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  1. Sandy Springs Unveils Proposed Intersection Improvement PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Dozens of Sandy Springs residents poured into Temple Sinai Tuesday evening to review proposed intersection improvements needed due to the relocation of Heards Ferry Elementary School. The city hosted a public information open house featuring preliminary design plans to improve the intersections of Heards Ferry Road and Raider Drive, Powers Ferry Road and Heards Drive, Powers Ferry Road at Dupree and Interstate North Parkway and Riveredge Parkway.

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  2. Bodker: Billboards Are "Coming Soon" To Johns CreekRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... With that decision, we will eventually see billboards much like the ones that recently went up in Alpharetta, Sandy Springs, and Milton. Between now and then, please know that we are doing what we can to protect the visual appeal of our city and ...

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  3. Reader Photos from Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Ground-BreakingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... in 2016, will be in the same location as the existing Peachtree Dunwoody house, 5420 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Sandy Springs. A sneak peak of the new house is available online. Have a news tip? Email kristal.dixon@patch.com. You can also post your ...

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  4. Feds approve 285/400 interchange improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Gov. Nathan Deal's office Tuesday announced the Federal Highway Administration approved the Atlanta Transportation Improvement Plan, which includes funding for Interstate 285/Ga. 400 interchange project in Sandy Springs.

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  5. Sandy Springs To Celebrate Retiring Fire Chief On ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    The community is invited to celebrate the tenure of Jack McElfish from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at the City Center Green, located on Sandy Springs Circle at Johnson Ferry Road next to Fire Station 2. A picnic lunch will be served. Chief McElfish announced his retirement in January, following a 51-year career in fire/rescue service, with more than 33 years serving in the role of fire chief.

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  6. Open House For Sandy Springs Intersection Improvements on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Patch.com

    The city of Sandy Springs on Tuesday will host an open house to discuss improvements it plans to make due to the relocation of Heards Ferry Elementary School. The open house, scheduled for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sept.

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  7. Column: Historic columns found a home in BuckheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... Buckhead. I try to ensure each column I write has a connection no matter how tenous to Brookhaven, Buckhead, Sandy Springs or Vinings, in keeping with the name of the newspaper. We are a community paper, after all. The basis for the original story ...

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  8. 2014 Naturalization Ceremony at Chattahoochee River NRARead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area

    Sandy Springs, Ga.: In celebration of National Public Lands Day, Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area will host its second-annual naturalization ceremony with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service At 10:00 a.m., 70 new citizens will take the oath of citizenship on Hewlett Field at Island Ford, 1978 Island Ford Parkway, Sandy Springs, Georgia, 30350. "What better place to be sworn in as a new citizen of the United States than in one of our incredible national parks?" asked Bill Cox, CRNRA Superintendent.

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  9. Sandy Springs Police Organizes Drug Take-Back DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Patch.com

    The Sandy Springs Police Department will once again participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration's Drug Take Back Day on Saturday. The agency will be accepting unused or unwanted prescription drugs or over-the-counter medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept.

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  10. City to host performing arts center charette meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The city of Sandy Springs Friday announced it is seeking input from directors for arts organizations, theater, dance groups, music promoters, visual arts organizations and youth and business programs to participate in an interactive charrette, which will take place Oct. 7 at Heritage Sandy Springs, 6110 Bluestone Road. The charrette is intended to gain feedback from these groups on their organization's potential uses for the city's planned performing arts facility, including how the variety of programming uses will impact an annual calendar, amenities needs, back of house requirements and seating.

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  11. City making grants available to organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The city of Sandy Springs announces the availability of fiscal 2015 grant funding for eligible nonprofits and community organizations that serve residents of Sandy Springs. The available funding pool is $50,000.

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  12. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... Police have made an arrest in connection with a double homicide that happened inside an apartment complex in Sandy Springs. Police have made an arrest in connection with a double homicide that happened inside an apartment complex in Sandy Springs. ...

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  13. City to close roads for Sandy Springs FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The city of Sandy Springs Tuesday announced four roads will be closed this weekend for the 29th annual Sandy Springs Festival, set for Saturday and Sunday. Festival hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

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  14. Chattahoochee Recreation Area To Host Naturalization CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Patch.com

    ... will take the oath of citizenship on Hewlett Field at Island Ford , which sits at 1978 Island Ford Parkway in Sandy Springs. "What better place to be sworn in as a new citizen of the United States than in one of our incredible national parks?" asked ...

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  15. Sandy Springs Changes Location for Open House on Road ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Patch.com

    The city of Sandy Springs has changed the location for its open house on improvements it plans to make due to the relocation of Heards Ferry Elementary School. The open house, scheduled for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. will now be held at Temple Sinai, located at 5645 Dupree Drive NW.

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  16. Woodworking Store Opens With Prizes, Demos, and Guest AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Patch.com

    Rockler Woodworking and Hardware will hold a grand opening event in Sandy Springs on Sept. 27 that features door prizes, product demonstrations, and a special guest appearance from professional woodworker and writer Chris Marshall.

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  17. Sandy Springs Police Release Video, Timeline of Target ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Patch.com

    The Sandy Springs Police Department has released surveillance video outside Target on Roswell Road in connection to Sunday's shooting that left one person injured. Larry J. Walls, 28, of Milwaukee was arrested following the incident, which occurred at The Prado Sandy Springs shopping center at 5610 Roswell Road.

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  18. Ronald McDonald Charities To Expand Sandy Springs HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Patch.com

    The Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities next week will break ground on their plans to expand its Sandy Springs facility . Anyone who wishes to attend is asked to park at Church of the Redeemer, located at 5185 Peachtree Dunwoody Road.

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  19. Police Make Arrest in Shooting Outside Sandy Springs TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Patch.com

    Detectives with the Sandy Springs Police Department have arrested a Wisconsin man in connection to a drug deal and shooting outside Target Sunday evening. Larry J. Walls, 28, of Milwaukee was arrested following the incident, which occurred at The Prado Sandy Springs shopping center at 5610 Roswell Road.

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  20. Woodworking Store Opens Sandy Springs LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Patch.com

    Rockler Woodworking and Hardware's new location in Sandy Springs is gearing up for a formal grand opening on Saturday, Sept. 27, with a full schedule of woodworking demonstrations, special appearances and product giveaways.

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