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We have a WITW Winner!

And the t-shirt goes to… Colleen Gleason Simon! Colleen was the first to correctly identify today’s WITW photo as Common Quarter. Good job Colleen!

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Where in the world (well, East Cobb) was this photo taken?

 

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!

CLICK to visit the EASTCOBBER.com Photo Archives.

*Facebook Friday Freebie! Enter to Win a $25 Gift Certificate to The Corner Shop!*

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Top of the morning to y’all!  This week’s Facebook Friday Freebie is brought to you by our friends from across the pond, The Corner Shop… So chivvy up and enter to win a $25 gift certificate to The Corner Shop!

The Freebie:

One lucky East Cobber will win a $25 gift certificate to spend at The Corner Shop! That’s $25 worth of British bliss- on the house!

Located on the south side of the Marietta Square next to Pendleton, The Corner Shop stocks British foods, sweets, drinks, tea, gifts and souvenirs. Owner Tina Barnes, who now calls Marietta home, is a Wales native, and opened the shop in April of 2009. The Corner Shop supplies a wide range of British grocery items, British sodas and frozen foods including back bacon, sausages, pies, pasties, black pudding, potato scones and teas.  The shop also carries candy, jewelry, clothing and other UK inspired items. Don’t forget to check their website for special orders! For more information, including hours of operation and more, visit www.thecornershopga.com.
How to Enter:

Go to http://www.facebook.com/eastcobberand and tell us your favorite thing about the British (The food, movies, accent, rock singers?). Check back after 9 pm at http://www.facebook.com/eastcobber to see if you’re a winner!

MORE RULES:

  1. You must be a follower of EAST COBBER to win. Click HERE
  2.  You must “LIKE” EAST COBBER on Facebook. Click HERE

EXTRA CHANCES:
* One extra entry if you follow EAST COBBER on Twitter. Click 
HERE
* One extra entry if you share this giveaway on Facebook!


* Please leave a comment telling us how many entries you have! (1 for following and liking EAST COBBER, and 2 optional entries) That’s 3 more ways to win!

 

Thank you to the The Corner Shop for this week’s Freebie!
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The Corner Shop
114 S Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060
(770)794-8747

www.thecornershopga.com

www.facebook.com/THECORNERSHOPGA

 

We have a WITW winner!

And the t-shirt goes to…Debra Pae Robey! Debra was the first person to correctly identify today’s WITW photo as Ted’s Montana Grill on Johnson Ferry Road. Congratulations Debra!

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Where in the world (well, East Cobb) was this photo taken?

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!

CLICK to visit the EASTCOBBER.com Photo Archives.

We Have a Winner! *Facebook Friday Freebie*

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It’s Friday night, and all of our East Cobbers know what that means- it’s time to name our Facebook Friday Freebie winner! For a chance to win 4 tickets to the Marietta Gone With the Wind museum, we asked for your favorite actor from the epic film, and it seems that Vivian Leigh takes the cake here in East Cobb! Now for tonight’s winner, let’s all give Karla Kemerling a big round of applause. Congrats Karla! Please email jen@eastcobber.com to claim your fantastic freebie.

Didn’t win? Don’t fret! EAST COBBER brings you wonderful ways to win each and every Wednesday and Friday on our contest blog and Facebook page. Good luck!

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Do you know an exceptional East Cobb mom? Nominate her for Mother of the Year!

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Cicley Gay, EAST COBBER’s 2013 Mother of the Year, pictured with her sons Micah and Malik.

Nothing can quite compare to a Mother’s love and we want you to nominate your mom for our annual EAST COBBER Mother of the Year contest.

All EAST COBBER readers are encouraged to nominate a mother who either lives or works in East Cobb County to be this year’s EAST COBBER Mother of the Year. In 200 words or less, explain why this woman should receive this honor. The Mother of the Year will appear on the front cover of the May edition of the EAST COBBER, participate in our annual Parade, and be eligible to receive gifts from local merchants.

Mail your essay along with photo to: EAST COBBER, P.O. Box 680455, Marietta, GA 30068 or E-mail contests@eastcobber.com or CLICK HERE FOR THE ENTRY FORM!

Deadline for entries is April 7, 2014! 

 

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*It’s another Facebook Friday Freebie!* Enter to win 4 Tickets to the Marietta Gone with the Wind Museum

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You’ve read the world famous story, and seen the epic film. Now it’s time to make history come to life with this week’s freebie!  Enter to win admission for 4 to the Marietta Gone with the Wind Museum!

The Freebie:

One lucky East Cobber will win admission for 4 to the Marietta Gone with the Wind Museum, Scarlett on the Square- for free!

Since its grand opening in April 2003, The Marietta Gone with the Wind Museum: Scarlett on the Square, has been a mainstay in downtown Marietta. Located in the historic Old Thomas Warehouse Building, the museum features an extensive collection of memorabilia provided by Dr. Christopher Sullivan .  The Gone with the Wind Museum is a popular part of walking tours of the Square, and is a must see for any and all Gone with the Wind fans. And don’t forget to visit the gift shop after the tour!

