SAN FRANCISCO -- Something could soon be coming between San Francisco's proud nudists and their unusual freedom to bare it all.. Walking around naked is legal in the city under most circumstances, but a city supervisor concerned about public health and sanitation introduced legislation Tuesday that would require the clothing
WINDHAM, N.Y. -- Northeastern residents still weary from the flooding wrought by Hurricane Irene braced Wednesday for the leftovers of Tropical Storm Lee, which brought welcome moisture to farmers in parched parts of the South on its slog northward.. New York positioned rescue workers, swift-water boats and helicopters with
Strength training keys Spartans' success
ATHENS -- Georgia couldn't stop Marcus Lattimore a year ago when the Bulldogs' defense included starting linebacker Akeem Dent, who's now with the NFL Atlanta Falcons.. It could be even more difficult for Georgia to contain No. 12 South Carolina's powerful back with a freshman or a walk-on possibly
PHILADELPHIA -- Pinch-hitter Ross Gload hit an RBI single with one out in the bottom of the ninth and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep and extend their lead to 10-1/2 games in the NL East.. The major league
A look at the Gwinnett Braves 2012 schedule
A look at Wednesday's Gwinnett prep action.
How we love our anniversaries. Whether it's "the Maine," "Pearl Harbor" or "9/11" we choose to remember, the question is "Why?" Why remember? To honor the dead? Yes, that is a good reason. How about to remember loved ones and survivors? That, too, is commendable.. All of this, though, is about looking back, not forward.
Half the United States will be obese by 2030 unless government interventions -- making healthy foods cheaper, junk food more expensive, and regulating the marketing of unhealthy foods -- are put in place, according to a report in the Lancet, a British medical journal.At the
A look back at the G-Braves 2011 season.
The Gwinnett Gladiators announced the re-signing of forward Pat Galivan on Wednesday and his fast-paced, hard-pressing game is well-suited to the team's new style.. Galivan played most of the last two seasons in Gwinnett while under contract with AHL Chicago and his offseason negotiations were all
While most students at Grayson High School have been back in the classroom for about a month now, Austin Meadows is just back from a standout summer with USA Baseball
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Heading into the opener Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons are drawing plenty of attention for that high-powered offense.. Their Super Bowl hopes, however, may rest on the defense.. With that in mind, middle linebacker Curtis Lofton knows he'll have to fill essentially the same role that quarterback
Pair to be honored at Monday banquet in Atlanta.
Bisher's take on predictions
TV show hosted by Daily Post editor Todd Cline and sports editor Will Hammock.
Nash, Sheldon picked to write transit legislation. Woodall talks to Chamber officials.
Lilburn Middle School was briefly locked down Wednesday afternoon due to police activity in the area.
Police chief proposes using drug funds for rifles, gasoline.
The Gwinnett County Human Relations Commission will host "An America for All of Us" Thursday evening, an event aimed at celebrating diversity and unity.
Cyclists' 9/11 tribute, a 386-mile trek, nears Gwinnett from N.C.
Large trash fire being doused in Norcross.
Belk is celebrating completion of a remodeling effort at its Mall of Georgia location.
Proper landscaping protects bodies of water.
Ask 18-year-old Nate Lewin what he learned in class today. He'll smile and hand you his headphones, the sound of violins chirping and cymbals crashing through each earpiece.
DULUTH -- Clutterninja, A professional organizing service has opened in Duluth, specializing in residential services.
Those looking to raise money for Gwinnett County Sheriff's Department charities can sign up for Chase a Cop, a 5k/1-mile fun run scheduled for 8 a.m. Sept. 24 at Tribble Mill Park in Lawrenceville.
KING: Georgia Republican delegation in Washington silent on Obama anti-enforcement immigration decree
Currently, there are a reported 300,000 illegals in the deportation pipeline.. The new decree was announced without fanfare on the White House website in a blog posted by Cecilia Munoz, late of the National Council of La Raza ("The Race" in English) and currently serving the Obama regime as White
SUGAR HILL -- Ask 18-year-old Nate Lewin what he learned in class today.
BUFORD -- Belk is celebrating completion of a remodeling effort at its Mall of Georgia location.
WINDHAM, N.Y. -- Northeastern residents still weary from the flooding wrought by Hurricane Irene braced Wednesday for the leftovers of Tropical Storm Lee, which brought welcome moisture to farmers in parched parts of the South on its slog northward.
This past weekend, like seemingly every day since July, flew by, leaving me to wonder how it is that the pools are closing, college and pro football are kicking off and the days are getting shorter. We can all relate to it getting dark earlier, it's like the closing of the blinds on your goals and chores for the summer.
DULUTH -- A team of cyclists representing law enforcement and military groups from across the Southeast made headway toward Duluth on Wednesday as part of the fifth annual Honor Ride in remembrance of Sept. 11 victims.
NORCROSS -- During the recent "Almost Elton John" concert, the city of Norcross unveiled the newest public work of art: an 11-foot diameter mosaic in Thrasher Park located between the pavilion and the playground. The city's Public Works Department installed spotlights so that the piece is illuminated from dusk to dawn.
NORCROSS -- Firefighters doused a large debris pile that caught fire at a recycling center in the 3000 block of Kingston Court in Norcross about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.
The show business publication “Variety” reports “40-plus programs expected to commemorate 10th anniversary of (9/11) attacks.” And those are just the specials. They don’t include reports within news programs, or overseas TV memorials, which began last month.
CHICAGO — Half the United States will be obese by 2030 unless government interventions -- making healthy foods cheaper, junk food more expensive, and regulating the marketing of unhealthy foods -- are put in place, according to a report in the Lancet, a British medical journal.At the news conference for the report's release, one of the authors, Harvard professor Steven Gortmaker, said, "Governments certainly need to lead obesity prevention, but so far few have shown any leadership. If we have no measures and don't set any targets, we're not going to make a lot of progress."
SUGAR HILL -- One Sugar Hill community's residents are gaining ease of mind and another's are gaining results from cooperating.
Mr. Clyde T. Tatum, age, 84 of Sugar Hill passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years Katherine Whited Tatum ...
Alfonso David Smith, 79, of Snellville passed away Sunday, September 4, 2011. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Nettie Mae Smith; daughter and son-in-law, Vickie ...
Retha Merck, age 74 of Snellville, GA passed away September 6, 2011. Arrangements by Wages and Sons Stone Mountain Chapel, 770-469-9811
Floye Short Hewatt, age 68 of Atlanta, GA, passed away September 5, 2011. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Services LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Vernon Ingram, age 85 of Johns Creek, GA, passed away Saturday, August 27, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel 770-466-1544. www.stewartfh.com
Mrs. Ruby Dean Ashworth Morgan, age 95, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, September 5, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, D. S. Morgan. She is ...
Kelly Anne Lindquist, 33, of Hull, GA, died September 5, 2011. The funeral service will be held Friday, September 9th, at 11:00 a.m. at Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel in Norcross ...
Ronda Lee Brock, age 29 of Jefferson, GA, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966 www.lawsonfuneralhome.org