Category: Coming Up

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 11, 2021

  Join AARP Atlanta and the legendary Freddie Jackson for “Jam Tonight,” a free “couch concert” on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 8 p.m. Throughout the evening, Jackson will serenade viewers with some of his famous ballads. Viewers also will learn about guarding their hearts and finances.Registration is required for the free virtual eventl at  

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 9, 2021

Online application to go live Friday, Feb. 12, at 9 a.m.   DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond announced “Help is on the way,” as he rolled out details today (Feb. 9) of the county’s receipt of a $21 million grant from the Federal Emergency Rental Assistance program. Thurmond convened a Tenant-Landlord Assistance Coalition(TLAC) comprised […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 9, 2021

DECATUR, GA – In observance of Presidents Day on Monday, Feb. 15, sanitation service for residential customers will run one day late as follows: Monday, Feb. 15 – Presidents Day observed. No sanitation service. Tuesday, Feb. 16 – Residential customers whose regularly scheduled collection day is Monday, Feb. 15, will be serviced on Tuesday, Feb. […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 8, 2021

  DeKalb County, Delta Sigma Theta partner on initiative             DeKalb County Board of Health and members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will partner to administer second doses of COVID-19 vaccine to approximately 500 South DeKalb seniors The initiative will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2 p.m., at the Lou Walker Senior Center, […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 6, 2021

  STONECREST—The Stonecrest City Council is having a virtual Special Called meeting on Sunday, Feb. 7, 4 p.m., after confusion prompted the postponement of the Special Called meeting scheduled on Friday, Feb. 5. The date and time for Sunday’s meeting are not a mistake. The virtual meeting is now scheduled on the same day as […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 4, 2021

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On Common Ground NewsFebruary 2, 2021

ATLANTA – State Rep. Billy Mitchell (D-Stone Mountain) will hold a press conference to discuss his proposed legislation that seeks to remove all Confederate memorials from Georgia, including Stone Mountain Park, on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 9 a.m. at the South Wing of the State Capitol. WHO:             Rep. Billy Mitchell (D-Stone Mountain)   WHAT:          […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 2, 2021

  ATLANTA – Members of the Georgia House Democratic Caucus (GHDC) will host a series of virtual town hall meetings to discuss the GHDC’s “Healthy Georgia” 2021 legislative agenda. To watch the virtual town hall meetings, contact The virtual town hall meeting schedule is as follows: Wednesday, Feb. 3, 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, […]

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