East Cobber http://www.eastcobber.com Your source for East Cobb news and information Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:01:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.3 Photo of the Dayhttp://www.eastcobber.com/photo-of-the-day-1346 http://www.eastcobber.com/photo-of-the-day-1346#respond Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:01:12 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=72113 LIKE THIS 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 event.  Send […]

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9.1.15

Thanks Sherlock’s at Roswell and Robinson Roads for adding a little levity to the day.

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Georgia Fall Festivals offer fun for everyonehttp://www.eastcobber.com/georgia-fall-festivals-offer-fun-for-everyone http://www.eastcobber.com/georgia-fall-festivals-offer-fun-for-everyone#respond Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:15:28 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=72116   Looking for Fall festivals around Georgia? Check out Funtober’s list of September and October fall festivals in Atlanta and beyond. A quick glance at the list reveals a really diverse set of parties celebrating fall, the harvest, specific crops, craft beer, and even hummingbirds. You should definitely be able to find an enjoyable way to […]

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Looking for Fall festivals around Georgia? Check out Funtober’s list of September and October fall festivals in Atlanta and beyond. A quick glance at the list reveals a really diverse set of parties celebrating fall, the harvest, specific crops, craft beer, and even hummingbirds. You should definitely be able to find an enjoyable way to celebrate a weekend from this list of festivals.

How do you celebrate Fall? Visit our Facebook page or comment below and tell us your favorite Fall festival.

 

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Advertise with EAST COBBER – September 15 is the Deadline for our October issuehttp://www.eastcobber.com/advertise-with-east-cobber-feb-15-is-the-deadline-for-our-march-issue http://www.eastcobber.com/advertise-with-east-cobber-feb-15-is-the-deadline-for-our-march-issue#respond Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:20:12 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=62004     If you are not advertising in the EAST COBBER, you’re missing a great opportunity to promote your business: Exceptional market  – we serve all of East Cobb County Wide audience appeal – lively, fact-based, locally-focused reporting Print advertisers receive a free ad in our online edition Free copies to distribute from your place of […]

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If you are not advertising in the EAST COBBER, you’re missing a great opportunity to promote your business:

  • Exceptional market  – we serve all of East Cobb County
  • Wide audience appeal – lively, fact-based, locally-focused reporting
  • Print advertisers receive a free ad in our online edition
  • Free copies to distribute from your place of business
  • Great value

Visit eastcobber.com to review our affordable ad rates. Call 770-640-7070 today to place your ad!

 

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Treat your family to Food Truck Mondayhttp://www.eastcobber.com/treat-your-family-to-food-truck-monday http://www.eastcobber.com/treat-your-family-to-food-truck-monday#respond Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:40:49 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=71768   Monday just got easier! The Paper Mill Village Food Truck Fair returns today, Monday, August 31. The event features some of the most popular food trucks in the metro area as well as live entertainment in a family-friendly environment. The event also features local organizations and benefits local charities. 5-8pm. Paper Mill Village, 137 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More […]

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Monday just got easier! The Paper Mill Village Food Truck Fair returns today, Monday, August 31. The event features some of the most popular food trucks in the metro area as well as live entertainment in a family-friendly environment. The event also features local organizations and benefits local charities. 5-8pm. Paper Mill Village, 137 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: 404-237-7710 or facebook.com/PaperMillVillage.

 

 

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Register for September CERT Traininghttp://www.eastcobber.com/deadline-to-register-for-cert-training-is-thursday http://www.eastcobber.com/deadline-to-register-for-cert-training-is-thursday#respond Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:20:16 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=62897 The next CERT initial training course sponsored by the Cobb County Emergency Management Agency begins on September 8. This program provides an opportunity for Cobb County citizens to gain knowledge about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their areas and trains them in basic disaster response skills such as fire safety, light search and […]

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The next CERT initial training course sponsored by the Cobb County Emergency Management Agency begins on September 8. This program provides an opportunity for Cobb County citizens to gain knowledge about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their areas and trains them in basic disaster response skills such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.

Using the training learned in the classroom and during exercises, CERT members can assist others in their neighborhoods or workplaces following events when professional responders are not immediately available to help. Interested Cobb County citizens should be at least 16 years of age and either live, work, or worship in Cobb County.

Classes will be held at the Cobb County Emergency Operations Center (140 North Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060). The schedule for the course will be September 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24 and 29, 2015, 6-9pm.

For more information contact Kimberly Schneider at Kimberly.Schneider@cobbcounty.org the Cobb Emergency Management Agency, 140 North Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060. Operational hours are 8am – 5pm Monday through Friday.

The deadline to submit this application packet is no later than 5:00pm on Tuesday, September 1, 2015.

 

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PROBE College Fair at Northpoint Mall this Tuesdayhttp://www.eastcobber.com/probe-college-fair-at-northpoint-mall-this-tuesday http://www.eastcobber.com/probe-college-fair-at-northpoint-mall-this-tuesday#respond Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:00:27 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=72069   The PROBE College Fair, sponsored by Walton High School and Walton PTSA, will be held Tuesday, September 1, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at North Point Mall. Representatives from over 170 colleges and universities will be present to provide valuable information regarding programs of study, admission requirements, financial aid, scholarships, housing, campus life, etc.  […]

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The PROBE College Fair, sponsored by Walton High School and Walton PTSA, will be held Tuesday, September 1, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at North Point Mall.

Representatives from over 170 colleges and universities will be present to provide valuable information regarding programs of study, admission requirements, financial aid, scholarships, housing, campus life, etc.  The Fair is open to all high school students from any area high school.

We invite you and your student to head to North Point Mall for a fun, informative evening.  For a list of the colleges represented, visit PROBE College Fair.

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Corner Pizza Has the Cure for the Monday Blueshttp://www.eastcobber.com/corner-pizza-has-the-cure-for-the-monday-blues http://www.eastcobber.com/corner-pizza-has-the-cure-for-the-monday-blues#respond Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:00:09 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=72066 Got the case of the Monday blues? Come out to Corner Pizza for team trivia every Monday at 7:30pm! Take a look at their ad in our August issue on page 33 for more daily specials. Call 770-518-1701 or visit www.cornerpizza-atl.com for more info. Corner Pizza is located at 4651 Woodstock Road NE, Roswell. *Keep on […]

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Got the case of the Monday blues? Come out to Corner Pizza for team trivia every Monday at 7:30pm! Take a look at their ad in our August issue on page 33 for more daily specials. Call 770-518-1701 or visit www.cornerpizza-atl.com for more info. Corner Pizza is located at 4651 Woodstock Road NE, Roswell.

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8.31.15

East Cobb post office on Lower Roswell Road.

 

 

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This isn’t about us; it’s about you—the people of East Cobb County. Everybody has a story, and we want to hear yours. If you know of a person, group, or event that should be featured in the pages of or event that should be featured in the pages of the EAST COBBER for any reason, please call 770-640-7070 or e-mail editor@eastcobber.com to let us know.

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What’s Happening at your School?http://www.eastcobber.com/whats-happening-at-your-school-2 http://www.eastcobber.com/whats-happening-at-your-school-2#respond Sun, 30 Aug 2015 16:00:27 +0000 http://www.eastcobber.com/?p=61980   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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Celebrating good news at High Meadows 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, Marietta, GA 30068. Please include your name and telephone number as well as caption information. Captions must include the first and last names of everyone pictured in the photo.

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