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07:11 PM, Thursday, July 31
President Barack Obama’s administration Thursday announced five states — Delaware, Georgia, Minnesota, New York and South Carolina — have received a one-year extension for flexibility from certain provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Educati...

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Equestrians to compete at Wills Park in Alpharetta
Riders of all ages from the Atlanta area, Alabama and Tennessee will compete in hunter, equitation, and jumper classe...
11:21 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Bite in Alpharetta hosting pig roast
The chefs at Bite in Alpharetta are barbecuing a whole hog for Pig Pick’N Roast & Q Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. In a...
11:18 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Music veteran performing night of acoustic guitar in Roswell
Grammy artist Laurence Juber, one of the world’s most talented acoustic guitarists, is coming to Roswell for a night ...
11:14 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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School officials respond to latest gun incident
A student arrested last month for bringing a gun to his Sandy Springs middle school admitted to authorities that he w...
11:13 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Friend or Foe
Police reports of note from the from Atlanta Police Department Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, the week of Aug. 25 t...
11:10 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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North Fulton high school students lead 9/11 memorial events
Students at Milton, Cambridge and Roswell high schools will remember the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, by plac...
11:09 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Milton earns National Wildlife Federation designation
After 15 months of hard work from hundreds of community members, Milton was officially designated a National Wildlife...
11:06 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Rotary Club of Johns Creek-North Fulton holds clothing drive
The Rotary Club of Johns Creek – North Fulton is collecting clothing through Sept. 20 to benefit The Drake House, a n...
11:01 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Alpharetta Historical Society will host 'Alpharetta Picker...
The Alpharetta Historical Society will host the “Alpharetta Pickers” program on Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Mansell Hou...
10:57 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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5K, 10K in Johns Creek raises money for children's charities
The Vibha Dream Mile, a 10K and 5K fundraiser, will return to Shakerag Park in Johns Creek on Sept. 21 at 7 a.m. The ...
10:54 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Ale Yeah to host beer tasting at Barrington Hall in Roswell
Ale Yeah will host its third beer tasting at Barrington Hall on Friday in two tasting sessions, 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. and...
10:50 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Alpharetta Tours to host Furry Fright Night
Alpharetta Tours will host a Furry Fright Night on Sept. 20 at 8:30 p.m. Those attending the HOWLpharetta Ghost Tour ...
10:47 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Local groups campaign for literacy
Perhaps more and more, the profiles and missions of those leading the charge to curb illiteracy on local fronts are g...
10:41 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Sanuwave in Alpharetta appoints new life sciences executive
Sanuwave Health Inc. recently announced the appointment of Alan L. Rubino to the company’s board of directors. Rubino...
10:33 AM, Wednesday, September 11
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Johns Creek council hesitant to fund system to stream meet...
Johns Creek council members were not sold on the idea of spending $69,000 from the 2014 budget for a system to stream...
12:44 PM, Tuesday, September 10
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