St. Vincent de Paul promotes shopping for a cause
by Christine Fonville
April 15, 2014 03:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Chamblee is known for its unique assortment of antique and thrift stores, but the volunteers at the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store, 5463 Peachtree Road in Chamblee, said the store is a “hidden gem.” “Although we’ve been a part of the Chamblee community for about 15 years now, we still have shoppers that come to the store for the first time and are surprised at the high-quality clothing and furniture items they can find here,” said Assistant Manager Garry Pryor. The Cham...
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County-issued credit cards
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Should there be an accountability system for county-issued credit cards?