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Local investment company celebrates 30 years
Capital Directions, a Sandy Springs-based wealth management and accountant service company, turns 30 today. In celebrating this milestone, the firm produced an anniversary video, posted on its webs...
July 01, 2015 05:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alliance Theatre teen program returns
This summer the Alliance Theatre is putting together a group of talented teens for a theater explosion. The Midtown-based theatre company is hosting its 14th annual Palefsky Collision Project, wher...
July 01, 2015 05:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peachtree Road Race recovery class set for Sunday
Melt Atlanta and Karen Wells Fitness will host Melt Your Feet, a Peachtree Road race recovery exercise class, Sunday from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Body Awareness Studio, 5549 Roswell Road in Sandy Springs...
July 01, 2015 04:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tickets now on sale for Alliance Theatre’s 2015-16 season
The Alliance Theatre in Midtown Wednesday announced tickets are now on sale for all performances for the 2015-16 season for the Alliance Stage and Hertz Stage, Theatre for Youth and Families and Th...
July 01, 2015 03:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Events celebrate red, white and blue
Atlanta offers various events — including plenty of fireworks shows — to commemorate Independence Day such as a ballgame, a beer festival, parades, a road race and more this weekend. Soccer festiva...
July 01, 2015 12:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sarcoma Awareness Sunset Stroll set for July 29
The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute will host the third annual Sarcoma Awareness Sunset Stroll July 29 at 7 p.m. at the Pavilion at Blackburn Park, 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road in Brookhaven. The...
June 25, 2015 07:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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High Museum of Art welcomes Katz’s giant realistic paintings
Alex Katz’s giant paintings are now covering the walls of the High Museum of Art for a realistic adventure. The exhibition “Alex Katz, This Is Now” is open on the second floor of the Midtown museum...
June 24, 2015 06:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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LawJam to rock Variety Playhouse, benefit foundation
LawJam 2015, the sixth annual Battle of the Atlanta Lawyers’ Bands, will take place Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Variety Playhouse, 1099 Euclid Ave. in Atlanta’s Little Five Points. The event will bri...
June 24, 2015 09:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Music Midtown announces 2015 lineup
Music Midtown, the two-day concert festival set for Sept. 18 through 19 at Piedmont Park, announced its 2015 lineup Tuesday. It will include Elton John, Drake, Van Halen, Sam Smith, Lenny Kravitz, ...
June 23, 2015 05:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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82-year-old Dunwoody resident invents ladder safety device
The idea did not come to Tom Thomas in a dream, but a nightmare — a $12,000 hospital bill and a broken back, to be exact. Thomas, an 82-year-old Dunwoody resident, was cleaning his gutters on the b...
June 23, 2015 11:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gift of Music Foundation protects, promotes music education
The Gift of Music Foundation, an organization based in Buckhead, hopes to begin its music education awareness efforts on a high note. The mission of the organization is to preserve the “gift of mus...
June 17, 2015 05:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Getzinger Group's father, son team up to market unique in-town homes
Editor’s note: With Father’s Day this Sunday, the Neighbor interviewed the father-son team of J.W. and Jim Getzinger. Jim Getzinger and his father, J.W., of the Getzinger Group in Buckhead have put...
June 17, 2015 05:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Northside Hospital to host birthday party at zoo
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.01.15 - 10:44 am
  • Children's Museum of Atlanta exhibit brings fairy tales to life
    by Erika Wells
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    05.28.15 - 12:37 pm
  • Local produce stands provide ripe fruits, veggies
    With the first official day of summer this Sunday, the warmer temperatures are bringing with them fresh fruits and vegetables to the area. Residents have at least four nearby locations to pick thei...
    June 17, 2015 04:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Moon Ride returns to Piedmont Park
    The third annual Atlanta Moon Ride is rolling back through the city Friday. For the third year the event will benefit Bert’s Big Adventure, a nonprofit that annually sends chronically and terminall...
    June 17, 2015 04:06 PM | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Summer BBQ Festival to raise funds for kids with brain injuries
    When organizers of the Andee’s Army Fun Run in Sandy Springs heard in December from city officials that the annual 5-kilometer race would have to be moved this year because a portion of Powers Ferr...
    June 17, 2015 01:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hospital honors volunteers; employees donate to homeless
    The St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary, the volunteer arm of Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital in Sandy Springs, recently hosted its annual awards luncheon at the Dunwoody Country Club, honoring volunteers ...
    June 17, 2015 01:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    5 to Thrive fun run to benefit Atlanta Children’s Shelter
    The Atlanta Children’s Shelter’s seventh annual 5 to Thrive, a 5-kilometer run/walk plus two other events, will take place June 27 at Piedmont Park in Midtown and will support the shelter’s program...
    June 17, 2015 01:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Zinburger celebrating one-year anniversary
    Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar’s Atlanta restaurant, located at Lenox Square mall, 3393 Peachtree Road, Suite 3065A in Buckhead, is hosting its one-year anniversary celebration Wednesday from 11 a.m. ...
    June 15, 2015 10:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local troop celebrates 50th anniversary
    Boy Scout Troop 232 celebrated its 50-year anniversary recently with a camping trip to Covington. Troop 232 was founded by John W. Miller at the Northwest Presbyterian Church in Buckhead in 1964. T...
    June 10, 2015 05:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Nonprofits join forces for children literacy
    An Atlanta nonprofit and the Alliance Theatre are hosting the inaugural reception of A Storybook Evening June 18 at the Woodruff Arts Center in Midtown. “This is the organization’s first major fund...
    June 10, 2015 05:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Drive Time to perform at Concerts by the Springs
    Drive Time, a Covington-based band, will perform during the second installment in this season’s 19th annual Concerts by the Springs outdoor summer concert series Sunday at Heritage Green. Hosted by...
    June 10, 2015 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Australian Meg Mac to perform at Atlanta’s Tabernacle
    Australian 2014 breakout artist Meg Mac, a rising international star, will bring her stunningly sultry pop music to Atlanta Sunday at 8 p.m. when she opens for neo-soul messiah D’Angelo and The Van...
    June 10, 2015 03:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Harry Norman’s Reed bounces back in return to city
    Travis Reed is not one to rest on his laurels. Reed, an agent with Buckhead-based Harry Norman, Realtors, was a seven-time top agent company-wide. But after several years of success, Reed and Micha...
    June 10, 2015 08:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cyc Buckhead pop-up classes at W Atlanta – Buckhead
    The W Atlanta – Buckhead hotel, 3377 Peachtree Road, is teaming up with Cyc Buckhead for not one, but three poolside Cyc classes Wednesday. Classes are set for 5:15, 6:15 and 7:15 p.m. on the hotel...
    June 09, 2015 03:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • 'Filming the Camps' features directors’ rare WWII footage
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    05.20.15 - 01:49 pm
  • Teams must solve puzzles, find clues to get out of locked room
    by Ricky Leroux
    nside@neighbornewspapers.com
    05.18.15 - 02:11 pm
  • Atlanta Food & Wine Festival offers taste of South
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    05.18.15 - 01:27 pm