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When both sides of your family go back several generations in the same city, there is no “over the river and through ...
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Maybe it’s the fact that I have more days in the rear-view mirror than I have ahead of me, but at this special time o...
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Column: TMI on Facebook and Christmas letters?
Q: My boss has just “unfriended” me on Facebook for no apparent reason. I haven’t posted anything offensive. In fact,...
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Column: Finding Christmas
Glittering lights, evenings in front of a crackling fire, steam curling from a cup of hot chocolate and the distant s...
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Georgia legal community mourns loss ...
EDITOR: On behalf of the State Bar of Georgia, I would like to offer condolences to the family, colleagues and many f...
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Column: Society promotes art of holiday decorations
We have all at one time or another during the holiday season driven by a house so outrageously decorated and jarring ...
03:26 PM, Wednesday, December 17
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Column: Progress being made in state’s charter school efforts
You may recall I vigorously opposed passage of a constitutional amendment in 2012 creating the State Charter School C...
05:24 PM, Thursday, December 11
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Column: Anxious and feeling stuck
Q: My dilemma is I have no clue how to move forward with my life. I’m in my mid-50s, have two beautiful children in c...
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Column: New Year’s resolutions should include finances
Instead of hauling out those familiar New Year’s resolutions about eating less and exercising more, how about focusin...
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Column: Toy museum celebrated golden era
The story of the Atlanta Toy Museum becomes more complete with each passing year. In October 2012 I wrote a column ab...
08:00 PM, Wednesday, December 10
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Column: If Bora Bora doesn’t care about game, should we?
This was written in a cave somewhere in Greater Bora Bora. The column was floated across the ocean in an RC Cola bott...
02:51 PM, Thursday, December 04
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Column: Karma knows where you live
Q: This year has been the worst of my life. My beloved mother died in January after a prolonged and painful illness w...
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Column: Home-cooked meals
With a farm background, there has always been that warm affection for home-cooked meals. Having grown up with simple ...
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Buckhead still residential ‘address ...
EDITOR: If we may, please consider this [letter] a reaction to your [Nov. 26] reporting on [Georgia State University ...
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Column: Bolton Road church may be Atlanta’s oldest
The oldest church in Atlanta is closer — and older — than I imagined, though she looks pretty good for 193. A few wee...
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