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Travel & Tourism celebrates this year’s successes
Cobb Travel & Tourism recently celebrated its 22nd Annual Meeting and Mixer with partners and friends at The Georgian Club on Nov. 13. The event highlighted Cobb Travel & Tourism’s 2014 accomplishm...
November 24, 2014 12:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Traton celebrates 4 OBIE Gold awards
Marietta-based builder Traton Homes took home four Gold awards at the 34th annual OBIE Awards, hosted by the Sales and Marketing Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association on Nov. 8. ...
November 22, 2014 10:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reveille Cafe raises money for MDA
To show its support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Reveille Cafe’s General Manager Robin Brandt participated in the MDA “Lock-Up” to help raise money and awareness for Muscular Dystrophy. ...
November 22, 2014 10:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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WellStar launches pediatric orthopedic service
WellStar Health System announced earlier this month the WellStar Windy Hill Hospital launched a pediatric orthopedic services program that offers pediatric orthopedic surgery to patients from birth...
November 22, 2014 10:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Polish educators visit KSU college
A group of five Polish educators from the University of Rzeszow visited Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education Nov. 8 to 16 to learn about best practices for t...
November 22, 2014 10:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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46.3 million to hit the road for Thanksgiving
NEW YORK — The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: The price of gas is at five-year lows. The bad news: A lot more people will be on the road. During the long holiday weekend, 46.3 million Americ...
November 21, 2014 01:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retirement accounts need some year-end attention

November 21, 2014 01:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Credit score company settles FTC charges for $22M
UPDATE: A company that promised customers free credit scores has agreed to pay $22 million to settle charges that it billed customers for monthly credit monitoring that they did not sign up for.
November 19, 2014 02:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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BlueLinx Holdings announces 3Q financial results
BlueLinx Holdings Inc., 4300 Wildwood Parkway in Marietta, reported financial results for the fiscal third quarter ending Oct. 4. Third quarter financial highlights were: ♦Same Center Sales of $549...
November 18, 2014 09:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Real estate educator speaks to Berkshire Hathaway agents
Tom Ferry, the nation’s top-ranked real estate educator by the Swanepoel Power 200 Power Report, recently spoke to the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties agents at a continental bre...
November 22, 2014 10:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU College of Continuing and Professional Education earns 17 awards
Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education announced that it is celebrating a record-breaking year. To date, the college has won 17 awards for its certificate prog...
November 22, 2014 10:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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J. Christopher’s helps needy children
Continuing its ongoing community support, J. Christopher’s, which has four Cobb County locations, recently raised much needed funds to support the Atlanta Community Food Bank and Make-A-Wish Georgi...
November 22, 2014 10:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Young Professionals names mentoring program pairs
Cobb Young Professionals, the Cobb Chamber of Commerce’s networking group for young professionals in their 20s and 30s, named the participants in the 2014-15 Next Generation Mentoring Program. This...
November 22, 2014 10:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Banker goes to school as ‘Teacher for a Day’
Heather Crane, a portfolio specialist at United Community Bank in Marietta, recently went back to school and got to be the teacher.  Crane visited Mableton Elementary School to educate students abo...
November 22, 2014 10:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta Community Credit launches Speakers Bureau
Delta Community Credit Union announced the establishment of a Speakers Bureau. The panel, which consists of experienced Delta Community professionals, is designed to provide accessibility to subjec...
November 22, 2014 10:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Polls: Employers still prioritize health coverage
Employers squeezed by years of rising medical costs and pressure from the health care overhaul are still making employee health insurance a priority, but that coverage may grow skimpier in the comi...
November 21, 2014 01:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia's jobless rate declines to 7.7 percent
UPDATE: Georgia's unemployment rate dropped to 7.7 percent in October, according to figures released Thursday.
November 20, 2014 12:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Study: Banking industry culture fosters cheating
UPDATE: The banking industry seems to bring out dishonesty in people, a new study suggests.
November 19, 2014 02:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Target rebounds in third quarter on solid sales
Target reported a 3.2 percent rise in its third-quarter profit and beat Wall Street expectations as shoppers spent more on beauty products, toys and back-to-school items.
November 19, 2014 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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