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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 $105/per square foot. More Marietta information.

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1 hr ago | Patch.com

Nibble & Noshfest Returns This Labor Day Weekend

The Fifth Annual Nibble & Noshfest returns this Sunday and Monday on the grounds of Temple Kol Emeth, 1415 Old Canton Road in Marietta.

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13 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

Councilman optimistic after arrest: Coleman at town hall about...

Marietta District 5 city councilman Anthony Coleman calls on a member of the audience who has a comment about the homeless situation around the city during a town hall on homelessness at Marietta City Hall Thursday night.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

MDJonline.com

1 person at Kennestone, 2 men charged after Marietta shooting

The victim was at Lorene Lodge apartments when he was approached by people who had a gun and started shooting, police said.

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Food & Wine

A Brilliant Tomato Cocktail That's Not a Bloody Mary

Tomatoes seem ideal for cocktails - they're brightly colored and vividly flavored - so why do they get used only for Bloody Marys? In top cocktail bars, kale sees more action than tomatoes.

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Aerotech News And Review

Double Deuce

A U.S. Air Force crew ferried the 22nd C-5M Super Galaxy from the Lockheed Martin facilities in Marietta, Ga., Aug. 25. Aircraft 86-0011 was ferried by a crew led by Maj.

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Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga Railroad Series: Blue Ridge Scenic Railroad

The tracks along the scenic Toccoa River that runs between Copper Hill/McCaysville and Blue Ridge were idle for two decades and in danger of being taken up.

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Business Journal

Six Flags to add 12th roller coaster; White Water to add 10-story slide

Six Flags Over Georgia said early Thursday it will add two major rides at its park off Interstate 20 in Cobb County for the 2015 season, including the park's 12th roller coaster.

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MDJonline.com

City eyeing options for $5M from parks bond

The City Council is eyeing three parks and the Elizabeth Porter Recreation Center as options to spend $5 million that remains from the $25 million bond issuance voters approved in 2009.

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MDJonline.com

Marietta committee quietly OKs same-sex benefits for city workers

The Personnel and Insurance Committee voted 3-0 yesterday to approve a change in the city's retirement benefits that would allow married same-sex couples who work for the city to receive retirement benefits.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

MDJonline.com

Senior Wellness Center to have aging class

The Senior Wellness Center, 1150 Powder Springs St. in Marietta, will have "Aging Gracefully" for seniors ages 55-plus from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Sept.

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Patch.com

Cobb Police Investigating Marietta Shooting

Cobb County police are at a hotel off of Austell Road investigating a shooting which sent a man to the hospital on Wednesday evening.

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Atlanta Parent

7 Great Birthday PartiesEnter for a Chance to Win

Brunswick Bowling Center Chattahoochee Nature Center Unique and customizable bowling CNC Birthday Parties and arcade birthday parties to include time on our trails or Wildlife Walk celebrate your child's special day.

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Daily Tribune News

'Gone With the Wind' focus of BHM exhibit, lecture

Among the items on display in the Bartow History Museum's exhibit "Gone With the Wind" is a Confederate bill and a cotton bale given to students who attended the Cartersville High School Junior-Senior banquet in 1937.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

MDJonline.com

Coming together - Cobb Police Chief, Public Safety Director, meet with black leaders over Ferguson

Deane Bonner, second from left, Cobb County's NAACP chapter president, emphasizes a point during a discussion with public officials and members of the community during a meeting requested by Sam Heaton, third from left, Cobb County public safety director, on possible solutions to prevent what occurred recently in Ferguson, Mo.

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MDJonline.com

Appeals filed against $397M in bonds for Braves stadium

The issuance of up to $397 million worth of bonds to finance the new Atlanta Braves stadium has been appealed to the Supreme Court of Georgia.

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MDJonline.com

BBQ and Silent Auction to be Sept. 6

The Youth Museum, 649 Cheatham Hill Drive in Marietta, will have its 12th Annual BBQ and Silent Auction celebrating 44 years of serving students in Cobb County and the metro area from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sept.

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MDJonline.com

IRS: Marietta must provide benefits to same-sex couples

Even though Georgia doesn't allow gay marriage, the city of Marietta will be forced by the federal government to recognize same-sex couples as married partners when handing out retirement benefits.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Can Ferguson change the 'ritual' of black deaths?

The choir sang, the preachers shouted and the casket stayed closed. The body was taken to the cemetery, and Michael Brown was laid to rest.

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Can Ferguson change the 'ritual' of black deaths?

The choir sang, the preachers shouted and the casket stayed closed. The body was taken to the cemetery, and Michael Brown was laid to rest.

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ABC News

Hearing Set in Florida Loud Music Death Case

A man accused of killing a teenager during an argument over loud music is expected back in court for a pretrial hearing in Jacksonville.

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