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Hitting home: Vinings native returns to Atlanta to promote her second book
July 25 served as another reunion of sorts for Mary Louise Kelly, a Vinings native now living in Washington and Florence, Italy. Promoting her second book, she spoke at the Buckhead Heritage Societ...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Views and brews: High-end sports bar opens location in Kennesaw
Sports fans rejoice: If you don’t have a man cave, enormous television set or cable line-up that includes every game in (and out) of town, there’s no longer reason to fret. Atlanta-based Hudson Gri...
July 29, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ancient art gets a twist
On Aug. 7, dk Gallery continues its tradition of a monthly theme show, but this time with a twist on the ancient art of portraiture. “About Face” will be comprised of about 50 pieces featuring dk G...
July 28, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rising to the top: Local Special Olympics gymnast competes in World Games
Special Olympics athlete Shannon Laffey takes her sport to the next level. The 19-year-old Kennesaw resident will compete in gymnastics as a member of Team USA for the Special Olympics World Games ...
July 27, 2015 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good Eatin’ Great Cause: Fourth annual benefit for SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center next month
Good food! Good meat! Good golly let’s eat for a cause! The fourth annual Good Eatin’ Great Cause benefiting SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center is Aug. 13 from 6 to 10 p.m. Sponsored by Balfour Be...
July 26, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York jury: Rapper 50 Cent must pay $2M in sex-tape lawsuit
A New York City jury has found that rapper 50 Cent must pay an additional $2 million in punitive damages to a woman featured in a sex tape posted to the Internet.
July 24, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jacket worn in by Ringo Starr in movie sells for $46K
The black wool double-breasted suit jacket that Ringo Starr wore in the 1965 Beatles movie "Help!" has sold at auction for more than $46,500.
July 24, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rocker Vince Neil drops lawsuit over social media passwords
A lawyer for Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil says the rocker got back his social media passwords after suing a consultant he hired and accusing her of posting online without his consent.
July 24, 2015 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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EU regulator recommends 1st license for malaria vaccine
The European Medicines Agency has recommended approving what would be the world's first licensed malaria vaccine, even though it's only about 30 percent effective and its protection fades over time.
July 24, 2015 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Everything is coming up roses’
On July 11, 81 members from the Georgia State Society Children of the American Revolution, Georgia State Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Georgia State Sons of the American Revolution ...
July 31, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Paran Spartans finish top ten in Dizzy Dean
The Mount Paran Spartans returned Sunday from a once in a lifetime experience for the players and families. The Spartans played in the Dizzy Dean World Series in Southaven, Mississippi. The team ma...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Animals behaving oddly
This week and next we’ll take a short summer break from advice, and I’ll share some stories from my book. This one concerns the wild animal tales I heard at a legendary (and now-defunct) restaurant...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurant of the week: Fish Thyme
Where: 3979 N. Main Street, Acworth Phone: (770) 974-2323 Prices: $5 - $20 Serves: Seafood Specialty: Crab cakes with spicy remoulade Website: www.fishthymerestaurant.com
July 29, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Walton High student is a Top Gun at Aviation Challenge
East Cobb resident Austin Phillips is a Top Gun. The rising junior at Walton High School recently attended Aviation Challenge® at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, home of SPACE CAMP and NASA’s off...
July 26, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fat sense: Scientists show we have a distinct taste for fat
Move over sweet and salty: Researchers say we have a distinct and basic taste for fat, too. But it's nowhere near as delicious as it sounds.
July 24, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ruby Rose breaks out on Netflix's 'Orange is the New Black'
American audiences were introduced to Australian actress Ruby Rose on the third season of the Netflix series "Orange is the New Black," and she's quickly become a breakout star.
July 24, 2015 03:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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WWE cuts ties with Hulk Hogan amid report that he used slurs
World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. has severed ties with Hulk Hogan.
July 24, 2015 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lifestyle changes may guard aging brain against memory loss
The latest Alzheimer's research has a clear theme: Change your lifestyle to protect your brain.
July 24, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nuns bake high-end cheesecakes to help support monastery
In the midst of quiet lives of prayer, a handful of nuns have sliced out a niche as bakers of high-end cheesecakes, so rich and creamy in flavors of chocolate, amaretto and key lime that they seem ...
July 24, 2015 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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