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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. ...
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Pike Nurseries to host Happy Flower Hours event Friday
To help customers celebrate the start of the spring season, Pike Nurseries is hosting its free fifth annual Happy Flower Hours event Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Guests can enjoy complimentary wine and ...
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Pound the Pavement for Peter to benefit disabled, ill children
Residents impacted by a boy who died just weeks before his fourth birthday will participate in a fun run in his honor this weekend. The sixth annual Pound the Pavement for Peter, a 5K fun run, will...
March 25, 2015 09:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Songs For Kids Foundation event to host fundraiser
With its inaugural Food & Music Festival, the Songs for Kids Foundation is bringing its message to the masses. Founded in 2007, the Midtown-based nonprofit has musicians, including famous ones, per...
March 25, 2015 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Center for Puppetry Arts' ‘Stellaluna’ tells baby bat story
The Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. in Midtown, will host “Stellaluna” by the Tears of Joy Theatre of Portland, Ore., today through April 4. The story of a baby fruit bat that falls into ...
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Day1 honors community leaders
The Day1 ministry Tuesday held its annual benefit banquet at a private club in Atlanta. For the seventh year the event honored leaders in metro Atlanta who are well known for their commitment to th...
March 20, 2015 06:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Center to celebrate World Day of Puppetry
The Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. in Midtown, will celebrate World Day of Puppetry Saturday with free activities from noon to 3 p.m. Ticketed items include performances of “The Joshua S...
March 20, 2015 04:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: 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 20, 2015 01:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marist, Pace place high at state literary meet
Two local schools placed in the top four at the Georgia High School Association’s Literary Meet March 14 at Veterans High in Kathleen. In Class AAAA, Marist finished second with 17.5 points behind ...
March 19, 2015 09:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Springtime in the City to benefit unique Buckhead school
The Peachtree Presbyterian Preschool in Buckhead, which partners with the Marietta-based Adaptive Learning Center in a program to pair disabled children with able-bodied kids in classes, will host ...
March 18, 2015 09:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candlelight Ball to support Autism Foundation of Georgia
The Autism Foundation of Georgia will host its 30th annual Candlelight Ball Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton in Buckhead. Symbolically lighting the way for individuals with autism, the gala i...
March 18, 2015 09:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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AARP providing free tax filing service
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Tax Aide Foundation provides free preparation and e-filing of federal and state returns at more than 50 sites in metro Atlanta. Volunteers have be...
March 18, 2015 08:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • IHOP hosting National Pancake Day
    by Staff Reports
    03.03.15 - 12:58 pm
  • Fox Theatre brings 'Wicked' to stage
    by Margot Carvallo
    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
    02.18.15 - 06:04 pm
  • Spring Atlanta Home Show starts Friday
    The Spring Atlanta Home Show, Georgia’s largest home show, will return to the Cobb Galleria Centre in southeast Cobb County Friday through Sunday. The annual event will bring together over 350 expe...
    March 17, 2015 04:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fragile Kids Foundation to host fundraiser Friday
    The Fragile Kids Foundation will host its largest annual fundraiser, One Night of Southern Hospitality, Friday at 7:30 p.m. at The Estate (formerly Anthony’s Fine Dining) on Piedmont Road in Buckhe...
    March 16, 2015 05:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Website ranks Atlanta sixth for finding love on St. Patrick's Day
    OnMutualTerms.com , a Las Vegas-based dating website, Monday announced it recently internally polled its members to find out where the top cities in the country were for those looking for love on S...
    March 16, 2015 02:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Joseph Califano to give book talk, signing
    The World Affairs Council will host a public talk and book signing by Joseph Califano Tuesday from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. in The Carter Library Auditorium, 441 Freedom Pkwy. Califano’s book, “The Triump...
    March 13, 2015 07:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Horizon Theatre announces 2015 season lineup
    The Horizon Theatre, 1083 Austin Ave. in Atlanta’s Little Five Points, last week announced the lineup for its 2015 season, its 31st overall: o “Grand Concourse” by Heidi Schreck: Startling, compass...
    March 12, 2015 07:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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    High Museum of Art celebrates Coke’s symbol
    The Coca-Cola glass bottle is turning 100 this year, and the downtown Atlanta-based Coca-Cola Co. and the High Museum of Art in Midtown have come together to celebrate the anniversary with a unique...
    March 11, 2015 03:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Forward Arts Foundation celebrating 50th anniversary
    When the High Museum of Art in Midtown decided in 1962 to expand and build the Atlanta Memorial Arts Center to honor the 106 arts patrons who died in a plane crash in Orly, France, plans included t...
    March 11, 2015 09:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local activities abound to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day
    Residents of Atlanta, Brookhaven, Sandy Springs and Vinings will have several opportunities to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the next week. With the holiday falling on a Tuesday this year, plenty ...
    March 11, 2015 09:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Jewish Music Festival to celebrate cultural heritage
    The sixth Atlanta Jewish Music Festival, the only annual celebration of Jewish music in the South, will take place Thursday through March 23 at several venues in metro Atlanta. The event will featu...
    March 11, 2015 09:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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    American Craft Council's Atlanta show to include 240 artists
    As an artist who has had his work exhibited at the American Craft Council Show in Atlanta since 1994, Alan Vaughn is one of the veterans of the event, which turns 26 this week. Returning this year ...
    March 11, 2015 08:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hunger Walk/Run to benefit Atlanta food bank, other nonprofits
    The northwest Atlanta-based Atlanta Community Food Bank will host its 31st annual Hunger Walk/Run Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Turner Field’s green lot in downtown Atlanta. At noon onsite registratio...
    March 11, 2015 08:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Alliance Theatre hosts ‘James and the Giant Peach’
    The Alliance Theatre, 1280 Peachtree St. in Midtown, will present “James and the Giant Peach,” based on the book by Roald Dahl, Saturday through March 29 as part of its Alliance Family Series. The ...
    March 11, 2015 08:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Couples share secrets to long-lasting marriages
    by Margot Carvallo
    mcarvallo@neighbornewspapers.com
    02.11.15 - 04:39 pm