Category: Coming Up

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 26, 2021

DECATUR,GA—The DeKalb Human Services Department will host a series of virtual Lunch & Learn webinars for the community, starting March 1, 2021, to provide information that will connect individuals and families to needed services that are available in DeKalb County. Participants will learn about the department’s many community partners as well as the services that they […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 25, 2021

CONYERS, GA– Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) will host an online teacher job fair on Saturday, March 6,  9 a.m. – 12 p.m.   Candidates are invited to pre-register at   “We seek outstanding candidates for teaching positions in the 2021-2022 school year. All 22 RCPS schools will be represented and interviews will be […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 23, 2021

  ATLANTA – State Rep. Doreen Carter (D-Lithonia) will participate in the Atlanta Food Bank’s virtual “Hunger Walk Run” celebration  and encourages citizens to join her team on Sunday, March 7, 2 p.m. To join Rep. Carter’s walking team and participate in the virtual event, please click here. The registration fee to join Rep. Carter’s […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 23, 2021

The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office (RCSO) and Flock Safety are hosting a virtual community safety event on Feb. 24, 6:30 p.m. The event is being held to discuss how Flock Safety cameras and local residents can work with RSCO to help deter and solve crime in the Rockdale area. Flock Safety, an Atlanta-based startup, offers […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 13, 2021

ATLANTA – State Representative Dar’shun Kendrick (D-Lithonia) will host a virtual discussion on two legislative measures that seek to promote “app fairness” in the marketplace. The virtual meeting will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 7 p.m. via Zoom. Advanced registration is required. To register for virtual discussion event, please click here. Kendrick will be […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 11, 2021

      ATLANTA– Gov. Brian P. Kemp today( Feb. 11) applauded the news that beginning Feb. 12, CVS Pharmacy will begin vaccination appointments at 12 stores across Georgia. “Public-private partnerships have been critical to our vaccination efforts here in Georgia, helping to ensure long-term care facility residents and staff along with those in our […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 11, 2021

DECATUR, GA.– DeKalb County renters and landlords affected financially by the pandemic can apply for relief beginning Friday, Feb. 12. Starting at 9 a.m. tomorrow, tenants and landlords can apply for financial assistance by completing an application at and submitting supporting documents to Additionally, renters and landlords can get assistance and more information […]

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