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Publik Draft House taking nominations for craft beer contest
Following the success of its inaugural Great Southern Craft Beer Competition, Publik Draft House in Midtown is calling for entries for the 2015 home brew competition. Today through April 30, Southe...
April 19, 2015 05:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta BeltLine Northside 5K set for April 25
The fifth annual Atlanta BeltLine Northside 5K, a run/walk on the Atlanta BeltLine Northside Trail through Tanyard Creek, Louise G. Howard and Ardmore parks and along streets in the Collier Hills, ...
April 18, 2015 02:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weber School to host Artfully Yours events
The Weber School, 6751 Roswell Road in Sandy Springs, will host Artfully Yours, its three-day celebration of music, dance, drama, literary and visual art, April 26 through 28. The event will cover ...
April 18, 2015 01:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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SweetWater 420 Festival starts Friday
Happy Ending Productions LLC and SweetWater Brewing Co. will host the 11th annual SweetWater 420 Festival Friday through Sunday at Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta. General admission and...
April 16, 2015 11:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volunteer serves more than 25 years at Atlanta Speech School
As residents observe National Volunteer Week this week, a helper at a Buckhead school has spent about 25 years demonstrating the value of year-round community service. “We all should give back and ...
April 16, 2015 07:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs Artsapalooza returns for fourth year
An annual arts festival will offer an experience beyond the walls of a gallery for its fourth year this spring. The Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces will host Sandy Springs Artsapalooza, a free...
April 16, 2015 07:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs to host wedding event
Heritage Sandy Springs Thursday announced it will host Rings by the Springs, an all-day series of mini-weddings June 26, when up to eight couples may enjoy a garden ceremony without the stress of p...
April 16, 2015 01:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead school to host Evening in the Garden benefit
Garden Hills Elementary School in Buckhead will host its 26th annual Evening in the Garden Saturday at 7 p.m. at Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead, 2799 Piedmont Road. It is a community-wide fundraising ef...
April 15, 2015 02:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Botanical Garden to host Garden Envy auction
The Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave. in Midtown, will hold Garden Envy, an auction of rare plants and garden treasures, Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The event raises funds for the garden’s Jits...
April 15, 2015 02:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nature Conservancy to host Earth Day-themed benefit
Celebrating its 21st year in 2015, The Hoochie is back to serve as a fun way to honor the environment. Benefitting the Nature Conservancy in Georgia, the downtown Atlanta-based chapter of the Arlin...
April 15, 2015 02:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jewish women’s group to host Bargainata fundraiser
The Atlanta section of the nonprofit National Council of Jewish Women is hosting its Spring Bargainata Sale April 24 and 26 at the Hilderbrand Court shopping center, 6125 Roswell Road in Sandy Spri...
April 15, 2015 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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'India's Daughter' to be screened at Oglethorpe University
Neha Negandhi, Raksha and Vibha Atlanta will co-host a screening of the documentary “India’s Daughter” at Oglethorpe University in Brookhaven April 24 at 6 p.m. Special guest Leslee Udwin, the movi...
April 15, 2015 01:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Paulding County Special Olympics hosts track and field meet
    by Samantha M. Shal
    sshal@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.07.15 - 03:01 pm
  • Friend of the Fox program revamped
    by Neighbor Staff
    04.01.15 - 05:05 pm
  • Broadway's Levy to headline Alliance Theatre's A Tony Evening
    The Alliance Theatre in Midtown Wednesday announced Broadway star Caissie Levy will headline the entertainment portion of its seventh annual A Tony Evening, set for May 16 at the Grand Hyatt Atlant...
    April 14, 2015 02:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Trunk show to benefit college fund
    Four graduates of Hollins University in Roanoke, Va., will host an Elizabeth Joyce Monograms trunk show/shop and share Friday and Saturday at Porter Hutto’s home at 3855 Club Drive in Brookhaven. T...
    April 14, 2015 01:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Center for Puppetry Arts announces 2015-16 season lineup
    As it undergoes an expansion and renovation project, the Center for Puppetry Arts in Midtown Tuesday announced its 2015-16 performance season. The 16-show lineup features a new center-produced show...
    April 14, 2015 11:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fresh finds at local DeKalb farmers markets
    With the welcoming of the spring season comes one of its most beloved activities — perusing a local farmers market for fresh, locally-grown produce, breads and handmade items. DeKalb County is ripe...
    April 14, 2015 09:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    K-9 Coach to host K9 Nose Work Shelter Project
    In an effort to save the lives of dogs and improve their adoptability, southeast Cobb County-based K-9 Coach, a dog training, doggie daycare, boarding and grooming company, will host the K9 Nose Wo...
    April 13, 2015 06:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Humane Society hosting Tables for Tails
    The Atlanta Humane Society Friday announced it will host its annual Tables for Tails fundraiser this Thursday. On that day, 23 metro Atlanta restaurants will participate in the event in which 20 pe...
    April 13, 2015 03:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Comedians to perform at The Improv
    Comedians Jim Gossett and Chris Kauffman will perform at The Improv Atlanta, 56 E. Andrews Drive in Buckhead, April 19 at 8 p.m. Gossett has been described as: a mimic, an impersonator, a comedic v...
    April 12, 2015 04:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Renowned Italian jeweler coming to Brown & Co. in Buckhead
    Roswell-based Brown & Co. Jewelers Friday announced renowned Italian jeweler Marco Bicego is headed to the company’s Buckhead location Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. for the only personal appearance in ...
    April 12, 2015 03:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Column: Steep Canyon Rangers wow them in west Midtown
    Two years after seeing the Steep Canyon Rangers perform with Steve Martin at the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Symphony Gala, I was lucky enough to watch them again Friday night at Terminal West in ...
    April 12, 2015 11:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Immortalia app captures video for future generations
    The new Immortalia application allows residents to capture their lives on video for future generations to enjoy and learn where they came from. It was created by Nebo Agency, a west Midtown- based ...
    April 09, 2015 02:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Zoo Atlanta to send gorillas to South Carolina zoo
    Atlanta's zoo is getting ready to bid adieu to two of its gorillas who are heading to South Carolina. Zoo Atlanta says western lowland gorillas Kazi and Macy Baby are scheduled to leave Monday for ...
    April 09, 2015 10:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Vinings native pens second novel, 'The Bullet'
    Vinings native Mary Louise Kelly got the inspiration for her second novel, “The Bullet,” in one of the most unlikely places. “In October 2012, I was at a baseball game, a Little League baseball gam...
    April 08, 2015 03:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • 5K in Paulding to benefit cancer victim, 3, and family
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    03.31.15 - 01:13 pm