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Police: Missing child found
The Sandy Springs Police Department Friday night announced an 11-year-old child who was missing has been found. Democardo Stanley of Sandy Springs was reported missing Friday after he went to schoo...
March 28, 2015 01:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Glenridge Hall to be demolished by owner
It’s official. Glenridge Hall, the 84-year-old, 15,000-square-foot Tudor mansion in Sandy Springs, will be torn down. Calling the decision “an emotional thing,” Mike Rabalais, director of the Glenr...
March 26, 2015 05:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System's new hours start April 1
The Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System has new hours in effect at each of its locations as of Wednesday, April 1. In January, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners unanimously passed the 2015 ...
March 26, 2015 04:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lucky You event in Stockbridge a success
From M4 Graphics in Stockbridge: "The first Creating A Lucky You Community Event was a great success March 14. Guests got a chance to experience live music, snacks, vision boards, and vendors! We h...
March 26, 2015 03:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport job fair Monday
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will hold a job fair Monday, March 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Georgia International Convention Center, 2000 Convention Center Concourse, Colleg...
March 26, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Modifications considered for Pharr-Peachtree project
Changes to improve traffic in the Pharr Road-Peachtree Road corridor project could in the future include bike lanes on areas where narrow lanes do not help vehicular flow and resurfacing and restri...
March 26, 2015 01:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry commissioners reject 40 percent building permit increase
Business owners renovating their property and developers working on constructing new buildings in Henry County will not have to pay higher building permit fees in the foreseeable future. At a Henry...
March 26, 2015 11:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Norfolk Southern expands 'Railroad University' in McDonough
More conductors, engineers and other Norfolk Southern Corp. employees will be able to train quicker and more efficiently thanks to a newly opened building expansion at the training center campus, 1...
March 26, 2015 11:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Numbers down but unemployment up in Henry County; state rate falls
Henry County’s labor force decreased by about 2,000 residents in January, from about 105,500 in December to about 103,600, not from relocation but from an annual recount by the U.S. Department of L...
March 26, 2015 11:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Discover DeKalb launches new dining website
Discover DeKalb announces the launch of Off The Eatin’ Path’s own website — www.OffTheEatinPath.com. Starting as casual sales meetings over lunch with the department’s staff, a full-on blog was for...
March 26, 2015 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas County unemployment dips to 6.7 percent
Douglas County’s unemployment rate dipped slightly between January and February as 271 more county residents found work between the two months, state labor officials said. The county’s unemployment...
March 26, 2015 10:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding unemployment down to 5.5 percent
Paulding County’s unemployment rate dipped slightly between January and February as 270 more county residents found work between the two months and employers laid off fewer workers, state labor off...
March 26, 2015 10:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Public to help decide Roswell City Green pathways
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    03.25.15 - 11:44 am
  • Roswell selects alignment for Mansell Road connector
    by James Swift
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    03.25.15 - 11:35 am
  • Humble Pie Pizza Co. aspires to be Alpharetta's ‘community pizzeria’
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    03.25.15 - 11:14 am
  • Founder of Roswell's Cottage School to retire
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    03.25.15 - 10:57 am
  • Salaries discussed at Fulton Schools community meeting
    by James Swift
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    03.25.15 - 10:51 am
  • Roswell council approves pilot public art project
    by James Swift
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    03.25.15 - 10:46 am
  • Easter activities planned throughout north Fulton
    by James Swift
    jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
    03.25.15 - 10:32 am
  • Milton greenway connection plans unveiled
    by James Swift
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    03.25.15 - 10:20 am
  • AAA study finds 6 of 10 teens in car crashes distracted
    The most comprehensive research ever conducted into crash videos of teen drivers has found significant evidence distracted driving is likely much more serious a problem than previously known, accor...
    March 26, 2015 10:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta ranks third in EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities list
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Wednesday released its seventh annual list of the top 25 U.S. metropolitan areas with the most Energy Star-certified buildings in 2014 and the city of...
    March 25, 2015 06:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Historic preservation group seeks to save Glenridge Hall
    The leader of the Georgia Trust for Historic Restoration said he is hoping Glenridge Hall will be included in one company’s plans to develop the property that includes the 15,000-square-foot Tudor ...
    March 25, 2015 05:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Corneal transplant recipient lives fully
    Gov. Nathan Deal declared March as Eye Donor Month in Georgia, with corneal transplants as one of the most common transplants with the least invasive procedure and no waiting list. Mari Fridenmaker...
    March 25, 2015 04:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Lake Forrest Drive townhouses green-lit
    The planned townhouse development on Lake Forrest Drive in Sandy Springs has received the green light. At its meeting Tuesday night at City Hall, the Sandy Springs City Council voted 6-0 to approve...
    March 25, 2015 04:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Road to drunk
    Police reports of note from the Sandy Springs Police Department March 7 through 13. - Provided by Capt. Steve Rose. Editor’s note: The Atlanta Police Department did not submit reports in time to me...
    March 25, 2015 04:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Arts council seeking Taste of Douglasville participants
    The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville and Douglas County is seeking restaurants interested in a chance to put samples of their food in front of thousands to call the arts council for an applica...
    March 25, 2015 03:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Superintendent proposes adaptable school expenditures
    Fulton County Schools Superintendent Robert Avossa has presented an adaptable expenditure budget to be managed by each school in the district according to its necessities. “Parents always ask me ab...
    March 25, 2015 03:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Henry County burglars caught in Cobb County
    Lt. Joey Smith of the Henry County Police Department issued this statement Monday: On Friday, March 13, in the early morning hours, a burglary was committed at the Highway 81 Pawn, located at 1650 ...
    March 25, 2015 03:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Girls on FIRE mentoring group to host first pageant Thursday
    The Girls on FIRE -- Fierce, Intelligent, Rare and Enthusiastic -- mentoring group presents the inaugural Miss Diamonds and Pearls Pageant at Camp Creek Middle School, 4345 Welcome All Road, Colleg...
    March 25, 2015 03:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding sheriff asking public's help in locating suspect in 2014 murder
    The Paulding County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in finding a suspect in the February 2014 murder of a 20-year-old man in his home. Crime Stoppers Atlanta is offering up to $...
    March 25, 2015 03:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Secretary of state's corporate registration ends April 1
    Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp Wednesday announced he is reminding officers and registered agents of corporate entities registered in Georgia the annual registration renewal period has begun...
    March 25, 2015 01:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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