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Marietta's much anticipated First Friday Art Walk is back for another Spring and Summer season. Come enjoy one of the most popular events on the Square.  Not only will art galleries be featured, but merchants will also be displaying local, original works of art in their shops. Pick up an Art Walk...
Bring your baskets! There will be lots of candy and prizes for all at the annual Marietta Parks Recreation & Facilities Easter Egg Scramble! The field at Laurel Park is divided into age groups:3 and under 4-6,7-10. This fun, over in a second, event will be held Friday, March 26 from 6:30- 7:30. D...
Are you ready for Springtime and all the great celebrations it has to offer?  Chase away the Winter blues by taking part in these fun activities in Kennesaw, Georgia! Easter Egg Scramble  Saturday, March 27 As a way of welcoming Spring, Swift-Cantrell Park at 3140 Old Highway 41, will once again ...
As a service to its citizens and to the planet, Cobb County, Georgia has implemented some great waste disposal programs and clean-up programs.  Mark your calendar and plan to participate! GEORGIA 'S FIRST LARGE SCALE MEDICATION DISPOSAL PROGRAM A SUCCESS! Keep Cobb Beautiful, in partnership with ...
Housing prices across the country continue to slump, and the forecast for the immediate future is gloomy. Gloomy for sellers, that is. In many markets, the supply of homes is now greater than the demand to buy them, so sellers can't be terribly choosy. You, the buyer, have greater leverage than u...
During the past few years we have seen many changes in the real estate market.  Fewer people are moving up as property values have declined and lending regulations have tightened.  Renovation has become the path to attaining the "dream home."  Considering all the blood, sweat and tears (not to me...
It's time to remind my fellow Georgians and especially Cobb County residents that Homestead Exemption claims are due by April 1st. Homestead Exemption is a tax savings on homestead property available to eligible homeowners. To apply you must own, occupy and claim the property as your legal reside...
We have to be so conscious of our dollars and continuously find ways to be more economical.  Not only will cutting down on energy costs save money, but will save limited natural resources as well. The following energy-saving tips are very simple to follow and will help reduce your heating energy ...
With Spring not so far away, we may be thinking of home maintenance projects.  The ever rising cost of heating and cooling reminds us that it may be time to incorporate energy efficient changes into renovation plans.  Here are a few simple ideas that may just help your Spring projects pay for the...
Today is the first day of March, which despite the seemingly endless winter, signals that Spring is near.  What better way to lift spirits and prepare for a summer of fresh, ripe, succulent fruits and vegetables than to begin sowing the seeds. Planting times for vegetables and other plants vary f...

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