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APNewsBreak: Ventura passage to be cut from book
The passage from the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that sparked former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against author Chris Kyle will be removed, publisher HarperCollins s...
July 30, 2014 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Friday art walk to feature over 30 artists
First Friday Art Walk on the historic Marietta Square will be Friday from 5 to 9 p.m. More than 30 artists will be showing their work in front of numerous merchants, restaurants and galleries who w...
July 29, 2014 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gospel artist performs at Cobb Galleria on Friday
Gospel artist Destiny Renece will be performing with the Atlanta Gospel Fest on Friday at 1 p.m. at the Cobb Galleria. Renece is a power house in the gospel music industry. She has sung traditional...
July 29, 2014 10:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYC uses food trucks to bring summer meals to kids
Within minutes, the line at the food truck parked on a busy Queens thoroughfare extended several people deep. Instead of hipster foodies they were children, agonizing over whether to pick the ham-a...
July 29, 2014 11:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Designer, 19, debuts in Miami Beach
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — It was nearly show time as designer Francesca Aiello snapped pictures backstage of models in her latest swimwear designs. This was Frankie’s Bikinis’ debut show for the 19-year-...
July 29, 2014 12:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grief and unexpected presents
Q: My father died 11 years ago, and I wonder when I’ll stop grieving. The worst times are Christmas, his birthday, and his death date. I dread these times of year and still get extremely sad and de...
July 29, 2014 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hospital offers 'Truth about Hospice' seminar on Tuesday
Emory-Adventist Hospital at Smyrna is offering a free community seminar, “The Truth about Hospice,” on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Do you want to know the facts about hospice care and services available to p...
July 28, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Train. Thrive. Get fit. CrossFit offers 1-on-1 competitive training in a group atmosphere
Although traditional gyms are still leading the fitness world, emerging trends in the industry have led to several new and different enterprises around Cobb. As the shift in fitness trends moves aw...
July 28, 2014 12:18 AM | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Strength in steps: Walk, Youth Explosion to benefit at-risk, troubled teens
Lace up your shoes for His Hands Youth Connections Third Annual Walk 2 Save Our Youth & Youth Explosion on Aug. 2. The walk begins at JR Crickets parking lot at 2667 Powder Springs Road in Marietta...
July 27, 2014 12:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Allison Williams headed skyward as NBC's Peter Pan
NBC has picked its Peter Pan: high-flying "Girls" star Allison Williams. The network announced Wednesday that Williams will play the boy who refused to grow up in NBC's new staging of "Peter Pan Li...
July 30, 2014 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young actors to perform ‘Into the Woods’ Aug. 1-10
The Young Actors Playhouse will be performing “Into the Woods” from Friday to Aug. 10. A childless baker and his wife endeavor to lift their family curse by journeying into the woods, where they en...
July 29, 2014 10:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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5k in Kennesaw Grand Prix series is Saturday
The fourth 5K in the Kennesaw Grand Prix Series, the Run for Wounded Heroes, will be Saturday in downtown Kennesaw at 8 a.m. Runners should arrive by 7:30 a.m. The race for adults and children bene...
July 29, 2014 10:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Metro Montage opening draws many artists, residents
On July 19, supporters of Marietta Cobb Museum of Art attended the opening of Metro Montage XIV. The juried competition brings in regional artists with a variety of mediums, subject matter and styl...
July 29, 2014 10:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Guardians' blasts Marvel in a different direction
Despite its flawless superhero pedigree, there's always been apprehension about "Guardians of the Galaxy."
July 29, 2014 10:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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$1,000 pill now hepatitis C treatment of choice
A $1,000-per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver-wasting viral disease that affects more than 3 million Americans.
July 29, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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UGA Pharmacy students plan tobacco cessation class
Pharmacy students at the University of Georgia College are planning sessions to help people quit smoking or chewing tobacco as the campus prepares to go tobacco free.
July 28, 2014 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid celebrations
Millions of Muslims across the world celebrated the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday Monday, which marks the end of the monthlong fast of Ramadan.
July 28, 2014 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thomas family to gather for 89th reunion on Sept. 21
Calling all Thomases! The 89th Thomas Family Reunion, descendants of William Jasper Thomas and Martha Ann Elizabeth Johnston Thomas, will be at the New Hope United Methodist Church in Marietta on S...
July 26, 2014 11:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clothing the unclothed
Nonprofit in Texas serves churches helping immigrants
July 25, 2014 11:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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