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November 21, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta author publishes Southern Ghost book series
Marietta author Elaine Calloway has launched the Southern Ghosts paranormal fiction series, based on her ghostly encounter in Savanah. While walking across a Savannah city street, Calloway said she...
November 21, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cost of Thanksgiving is going up, but not by much
Giving thanks will be a little costlier this year, but — and here's something you can be truly thankful for — it probably won't empty your wallet.
November 20, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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City schools open application window for Choice Academies
The open application window for the 2015-16 Marietta City Schools elementary Choice Academies program is now through Jan. 23. Interested Marietta City residents seeking to apply for Choice Academie...
November 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Murdock begins writing program
Murdock Elementary School in northeast Cobb added a new writing program to their afterschool enrichment program called Fun Creative Writing. Twenty-six students in grades two through fifth took par...
November 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pep rally honors Teachers of Year
The 26th anniversary celebration of ‘Give Our Schools A Hand’ culminated with the community pep rally Oct. 28 at Roswell Street Baptist Church. Teachers of the Year from all Cobb County and Mariett...
November 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vena to feature renowned Atlanta singer on Saturday
Local restaurateur Bruce Speer adheres to a simple mantra: “Believe in the magic of the music.” The proprietor of Vena at Vinings — vying for best-kept-secret-in-town status — aims to convert other...
November 19, 2014 10:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Southern with a twist: New Crooked Tree Cafe caters to barbecue lovers, offers Southern favorites with a different touch
At Crooked Tree Café, one of Marietta’s newest restaurants, they say, “The crooked path leads to great food.” The café is located in a freestanding building at 915 Cobb Parkway North, Marietta. Own...
November 18, 2014 10:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawyer: Morgan still recovering from brain injury
A lawyer for Tracy Morgan said Tuesday the actor-comedian is still recovering from a brain injury sustained in a highway crash in New Jersey more than five months ago.
November 18, 2014 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cosby performances canceled in Las Vegas, Tucson
Bill Cosby's appearances at Casinos in Las Vegas and Tucson, Arizona have been canceled amid widening allegations of sexual assault.
November 21, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta man accepts position as developer at Digital Globe in Virginia
Brian Davidson of Marietta has accepted the position of UI/UX Developer with Digital Globe in Herndon, Virginia. Davidson is a 2008 graduate of Walton High School and a 2012 graduate of the Univers...
November 21, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Military Salute
Today's Military Salute goes out to Army Pvt. Chase M. Gathercole, Army Pvt. Quantarius O. Leavell, Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Cedric J. Rease, and Air Force Airman 1st Class Breana Turner-...
November 21, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fancy feet - Sunset at Ivy Grove, benefitting Proia Dance Project, a success
An evening of innovative dance, an elegant cocktail reception and the ambiance of one of Georgia’s grandest antebellum mansion, Ivy Grove in Marietta, marked the premiere of the Proia Dance Project...
November 21, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Iraq: Ballet school speaks to city's resilience
Ann Khalid did not feel well but she insisted on dancing a brief scene from Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake with her classmates. The 12-year-old is determined to one day have a career dancing and teaching ...
November 20, 2014 01:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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TV Land pulls 'Cosby Show' from lineup
NBC has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development and TV Land will stop airing reruns of "The Cosby Show," moves that came a day after another woman came forward claiming that the onc...
November 20, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Around the world in one night - International Night at Mt. Paran offers students glimpse into other cultures
On Nov. 13, Mount Paran Christian School hosted its first International Fair representing 24 countries from around the world. The event showcased the cultural diversity of the Mount Paran community...
November 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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On the path to nowhere
Q: Since he was in high school, my 31-year-old cousin has been in and out of trouble. He also has a drinking problem (to say the least). He gets drunk every night, and even when sober during the da...
November 19, 2014 10:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shoppers helped families in crisis Nov. 6
Shopping was made better on Nov. 6 when it was for a cause. Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art hosted Shop for A Cause benefiting Reconnecting Families. Through a collaborative partnership between the com...
November 19, 2014 10:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Early statin use may give long-term heart benefits
Taking a cholesterol-lowering drug for five years in middle age can lower heart and death risks for decades afterward, and the benefits seem to grow over time, a landmark study finds. Doctors say i...
November 19, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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