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Not so fast cordcutters_cable's not going anywhere
Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tir...
October 20, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coles College of Business wins award
The Michael J. Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw has received the Academic Leadership for Entrepreneurs award from The Oxford Center for Entrepreneurs, the nation’s...
October 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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WIC program re-opens in south Cobb
The Cobb & Douglas Public Health on Thursday announced the re-opening of the Women, Infant & Children Supplemental Nutrition program at the South Cobb Public Health Center, 875 Six Flags Drive in A...
October 19, 2014 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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SPSU earns EPA sustainability grant
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Southern Polytechnic State University in Marietta was one of two Georgia universities awarded with the People, Prosperity, and Planet award. The o...
October 19, 2014 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Water System, Home Depot among EPA partners
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized the Cobb County Water System and Cobb County-based The Home Depot as among the 2014 WaterSense Partners of the Year for their commitment to promo...
October 19, 2014 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Publix recalls snack mix that had peanuts
Supermarket chain Publix is recalling a snack mix because the label doesn't warn shoppers that it contains peanuts.
October 17, 2014 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Consider long-term care before gifting assets to your heirs
Families gift assets for many reasons. Sometimes parents want to help their children establish a business, buy a house or pay for their grandchildren’s education. Others may be interested in reduci...
October 16, 2014 08:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manhattan Associates adds retailer capability
Cumberland-based Manhattan Associates Inc. announced retailers looking to deploy profitable omni-channel strategies now have a new option: Available to Commerce. This capability gives retailers the...
October 16, 2014 08:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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US jobless aid applications fall to 14-year low
The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid dropped to the lowest level in 14 years last week, the latest sign of a strengthening labor market that could help blunt worries about the impact ...
October 16, 2014 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lighting company to expand in DeKalb, Rockdale counties
The expansion of a Georgia-based lighting company is expected to create 700 jobs in DeKalb and Rockdale counties.
October 20, 2014 03:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newell Rubbermaid to acquire bubba brands incorporated
Newell Rubbermaid, which has offices at 1600 Wilson Way SE in Smyrna, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of bubba brands inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of In Zone...
October 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU one of five Georgia schools to earn an ‘A’ for core curriculum
Kennesaw State University was among a select group of 23 colleges and universities that scored an “A” for its core curriculum in a nationwide study on the state of general education released this w...
October 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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BlueLinx 3Q results out Nov. 6
BlueLinx Holdings Inc., located at 4300 Wildwood Parkway in Marietta, will release third-quarter financial results before the stock market opens Nov. 6, followed by a conference call at 3 p.m. Duri...
October 19, 2014 12:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chattahoochee Technical College students have a new path at Kennesaw State University
Students graduating with a two-year degree in culinary studies from Marietta-based Chattahoochee Technical College will now have a pathway to a four-year degree at Kennesaw State University through...
October 19, 2014 12:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ingenious Med announces 3 achievements
Ingenious Med, 400 Cobb Gallera Parkway in the Cumberland area, has been named to Inc. magazine’s 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000; clients using its services as a Physician Quality Reporting System regis...
October 19, 2014 12:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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GreyStone members gather at annual meeting
More than 2,800 members and their families attended the GreyStone Power 77th Annual Meeting of Members on Oct. 11 at the Douglasville office. The event, which featured an Energy Efficiency Expo, fo...
October 16, 2014 08:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bank of North Georgia partners with Action Ministries for program
Bank of North Georgia, which has a Kennesaw and two Marietta locations, has chosen to partner with Action Ministries for a second year in support of the nonprofit’s Feed the Hungry Food Box program...
October 16, 2014 08:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta's 3Q profit falls on one-time items
UPDATE: Delta Air Lines Inc. said Thursday that third-quarter profit fell 74 percent on one-time costs such as retiring older planes. The results excluding those items beat expectations.
October 16, 2014 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans Georgia distribution center
State officials say a new Georgia distribution center planned by Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will create more than 400 jobs over the next three years.
October 16, 2014 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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