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Why is it called that? Interesting names in Metro Atlanta

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ATLANTA -- Have you ever wondered how certain landmarks around metro Atlanta got their names? Like Stone Mountain for instance? Okay, that one's pretty obvious! But what about Little Five Points? Or the countless number of area roads that sport the name Peachtree? 

All this week, 11Alive's Commuter Dude investigates how some of our City's uniquely named spots first came to be. It's fun, fascinating and factual.    

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