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Milton Police investigating traffic crash fatality
The Milton Police Department is investigating a traffic fatality, which occurred April 29 on Freemanville Road near Dartmouth Road. As a result of injuries sustained in this crash, 42-year-old Jaso...
May 04, 2015 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton parents unite against standardized testing
Crabapple Crossing Elementary mom Sheila Souza is one of many local parents concerned about the impact of standardized testing on students. “My daughter is in the third grade and the way she talks ...
May 01, 2015 06:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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State Rep. Harry Geisinger dies at 81
District 48 State Rep. Harry Geisinger, R-Roswell, has died at the age of 81. He was first elected to the Georgia House of Representatives in 1969, where he served for six years. After an unsuccess...
May 01, 2015 04:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman fatally shot in back of Atlanta police car identified
Authorities on Friday released the name of a woman who was fatally shot when officers say she fired at them from the back of a patrol car in downtown Atlanta. The Fulton County medical examiner's o...
April 30, 2015 05:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alpharetta residents say they were misled by housing developers
Alpharetta residents must wait another week for the city to decide on a rezoning request some feared will displace members of the community near Kimball Bridge Road. The proposed land use change fr...
April 30, 2015 03:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Movement to opt out of Common Core tests growing
Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic performance. This “opt-out” movement re...
April 30, 2015 03:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taste of Alpharetta offers full plate of food, music, family fun
Foodies can savor the experience of the 25th annual Taste of Alpharetta in Historic Downtown from 5 to 10 p.m. May 7 while giving back to members of the armed forces who have sacrificed for the cou...
April 30, 2015 03:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rusty's Bakery creates natural, decorative doggy delights in Roswell
Rusty’s Bakery is celebrating its first anniversary of serving all-natural, handcrafted treats for four-legged friends in its stand-alone store in Roswell. The treats are popular with pet lovers wh...
April 30, 2015 03:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police investigating Roswell High shooting threats
Officials are investigating threats of a Roswell High School shooting made on social media. According to Fulton County Schools spokeswoman Samantha Evans, students reported seeing ominous online me...
April 29, 2015 02:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gov. Deal signs autism insurance bill for kids
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed into law a House-Senate bill that includes an insurance coverage requirement for autism known as Ava's Law in honor of Ava Bullard of Lyons, a 10-year-old with the disor...
April 29, 2015 01:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rep. Tom Price advocates health care reform
When it comes to incentivizing health care innovations, the chairman of the House Budget Committee said Washington is coming up short. “Is government requiring the measurement of the kinds of thing...
April 29, 2015 10:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Executives discuss future of health care at Alpharetta event
From micro-movement sensors to community-based integrated services, local health care executives said the future of medicine is already observable in metro Atlanta. Representatives from four organi...
April 29, 2015 10:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Roswell High School senior killed in weekend wreck
    by James Swift
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    04.22.15 - 09:14 am
  • Roswell Cycling Festival wraps up Sunday
    by James Swift
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    04.22.15 - 09:01 am
  • Roswell establishes golf cart permit fee
    by James Swift
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    04.22.15 - 08:56 am
  • Sen. Brandon Beach rallies for north Fulton MARTA expansion
    by James Swift
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    04.22.15 - 06:19 am
  • Wigwam Wellness Festival comes to Roswell
    by James Swift
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    04.17.15 - 10:03 am
  • Decision on Roswell's Unified Development Code delayed
    by James Swift
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    04.15.15 - 02:15 pm
  • Stage set for Milton's Earth Day Festival
    by Erika Wells
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    04.15.15 - 01:37 pm
  • Alpharetta hosts Arts Streetfest this weekend
    by Erika Wells
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    04.15.15 - 12:30 pm
  • Urban Escape Games brings unique experience to Alpharetta
    by James Swift
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    04.15.15 - 10:12 am
  • Teen Victim Impact Program promotes young driver safety
    by James Swift
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    04.15.15 - 09:59 am
  • Without tax credit, slower north Fulton electric car sales expected
    A bill expected to be signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal shortly has some north Fulton electric vehicle dealers and proponents worried. House Bill 170, also known as the Transportation Act of ...
    April 29, 2015 10:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Roswell adds new electric vehicle charging stations
    Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt and Tesla Model S owners living and working in Roswell now have several new spots to juice up their cars. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at Roswell City Hall last Thursd...
    April 29, 2015 09:57 AM | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Real estate CEO has plans for Roswell computer museum
    As CEO of Mimms Enterprises, Roswellian Lonnie Mimms is one of the biggest names in Georgia retail real estate. Shopping center development, however, is not his only passion – he is also an avid co...
    April 29, 2015 09:53 AM | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Vintage Computer Festival comes to Roswell
    With more than 900 technology companies dotting its Golden Corridor, north Fulton is often regarded as a hotbed for digital innovation. This weekend, a two-day event in Roswell will pay homage to t...
    April 29, 2015 09:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sixth annual Drake Walk returns to Roswell
    Hundreds are expected to descend upon downtown Roswell this weekend for a fundraiser benefiting local single mothers and their families. The sixth annual Drake Walk kicks off at Roswell United Meth...
    April 29, 2015 09:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    City of Roswell proposes $119 million budget
    The preliminary 2016 fiscal year budget does not call for an increased property tax rate in Roswell. As has been the case since 2009, the city’s millage rate remains locked at 5.455. For the upcomi...
    April 29, 2015 09:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Roswell skincare studio helps collect food for homeless dogs
    In keeping with a commitment to always be kind to animals, Anti-Aging Skin Studio by Renata in Roswell is collecting donations of wet and dry dog and cat food for the Humane Society of Forsyth Coun...
    April 22, 2015 04:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Habitat for Humanity ReStore offers good buys for good cause in Roswell
    Shoppers can get deals on household goods while helping the Habitat ReStore in the Roswell Shopping Center provide shelter and a better quality of life for those in need. The store, which opened Ap...
    April 22, 2015 03:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Draft contract in the works for Alpharetta conference center
    The city is still ironing out details of a development agreement for a public-private partnership that will bring a multi-million dollar hotel conference center to Alpharetta. A drafted agreement b...
    April 22, 2015 03:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Home By Dark concert series features storytelling under the stars in Alpharetta
    A Milton-based performer invites music lovers to experience songs and a scenic backdrop. Home By Dark, a concert in the round event hosted and produced by musician James Casto, features singers on ...
    April 22, 2015 02:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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    New Avalon GM: ‘We will own this market’
    Recently, Matt Simon traded in his Manhattan Beach, Calif., home for an apartment above J. Crew Avalon. The 39-year-old transplant, however, is not just a new tenant — he is the development’s new v...
    April 22, 2015 09:28 AM | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Roswell pool facility behind schedule, cost overruns expected
    Officials said the new therapeutic pool facility at the Roswell Adult Recreation Center, originally set for a late summer opening, may not be ready until mid-November. “The therapeutic pool project...
    April 22, 2015 09:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Roswell council OKs on-street parking changes
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.15.15 - 09:45 am
  • Annual Golden Games return to north Fulton
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.15.15 - 09:40 am
  • Quick Six Enduro to benefit Big Creek Park
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.15.15 - 09:20 am
  • Mugs on Milton to add Crabapple location
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.10.15 - 03:02 pm
  • Roswell events to raise money for The Cottage School
    by Erika Wells
    ewells@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.10.15 - 02:50 pm
  • Fulton County DA: heroin problem at ‘outrageous level’
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.08.15 - 10:20 am
  • Despite affluence, student poverty an issue in Roswell
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.08.15 - 10:14 am