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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 | 28 28 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 | 21 21 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 | 4 4 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 | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supreme Court decision sways Roswell’s sign rules
An ordinance about signs residents and businesses place around the city of Roswell is in limbo following a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. The court ruled local governments may not regulate sig...
July 01, 2015 12:10 PM | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supreme Court sways Roswell's sign rules
An ordinance about signs residents place around the city of Roswell is in limbo following a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. A Roswell resident who is selling his home expressed concerns about t...
June 30, 2015 04:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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30-day project shuts down part of Old Roswell Road
Roswell residents will have to use an alternate route while a large portion of Old Roswell Road will be closed to traffic for reconstruction from July 6 to Aug. 6. The month-long, full roadway clos...
June 30, 2015 02:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 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 | 50 50 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 | 5 5 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 | 64 64 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 | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • 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
  • Roswell police turn Bobbi Kristina investigation over to District attorney
    Police in Roswell say they've turned over their investigative file in the case of Bobbi Kristina Brown to the district attorney, who will determine whether any charges will be filed. Fulton County ...
    June 25, 2015 11:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 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 | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pat Houston: Bobbi Kristina's condition has deteriorated
    Bobbi Kristina Brown is being moved to hospice care after months in the hospital. In a statement, her aunt Pat Houston said Whitney Houston's daughter's "condition has continued to deteriorate" and...
    June 24, 2015 02:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 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 | 13 13 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 | 6 6 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 | 6 6 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 | 5 5 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 | 94 94 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 | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
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    State cracks down on 4th of July DUIs
    Gov. Nathan Deal is joining his Office of Highway Safety in a statewide DUI enforcement campaign that is warning Fourth of July revelers to “Drive sober or get pulled over.” Georgia’s annual mid-su...
    June 18, 2015 08:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
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    'Slowpoke law' awareness, citations for do not gain traction
    Law enforcement officials have not had problems with a law to force slow drivers to stay out of the far left passing lane. The city of Alpharetta has not issued citations since the law went into ef...
    June 17, 2015 07:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Rally Foundation bicyclists raise money, awareness
    Vanessa Whited of Milton and three other amateur cyclists gained inspiration from children fighting cancer to bike 46 miles per day for more than two weeks for Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer...
    June 17, 2015 05:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 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