch office at 5 Dunwoody Park, Suite 113 in Dunwoody this November.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Dunwoody voters will select a new mayor Nov. 5, with three City Council seats also up for election.
The Crown Plaza was the setting on Oct. 23 for a large local crowd to see the movie, “8 Days,” and to hear a panel of three law enforcement specialists speak on the topic of human trafficking of children.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — October marks the 12th month of DeKalb County being out of compliance with its agreement to provide ambulance services in Dunwoody, according to City Councilman Terry Nall.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Thirteen members of the Dunwoody Woman’s Club gathered Oct. 11 at the Barn at Brook Run Park to participate in the club’s annual “Golden Olympics.”
ROSWELL, Ga. — The young adult fiction genre has seen a shift in recent years.
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. — Preschoolers and staff from Schiff School, leaders from the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta and Temple Emanu-El, parents and community members gathered to officially dedicate a brand new playground.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Family Promise will hold its first-ever Giving Day this Friday, Oct. 25, a 24-hour online event to raise funds and awareness of the national crisis of family homelessness, with matching donations from Belk.
The Dunwoody High School Band will now find it a bit easier traveling to events, thanks to a donation from the Rotary Club of Dunwoody. In the past, travel by the band to other schools and events was difficult and tedious with no official mode of transportation. Often, the band had to rent t…
David Keith Bouseman passed away at home on October 16th, 2019. David was born on February 21, 1958 in Eldorado, IL to John Keith Bouseman and Barbara Ann (Busby) Bouseman.
PORT ROYAL, S.C. — Private First Class Isom Thornton, 19, of Dunwoody graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on Oct. 11.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The 28th annual Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) Book Festival will bring more than 45 renowned authors to Dunwoody from Oct. 30 to Nov. 18.