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Pet of the Week: Jeffers
Meet Jeffers, a big, adorable boy who has a big personality to match his size. Jeffers is a good natured, 2-year-old mastiff mix. He has a cute under bite and is a silly, goofy guy who loves to sho...
September 16, 2014 12:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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DeKalb’s LifeLine Animal Project shares tips for emergency pet safety
September is National Preparedness Month and DeKalb County’s LifeLine Animal Project and DeKalb County Animal Services want residents to know some of the best ways to keep pets safe during an emerg...
September 16, 2014 12:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oglethorpe Museum exhibits ‘Stealing Base: Cuba at Bat’
Oglethorpe Museum of Art’s newest exhibition pairs Cuban-born artists with the political and cultural experiences of baseball. “Stealing Base: Cuba at Bat” merges the cultural phenomenon of basebal...
September 16, 2014 10:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holy Innocents’ teacher pens textbook
Having already introduced countless students to the language, local French teacher Joanne Thomas has added a tangible new wrinkle to her classroom repertoire. Over the summer the middle school inst...
September 12, 2014 08:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Neighbor Newspapers columnist releases new album
Neighbor Newspapers columnist Mark Wallace Maguire recently released an album with his new project, “Red Clay Country.” The music is a compendium of Southern Americana music including folk, blues, ...
September 11, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Flea Market to benefit Forward Arts Foundation
Once again, fashion gurus, interior designers, collectors and bargain hunters will converge on the parking deck of the Atlanta History Center on West Paces Ferry Road in Buckhead Sept. 18 through 2...
September 10, 2014 12:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta’s Best Cellars Dinner to aid cancer research locally
Atlanta’s Best Cellars Dinner will take place Saturday at 6 p.m. at the InterContinental Hotel in Buckhead. The event benefits the T.J. Martell Foundation, the nonprofit championed by the music and...
September 10, 2014 12:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alliance Theatre brings ‘Bull Durham’ to stage
In the years since the 1988 film “Bull Durham” was released, writer and director Ron Shelton has had multiple offers to adapt it into a Broadway musical. “There had been discussion over the years f...
September 03, 2014 11:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Events to celebrate Battle of Jonesboro’s anniversary
Atlanta and its environs are commemorating the sesquicentennial anniversary of the local battles of the Civil War this year with reenactment pageantry, lectures and recognition of historic building...
September 03, 2014 11:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Updated: Fall Atlanta Home Show returns this weekend
(UPDATED WEDNESDAY AT 4:58 P.M. WITH CORRECTED INFORMATION ON TONYA WILLIAMS' BACKGROUND WITH HGTV) The 31st annual Fall Atlanta Home Show and new Outdoor Living Expo will take place Friday through...
September 03, 2014 10:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week: Roman
The pet of the week is an adorable boy who is perfect for anyone looking for love. Meet Roman, a happy, cuddly ball of cuteness who falls in love with everyone he meets. Roman is a 1-year-old colli...
September 02, 2014 11:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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ART Station hosts special exhibit, paint day
Stone Mountain Village’s ART Station, housed in the old trolley station at 5384 Manor Drive, will host two events to celebrate a historic style of painting. Plein air painting is described by co-fo...
September 02, 2014 10:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Pets of the Week: Lily & Daisy
    by Staff Reports
    08.12.14 - 01:30 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Wilson
    by Staff Reports
    08.06.14 - 02:29 pm
  • Young twins’ business making national news
    by Savannah Borders
    northsideintern@mdjoline.com
    07.30.14 - 02:49 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Priscilla
    by Staff Reports
    07.30.14 - 10:38 am
  • ‘Bull Durham’ rehearsals begin
    by Staff Reports
    07.29.14 - 05:06 pm
  • Simon partners with Horatio Alger group for scholarships
    The Newport Beach, Calif.-based Simon Foundations, which operate a local Simon Scholars program in Atlanta high schools, is partnering with the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans ...
    August 28, 2014 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Levi
    Meet Levi, a calm and sweet boy who is 2 years old and loves children. Levi is a handsome boy who has almond-shaped eyes and short brown fur. He is a quiet guy who is shy at first, but warms up qui...
    August 26, 2014 10:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Brookhaven resident overcomes eating disorder to become personal trainer
    Brookhaven resident Kim Schaper’s journey to becoming a fitness trainer did not take a conventional route. Schaper was highly-involved in sports her entire life, she said, but around age 19, she be...
    August 26, 2014 09:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Macy’s Shop For A Cause to benefit March of Dimes
    Macy’s and the March of Dimes invite customers to participate in its ninth annual national Shop For A Cause charity event Saturday. It is a unique, one-day-only shopping event created to support lo...
    August 21, 2014 11:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Column: Jeffrey Fashion Cares benefit celebrating 22 years
    The 22nd anniversary of the Jeffrey Fashion Cares extravaganza is set for Monday night. Dedicated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure Greater Atlanta and the Atlanta AIDS Fund, the 2014 runway presentat...
    August 20, 2014 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Center asks all to ‘Shake a Tale Feather with Mother Goose’
    Mother Goose is missing! Classic characters from everyone’s favorite nursery rhymes must band together to solve the crime in the Center for Puppetry Arts’ inventive production of “Shake a Tale Feat...
    August 20, 2014 03:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local comedy clubs thrive as city gains national attention
    Atlanta’s comedy star may be on the rise, based on the recent attention the city has received from the national comedy community. Aug. 10, Atlanta hosted a stop on the Oddball Comedy and Curiosity ...
    August 20, 2014 02:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Sugar
    The pet of the week is Sugar, an 8-month-old girl who is as sweet as her name. Sugar is part comedian — she seems to act goofy on purpose, just to make anyone laugh. She is also very affectionate a...
    August 19, 2014 11:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Bakery sweetens downtown Tucker
    After working in the corporate world for many years, Denise Dayoub finally fed her entrepreneurial spirit and opened Sweet Dee’s Bakeshop a little more than two years ago. The bakery is in the hear...
    August 19, 2014 11:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Summer Sizzle to raise money for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
    More than 400 guests will party for a cause at the fourth annual Summer Sizzle Aug. 22, which will benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Brookhaven resident Katie Bush, who co-chairs the fundra...
    August 14, 2014 11:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Celebrate end of summer with Piedmont Park Arts Festival
    This weekend, the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces will present the fifth annual Piedmont Park Arts Festival in Midtown. Unlike previous festivals, this year the foundation will host a VIP prev...
    August 13, 2014 01:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    ‘Blind Side’ star returns to host celebrity golf tourney, parties
    Quinton Aaron, who made Atlanta his home for the filming of the 2009 movie “The Blind Side,” will return this weekend for the inaugural Quinton Aaron Celebrity Golf Tournament at Bobby Jones Golf C...
    August 13, 2014 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Pet of the Week: Faya
    by Staff Reports
    07.24.14 - 01:21 pm
  • Column: Backpack supplies needed for poor students
    by Sally F. White
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
    07.23.14 - 03:52 pm
  • Column: Marsalis leads National Black Arts Festival concert
    by Sally F. White
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
    07.17.14 - 09:13 pm