Fall festivals highlight Douglas, Paulding history...
by Tom Spigolon
10:46 AM, Wednesday, September 02
Area residents eager to celebrate the arrival of fall will not have to travel far in coming weeks. Douglas County events will highlight the Labor Day holiday, the area’s history and families and those who protect the public safety of the county, s...

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Students in Dallas manufactured home community receive sch...
Paulding Education Foundation recently awarded the Logan’s Crossing Manufactured Home Community Fund scholarships. Th...
03:24 PM, Tuesday, August 25
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Douglas-based theater group plans one-act festival after c...
A longtime area theater group is planning its next venture even before giving the last performance of its latest play...
03:17 PM, Tuesday, August 25
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Stellar Bodies hosting Angels Among Us Pet Rescue benefit
On Aug. 30 Stellar Bodies, a gym with locations in Buckhead and Midtown, will donate 50 percent of the day’s proceeds...
04:31 PM, Saturday, August 22
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Movies by Moonlight returns for sixth year
Movies by Moonlight is coming back to the Sandy Springs United Methodist Church activities center lawn for its sixth ...
10:16 AM, Thursday, August 20
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Local barbecue joints are booming
Barbecue is known to be one of the authentic tastes of the South and several local restaurants take it as a craft. Ba...
10:01 AM, Thursday, August 20
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Local yoga studios cultivating health, wellness
Different disciplines and Eastern health philosophies are on the rise in this part of the world, with alternative med...
09:50 AM, Thursday, August 20
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Local after-school program makes difference
LaAmistad, a Buckhead-based nonprofit, brings literacy to low-income, underserved Hispanic immigrants. What started a...
09:43 AM, Thursday, August 20
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Broadway brings Detroit sound to Fox Theatre
The Fox Theatre in Midtown opened its doors Tuesday night to the hits of the first national “Motown The Musical” tour...
09:30 AM, Thursday, August 20
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State park in Douglas County features yurts in first campi...
There is a new attraction planned for Sweetwater Creek State Park which is a first for the protected natural area in ...
09:11 AM, Thursday, August 20
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Elvis Show to benefit Buckhead resident with ALS
Rob Jordan’s Elvis Show is coming out of retirement — for a good cause. Up until 2011, Jordan annually performed his ...
03:31 PM, Wednesday, August 19
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Buckhead's Eats and Beats breaks records
The organizers of the fourth annual Eats and Beats benefit last week at the Buckhead Theatre said it was their most s...
03:21 PM, Wednesday, August 19
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Kosher Food & Wine Festival coming to downtown Atlanta
Gourmet. Artisanal. Organic. And kosher? Prepare to shift any preconceptions one may have about kosher food. The inau...
03:12 PM, Wednesday, August 19
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Pet of the Week: Abby
LifeLine Animal Project presents Abby, the pet of the week. This 2-year-old is a Maine coon mix with green eyes. Abby...
12:24 PM, Wednesday, August 19
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Buckhead's 521 Kitchen & Que offers Summer Samplings
In the past I have favored pulled pork but now I’m a brisket man. Friday night my wife Maggie and I were invited to t...
10:30 PM, Friday, August 14
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Local exhibit honors World War II veterans
With the 70-year anniversary of the Allied Forces’ victory over Japan this Friday, last week Belmont Village Senior L...
06:54 PM, Wednesday, August 12
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