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Rose Lawn hosts May Market
May Market, a spring arts and crafts festival at Rose Lawn Museum, is blooming into a two-day event following a successful inaugural year. The market is set for May 2 and May 3. The day one of the ...
January 23, 2015 02:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglasville church hosts MLK Day observance
Golden United Methodist Church in Douglasville hosted its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance Monday.
January 22, 2015 10:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Jewish Film Festival promises a pop-culture blast
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is coming back full of surprises, bending the cultural boundaries of cinema and arts for a unique experience. Set for Jan. 28 through Feb. 18, the 15th annual event...
January 21, 2015 04:12 PM | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alliance Theatre brings 'Tuck Everlasting' to stage
The Alliance Theatre opened its doors earlier this month to welcome the world premiere of its new musical, “Tuck Everlasting.” Opening today and running through Feb. 22, it is based on Natalie Babb...
January 21, 2015 12:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Metro Atlanta barre studios offer alternative fitness options
With New Year’s resolutions to satisfy, many are hitting the gym to shed a few pounds and get in better shape. Barre fitness studios in Buckhead, Sandy Springs and Vinings offer a unique way to acc...
January 21, 2015 10:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Fine Arts Association hosting artist, student exhibits
Upcoming events by the Paulding Fine Arts Association and The Historic Courthouse Art Gallery and Studios include: - Paulding Enterprises Art Exhibit this month at the Historic Dallas Courthouse Ga...
January 20, 2015 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Chamber's 54th annual Celebration set for Thursday
Motivational speaker and comedian Kenn Kington will be the keynote speaker as the Paulding Chamber of Commerce hosts its 54th annual celebration Thursday at the Douglasville Conference Center. The ...
January 20, 2015 01:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kickoff event for 2015 Paulding Relay for Life set for Saturday
The kickoff event for the 2015 Relay for Life of Paulding County is set for Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Paulding County Senior Center at 54 Industrial Way North in Dallas. The kickoff open house is ...
January 20, 2015 01:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area performance troupe starts year with ‘Eclipsed’
Those attending the upcoming performances of Community Alliance for Stage and Theatre’s “Eclipsed” may want to be prepared to bring magnifying glasses and look for clues. In this production, those ...
January 20, 2015 01:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adairsville physician pens children's book
In the professional sense, a physician’s bedside manner is often a hallmark of the doctor-patient relationship. While Dr. Rich Donadio has had plenty of opportunities to work on his as a pain rehab...
January 20, 2015 12:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Floyd
Like most Falcons’ fans, and he is definitely a fan, Floyd is so ready for the good part to start. Floyd is ready to find his people, say sayonara to the shelter and take his freedom ride. He will ...
January 20, 2015 10:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs hosting Wedding Expo
Heritage Sandy Springs Friday announced it will present its free annual Wedding Expo Feb. 22 from 1 to 4 p.m. Designed as an intimate expo, the event will provide engaged couples the chance to cons...
January 18, 2015 01:11 PM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Pace student wins national contest
    by Staff Reports
    01.07.15 - 07:37 am
  • Arts center featuring photo exhibit on African-Americans at beginning of 20th century
    In celebration of Black History Month, the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County is partnering with the Auburn Avenue Research Library to present "Photography on the Color Line," a p...
    January 16, 2015 04:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Advocates for Children to host Polar Plunge Feb. 7
    Get ready to take the Polar Plunge to help children in need. Join Advocates for Children Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. at Dellinger Park in Cartersville to brave the chilly waters for a worthy cause. The Polar...
    January 15, 2015 06:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Heritage Sandy Springs announces Turtle Tours schedule
    Heritage Sandy Springs Tuesday announced its 2015 Turtle Tours schedule, an educational series for children 2 to 5 at the Heritage Sandy Springs Museum. Through stories, hands-on exhibits and craft...
    January 14, 2015 07:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Douglas student artwork displayed at courthouse gallery
    The stated purpose of the Douglas County Courthouse art gallery is to display publicly the artistic creations of county residents, regardless of age. This marks the 11th year that the gallery, on t...
    January 14, 2015 05:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cartersville's Booth Museum's Downtown Gallery premieres new exhibit
    The Booth Western Art Museum's Downtown Gallery announced the opening of their newest exhibit, Houses, at 13 North Wall Street in historic downtown Cartersville. The public is invited to an opening...
    January 14, 2015 03:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sandy Springs hosts sixth annual Daddy Daughter Dance
    The Sandy Springs Recreation and Parks Department will host its sixth annual Daddy Daughter Dance Feb. 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Spalding Drive Charter Elementary School, 130 W. Spalding Drive in Sandy...
    January 14, 2015 02:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Broadway's 'Newsies' makes stop at Fox Theatre in Midtown
    The Fox Theatre in Midtown will be alive with song and dance as the Broadway production of Disney’s “Newsies” comes to Atlanta Tuesday through Jan. 25 as part of its North American tour. The shows ...
    January 14, 2015 10:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pryor’s 'Fried Chicken and Latkes' focuses on her upbringing
    The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta in Dunwoody and Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Co. in west Midtown will co-present “Fried Chicken and Latkes,” a Rain Pryor solo show, Thursday throu...
    January 14, 2015 10:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    LOCAL VOICES: Sledding the winter blues away
    The winter doldrums have definitely arrived at the Cosgrove household. The weather is finicky, the holidays are a thing of the past and my daughter’s interest in her Christmas toys is slowly, and s...
    January 13, 2015 05:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Jewish Music Festival announces lineup
    The sixth annual Atlanta Jewish Music Festival Tuesday announced its lineup of performers for this year’s event, taking place at venues around metro Atlanta, including local ones, March 12 through ...
    January 13, 2015 04:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding mom competes in TV's 'Broken Skull Challenge'
    It wasn’t the money that motivated Paulding resident Brittney Franklin to enter the Steve Austin Broken Skull Challenge television competition. It was simply the challenge itself. The 33-year-old m...
    January 13, 2015 04:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Wills’ donation to Paulding hospital continues 60-year tradition
    Loren and Peggy Wills are continuing their now 60-year mission to support health care efforts in Paulding County with a Christmas gift benefitting the new WellStar Paulding Hospital. The lifelong D...
    January 13, 2015 03:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Woodworking a labor of love for Roswell craftsman
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    12.17.14 - 12:37 pm
  • How to make a salad work for winter
    by Mel Toledo
    Guest Columnist
    12.17.14 - 12:14 pm
  • Paulding songwriter nominated for two Grammy awards
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    12.16.14 - 03:25 pm