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Technology Expert’s Warning to Parents: Do You Know What Your Child is Doing Online?

Technology Expert’s Warning to Parents: Do You Know What Your Child is Doing Online?

TANKOH Launches Mommy & Me Computers

In today’s global and virtual world, the need for parents to have full control over their child’s online activity has become a high necessity as compared to previous decades. With children as young as three years of age being increasingly savvy with technology, parents need to protect their families from becoming a statistic of online predators.  According to reports, three in ten victims of online child predator cases appear to be aged 6 and under – with five percent apparently younger than two years of age which runs parallel to the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) report, a division in charge of  closing illegal internet content. More than three quarters of these child victims are girls.

Turner/New South Construction Break Ground on Douglas Cty Adult Detention and Law Enforcement Center

Turner Construction Company, in a joint venture with New South Construction, broke ground Nov.

Town Hall Meeting on Immigration at the Loudermilk

Come and listen to a panel of experts and economists discuss the potential impact of the controversial Arizona-type law being considered for Georgia at a town hall meeting entitled, “The Economics of an Arizona law: What would that mean to Georgia?” This meeting will be held at The Loudermilk Center (40 Courtland Street) on Tuesday from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.

The event is being hosted by the Asian American Legal Advocacy Center, Inc. (AALAC) of Georgia, Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials (GALEO) and Latin American Association.

APD to Conduct Public Safety Seminar

Senior Patrol Officer Patricia Powell, the Atlanta Police Department’s Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) Liaison, will conduct a public safety seminar at Outwrite Bookstore and Coffeehouse in Midtown. The seminar is free and open to the public. This seminar will be offering public safety tips designed to help keep community residents safe and reduce their chances of becoming victims of crime.