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Marietta earns recognition as AP Honor School
For the sixth consecutive year, Marietta High School has earned recognition as an Advanced Placement Honor School. MHS earned Georgia Department of Education recognition as an AP Access & Support S...
March 04, 2015 11:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Author to discuss biblical-centered living at Whitefield Academy tonight
Whitefield Academy will host author Josh McDowell tonight for an open forum for parents seeking to raise their children in a Christ-centered way. A noted speaker and acclaimed author, McDowell will...
March 04, 2015 11:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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A new era in art, dance: Dance company looks to blossom into modern, dynamic laboratory of arts
Dancing, singing, acting, music, filmmaking, arts classes, multimedia performances. It’s all part of the vision of Alexandre Proia, former artistic director at Georgia Ballet, for the new Proia Dan...
March 04, 2015 10:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Super gyro: Mediterranean Bistro serves fresh, healthy kabobs, falafels, hummus, tabbouleh, more
Get your taste buds excited at Mediterranean Bistro in Kennesaw. The eatery specializes in the Mediterranean fare. “We serve fresh, very fresh food. It’s authentic Greek food — Mediterranean food,”...
March 03, 2015 09:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Think Spring! Macy’s spring collection is here
Ready to freshen up your home this spring? Stephen Cardino, vice president and fashion director for Macy’s Home, offered some tips:  “Florals take two directions in home this season: Painterly, whe...
March 03, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Study: Smokers may tap into multiple sources for nicotine
The first peek at a major study of how Americans smoke suggests many use combinations of products, and often e-cigarettes are part of the mix. It’s a preliminary finding, but it highlights some key...
March 01, 2015 11:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saving Susan: Gala on March 28 to benefit Acworth man’s ministry that helps orphans in Cambodia
When Acworth resident Jay Arntzen went to Cambodia on a church-sponsored mission trip, he had no idea how it would change his life. So touched by the experience, Arntzen is changing the lives of ch...
February 28, 2015 08:21 PM | 2 2 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emerson to address Muslim divide on March 22
Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Marietta will play host to a speaking event titled “Healing the Muslim – Non-Muslim Divide: A Friendly Faith Exchange,” on March 21 from 1 to 4:30 p.m...
February 27, 2015 11:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riverstone Church plans nights of healing prayer
Riverstone Church in Kennesaw will play host to a Night of Healing Prayer from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on March 26, April 30, May 28 and June 25. The night is open to the public. The church is at 2005 Stile...
February 27, 2015 10:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harrison High Recycling Day is March 15
Harrison High School will play host to a Community Recycling Day on March 15 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Acceptable recycle items include computers, printers, television monitors, cans of paint, power to...
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Student’s ‘Lullaby’ performed in Savannah
Jonathan Deakins, a young composer and seventh-grade band student at Pine Mountain Middle School, had his original composition, “Venutian Lullaby” performed as part of the Georgia Music Educators A...
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Kiwanis International celebrates 100 years
On Feb. 19, Kiwanians throughout Marietta celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of Kiwanis International. The Kiwanis Club of Marietta, the fourth largest in the world, hosted dignitarie...
March 04, 2015 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mistaken identity
Q: In your last column you stated, “In order to realize your purpose, you must operate in the right realm.” What exactly did you mean by that? A: I was saying that purpose is found in one’s true se...
March 04, 2015 10:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurant of the Week: 3 Amigos Mexican Bar & Grill
Where: 1000 Whitlock Ave., Suite 400, Marietta. Phone: (770) 485-5947 Open: Sunday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m; Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Serves: Fresh Tex-Mex and Mexican fo...
March 03, 2015 09:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Postpartum depression: What to do
It’s normal to feel emotional when you’ve just had a baby. Changes in hormones and adjustments to your new life can seem overwhelming, and it’s common for new mothers to feel down following the bir...
March 01, 2015 11:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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5K to benefit tumor foundation
The Kennesaw State Pikes’ second annual 5k run/walk benefitting the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation — Georgia Chapter will be March 7 at Kennesaw State University. Last year, the event raised more...
March 01, 2015 11:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Daddy-daughter dance waltzes into hearts
On Feb. 19 and 20, Johnson Ferry Road Baptist Church hosted a Father-Daughter Valentine’s Dance at Johnson Ferry Road Baptist Church, celebrating the special relationships between dads and their da...
February 28, 2015 08:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grief/sharing support group meets on Tuesdays
Christian Church in Acworth is offering a Grief/Share support group on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 8:30 p.m. for those who are experiencing the death of a loved one. Those who are experiencing the l...
February 27, 2015 11:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Calvary Baptist’s Jubilee is Sunday to March 5
Calvary Baptist Church in Powder Springs will be hosting their Jubilee starting Sunday through March 5. Guests and performers will include T.D. Burgess, Burman Cape, David Smith, Sammy Burgess, Ken...
February 27, 2015 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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