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Police & Fire
Atlanta police were responding to a 911 call concerning illegal gambling in Old Fourth Ward when “at least 20 shots were fired” during the incident in which two men in their 20s were hit.
In August, Kentavious Ballard suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the chest while walking through Central Park just south of Midtown.
Government, Public Safety
The national group of mayors, including a dozen from Georgia, sent a letter to President Obama Wednesday outlining the need to change gun legislation in the United States.
Sunday afternoon, residents are encouraged to meet at the intersection of Freedom Parkway and Moreland Avenue to demonstrate that Atlanta cares for those who were so tragically affected by Friday’s mass killing at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn.
Democratic Incumbent Simone Bell voted in for another term in District 58 of the Georgia House of Representatives.
Sports, The Neighborhood Files
The 50th running of the Atlanta Track Club-sponsored event will begin and end at Midtown's Atlantic Station.
Police searching for suspect who shot victim multiple times around 5 a.m. Sunday
The Neighborhood Files
Saturday's parade delayed for about 15 minutes after a motorcyclist loses control of bike and rear-ends a 'Zombie' float
Volunteers in the News, The Neighborhood Files
While volunteers helped construct a recreation and fitness area for the westside-based Atlanta Mission on Thursday, residents feel the community around Renaissance Park has been "severely compromised and has deteriorated" due to Atlanta's homelessness.
Southeast Atlanta shooting results in a second former Panther men's soccer player being killed this summer in the city.
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