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Will the last person in Clarke County please turn out the Obamabulbs?

posted @ Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 12:10

Lies, damn lies, and statistics.

posted @ Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 21:21

A hard to recycle materials center at the edge of downtown? I suppose it couldn't be worse than Bethel Homes.

posted @ Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 08:08

Always knew Athens was unconventional.

posted @ Monday, December 2, 2013 - 14:21

Tinfoil Hat Time

posted @ Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 18:54

In light of the comments gleaned from the last protest, I hope these rabble-rousers don't act like they own the right of way.

posted @ Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 12:19

@ponsoldt: Although the charter needs to be amended on several points, there probably needs to be more candidates for office before we begin installing term limits.

posted @ Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 16:01

The Water Bill was likely seized as evidence of their motive since they are obviously selling dope to satisfy the outrageous Tier 4 charge on their Water Bill.

posted @ Friday, November 1, 2013 - 07:20

Not the first senior staffer at the Unified Government to abruptly resign this month. Must be something in the water over at Satula.

posted @ Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 21:02

Not the first senior staffer at the Unified Government to abruptly resign this month. Must be something in the water over at Satula.

posted @ Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 21:02

Can anyone inform ABH readership why this community garden ordinance is even necessary?

posted @ Friday, August 23, 2013 - 06:33

Unfortunately for the Clarke County School District, most parents have voted with their feet by moving to Jackson and Oconee Counties.

posted @ Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 12:05

@retiredandhappy: these dolphins would be given probation if thy we're captured in Athens.

posted @ Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 07:28

@sweept: In light of this ruling, ACC would be in breach of contract and contempt of court.

posted @ Friday, August 2, 2013 - 06:45

Would love to know how much the taxpayers paid for paying a private law firm to prosecute this personal vendetta.

posted @ Thursday, August 1, 2013 - 21:50

The tea party is a joke. For all of its talk about the founding fathers, constitutional originalism and limited government, I don't recall seeing anything about government mandated renewable energy in the Bill of Rights.

posted @ Friday, July 12, 2013 - 07:04

Come to Athens! View our artistic bus stops!

posted @ Tuesday, July 9, 2013 - 08:00

Tin foil hat alert.

posted @ Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 20:36

The authorities in Augusta recognize that their slush fund is illegal. Our Manager believes our Solid Waste slush fund is legal. I'm not sure whether the citizens should laugh or cry over his secret 17% raise.

posted @ Monday, June 10, 2013 - 06:52

Guess this help explains why my leaf and limb doesn't get picked up anymore.

posted @ Sunday, June 2, 2013 - 09:02

The Public appeared before the HPC and the M&C and overwhelmingly opposed a Buena Vista Historic Designation. What good is more public input when our leaders ignore the will of the people and make decisions to appease their cliques and advance their personal interests?

posted @ Friday, May 24, 2013 - 06:45

For over a year now, the Mayor and Commission have considered an ordinance that will have a practical effect on about two dozen rabble rousers. This same Mayor & Commission just raised property taxes for thousands of homeowners with no questions asked. Needless to say, it sounds like the Unified Government has its priorities straight.

posted @ Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 07:12

Well, it looks like we can strike dissent and freedom to express alternative ideas off the list of human rights.

posted @ Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 11:47

It's difficult scheduling what weekend I need to leave Athens when they keep moving around the "Human Rights" Festival.

posted @ Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 07:06

Planning Staff needs to act quickly, otherwise, the Mayor & Commission may designate the whole area as an historic preservation district and prevent any future development.

posted @ Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 07:55

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