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Lost kitty!
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Lost kitty!

Lost kitty! Latte is a beautiful fluffy orange & cream-colored male. He is neutered and microchipped. No collar. He had lived on Woodland Avenue for the last 2 months since being adopted from the Humane Society. He escaped near Fayetteville & Flat Shoals Roads when being dropped off to his sitter. […]

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Come Celebrate 134 Years of Grant Park

By Becky Godsey You’re familiar with Grant Park. You drive by it, walk through it, visit the farmer’s market on Sundays, pack picnics for you and your family, and enjoy the tennis and basketball courts. You may even hit up a little league game or two on the weekends, and […]

Kids cook s'mores around the campfire. Photo by Lewis Cartee.
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EAV Celebrates Earth Day with Annual Campout

By Howard Fore Camping in the backyard is a time-honored summer tradition. But what about camping in someone else’s backyard? In East Atlanta, the historic Zuber-Jarrell House was the campground on Saturday, April 22 for more than 50 East Atlanta residents of all ages, as they cooked over a campfire, […]

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GPCP Student Art in Our Community

By Natalie Rosbottom Big thanks to Maynard Jackson High School (MJHS) Garden Club for helping Grant Park Cooperative Preschool (GPCP) install the “Peace Prevail” peace pole in the rooftop garden at MJHS on April 11. This is one of three peace poles created by the children from the Swans class […]

Bricks knocked out in the north corner of the portico. Photo by Nancy Leighton.
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Old Oak Fallen at CVS

By Nancy Leighton Tree lovers in southeast Atlanta have lost another beautiful old oak tree to the weather. The tree located at 520 Boulevard in front of the CVS Pharmacy started life when new houses were first built in Grant Park. The tree was about 125 years old and was […]

One of the homes featured on this year’s tour.  Photo by Josh Vick
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Grant Park’s Annual Tour of Homes

By Christina Mobley The Grant Park Neighborhood Association’s (GPNA) 43rd annual Grant Park Spring Tour of Homes returns May 20 and 21 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm each day. This year’s tour will offer a peek inside seven homes and three gardens across the neighborhood, as well as The Social Goat […]

The Frontlines Battle of Atlanta Tour covers history before and after the historic battle. Here a new apartment building allows residents to live on civil war era frontlines in the East Atlanta Village. New resident may not even realized that they are living with American History. Photo by Courtney Bryant.
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BATL Announces Late Spring, Summer Programs

By Henry Bryant The Battle of Atlanta Commemoration Organization keeps it coming, announcing upcoming programs starting in April – some of them free of charge. On May 13 at 2:00pm, BATL will offer its most popular tour, especially for residents of NPU-W. The BATL Frontlines Tour is a walking tour […]