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The Alliance Theatre will bring down the house — quite literally — as it soon begins a major, year-long renovation. The work should result in a theater space that's more accessible as well as acoustically refined.

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But, as "City Lights" host Lois Reitzes noted, "the show must go on," and she spoke with the Alliance Theatre's artistic director Susan V. Booth about the company's upcoming nomadic season.

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People living near a midtown Atlanta park near the heart of the city say they're concerned about a coyote that has taken up residence.

WSB-TV reports that the coyote was seen Monday in Piedmont Park near 10th Street, and seemed unfazed by dogs barking and people coming near it. The station captured video of the coyote walking around. Jeff Porubsky tells the station that he has dogs and children, and coyotes could pose a danger to them.

Georgia’s Literary History Has Much To Offer

Nov 10, 2016
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After visits to Mississippi and Alabama, travel contributor Kevin Benefield brings the last leg of his exploration of the “Literary South” home with a look at what Georgia has to offer.

“Georgia is ‘Gone With The Wind’ country,” Benefield explains, referencing the Pulitzer Prize winning novel written by Margaret Mitchell.

So, the first stop on Benefield’s trip is the Margaret Mitchell House in Midtown. The ground floor apartment, where Mitchell wrote her famous novel, includes a look at how she lived while writing "Gone With The Wind."

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The Midtown skyline is one of the most recognizable representations of Atlanta. To the region's many commuters stuck in deadlocked daily morning traffic, it also may be one of the most frustrating.

The owner of the last remaining clothing boutique on the Midtown Mile says she’s being forced out for a new restaurant, raising questions about what has long been envisioned as one of Atlanta’s most upscale shopping and dining districts.