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Mt. Bethel Elementary students participated in the Read-a-Thon!

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East Cobb Crime Trends: Theft of Landscape Equipment on the Rise

Cobb County Police have had three reports in the past week involving the theft of landscape equipment from landscaping companies parked on the roadway while servicing yards.  One occurred off Allgood Rd on August 22, another on Hidden Lake Ct. on August 22 and an attempt off Oak Lane west of Johnson Ferry Rd on August […]


“Welcome Back” Party for Authors Charles Martin & Lisa Patton at Book Exchange

On Monday, September 8 at 6:30pm, celebrate the return of popular authors Charles Martin and Lisa Patton who will discuss and sign their latest releases at Book Exchange. Charles Martin is the NY Times bestselling author of ten books, including his September 2 release, A LIFE INTERCEPTED. Library Journal describes it as “a beautiful story of […]


Sewell Park re-opens Sept. 6 just in time for East Marietta National Little League’s Opening Day!

Attend the Grand Re-opening of Sewell Park and kick off the Fall season for East Marietta National Little League on Saturday, September 6, 9am-3pm.  Enjoy activities galore including a bounce house, dunk tank, home run derby, swimming, Kona Ice, food vendors, a raffle and more! Don’t forget your bathing suit to swim in the newly renovated […]


Interested in Sprayberry Baseketball? Tryout meeting is September 4.

Any boys interested in trying out for Sprayberry High School basketball this season should plan to attend an important informational meeting on Thursday, September 4 at 8:10am in room 510. If you cannot attend or if you miss the meeting, you should check with Coach Carver for the information. Sprayberry High School is located at Sprayberry High School, […]


RUMC’s to host Avalon Career Fair on September 8

  Roswell United Methodist Church’s Job Networking ministry is excited to announce that it will host a community-wide job fair for Alpharetta’s new Avalon development on Monday, September 8. More  than 40 employers will be hiring during this first phase of development and will ultimately hire more than 4,000 people. The career fair will be held […]


Labor Day: By the Numbers

The first Labor Day occurred on Tuesday September 5, 1882, in New York City. Number of Americans that are vacationing during Labor Day: 33 million (Source: Dana Jones)   Where is your Labor Day destination? Click “Chime In” to comment on our Facebook page. We’d love to hear from you!


We Have a Winner! *Facebook Friday Freebie*

                    Is everyone ready for our favorite time of the week? That’s right- it’s time to announce this week’s Facebook Freebie winner! The Lucky East Cobber who wins a Complimentary Exam and Digital X-rays from Johnson Ferry Dentistry is ………Brian Kolis!!! Congrats Brian  !! Please email […]


Government Offices CLOSED for Labor Day

All Cobb County Government offices will be closed on Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day. They will resume regular hours on Tuesday, September 2.   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!


Up to 65% Off Labor Day Sale at The Cook’s Warehouse

Shop The Cook’s Warehouse this Labor Day weekend for savings throughout the store! Specials include: Save 46% on All-Clad Slow Cooker Save 65% on Nespresso Maestria Crema Save $100 off Vitamix And much more! The Cook’s Warehouse is located in Merchant’s Walk shopping  center next to Whole Foods, 1311 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 568, Marietta 30068. More […]


Sprayberry Drama presents Dessert Cabaret

Sprayberry High’s Drama Department will host their Dessert Cabaret Fundraiser Sept 5-6. Enjoy two nights full of songs and sweets in Sprayberry’s Theatre. Dessert service begins at 7pm and the show begins at 7:30. Stage seating with dessert buffet is only $10 and audience seating with no dessert is $6. Stage seating is limited to 60 a night so […]


CHADD offers Parent Support Groups

Looking for a Peer Parent Support Group? Does your child have one of the many acronyms that is covered under Behavioral Issues? (ADD, ADHD, ODD, EBD, etc…) This Group is for parents, caregivers, or guardians of these special kids. Topics will cover kids from PK to College. Parent Support Group Upcoming Meeting Dates: September 25th - Back to School […]