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The Old Hickory House, a favorite of many locals, has closed its doors.  Most folks visited HH for breakfast. The evening crowd was light.  Local social groups, Old Men posses, bloggers, Red Shirts, and politicians all shared the counter, booths, and tables at Hickory House.  At the HH, all Men were equal, all treated with great care and respect, regardless of your order.  Guys like Farmer Bob would get a cup of coffee and a bowl of oatmeal, while DunwoodyTalk staffers would get Country Chicken with Gravy, a side of bacon, and  a Diet Coke in a to-go cup.Old Hickory HouseLot size is .8 acres and building approx 4200 sq feet. Valued at $1.1 million, up from $870,000
Zip Code: 30319
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Parents across Dunwoody rejoice as the DeKalb schools open their doors for students.  We wish much success for all the kids and teachers.  Our district is not perfect, but we do have lots of great students, parents, teachers, and admin staff at our local schools.
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Click HERE for MARTA survey Dear Homeowners: MARTA is seeking input on expanding rail service up GA 400 to Windward Parkway. We are very concerned about the impact this will have on our neighborhoods. Our goal is to insure you have a voice in the planning. We have created a simple five question survey, https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XXHC39K that should take two minutes, that we ask you to complete by Aug 6th.  Your collective responses will be shared soon with MARTA and the other communities that are affected. 
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Ebola is spreading across west Africa and has now entered the State of Georgia.  Two confirmed cases of Ebola infection people are here in metro Atlanta, the patients housed a few miles from Dunwoody at Emory hospital.  But don't worry; the Government will keep you safe.  All is well.  Don't read blogs, Tea Party rants, or any other media criticizing the CDC.  Just live life, YOLO!From the CDC web site:  The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services has statutory responsibility for preventing the introduction, transmission, and spread of communicable diseases in the United States.Don't worry about that introduction of Ebola to metro Atlanta. It
Zip Code: 30319
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Incident: National Night OutDate: 08/05/14Location: Target, 100 Perimeter Center Place, Dunwoody, GA. 30346 The Dunwoody Police Department is partnering with Target for the 31st Annual National Night Out event on August 5th, 2014. “National Night Out is a unique crime and drug prevention program that is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch”. This will be the 6th year that the Dunwoody Police have participated in this program. National Night Out now involves over 37.8 million people and 16,124 communities from all fifty states, U.S. Territories, Canadian cities, and military bases worldwide.National Night Out, a year-long community building campaign, is designed to: (1) Height
Zip Code: 30319
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Last week the city council in Sandy Springs approves a 60-day moratorium on apartments in commercial zones.  See Press release HERE.SANDY SPRINGS (July 24, 2014) — The Sandy Springs City Council approved a resolution during a special-called meeting on July 23, 2014, to place a 60-day moratorium on apartment permits in commercial zoning areas identified as C1 and C2. The moratorium was enacted to allow city staff time to review current ordinances to determine if changes are needed to ensure development in these areas align with the City’s 2027 Comprehensive Plan, the City Center Master Plan and the Livable Communities Update. The current ordinance allows for apartments to be bu
Zip Code: 30319
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Voters turned away from Vernon Jones in his bid to become DeKalb's next sheriff.  Vernon dusted off the old DeKalb political playbook and went to Chapter One, Race Un-Relations.  His attempt to make the sheriff race a black/white race (against an opponent who is not white) was unsuccessful.  Had Jones won, however, the chances of a Bill at the Gold Dome to eliminate DeKalb County increased.  As many have said over the years, one key factor in Dunwoody becoming a city was Vernon Jones.  Sure, lots of Farmhousers put in hundreds of hours and lawmakers put us on the ballot, but it was Vernon's actions that put the grease to the wheel.  No Vernon, probably no Dunwo
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The Brookhaven Post has a piece regarding the Brookhaven police chief suggesting a ban on firearms in parts of Brookhaven where city leaders assemble.  See HERE for original article. Many will see his actions as anti-gun, others will not. Police chiefs opposed to concealed carry are a dime a dozen in the USA.  If your local chief is a proud member of the IACP (Int'l Association of Chiefs of Police) he/she is likely not a huge 2nd Amendment fan.  Not all police chiefs are anti-2nd Amendment and not all police organizations are anti-2nd Amendment.The IACP is not known for its support of the Second Amendment because most police chiefs are appointed by gun-grabbing politicians.&n
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