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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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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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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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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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Fernbank Museum's new 'Power of Poison' exhibit opens
Poison apples, lethal insects and more are explored in the Fernbank Museum of Natural History’s newest exhibit — The Power of Poison. The exhibit runs through May 3 and inside, visitors will encoun...
February 10, 2015 10:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Amber
Amber is a real gem. This gentle, 1-year-old collie mix is sweet and has soulful eyes that will melt any heart. Amber is well-mannered and will crawl up and ask you to pet her with the gentlest nos...
January 27, 2015 12:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 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 | 26 26 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 | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Susan G. Komen continues fight against breast cancer
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcsogrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.21.14 - 09:59 am
  • DeKalb Pet of the Week: Colorado
    by Staff Reports
    10.15.14 - 11:56 am
  • Marcus Jewish Center hosts annual book festival
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    09.30.14 - 11:32 am
  • 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 | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Felix
    This 1-year-old boy is adorable and affectionate. One look at Felix’s picture will show you what a sweet and loving personality he has. He is also a gentle dog who is good with small children and g...
    December 22, 2014 11:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hospital's VolunTeen program gives youth glimpse of career
    At 17, Niyi Gleason is already convinced of having heard her vocational calling. The Dunwoody High junior was among 62 high school students in the VolunTeen program at Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital i...
    December 17, 2014 03:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Ice bucket, elections popular on Facebook in 2014
    Day after day, Facebook captures our best and worst moments, from the birth of a new baby to heated political spats. So what got discussed the most in 2014? The Ice Bucket Challenge and the death o...
    December 17, 2014 12:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Scorpio
    Meet Scorpio, a 3-year-old girl with an easy going personality. Scorpio is an upbeat dog who always has a smile on her face and a sweet attitude. Whether she is taking a walk, playing outside or ly...
    December 16, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Snow Mountain offers winter wonderland adventure
    With the ability to produce 360 tons of snow a day, Snow Mountain at Stone Mountain Park is sure to create a winter wonderland south of the Mason-Dixon Line. Participants can wind their way down sn...
    December 09, 2014 10:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Shelly
    Meet Shelly, a delightful, 3-year-old shepherd mix who has so much to offer any family. Shelly is easy going and laid back, so she is pleasant to be around. She is also very intelligent, can alread...
    December 04, 2014 10:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Gordo
    The pet of the week is a Labrador mix who will give a reason to be thankful this Thanksgiving. Meet Gordo, a 10-month-old who loves people and will be anyone’s new best friend. This guy can be a li...
    November 25, 2014 12:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 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 | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Cherrio
    Looking for a special pet to be thankful for? Meet Cherrio, a flat-coat retriever mix who weighs only 32 pounds. Cherrio is a well-behaved, 4-year-old dog who is very personable and smart. She is a...
    November 11, 2014 10:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Tucker football coach reunited with birth mother after 40 years
    Forty years ago Tucker Tigers assistant football coach Robby Gilbert was born and spent a short time in the arms of his 18-year-old mother before she reluctantly gave him up for adoption. Last Frid...
    November 04, 2014 01:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Sophie
    Meet Sophie, an adorable, 1-year-old border collie mix. Sophie is smaller than a border collie, weighing only 30 pounds, so she is the perfect size dog for any home. She is also very smart, sweet a...
    November 04, 2014 10:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Fernbank Museum hosts annual gala
    by Staff Reports
    09.23.14 - 11:24 am
  • Pet of the Week: Levi
    by Staff Reports
    08.26.14 - 10:03 am