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Ovarian Cycle in southest Cobb to raise money for cancer
They may not be going anywhere physically, but dozens of stationary bike riders will gather at the Midtown Athletic Club at Windy Hill in southeast Cobb County March 7 to push toward the goal of a ...
February 25, 2015 10:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amuse'um fundraiser benefits Children’s Museum of Atlanta
The young at heart will gather at the Children’s Museum of Atlanta Saturday for its annual adults-only Amuse’um fundraiser, which supports its educational programs and community outreach efforts.  ...
February 25, 2015 10:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs’ new festival to spin yarns
Heritage Sandy Springs, a nonprofit dedicated to preserving history in the community, will present Stories by the Springs, its inaugural storytelling festival, April 16 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. The even...
February 24, 2015 05:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding church hopes annual Wild Game Dinner creates new followers
Officials with Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Hiram said they believe if a man can have a closer relationship with Jesus Christ, he can persuade his family to do likewise. This is the underlying ...
February 24, 2015 01:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Femur
Nothing intimidates or scares Femur. To Femur, life is one big adventure meant to be lived large. This guy likes everybody — big kids, small kids, other dogs. He loves anything athletic: walking, r...
February 24, 2015 08:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oglethorpe partners with leading arts organizations in Atlanta
Oglethorpe University has partnered with three leading Atlanta arts organizations — the Tony award-winning Alliance Theatre, the Horizon Theatre Co. and Capitol City Opera Company — to present perf...
February 20, 2015 02:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Cheaper by the Dozen' set for six performances beginning Feb. 27
The classic play “Cheaper by The Dozen” will be in performance beginning Feb. 27 and run Feb. 28, March 1, 6, 7 and 8 at Dallas Theater. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7 p.m., and Sunday p...
February 19, 2015 01:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Decatur Arts Alliance hosts social media inspired exhibition
A Decatur artist is exploring relationships with and through social media in her new exhibition, “16 Likes, 3 Comments: Paintings by Leah Owenby,” on display now at the Decatur Arts Alliance office...
February 18, 2015 11:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Garden at Buckhead high-rise benefits neighbors
It all started with a conversation about former gardens. Nancy Haselden, a resident at Cathedral Towers in Buckhead, said she remembers chatting with fellow residents in the laundry room a couple y...
February 18, 2015 11:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Tucker
LifeLine Animal Project presents the DeKalb County Animal Services pet of the week — Tucker. This 3-year-old bulldog mix has a goofy personality. Tucker’s favorite thing to do is play with toys. Fr...
February 18, 2015 11:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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SteerSmart nonprofit to host BBQ and Blue Jeans Bash
SteerSmart, an Atlanta-based nonprofit educating young drivers, passengers and their parents on the prevention of life-changing and fatal car crashes, will host the BBQ and Blue Jeans Bash Sunday a...
February 18, 2015 10:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local architectural group giving Shutze Awards
The Southeast chapter of the Institute of Classical Art & Architecture, a national nonprofit dedicated to advancing the classical tradition in architecture, urbanism and the allied arts, will host ...
February 18, 2015 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Paulding mother of food allergy sufferer promotes awareness
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    02.03.15 - 03:04 pm
  • Alliance brings story of love, family to stage
    by Margot Carvallo
    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
    01.28.15 - 06:01 pm
  • Puppetry center hosts ‘Anne Frank: Within and Without’
    Honoring one girl’s empowering and courageous tale of inner strength and vitality during the Holocaust, the Center for Puppetry Arts in Midtown will presents its adaptation, “Anne Frank: Within and...
    February 18, 2015 10:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Art Papers to host Art Auction this weekend
    Art Papers, an Atlanta-based arts nonprofit covering contemporary art and culture, will host its 16th annual Art Auction this weekend at BoBo Intriguing Objects, 1235 Chattahoochee Ave. in west Mid...
    February 18, 2015 10:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sandy Springs native wins Grammy Award
    Sandy Springs native Kabir Sehgal has been quite busy lately. In May the New York investment banker and his mother, Sandy Springs resident Sue Sehgal, published “Bucket of Blessings,” a children’s ...
    February 18, 2015 10:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Museum of Design Atlanta hosting Legos and Local Beer
    The Museum of Design Atlanta, 1315 Peachtree St. in Midtown, will host Legos and Local Beer Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. Sip a locally crafted beer while you help the museum build a Lego tower or crea...
    February 18, 2015 09:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding sheriff thanks GreyStone Power Foundation for contributions
    Paulding County Sheriff Gary Gulledge recently presented the GreyStone Power Foundation Inc. board with a plaque to thank them for supporting the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office Cops for Kids Chri...
    February 17, 2015 03:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    ENCHANTED EVENING: Fairy Princess Ball called family bonding experience
    She is a year older now and knows so much more than before. When Douglasville resident Brandon Rice took his then-2-year-old daughter, Lorin, to the Douglas County Recreation Department’s Fairy Pri...
    February 11, 2015 03:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Gigi's Cupcakes' Buckhead store on ‘Undercover Boss’
    When CBS’ “Undercover Boss” airs Friday at 8 p.m., one local business will be highlighted. Though Gigi’s Cupcakes is based in Brentwood, Tenn., a Nashville suburb, its Buckhead location is one of f...
    February 11, 2015 12:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Ballet to host 'Romeo et Juliette'
    Looking for a romantic evening of dance ahead of Valentine’s Day? Atlanta Ballet’s production of “Roméo et Juliette” is back for a second year at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in southeast...
    February 11, 2015 11:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fernbank Museum's new 'Power of Poison' exhibit opens
    Poison apples, lethal insects and more are explored in the Fernbank Museum of Natural History’s newest exhibit — The Power of Poison. The exhibit runs through May 3 and inside, visitors will encoun...
    February 10, 2015 10:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Broadway in Atlanta announces 2015-16 lineup
    The Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta series Wednesday announced its lineup for the 2015-16 season, its 35th overall, at the Fox Theatre in Midtown. The lineup will feature the Atlanta debuts of...
    February 08, 2015 01:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Auctioned Muppet memorabilia to benefit local center
    Items to be auctioned have been donated from Steve Whitmire’s private collection of Jim Henson-related memorabilia gathered throughout more than 37 years as a core performer in nearly every Muppet ...
    February 04, 2015 05:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Glavine's Spring Training benefit includes athletes, patients
    Nearly a quarter of a century ago, Tom Glavine’s Spring Training started as a small fundraiser for the Sandy Springs-based Georgia Transplant Foundation. In its first year it raised only $17,000 bu...
    February 04, 2015 11:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Atlanta Jewish Film Festival promises a pop-culture blast
    by Margot Carvallo
    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
    01.21.15 - 04:12 pm
  • Alliance Theatre brings 'Tuck Everlasting' to stage
    by Margot Carvallo
    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
    01.21.15 - 12:26 pm