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Real Atlanta Housewife booked, released
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta steppers conference, gala in south Fulton
Good Deeds International LLC presents Celebrating Our Heritage in commemoration of Black History Month at the Heritage Ball & Steppers Conference Thursday through Sunday at the Georgia Internationa...
February 13, 2014 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Cyclorama commemorates Battle of Atlanta
The Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum, 800 Cherokee Ave. in Grant Park, will present film screenings, art exhibits, lectures, dance, theatrical productions and a festival in honor of the 150th...
January 14, 2014 12:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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2013 newsmaker of the year: William "Bill" Edwards
As the start of a new year begins, the Neighbor highlights a person who shone in the spotlight of coverage throughout our 2013 publication year. The newsmaker for south Fulton is District 7 Commiss...
December 31, 2013 02:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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1st Find at the Farm bringing top antiques to metro Atlanta
The Antique & Design Center in High Point, N.C., is taking its large-scale show concept to metro Atlanta. The inaugural 1st Find at the Farm, a smaller market similar to the ones the center started...
December 30, 2013 09:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs native, husband win national art contest
Sandy Springs native Whitney Stansell and her husband Micah, a College Park native and Woodward graduate, earlier this month won Herradura Tequila’s national competition to find the most artistic a...
December 24, 2013 12:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tooth Fairy is walk in the park over Elf on the Shelf
Carly Kerby, a mom of four girls, doesn’t have the greatest track record as the Tooth Fairy, but it was another family tradition that nearly did her in: The Elf on the Shelf. In case you’ve been hi...
December 23, 2013 02:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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SpiriTed Christmas coming to College Park
“We need a good Christmas this year.” This has become the rallying cry for Jonathan Richard Cring, author and columnist at www.jonathots.com, for a program he is offering during this festive holida...
December 03, 2013 04:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maguire releases CD inspired by C.S. Lewis book
Neighbor columnist Mark Wallace Maguire recently released an album, “In green seas, under copper skies: Music inspired by C.S. Lewis’ ‘Perelandra.’” The project was written, performed and produced ...
November 06, 2013 02:26 PM | 1 1 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Visitors enjoy revamped Palmetto Train Depot
The historic Palmetto Train Depot, 549 Main St., got a $1.2 million facelift nearly 100 years after it was built. The Neighbor recently checked in on the landmark’s first year with its new roof, pe...
November 05, 2013 06:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teen victims of online bullying reaching out
Sarah Ball was a 15-year-old high school sophomore at Hernando High School in Brooksville, Fla., when a friend posted on Facebook: “I hate Sarah Ball, and I don’t care who knows.” Then there was th...
October 30, 2013 10:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Use newspaper to create Halloween decorations
What’s black and white and orange all over? Creative Halloween decorations made out of newspaper. Black and white newsprint is a perfect starting point for spooky crafts. A lightweight foam wreath ...
October 25, 2013 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Fulton celebrities in film premiering Thursday in Snellville
South Fulton residents and religious leaders Cameron “Camy” Arnett and his wife B.J. Arnett are featured in “Stand Your Ground: A Cry for Justice,” premiering Thursday at the Carmike Cinema in Snel...
October 16, 2013 12:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Hapeville organization makes community first priority
    by Nneka M. Okona
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    08.02.12 - 03:03 pm
  • Local franchise celebrate victory
    by Nneka M. Okona
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    07.24.12 - 04:29 pm
  • Fairburn resident wins 'Cupcake Wars'
    by Nneka M. Okona
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    07.18.12 - 01:26 pm
  • Art circle closes doors
    by Nneka M. Okona
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    07.10.12 - 01:28 pm
  • South Fulton home to barbecue hot spots
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.10.12 - 01:26 pm
  • East Point market provides fresh food
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.02.12 - 02:18 pm
  • Bedford School continues to serve children of the community
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.02.12 - 02:07 pm
  • Downtown Fairburn rising from the ashes of 2010 fire
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.25.12 - 03:16 pm
  • Hapeville plans superhero night
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.19.12 - 02:33 pm
  • Preserve fall produce, College Park farmers say.
