WCLK Public Affairs Block http://wclk.com en Fulton Focus on WCLK features Job Fair, Aviation Community Cultural Center, Upgraded 911 http://wclk.com/post/fulton-focus-wclk-features-job-fair-aviation-community-cultural-center-upgraded-911 <p></p><p>Fulton County is your county at your service.&nbsp; As part of the monthly Fulton Focus program in the WCLK Public Affairs Block, Rob Maynard caught up with several Fulton County knowledge experts.</p> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:08:04 +0000 Rob Maynard 1563 at http://wclk.com Fulton Focus on WCLK features Job Fair, Aviation Community Cultural Center, Upgraded 911 Tax Day Is Tuesday April 15. Here Are Some Last Minute Tips http://wclk.com/post/tax-day-tuesday-april-15-here-are-some-last-minute-tips <p></p><p>Mark Green from the Internal Revenue Service stopped by WCLK to remind our listeners and members that Tuesday is Tax Day.&nbsp; He also gave us some good last minute tips to ensure that you pay what you owe, receive back what is due you, and keep things straight with Uncle Sam.</p><p>For plenty of information about e-filing, the Earned Income Tax Credit, extension forms and more, you can find the IRS by clicking <a href="http://www.irs.gov/">here</a>.&nbsp; You can also phone them up for last minute information at 800-829-1040.</p><p></p><p></p> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 11:53:44 +0000 Rob Maynard 1554 at http://wclk.com Tax Day Is Tuesday April 15. Here Are Some Last Minute Tips SCLC Women Honor Evelyn Lowery, Michelle Obama, Sybrina Fulton As Drum Majors For Justice http://wclk.com/post/sclc-women-honor-evelyn-lowery-michelle-obama-sybrina-fulton-drum-majors-justice <p></p><p>SCLC Women celebrate their 35th Drum Major For Justice Gala Friday night April 4.&nbsp; This year's event honors the legacy of Dr. Evelyn G. Lowery, their organizational founder.&nbsp; SCLS Women Interim President Scarlet Pressley Brown joined Kiplyn Primus on <strong><em>The Local Take on WCLK</em></strong> to talk about SCLC Women and the great women being honored at the Gala, including Michelle Obama(who will not appear in person) and Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin.</p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:48:15 +0000 Rob Maynard 1533 at http://wclk.com SCLC Women Honor Evelyn Lowery, Michelle Obama, Sybrina Fulton As Drum Majors For Justice CAU Interim VP Trisa Long Paschal On CAU Now On WCLK http://wclk.com/post/cau-interim-vp-trisa-long-paschal-cau-now-wclk <p></p><p>CAU Now on March 22 featured Interim Clark Atlanta University Vice President for Institutional Advancement and University Relations Trisa Long Paschal, who shared her vision for a strong and sustainable future for one of America's great HBCUs.&nbsp; You can listen to that conversation on demand here.</p><p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:12:40 +0000 Rob Maynard 1523 at http://wclk.com CAU Interim VP Trisa Long Paschal On CAU Now On WCLK Smart N Up Conference Saturday @ GWCC Features Tavis Smiley http://wclk.com/post/smart-n-conference-saturday-gwcc-features-tavis-smiley <p></p><p>Saturday's Smart N Up Conference features a solution focussed discussion centered toward conquering social injustice within the community.&nbsp; It will be hosted by Tavis Smiley, but the focus is on bringing young people together to generate their own solutions for endemic poverty and inequality.</p><p>From the Smart N Up Facebook:</p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:42:35 +0000 Rob Maynard 1522 at http://wclk.com Smart N Up Conference Saturday @ GWCC Features Tavis Smiley Fulton Focus On WCLK Features Vendor Opportunities, Voting, Citizen's University and Diet http://wclk.com/post/fulton-focus-wclk-features-vendor-opportunities-voting-citizens-university-and-diet <p></p> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 12:35:35 +0000 Rob Maynard 1519 at http://wclk.com Fulton Focus On WCLK Features Vendor Opportunities, Voting, Citizen's University and Diet The Links Calls Georgians To Action Over Medicaid Expansion, Child Welfare http://wclk.com/post/links-calls-georgians-action-over-medicaid-expansion-child-welfare <p></p><p>Join WCLK Saturday morning at 7:00am for the Public Affairs Block.&nbsp; This weekend we'll hear from Fulton County Superior Court Chief Judge Gail S. Tusan, who represents the Buckhead Cascade City Chapter of The Links, Inc..&nbsp; The Links is calling on all Georgians to support the expansion of Medicaid and improved attention to child welfare across the state.</p><p></p><p><strong><u>Georgia Chapters of The Links, Inc. to gather at the Capitol to Rally for Medicaid Expansion and Child Welfare Reform</u></strong></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:42:33 +0000 Rob Maynard 1516 at http://wclk.com The Links Calls Georgians To Action Over Medicaid Expansion, Child Welfare Fulton Focus Debriefs On County Services During Our Recent Winter Storms http://wclk.com/post/fulton-focus-debriefs-county-services-during-our-recent-winter-storms <p></p><p>Fulton Focus is a monthly presentation of WCLK and the Fulton County Office of Communications.&nbsp; On this month's program host Rob Maynard was joined by Fulton County Fire Chief Larry Few, Transportation Program Manager Victor Robinson, and Office of Aging Program Manager Kenn Vanhoose for a look at how Fulton County Government assisted citizens in during our recent winter storms.</p><p>You can find more information about Fulton County Government&nbsp; programs and initiatives by&nbsp; visiting their website <a href="http://www.fultoncountyga.gov/">here</a>.</p><p></p> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 14:25:09 +0000 Rob Maynard 1502 at http://wclk.com Fulton Focus Debriefs On County Services During Our Recent Winter Storms City Of Atlanta Provides Vendor Training, Opportunities To Small Business http://wclk.com/post/city-atlanta-provides-vendor-training-opportunities-small-business <p></p><p>The City of Atlanta Department of Watershed Management is accepting applications for the 2014 Small Business Development Program.&nbsp; This 12 week training program is designed to train contractors in sewer rehabilitation and construction management.&nbsp; Graduates of this program will be prepared to bid on and execute work on city authorized projects.&nbsp; Applications are available online by clicking <a href="http://www.atlantawatershed.org/vendor/">here</a>, or you can call 404-546-3200.</p> Sat, 08 Feb 2014 14:45:23 +0000 Rob Maynard 1486 at http://wclk.com City Of Atlanta Provides Vendor Training, Opportunities To Small Business CAU Galleries Art Auction Sunday 2-5pm-Renowned Artists Celebrate Richard A. Long http://wclk.com/post/cau-galleries-art-auction-sunday-2-5pm-renowned-artists-celebrate-richard-long <p></p><p>Sunday afternoon February 9 from 2-5pm is the time and CAU's Trevor Arnett Hall is the place for <strong>Ascending Yellow</strong> at the Clark Atlanta University Galleries.&nbsp; This festive celebration of great visual and spoken word arts will feature an auction of internationally renowned artwork with proceeds going towards the historic permanent collection at CAU.&nbsp; Broadway and television actress Lisa Arrindell Anderson will emcee.</p><p>The Clark Atlanta University Galleries are located in Trevor Arnett Hall on the CAU Campus.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 15:27:35 +0000 Rob Maynard 1483 at http://wclk.com CAU Galleries Art Auction Sunday 2-5pm-Renowned Artists Celebrate Richard A. Long