The pilot revolves around two cousins in ATL trying to navigate the rough and tumble terrain of the city's rap scene. Glover's playing the lead role of Earnest 'Earn' Marks, and will also serve as an executive producer.
The wait might soon be over, transit fans! Mayor Kasim Reed yesterday echoed his pledge that the Atlanta streetcar will start carrying passengers between Centennial Olympic Park and the King Center before Dec. 31. The transit system is still running tests and deflecting attacks by automobiles as the city awaits final approvals from state and federal officials. Former House Speaker and Georgia Congressman Newt Gingrich wanted to connect with the common man yesterday so he kicked back and answered questions on Facebook about North Korea.
Night Cleaner is a new project that finds All the Saints' singer and guitarist Matt Lambert exploring a slower and more spacious side of his songwriting, evoking the comfortably surreal ambiance of Syd Barrett, Flying Saucer Attack, et al. Tonight, Lambert leads a band comprised of various East Atlanta rock vets including drummer Frankie Broyles , bass player Chris Kaufmann , and guitarist Cyrus Shahmir , sharing the stage between performances by Andrew Wiggins playing a noise set, and a headlining set by Landline.
Authorities say a Covington man has been arrested in a scheme to obtain new cellphones by defrauding an insurance program. Authorities say a Covington man has been arrested in a scheme to obtain new cellphones by defrauding an insurance program.
Thursday morning local and federal law enforcement called a recent counterfeit merchandise raid at College Park mall one the 15 biggest if its kind this year. More than $13-million worth of fake items seized and 14 arrests made during the November 21 raid of the Old National Discount Mall.
In Grant Park, a 30-year-old man walked into a police precinct to report a fraudulent charity. He said "his ex-wife had been fooling everyone that she had brain cancer for the past 10 years, including her own family," the officer wrote.