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Restaurant of the Week: Mezza Luna Pasta & Seafood
Where: 1669 Spring Road, SE, Smyrna. Phone: (770) 319-0333 Open: Tuesday to Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and dinner from 5 to 10 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 9:30 p.m. Serves: Authentic It...
July 11, 2014 01:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ready for the red carpet
Natchez will host the red carpet Mississippi premiere the Tate Taylor-helmed James Brown biopic "Get On Up" later this month with the director and headline star in attendance.
July 09, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kritters and Kids Funfest will be educational
The Cobb County Shelter will play host to the Kritters and Kids Funfest Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is an educational event that will feature vendors passing out information and talking abou...
July 09, 2014 01:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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UGA Extension schedules irrigation session Saturday
The UGA Extension office in Cobb will conduct a “Smart Irrigation: Good for Your Landscape, Good for Your Wallet” session Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Learn how to save water and money at this fre...
July 09, 2014 01:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wood works: Brothers-in-law find success with bottle opener business
Marietta resident Nick DeMao turned his love for woodworking into a side business. WoodEyes Woodworking offers custom built, magnetic bottle openers. The bottle openers are created using several di...
July 09, 2014 12:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Genealogy Society to meet at Presbyterian Church
The Genealogy Society of Cobb will have a meeting on July 22 at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Marietta. The Society will have a “Brick Wall” panel whose members have knowledge in specific ...
July 08, 2014 01:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fighting stress, the Chinese way
KSU’s Qigong, Tai Chi classes provide numerous benefits
July 07, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Natural-born warrior: Marietta’s Andi Hardy finds new strengths, talents in obstacle racing
Obstacle racing changed Andi Hardy’s life. The Marietta resident pushes herself to the limit physically and mentally. “I have had many challenges to face in life. I have been through some rough tim...
July 06, 2014 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holsey Church has hymnal, cornerstone dedication
Holsey Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church celebrated their cornerstones and hymnals dedication on May 31. The Rev. Bobby Simmons of Holy Union Christian Church delivered the message, “The ...
July 05, 2014 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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One Step Ahead: “You’re Never Alone”
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre will host the critically acclaimed play “You’re Never Alone” Aug. 8 at 8 p.m. and Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. The play addresses real life, day-to-day circumstances and chal...
July 11, 2014 01:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girl hoped to have been cured of HIV has relapsed
A Mississippi girl born with the AIDS virus and in remission for years despite stopping treatment now shows signs that she still harbors HIV — and therefore is not cured.
July 10, 2014 04:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 19 Emmy nods
The sprawling and bloodthirsty saga "Game of Thrones," defying the Emmy Awards' grudging respect for such fantasy fare, emerged as the leader in the nominations announced Thursday with 19 bids, inc...
July 10, 2014 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elf Trot 5K will run through downtown Kennesaw
The third 5K in the Kennesaw Grand Prix Series, the Faith Cline Elf Trot, will take place Saturday in downtown Kennesaw. Attendees should plan to arrive by 7:30 a.m.; 5K race begins at 8 a.m. The r...
July 09, 2014 01:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Civil War Roundtable fundraiser is Thursday
A Civil War RoundTable of Cobb County Special Fundraising program will be Thursday at 7 p.m. in the KSU Center at Kennesaw State University. Brian Wills, author of “The River Was Dyed with Blood: N...
July 09, 2014 01:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students present magazine about what makes Cobb home
During the spring, Target 5th grade students of Nancy Ernstes at Cheatham Hill Elementary school reviewed Smithsonian magazine’s issue entitled “101 Objects that Made America.” The students wanted ...
July 09, 2014 01:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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4 in 10 US homes are cellphone only, skip landline
More American households are ditching their old telephones: 4 out of 10 only use cellphones, a government survey shows.
July 08, 2014 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lauretta Hannon: Living on purpose
Q: I just read your memoir and enjoyed it very much. You write about the importance of purpose in one’s life. Can you share some of your thoughts on this topic? A: Here’s what I know: Everyone is m...
July 08, 2014 01:05 AM | 2 2 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Europe takes rehab approach to Islamic extremists
Kemal Bozay runs a project called Wegweiser, which means 'signpost' in German. It seeks to prevent radicalization among Muslim teenagers in the city, which has a large Islamic community, with the h...
July 07, 2014 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Headbanging caused brain bleed
LONDON — It may not destroy your soul, but it turns out heavy metal music can be hazardous to your brain. At least in some rare cases. German doctors say they have treated a Motorhead fan whose hea...
July 07, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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