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  1. Small Business Saturday and Sunday Includes Santa VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Decatur residents can support local businesses on Small Business Saturday by skipping the malls and staying in town for your holiday shopping and dining. Saturday, Nov. 29 a 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30 a noon-5 p.m. Bring your list and check it twice! Shop locally for gifts and treat yourself to festivities on the square - live music, giveaways, free gift wrapping for city of Decatur shop purchases, and a special Saturday Santa appearance While you are doing all of that shopping, keep in mind our special November shopping promotion: Spend $200 at any Decatur shop during the month of November, bring your receipts to the Decatur Visitors Center and receive a $20 gift card from a local restaurant.

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  2. Robert Arnold CallahanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Born April 4, 1956 in Presque Isle, ME to Maurice and Kay Callahan. He attended elementary schools in Saybrook, CT, Atlanta and Tucker, GA, Island Falls and Camden, ME.

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  3. Decatur's New Hidden SecretRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    We are a new fitness facility located in Decatur, GA near Wesley Chapel & South Hairtson Rd. intersection . Specializing in Group exercise classes and offering Personal training, Massage services, Kids, Senior programs and event space rental.

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  4. Drum Circle and Percussion ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Decatur United Church of Christ and Women's Outdoor Network is hosting a Drum Circle and Percussion Class with Karen Newell. If you have ever considered playing drums or percussion please consider joining us for this class.

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  5. Black Friday: Perimeter Mall's parking lot now at 75 percent capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Staff / Katherine Frye / From left, Nina Hackett and Jordan Nowels talk about their shopping strategy during Black Friday at Perimeter Mall. *updated at 1:04 p.m.* Perimeter Mall General Manager Dennis Kemp said the mall is seeing a "nice, steady stream of shoppers," and said the foot traffic is comparable to last year's Black Friday shopping numbers during the afternoon.

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  6. Internet scam: LI company recovers from foreign criminals' fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... company had been duped. Triangle's search for the lost product, which began on Google, expanded to include the DeKalb County Police Department in Georgia, the FBI and Nigerian freight deconsolidators. The scam, a type the FBI calls a "purchase order ...

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  7. Robert A. CallahanRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    He was born April 4, 1956, in Presque Isle, to Maurice and Kay Callahan. He attended elementary schools in Saybrook, Conn., Atlanta and Tucker, Ga., Island Falls and Camden.

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  8. Gophers basketball lineup in flux with McNeil suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    The Gophers were down by six points to St. John's less than halfway through the first half Wednesday, and the warning signs were there. No one was taking good shots.

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  9. Final Four: Athens-area football teams head into playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Quick hits: This is the Titans' first trip to the third round of the state playoffs in school history. a Woodward Academy ended North Oconee's playoff run in the first round last season.

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  10. Radio: Stone Mountain Christmas and Snow MountainRead the original story

    Thursday | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    Stone Mountain Christmas is today's Around Atlanta guest on Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio guest. Jeanine Jones, the public relations manager with Stone Mountain Park, is on hand to discuss the exciting holiday festivities taking place at the park, including Stone Mountain Christmas and Snow Mountain.

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  11. Ludacris & Snoop Dogg give fans the bird in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Action News

    LUDACRIS and SNOOP DOGG joined BIG SEAN in bringing a little Thanksgiving cheer to those less fortunate on Wednesday by handing out turkeys in their native Georgia and Los Angeles. Rapper Big Sean returned to his hometown of Detroit, Michigan on Tuesday to give away turkeys ahead of America's Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday , and handed out 1,000 frozen birds to the poor at River Rouge High School.

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  12. Troopers Investigating Fatal Crash on I-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Troopers Investigating Fatal Crash on I-20 The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a collision that killed one person early Thursday morning. Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1rsS9vS Margaret Fisher says 77-year-old Alfred D. Jackson of Decatur, Georgia died from injuries sustained in an accident that happened around 5 a.m. on Interstate 20 east.

