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WILDE women honored for leadership
Women In Leadership Development & Empowerment Inc. hosted its annual WILDE Leadership and Service Awards gala in Atlanta last week. The event, held at Future Vision in Atlantic Station, honored six...
October 30, 2014 01:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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High Museum unveils two new exhibitions
The High Museum of Art’s recently unveiled exhibitions offer much in the way of illustrating twin touchstones of art history. “Cézanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from the Pearlman...
October 30, 2014 01:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Temple Sinai to host two events
Temple Sinai, 5645 Dupree Drive in Sandy Springs, will host two free public events in November. First, the temple’s art show and sale is set for Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in its social hall. Sec...
October 30, 2014 10:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Camp Kudzu Benefit Luncheon to aid kids with Type 1 diabetes
Eloise Lamons said she clearly remembers the first day her daughter Paige went to Camp Kudzu, a camp for children with Type 1 diabetes, and how different she was when she returned. “I saw how my da...
October 29, 2014 06:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chastain Park Arts Festival may draw 40,000 to Buckhead
As executive director of the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces, Patrick Dennis has helped organize 10 events this year. But the sixth annual fall Chastain Park Arts Festival, set for Saturday an...
October 29, 2014 06:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Paws for Cocktails loaded with TV, radio celebrities
The Paws for Cocktails party for Furkids Nov. 6 at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History on Clifton Road in DeKalb County promises to be a rocking time with a host lineup of TV and radio celebriti...
October 29, 2014 05:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Komen Greater Atlanta aids those with breast cancer
Editor’s note: As October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, wraps up, the Neighbor interviewed representatives of two local organizations about the disease. Click here for the article on Tur...
October 29, 2014 05:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Steel Magnolias’ showing at Alliance Theatre through Nov. 9
The Alliance Theatre, 1280 Peachtree St. in Midtown, will host performances of “Steel Magnolias” today through Nov. 9. The play was written by Robert Hurling, premiered in 1987 and is based on his ...
October 28, 2014 05:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Van Michael Salon celebrates 30th anniversary
Countless hairstyles and fashion trends have come and gone since Van Michael Salon opened the doors of its first location in Buckhead three decades ago. Although the ensuing years have given rise t...
October 23, 2014 02:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Phantom of the Opera' invades Fox Theatre
Crafting and executing a new take on one of the preeminent musicals in Broadway history is every bit as daunting as it sounds — but just as rewarding. At least that is what the insiders are saying ...
October 23, 2014 02:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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NAMI Walk raises awareness, support for mental illnesses
The Georgia chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness will host its 10th annual Atlanta fundraising walk Nov. 1 at Piedmont Park, adding a new 5K race component to the event this year. “[T...
October 22, 2014 12:07 PM | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Fix Ga. Pets invites all to have Cocktails for Canines
Fix Georgia Pets invites animal lovers to gather Tuesday for the Cocktails for Canines evening as pet lover Tony Conway hosts a cocktail benefit to recruit financial support at his event space, The...
October 22, 2014 12:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta offers Halloween safety tips
With Halloween only nine days away, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta recently released some Halloween safety tips: o Avoid costumes with excessive flowing fabric, such as capes or sleeves. Loose cl...
October 22, 2014 12:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Luncheon to honor local fundraising stars
The greater Atlanta chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will honor two longtime Atlanta leaders at its 32nd annual celebration of National Philanthropy Day and luncheon Tuesday ...
October 22, 2014 12:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cirque du Soleil's 'Amaluna' continuing run at Atlantic Station
If nothing else, “Amaluna” promises spectacle and splendor to which Cirque du Soleil’s patrons have become accustomed. One of the Montreal-based theatrical entertainment company’s latest entries in...
October 16, 2014 11:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Early reservations requested for Santa at Rhodes Hall
The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation is taking early reservations for Santa at Rhodes Hall, set for Dec. 6, 7, 11 through 14, 19 and 20 at the historic building on Peachtree Street in Midtow...
October 15, 2014 01:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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WILDE gala returns
Women In Leadership Development & Empowerment, Inc. is set to host its annual WILDE Leadership and Service Awards gala Saturday. The fundraiser and awards ceremony, held at Future Visions near Atla...
October 09, 2014 12:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Churchill paintings on display at Millennium Gate
It’s not every day that the private life of one of history’s noble giants is on display for all to see — unless, of course, you live here. Such is the case — albeit through Feb. 1 — with “The Art o...
October 08, 2014 03:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fundraiser aids land conservation efforts
The Trust for Public Land, a national land conservation organization with its Georgia office located in Midtown, will host its sixth annual Celebration of Land fundraiser Oct. 19 to support its con...
October 08, 2014 02:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Georgia Music Hall of Fame Awards Show Saturday
An illustrious lineup of celebrated music VIPs and luminaries will be honored at the Georgia Music Hall of Fame Awards Show Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Georgia World Congress Center’s Georgia Ballroo...
October 08, 2014 01:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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West Midtown gala to benefit Georgia Center for Child Advocacy
About 400 to 450 guests are expected to gather at The Foundry at Puritan Mill in west Midtown Oct. 17 to party for a purpose.  The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy, based in southeast Atlanta, wil...
October 08, 2014 01:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘The Headless Horseman’ rides into Atlanta
The Center for Puppetry Arts in Midtown will host performances of “The Headless Horseman of Silly Hollow” by Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers of Bar Harbor, Maine, Oct. 28 through Nov. 9. An audience f...
October 08, 2014 01:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Light The Night Walk set for Saturday
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Georgia chapter will host the 16th annual Atlanta Light The Night Walk Saturday at 5 p.m. at Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta. The walk encourages teams...
October 08, 2014 01:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Springs man's book to aid teens
Dr. Harvey “Chip” Cole’s successful foray into the literary realm should perhaps come as no surprise given the prolific career he has also authored. Nationally renowned in his field, the Sandy Spri...
October 02, 2014 12:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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