    For local gardeners, chances are the excessive rain this summer produced plentiful batches of big produce, leaving many green thumbs to wonder, “What do I do with all of these fruits and vegetables...
    October 02, 2013 11:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Tri-Cities grad's art inspired by Trayvon Martin
    Puzzle pieces, candy, rope and rice; for recent Tri-Cities High School graduate and East Point resident Barry Duperon, these items are media for artwork that has garnered him accolades, awards and ...
    August 21, 2013 01:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Free jazz concert in Atlanta on Saturday
    The re-scheduled, free Neighborhood Jazz Concert at John A. White Park takes place Saturday from 3 to 9 p.m. at John A. White Park, 1053 Cascade Circle SW, Atlanta, sponsored by Atlanta City Counci...
    June 07, 2013 01:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Henry's Midtown Tavern opens Saturday; benefit for AIDS
    On June 8 from 8 to 11 p.m. at 132 10th Street in Midtown, Henry's will hold a benefit for AIDS research. After a thorough springtime renovation of a well-situated location, Henry’s Midtown Tavern ...
    June 05, 2013 03:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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    East Point senior center plans music, auction, exhibit
    The HJC Bowden Senior Center, as a part of Older Americans Month, began this month to plan an Evening of the Arts event. Besides an exhibit of featured art created by seniors at the center, a silen...
    May 22, 2013 11:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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    LifeLine Animal Services a refuge for South Fulton animals
    LifeLine Animal Project, a nonprofit organization geared towards ending euthanasia of healthy dogs in animal shelters in Atlanta, has had their work cut out for them during the holiday season. Alth...
    January 03, 2013 01:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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    East Point preps for fall celebration
    Along with cooler temperatures and pumpkin-flavored foods and drinks subtly popping up everywhere, there is another indicator that autumn is indeed on its way — Destination East Point. The event is...
    September 18, 2012 10:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Ballethnic fall season amps up
    East Point’s Ballethnic Dance Company Inc. has a full calendar for the upcoming months. The fall season, themed Back to Creativity, will feature a fall festival, as a prelude, as well as “Urban Nut...
    September 18, 2012 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fairburn Fall Festival set for Oct. 6
    The city of Fairburn will host its third annual fall festival on Oct. 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the downtown area. Festival festivities will concentrate off West Broad Street at the intersection ...
    September 18, 2012 09:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local band unveils new music in N.Y.; Georgia film premieres
    Mark Wallace Maguire and The Dawntreaders unveiled their first music for film in the North American debut of “Tears of Bankers” Tuesday in New York as part of the annual New Filmmakers Series. The ...
    September 05, 2012 10:30 AM | 2 2 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hapeville church building flock, growing strong
    When Pastor Ray Waters decided to move his church from Stockbridge to Hapeville, it was a leap of faith. The Village Church, a interdenominational church, took about 50 members from its former Jode...
    August 21, 2012 09:56 AM | 3 3 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Citizen Police Academy graduates thank officers withcookout
    A group of Union City Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy graduates have taken it upon themselves to give back to the police department, having learned all about what its officers do every d...
    August 21, 2012 09:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Organization in south Fulton a refuge for teens
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.19.12 - 02:28 pm
  • Vacation Bible School activities abound in south Fulton
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.13.12 - 01:24 pm
  • 'Sizzing' series on the horizon in Union City
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.13.12 - 01:16 pm
  • Vintage clothes for rich and poor
    by Nneka Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.06.12 - 11:51 am
  • Back Alley Market sets June 8 through 9 grand opening
    by Bill Baldowsk
    bbaldowski@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.01.12 - 10:46 am
  • CCIP, The Beach ready for record-breaking summer
    by Bill Baldowski
    bbaldowski@neighbornewspapers.com
    05.24.12 - 05:21 pm
  • Sandy Creek’s high achievers prepare for the future
    by Nneka M. Okona
    nokona@neighbornewspapers.com
    05.09.12 - 01:32 pm
  • Son of Clayton official makes it big as actor
    by Bill Baldowski
    bbaldowski@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.19.12 - 03:49 pm
  • Warm weather prompts early strawberry season
    by Mary Hood
    mhood@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.19.12 - 01:30 pm