Voice – Fall 1991

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– The taming of Piedmont Park – traffic and illegal activity around perimeter of park
– Piedmont Park’s combined sewer overflow controversy – the anatomy of a setback, by I. E. Saporta, architect
– Letter to the editor by Ruthie and Tom Penn-David in cautious support of Summerfest (and not “Drunkfest”)
– A day in the life of Orme Park, by Vicky Favorite and Yvonne Weatherly
– Summerfest opinion – residents and businesses speak out
– Adopted highway “Ponce” needs your help
– Moving right along with (John Howell Park) plans, by Jerry Bright
– Schools update
– What a weekend! Summerfest ’91. Over $2100 raised!
– Doing your share: recycling is so easy in VaHi, by Nan Hunter
– Carefree vacations, by Maggie Baron
– Library forced to reduce hours, services, by Kathy Couch
– The new YWCA offers relief, renewal, by Vicky Favorite
– Report to taxpayers on financial issues affecting the Atlanta Public Schools, by Joseph G. Martin, Jr., president
– Morningside PTA fundraiser has something for everyone, by Ginny Connelly
– Home Alone: Security for children with working parents, by Ken Lavine
– Better bicycling

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Voice – Spring 1991

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In part one:
– A VaHi pioneer (Richard C. Todd) and his legacy to this neighborhood, by Jeni Evans
– Franklin Garrett speaks at March meeting. He will be presenting a history of the Virginia-Highland neighborhood.
– Being a security-conscious neighbor, by Ken Lavine, VHCA public safety co-chair
– Grady students speak out: Essays by Grady 9th and 10th graders on homelessness, war and other current issues
– The VOICE – ten years ago, by Beth Marks
– Variances and how to get one, by Steve Jagger
– Inman Middle School, by Ellen England and Janice Giddens
– New playhouse at library
– Good neighbor policy, by Kathy Couch
– St. Patrick’s Day 5K race, by Doug Sligh
– About the Ponce de Leon Task Force survey

In part two:
– Ponce de Leon Task Force survey form
– Inman wants more tutors
– CINS awards mini-grants to area teachers, by Laurie Del Martin
– Grady High School news, by Laurie Del Martin
– Help support CINS when you get your emmision test
– Top sellers at Morningside Elementary gift wrap sale
– And the pick-up goes on…recycling in 1991! By Nan Hunter
– Help for the Highland homeowner, by Virginia Temple
– Be on the lookout for the “ACORN” man!

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Voice – Fall 1990

Special issue dedicated to understanding and improving Ponce de Leon Avenue

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  • Annual meeting (photo) and results
  • America’s Stop Crime Program to speak
  • Ponce de Leon Task Force sets goals for Ponce Corridor
  • Union Mission will not pursue acquisition of building in 900 block of Ponce
  • Neighborhood school achieve many honors
  • Friends of the Library
  • Pastor of Baptist Church introduces himself
  • The Compost Man
  • Recycling Update
  • Interview with Ed Loring of Open Door on Ponce
  • Grassroots effort to improve Ponce
  • How I handle a stranger at my door
  • Parks and recreation
  • Sidewalk repair
  • Survey of inexpensive hotels along Ponce
  • Neighborhood watch, “if you hear a whistle blowing”
  • D.O.T property at St. Charles
  • Would a burglar find your home attractive?

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Voice – Spring 1990

– Preservationists Karin Huebner (Urban Design Atlanta) and Ann Farrisee (Atlanta Preservation Center) to speak March 7th
– Profile of Nyna Gentry, chairman VHCA Preservation Committee and St. Charles Greenwood rep
– The VOICE says “Preservation”
– VaHi: Atlanta’s bungalow neighborhood, by Tim Crimmins
– More of everything at the new VaHi library, by Kathy Couch
– Support your neighborhood schools – CINS, by Barbara Van Dyke
– John Howell Park, by Jerry Bright: sidewalk replacement
– VaHi’s annual St. Patrick’s Day 5K Road Race
– Things are picking up (recycling), by Nan Hunter
– Volleyball, heads up!
– A letter from Rep. Jim Martin (on privacy, abortion, state budget)
– No parking? By Burn Sears
– Crime stats for VaHi (beat 610)

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VOICE – August 1981

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  • Virginia-Highland … The Best Living Intown
  • General Meeting
  • Victory at Last … Parkland Dedication
  • Ms. Tastefully Tacky … Gail Goodwin
  • Involvement … The Residents
  • Redlining
  • Pushing Atlanta Together
  • About Briarcliff-Summit
  • Community Bulletin Board
  • Calendar
  • Atlanta Lost to New Orleans
  • Is There Wasted Land in Your Neighborhood
  • Ponce De Leon Take a Look
  • Employment Opportunities for the Blind
  • Furniture Man – Jerry Chambers
  • Intown Celebration Report

 

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