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Local markets are back with fruits, veggies, more
It is that time of the year again, when eating fruits and vegetables gets easier thanks to the local farmers markets opening in Brookhaven, Buckhead and Sandy Springs. Last Saturday the Peachtree R...
April 17, 2015 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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SweetWater 420 Festival starts Friday
Happy Ending Productions LLC and SweetWater Brewing Co. will host the 11th annual SweetWater 420 Festival Friday through Sunday at Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta. General admission and...
April 16, 2015 11:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs to host wedding event
Heritage Sandy Springs Thursday announced it will host Rings by the Springs, an all-day series of mini-weddings June 26, when up to eight couples may enjoy a garden ceremony without the stress of p...
April 16, 2015 01:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Botanical Garden to host Garden Envy auction
The Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave. in Midtown, will hold Garden Envy, an auction of rare plants and garden treasures, Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The event raises funds for the garden’s Jits...
April 15, 2015 02:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nature Conservancy to host Earth Day-themed benefit
Celebrating its 21st year in 2015, The Hoochie is back to serve as a fun way to honor the environment. Benefitting the Nature Conservancy in Georgia, the downtown Atlanta-based chapter of the Arlin...
April 15, 2015 02:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jewish women’s group to host Bargainata fundraiser
The Atlanta section of the nonprofit National Council of Jewish Women is hosting its Spring Bargainata Sale April 24 and 26 at the Hilderbrand Court shopping center, 6125 Roswell Road in Sandy Spri...
April 15, 2015 01:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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'India's Daughter' to be screened at Oglethorpe University
Neha Negandhi, Raksha and Vibha Atlanta will co-host a screening of the documentary “India’s Daughter” at Oglethorpe University in Brookhaven April 24 at 6 p.m. Special guest Leslee Udwin, the movi...
April 15, 2015 01:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broadway's Levy to headline Alliance Theatre's A Tony Evening
The Alliance Theatre in Midtown Wednesday announced Broadway star Caissie Levy will headline the entertainment portion of its seventh annual A Tony Evening, set for May 16 at the Grand Hyatt Atlant...
April 14, 2015 02:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trunk show to benefit college fund
Four graduates of Hollins University in Roanoke, Va., will host an Elizabeth Joyce Monograms trunk show/shop and share Friday and Saturday at Porter Hutto’s home at 3855 Club Drive in Brookhaven. T...
April 14, 2015 01:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Center for Puppetry Arts announces 2015-16 season lineup
As it undergoes an expansion and renovation project, the Center for Puppetry Arts in Midtown Tuesday announced its 2015-16 performance season. The 16-show lineup features a new center-produced show...
April 14, 2015 11:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Humane Society hosting Tables for Tails
The Atlanta Humane Society Friday announced it will host its annual Tables for Tails fundraiser this Thursday. On that day, 23 metro Atlanta restaurants will participate in the event in which 20 pe...
April 13, 2015 03:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Comedians to perform at The Improv
Comedians Jim Gossett and Chris Kauffman will perform at The Improv Atlanta, 56 E. Andrews Drive in Buckhead, April 19 at 8 p.m. Gossett has been described as: a mimic, an impersonator, a comedic v...
April 12, 2015 04:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Column: Steep Canyon Rangers wow them in west Midtown
    Two years after seeing the Steep Canyon Rangers perform with Steve Martin at the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Symphony Gala, I was lucky enough to watch them again Friday night at Terminal West in ...
    April 12, 2015 11:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Young Explorers learn police work
    The Sandy Springs Police Department has a youth program called Police Explorers to teach all things police to residents 14 and older. The program was originally created by the Boy Scouts in partner...
    April 09, 2015 02:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Be The Match to host fundraising walk/run
    The Be The Match Atlanta Walk+Run will come to the city April 25, taking over the Atlantic Station’s Central Park. Bone marrow donors and transplant patients will unite efforts on the day to demons...
    April 09, 2015 02:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Vinings native pens second novel, 'The Bullet'
    Vinings native Mary Louise Kelly got the inspiration for her second novel, “The Bullet,” in one of the most unlikely places. “In October 2012, I was at a baseball game, a Little League baseball gam...
    April 08, 2015 03:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Center for Puppetry Arts to spin tall tales
    Grab your Stetson and saddle up for a historical hoedown like you’ve never seen before. Featuring twangy tunes, tall tales and glory stories of American heroes, “Paul Bunyan and the Tall Tale Medic...
    April 08, 2015 03:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Dogwood Festival kicks off Friday
    On the heels of its most successful year ever, the 79th annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival will take place Friday through Sunday at Piedmont Park in Midtown. The event will welcome more than 260 fine ...
    April 08, 2015 03:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Shuler Hensley Awards' nominees announced
    ArtsBridge Foundation, the arts education outreach arm of the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in southeast Cobb County, earlier this month announced the nominees for the 2015 Georgia High School...
    April 08, 2015 02:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Friend of the Fox program revamped
    The Fox Theatre Tuesday announced its revamped Friend of the Fox program, which gives people the opportunity to support the arts in Atlanta and in communities throughout Georgia. Inspired by the de...
    April 01, 2015 05:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Steep Canyon Rangers to perform in west Midtown
    The Steep Canyon Rangers, a bluegrass band that has performed with Steve Martin and Edie Brickel and played with Martin for President Barack Obama at the White House in July 2013, will perform in A...
    April 01, 2015 03:49 PM | 1 1 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Woman seeking local host families for French students
    An east Cobb County woman is seeking host families in north metro Atlanta, including this area, for French exchange students coming to the city July 7 through 27. Linda Farmer, a retired English an...
    April 01, 2015 03:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pet of the Week: Winnie
    LifeLine Animal Project presents Winnie, the DeKalb County Animal Services pet of the week. If you are looking for a sweet and friendly girl, this 2-year-old is sure to fit the bill. Winnie has a l...
    March 31, 2015 09:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Australian Meg Mac to perform at Atlanta's Masquerade
    Australian breakout artist Meg Mac, who performed at SXSW in Austin, Texas, March 18 through 21, recently announced her first U.S. tour. She and the band Clean Bandit will perform Monday at 8 p.m. ...
    March 25, 2015 05:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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