Category : Georgia

Southeast / Georgia - 2 months ago

By the Numbers: Juneteenth

Juneteenth is the oldest known US celebration of the end of slavery. African-Americans and others mark the anniversary much like the Fourth of July, with parties, picnics and gatherings with family and friends. Here’s a look at Juneteenth, also...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 months ago

Emotional Wellbeing: An Inside Job

By Dr. Dionne BatesLicensed Professional Counselor June is Employee Wellness Month. This observance – which was started in 2009 by the Virgin Group, in collaboration with Strategies to Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance, Partnership to Fig...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 months ago

Back to School: Start Up with ATL

It’s wise to take advantage of all the resources and information out there to help you purchase your first home. Money is out there — you just have to go find it, and be willing to do a little work. OK, maybe a lot of work. A first-time homebuye...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 months ago

Big Loop Community: Up With ATL Extra

One of the first things I have learned about Atlanta, in my short time here, is that this is a transplant city with an old soul. Most of the entrepreneurs I’ve met while writing about business have been from far flung parts of the world and now th...