atlanta atlanta  /æt ˈlæn tə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) state capital and largest city of Georgia; chief commercial center of the southeastern United States; was plundered and burned by Sherman's army during the American Civil War
  2. (n) a siege in which Federal troops under Sherman cut off the railroads supplying the city and then burned it; 1864

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News

  1. Atlanta residents sue city over rundown properties

    Some Atlanta residents hope legal action will help clean up some of the eyesores in their neighborhood after years of dealing with code enforcement.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CBS 46 News Atlanta

  2. Atlanta Plumbing Service Providers Ridgeway Mechanical Now Offering Free Expert Advice Related to Plumbing

    Ridgeway Mechanical, Atlanta's favorite plumbing contractors since decades, is now offering free of cost telephonic consultation service. Ridgeway Mechanical has been providing specialized leak detection, ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Atlanta police arrest two men in May shooting death of East Point man

    Atlanta police arrested two men Wednesday for the shooting death of a man last month in southwest Atlanta.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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Quotes

  1. "Today was a day of decision," Petrino said. "It was difficult on one side, very easy on the other. It was difficult to leave Atlanta, the staff, players, fans. The timing of it was probably the thing that made it most difficult. Coming to...
    on Jan 21, 2007 By: Bobby Petrino Source: 940 News

  2. "It's a little bittersweet," Teixeira said of the trade. "I really enjoyed my time [in Atlanta]. I had a great year. I love this team. I love this organization, this city. It's tough to leave, but at the same time I have a great opportunity...
    on Jul 29, 2008 By: Mark Teixeira Source: Sports Network

  3. "Also, this situation affects everyone -- our club, our players and associates, our sponsors, our fans and the Atlanta community among them -- so we must consider all our customers in making any decisions," Blank said in a statement.
    on Jul 19, 2007 By: Arthur Blank Source: Bloomberg

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