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Native American Month In Atlanta

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November is associated with Thanksgiving, new America and the pilgrims. However, November is also Na-tive American Heritage Month to pay tribute to the people who truly established our land. Atlanta has a few fea-tured festivals, events and spots to celebrate [...]

 

Students with Their Own Businesses Can Apply Now For an NFIB Scholarship

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The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Young Entrepreneur Foundation announced that its scholarship application for the 2017 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards is now open through Dec. 18. High school seniors who run their own business and plan to attend [...]

 

School for Chefs at Northlake is Winding Down

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For years I’ve been proud that Le Cordon Bleu, the world renowned network of institutes dedicated to pro-viding the highest level of culinary instruction, operated nearby on Lakeside Parkway. In 2016, Le Cordon Bleu International announced that all of its [...]

 

DeKalb School of Arts, Chamblee Charter High Make Newsweek Tops

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In various national ratings of public high schools, two in DeKalb County consistently rise to the top. DeKalb School of the Arts in Avondale Estates and Chamblee Charter High, which both scored high in a U.S. News and World Report [...]

 

GA Pilots Voter Registration by Text

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Georgians now can now register to vote or check their voting information by text message. Eligible voters may text “GA” or “Georgia” and then move to “2 VOTE” (28683). That is the link to the state Online Voter Registration (ONLVR) [...]

 

Building Boom on Peachtree

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If you spend any time on Peachtree Boulevard in recent months, you cannot help but notice one of Greater Atlanta’s biggest building booms. From Town Brookhaven north to Chamblee, huge swaths of land are being developed into housing, commercial/retail construction [...]

 

Flying Tigers at Atlanta Warbird Weekend

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It’s important our children know that warbirds refer to vintage military aircraft, not angry birds equipped for battle. The famous WWII fighters with the shark-faced nose art will be on display at Peachtree DeKalb Airport dur-ing Atlanta Warbird Weekend September [...]

 

When Autos Were Mass Produced in Doraville

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Commuters taking Motors Industrial Way in Doraville have for months seen progress on a large, dusty construc-tion site for Nalley Automotive car dealership and service. It’s ironic, because decades ago this I-285 access road was once widely travelled by auto [...]

 

Techniques to Raising Happy Children

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Do this. Be here. Listen to me. Any good parent wants to raise happy, well-adjusted children, but the way they go about often undermines that goal.   “As a rabbi, I’ve watched a lot of parents over the years,” says [...]

 

The Peachtree and Independence Day

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Since 1970, the Peachtree Road Race, organized by the Atlanta Track Club (ATC) has become an enduring, endearing city tradition. In the first race, runners paid a $2 entry fee and lined up at the old start at the intersection [...]

 
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