STREET EATS: Merchants hosting new monthly event to lure diners, shoppers to downtown area
by Mary Cosgrove
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If you asked any of its merchants, they would tell you that downtown Dallas is the best kept secret west of Atlanta, and it is their goal to spread that secret far and wide. The Downtown Dallas Merchants Association was developed 12 years ago in an effort to attract people to the shops and restaurants of the downtown area just north of U.S. Hwy. 278 in central Paulding County. “Our town is so charming and attractive,” said Tina Howell, who co-owns the downtown antique store Somewher...
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Minimum Wage Poll
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13th District Congressman David Scott, D-Ga., explains to Mickie Williams with the Office of HUD Programs of Clayton County Community Development and Clayton County Chairman Eldrin Bell the importance of this event.
13th District Congressman David Scott, D-Ga., explains to Mickie Williams with the Office of HUD Programs of Clayton County Community Development and Clayton County Chairman Eldrin Bell the importance of this event.
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