Todd C. Duncan

Senior editor, Local government and Business teams

Senior Editor Todd C. Duncan has been an editor with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution since 1993. He also created the AJC’s Classic Cars page.

Latest from Todd C. Duncan

Things to do: Enjoy coffee, classic cars in Alpharetta this Saturday
 Like coffee? Check. Like really beautiful classic automobiles? Check? Then Alpharetta is where you need to be on Saturday morning for Classics & Coffee. Presented by the 2018 Atlanta Concours d’Elegance, the event features  pre-1960 American or pre-1970 European vehicles. The informal gathering allows you to mingle with other classic...

Posted: 5 days ago

Like coffee? Check. Like really beautiful classic automobiles? Check? Then Alpharetta is where you need to be on Saturday morning for Classics & Coffee. Presented by the 2018 Atlanta Concours d’Elegance, the event features  pre-1960 American or pre-1970 European vehicles. The informal gathering allows you to mingle with other classic...
Atlanta-based Porsche has record U.S. sales in April
 Porsche Cars North America, Inc. announced the company recorded an all-time sales month in April for the United States market. The German carmaker sold 5,570 vehicles, surpassing the previous all-time high of 5,555 cars recorded last November. It also marks a 0.7 percent gain over April 2017, another record month for the company. Retail sales...

Posted: 6 days ago

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. announced the company recorded an all-time sales month in April for the United States market. The German carmaker sold 5,570 vehicles, surpassing the previous all-time high of 5,555 cars recorded last November. It also marks a 0.7 percent gain over April 2017, another record month for the company. Retail sales...
Leadership Atlanta launches Class of 2019 training program
 Leadership Atlanta has announced the participants for its Class of 2019 Program. “We are thrilled to welcome the largest class ever,” said Pat Upshaw-Monteith, president and CEO of the group. “We are proud to continue Leadership Atlanta’s tradition of bringing together the region’s most influential, engaged,...

Posted: 12 days ago

Leadership Atlanta has announced the participants for its Class of 2019 Program. “We are thrilled to welcome the largest class ever,” said Pat Upshaw-Monteith, president and CEO of the group. “We are proud to continue Leadership Atlanta’s tradition of bringing together the region’s most influential, engaged,...
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to deliver State of the City address on Wednesday
     Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will deliver her first State of the City address on Wednesday morning.  Bottoms will highlight the accomplishments of her administration during her first 100 days in office.  James L. Dinkins, President of Coca-Cola North America, will co-host the event at the Hilton Atlanta...

Posted: 19 days ago

    Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will deliver her first State of the City address on Wednesday morning.  Bottoms will highlight the accomplishments of her administration during her first 100 days in office.  James L. Dinkins, President of Coca-Cola North America, will co-host the event at the Hilton Atlanta...
Rare cars from private collection coming to Atlanta Concours d’Elegance
 Tucked away inside a 150,000 square-foot facility in central Missouri is one of the most exquisite car collections in the world. Here, you’ll find everything from the 1932 Lincoln KB used by FDR in his first inaugural parade to a Batmobile from the 1960s TV show to the Shaggin’ Wagon from “Dumb and Dumber.” But don&rsquo...

Posted: 21 days ago

Tucked away inside a 150,000 square-foot facility in central Missouri is one of the most exquisite car collections in the world. Here, you’ll find everything from the 1932 Lincoln KB used by FDR in his first inaugural parade to a Batmobile from the 1960s TV show to the Shaggin’ Wagon from “Dumb and Dumber.” But don&rsquo...
AJC to give award at June classic car show in Marietta
 In June, car lovers will make their way to Jim R. Miller Park in Marietta for the Creepers Car Club's Fun Run #28. Hundreds of classic cars and trucks will be on display and one car owner will be awarded the AJC Creepers Club Cup.  Cost to attend the June 9 show is $5, and kids under 12 will be admitted for free.  The show...

7:28 PM Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018

In June, car lovers will make their way to Jim R. Miller Park in Marietta for the Creepers Car Club's Fun Run #28. Hundreds of classic cars and trucks will be on display and one car owner will be awarded the AJC Creepers Club Cup.  Cost to attend the June 9 show is $5, and kids under 12 will be admitted for free.  The show...
Atlanta Classic Cars: Editorial cartoonist loves his 1970 Mercedes
 Editorial cartoonist Mike Luckovich spends most days creating his humorous takes on the pressing news stories of the day for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.  However, he also loves driving his 1970 Mercedes 280 SL.  “It’s really fun just to drive down the road and have a special car that not too many people have,&rdquo...

12:48 AM Wednesday, Apr. 11, 2018

Editorial cartoonist Mike Luckovich spends most days creating his humorous takes on the pressing news stories of the day for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.  However, he also loves driving his 1970 Mercedes 280 SL.  “It’s really fun just to drive down the road and have a special car that not too many people have,&rdquo...
Atlanta court dates to be rescheduled in wake of computer hack
 The City of Atlanta announced that all scheduled municipal court appearances for today will be rescheduled.  Officials said reset notices will be mailed and that recipients should check tickets to verify the mailing address is correct to ensure they receive the reset  notice in the mail. On Tuesday, city officials told employees...

12:26 AM Thursday, Mar. 29, 2018

The City of Atlanta announced that all scheduled municipal court appearances for today will be rescheduled.  Officials said reset notices will be mailed and that recipients should check tickets to verify the mailing address is correct to ensure they receive the reset  notice in the mail. On Tuesday, city officials told employees...
Atlanta Classic Cars: 1956 Nash Metropolitan is not your average toy
 Ed Gerson loves the smiles and looks he gets when he’s driving around Sandy Springs with his 1956 Nash Metropolitan. The car, which is exactly like the one he learned to drive on as a child, is outfitted with a giant wind-up key on the trunk. “It’s become a member of the family,” he said. “It’s turned...

12:43 AM Thursday, Mar. 22, 2018

Ed Gerson loves the smiles and looks he gets when he’s driving around Sandy Springs with his 1956 Nash Metropolitan. The car, which is exactly like the one he learned to drive on as a child, is outfitted with a giant wind-up key on the trunk. “It’s become a member of the family,” he said. “It’s turned...
Atlanta Classic Cars: Creepers Car Club gears up for big Marietta car show
 Wayne Richichi is a proud member of the Creepers Car Club in Marietta. He’s also the owner of this fabulous 1937 Plymouth. He developed a love for all things Plymouth as a young boy while watching and riding in the cars owned by his father.  Cars like his will be part of the Creepers Car Show on June 9. The annual show boasts hundreds...

2:23 PM Friday, Mar. 16, 2018

Wayne Richichi is a proud member of the Creepers Car Club in Marietta. He’s also the owner of this fabulous 1937 Plymouth. He developed a love for all things Plymouth as a young boy while watching and riding in the cars owned by his father.  Cars like his will be part of the Creepers Car Show on June 9. The annual show boasts hundreds...
Atlanta Classic Cars: Marietta man enjoys his rare 1966 VW double cab pickup
 Mark Pester has a thing for bugs.  We’re not talking about the creepy-crawly kind, but rather about his love for Volkswagens. The Marietta resident has a collection of VWs, whose sedans are called Beetles.  One of Pester’s fantastic restorations is this 1966 double cab pickup. Like Pester, there are so many people in...

9:26 PM Wednesday, Mar. 07, 2018

Mark Pester has a thing for bugs.  We’re not talking about the creepy-crawly kind, but rather about his love for Volkswagens. The Marietta resident has a collection of VWs, whose sedans are called Beetles.  One of Pester’s fantastic restorations is this 1966 double cab pickup. Like Pester, there are so many people in...