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‘90 Minutes in Heaven’ filmed in Buckhead
‘90 Minutes in Heaven,’ a movie based on the 2004 book of the same name, has been filming in metro Atlanta in recent weeks. Tuesday it was filmed at Trinity Presbyterian Church on Howell Mill Road ...
March 05, 2015 04:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Foster Care Support Foundation to host gala
The Foster Care Support Foundation is hosting a game-themed event for its 11th annual All Kids Count Gala Saturday night at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Buckhead. The foundation, based in Roswell, is e...
March 04, 2015 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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White Coat Grady Gala to recognize Atlanta physicians
Three talented doctors and one community organization will be honored for their service in metro Atlanta March 14 at the White Coat Grady Gala. “I think it’s important to show the community the ama...
March 04, 2015 02:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Breman Jewish Heritage Museum to host Holocaust talk
The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum in Midtown will present Bearing Witness, a series of talks where Atlanta Holocaust survivors or close family members recall personal experiences. Sunday at...
March 04, 2015 01:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs native publishes book on money
Nearly eight years ago, as the nation was about to plummet into the Great Recession, Kabir Sehgal discovered people’s obsession with money. The end result for the Sandy Springs native now living in...
March 04, 2015 01:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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IHOP hosting National Pancake Day
IHOP kicked off National Pancake Day Tuesday morning with an event at its Chamblee location. Tuesday at IHOP locations nationwide, the restaurant will serve customers a free short stack of pancakes...
March 03, 2015 12:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage Sandy Springs announces Concerts by Springs lineup
Heritage Sandy Springs, a nonprofit dedicated to preserving history in the community, Monday announced the lineup for its 19th season of the Concerts by the Springs series. Held one Sunday evening ...
March 03, 2015 11:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charity helps teens in abusive relationships
One local man has started a charity to honor his daughter, who was killed by her ex-boyfriend. In 2006 Brookhaven resident Andrew Crecente started The Jennifer Ann Crecente Memorial Group Inc. to h...
February 25, 2015 12:55 PM | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 8 8 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 | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fox Theatre brings friendship story to stage
The Fox Theatre opens its doors tonight to welcome “Wicked” as a part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta’s 2014-15 series. Playing through March 8, “Wicked” is based on Gregory Maguire’s b...
February 18, 2015 06:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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 | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Epilepsy Foundation party raises funds, awareness
    by Margot Carvallo
    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
    02.04.15 - 04:49 pm
  • Alliance brings story of love, family to stage
    by Margot Carvallo
    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
    01.28.15 - 06:01 pm
  • 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
  • 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 | 17 17 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 | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    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 | 16 16 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 | 16 16 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 | 16 16 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 | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Couples share secrets to long-lasting marriages
    To celebrate Valentine’s Day this Saturday, the Neighbor Newspapers interviewed couples from the area that have been married more than 60 years. The three women and their veteran military husbands ...
    February 11, 2015 04:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cedar Club to raise funds for children’s hospital
    The Atlanta-based Cedar Club Foundation and the Cedar Club of Atlanta will host their third annual Magic Carpet Ride Gala Sunday at the Westin Buckhead Atlanta hotel. The gala, hosted by WXIA-TV’s ...
    February 11, 2015 04:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 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 | 25 25 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 | 24 24 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 | 28 28 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 | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Pace student wins national contest
    by Staff Reports
    01.07.15 - 07:37 am