Alpharetta fundraiser paints town green for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
by James Swift
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February 25, 2015 09:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The annual ShamRockin’ for a Cure festival has been a springtime rite in north Fulton for seven years. The event began in 2009, when Jon and Pam Baker of Roswell teamed up with Chris and Mary Guiney of Alpharetta to hold a St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. “It has grown crazy since then,” Pam Baker said. “Every single year, we just stand there in amazement … it’s so many people who are so passionate about finding a cure.” Two of the Bakers’ children, G...
Attackers in Bangladesh hack to death Alpharetta blogger
A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked to death as he walked through Bangladesh's capital with his wife, police said Friday. The atta...
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Black ice possible Thursday morning
Forecasters are warning of potential for black ice throughout north Georgia overnight into Thursday morning. Temperatures are expected to drop to the low 30s and high 20s overnight. The National We...
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Habitat for Humanity seeks donations for new Roswell home improvement store
An all-new Habitat ReStore is set to open in Roswell next month. Prior to the grand opening, the Habitat for Humanity affiliate is asking the community to donate the following items and goods: Home...
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Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
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