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Zaxby’s opens 8th Marietta location Monday
Zaxby’s will celebrate the grand opening of its eighth location at 3405 Dallas Highway SW in Marietta on Monday by giving away a Fanatic Pack of 52 Free Dealz, a free item at Zaxby’s each week for ...
January 31, 2015 09:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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US economy slowed last quarter, but signs are pointing up
The U.S. economy slowed in the final three months of 2014, but a burst in consumer spending and the prospect of continued low energy prices are bolstering confidence that growth will strengthen thi...
January 30, 2015 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Real estate investment can quickly become a job
Many investors see residential real estate as the “perfect” investment. Investors often think they will buy a house and rent it for $1,000, and then every year, raise the rent 3 percent. On paper, ...
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'Anonymized' credit card data not so anonymous, study shows
Credit card data isn't quite as anonymous as promised, a new study says.
January 29, 2015 03:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leading automotive supplier to expand in McMinn County
A leading global automotive supplier plans to build a new facility in McMinn County that's expected to create as many as 400 new jobs.
January 29, 2015 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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1st time advertisers gamble on Super Bowl ads
More Super Bowl ad rookies will be trying to score a touchdown this Sunday.
January 28, 2015 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bennett Thrasher OK for entertainment tax incentive procedures
Cumberland-based Bennett Thrasher LLP has been approved by the Empire State Development Corporation to perform procedures to help entertainment companies claim New York tax incentives. Bennett Thra...
January 27, 2015 08:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sterling Risk Advisors names new principal
Danny Sellers of Duluth has been named a principal at Sterling Risk Advisors, 2500 Cumberland Parkway SE in the Cumberland area. He has more than 20 years of experience specializing in risk managem...
January 27, 2015 08:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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MeadWestvaco, Rock-Tenn join to form $16B packaging behemoth
Rock-Tenn and MeadWestvaco will join forces to create a $16 billion global packaging company, driving down its own costs and possibly gaining the scale to better dictate prices.
January 26, 2015 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb County Chamber of Commerce lauds leaders at 73rd annual dinner
The Cobb Chamber of Commerce celebrated the accomplishments of 2014 at the 73rd Annual Dinner celebration on Jan. 24 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Over 1,000 business and community leaders attended ...
January 31, 2015 09:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Little Marketplace now open in Austell
The Little Marketplace, 3735 Floyd Road in Austell, officially opened for business Jan. 30. The store’s hours are Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The store is a curated shop, collecti...
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KSU health care certificate program classes start soon
Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education has several professional health care certificate programs slated to begin soon. The college, named a Military Friendly S...
January 31, 2015 08:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Financial Aid Services processing announces new VP
Financial Aid Services, 180 Interstate North Parkway SE in the Cumberland area, announced Gary Byers has been appointed as vice president of its Processing Services organization. Byers will oversee...
January 31, 2015 08:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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United Community Banks, MoneyTree Corp. join
United Community Banks Inc., which has several branches in Cobb County, and MoneyTree Corporation announced Jan. 27 a definitive agreement for United to acquire MoneyTree and its wholly-owned bank ...
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Center for Family Resources installs members at dinner
The Center for Family Resources hosted its annual dinner celebration Jan. 27, installing the new 2015 board members as well as honoring the 2014 CFR board, donors, volunteers and staff.  The annual...
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Cost pressure intensifies for Southern Co. nuclear plant
The delays and cost overruns are piling up for a new plant in Georgia that was supposed to prove nuclear energy can be built affordably.
January 30, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Moore Colson announces new IT audit and consulting director
Marietta-based accounting firm Moore Colson recently announced the promotion of Patrick Daniel to IT audit and consulting director in the firm’s Risk Advisory and Compliance Practice. Patrick, who ...
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Last-ditch foreclosure hearings draw many Detroit homeowners
Hundreds of Detroit homeowners in danger of losing their properties flocked Thursday to hearings that offered a last-ditch chance to avoid foreclosure and to keep the houses from adding to the city...
January 29, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Metro Atlanta jobless rate remains unchanged at 6.4 percent
State labor officials say metro Atlanta's unemployment rate stands at 6.4 percent.
January 29, 2015 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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