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Meeting to discuss future growth of Dobbins Air Reserve Base

Cobb County staff will host the second public workshop for the Dobbins Air Reserve Base Joint Land Use Study 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30, at Marietta High School. Attend this meeting to learn more about the compatibility issues identified and to provide input on priorities. The goal of the study is to protect the viability […]

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Opportunity to safely dispose of medications at free event

Keep Cobb Beautiful staff will offer another Medication Disposal Day for the public 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25. The event will be held at two locations: Precinct 1/Superstation 8, 2380 Cobb Parkway NW, Kennesaw and Cobb and Douglas Public Health, 1650 County Services Parkway, Marietta. The largest source of pharmaceutical byproducts in our drinking […]

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MarketPlace 120 celebrating Halloween this Thursday

  MarketPlace 120 is having a Halloween Party and Costume Contest with prizes, live music and refreshments on Thursday, October 23, 7-10pm. MarketPlace 120 is a 14,000-square foot gallery space offering a diverse collection of art, antiques, gifts and decor from more than 50 local artisans. MarketPlace 120, 562 Wylie Road in Marietta. More info: […]

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Tickets available for Chicago

The 1920s come roaring back with a vengeance when the six‐time Tony Award-winning musical “Chicago” makes its Atlanta Lyric Theatre debut Oct. 24-Nov. 9 at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre, 548 S. Marietta Pkwy., Marietta. Tickets are available by calling (404) 377‐9948 or visiting www.AtlantaLyricTheatre.com.   LIKE THIS BLOG? Then you’ll love our newsletter! Click […]

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AAA Promotes “National Teen Driver Safety Week”

Experience behind the wheel may matter more than age when it comes to the safety of young-adult drivers, according to two new studies by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. These results suggest that states could reduce road crashes, fatalities and injuries by extending graduated driver licensing (GDL) laws to novice drivers beyond age 17. […]

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East Cobb Resident joins SK Commercial Realty as EVP

Dena Rodrigues, CPM has joined SK Commercial Realty as Executive Vice President of Business Development & Property Management. Rodrigues brings more than 15 years of experience working in the metro Atlanta market. “We are proud to add and welcome a talented resource like Dena to our growing team,” said Hugh Scott, III, CEO SK Commercial […]

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Meet our October Pet of the Month: Woody

Animal/Breed: Yorkie Age & Gender: 5 yrs, male Favorite Food: Whatever his sister, Sophie, is eating Favorite Person: His daddy (unless Mom’s around) Best Trick: Batting those big brown peepers Turn Ons: Calling him a good boy Turn Offs: Calling him a bad boy Favorite Toy: His horsey Last Seen: Growling at chipmunks at the […]

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Oktoberfest at East Cobb Senior Center

Oktoberfest Wednesday, October 29 11:30am $10 Cobb residents | $12 Non-residents It is autumn and October which means it is time for Oktoberfest. Come for hot pretzels, root beer, brats, sauerkraut, German potato salad and apple strudel. Live oom pah pah music by The Happy Wanderers. All Cobb residents age 55+ are invited to participate […]

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8 Easy Ways to Decorate Pumpkins

  Searching for some inspiration for your Fall decor? Check out these ideas from Southern Living and go beyond the jack-o-lantern. Paint, etch, and tack your pumpkins for instant seasonal decor. It’s simple to decoratie pumpkins with just a few supplies from the hardware or crafts store. Festive party decorations like flower/pumpkin combinations add a […]

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League of Women Voters Marietta-Cobb SPLOST Forum is Oct. 29

The League of Women Voters Marietta-Cobb will host a SPLOST Forum on Wednesday, October 29, 7-9pm, at Cobb County Commissioner Building, 100 Cherokee Street Marietta, GA. 30090. Featured speakers will be Lance Lamberton, founder and Chairman of the Cobb Taxpayers Association and Justin O’Dell, Co-Chair of Secure Cobb’s Future. Attend to learn more about SPLOST before voting […]

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Kennesaw State University Sports + Entertainment Park hosts two-day Owl-O-Ween

  Kennesaw State University Sports + Entertainment Park will host the second annual Owl-O-Ween Hot Air Balloon Festival Oct. 25-26. Atlanta’s only hot air balloon event is also billed as Atlanta’s largest costume party and features tethered balloon rides. This spectacular event attracted more than 20,000 attendees last year and has now expanded the number […]