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Atlanta Cemetery Network offers glimpse into city’s history

“Tour the Rest haven of Atlanta’s African-American Civil Rights Pioneers”& Atlanta is known for being the cradle of the Civil Rights Movement, the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the epicenter of southern culture. Atlanta is a...

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Henry ‘Hank’ Aaron bust finds a home at Adams Park

In 2017, the Atlanta Braves packed up and moved the team nearly fifteen miles north of Turner Field, less than a mile outside the city limits, but clear into the next county. Turner Field had been home to the Braves since the conclusion of the 1996...

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Here’s why Black kids need Black books

The publishing industry still has a great deal of progress to make concerning the representation of Black children and protagonists in books. While browsing the gift shop at the National Museum of African American History and Culture, librarian K...

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Fulton County Schools short on bus drivers to start school year

Take a morning drive through any neighborhood in Atlanta and you will see a number of school-aged children waiting on various street corners for their school buses to arrive. This year, students throughout metro Atlanta might be waiting a bit longer...