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Court: Georgia official can set Vidalia onion packing date
Georgia's agriculture commissioner can set a packing date for the state's famed Vidalia onions, an appeals court has ruled.
July 06, 2015 01:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acworth Business Association's Morning Jolt set for July 14 and 18
The Acworth Business Association will have its Morning Jolt event at 7:45 a.m. on July 14 and July 28 at Herron’s Coffee and Wine Bar, 4843 North Main Street in Acworth. For more information, visit...
July 06, 2015 12:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mary S. Moore named board chair at Atlanta Food Bank
Mary S. Moore, founder and CEO of The Cook’s Warehouse —which has an east Cobb location at 1311 Johnson Ferry Road in Marietta was elected as the chair of the governing board of the Atlanta Communi...
July 05, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU’s online MBA ranked a top pick for veterans
The online MBA program at Kennesaw State University’s Michael J. Coles College of Business tied for 25th place nationally in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 “Best Online MBA Programs for Vetera...
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Lockheed Martin donates $30,000 to Family Resources
Lockheed Martin and its employees donated a $30,000 gift to The Center for Family Resources 2015 Annual Fund Campaign. The campaign, which is celebrating the organization’s 55 years of service in C...
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Retiring early and investing reduced benefits
An increasingly common question we’ve seen among those in their late 50s and early 60s is, “Can I afford to retire early?” To best answer the question, you should have a comprehensive cash flow ana...
July 02, 2015 11:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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US regulator says Fiat Chrysler recall woes are widespread
A top U.S. auto safety regulator accused Fiat Chrysler of failing to provide timely and accurate recall information to her agency and said that customers also have problems getting accurate informa...
July 02, 2015 01:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Workout Anytime to open July 13
Husband-wife team Todd and Virginia Holding will open a new 6,400-square foot Workout Anytime location at 2211 Roswell Road in Marietta next to Marshalls on July 13. Workout Anytime is a fully-equi...
July 01, 2015 12:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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ABA to host luncheon with Papp
The Acworth Business Association will have a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. July 9 at NorthStar Church, 3413 Blue Springs Road in Kennesaw, with guest speaker Kennesaw State University President Daniel S. ...
July 01, 2015 12:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Regulators discuss Kemper refunds for Mississippi Power customers
Regulators plan to discuss Tuesday how to obey a state Supreme Court order to refund about $350 million that Mississippi Power Co. has collected from customers to build a power plant in Kemper County.
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Marietta's eVestment ranks high for millennials in the workforce
Marietta-based eVestment announced that after surveying almost 90,000 millennials, Great Place to Work and Fortune have recognized eVestment as one of the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials in the...
July 06, 2015 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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FrontDoor now selling homes in Cobb
FrontDoor Communities is now selling homes in its CopperLeaf community in Kennesaw. Priced from the $400s to the mid-$500s, CopperLeaf features a variety of home designs with four to five bedrooms,...
July 05, 2015 12:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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UCBI 2Q earnings to be released on July 22
United Community Banks Inc., the holding company for United Community Bank which has several branches in Cobb County, will release its second quarter financial results on July 22 before the stock m...
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Local wins 1st place in competition
Lynne Scott of Kennesaw earned first place in the Curtis 1000’s Bronze Medallion Club monthly competition. A business solutions consultant for the company since 2013, Scott achieved 125 percent of ...
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Temple Kol Emeth names youth and family director
Temple Kol Emeth, a reform congregation in east Cobb, is hiring Ezra Flom as their new Youth and Family director. For more than 10 years, Flom has crafted experiences for learners both young and ol...
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Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint attracts investors
Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint, which has two Cherokee County and five Cobb County locations, announced S&S Group LLC is joining the Uncle Maddio’s team as minority stakeholders in the company and will...
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Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods now building in historic Roswell
Before Cobb-based Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods had even broken ground on its first home in The Village on Pine, Neighborhood Sales manager Virginia Klodt had already pre-sold 30 percent of the anti...
July 02, 2015 11:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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US unemployment falls to 7-year low, but wages are flat
UPDATE: U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.3 percent and employers hired at a solid pace in June, but other gauges of the job market drew a bleaker picture: A wave of people stopped lo...
July 02, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mississippi-based regional bank buys Georgia bank
Renasant Bank of Tupelo has completed its purchase of HeritageBank of the South — based in Albany, Georgia.
July 02, 2015 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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