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Column: Press club to hand out awards of excellence
The Atlanta Press Club is inviting the public to join it Monday at the Commerce Club on Peachtree Street downtown for the annual Awards of Excellence evening reception as it celebrates the best in ...
April 23, 2014 04:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs woman, son write children’s book
"A Bucket of Blessings, a children’s book written by Sandy Springs resident Surishtha Sehgal and her adult son Kabir, has lessons for both kids and adults, the co-authors said. The book, which will...
April 23, 2014 04:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Ford dealership donating to Child Advocacy Center for test drives
Hardy Family Ford is bringing Ford Motor Company’s Drive 4 UR Community program to the Paulding County community in an effort to raise up to $6,000 for the Paulding Child Advocacy Center, according...
April 23, 2014 04:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs to host Civil War exhibit
Heritage Sandy Springs announced Monday it will share the previously untold story of the Civil War in the city through the exhibit “The Civil War in Sandy Springs,” opening at the Heritage Sandy Sp...
April 23, 2014 04:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding student to have artwork displayed in U.S. Capitol
North Paulding High School senior Rebecca Selsor will see her artwork displayed in the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., after winning the annual 14th District Congressional Art Competitio...
April 23, 2014 03:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Odyssey Family Counseling Center celebrates 40 years
College Park-based Odyssey Family Counseling Center is celebrating 40 years of providing metro Atlanta residents with high-quality mental health services regardless of financial status. The organiz...
April 23, 2014 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volunteer for a Better Sandy Springs Day set
For those working on the front lines, Volunteer for a Better Sandy Springs Day is a testament to those who don’t mind getting their hands dirty for the preservation and uplift of community. Billed ...
April 23, 2014 12:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Decatur parenting coach appears on ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’
Susan Eppley said when she began her career as a parenting coach, she never imagined she would one day wind up on the set of “Real Housewives of Atlanta.” Eppley, 45, was asked to help set up one o...
April 23, 2014 09:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marcus Jewish center to host Holocaust remembrance
On Sunday, from 4 to 5 p.m., the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta will invite the entire community to come together and remember the victims of the Holocaust with a special program commemo...
April 23, 2014 09:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs to host wedding event
Heritage Sandy Springs last week announced it will host Rings by the Springs, an all-day series of mini-weddings May 30, where up to eight couples may enjoy a garden ceremony without the stress of ...
April 22, 2014 10:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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WellStar stabilized health care in Paulding community
Paulding’s medical facilities suffered growing pains for years before the company which became WellStar bought the facility. Two longtime Paulding medical professionals recently recalled some of th...
April 17, 2014 09:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Symphony Orchestra announces 2014-15 season
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in Midtown today announced its 2014-15 season, the orchestra’s 70th. The 24-week subscription season will feature world-class music of past centuries while paving the...
April 16, 2014 01:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Column: Brookhaven Police golf fundraiser rescheduled
    by Sally F. White
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
    04.07.14 - 02:20 pm
  • Column: Event to benefit Quality Care for Children
    A Latin-themed El Dia de Los Niños cocktail benefit April 24 will celebrate and support Quality Care for Children at Ventanas’ indoor-outdoor rooftop space on Baker Street overlooking Centennial Ol...
    April 16, 2014 12:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Swan Coach House Gallery celebrating 30 years
    The Swan Coach House Gallery was created out of necessity. In the early 1980s, the Forward Arts Foundation, the group that built and maintains the Buckhead gallery, was using an old house on the Hi...
    April 16, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hilty headlining A Tony Evening
    Because the original scheduled performer, Rita Wilson, cannot attend the event due to a family obligation, actress/singer Megan Hilty will perform at the Alliance Theatre’s sixth annual A Tony Even...
    April 15, 2014 05:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Scottdale comedy troupe to perform show
    For DeKalb County residents who are looking to have fun, laugh and change up their typical weekend entertainment, Sketchworks Comedy Troupe presents its newest show, “Fetch-a-Sketch.” The show, whi...
    April 15, 2014 03:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fashion forecast predicts mod, retro looks
    Tanger Outlets Locust Grove is celebrating spring fashion now through Saturday. Shoppers can visit the TangerSTYLE shop to receive a 20 percent-off savings coupon sheet or download it on web-enable...
    April 15, 2014 03:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Lovett Celebrates Earth Day early
    Earth Day festivities begin early at Lovett this year. Monday, Peter Byck, Lovett’s first Sustainability Scholar-in-Residence, arrived on campus. He spoke at an up-per school assembly and visited u...
    April 15, 2014 12:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Women’s Foundation hosting fundraiser
    The Atlanta Women’s Foundation last week announced Bloomingdale’s at Lenox Square in Buckhead will host an evening of shopping and personal styling Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. Atlanta style experts wi...
    April 15, 2014 10:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Eggstravaganza Easter egg hunt rescheduled to Friday
    The Eggstravaganza Easter egg hunt at Boundary Water Park, which was canceled last Sunday due to inclement weather, has been rescheduled to Friday. The Douglas County Parks and Recreation Departmen...
    April 10, 2014 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Douglas County adds twist to Easter egg hunts
    Leave it to Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department to give its residents a new twist on an old tradition -- the Easter egg hunt. This Saturday at 1 p.m. and again at 2:15, Boundary Waters P...
    April 10, 2014 11:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Group hopes bowling fundraisers bring awareness of sleep apnea danger
    Area resident Ann Croft said she remembers what would be the final words of her husband before he died in July 2002 of respiratory and heart problems caused, in great part, by sleep apnea, she said...
    April 10, 2014 11:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sandy Springs Artsapalooza expected to draw 25,000
    Sandy Springs Artsapalooza is returning this weekend and is bigger and better than ever, one of the organizers said. Randall Fox, co-founder and development director of the Midtown-based Atlanta Fo...
    April 09, 2014 02:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Column: Sheep to Shawl returns to Atlanta History Center
    The Atlanta History Center on West Paces Ferry Road in Buckhead welcomes spring Saturday with the annual Sheep to Shawl event offering a full day of engaging family activities at the Smith Family F...
    April 09, 2014 02:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Hiram resident honored as Woman of the Year by YWCA
    by Rachel Gray
    paulding@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.01.14 - 03:21 pm
  • Holocaust survivor’s story comes to life at Marcus Jewish center
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.01.14 - 01:17 pm
  • Column: Wings of Mercy Ball to benefit healthcare nonprofit
    by Sally F. White
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
    03.26.14 - 12:19 pm