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Community theater volunteers bring musical to life
Fairy tale fans and theater lovers can experience a musical retelling of the classic story “The Princess and the Pea” by attending the ACT1 Theater presentation of “Once Upon a Mattress." The produ...
July 22, 2015 02:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milton celebrates library grand opening
Residents of Milton finally have a library to call their own — a 25,000 square-foot facility that celebrates the city’s rich farming history. Fulton County Library system representatives, state off...
July 21, 2015 12:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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City council still considering Conservation Subdivision ordinance
Residents wanting to ensure responsible development while preserving the rural look and feel of Milton continue to fight for a better conservation subdivision plan. The original Conservation Subdiv...
July 21, 2015 12:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kroger to donate $60,000 in classroom supplies to teachers
Kroger’s Atlanta division is showing support for metro Atlanta educators by giving away classroom supplies valued at more than $60,000 July 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Teachers are invited to come an...
July 20, 2015 06:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roswell Arts Commission seeks local artists
Local artists and art supporters in the community can engage in Roswell’s annual celebration of National Arts and Humanities month in October through the new Roswell Arts Commission program, Art in...
July 15, 2015 12:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Neighborhood gym promotes fitness, extends hours
Early-rising and late-night fitness buffs can get their workout in at Just Fitness 4U at any time now that the Holcomb Bridge location is open 24 hours. The change took place during Memorial Day we...
July 09, 2015 01:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Ensemble Theatre revives John Denver musical production
Nature lovers and folk music aficionados alike can look forward to the limited summer revival of “Almost Heaven, John Denver’s America” by the Georgia Ensemble Theatre, north Fulton’s only professi...
July 09, 2015 01:03 PM | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bike Alpharetta hosts Tour de France viewing party
Bicycling enthusiasts and north Fulton residents looking for a family friendly summer activity can stop by Avalon to take part in a community viewing party of the Tour de France while helping to su...
July 09, 2015 01:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton County's shelter pets can gain independence for $17.76
Celebrate the Fourth, save money and save a life. LifeLine Animal Project, the nonprofit which recently pledged to have its county shelters reach no-kill levels by the end of 2016, invites resident...
July 02, 2015 03:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnson, McCleary, Price seek District 48 seat
After the May 1 death of state Rep. Harry Geisinger of Roswell, his vacant House seat has left candidates Jimmy Johnson, Dave McCleary and Betty Price vying for the post in the July 14 special elec...
July 01, 2015 03:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilbur & Rudy's Farmtable offers unique produce, coffee
Milton residents familiar with the old Buice’s General Store on the main corner of the Birmingham Crossroads may have noticed a transformation of the establishment since Ryan and Beth Bowersox took...
July 01, 2015 03:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milton Planning Commission to city: stay rural
Milton residents wanting to preserve the rural look and feel of the community while ensuring responsible development have voiced their concerns through letters and regular attendance of public inpu...
July 01, 2015 03:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • 'Slowpoke law' awareness, citations for do not gain traction
    by Erika Wells
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    06.17.15 - 07:29 pm
  • Rally Foundation bicyclists raise money, awareness
    by Erika Wells
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    06.17.15 - 05:58 pm
  • Beer tasting, road race combine for Alpharetta evening fundraiser
    by Erika Wells
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    06.10.15 - 04:20 pm
  • Alpharetta event offers ‘Survivor’ party, adventures
    by Erika Wells
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    06.10.15 - 03:54 pm
  • Ga. 400 bike ride raises road funds for junior cyclists
    Bicyclists will take over part of one of the area’s busiest roadways to spread safety awareness while raising funds for local groups during the seventh annual Ga. 400 Hospitality Highway Bike Ride ...
    July 01, 2015 11:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Officials: Cutting Atlanta commute times will be costly
    The sprawling Atlanta metro area's commuters navigate some of the longest trips to work in large U.S. cities. The average commute for metro Atlanta residents is 30 minutes, higher than the national...
    June 29, 2015 11:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
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    New laws go into effect this week
    July 1 brings the start of a new year for state government, and dozens of laws that go into effect for the first time. Lawmakers can specify when bills go into effect, either when signed by a gover...
    June 29, 2015 10:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Court in Atlanta begins marrying gay couples
    A court in Atlanta started marrying gay couples Friday after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Georgia's ban on same-sex marriage. Multiple gay couples received marriage licenses Friday morning, F...
    June 26, 2015 01:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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    North Fulton cities host Fourth of July events
    North Fulton residents and visitors will have a variety of options to celebrate Independence Day this year. Roswell’s historical Barrington Hall is throwing an inaugural Fourth of July community ce...
    June 26, 2015 01:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Lucky's Burger & Brew in Roswell hosts Parkinson’s fundraiser
    Lucky’s Burger and Brew will once again host a birthday party for its beloved golden retriever mascot and restaurant namesake this Saturday. The party for Lucky, who is turning 9, will also act as ...
    June 24, 2015 03:15 PM | 1 1 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Judge Brian Hansford reflects on first year
    In his short time on the bench as Roswell’s municipal court judge, Hansford has seen his ideas met with success, developed new goals and sought to change the perception of the overall court experie...
    June 24, 2015 01:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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    City reviews Vicker’s Village request
    Roswell residents and neighbors turned out to hear the outcome of Vicker’s Village, a proposed development at the corner of Canton Street and Woodstock Road. The city considered conditional use req...
    June 24, 2015 01:51 PM | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Special Equestrians of Georgia benefits special needs residents
    For years Special Equestrians of Georgia has focused on creating a supportive environment to help individuals facing physical, emotional, behavioral and developmental challenges gain independence, ...
    June 24, 2015 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pro-Am challenge benefits children’s hopsital, honors late couple
    The Legends Tour of the Ladies Professional Golf Association and college and amateur golfers will raise money for JCI Foundation while continuing the legacy of former Roswell residents. The foundat...
    June 24, 2015 09:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Alpharetta resident pleads guilty to charge over noose on Ole Miss statue
    A former student at the University of Mississippi pleaded guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor charge arising from a noose placed on a statue of civil rights activist James Meredith. At a brief court a...
    June 22, 2015 10:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Roswell, Milton remember Charleston shooting victims
    The cities of Roswell and Milton lowered all flags at City Hall and at all city facilities to half-staff Saturday in honor and remembrance of the victims killed during the shooting at a historic bl...
    June 19, 2015 05:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Fundraising event celebrates 175th anniversary of Bulloch Hall
    by Erika Wells
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    05.27.15 - 07:11 pm
  • Roswell program provides support for at-risk youth
    by James Swift
    nfulton@neighbornewspapers.com
    05.27.15 - 06:17 pm
  • Crowd flutters to Butterfly Festival in Roswell
    by Erika Wells
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    05.27.15 - 05:44 pm