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‘90 Minutes in Heaven’ filmed in Buckhead
‘90 Minutes in Heaven,’ a movie based on the 2004 book of the same name, has been filming in metro Atlanta in recent weeks. Tuesday it was filmed at Trinity Presbyterian Church on Howell Mill Road ...
March 05, 2015 04:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business owner teaches residents how to make specialities
There are enough special businesses in Sandy Springs to make the city unique and entertaining, but one of them does it particularly well. Beer and Wine Craft at the Springs Landing shopping center ...
March 04, 2015 03:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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White Coat Grady Gala to recognize Atlanta physicians
Three talented doctors and one community organization will be honored for their service in metro Atlanta March 14 at the White Coat Grady Gala. “I think it’s important to show the community the ama...
March 04, 2015 02:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Breman Jewish Heritage Museum to host Holocaust talk
The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum in Midtown will present Bearing Witness, a series of talks where Atlanta Holocaust survivors or close family members recall personal experiences. Sunday at...
March 04, 2015 01:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs native publishes book on money
Nearly eight years ago, as the nation was about to plummet into the Great Recession, Kabir Sehgal discovered people’s obsession with money. The end result for the Sandy Springs native now living in...
March 04, 2015 01:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emory to be Ga. site for Shakespeare exhibition
Emory University has been chosen as the Georgia site for display of “First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare,” a national traveling exhibition of the Shakespeare First Folio, one of the worl...
March 04, 2015 10:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Simply United Together Global forms chapter to serve DeKalb
Simply United Together Global, an Atlanta-based international volunteer community service organization with more than 350 chapters in 49 states and in 44 countries, has formed a chapter to service ...
March 04, 2015 10:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Juniper
LifeLine Animal Project presents Juniper, the pet of the week. This 10-month-old hound mix will win any heart with her sweet personality and happy disposition. Juniper loves to play with toys, the ...
March 04, 2015 09:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Habitat home built in DeKalb paid off
A Decatur resident has become DeKalb County’s first homeowner to pay off the mortgage for her home constructed by the DeKalb branch of Habitat for Humanity. Three weeks ago, Margaret Sanford, who w...
March 04, 2015 09:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding middle-schoolers eye U.S. air pistol championship
Paulding County’s 4-H Club has stepped to the forefront in a junior Olympic sport and may well grab the national spotlight as early as next month. The county’s hopes for a National Junior Olympic t...
March 04, 2015 09:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jazz ensemble to highlight choral group's Easter concert in Douglasville
The West Atlanta / Douglas Choral Society Inc. announces that David Pippin’s Martini Caliente Jazz Ensemble with singer Mimi Gentry is one of several featured guest artists in its 28th “An Easter /...
March 03, 2015 02:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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IHOP hosting National Pancake Day
IHOP kicked off National Pancake Day Tuesday morning with an event at its Chamblee location. Tuesday at IHOP locations nationwide, the restaurant will serve customers a free short stack of pancakes...
March 03, 2015 12:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs announces Concerts by Springs lineup
Heritage Sandy Springs, a nonprofit dedicated to preserving history in the community, Monday announced the lineup for its 19th season of the Concerts by the Springs series. Held one Sunday evening ...
March 03, 2015 11:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ovarian Cycle in southest Cobb to raise money for cancer
They may not be going anywhere physically, but dozens of stationary bike riders will gather at the Midtown Athletic Club at Windy Hill in southeast Cobb County March 7 to push toward the goal of a ...
February 25, 2015 10:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amuse'um fundraiser benefits Children’s Museum of Atlanta
The young at heart will gather at the Children’s Museum of Atlanta Saturday for its annual adults-only Amuse’um fundraiser, which supports its educational programs and community outreach efforts.  ...
February 25, 2015 10:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs’ new festival to spin yarns
Heritage Sandy Springs, a nonprofit dedicated to preserving history in the community, will present Stories by the Springs, its inaugural storytelling festival, April 16 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. The even...
February 24, 2015 05:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding church hopes annual Wild Game Dinner creates new followers
Officials with Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Hiram said they believe if a man can have a closer relationship with Jesus Christ, he can persuade his family to do likewise. This is the underlying ...
February 24, 2015 01:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Femur
Nothing intimidates or scares Femur. To Femur, life is one big adventure meant to be lived large. This guy likes everybody — big kids, small kids, other dogs. He loves anything athletic: walking, r...
February 24, 2015 08:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oglethorpe partners with leading arts organizations in Atlanta
Oglethorpe University has partnered with three leading Atlanta arts organizations — the Tony award-winning Alliance Theatre, the Horizon Theatre Co. and Capitol City Opera Company — to present perf...
February 20, 2015 02:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Cheaper by the Dozen' set for six performances beginning Feb. 27
The classic play “Cheaper by The Dozen” will be in performance beginning Feb. 27 and run Feb. 28, March 1, 6, 7 and 8 at Dallas Theater. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7 p.m., and Sunday p...
February 19, 2015 01:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Decatur Arts Alliance hosts social media inspired exhibition
A Decatur artist is exploring relationships with and through social media in her new exhibition, “16 Likes, 3 Comments: Paintings by Leah Owenby,” on display now at the Decatur Arts Alliance office...
February 18, 2015 11:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Garden at Buckhead high-rise benefits neighbors
It all started with a conversation about former gardens. Nancy Haselden, a resident at Cathedral Towers in Buckhead, said she remembers chatting with fellow residents in the laundry room a couple y...
February 18, 2015 11:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Tucker
LifeLine Animal Project presents the DeKalb County Animal Services pet of the week — Tucker. This 3-year-old bulldog mix has a goofy personality. Tucker’s favorite thing to do is play with toys. Fr...
February 18, 2015 11:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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SteerSmart nonprofit to host BBQ and Blue Jeans Bash
SteerSmart, an Atlanta-based nonprofit educating young drivers, passengers and their parents on the prevention of life-changing and fatal car crashes, will host the BBQ and Blue Jeans Bash Sunday a...
February 18, 2015 10:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Paulding mother of food allergy sufferer promotes awareness
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
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    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
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