GENEALOGY SOCIETY PRESENTS GEOGRAPHY AND GENEALOGIST SPEAKER

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The Genealogy Society of Cobb County Georgia will have its monthly meeting with the program “Looking in All the Right Places: An Overview of Geography & Genealogy” on Tuesday, July 26 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Marietta. Special guest Karen Molohon, a genealogist with 35 years of genealogy research […]

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GEORGIA TAX-FREE DAY IS JULY 30-31

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Next Saturday and Sunday Georgians will be able to save on several items your kids may need before heading back into the classroom. Throughout the weekend, shoppers won’t have to pay state and local sales tax on things like clothing and school supplies. The Georgia Department of Revenue announced the Georgia Sales Tax Holiday 2016 […]

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FRUGAL FUNMOM ACTIVITY OF THE DAY: PDK AIRPORT PARK

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Head over to the Peachtree DeKalb Airport’s PDK Park to play on airplane-themed playgrounds and watch planes land and take off. Pack lunch and have a picnic in the gazebo! Cost: Free Time: All Day Location: 2000 Airport Road, Atlanta 30341 >>CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Got any other affordable and fun things to do […]

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

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Like the Photo? Your mission should you choose to accept: take some pictures and then share them with our online community. We are always looking for local photos that capture the wonder of our East Cobb world – from a birthday pic, to a photo of your backyard garden, to an image from a special […]

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COBB COUNTY SCHOOLS RELEASE BUS ROUTES

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Kindergarten and First Grade Ride Alongs will be Friday, July 29 2016-2017 CCSD bus routes for the new school year are available on the CCSD website. Bus runs and maps will be posted at the local school for review prior to the first day of school. Kindergarten and First Grade Ride Along will be Friday, […]

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EAST COBBER FRUGAL FUNMOM FIELD TRIPS THIS WEEK: JULY 23–29

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We’ve lined up lots of fun activities to keep your little ones busy before school starts August 1 (Really? Ugh!). The Frugal FunMom is proud to bring you the best free field trips for the family! Have a great last week of summer break, everybody!   Saturday, July 23 Enjoy Some Ice Cream! Head to […]

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ADVANCE VOTING OPEN FOR JULY 26 RUNOFF ELECTION

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There are two races from the May 24 General Primary and Nonpartisan Election that require a runoff on Tuesday, July 26. The 2016 Georgia Republican Primary has been extended in Cobb County with the July 26 runoff between incumbent Commission Chairman Tim Lee and challenger Mike Boyce, a retired Marine Colonel. With no Democratic challenger, […]

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SENIOR SAFETY DAY SCHEDULED NEXT THURSDAY

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This summer, Cobb County Safety Village staff is hosting a series of Senior Safety Days, highlighting hazards in the home. The free program includes information on fall prevention, home and fire safety, home security, identity theft and fraud tips. The final summer Senior Safety Day will be held 10:00 a.m. – noon on July 28 […]

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