Ga. Senate passes bill requiring insurance coverage for autism therapy
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Alliance brings story of love, family to stage
The Alliance Theatre opened its doors earlier this month to welcome the world premiere of its new musical, “Tuck Everlasting.” Running through Feb. 22, it is based on Natalie Babbitt’s best-selling...
January 28, 2015 06:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Center for Puppetry Arts to bring 'Rainforest Adventures' to life
The Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. in Midtown, will host “Rainforest Adventures” Thursday through March 15. Prepare for a wild adventure beneath the Brazilian tree tops courtesy of touca...
January 28, 2015 05:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bubbles and Bling to benefit breast cancer programs
Buckhead-based Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta will host Bubbles and Bling, a roaring 1920s-themed cocktail party, Friday at 7 p.m. at The Foundry at Puritan Mill, 916 Joseph E Lowery Blvd. in north...
January 28, 2015 05:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reception set Sunday for opening of Douglas exhibit at old courthouse gallery
A reception is set for Sunday, Feb. 1, from 2 to 4 p.m. to open the Paulding Fine Arts Association's exhibit of work by Debbie Douglas in its Courtroom Gallery Exhibit for the month of February. Th...
January 28, 2015 02:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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New cafe builds on downtown Dallas’ unique charms
For more than five years, Charlie’s Corner Café on the Courthouse Square in downtown Dallas was a gathering place in the community. According to owner Charlie Stevens, it was the city’s “in place” ...
January 28, 2015 09:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spotlight on Art in Buckhead to feature more than 350 artists
Art lovers and collectors will delight as Spotlight on Art returns to Trinity School in Buckhead for its 34th year Monday through Feb. 7. “It is one of the largest artists markets in the Southeast,...
January 28, 2015 08:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local group helping to protect honeybees
The ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle knew the importance of honeybees to human existence by including a reference to them in a book on animals, said the founder and president of the West Georgia...
January 27, 2015 02:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville Medical kicks of March of Dimes campaign
Cartersville Medical Center will host the 2015 Bartow County March of Dimes March for Babies campaign kickoff Feb. 12 from 5 until 7 p.m. in the hospital classrooms. The kickoff is a casual, inform...
January 27, 2015 01:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Amber
Amber is a real gem. This gentle, 1-year-old collie mix is sweet and has soulful eyes that will melt any heart. Amber is well-mannered and will crawl up and ask you to pet her with the gentlest nos...
January 27, 2015 12:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rose Lawn hosts May Market
May Market, a spring arts and crafts festival at Rose Lawn Museum, is blooming into a two-day event following a successful inaugural year. The market is set for May 2 and May 3. The day one of the ...
January 23, 2015 02:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglasville church hosts MLK Day observance
Golden United Methodist Church in Douglasville hosted its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance Monday.
January 22, 2015 10:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Jewish Film Festival promises a pop-culture blast
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is coming back full of surprises, bending the cultural boundaries of cinema and arts for a unique experience. Set for Jan. 28 through Feb. 18, the 15th annual event...
January 21, 2015 04:12 PM | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • LOCAL VOICES: Sledding the winter blues away
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    01.13.15 - 05:18 pm
  • Alliance Theatre brings 'Tuck Everlasting' to stage
    The Alliance Theatre opened its doors earlier this month to welcome the world premiere of its new musical, “Tuck Everlasting.” Opening today and running through Feb. 22, it is based on Natalie Babb...
    January 21, 2015 12:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Metro Atlanta barre studios offer alternative fitness options
    With New Year’s resolutions to satisfy, many are hitting the gym to shed a few pounds and get in better shape. Barre fitness studios in Buckhead, Sandy Springs and Vinings offer a unique way to acc...
    January 21, 2015 10:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding Fine Arts Association hosting artist, student exhibits
    Upcoming events by the Paulding Fine Arts Association and The Historic Courthouse Art Gallery and Studios include: - Paulding Enterprises Art Exhibit this month at the Historic Dallas Courthouse Ga...
    January 20, 2015 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding Chamber's 54th annual Celebration set for Thursday
    Motivational speaker and comedian Kenn Kington will be the keynote speaker as the Paulding Chamber of Commerce hosts its 54th annual celebration Thursday at the Douglasville Conference Center. The ...
    January 20, 2015 01:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Kickoff event for 2015 Paulding Relay for Life set for Saturday
    The kickoff event for the 2015 Relay for Life of Paulding County is set for Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Paulding County Senior Center at 54 Industrial Way North in Dallas. The kickoff open house is ...
    January 20, 2015 01:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Area performance troupe starts year with ‘Eclipsed’
    Those attending the upcoming performances of Community Alliance for Stage and Theatre’s “Eclipsed” may want to be prepared to bring magnifying glasses and look for clues. In this production, those ...
    January 20, 2015 01:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Adairsville physician pens children's book
    In the professional sense, a physician’s bedside manner is often a hallmark of the doctor-patient relationship. While Dr. Rich Donadio has had plenty of opportunities to work on his as a pain rehab...
    January 20, 2015 12:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Floyd
    Like most Falcons’ fans, and he is definitely a fan, Floyd is so ready for the good part to start. Floyd is ready to find his people, say sayonara to the shelter and take his freedom ride. He will ...
    January 20, 2015 10:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Heritage Sandy Springs hosting Wedding Expo
    Heritage Sandy Springs Friday announced it will present its free annual Wedding Expo Feb. 22 from 1 to 4 p.m. Designed as an intimate expo, the event will provide engaged couples the chance to cons...
    January 18, 2015 01:11 PM | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Arts center featuring photo exhibit on African-Americans at beginning of 20th century
    In celebration of Black History Month, the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County is partnering with the Auburn Avenue Research Library to present "Photography on the Color Line," a p...
    January 16, 2015 04:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Advocates for Children to host Polar Plunge Feb. 7
    Get ready to take the Polar Plunge to help children in need. Join Advocates for Children Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. at Dellinger Park in Cartersville to brave the chilly waters for a worthy cause. The Polar...
    January 15, 2015 06:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Heritage Sandy Springs announces Turtle Tours schedule
    Heritage Sandy Springs Tuesday announced its 2015 Turtle Tours schedule, an educational series for children 2 to 5 at the Heritage Sandy Springs Museum. Through stories, hands-on exhibits and craft...
    January 14, 2015 07:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Pace student wins national contest
    by Staff Reports
    01.07.15 - 07:37 am