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  1. A New Life for Underground Atlanta?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peach Pundit

    ... South of Underground Atlanta and Capitol Hill, there will be room for redevelopment after the Braves relocate to Cobb County. Will the WRS vision for an urban community be the phoenix to revive the heart of old Atlanta? Time will tell.

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  2. West Michigan SportsCenter Update - 4-28-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    The Detroit Red Wings lost a chance to wrap up their first-round playoff series as they fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning, ...in Game Six at Joe Louis Arena last night. Tomas Tatar scored both goals for Detroit, and now the Wings will square off with the Lightning in a Game #7 tomorrow night in Tampa.

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  3. Kennesaw Restaurant Inspection Scores: Improper Holding Temperatures, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Each item on an inspection form has a point value ranging from 1 to 9 points, with violations deducting points from a best possible score of 100.Higher points are taken for items with higher risk to cause illness, while repeat violations take even more points.

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  4. Rubber, Hit the Road: Councilman wants tires gone, says some tire...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Marietta City Councilman Grif Chalfant wants the city to do something about local tire businesses in the city limits, such as the 24/7 Used Tires on Powder Springs Street, that leave their tires out all night, causing what he says is an eyesore.

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  5. Cobb Board of Commissioners to vote on creating gym inside county government buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... year, Hagler said. The fitness center would include a workout area and a separate room for fitness classes, said Cobb County Chairman Tim Lee. Lee said the county has been working toward creating opportunities for employees to improve their health ...

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  6. County objects to townhome plan in SmyrnaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    A developer is revising his plans to build 17 townhomes on 2.5 acres near Smyrna after county staff objected to the development and the property's annexation into the city limits.

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  7. Franklin Road corridor getting a boost from the BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    THE ATLANTA BRAVES are expected to announce this morning that Dallas-based Omni Hotels and Resorts has inked a deal to build in the mixed-used development next to the team's new SunTrust Park by 2017.

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  8. Verde Pointe Dental Associates and Marietta Vet Clinic Host Spring Rescue Dog Event May 4, 2015Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Verde Pointe Dental Associates and Marietta Vet Clinic have announced a spring rescue dog event benefiting spaying an neutering efforts for Cobb County shelter pets, May 4, 2015. One hundred percent of proceeds will be donated.

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  9. US Approves India Follow-on Support of C-130J Super Hercules AircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DefenceTalk News

    The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to India for Follow-on Support of C-130J Super Hercules Aircraft and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $96 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale today.

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  10. Rodgers stands out, but top Draft pick isn't settledRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    In some First-Year Player Drafts, the No. 1 overall pick is a fait accompli well before the selection actually happens.

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  11. Annual Taste of Marietta food festival draws 80,000Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Marietta Daily Journal reports huge crowds descended on the historic Marietta Square in Cobb County to sample food and drink from over 75 restaurants, caterers and food carts Sunday. Food tents lined all four streets of the square, selling everything from pulled pork sandwiches to eggrolls and bubble tea.

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  12. Lil Wayne's tour bus shot atRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... be carrying a dozen or so passengers, many were Young Money execs and artists includind Lil Twist. According to Cobb County Police Sgt Dana Pierce "several passengers had left the scene before police could question them". Wittnesses report seeing ...

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  13. Congregation Ner Tamid Family Shabbat Movie Night & Picnic May 8,Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    May 8, picnic 6:30pm, followed by a Shabbat service, Family Friendly movie for ages 5 and up and an Ice Cream Sundae bar. All welcome.

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  14. Southern Museum panel to discuss Abraham LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... of the many angles we are planning to explore with this panel." Banz; Martin O'Toole, a past president of the Cobb County Bar Association, past Judge Advocate General of the Georgia Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and past commander of ...

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  15. Works of art: Museum executive director shares her style for musical, art eventRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Marietta Cobb Museum of Art Executive Director Sally Macaulay is all decked out and ready for the Martinis & Music event May 1. Staff-Kelly J. Huff SALLY'S OUTFIT LMichelle on the Marietta Square handpicked her outfit along with Sally's daughter, Claire.

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  16. Jayhawksa target Ingram picks DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Inside a gymnasium in Kinston, N.C., Brandon Ingram stepped to a microphone flanked by two basketballs sitting on platforms. Ingram, one of the nation's top basketball recruits, was there in a crowded gymnasium, in a small-town in the eastern part of the state, ready to announce his college decision.

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  17. Report: 5-Star Jaylen Brown Eliminates Georgia, Georgia Tech, UCLARead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Dawn of the Dawg

    The hopes that Mark Fox might be able to keep in-state prep star Jaylen Brown home and coming to Athens were apparently dashed on Monday night, as reports trickled in about Brown nixing a number of schools from his list of probable commitments. Georgia, along with rival Georgia Tech and Pac-12 hopeful UCLA, were all eliminated from consideration according to a report from Scout.com's Evan Daniels The chances that Georgia was going to land Brown were slim, but fans were still holing out hope that the 5-star forward out of Marietta, Ga would give serious consideration to spending his probable one-and-done season in Athens.

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  18. Shots fired into Lil Wayne tour buses in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hometown Annapolis

    ... was among them at the time of the shooting. The rapper had been playing a concert at the Compound nightclub in Cobb County near suburban Atlanta. Around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday morning, someone placed a 911 call indicating that the buses had been shot ...

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  19. House guest steals hundreds from Marietta grandmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... ry bit of it because my grandmother is the sweetest soul God ever put on earth." Gann remains behind bars in the Cobb County Jail. She also faces drug charges.

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  20. Vinings Business Lunch May 5thRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | SmyrnaVinings.com

    You are invited to the Vinings Business Association Monthly Luncheon on Tuesday, May 5th from 11:30am - 1:00pm at Social Vinings ! Reynold Jennings, CEO of Wellstar, will be the guest speaker. Jennings joined WellStar in August 2011.

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