COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Word on the Street

  • Athens

    Voter Registration

    Voter registration for the May 19 general primary is on Apr. 20. Verify your status, change your name/address or register to vote! 706-613-3150, www.mvp.sos.ga.gov

  • Athens, GA

    The Giving Kitchen

    Service industry workers in need can receive financial assistance, tips and additional resources. Donations are also being accepted. www.thegivingkitchen.org

  • Athens, GA

    Meals on Wheels

    The Athens Community Council on Aging provides meals and other resources to older adults and those living with disabilities. Volunteers and donations are also accepted. 706-549-4850, www.accaging.org

  • Multiple Locations

    Athens Regional Library System Offerings

    The library expanded its online collection of digital eBooks and audibooks by 80%. Titles can be downloaded directly to mobile devices using the RBDigital app with your library card information. RBDigital also offers hundreds of titles of digital magazines for both kids and adults. www.athenslibrary.org/online-library

  • Mango Languages

    (Athens Regional Library System) Local libraries offer an online language-learning system to patrons. Mango Complete consists of a 100-lesson course, and Mango Basic includes introductory tools and helpful phrases. Free interactive lessons are available in 70 languages like Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, English and more. www.athenslibrary.org