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Embattled grocery chain weighs proposal to buy it
UPDATE: Board members of the beleaguered Market Basket grocery store chain say they will "seriously consider" a proposal from its fired chief executive to buy the company as the chain faces a worke...
July 25, 2014 02:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash
UPDATE: Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the downing of the Malaysian jetliner will bring about an international isola...
July 25, 2014 01:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport plan prompts pollution, noise concerns
Plans to create what would be metro Atlanta's second commercial airport have prompted concerns ranging from noise at a National Park to potential harm to rare fish in nearby streams.
July 25, 2014 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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High Tech Ministries event secures 19 sponsors
High Tech Ministries, a nonprofit organization in Atlanta with thousands of local technology community constituents, announced a record high number of corporate sponsorships for the 23rd annual Hig...
July 24, 2014 08:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kroger raises more than $329K for troops
Kroger customers in the Atlanta Division raised more than $329,000 through the grocer’s annual “Round-Up” and “Honoring Our Heroes” campaigns in support of the United Service Organization, surpassi...
July 22, 2014 05:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local promoted to Bank of North Georgia executive vice president
Bank of North Georgia, which has a Kennesaw and two Marietta locations, announced that Regional Community Executive Chris Mixon has been promoted to Executive Vice President. Mixon will continue to...
July 22, 2014 05:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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SERVPRO honors businesses
SERVPRO, an industry leader in disaster cleanup, restoration and remediation services, honored three local businesses for outstanding revenue performance during the company’s 45th Annual Convention...
July 22, 2014 05:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coke's sales miss estimates as Diet Coke flags
UPDATE: Coca-Cola Co. reported sales that fell short of Wall Street estimates on Tuesday as demand weakened for Diet Coke in North America.
July 22, 2014 03:00 PM | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Star Wars Car, a Doomsday doll: Toys of Comic-Con
UPDATE: When it comes to designing the highly coveted collectible toys for sale at Comic-Con, the annual celebration of pop culture lifting off Thursday in San Diego, the sky's the limit for the de...
July 21, 2014 03:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cbeyond launches cloud file storage service
Cumberland-based Cbeyond Inc announced the availability of TotalCloud File Storage, a secure and compliant cloud file storage, sharing and backup service for business media and data, which provides...
July 24, 2014 08:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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How states fared on unemployment benefit claims
Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits plunged last week, a sign that the economy is building strength.
July 24, 2014 09:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta 2Q profit rises 17 percent
Delta Air Lines Inc. said Wednesday that second-quarter earnings rose 17 percent, topping analysts' expectations, as passengers flew more miles at higher average fares and fuel spending declined.
July 23, 2014 09:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community & Southern Bank assumes deposits of Eastside
Eastside Commercial Bank in Conyers was closed Friday by the Georgia Department of Banking & Finance, which appointed the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation as receiver. To protect the depositor...
July 22, 2014 05:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spice It Up Cafe now open on Fairground Street
Spice It Up Cafe LLC, a new Caribbean fusion restaurant, is now open at 316 South Fairground St. in Marietta. Jamaican natives and 20 year Cobb County residents Tricia Jenkins and Vanessa Taylor wi...
July 22, 2014 05:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local University of Alabama student joins co-op
Lee Soble of Marietta is among more than 180 University of Alabama students who are receiving a hands-on educational experience at more than 60 companies and organizations through the University of...
July 22, 2014 05:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Detroit retirees back pension cuts by a landslide
A year after filing for bankruptcy, Detroit is building momentum to get out, especially after workers and retirees voted in favor of major pension changes just a few weeks before a judge holds a cr...
July 22, 2014 09:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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16 Allstate agency owners named ‘premier’
Sixteen Allstate exclusive agency owners were designated Allstate Premier Agencies for 2014. The Allstate Premier Agency designation is bestowed on less than 48 percent of Allstate’s nearly 10,000 ...
July 19, 2014 10:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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NCBA plans Alive After Five event
The North Cobb Business Association will have its July Alive After Five event at Primeco Insurance, 2615 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 31. Admission is free. For more in...
July 19, 2014 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta Allergy & Asthma physician Top Doctor
Dr. Stanley M. Fineman of the East Cobb office of Atlanta Allergy & Asthma Clinic, 1519 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 200 in Marietta, was named to the 2014 list of Top Doctors in the July issue of Atl...
July 19, 2014 10:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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