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Confederates Come Down MLK Goes Up | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz

#DryetBuzz — Harpo! #mlkreimagined guess if you remove all remnants of racism (confederate statues) and rewrite history, then one could re-imagine Dr King as if he wasn’t assassinated at age 39 … otherwise who dis? #LivingAtlantaStyle #DryerBuzz Statue of #DrMartinLutherKingJr unveiled Monday, August 28, 2014,  at Georgia State Capitol located in downtown Atlanta. While planned for some time, unveiling took place weeks after tragedies in #charlottesville and other cities embattled over American history and controversial monuments. Would King have said now is not the time? Buzz it or Bash it?…

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Which way do we go buzz? From day dreams to day trips | Follow the buzz #DryerBuzz

It’s summer #Atlanta! Can you say road trip? Why waste all your gas ⛽️ and precious life moments ⏰sitting in traffic day dreaming 🙇🏽‍♀️ instead of #daytripping. Follow the buzz to escape the city in same amount of time as a daily commute. Summer day trips and overnight excursions now buzzing #LivingAtlantaStyle #DryerBuzz Beach buzzing 🌊 A post shared by Yalanda Lattimore DryerBuzz (@dryerbuzz) on Jun 10, 2017 at 1:42pm PDT #staycation #vacations #travel #hotels #airbnb #roadtrip Extra BuzzBreakfast with DryerBuzz September 2017 Kickoff Photo & Video Gallery Blogger…

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Sunsets Remembered | Atlanta celebrates life of fashion friend Matthew A. Weaver, Jr | Obituary

Atlanta celebrates life of fashion friend and icon … (Obituary clipped courtesy of friend Carlos Coleman) Matthew Weaver a Virginia native and was no stranger in the fashion industry. In fact, whenever he was out on the town, most people wondered “who was that well-dressed man.” From the modern compliments of nice outfit to the modest of just a head nod, Matthew definitely knew how to stand out from the rest with his classic sense of style, sophistication, creative flair, and solid presence of what a gentleman should look like….

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DryerBuzzRadio | One Third Needs Us to Get Hard on Saving Our Sons | Great Debate with Antonio Moore and Bruce W Griggs

DryerBuzzonWAOK — First and foremost, we’re doing something right.  So what are we doing wrong? No sharing! We don’t share enough solutions nor talk enough about what works or who’s doing the work. is here to share and provide platform to do just that.  Catch a great debate Sunday as we invite brothers to the airwaves on News & Talk #1380WAOK to share what works in saving our sons.  One third, the latest stats on young black males in or paroled by some form policiing, needs us to “get…

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Important Storm Message(s) from Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and other officials #icelantabuzz | WATCH | Live Blog

We are now opening this live blog to keep you updated during storm activity of February 11 thru 13th.  This post will update as message are delivered with links and tweets.  Please visit often for updates and check sidebar for related tweets. Please observe following message from Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Update COA-Weather Advisory Day 2 City of Atlanta houses homeless; responded to more than 700 service calls from police and fire. Crews continue working 12 hours shifts.  Mayor asks citizens to remain home, combat cabin fever and understand seriousness…

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Diary of Musical Theatre: Buzzing with Colt Chambers, Producer | What’s UpStairs?

DryerBuzz – DIARY OF MUSICAL THEATREInterview with Colt Chambers, Producerby Alice Shapiro Recently I met with 19-year-old producer Colt Chambers at The Olive Tree Restaurant in Hiram, GA for an interview and to talk about my musical, What’s Upstairs? To give an idea of what a theatrical producer does, here is one definition: A producer balances and coordinates the business and financial aspects of mounting a show in service of the creative realization of the playwright’s vision, works directly with a director and sometimes is involved in casting or in…

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Not on their watch – DeKalb County Sheriffs Quickly Apprehend McNair School Shooter – Restore Order and Safety – Local Heroes

Georgia all a buzz the morning after a shooter took over McNair Discovery Learning Academy in DeKalb County (GA) School System. Local Sheriffs became heroes after situation was brought under control with speed and accuracy while under fire as DeKalb departments arrived on the scene. One such unit, and friends of the Buzz, lead the way with actions so swift that we are still working on getting the full story.  Kudos to DeKalb County Sheriffs, one of which is noticeably absent from interview below, was scheduled for training this week and departed shortly…

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Diary Musical Theatre: Monday Monday | Alice Shapiro | What’s Upstairs?

