Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Smith was home at the time of the original car theft.
UPDATE: Councilwoman Carla Smith received good news Thursday from police who found her car in a Social Circle. According to Jason Genung of Ormewood Park, he's "not sure what shape it's in yet, just that it apparently needs a tow truck." Hopefully neighbors in Woodland Hills will see the gold Taurus back in the neighborhood soon. Social Circle, Ga. is located just east of Covington and Conyers. WOODLAND HILLS — Atlanta police are looking for at least two people wanted in connection with the theft of a car belonging to Atlanta City Councilwoman Carla Smith Tuesday morning from the driveway of her Woodland Avenue home. Smith told police she was doing chores around the house when she heard a vehicle start-up. A few moments later, she went …
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Long lines at the latest entrant to Moreland Avenue's Fast Food Row.
Thursday, February 14
WOODLAND HILLS — Folks may decry the excess of fast food outlets found along the Southeast Atlanta stretch of Moreland Avenue, but the drive-thrus tell a different story. And so it is with the Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits, which opened about a week ago in the former Huddle House restaurant at 1211 Moreland Ave. All week, cars have been snaking in the parking lot as motorists queued up to the drive-thru, leading to long lines. Apparently, the lines aren't turning people off. We've heard from a couple of East Atlanta Patch readers who emailed us to let know they're repeat customers. To which we say: Happy, if not healthy eating.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Fast food fried chicken chain to take over Huddle House spot in Woodland Hills.
Fast Food Row — AKA Moreland Avenue south of I-20 — is adding another chain to a list that includes McDonald's, Checkers, Burger King, Long John Silver's and Wendy's: Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits. According to the Tomorrow's News Today, the fried chicken chain, a unit of Dunwoody-based AFC Enterprises Inc., will open in the old Huddle House restaurant at 1211 Moreland Ave. at Vickers Street SE in Woodland Hills.