Local Photographer’s Work Goes to International Exhibition


Andrea Taylor of Andrea Taylor Studio, LLC.  is honored by peers and jurors for high-quality photography. Two portraits created by Andrea Taylor of Andrea Taylor Studio in East Cobb have recently been accepted into the Loan Collection of Professional Photographers of America’s 2016 International Photographic Competition. Andrea’s work will be on display at the Henry […]

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Shallowford Falls Principal Felicia Angelle Named Principal of the Year


The Georgia PTA named Felicia Angelle, the principal of Shallowford Falls Elementary, as their 2016 Outstanding Elementary Principal of the Year. Principal Angelle, who is beginning her fifth year as principal at Shallowford Falls, was honored at the Georgia PTA Convention in June. Principals were judged on their welcoming attitude and collaboration with parents and the […]

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Walker School Wrestler Ranked #1 in Georgia


A young student wrestler from The Walker School in Marietta has been ranked #1 in Georgia! Robert Austin Westbrook, a member of the wrestling team at The Walker School in Marietta, has achieved the #1 ranking in the state of Georgia in his weight class and the #48 ranking nationwide. Westbrook is a rising 7th […]

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East Cobb Senior Center Activities Scheduled for August


All Cobb residents age 55+ are invited to participate in activities at various senior centers throughout Cobb County. The following is a list of activities scheduled at the East Cobb Senior Center located at 3332 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. Call the East Cobb Senior Center at 770-509-4900 for reservations and/or more details. Adult Coloring […]

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Frugal FunMom Activity of the Day: Explore Dunwoody Nature Center


Move through the meadow and trails of the Dunwoody Nature Center featuring four distinct habitats to explore — meadow, stream, wetlands, and forest. Dunwoody Park is beautiful in every season. Enjoy a day exploring this hidden treasure. Cost: FREE Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Where: 5343 Roberts Drive, Dunwoody 30338 >>CLICK HERE FOR MORE […]

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Frugal FunMom Activity of the Day: Read to a Dog


Do you have an independent reader who would benefit from or enjoy reading to a dog who loves stories? Bring him or her to Kennesaw Library to read to Polly the dog! Appropriate for school-age children. Cost: FREE Time: 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Where: Kennesaw Library, 2250 Lewis Street, Kennesaw >>CLICK HERE FOR MORE […]

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Frugal FunMom Activity of the Day: Head to Atlanta Zoo


Check out your local library and get a free pass to the Atlanta Zoo for a family of four! Be sure to click on the link provided link for complete instructions. Cost: FREE Time: Open 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Where: Atlanta Zoo, 800 Cherokee Avenue SE, Atlanta >>CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Got any other […]

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EAST COBBER Festival Update: Look Who’s Signed Up to Exhibit!


Look who’s signed up for this year’s EAST COBBER Festival: Atlanta Boxer Rescue BeautiControl Skin Care & Cosmetics Sponsor: B.O.S.S. (Big Orange Sanitation Services) Charm Shop by Mary Chattahoochee Nature Center East Cobb Home Team East Cobb Robotics Engel & Volkers North Atlanta Good Mews Animal Foundation H.A.S. Foundation, Inc. Jamba Juice Kona Ice of […]

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Frugal FunMom Activity of the Day: Food Truck Tuesday


Come out and get some good eats with the best food trucks in Atlanta! Enjoy the offerings from a gathering of quality mobile gourmet trucks in Smyrna and lots of music, too! Cost: FREE Time: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Where: Taylor-Brawner Park, 3180 Atlanta Road, Smyrna, 30080 >>CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Got any other […]

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