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Buckhead resident’s play adapted into books, movies
In his quest to get children all over the world interested in classical music, Warren Woodruff, Ph.D., can become the next J.K. Rowling. The Buckhead resident had his 1998 play, “The Magic Piano,” ...
December 17, 2014 03:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodworking a labor of love for Roswell craftsman
Hubert Nix has handed out homemade wooden cutting boards for more than six decades. Last week, he gave his 500th gift to fellow Roswellian Phyllis Stewart — a black walnut board shaped like an appl...
December 17, 2014 12:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 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 | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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How to make a salad work for winter
At my restaurant Foundation Social Eatery, we strive to be unique and even my most simple-to-execute recipes reflect what we do. We work for an understated simplicity through the quality of the far...
December 17, 2014 12:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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TurningPoint hosting meditation class
TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation, 8010 Roswell Road, Suite 120 in Sandy Springs, will host its an educational program, Mindfulness Meditation: Techniques to Aid Healing for the Breast Canc...
November 24, 2014 05:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton residents launch baking business
Roswell resident Carol Craig and Milton resident Maureen Logan Underwood established White Blossom Baking Co. this spring after meeting in 2010 and realizing they both had a knack for baking. “We b...
October 15, 2014 04:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb favorite Moxie Burger opens shop in Founders Square
For Moxie Burger owner Chas D’Huyvetter, his restaurants truly are a family affair. “My dad’s an investor, my mom helped with the color scheme, my brother-in-law does my art and pottery and my sist...
October 15, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roswell to ‘Let it Go’ with free outdoor ‘Frozen’ showing
Moms and dads with grade school children are likely no strangers to Disney’s smash hit “Frozen.” Now, the city of Roswell is offering parents and their tykes an opportunity to see Anna and Elsa on ...
September 11, 2014 12:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Neighbor Newspapers columnist releases new album
Neighbor Newspapers columnist Mark Wallace Maguire recently released an album with his new project, “Red Clay Country.” The music is a compendium of Southern Americana music including folk, blues, ...
September 11, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roswell Heroes 6K raises addiction awareness
The Roswell Heroes 6K will be held at Riverside Park this Saturday. Presented by Roswell-based Foundations Atlanta, the event is one of six races sponsored by the Foundations Recovery Network’s Her...
July 23, 2014 04:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roswell Cultural Arts Center presents Story Slam
The fear of public speaking is known as “glossophobia.” Don’t count the presenters at Monday’s Story Slam event among those afflicted. On stage at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, Assistant Direct...
July 23, 2014 04:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Springs graduate, Roswell native on reality TV show
Jared Ogden II’s entry into the realm of reality TV started as what he called “a complete accident.” The North Springs graduate, Roswell native and former Navy SEAL is on National Geographic’s “Ult...
February 21, 2014 04:29 PM | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Holiday decorating begins at Southern Trilogy Historic Homes
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.08.13 - 10:31 am
  • Improv troupe performs at Off Broadway dance studio
    by Lindsay Burr
    nfulton@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.07.13 - 11:08 am
  • Roswell Roots festival returns
    For more than a decade, Roswell has celebrated Black History Month in February with a month-long schedule of art exhibits, history and cultural events. Roswell Roots is one of the largest and most ...
    February 03, 2014 03:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Brinn
    The Atlanta Humane Society Mansell Campus presents Brinn for the pet of the week spotlight. Brinn is a 4-year-old terrier mix  and is up to date on all of her shots. She has also been spayed and mi...
    January 08, 2014 02:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Spirit of the Irish infuses book on pubs
    Never let it be said that Ron Wallace and Bob Meyer do a less than thorough job when they research a book. When the two longtime friends and Milton residents set out to gather information for a def...
    December 23, 2013 04:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Osteria Mattone opens on Canton Street in Roswell
    Ryan Perniece and Ted Lahey were still focusing on their first culinary venture, the popular Table & Main, when they learned of another restaurant space available a block away. Though they hadn’t t...
    December 23, 2013 04:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sixpence None the Richer performing at Roswell Cultural Arts Center
    Grammy-nominated Sixpence None the Richer will be performing live at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center Saturday, 8 p.m.  The band responsible for hit singles like “Kiss Me” and “There She Goes,” is ...
    December 23, 2013 03:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Tooth Fairy is walk in the park over Elf on the Shelf
    Carly Kerby, a mom of four girls, doesn’t have the greatest track record as the Tooth Fairy, but it was another family tradition that nearly did her in: The Elf on the Shelf. In case you’ve been hi...
    December 23, 2013 02:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the week: Jazzy
    The Atlanta Humane Society Mansell Campus presents Jazzy for the pet of the week spotlight. Jazzy is a one-year-old domestic short hair tabby mix. Jazzy has been spayed and is up to date on all of ...
    December 18, 2013 12:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Tellabration features storytellers’ holiday memories
    Roswell’s annual Tellabration is Friday, 7:30 p.m. at Roswell Adult Recreation Center, 830 Grimes Bridge Road. Tellebration brings together celebrated regional tellers to delight, captivate and mes...
    November 20, 2013 05:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Act 1 Theater presents 'Home for Christmas'
    ACT 1 Theater presents “Home for Christmas,” a heartwarming and funny play about the Clayton family, returning for a holiday reunion from all parts of the nation. Some of them have been successful ...
    November 20, 2013 04:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Bits and bites: wood-fired pizza and stone-ground grits
    Neapolitan wood-fired pizza coming to historic Roswell From the fertile minds of the guys who brought you a pair of Salt Factories, Opulent, Little Alley Steak and the departed-but-not-forgotten IN...
    November 13, 2013 12:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Piano teacher is tops in Georgia
    LaNelle Nash first touched piano keys when she was 9 years old. “My first piano teacher was my aunt. She probably influenced me quite a bit,” Nash said. “When I was 11 years old, I said this is wha...
    November 13, 2013 08:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the week: Samantha
    The Atlanta Humane Society Mansell Campus presents Samantha for the pet of the week spotlight. Samantha is a 6-year-old domestic short hair mix with gray and white fur and is thought to be mostly S...
    November 08, 2013 11:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • BITS AND BITES: Well-regarded chef barred from Peach & The Pork Chop
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.23.13 - 11:56 am
  • Roswell's Flea Fling has quality items for bargain prices
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.03.13 - 10:20 am
  • BITS & BITES: East side of Ga. 400 has appeal for new restauranteur
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.03.13 - 10:09 am
  • Roswell resident's food truck ‘on tapa the world’
    by Joan Durbin
    jdurbin@neighbornewspapers.com
    09.25.13 - 12:46 pm