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♦Jessica Haswell of Marietta graduated from the University of Evansville in Evansville, Ind. ♦Zachary Green and Kasheem Hill, both of Marietta, graduated from Lafayette College in Easton, Pa., duri...
October 30, 2014 09:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Open your wings with ‘Madama Butterfly’: Atlanta Opera brings tale of love lost to Cobb Energy Centre Nov. 8, 11, 14, 16
A classic story of love and love lost will take place on the stage Nov. 8, 11, 14 and 16 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre when the Atlanta Opera debuts its new production of Giacomo Puccin...
October 29, 2014 10:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Director of High Museum to step down in July
The director of Atlanta's High Museum of Art plans to step down after 15 years in that role.
October 29, 2014 12:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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A cookie for every occasion: Family whips up memories in the kitchen along with homemade sugar tea cookies
The sweetest memories are made in the kitchen. Marietta resident Ashley Donald and her children, 5-year-old Mary Stewart, 3-year-old Anna Caroline and 1-year-old Libbie, make homemade sugar tea coo...
October 28, 2014 10:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heritage of STYLE: Menswear company in Cobb offers casual, formalwear clothing in a variety of brands
Heritage Outfitters was started in 2013 by Bret Briggs, an Atlanta native, after deciding the corporate account­ing world was not for him. Heritage Outfitters specializes in formal wear and casual ...
October 28, 2014 04:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pastor who performed gay marriage keeps ordination
A Methodist pastor who was disciplined after he officiated at the wedding of his gay son will be allowed to remain an ordained minister.
October 27, 2014 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Breast Cancer 5K Run, Walk is Nov. 1
Cobb County area residents are getting ready to put on their pink apparel and gather in Glover Park on the historic Marietta Square for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast C...
October 27, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Poll shows public wants tighter Ebola screening
Americans overwhelmingly want tougher screening for Ebola, according to a poll released as federal health authorities took new steps to do just that. Many are worried about Ebola spreading here, an...
October 26, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ghouls on parade: Neighbors, families in historic Marietta march together in Halloween Parade on Oct. 31
On Oct. 31, witches, ghouls, ghosts and a lot of little monsters will gather for the Fifth Annual Maple Avenue Halloween Parade in historic Marietta that starts at 5 p.m. The parade will march up M...
October 25, 2014 10:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sidewalk art brings smiles
ChalkFest draws more than 40,000 to Square
October 30, 2014 09:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Military salute
♦ Bush U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Coral E. Bush, daughter of Wendy and Charles Bush of Acworth, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antoni...
October 30, 2014 09:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Calendar for Oct. 30
THURSDAY, Oct. 30 Seniors ♦Aloha Day Club, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., providing stimulating, social and therapeutic programs for seniors ages 55-plus. Evaluations required. Aloha To Aging, Inc., Mt. Bet...
October 30, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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What scares you the most?
Readers tell us about things that spooked them as kids or that still freak them out. Here are their terrifying (and sometimes hilarious) memories and stories, just in time for Halloween. I posed th...
October 29, 2014 10:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta Rotary Club celebrates 95 years
The Rotary Club of Marietta celebrated 95 years of service to the community on Oct. 15 at the Marietta Country Club. The event commemorated years of service above self by Marietta Rotarians. Among ...
October 29, 2014 10:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuba tries to drive up fertility amid baby slump
Years of fewer births mean the number of working-age people in Cuba is expected to shrink starting next year, terrible news for an island attempting to jumpstart its stagnant centrally planned econ...
October 29, 2014 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Calendar for Oct. 29
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 29 Seniors ♦Aloha Day Club, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., providing stimulating, social and therapeutic programs for seniors ages 55-plus. Evaluations required. Aloha To Aging, Inc., Mt. Be...
October 29, 2014 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurant of the Week: Pressed Panini Bar
WHERE: 30 South Park Square, Marietta. PHONE: ( 770) 485-3759. OPEN: For lunch every day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. SERVES: Hot-pressed paninis, soups, salads SPECIALTY: Turkey Bacon Avocado; Peanut Bu...
October 28, 2014 10:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Calendar for Oct. 28
TUESDAY, Oct. 28 Seniors ♦GRANDparents Raising GRANDchildren, 7 p.m., Room 102, Transfiguration Church, 1815 Blackwell Road, Marietta. (770) 919-9275. ♦Covered Bridge Garden, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Free...
October 28, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tips for smart insurance shopping
It’s that time of year when companies are holding open enrollment. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia offers these tips to help consumers make educated decisions regarding their health benefits ...
October 27, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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