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Haagen-Dazs to give to nonprofit
The Atlanta Häagen-Dazs Shops will on July 25 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. will donate 50 percent of their total sales to Bert’s Big Adventure, a nonprofit organization that provides children with chron...
July 12, 2014 08:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb to have interactive health summit
From staff reports The Cobb Chamber will host its second Health Care Summit on Aug. 18 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Presented by WellStar, the 2014 Summit features a line-up of speakers representin...
July 12, 2014 08:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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GreyStone Power joins solar panel project
From staff reports GreyStone Power Corporation President and CEO Gary Miller announced Tuesday it will soon receive energy from one of the largest solar energy projects in Georgia. GreyStone, which...
July 12, 2014 08:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fifth Third Bank names banking relationship head
From staff reports Fifth Third Bank, which has several locations in the area, announced that Jason Sleeman was promoted to business banking relationship manager at Fifth Third Bank’s Georgia affili...
July 12, 2014 08:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Downside of low US mortgage rates? Less selling
Would-be home sellers across the country are grappling with a once-in-a-lifetime problem: They have mortgage rates so absurdly low it would hurt them financially to sell.
July 11, 2014 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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SPSU to have Cybersecurity seminar July 22
The Automation Federation and Southern Polytechnic State University will co-sponsor the “Cybersecurity Framework for Protecting our Nation’s Critical Infrastructure,” a free seminar from 8 a.m. to ...
July 11, 2014 02:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Make moves today to secure ’15 tax credits
The Georgia Qualified Education Expense tax program allows individuals and entities to receive tax credits for donations to Student Scholarship Organizations. SSOs then provide student scholarships...
July 11, 2014 01:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leroy Merlin selects Manhattan Associates
Cumberland-based supply chain commerce solutions provider Manhattan Associates Inc. announced Tuesday Leroy Merlin, one of the world’s leading home improvement retailers, has selected Manhattan Ass...
July 06, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acworth Business Association to have forum Tuesday
The Acworth Business Association announced that it will have a candidate forum Tuesday at Northstar Church’s True North Building, 3413 Blue Springs Road NW in Kennesaw. Doors will open at 6 p.m. an...
July 06, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lockheed vice president to speak to NCBA Wednesday
The Northeast Cobb Business Association will have Shan Cooper, vice president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company and general manager of the company’s Marietta facility, speak at its monthly mee...
July 12, 2014 08:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local named to family law association
Cumberland-based Boyd Collar Nolen & Tuggle LLC announced the induction of its attorney Brooke M. French to the Charles Longstreet Weltner Family Law Inn of Court. French was invited to participate...
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Local named chair of Georgia CBA division board
From staff reports The Community Bankers Association of Georgia’s Leadership Division named Russell H. “Rusty” Powell, the group vice president of Highland Commercial Bank in Marietta, as chair of ...
July 12, 2014 08:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acadia Homes partners with Angel Oak Funding
From staff reports Cobb County-based Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods announced that earlier in the year it joined forces with Atlanta-based Angel Oak Funding to lending products to homebuyers. The com...
July 12, 2014 08:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU offering courses in Microsoft Outlook, QuickBooks software
From staff reports Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education announced its upcoming schedule of course offerings for both Microsoft Office and QuickBooks’ latest ...
July 12, 2014 08:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Inventor pushes solar panels for roads, highways
The solar panels that Idaho inventor Scott Brusaw has built aren't meant for rooftops. They are meant for roads, driveways, parking lots, bike trails and, eventually, highways.
July 11, 2014 10:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dubai airport soars in rankings of world's busiest
Now that he's had a taste of running the world's busiest air hub for international passengers, Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths is determined to hang on to the honor while setting his sights on an...
July 11, 2014 08:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Healthcare REIT III acquires Acworth Medical Complex
American Healthcare Investors and Griffin Capital Corporation, the co-sponsors of Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III Inc., announced Wednesday the REIT has acquired Acworth Medical Complex, an ab...
July 11, 2014 02:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kentucky coal group sues TVA over Paradise plant
A group of landowners and a Kentucky coal industry group are asking a federal judge to halt plans to shut down two coal-fired units at a Tennessee Valley Authority power plant in western Kentucky.
July 10, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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How GM's ignition switch redesign went wrong
General Motors' deadly ignition switch flaws emerged from an effort to improve its cars.
July 07, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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