Donation sparks idea for Douglas fundraising proje...
by Lindsay Moscarello
04:45 PM, Friday, November 27
A donation of toys to local group Faith in Action sparked an idea that has evolved into a new fundraising project benefiting the children of the community. Acceptance of donations began only in early November. However, organizer Mark DeNyse said h...

Latest Headlines

Vinings' Towery puts political, news knowhow into book
After spending his entire career in politics, Matt Towery said the experience of writing his new book was a welcome c...
02:58 PM, Wednesday, November 11
full story
Alpharetta event to benefit families with special needs ch...
Kiddos’ Clubhouse Foundation, an Alpharetta-based organization that provides resources for families with special need...
12:15 PM, Wednesday, November 11
full story
Alpharetta couple creates holiday activity to instill valu...
An Alpharetta couple created The Good Deed Manger, an interactive holiday activity set to remind their children of th...
12:03 PM, Wednesday, November 11
full story
Georgia Perennial Plant Association to host lecture
The Georgia Perennial Plant Association Lecture, co-sponsored by the Cherokee Garden Library and the association, wil...
02:03 PM, Monday, November 09
full story
Former pro-wrestler Diamond Dallas Page opens yoga studio
Former professional wrestler Diamond Dallas Page has brought his unique workout program called DDP Yoga to Smyrna. Th...
10:15 AM, Monday, November 09
full story
Local resident credited with rise of Throwback Thursday on...
Former Woodstock High School graduate Bobby Sanders is the unintentional creator of the internationally trending hash...
09:42 AM, Monday, November 09
full story
A Family Affair to help Emory find cure for Alzheimer’s
The Emory University Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center is hosting the sixth annual A Family Affair benefit Nov. 19 ...
04:05 PM, Friday, November 06
full story
Local service members reflect on experience, Veterans Day
To honor local veterans who have served in wars for the armed forces, the Neighbor interviewed four men who fought in...
03:58 PM, Friday, November 06
full story
Atlanta Speech School’s event to benefit students
The 42nd annual Language and Literacy Gala to benefit the Atlanta Speech School will be held at the Capital City Club...
12:11 PM, Friday, November 06
full story
Reservations due today for 11th annual Douglas arts counci...
Reservations and donations must be made by today, Nov. 6, for the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville and Douglas C...
04:11 PM, Thursday, November 05
full story
Local events honor those who fight, protect
In observation of Veterans Day, which is Nov. 11, local organizations will host events honoring military men and wome...
11:41 AM, Thursday, November 05
full story
Epilepsy foundation fights disorder with live music
The Sandy Springs-based Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia will present its first live music fundraising event, Concert w...
11:28 AM, Thursday, November 05
full story
Local residents to be honored at Building Bridges Awards
The Islamic Speakers Bureau of Atlanta will host its 2015 Building Bridges Awards Nov. 14 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hyatt R...
07:17 PM, Wednesday, November 04
full story
Art exhibition to display children’s works at peace summit
Though the 2015 World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates was moved from Atlanta to Barcelona, “My Dream of Peace,” an ex...
06:27 PM, Wednesday, November 04
full story
Chastain Park Arts Festival to draw up to 50,000 people
Teresa Penley Sheppard has mixed emotions about participating in this weekend’s Chastain Park Arts Festival, her firs...
09:41 AM, Tuesday, November 03
full story

Popular Stories

Fulton County to cut $19M from 2016 budget; seniors, health care may take hits by Ross Williams

Fulton County appoints new member to oversee Turner Field redevelopment by Ross Williams

Activists seek minimum wage hike in Fulton County by Ross Williams

County reveals first drafts of new North Fulton school maps by Ross Williams

Segal, Watts win Douglasville council, Robinson, Persons in mayor runoff by Tom Spigolon

Area charity to provide Thanksgiving dinner for homeless kids by Ross Williams

Recent Comments

« Resident unnamed wrote on Sunday, Oct 18 at 06:31 PM »
« Steven Chervin wrote on Friday, Oct 16 at 06:04 PM »
« Dan W wrote on Thursday, Oct 15 at 12:24 PM »
« AndrewTR wrote on Tuesday, Oct 13 at 02:26 PM »