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Elvis tribute artist leading annual Dallas Christmas parade
Move over, Santa. Christmas has a new star this year. The 22nd Invitational Christmas Parade Dec. 6 in Dallas will be featuring Elvis as its main attraction this year -- well, an Elvis tribute arti...
November 21, 2014 02:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead fundraiser for orphans set for Monday
Peace Containers and the Buckhead Club, 3344 Peachtree Road, Floor 2600 in Buckhead, will host its 11th annual Charity Auction and Wine Tasting Social, a fundraiser with free wine tasting and hors ...
November 21, 2014 09:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Atlanta Press Club to celebrate 50th anniversary
The Atlanta Press Club is culminating its year-long 50th anniversary celebration with its Holiday, History and Highlights Party Dec. 9 at the Atlanta History Center’s McElreath Hall on West Paces F...
November 19, 2014 06:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diabetes Expo Atlanta aims to help residents live better
If there is one thing those involved with Saturday’s Diabetes Expo Atlanta said people should learn from attending the event, it is that everyone should be tested for the disease since anyone can g...
November 19, 2014 06:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman’s book focuses on emotionally abusive relationships
Amy Lewis Bear is using her experience in mentally abusive relationships both first-hand and as a counselor to help others. In February the Buckhead resident published “From Charm to Harm: The Guid...
November 19, 2014 06:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday Mail for Heroes campaign kicks off
The American Red Cross 2014 Holiday Mail for Heroes campaign in Georgia kicked off Tuesday amid renewed calls for residents to continue supporting the cause. As has become customary on Veterans Day...
November 19, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday Lights, Garden Nights now a 'tradition'
“Tradition” is the word being thrown around at the Atlanta Botanical Garden in Midtown regarding the annual contemporary light show that takes over its environs this time of year. For many patrons,...
November 19, 2014 11:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dallas church providing holiday meal to hundreds
Thanksgiving is a time to eat a little too much and be thankful for the things in your life. Dallas First United Methodist Church wants to help fill bellies and give thanks as it dishes up hundreds...
November 18, 2014 03:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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1,500 attend inaugural Extreme Family Field Day
More than 1,500 people traveled to Taylor Farm Park in Powder Springs recently as Paulding Education Foundation hosted its inaugural Extreme Family Field Day, presented by Children’s Healthcare of ...
November 18, 2014 03:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Chamber luncheon hosts AT&T Georgia president
The Paulding Chamber of Commerce hosted its monthly Georgia Power Luncheon and business expo at the Paulding Senior Center in Dallas recently. The guest speaker was Beth Shiroishi, president of AT&...
November 18, 2014 02:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Little Free Library sets up in downtown Cartersville
Loretta Fishel said she estimates that she owns about 400 books. Romance, science fiction, mystery — they line the shelves of her Cartersville home, a testament to her love of reading. Her daughter...
November 18, 2014 11:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas Star explored at Tellus
Some 2,000 years ago, a star shone bright in the heavens, heralding to some the fulfillment of a prophesy that spoke of the birth of the Messiah. For centuries, scientists, theologians and those wh...
November 18, 2014 11:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Atlanta Opera brings tale of love lost later this month
    by Philip Clements
    nside@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.05.14 - 10:05 am
  • Seminole Tribe has ties to Bartow County
    In the history of Native Americans, the Seminole tribe of Florida has a place of distinction. Its story of survival and ingenuity stretches beyond the borders of Florida, where its members were the...
    November 18, 2014 11:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Mira
    Mira is a dream dog. This well-behaved, 4-year-old learns fast. She learned how to sit at the shelter and aims to please her humans. Mira has a playful side that and staff members can’t resist hugg...
    November 18, 2014 10:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    National Philanthropy Day honors adults, students
    The Association of Fundraising Professionals’ greater Atlanta chapter recently honored two longtime Atlanta leaders at its 32nd annual celebration of National Philanthropy Day, held at the Georgia ...
    November 17, 2014 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cathedral of St. Philip hosting book signing
    Atlanta Episcopal priest Martha Sterne will discuss and sign her new book, “Tell Me A Story: Preaching With The Holy Innocents,” Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Cathedral Book Store' at the Cathedral of S...
    November 14, 2014 06:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Tongue & Groove celebrating 20th anniversary
    All things considered, “Roaring Twenties” is an apropos theme for Thursday’s anniversary party at Tongue & Groove. While the hot-ticket event at the Buckhead nightclub does aim to capture the spiri...
    November 13, 2014 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Buckhead man publishes book on holiday traditions
    Growing up in Riverside, Conn., Robert Fox and his family did some strange things during the holidays each year, including eating Chinese food on Christmas Eve. “I come from a large family with six...
    November 12, 2014 05:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    CONSUMMATE PROFESSIONAL: Lithia Springs' Ainsworth named Georgia assistant principal of the year
    Lithia Springs Assistant Principal Jessica Ainsworth took little credit for being named Georgia’s assistant principal of the year last week. An administrative mainstay at the school for four years,...
    November 12, 2014 05:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Contemporary Art Center exhibit takes on teen genre
    The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center’s new exhibition aims to color outside the lines in a not-so-subtle effort to redefine patrons’ pop-culture comfort zones. “Teen Paranormal Romance” runs through...
    November 12, 2014 02:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    A Family Affair to benefit Emory Alzheimer’s research center
    As Alzheimer’s disease continues to heavily impact people and their families, one metro Atlanta medical facility is fighting back. The Emory University Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center in DeKalb...
    November 12, 2014 12:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Column: A Family Affair to aid Alzheimer’s disease research
    A Family Affair, the fifth annual benefit dinner for the Emory University Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center in DeKalb County, will take place Nov. 20 at the Piedmont Driving Club in Midtown. The ...
    November 12, 2014 11:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    ‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer’ returns to center
    The Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St., in Midtown, will host performances of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” Thursday through Dec. 28. Directed by Jon Ludwig and based on the 1964 stop-mot...
    November 12, 2014 11:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Buckhead's Art for the Cause to benefit nonprofits
    Several nonprofits will benefit from a set of fundraisers starting Thursday at the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center in Buckhead. Diversity eARTh, an Atlanta arts organization founded by Vinings resid...
    November 12, 2014 10:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Paulding Education Foundation hosts race, obstacle course
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.04.14 - 02:46 pm
  • Tucker football coach reunited with birth mother after 40 years
    by Contributor, Mark Brock
    dekalb@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.04.14 - 01:39 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Sophie
    by Staff Reports
    11.04.14 - 10:15 am
  • WILDE women honored for leadership
    by From Staff Reports
    10.30.14 - 01:50 pm
  • Temple Sinai to host two events
    by Staff Reports
    10.30.14 - 10:14 am