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EAST COBBER Frugal FunMom Field Trip of the Day: Skate FREE at Sparkles!

  Sparkles Family Fun Center – Kids Skate Free! Beat the heat but stay active at Sparkles this summer using their Kids Skate Free program. To get the free skating passes, simply visit the website, follow the directions and start skating! The Kids Skate Free Program allows participants to skate free on Mondays, Wednesdays, and […]

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*It’s Where in the World Wednesday!* Play to WIN an I Heart East Cobb T-shirt!

  Submit your guess as a comment below or on our FACEBOOK PAGE. Be the first person with the correct answer and win an I HEART EAST COBB t-shirt! Good luck!    *Keep on top of what is going on in East Cobb County! Our weekly E-newsletter keeps you informed, for FREE! Sign up for the EAST […]

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Cobb County Frontera restaurant destroyed by fire

An early morning fire gutted a popular Mexican restaurant in Marietta. The fire at the Frontera restaurant on Powers Ferry Road was reported around 4 a.m. Tuesday. No one was inside at the time. Firefighters say flames were shooting through the roof when they arrived. Channel 2’s Audrey Washington says officials believe the fire appears […]

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New evening activities available for seniors

  This summer, Cobb Senior Services staff will host evening activities at the East Cobb Senior Center. This will be an excellent opportunity for working adults ages 55 and older to participate and experience a glimpse of the variety of events and activities available at Cobb senior centers. To view the evening activities planned in […]

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‘From the Barn to the Cross’ is Friday at Powers Ferry UMC

Powers Ferry United Methodist Church invites the community to “From the Barn…to the cross…Know that I am God”, a free puppet drama presented by the church’s P.U.S.H. (Power Using Serving Hands) ministry. The program will be Friday night, May 29 at 7pm in the Sanctuary. There will be a dessert social in the Fellowship Hall immediately […]

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Atlanta Pet rescue and Adoption at MarketPlace 120

  Atlanta Pet Rescue and Adoptions is a non-profit, no kill shelter dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating dogs and cats so they can be adopted into forever homes. APR will be at MarketPlace 120 in Marietta on Saturday May 30th from 12 pm to 6 pm with some adorable pets for adoption. There will also […]

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What’s Happening at your School?

  EAST COBBER wants to share the good news and special events going on at every East Cobb school, K-12, public or private. Please e-mail your info. and/or photos to editor@eastcobber.com.  Digital photos should be  high resolution (300dpi). You may also send your info. and photos by mail to Editor, EAST COBBER, PO Box 680455, […]

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Legislators and corporate lobbyists meet in secret at Georgia resort

East Cobb’s Sen. Judson Hill is highlighted in this report that exposes the close relationship between business interests and lawmakers within the conservative American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). Sen. Hill is a longtime member of ALEC. View the original 11alive report at http://www.11alive.com/story/news/local/investigations/2015/05/21/investigators-legislators-and-corporate-lobbyists-meet-in-secret-at-georgia-resort/27695105/   *Keep on top of what is going on in East Cobb […]

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Volunteers needed at CNC Butterfly Festival

  The Chattahoochee Nature Center needs a few more helping hands at the Butterfly Festival on Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7. Volunteers ages 16+ are needed for: Saturday, June 6 Check-in/vendor unloading – from 8am-10am Help Brewster’s Ice Cream – from 9:30-12:40 or 12:30-3:30 Help at a drink station from 9:30-12:40 or 12:30-3:30 Help […]

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Cobb recognized as best place for young people

  In a recently published list of best places for young people to live, Movoto credits Cobb with four out of the nine locations. In the article, Realtor Dean Gudlauski notes that, “The East Cobb area is well known for its excellence in schools.”   #ILoveCobb Click here to read more.   *Keep on top of what […]

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Davis Elementary student wins national essay contest

  Bizunesh Keith, a fifth grader at Davis Elementary in East Cobb, won the MLB’s National Breaking Barriers Essay Contest. Commissioner JoAnn Birrell recently joined Homer and others from the Braves organization on a surprise visit to Davis Elementary school to congratulate her. Pictured from left to right: David Banks School Board Member Post 5, Bizunesh’s […]