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New Urban Farm in Old Fourth Ward

Old Fourth Ward is getting a neighborhood, organic vegetable garden on 4-acres leased from Wheat Street Baptist Church! The project will also be a marketplace and serve as a training center for budding (funny, huh?) urban gardeners. The official announcement is below, but the important thing is that there is going to be a ceremony this Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 2PM on the corner of Hilliard and Old Wheat. Don't forget to thank these hard working people and organizations! Our City … [Read More...]

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Streetcar from King Center to Atlanta Centennial Olympic Park Approved!

Today, the AJC reported that U.S. DOT has approved $47 million for Atlanta's proposed $70 million downtown streetcar program. The original story can be found at http://www.ajc.com/news/rep-lewis-dot-will-683159.html, but is included below. Rep. Lewis: DOT will fund Atlanta streetcar project By Ariel Hart and Bob Keefe WASHINGTON -- In a major coup for the city of Atlanta, the U.S. Department of Transportation has agreed to grant the city $47 million for its proposed $70 million downtown … [Read More...]

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Atlanta Streets Alive!

The Event On Sunday, October 17, 2010, Atlantans have another chance to experience the streets of our beautiful city like never before. From 1-6pm, Atlanta Streets Alive! is once again taking back the streets for people to get active and get engaged. Bring out your bikes, rollerblades, and your best moves. There will be an hourly bike loop, hooping, jump rope, double dutch, frisbee, relay races, zumba, capoeira, kickboxing, tai chi, nia, ...salsa, ecstatic, persian dance & poetry, … [Read More...]

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Best of Atlanta 2010 – Old Fourth Ward Edition

Old Fourth Ward rocked Creative Loafing's Best of ATL 2010! O4W.net would like to congratulate those that made the list from our neighborhood as well as those within a stone's throw. Check them out below. Visit them. Leave big tips. Food Dynamic Dish www.dynamicdish.net Best Photogenic Dish or Dish Presentation (Readers Pick) Grindhouse Killer Burgers www.grindhouseburgers.com Best Veggie Burger (Readers Pick) Noni's www.nonisdeli.com Best Restaurant with a Bar Scene … [Read More...]