voteEarly voting for the May 20 primary election in Fulton County opens April 28. The county’s elections office has created a handy-dandy infographic you can check out at this link on where to cast your ballot.

As part of the Year of Boulevard initiative, Atlanta City Councilmember Kwanza Hall is  sponsoring  the Senior Idol contest in partnership with the Friends of Mills on April 11 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Helene S. Mills Senior Multipurpose Center, 515 John Wesley Dobbs  Ave. Seniors who sing, dance or play an instrument will share their talent with the community, and refreshments from Auburn Avenue’s Sweet Auburn Bread Company will be available for purchase to benefit the center.

Bruce Springsteen (Bruuuuuuce!!!) has partnered with that Atlanta Community Food Bank for a fundraising event. Springsteen has donated two prime tickets and VIP access to the backstage “E Street Lounge” during his April 26 concert at Aaron’s Lakewood Amphitheater. ACFB is auctioning the tickets and bidding starts at $500. Find out more at

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.