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  13. Ludacris and Snoop Dogg joined Big Sean in bringing a little...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheIndyChannel

    Flood Warning issued November 26 at 10:55AM EST expiring November 30 at 7:00AM EST in effect for: Fountain, Parke, Vermillion, Warren Flood Warning issued November 26 at 10:55AM EST expiring November 30 at 11:17PM EST in effect for: Parke, Vermillion, Vigo Flood Warning issued November 26 at 10:55AM EST expiring November 29 at 8:30PM EST in effect for: Fountain, Parke, Tippecanoe, Vermillion, Warren Flood Warning issued November 26 at 10:55AM EST expiring November 28 at 7:00PM EST in effect for: Daviess, Greene, Knox Flood Warning issued November 25 at 9:58PM EST expiring November 27 at 5:00PM EST in effect for: Daviess, Greene, Knox Flood Warning issued November 24 at 11:22PM EST expiring November 28 at 7:00AM EST in effect for: Greene, Monroe, Owen LUDACRIS and SNOOP DOGG joined BIG SEAN in bringing a little Thanksgiving cheer to those less fortunate on Wednesday by handing out turkeys ... (more)

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  14. DeKalb graduation rate up by 2 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The Georgia Department of Education recently released statewide high school graduation rate data that showed continued improvement by DeKalb County School District students. Overall, the graduation rate in the district improved by more than two percentage points from 60.2 percent in 2013 to 62.3 percent in 2014.

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  15. LaVista Hills chosen as new name for Lakeside, Briarcliff mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Since merging a few months ago, organizers with Lakeside Yes and the City of Briarcliff Initiative have been working to create a unified area - including a map and a new name. LaVista Hills is the chosen name for the area, which if incorporated, will be DeKalb County's largest city at about 72,000 residents.

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  16. Re: Morning Coffee - Thu, Nov 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Raptors Republic

    Toronto hit 14-of-29 threes in hitting a season-high for points, while 7-6 Atlanta hit 10-of-24 from outside. Toronto's win was another true team effort, with the starters going to work early, the bench dominating late, and Lou Williams putting points on the board throughout.

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  17. Prominent DeKalb County Officials Join DeKalb CSB Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Thursday | PRWeb

    DeKalb Community Service Board , a public, nonprofit organization that provides a wide range of evidence-based behavioral health and developmental disability services to individuals in need, announced today that two new members have been selected to serve on the organization's Board of Directors. The new members include Debra DeBerry, Clerk of Superior Court of DeKalb County and Commissioner Stan Watson of DeKalb County Super District 7. DeBerry and Commissioner Watson's appointment expands the DeKalb CSB Board to 12 directors.

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  18. Getting Lou Williams was a steal for RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SLAM! Sports

    The team's bench, aside from forward Mike Scott, has been less than awe-inspiring, while Williams has been one of the NBA's top reserves so far, even earning a player of the week award last week. But Atlanta's loss was Toronto's gain.

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  19. The Southwest Rink at Park Tavern on Piedmont Park Opens on Thanksgiving DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Patch.com

    The Southwest Rink at Park Tavern, a seasonal ice skating rink located in the heart of Midtown in Piedmont Park, will open just in time for the holidays. Beginning Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, 2014, through President's Day, Monday, February 16, 2015, Atlantans and visitors of all ages can once again enjoy unforgettable ice skating experiences including all day skate sessions, Frozen -themed children's birthday parties, 'Skate After 8' for ages 18 and up, special events, and much more - all while taking advantage of Park Tavern's relaxed atmosphere, expansive food menu, and diverse cocktail, wine, and beer selection.

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  20. Dunwoody Home Spotlight: $399K Home with Deck, SunroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Patch.com

    Love to cook? The home has a spacious kitchen with plenty of counter and cabinet space, stainless steel appliances and enough room to put in an island if you'd like. From the family room, French doors open to a spacious sunroom.

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