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Atlanta Robbers Using Grindr Dating App To Target Victims

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Atlanta authorities are warning members of the LGBTQ+ community about men who are robbing victims they meet on Grindr. In recent months, at least eight men have been robbed after meeting men on the popular gay dating app. In each instance, the men introduce themselves on the platform and begin …

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Parents in Atlanta Could Receive Citations if their Children are Found Selling Water on the Street; Police Department Says it’s Dangerous for Kids and Motorists

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The Atlanta Police Department is looking into citing the parents of teens who sell water at traffic intersections. We’ve all seen citizens of our communities making a little side hustle by selling items like flowers, carnival toys, balloons, and more on the street or at traffic intersections. But, the police …

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Atlanta Woman Shot After Rejecting A Man’s Advances

Baltimore Man Shot

An Atlanta couple’s romantic date ended in violence Friday after the woman rejected the unwanted advances of a passerby. Meairra Mansara and her boyfriend, Juwan Davis, were riding scooters on Northside Drive when they asked a man driving by to stop catcalling at the victim. The pair kept riding down the street …

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Construction Of $500,000 Townhomes Raises Gentrification Concerns In Atlanta’s Bankhead Neighborhood

Construction Of $500,000 Townhomes Raises Gentrification Concerns In Atlanta’s Bankhead Neighborhood

A new development being built in the Bankhead neighborhood of Atlanta is sparking gentrification concerns.  Construction on an upscale 61-townhome community called The Ten29 West — priced at about $500,000 per unit — is currently underway. But, the median household income of the community is only about $37,000, 11Alive reports. According to the outlet, …

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Joe Biden Urges Congress To Pass Stonger Gun Control Laws

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Joe Biden wants tighter gun laws following the mass shooting in Boulder, Colorado. According to NBC News, Biden called on Congress this Thursday to tighten gun control laws after a mass shooter killed 10 people in a Boulder, Colorado grocery store. This incident occurred less than a week after a …

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14 Players From The Atlanta Hawks Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID 19 VACCINE

Following Thursday night’s game against Oklahoma City, 14 Atlanta Hawks players got their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. According to ESPN, the team announced that 36 individuals from the NBA team’s operation, including staff and the 14 players, received their first dose after meeting state eligibility requirements. Many were …

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