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VaHi Safety Team Report: April 29, 2014

April 30, 2014

“Maiden Trail” Awarded a “Love Your Block” Grant From the City Congratulations to the dedicated and hard-working St. Charles Avenue residents whose homes back up to the alleyway between their backyards and PDL Avenue (now dubbed Maiden Trail) for applying for and receiving a city grant for improvements to what they envision becoming a well-used walking and…

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John Wolfinger: Atlanta Police Foundation 2013 Citizen of the Year!

September 24, 2013

Photos courtesy of Kay Stephenson. Virginia-Highland resident, former VHCA board member and VaHi Safety Team director John Wolfinger has been named APD and Atlanta Police Foundation Citizen of the Year for 2013. Wolfinger was presented with a plaque by Mayor Kasim Reed and APD Chief George Turner at the foundation’s annual “Crime is Toast” Breakfast…

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VaHi Safety Team Holds Annual Street Captain Meeting

September 17, 2013

Editor’s Note: Photos appearing in this article are courtesy of Lynn Melin. The Virginia-Highland Safety Team held its annual street captain gathering on Saturday September 14 at the Church of Our Saviour on N. Highland Avenue. By all accounts, it was a well-attended and informative half-day session with over thirty street captains on hand. John…

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The VaHi Safety Team on the TV news

April 1, 2012

Thanx to Street Captains Kay Stephenson and JD Christy for volunteering (at short notice) to appear with me on an interview with Morse Diggs from channel 5. We were able to show that our neighborhood watch system is completely unlike the one in Sanford, Florida.

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Safety chair John Wolfinger on FOX5

March 29, 2012

On March 29, VHCA safety chair John Wolfinger and neighborhood watch street captains Kay Stephenson and JD Christie were interviewed by FOX 5 about how to best react when seeing suspicious activity: See something – say something!  Watch the video here or at the FOX 5 site…

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