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Toyota to invest $50M in car-tech research at Stanford, MIT rd, MIT
UPDATE: Toyota is investing $50 million with Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in hopes of gaining an edge in an accelerating race to phase out human drivers.
September 04, 2015 03:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb & Douglas Public Health to have new Speakers Bureau program
To further its mission to keep the residents of Cobb and Douglas counties informed on immediate health concerns, such as children’s health issues, infectious/chronic diseases and access to quality ...
September 04, 2015 12:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chicken Salad Chick fundraiser to benefit MUST Ministries
For the entire month of September, Chicken Salad Chick will invite customers at its 4101 Roswell Road location in Marietta to participate in Hunger Action Month through the sale of coupon books ben...
September 04, 2015 12:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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TVA seeking public input on coal ash study
The Tennessee Valley Authority is seeking public input on a study for closing coal ash storage sites.
September 02, 2015 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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AARP Tax Aide program seeking volunteers
AARP Tax Aide, which operates several sites in Cobb County, is seeking volunteers to prepare federal and state of Georgia tax returns. In 2014, over 38,000 returns were processed at no charge at 11...
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Bank 2Q cash dividened increased
United Community Banks Inc., the holding company for United Community Bank which has several branches in Cobb County, reported that its Board of Directors increased its regular quarterly cash divid...
September 02, 2015 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upcoming events for the Acworth Business Association
The Acworth Business Association will have the following events in September: ♦ Sept. 3 at 11 a.m. will be the ABA Orientation at NorthStar Church, 3413 Blue Springs Road in Kennesaw. Participants ...
August 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Andretti Indoor Karting and Games hosts job fair
Andretti Indoor Karting and Games will host a three-day job fair, Sept. 1 to 3, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., to fill staffing needs for their new 100,000-plus square foot entertainment and corporate team...
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Kroger launches ‘Pour It Forward’ program
More than 12.5 million families face hunger and malnutrition in America and look to local food pantries to provide their essential food items. And while milk is one of the most requested items, it ...
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US jobless rate falls to 7-year low; Fed move still unclear
The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve in deciding whether to raise interest rates f...
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Georgia Motor Trucking Association plans seminar
The Marietta-based Georgia Motor Trucking Association, in conjunction with the Savannah-based law firm of Bouhan Falligant LLP, Fleet Risk Management Inc., Logistics Marketing Solutions and Jackson...
September 04, 2015 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Market corrections and selling during the downswing
While you can usually see a market decline in the making, last week was a bit different. The financial markets have been pleasantly devoid of volatility for more than a year — until last week. The ...
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Apple, Google bring smartphone functions to car dashboards
Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.
September 03, 2015 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Key revenue measure still falling at Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines Inc. said Wednesday that a key revenue measure fell again in August, further indication that spotty fare wars are taking a financial toll on the airlines.
September 02, 2015 01:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officers complete GPSTC course
Officer Christopher Frew and Officer Charles Petrea of the Cobb County Public Safety Training Academy completed a course in Advanced Traffic Law conducted by the Georgia Police Academy Division of ...
September 02, 2015 12:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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MBA to hold special judges event
The Marietta Business Association will have its September monthly luncheon on Sept. 14 from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Mansour Center, 995 Roswell Street in Marietta. Buffet opens at 11:30 a.m. Th...
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NOVA announces new recruiter
Jacob Terrell recently joined the Kennesaw office of NOVA Engineering and Environmental as a corporate recruiter. He has more than four years of recruiting experience that includes multiple medium-...
September 02, 2015 12:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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James Pressley elected to Marietta-based Landmark Bancshares' board of directors
Landmark Bancshares Inc. president and CEO Stan Kryder announced the election of James Z. Pressley Jr. to the Board of Directors of Landmark Bancshares Inc. and First Landmark Bank. Landmark Bancsh...
August 31, 2015 12:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta Business Association to have two ribbon-cuttings
The Marietta Business Association will welcome two new businesses to Marietta. On Sept. 3 at 4:45 p.m. will be the ribbon-cutting for Double Take Cafe, 34 Powder Springs St. in Marietta; and on Sep...
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