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Sweet tradition: Family skips the marshmallows with this Thanksgiving staple
Thanksgiving is a time of tradition. Janice Holsomback shares a recipe for sweet potato soufflé that she received from her friend, Leila Cochran. Holsomback explains why the casserole is part of th...
November 25, 2014 10:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Cosby' author sorry for omitting assault charges
The author of a new Bill Cosby biography is apologizing for not pursuing allegations that the comedian had drugged and sexually assaulted numerous women.
November 25, 2014 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Met Museum gets major gift of African-American art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art has received a major gift of works by contemporary African-American artists from the South.
November 25, 2014 01:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helium: It gives NYC's Thanksgiving parade a lift
It'll never rank up there with turkey and pumpkin pie, but for millions of Americans the Thanksgiving experience just wouldn't be the same without ... helium.
November 25, 2014 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weight loss and exercise, according to Rick Ross
Rick Ross had two seizures in a single day, sending him to the hospital three years ago. Health didn't concern the 300-pound rapper then, but he's shed nearly 100 pounds in the last seven months by...
November 25, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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What would you wear ... to the Marietta Pilgrimage Tour Gala?
THE GALA: The Marietta Pilgrimage will present “The Marietta Pilgrimage Tour Gala” on Dec. 5 from 7:30 to 11 p.m. The glamorous black tie party will include dining, music and dancing. The location ...
November 25, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kerouac letter discovery shows poet didn't toss it
When the letter credited with inspiring Jack Kerouac to create a new literary genre surfaced last week no one was happier than an 86-year-old poet and former publishing agent from New Jersey.
November 24, 2014 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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As colder weather arrives, so does flu season
The shorter days and cooler nights of fall are a reminder that another, less pleasant season is not far off: flu season. Although it isnt defined by exact dates, flu season can begin as early as Oc...
November 24, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big top fitness: Cirquemania class in Illinois teaches circus arts for all
Rainie Themer walked on a low wire with minimal assistance from Maritza Atayde as Andrea Irving did Chinese Yo-Yo, Rachel Kimball rode a unicycle and Christopher Stoinev practiced juggling. Ivan St...
November 24, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta High to showcase school artists
On Dec. 3 to 11, Marietta High School Art Club will present a bi-annual art show at the Marietta Performing Arts Center gallery at Marietta High School. The show will feature student’s works of art...
November 26, 2014 08:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Waffle House wisdom
Today you’re in for a treat. Pam Toney, longtime adviser for this column, has agreed to enlighten us with her insights and advice. You can find her holding forth at a Waffle House near you. Pam is ...
November 26, 2014 08:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday Events in Cobb
Here is a list of all the holiday events happening in Cobb County. To submit items to this list and the print edition, email press releases to the Lifestyle Department at lifestyle@mdjonline.com.
November 26, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Developers look to create underground New York City park
Visitors from around the world are drawn to New York City's High Line, an elevated park built on defunct railroad tracks transformed into an urban sanctuary of flowers, grasses and trees.
November 26, 2014 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurant of the Week: Chicken Salad Chick
WHERE:  4101 Roswell Road, Suite 811, Marietta. PHONE:  (770) 565-3985 OPEN:  10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays to Saturdays. SERVES:  Chicken salad sandwiches, soups, salads SPECIALTY:  ‘Classic Carol,’ c...
November 25, 2014 10:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rain, snow to challenge eastern holiday travelers
UPDATE: Some Thanksgiving travelers along the East Coast headed out early because of a forecast calling for a nor'easter that will bring rain and snow.
November 25, 2014 02:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cosby philanthropy shadowed by sexual allegations
UPDATE: Bill Cosby's record of big donations to colleges and other institutions has been a key part of his rosy public image. But even his generosity can't stand apart from the rising tide of alleg...
November 25, 2014 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Unboxing videos online chronicle the big reveal
For the uninitiated, unboxing is the recording and sharing of the big reveal, whether it's Dad behind the camera on Christmas Day or a geek reviewer fawning for his tech-specific fans. The phenom c...
November 25, 2014 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, picking up prepared foods at supermarkets and even eating a ...
November 25, 2014 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Google's latest: A spoon that steadies tremors
Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon. But these spoons (don't call them spoogles) are a bit more than your basic utensil: Using hundreds of algorithms, they ...
November 25, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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