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Sandy Springs man's book to aid teens
Dr. Harvey “Chip” Cole’s successful foray into the literary realm should perhaps come as no surprise given the prolific career he has also authored. Nationally renowned in his field, the Sandy Spri...
October 02, 2014 12:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Horizon's 'Detroit' gives glimpse of recession life
The Horizon Theatre Co.’s production of Lisa D’Amour’s critically acclaimed comedy “Detroit” runs at the Little Five Points venue through Oct. 19. This incarnation of the playwright’s work comes un...
October 02, 2014 12:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local public, private schools hosting fall festivals
Local schools are hosting fall festivals later this month to celebrate autumn. Here is a rundown of those events: St. Martin’s St. Martin’s Episcopal School will hold its fall festival Oct. 18 from...
October 01, 2014 06:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Fernbank's A Timeless Affair fundraiser Saturday
The Witching Hour theme for Fernbank Museum of Natural History’s annual A Timeless Affair gala Saturday draws inspiration from an incredible new exhibition that examines how the body and brain work...
October 01, 2014 06:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York gardening guru to speak in Buckhead
New York gardening guru Lynden Miller will speak at the Cherokee Garden Library’s lecture set for Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Atlanta History Center in Buckhead. Her talk is titled Parks, Plants and P...
October 01, 2014 05:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Legal Aid Society hosting 90th anniversary luncheon
The Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc. will celebrate its 90th anniversary with a luncheon Thursday in the Oceans Ball-room at the Georgia Aquarium in downtown Atlanta. The pre-event celebration will b...
September 30, 2014 10:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stellar Student: Reggie Blanch
Brandon Hall School senior Reggie Blanch’s sense of direction has served him well both in and out of the classroom at the Sandy Springs school. The 17-year-old began laying the groundwork for an ev...
September 25, 2014 11:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Arrow Exterminators celebrates 50th anniversary
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 10:16 A.M. WITH CORRECTED INFO ON COMPANY'S ANNUAL REVENUE GOAL FOR 2029) John Wright had just graduated from Columbia High School in DeKalb County in 1973 when he started a jo...
September 24, 2014 10:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Garden of Eden Ball to celebrate facility's expansions
The 33rd annual Garden of Eden Ball will expand its reach Saturday in a tented ballroom on the grounds of the Atlanta Botanical Garden in Midtown. With an "Into the Woods" theme, the elegant evenin...
September 24, 2014 10:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs Reads returns starting Friday
In October, the residents of Sandy Springs will once again join other cities across the nation in promoting literacy and building a sense of community by participating in Sandy Springs Reads’ One C...
September 24, 2014 10:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Local cat wins category in national contest
(UPDATED SATURDAY AT 8 A.M. WITH QUOTES, INFO FROM BOB'S OWNER, AMANDA COFFELT) St. Louis-based Friskies cat food Wednesday announced southeast Cobb County resident Amanda Coffelt and her cat Bob w...
September 20, 2014 08:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mentor Walk introduces children to college
(UPDATED WEDNESDAY AT 6:50 P.M. WITH CORRECTED INFO ON GUEST SPEAKERS) The Sandy Springs-based Campus Community Partnership Foundation is now reaching even more children in its mission to encourage...
September 17, 2014 02:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Atlanta Steinway Society hosting scholarship concert
The Atlanta Steinway Society will present its 2014 scholarship recipients in a free concert Sunday at 4 p.m. in the Kellett Chapel at the Peachtree Presbyterian Church on Roswell Road in Buckhead. ...
September 17, 2014 02:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Puppeteers to tell ‘Chinese Tales’ in Atlanta for last time
Expert Chinese artists weave together five traditional and non-traditional stories of ancient China in “The Old Man and the Monkeys & Other Chinese Tales” by Dragon Arts Studio, Sept. 24 through Oc...
September 17, 2014 02:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chastain Park Conservancy celebrates 10th year
Commemorating its 10th anniversary, the Chastain Park Conservancy will host a benefit concert Oct. 2 called A Night Unplugged, which will be held in replacement of its annual fall fundraising gala,...
September 17, 2014 11:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oglethorpe Museum exhibits ‘Stealing Base: Cuba at Bat’
Oglethorpe Museum of Art’s newest exhibition pairs Cuban-born artists with the political and cultural experiences of baseball. “Stealing Base: Cuba at Bat” merges the cultural phenomenon of basebal...
September 16, 2014 10:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local dance instructor/performer builds following
Jason Cohen is pulling double duty these days. When he’s not gracing local stages as a performer in prominent theatrical productions, is handling the demands of being the star attraction and lead i...
September 12, 2014 09:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holy Innocents’ teacher pens textbook
Having already introduced countless students to the language, local French teacher Joanne Thomas has added a tangible new wrinkle to her classroom repertoire. Over the summer the middle school inst...
September 12, 2014 08:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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 | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bogey and The Viceroy to close out Concerts by the Springs
As the last act of the 2014 Concerts by the Springs series, Bogey & The Viceroy is intent on making sure it goes out in style. The band will take the stage Sunday at Heritage Green to close out the...
September 10, 2014 02:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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’50 to 1’ movie coming to Sandy Springs
Oscar winner Jim Wilson’s latest film, “50 to 1,” the inspiring true story of Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird and his misfit New Mexico cowboy trainer and owners, is expanding across the count...
September 10, 2014 01:54 PM | 4 4 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Flea Market to benefit Forward Arts Foundation
Once again, fashion gurus, interior designers, collectors and bargain hunters will converge on the parking deck of the Atlanta History Center on West Paces Ferry Road in Buckhead Sept. 18 through 2...
September 10, 2014 12:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta’s Best Cellars Dinner to aid cancer research locally
Atlanta’s Best Cellars Dinner will take place Saturday at 6 p.m. at the InterContinental Hotel in Buckhead. The event benefits the T.J. Martell Foundation, the nonprofit championed by the music and...
September 10, 2014 12:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Capitol City Opera to host 'The Merry Widow,' 'Hansel and Gretel'
Capitol City Opera is bringing its brand of entertainment to the Oglethorpe University campus in Brookhaven this weekend. The company is set to present performances of Franz Lehar’s “The Merry Wido...
September 04, 2014 10:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Local parks offer respite from daily grind
    by Savannah Borders
    northsideintern@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.20.14 - 02:58 pm
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    northsideintern@neighbornewspapers.com
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    northsideintern@mdjoline.com
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    northsideintern@mdjoline.com
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    by Sally F. White
    Columnist
    08.13.14 - 10:33 am