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Diet sodas fall in US; Pepsi takes back No. 2 spot
Americans bought less soda for the tenth straight year in 2014, with diet sodas shrinking more than their sugary counterparts, according to a report released Thursday.
March 26, 2015 01:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Famous Footwear opens new locations
Famous Footwear has opened new stores in Kennesaw and Alpharetta, marking its 13th and 14th locations in the metro-Atlanta market. Both locations will host Free Shoe Saturdays for eight weeks. The ...
March 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Company awarded Best of Houzz
Atlanta Design & Build of Marietta, 1631 Canton Road in Marietta was awarded Best of Houzz for Customer Satisfaction. The Houzz honors are determined by a variety of factors, including the number a...
March 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meehan’s Pub to host Up in Smoke
Meehan’s Public House Vinings, 2810 Paces Ferry Road in Vinings will have an Up In Smoke Dinner on April 14. The five-course dinner from Chef Heather Murray will feature smoked dishes such as Smoke...
March 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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NCBA to hold Cobb Business Expo
The North Cobb Business Association will have the Northeast Cobb Business Expo on Thursday from 4 to 7:30 p.m. at Piedmont Church, 570 Piedmont Road in Marietta. The event will feature more than 30...
March 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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AmEx Troubles: Some cardholders can leave home without it
For decades, American Express was the undisputed credit card of choice among corporate road warriors, the wealthy and the well-traveled, who lived by the company's slogan, "Don't leave home without...
March 24, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Louisville Slugger maker announces deal to sell iconic brand
Over a century of family ownership of Louisville Slugger bats is going ... going ... nearly gone.
March 23, 2015 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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For business, more women in charge means bigger profits
When Rohini Anand took over diversity programs at multinational catering company Sodexo in 2002, she had one goal: To prove that it pays for a company to have equal numbers of male and female manag...
March 23, 2015 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU to host free Career Training Expo on April 2
Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education will host a Career Training Expo on April 2 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The free event will provide individuals the opportunity ...
March 22, 2015 10:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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How gov't aims to protect low-income users of 'payday' loans
Payday lenders would face federal rules aimed at protecting low-income borrowers from being buried by fees and debts under proposals being unveiled Thursday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bur...
March 26, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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HJ Heinz buying Kraft and building a $28 billion food giant
H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world with annual revenue of about $28 billion.
March 25, 2015 09:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor to present State of the City
Marietta Mayor Steve “Thunder” Tumlin will present his State of the City address to the Cobb Chamber’s Marietta Area Council today from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the Mansour Center, 995 Roswell St. in Mari...
March 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diaper Derby registration now open
Town Center at Cobb mall, 400 Barrett Parkway in Kennesaw invites families to participate in a day of Diaper Derby family fun April 18 in the Sears Court from 1 to 4 p.m. Space is limited so parent...
March 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocwen plans to sell $25B portfolio to Nationstar
UPDATE: Ocwen Financial plans to sell a portfolio of approximately $25 billion in mortgage servicing rights to a subsidiary of Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc.
March 24, 2015 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDA: Recall expanded for Blue Bell Ice Cream products
Federal authorities say Blue Bell is expanding the recall of some ice cream products because of possible exposure to the listeria bacteria.
March 24, 2015 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor: Korea-based firm expected to create 200 Georgia jobs
State officials say a Korea-based manufacturer plans to create its first North American headquarters in the east Georgia city of Millen.
March 23, 2015 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Payroll program gets new classes
Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education released upcoming class dates for its Payroll Professional program. PayTrain Fundamentals is set to begin July 7. PayTra...
March 22, 2015 10:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Agent earns Personal Financial Representative status
Marietta’s Sherry King recently earned the Personal Financial Representative title. King, who is among an elite group of AllState insurance agency owners, will now be able to provide her customers ...
March 22, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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ABA honors local school at luncheon
The Acworth Business Association recently honored Baker Elementary School as the school of the month March 5 at the monthly ABA Luncheon at NorthStar Church in Acworth. The ABA Education Chairman M...
March 22, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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