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On Common Ground NewsFebruary 6, 2021

Johnson highlights legislative victories, constituent services DECATUR, GA — Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) released his 116th Congressional Report (2019-2020) this week highlighting his bills that became law, his consumer and criminal justice reform legislation and the excellence in constituent services – mostly focused on COVID-19 relief — that follows through with his promise of “taking […]

On Common Ground NewsFebruary 2, 2021

  Decatur, GA—The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) DeKalb County Branch will host virtual events throughout February in observance of Black History Month. “This is a time for the black community to refocus and build upon what we have learned over the past years, that Black Lives Matter, Black Votes Matter, Our Voices Matter,” said NAACP […]

On Common Ground NewsJanuary 25, 2021

The DeKalb County Board of Health has resumed registration for Phase 1A+ .  Appointments can be made by visiting the Board of Health’s updated scheduling portal, with appointments beginning Monday, Jan. 25. Individuals without access to the internet or those with special needs can call 404-294-3700 during normal business hours to obtain assistance from a […]

On Common Ground NewsJanuary 19, 2021

The City of Stonecrest honored five local leaders and one international leader at its “Key to the City Ceremony” on Sunday, Jan. 17. The red carpet event, restricted to guests by invitation only, was held at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort. Those honored included: Dr. Kwaku Oteng, Ghana, Africa, a successful entrepreneur featured as […]

On Common Ground NewsJanuary 12, 2021

Arabia Mountain Heritage Area Alliance Director of Interpretation Sarah Lisle hangs an educational banner on construction fencing. The Lyon Farm is located right next to the popular Arabia Mountain PATH trail.      Preparations for construction have begun at the Lyon Farm. Phase II of historic preservation work at the site will focus on the […]

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