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Volunteer. Adopt. Donate. FURever Fest is coming soon.

  Cobb County Animal Control invites you to FURever Fest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4. The Fest will feature Police K-9 demonstrations, raffles for great prizes and special adoption rates. This is the perfect time to take home your new best friend. CCAC is located at 1060 Al Bishop Dr, Marietta […]

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Senior Soiree: BOOKED for Lunch Club Author’s Luncheon

BOOKED for Lunch Club Author’s Luncheon September 29 | 11:30am $5 Cobb residents, $6 Non-residents This month, the BOOKED for Lunch Club is reading On the Other Side, by Marianne Smith. Ms. Smith will be joining the group for of a discussion of her book based upon her life growing up in Germany during World War II. A […]

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Red Sky Tapas Now Offering Lunch and Brunch

Red Sky Tapas, the home of the dueling pianos and some of Cobb’s most innovative cuisine, is bringing the fun to the light of day. The restaurant is now offering an extensive lunch menu filled with full sized versions of some of the most popular tapas items from their dinner menu. Executive Chef and Partner […]

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Heralds of hope: Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery supports students, provides second chances

  Kennesaw State junior Erica Baldwin said her worst grade-point average in college was better than her total GPA at Walton High School. “I wasn’t too good at high school,” Baldwin, 23, said. “I had a lot of countercultural buddies that are not viewed as acceptable study tools: drugs.” Baldwin has come a long way […]

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Your PTA Membership is Powerful and Important

In the month of August, thousands of parents and students headed back to school. For the majority of students, now is a time filled with excitement as they get to find out who their new teachers are, catch up with friends and start making new ones. For  many parents, apprehension sets in as the unstructured days of summer are over and […]

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High Holy Day Services Scheduled in East Cobb

The High Holidays or High Holy Days in Judaism, more properly known as the Yamim Noraim (Hebrew: םיארונ םימי “Days of Awe”), include the holidays of Rosh Hashanah, which celebrates the Jewish New Year, and Yom Kippur, which is also known as the Day of Atonement. The following presents a list of East Cobb synagogues and congregations […]

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Attend this week’s SPLOST town hall in East Cobb

Learn more about the upcoming SPLOST at the informational meeting for District 3 from 7-9 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 25 at the East Cobb Senior Center. Residents will be able to view project lists and converse with county staff about the various projects. There will be no formal presentations, so participants may drop in any time […]

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East Marietta players attend Braves groundbreaking

The Atlanta Braves invited players from the East Marietta Little League to their recent groundbreaking. East Marietta players enjoyed the experience and even left some Sewell Park dirt on the field. It was a great day for East Marietta baseball!

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Panel discussion to focus on gang activity prevention

  The Neighborhood Safety Commission will conduct a panel discussion on Gang Activity at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 24 (please note new date) in the Board of Commissioners hearing room at 100 Cherokee Street, Bldg A, Marietta 30090. The panel members are Cobb Assistant District Attorney Mike Carlson; Cobb County Police Sgt. Tim Plunkett; Leslie […]

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New Marietta Walmart Neighborhood Market Marks Milestone

The new Walmart Neighborhood Market in East Cobb, scheduled to open this fall, moves closer to completion as associates now begin stocking shelves in preparation for its grand opening. The approximately 48,000-square-foot store, located at 3101 Roswell Road, will include a full line of groceries and an assortment of merchandise. “We’re bringing convenient shopping and […]

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7 ways to fight the flu

Flu season is fast approaching. Fight the flu with these tips from Kaiser Permanente.