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Marietta, Georgia is located in Cobb County. Zip codes in Marietta, GA include 30067, 30065, and 30007. The median home price in Marietta is $250,000 which is roughly $103/per square foot. More Marietta information.

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27 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

Home Depot fires dad in Ga. toddler death case

The Home Depot says it has fired a Georgia man who faces a murder charge in his son's death in a hot SUV.

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27 min ago | SFGate

Home Depot fires dad in Ga. toddler death case

In this Wednesday, June 18, 2014 file photo Cobb County police investigate an SUV where a toddler died near Marietta, Ga., when the father forgot to drop his child off at day care and went to work.

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4 hrs ago | MassLive.com

Don't leave children alone - even briefly - in hot car

Justin Ross Harris, center, the father of a toddler who died after police say he was left in a hot car for about seven hours, arrives for his bond hearing at Cobb County Magistrate Court Thursday, July 3, 2014, in Marietta, Ga.

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9 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

Prosecutors simulate temperature in Justin Ross Harris' car

Prosecutors tried to recreate the conditions under which 22-month-old Cooper Harris died last month in a simulation Tuesday, authorities familiar with the investigation said.

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13 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

Councilman Goldstein issues formal dissent, calls crime reduction ordinance unconstitutional

Councilman Philip Goldstein attacked an ordinance meant to reduce crime in apartment complexes once again, saying it was unconstitutional in a formal dissent he filed at Wednesday's City Council meeting.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

MDJonline.com

Common cravings: East Cobb eatery combines fine dining with family environment

Common Quarter executive chef Jeffrey Gardner stands in the dining room while the crew reviews nightly specials.

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MDJonline.com

Birrell invites public to attend tonight's SPLOST meeting

Commissioner JoAnn Birrell invites the public to turn out to a 7 p.m. meeting tonight at the East Cobb Senior Center to learn about the projects that may be funded through a new 1 percent special purpose local option sales tax.

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MDJonline.com

Marietta man to serve 15 years after beating pregnant girlfriend

A Marietta man will spend five years in prison after he was convicted late Tuesday of beating his pregnant girlfriend, then writing her a letter from jail.

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Christian Science Monitor

Hot-car deaths of children: A shoe, a teddy bear, and other solutions

Cobb County police investigate an SUV where a toddler died near Marietta, Ga., when the father forgot to drop his child off at day care and went to work, in this file photo from June 18. Parents leaving children alone in a hot car, often with tragic consequences, have been making headlines this summer.

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Examiner.com

Gluten-free dining in the suburbs is looking up

A fast food or chain restaurant is what comes to mind when people think of dining the suburbs.

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WTLV

Georgia baby born with rare skin blister disease

MARIETTA, Ga. -- Like all newborns, Reid Davis Underwood is fragile. But from the moment he was born in late May, his parents realized he was far Georgia baby born with rare skin blister disease MARIETTA, Ga.

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MDJonline.com

Marietta City Council votes against sound barriers along Interstate 75

Marietta's City Council will tell the Georgia Department of Transportation it doesn't want sound barriers on its properties along Interstate 75. GDOT is asking property owners along the highway to vote on whether they want 22-foot high concrete walls to be built between their properties and the interstate when work begins on the reversible lane ... (more)

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MDJonline.com

Police follow new leads in search for missing Marietta woman

Marietta Police Detectives, along with members of the Cobb County Medical Examiner's office, served a search warrant at a home on Elkhart Circle in Marietta, which belongs to Peggy Bailey, in reference to the case of Tiffany Michelle Whitton, a Marietta woman who went missing nine months ago.

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Albany Times Union

Strokes not solely issue for elderly

Bianca Cooper runs in Marietta, Ga., neighborhood, June 18, 2014. Cooper can run again, something she used to enjoy a lot in her Marietta subdivision before her stroke last year at age 29. Statistics show stroke is increasingly occurring among younger people.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Mail

EXCLUSIVE: The shocking tweet from Justin Ross Harris, accused of...

EXCLUSIVE: The shocking tweet from Justin Ross Harris, accused of leaving his 22-month-old son in a hot car to die: 'NEW INVENTION: Snooze buttons on babies' Justin Ross Harris is accused of leaving his 22-month-old son Cooper to die in a scorching hot SUV on June 18 Wife Leanna hasn't been charged but there are growing suspicions over her odd ... (more)

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MDJonline.com

3-vehicle wreck shuts down Powder Springs Road

Police are advising drivers to avoid Powder Springs Road after a 3-vehicle wreck has closed the road in both directions.

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MDJonline.com

Senior Wellness Center to discuss Advanced Directives, vitamins

The Senior Wellness Center, 1150 Powder Springs St. in Marietta, will have two programs today for seniors ages 55 and up.

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Patch.com

Cobb County School District Considers Tax Increase

The Cobb County School District wants to hear from the public regarding its decision to tentatively increase property taxes by 4.78 percent.

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MDJonline.com

Ner Tamid moves into Marietta home

Reform Jewish Congregation Ner Tamid announced it is moving into its first permanent location, 1349 Old Highway 41, Suite 220 in Marietta, in the Kennesaw Mountain Business Park, just east of the Kennesaw Mountain Visitor Center.

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MDJonline.com

Lee at the plate: Residents challenge Braves deal at bond hearing

Cobb Commission Chairman Tim Lee didn't have much to say when he was subpoenaed Monday for a six-hour bond hearing concerning the new Atlanta Braves stadium.

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