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Library Cards for Everyone

by Nancy Leighton It’s back-to-school time again and librarians everywhere are on a quest to get all school aged children and adults signed up for library cards. Librarians in the Atlanta Fulton County Public Library System and the DeKalb Library System are ready to sign up children as young as […]

Trees Atlanta
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Free Yard Tree Program for Atlanta Residents

By Carlen Hultgren Trees Atlanta has a new FREE shade tree program available for front yards on private property. The Yard Tree Program, sponsored by the City of Atlanta, in partnership with Trees Atlanta’s NeighborWoods program, is designed to lower summer temperatures and reduce energy consumption by investing in tree […]

Get Your Spice On in Glenwood Park
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Get Your Spice On in Glenwood Park

By Morgan Collett  Community, culture, and vision were the main reasons Festivals Jerk Chicken Grill chose to put their new restaurant in Glenwood Park. When it came to nailing down a location for their authentic Jamaican restaurant, owner Winston Ferguson, didn’t look any further after finding the perfect home for […]

Solar Eclipse Over Georgia
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Solar Eclipse Over Georgia

By Nancy Leighton The moon is moving into position for a solar eclipse on August 21. A solar eclipse takes place when the moon’s path goes between the earth and the sun so that it blocks the sun’s light from reaching the earth. In northeast Georgia the moon will completely […]