The Artside: Documentary captures life, work of artist Edward Rice

...sale at the reception, along with signed copies of the Preservation of Place exhibition catalogue. FIRST THURSDAY events at Midtown will put photographer Gene Howard in the spotlight as artist of the month. Howard has been photographing nature for many years...

The Artside: Photos, mosaics to draw attention

...her work at www.colleenmorganphotography.weebly.com. MIDTOWN MARKET is ramping up its First Thursday event beginning Aug...roller derby team, will be the featured organization. Shops at Midtown ? near the branching of Kings Way and Central Avenue...

Midtown Market going out of business

Midtown Market, an antique mall and art gallery at 2113 Kings Way, is shutting...31 after more than eight years in business, said owner Stefanie Reed.Midtown Market has operated from its current location for more than three years...

Pop Rocks: Music Midtown sorely missed

...part, and then, quite suddenly Music Midtown was gone. It was tough, for me, to...walked away from the bright lights of Music Midtown for the last time.Or so I thought...six-year hiatus, it was announced the Music Midtown is coming back. Now a much smaller Piedmont...

Music Midtown: From hip-hop to rock to country

...Now in its 12th year, Atlanta's Music Midtown Festival has emerged as a leader in the...summer music festivals. (Related story: Midtown schedule of performers) The festival...Still, the real attraction at Music Midtown remains the world-class music line-up...

Atlanta gets ready for Midtown practice

...linebacker Keith Brooking was held out of practice with a sore knee on Friday, but is expected to participate in the team's "Midtown Touchdown" event today. "He was actually scheduled to practice, but he has a little tendinitis in there," coach Bobby...

Atlanta motorist ducks sledgehammer

...window on one of Georgia's busiest freeways. Satara Campbell says she was driving around 60 mph on the Downtown Connector in midtown Atlanta when a 2 ½-pound sledgehammer crashed through her windshield. Campbell tells WSB-TV the hammer landed a few inches...

Across Georgia

...window on one of Georgia's busiest freeways.Satara Campbell says she was driving around 60 mph on the Downtown Connector in midtown Atlanta on July 10 when a 2½-pound sledgehammer crashed through her windshield and landed a few inches from her leg around...

The Artside: Deadlines approaching to enter best photographs, more

...White's Building on Broad Street. See booktavern.com for other groups and events. LOOKING AHEAD: ? First Thursday at Midtown Market on Kings Way returns to its artist-of-the-month format, with mosaic artist Tina Goldsmith taking the featured...

Bank merger would combine Augusta's First Bank of Georgia with Atlanta financial corporation

...Financial announced plans of acquiring Bank of Atlanta for about $25 million by late 2014. Bank of Atlanta, headquartered in Midtown Atlanta with one other office in Duluth, Ga., would immediately merge into State Bank Financial after the transaction closes...