Georgia’s 50 Safest Towns: 2018 Rankings

ATLANTA, GA — A new ranking of crime rates from the National Council for Home Safety and Security shows that the safest cities in Georgia range from the Atlanta metropolitan area to Savannah, Warner Robins and towns in between. Georgia crime statistics of 3.98 reported violent crimes per 1,000 put it in the top 30 in the United States overall. Once you account for Atlanta’s high crime rates, Georgia’s statewide crime trends aren’t that bad, the website says. The city of Johns Creek, a northeast Atlanta suburb, is Georgia’s safest community. Its 27 reported violent crimes and 687 property crimes are "terrifically low in respect to its large population" of… Read More

Continue Reading

CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home

Supporters of Mill Creek cluster schools can sign up for the Run the Creek 5K and Fun Run. The 5K will begin at 8 a.m. Feb. 24 at Little Mulberry Park, 3855 Fence Road in Auburn. The race will take place on the paved paths of the park. The Fun Run is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Registration is $25 through Feb. 11 and $30 from Feb. 12 through the day of the race. Runners can register online at Participants are encouraged to dress in their Mill Creek spirit wear. Proceeds from the race will be used by the Mill Creek Cluster Education Foundation to award grants next… Read More

Continue Reading

Apartments to Be Built Across The Forum in Peachtree Corners

It’s long been the dream of many in Peachtree Corners that the 20+ acres across from The Forum would be developed into a multi-use area that all could enjoy. That dream is about to end. Charlie Roberts, the owner of the coveted land, and the last undeveloped acreage in the city, has announced he will soon sell the property to Lennar, a Miami, Florida-based company to be developed into a high-end multi-family complex of some 250 or so apartments. Despite a decade-old fight to keep apartments from being built by community activists including the United Peachtree Corners Civic Association (UPCCA), a large apartment complex is planned for the property. Construction… Read More

Continue Reading

Top Ways To Find The Latest Peachtree City GA News

The best news that you can get out of Peachtree City in Georgia will come from newspapers in the area. They will be on top of all of the latest happenings, and stories that you will like to read about what might be your hometown. If you are thinking about moving into Georgia, and you have heard about Peachtree City, you may want to learn a little bit more about the city before you go. The following tips will make it possible for you to find information on this location where you may want to visit. What Do You Find In Peachtree City? If you are going to be visiting… Read More

Continue Reading
Tips for Renting an Apartment Located in Peachtree

Tips For Renting An Apartment Located In Peachtree

You must have the greatest negotiation and deal making skills if you want to have the best apartment in town at an affordable rate. Some people thinks that asking for the lowest possible price will make the landlords go a little down on rent but this cannot work all the times because some people may end up the negotiation after listening to a very low rate. This means that you will not be able to make the deal which is very important while bargaining to a landlord because he will be able to get a lot of other tenants but you will have to face difficulties in finding the favourite… Read More

Continue Reading
Best Place to Raise Children

Best Place To Raise Children

Although urban living is getting a lot more popularity these days young parents like to shift to different suburbs for raising their children. The main point behind doing such the thing is that big cities fail to provide enough family interaction and environment for children. Jobs are tough, and children are even exposed to different unexpected as well as harmful things like drugs. These encounters are competitively lesser in small cities because of the proper cultural and religious practices. This is the reason that young parents prefer small cities, and they can also save a big amount of money by cutting down expenses on rent and other expensive entertainment. This… Read More

Continue Reading
Special Amenities of Senior Friendly Apartments

Special Amenities Of Senior Friendly Apartments

Senior citizens have to find their place in this society after getting retired and this is the most difficult time of anyone’s life because they think of their life as if it is not needed anymore, but this is also a responsibility of society to make them feel welcome after retirement. This problem is often faced by male members of the society who used to be the only earning hand of their family because they have spent their whole life in supporting their family. Sitting at home and doing nothing have a very bad affect on them because they feel idle and useless. This feeling gives them a very hard… Read More

Continue Reading