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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 | 0 0 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 | 5 5 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 | 1 1 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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alliance Theatre brings ‘Bull Durham’ to stage
In the years since the 1988 film “Bull Durham” was released, writer and director Ron Shelton has had multiple offers to adapt it into a Broadway musical. “There had been discussion over the years f...
September 03, 2014 11:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Events to celebrate Battle of Jonesboro’s anniversary
Atlanta and its environs are commemorating the sesquicentennial anniversary of the local battles of the Civil War this year with reenactment pageantry, lectures and recognition of historic building...
September 03, 2014 11:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vinings Historic Preservation Society hosting fundraisers
The Vinings Historic Preservation Society will host its ninth annual Pairings Party and Golf Classic Sunday and Monday, respectively. Proceeds from both events will go to the society, a nonprofit d...
September 03, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Updated: Fall Atlanta Home Show returns this weekend
(UPDATED WEDNESDAY AT 4:58 P.M. WITH CORRECTED INFORMATION ON TONYA WILLIAMS' BACKGROUND WITH HGTV) The 31st annual Fall Atlanta Home Show and new Outdoor Living Expo will take place Friday through...
September 03, 2014 10:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta organists guild celebrates 100 years
The Atlanta chapter of the American Guild of Organists is celebrating its 100th anniversary during its 2014-15 season, kicking it off with an organ concert Tuesday at The Cathedral of St. Philip in...
September 03, 2014 10:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Simon partners with Horatio Alger group for scholarships
The Newport Beach, Calif.-based Simon Foundations, which operate a local Simon Scholars program in Atlanta high schools, is partnering with the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans ...
August 28, 2014 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fall festivals abound in Atlanta
A bevy of fall festivals will take place in Atlanta, Brookhaven, Buckhead and Sandy Springs in the coming weeks and months. From celebrating food, music, art, film or just good, old-fashioned famil...
August 27, 2014 05:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Young twins’ business making national news
    by Savannah Borders
    northsideintern@mdjoline.com
    07.30.14 - 02:49 pm
  • ‘Bull Durham’ rehearsals begin
    by Staff Reports
    07.29.14 - 05:06 pm
  • Column: Backpack supplies needed for poor students
    by Sally F. White
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
    07.23.14 - 03:52 pm
  • Macy’s Shop For A Cause to benefit March of Dimes
    Macy’s and the March of Dimes invite customers to participate in its ninth annual national Shop For A Cause charity event Saturday. It is a unique, one-day-only shopping event created to support lo...
    August 21, 2014 11:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Column: Jeffrey Fashion Cares benefit celebrating 22 years
    The 22nd anniversary of the Jeffrey Fashion Cares extravaganza is set for Monday night. Dedicated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure Greater Atlanta and the Atlanta AIDS Fund, the 2014 runway presentat...
    August 20, 2014 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Center asks all to ‘Shake a Tale Feather with Mother Goose’
    Mother Goose is missing! Classic characters from everyone’s favorite nursery rhymes must band together to solve the crime in the Center for Puppetry Arts’ inventive production of “Shake a Tale Feat...
    August 20, 2014 03:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local comedy clubs thrive as city gains national attention
    Atlanta’s comedy star may be on the rise, based on the recent attention the city has received from the national comedy community. Aug. 10, Atlanta hosted a stop on the Oddball Comedy and Curiosity ...
    August 20, 2014 02:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    MODA celebrates 100 years of design
    In the Museum of Design Atlanta’s latest exhibition, time is of the essence. The Midtown venue’s “AIGA 100: A Century of Design” is a retrospective that appears to pay homage to that realm’s revere...
    August 20, 2014 12:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Summer Sizzle to raise money for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
    More than 400 guests will party for a cause at the fourth annual Summer Sizzle Aug. 22, which will benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Brookhaven resident Katie Bush, who co-chairs the fundra...
    August 14, 2014 11:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Celebrate end of summer with Piedmont Park Arts Festival
    This weekend, the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces will present the fifth annual Piedmont Park Arts Festival in Midtown. Unlike previous festivals, this year the foundation will host a VIP prev...
    August 13, 2014 01:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    ‘Blind Side’ star returns to host celebrity golf tourney, parties
    Quinton Aaron, who made Atlanta his home for the filming of the 2009 movie “The Blind Side,” will return this weekend for the inaugural Quinton Aaron Celebrity Golf Tournament at Bobby Jones Golf C...
    August 13, 2014 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    'Profiles of Poverty' exhibition hits home
    Invoking the old adage, ‘A picture is worth 1,000 words,’ the images captured in the “Profiles of Poverty” exhibition greeting visitors to Colony Square in Midtown speak volumes. The photography di...
    August 13, 2014 12:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Column: Atlanta Music Club hosting free musicale
    The Atlanta Music Club will introduce scholarship winner Megan Price Sunday at 2:45 p.m. at a free, open-to-the-public musicale at the Steinway Piano Galleries on North Point Parkway in Alpharetta....
    August 13, 2014 10:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    WSB-TV to broadcast high school theatre awards Saturday
    WSB-TV Channel 2 announced last month it will broadcast the 2014 Georgia High School Musical Theater Awards, The Shulers, Saturday from 8 to 10 pm. The awards are an anchor program of the ArtsBridg...
    August 13, 2014 10:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    New high school administrators take reins
    The new leaders at several area high schools are quick to name similar shortlists of core objectives for the upcoming school year and beyond. Terms like community, growth and collaboration came up ...
    August 07, 2014 11:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Column: Marsalis leads National Black Arts Festival concert
    by Sally F. White
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
    07.17.14 - 09:13 pm