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Check out this seriously spooky East Cobb Halloween Graveyard. Have a frightfully fun week East Cobbers!

Do you have a Halloween photo or video you'd like to share? Email cynthia@eastcobber.com. Happy Halloween!

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FREE Electronics Recycling this Saturday

East Cobb Eagle Scout Rob James will host a FREE community-wide electronics recycling event on Saturday, November 1, 9am-1pm in the parking lot at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, 955 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta 30068. The motto is “If you can plug it in, we can recycle it.” All electronics will be recycled free of charge with the […]

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Halloween treats for your furriest friend

A lot of money is being spent on candy for kids on Halloween, but your dog doesn’t have to be left out of the fun of getting a treat.  You can get healthy and fun treats at the Dog City Bakery in East Cobb.   I love going in the shop to say hello to Marcia Lain, […]

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Have a hauntingly good time! Community Events October 31 – November 6.

  There’s no trick to it, this week’s calendar is full of treats for the whole family! For even more to do, check out our online calendar HERE. Every Tuesday and Saturday, Feeding Time at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. Join a naturalist for an in-depth look at one of their resident animals as they are being fed. […]

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Add some Halloween fun to your family prayer

Halloween means an abundance of candy around the house. Put some of that sugar to a sweeter use with this Fun Family Prayer idea from the Christian Broadcasting Network. Use M & M’s candy to help focus your family’s prayers of intercession for others. Pass around a bag or bowl of M & M’s the […]

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Fall back this Sunday. Don’t forget to change your clocks.

Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 2, at 2am. Make sure you set your clocks back an hour. Enjoy that extra hour of sleep East Cobbers!   LIKE THIS BLOG? Then you’ll love our newsletter! Click HERE to sign up for our weekly e-newsletter and be a neighbor in the know!

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Advance Voting ends Friday

  This is the last week to take advantage of Advance Voting for the Nov. 4 General Election. All of the Advance Voting locations and information is below. Cobb County voters can advance vote at any of the following locations: Main Elections Office (736 Whitlock Ave., Marietta) 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Mondays-Fridays, through Oct. 31 East […]

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MBCA wins two volleyball championships

Mt. Bethel Christian Academy (MBCA) won the North Atlanta Metro League’s (NAML) Volleyball Championship for both their A and B teams in the AA division.  MBCA’s A Girls Volleyball Team has won the trophy for six of the nine years they have been a part of the league (2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2014). […]

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Have a festive Fall! Add seasonal decor throughout your home.

                        Say goodbye to summer and bring in the rich colors of fall with these quick and easy decorating ideas. Etch your pumpkins-why not add a little twist to your pumpkin carving?  Etching pumpkins is an artistic way to display your house number, initials […]

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Trick or treat, give kids something free to eat at IHOP this Halloween

  As Halloween approaches, be very afraid—and also a little hungry—because participating IHOP® restaurants in the Atlanta area are bringing back one of their most beloved traditions for kids:  the “Scary Face” pancake joins the “Just For Kids” menu, beginning October 1 and lasting throughout the month. And as a special Halloween treat, on October 31, […]

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Wheeler students attend the 2014-2015 ADDO Chick-Fil-A Leadership Academy

  On October 9, 2014 a group of Wheeler students, accompanied by Dr. Crooks and Mr. Barnes, attended the Chick-Fil-A Leadership Academy during the Fall Kick Off conference at McEachern High School.  Chris Darley served as the local Chick-Fil-A Operator Sponsor. Do you know an East Cobb teen with a noteworthy accomplishment? Email cynthia@eastcobber.com. Include […]

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Three New Tenants Now Open at The Avenue East Cobb

The Avenue East Cobb announced College Station Sports, barre3 and The Ivory Company are now open. The three new retailers join the outdoor lifestyle center’s dynamic mix of local boutiques, national retailers and service providers. College Station Sports, which is located next to Bed Bath & Beyond, offers licensed professional and collegiate sports team apparel and gifts […]