The museum is located on Whitlock Avenue in historic Marietta Square, and is open Monday thru Saturday from 10am to 5pm. The museum space is also available for rentals and events.  For more information, including ticket prices and more, please visit the museums website: http://www.gwtwmarietta.com.

How to Enter:

Go to http://www.facebook.com/eastcobberand name your favorite actor in this star-studded, historical epic film of the Old South: Vivien Leigh? Clark Gable? Leslie Howard?  Olivia de Havilland? Or maybe Oscar-award winning Hattie McDaniel?

Check back after 9 pm at http://www.facebook.com/eastcobber to see if you’re a winner!!

MORE RULES:

  1. You must be a follower of EAST COBBER to win. Click HERE
  2.  You must “LIKE” EAST COBBER on Facebook. Click HERE

EXTRA CHANCES:
* One extra entry if you follow EAST COBBER on Twitter. Click 
HERE
* One extra entry if you share this giveaway on Facebook!


* Please leave a comment telling us how many entries you have! (1 for following and liking EAST COBBER, and 2 optional entries) That’s 3 more ways to win!

 

Thank you to the Marietta Gone with the Wind Museum for this week’s Freebie!

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18 Whitlock Avenue NW

Marietta, Georgia 30064

(770) 794-5576

http://www.gwtwmarietta.com

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Marietta-Gone-With-the-Wind-Museum/183338465150?ref=stream

 
 

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We have a WITW Winner!

And the t-shirt goes to…Ron Compton. Ron was the first person to correctly identify today’s WITW photo as Sprayberry Dental!

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Where in the world (well, East Cobb) was this photo taken?

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!

CLICK to visit the EASTCOBBER.com Photo Archives.

We Have a Winner! *Facebook Friday Freebie*

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Happy Friday East Cobbers! For this week’s Facebook Friday Freebie giveaway, we asked what projects you all have planned for spring, and it sounds as though everyone is going to be very busy bees indeed!  Without further ado,  let’s all congratulate this week’s winner….Missy Mary Oberman! Missy just won 4 tickets to the Atlanta Spring Home Show at the Cobb Galleria March 21-23. What luck! Missy, please email jen@eastcobber.com to claim your fantastic freebie.

Not a winner? Not to worry!  EAST COBBER brings you wonderful ways to win each and every Wednesday and Friday on our contest blog and Facebook page. Good luck!

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*Facebook Friday Freebie! Enter to Win 4 Tickets to the Spring Atlanta Home Show!*

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Whether you’re looking for a new hands on DIY project, or just browsing for ideas, this week’s freebie is sure to help you nail the perfect project!  Enter to win 4 free tickets to the 36th Annual Spring Atlanta Home Show!   

The Freebie:

One lucky East Cobber will score admission for 4 to the Spring Atlanta Home Show at the Cobb Galleria.  That’s a $40 value- for free!

The Spring Atlanta Home Show, Georgia’s largest home show, will bring together over 350 exhibitors showcasing the latest home improvement products and services, along with three days’ worth of exciting speakers including HGTV and DIY Network’s Ahmed Hassan, March 21-23 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Take advantage of one-stop shopping for everything for your home, inside and out and talk face to face with participating companies offering you the latest home remodeling products and services. Atlanta’s largest Home Show – three days only at the Cobb Galleria Centre! For more information, including ticket prices more, please visit: http://www.atlantahomeshow.com.

 

How to Enter:

Go to http://www.facebook.com/eastcobberand let us know what exciting spring home projects you have planned.  Don’t forget to check back after 9 pm at http://www.facebook.com/eastcobber to see if you’re a winner!!

MORE RULES:

  1. You must be a follower of EAST COBBER to win. Click HERE
  2.  You must “LIKE” EAST COBBER on Facebook. Click HERE

EXTRA CHANCES:
* One extra entry if you follow EAST COBBER on Twitter. Click 
HERE
* One extra entry if you share this giveaway on Facebook!


* Please leave a comment telling us how many entries you have! (1 for following and liking EAST COBBER, and 2 optional entries) That’s 3 more ways to win!

 


Thank you to the The Atlanta Home Show for this week’s Freebie!

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SHOW HOURS
Friday, March 21: 10am-6pm
Saturday, March 22: 10am-7pm
Sunday, March 23: Noon-6pm

 

Cobb Galleria Centre
2 Galleria Parkway Southeast
Atlanta, GA 30339

www.atlantahomeshow.com

www.facebook.com/AtlantaHomeShow

We have a WITW Winner!

And the tshirt goes to…Teresa Bergman-Rich, the first person to correctly identify today’s WITW photo as LA Fitness – Sprayberry.  

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Where in the world (well, East Cobb) was this photo taken?

 

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!

CLICK to visit the EASTCOBBER.com Photo Archives.