Brookhaven to participate in mediation with suspended city manager
Jan 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brookhaven student doodles for Google
A local seventh grade student in Brookhaven has been chosen to represent Georgia in a nationwide competition to have an original logo displayed for a day on Google’s homepage. Marist School student...
February 05, 2016 05:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local couples celebrate long, happy marriages
To celebrate the most romantic day of the year, the Neighbor Newspapers interviewed couples that have been married for at least 40 years to learn about their keys to a blissful marriage and their s...
February 05, 2016 12:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Botanical garden's 'Orchid Daze' fills winter with flowers
The Atlanta Botanical Garden in Midtown will open its doors to the “Orchid Daze” exhibition to lighten up the winter season Saturday through April 10. The exhibition was created so “people can ente...
February 05, 2016 12:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Valentine's Day 2016: things to do around DeKalb
From dancing to dinner to tying the knot, here are just a few ideas on ways to spend Valentine’s Day this year. Brookhaven is set to host its second annual “Daddy Daughter Dance” on Saturday, Feb. ...
February 05, 2016 11:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Georgia Goodwill provides help for jobseekers
The Goodwill on Alpharetta Highway in Roswell is stocked with everything imaginable — clothes, furniture, DVDs and all manner of knick-knacks and home wares. As customers made their selections on a...
February 04, 2016 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton, DeKalb county animal shelters offer $14 adoptions in February
The nonprofit LifeLIne Animal Project invites you to Find The One for only $14 during February. It’s almost Valentine’s Day. Feeling lonely? Find true love at one of LifeLine Animal Project’s shelt...
February 03, 2016 05:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brookhaven boy to perform in musical on Broadway
Eight-year-old Marco Schittone is busy preparing his suitcases to relocate from his home in Brookhaven to Broadway where he will debut on the world-famous stage. The stage musical Tuck Everlasting ...
January 29, 2016 10:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead residents co-write Theatrical Outfit's 'Moxie'
Buckhead playwrights Lane Carlock and Brian Kurlander have created a story worthy of the Alliance Theatre’s inaugural Reiser Atlanta Artist Lab and the Inverness Prize for Playwriting. Opening Jan....
January 28, 2016 07:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local food companies help residents eat better
There are at least two Buckhead-based companies providing fresh-boxed groceries service for residents to learn better eating habits and even maybe cook at home. The Good Box Habit, owned by Rahul S...
January 28, 2016 07:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stellar Student: Riverwood
Natalie Peek is one of those students that enters a room to give her best and share her good energy with everyone around. The junior at Riverwood International Charter School in Sandy Springs is th...
January 28, 2016 07:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Catching up with a woman and her dog
In 2004, The DeKalb Neighbor told the story of Lauri Hunter, her service dog Jake and their struggle to stay together in their home. Now, with Jake nearly ready to retire from service, we caught up...
January 28, 2016 08:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bloomingdale’s to host Fix Georgia Pets fundraiser
In celebration of Valentine’s Day, the Bloomingdale’s location at Lenox Square mall in Buckhead will host an event called Puppy Love. It’s a benefit for Fix Georgia Pets Feb. 9. Guests are invited ...
January 22, 2016 03:35 PM | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Beauty and The Beast' hits Fox Theatre stage again
The “Beauty and the Beast” Disney classic brings its music again to the Fox Theatre in Midtown as a part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta 2015-16 season Tuesday through Feb. 7. “It is a ...
January 22, 2016 10:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Center for Puppetry Arts' 'SPACE!' combines aliens, music
Discover an intergalactic voyage of exploration in the rock ‘n’ rolling hit “SPACE!” at the Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. in Midtown, Thursday through March 10. An out-of-this-world adv...
January 22, 2016 02:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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An ogre named Shrek comes to the Dunwoody stage
Jerry’s Habima Theater in Dunwoody is set to bring fairy tales to life with “Shrek the Musical, JR.” as part of its 23rd season sharing Broadway shows with the Atlanta community. The theater, locat...
January 21, 2016 11:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Brookhaven business takes doughnuts to the next level
A local husband-and-wife duo are putting a fresh glaze on the traditional doughnut shop with their just-opened Brookhaven cafe, serving up coffee, specialty doughnuts and bacon. Bon Glaze, nestled ...
January 20, 2016 12:18 PM | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Komen's Bubbles & Bling benefits cancer research
The third annual Bubbles & Bling “party with a purpose” will benefit the Dallas-based Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation’s greater Atlanta affiliate Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. at The Foundry at Puritan ...
January 17, 2016 08:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area's animal assisted therapy program leading the nation
A unique animal assisted therapy program through Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has grown since its inception in 2009 into the largest such program in the country. Canines For Kids currently has ...
January 14, 2016 01:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jazz event uniting Atlanta through music
A jazz event on Jan. 21 benefiting the annual Atlanta Music Festival will continue a tradition of bringing people of all kinds together through music. Jack Sawyer, event co-chair along with Bill To...
January 14, 2016 01:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family coffee business moves into Brookhaven
“Stories start here” is the slogan of family owned and operated Copper Coin Coffee and they are hoping to help tell even more stories with the opening of their third location in Brookhaven. The new...
January 14, 2016 09:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Award-winning play heads to Decatur
A Tony award-winning play that finds comedy through examining human nature in its rawest form is headed to Decatur starting Jan. 22. “God of Carnage,” written by Yasmina Reza, tells the story of tw...
January 12, 2016 11:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York style deli in DeKalb grows in the new year
A restaurant bringing the classic New York style deli tradition to DeKalb is entering its third year in business and the team behind it is working to expand with a brand new concept. The General Mu...
January 07, 2016 10:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swan Coach House Gallery to present integrated exhibition
The Swan Coach House Gallery in Buckhead will be hosting the “Print or Projection” exhibition from Jan. 14 through Feb 19. “I wanted to create experiential work next to printed photography,” said K...
January 06, 2016 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local boy hopes to become Hollywood star
Buckhead resident Owen Vaccaro is making his mark in the big screen by starring with A-listers like Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Julia Roberts and Jennifer Aniston. “I like to pretend that I am som...
January 06, 2016 03:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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