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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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Bunnen reflects on photography career, new exhibits
Starting Friday, patrons of Mason Murer Fine Art in south Buckhead will be able to enjoy a glimpse into the life of Buckhead photographer Lucinda Bunnen, 84, as the gallery debuts “Lucinda’s World,...
September 25, 2014 10:37 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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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 FRIDAY AT 12:29 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 s...
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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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 | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Local comedy clubs thrive as city gains national attention
    by Savannah Borders
    northsideintern@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.20.14 - 02:26 pm
  • Celebrate end of summer with Piedmont Park Arts Festival
    by Savannah Borders
    northsideintern@mdjoline.com
    08.13.14 - 01:19 pm
  • ‘Blind Side’ star returns to host celebrity golf tourney, parties
    by Savannah Borders
    northsideintern@mdjoline.com
    08.13.14 - 01:15 pm
  • Column: Atlanta Music Club hosting free musicale
    by Sally F. White
    Columnist
    08.13.14 - 10:33 am
  • 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 | 3 3 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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    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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 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 | 3 3 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 | 4 4 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 | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    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 | 4 4 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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  • 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