Monday, July 15Coincidences and synchronicities are the stuff of wonder. Lately I’ve had my share of both. For instance, at the Turner Cassity Literary Festival I read poems from my latest book, Saltian, and hysterically messed up the name of Aristotle. I called him “Aristoticle” as if I were channeling T.S. Eliot’s musical CATS. During the Festival I attended a workshop and won a little writing journal which I decided to use to jot down spontaneous notes for my DryerBuzz articles. On Monday morning after the Festival I scribbled the…

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Live Blog: Buzzing @DryerBuzz and Beyond | Follow May 20th Buzz

Follow the buzz from and beyond. Bringing all our streams together. Includes commentary from cultural critic, editor of and author of #27Answers to Create Buzz. Spread the Buzz. Follow hot buzz of the day – Monday May 20, 2013 Will you make the buzz? You are your media ~ We are your syndication.  Spread the Buzz. Submit your buzz for consideration now via   [View the story “The Clippings Live Blog: Buzzing @DryerBuzz and Beyond | Follow May 20th Buzz” on Storify]The Clippings! — You just got…

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Watch “Stage rocking at Atlanta Dogwood Festival Piedmont Park” on YouTube

Best Brothers Band at Atlanta Dogwood Festival Extra BuzzMad Over Nothing Dreaming About Yesterday aka M.O.N.D.A.Y | Weekend Update: Boxing Comes to Atlanta, Sheryl Lee Ralph Keynotes Black MBA Luncheon | Living Atlanta Style VideoBuzz: Buzzing Real Men Cook Kickoff Reception at Apex Museum

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Hair She Goes! Reese Witherspoon Apologizes For Her Behavior : The Two-Way : NPR

Reese Witherspoon and her husband received that special Georgia hospitality over the weekend… Clipping from NPR — According to the police report, , at one point Witherspoon asked the officer “Do you know my name?” When he responded that he did not, she allegedly told him “you’re about to find out who I am.” Both Toth and Witherspoon ended up under arrest. He faces a charge of driving under the influence. She’s accused of disorderly conduct. They were released after a few hours and are due in court later today….

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Hair She Goes! Kairos’ Velda A. Simpson Is Appointed 2013 President for the Georgia Chapter of IREM

Hair She Goes! Atlanta — Wednesday, November 14, Velda A. Simpson, Partner and Property Management Director of the Kairos Development Corporation, will be installed as the 2013 President for the Georgia Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM).   “I am honored to take on this challenging position and serve IREM’s members throughout Georgia,” notes Simpson, who has worked with Kairos in property management since 2002, and manages over 350,000 square feet of multi-family, office, retail and medical space for the Atlanta-based company, including BuggyWorks, the large historic…

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Hair She Goes! Sylvia Reed, Mother of Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Moms of NFL and NBA to Speak | Leading Ladies Empowerment Tour Comes to Atlanta

NBA and NFL moms will participate in The Leading Ladies Empowerment Tour which kicks off in Columbus, Georgia on October 26th then moves to Atlanta on Saturday, October 27th for the “His Will, Her Way” conference at the Georgia International Conference Center. The conference will feature a celebrity and influential power-packed panel of remarkable women and keynote speakers including Paulette Smith (mother of Atlanta Hawk Josh Smith), Jolinda Wade (mother of NBA Championship winner Dwayne Wade), Felicia Young (mother of former NFL player Vince Young), Dr. Sirretta Williams (mother of…

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The Clippings: Reverend Jasper Williams, Jr. Convenes Interfaith Leadership To Overcome Georgia Voter Suppression | Friday, August 24, 2012 Salem Bible Church

Clipped from Facebook… Atlanta — Friday, August 24, 2012, from 12noon to 2pm, over one hundred interfaith leaders and collaborating nonpartisan organizations will gather from across the state of Georgia at Salem Bible Church in West Atlanta (2283 Baker Rd, Atlanta, 30318). Their purpose? To eradicate the 600,000 deficit of eligible but unregistered African American citizens in Georgia. They’ll be teaming up to accomplish this statewide goal through “The 99 ½ Won’t Do Project”, spearheaded by Reverend Jasper Williams, Jr., Senior Pastor of Salem Bible Church and undertaken with his…

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Living Atlanta Style! Pitch the Shark: Daymond John is coming to Atlanta August 31, 2012 | Submissions due July 31, 2012

The Black Latino Council, ProNetworker and The Wilson Group will be giving Atlanta’s Entrepreneur and Small Business Owners a real chance to pitch a shark, On August 31, 2012, Daymond John of “Shark Tank” will be in Atlanta. Six business owner or Entrepreneur with a high-quality business concept and a realistic possibility for business growth will be selected to pitch a panel of proven business professionals. Daymond Sizzle Reel from Daymond John on Vimeo. Compete for A Real Chance To Pitch “The Shark”. Individuals or groups may enter the competition….

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