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  1. Braves announce Dian Toscano signing, designate Jose Constanza for assignmentRead the original story

    16 min ago | Talking Chop

    The Atlanta Braves officially announced the signing of Dian Toscano on Wednesday and designated Jose Constanza for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster. The Atlanta Braves made a roster move on Wednesday formally announcing the signing of Dian Toscano to a four-year deal.

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  2. This sign is posted on the door of the Target store on Mall Parkway...Read the original story

    51 min ago | Cross Roads News

    ... ich has since closed. Target also has stores in Tucker on LaA Vista Road and in Edgewood and on North Druid Hills in Atlanta.

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  3. Spec building construction puts Jackson on the mapRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MainStreetNews.com

    CBRE Atlanta's Office recently released its 2014 4th Quarter Atlanta Industrial Report and Jackson County for the first time leads all Metro Atlanta market counties in new industrial speculative construction. "Jackson County leads Atlanta in new industrial spec construction, accounting for approximately 30 percent of the total," Stated CBRE first vice president of Industrial Properties Group Todd Barton.

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  4. Turner discusses career in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Staff / Samantha M. Shal / Buckhead Coalition President Sam Massell, left, holds a conversation with Ted Turner, chairman of Turner Enterprises Inc., during the coalition's annual meeting. Staff / Samantha M. Shal / Ted Turner, chairman of Turner Enterprises Inc., answers questions from Buckhead Coalition President Sam Massell about his personal success and his ideas of business in Atlanta during the coalition's annual meeting.

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  5. Neighborhood Watch: ThwartedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department's Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, Jan. 11 through 17, and the Sandy Springs Police Department Jan. 16 through Jan. 22. - Provided by Atlanta Police Officer A.S. White and Sandy Springs Police Capt. Steve Rose.

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  6. Build Your Dream Home at StonehavenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    A gated club atmosphere plus the unmatched benefits of a new John Wieland home, all in an ideal Gwinnett location equals a combination you'll only find at Stonehaven at Sugarloaf! Just one mile from I-85 off Sugarloaf Parkway, Stonehaven is a quiet retreat in the midst of convenience with easy access to local amenities, excellent schools such as top-ranked Peachtree Ridge High School, and all of Atlanta. Behind its distinctive gates, Stonehaven is centered around the private neighborhood club, offering first-class amenities including swim, tennis and fitness.

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  7. Arrest Made in Buckhead Robbery Involving Thrown Ax HandleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The man who police say robbed a restaurant in Buckhead and then had an ax handle thrown at him by the manager as he was fleeing through the restaurant's parking lot has been taken into custody. According to an Atlanta police incident report, a man walked into the Westside Pizza at 2341 Marietta Blvd. at approximately 4 p.m. on Dec. 28. Wearing a black mask concealing the lower portion of his face and keeping his left hand in his jacket to look like he was holding a gun, the man approached the store manager and demanded money, the report said.

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  8. Buckhead Coalition elects new leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... said Sprecher, who could not attend the luncheon, was elected chair because of his "specific interest in the life of Atlanta, civic life." "He's also scheduled two years from now to be the chairman of the Metro [Atlanta] Chamber [of Commerce]," he ...

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  9. Shambaugh, AlmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Marion Star

    Alma G. Shambaugh MARION: Alma G. Shambaugh, 99, formerly of Marion, Ohio, died early Monday morning, January 26, 2015, at Hospice Atlanta Center following a brief illness. Born August 3, 1915, in Delaware, Ohio, Alma was the youngest of seven children of the late Frank and Elizabeth Schroeter.

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  10. Column: New E. Rivers school has several nods to pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... of the oak is symbolic. E. Rivers may have a new building, but it is one of the oldest public schools in Atlanta. It opened in 1917 under the name Peachtree Heights School before being renamed E. Rivers in 1926 for developer Eretus Rivers, who ...

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  11. Dr. Michael Leo Owens to speak on effects of U.S. prison system at UNT Feb. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | University of North Texas News Service

    ... in prison for drug offenses are people of color. Michael Leo Owens , associate professor at Emory University in Atlanta, will focus on these issues in his lecture, titled "The Civic Consequences of ' The New Jim Crow ' for Black America," at the ...

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  12. "I understand the dynamics of HBCU life and have plenty of friends...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News Journal

    ... rise of HBCU enrollment. It influenced kids to head down South to go to school. I was one, heading from Michigan to Atlanta. Fast forward to last Wednesday. Kenny Carter tied his bowtie and prepared for the biggest day of his professional career. ...

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  13. Nonprofit Awards Grants to Buckhead Greenscape ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Four Buckhead organizations dedicated to the creation and maintenance of parks in the area are getting some financial support from an Atlanta nonprofit, BuckheadView has learned. Livable Buckhead, which has been the driving force behind the PATH400 project , was given a $100,000 grant to help continue the ambitious walking and biking trail project.

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  14. Deciding Whether it is Time for a Professional Face LiftRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... way to prepare. Dr. Louis M. DeJoseph Premier Image Cosmetic & Laser Surgery 4553 N. Shallowford Road, Suite 20B, Atlanta, GA, 30338 Tel: 770-457-6303 10779 Alpharatta Highway, Suite 140, Roswell, GA, 30076 Tel: 770-645-4310 For ...

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  15. High Museum names full-time folk art curatorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... to have a full-time curator devoted to the genre. Of course, the news comes following a $2.5 million gift from Atlanta-based patrons Dan Boone and his late wife Merrie Boone to support the folk art initiatives , including the endowment of ...

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  16. Scammers targeting UGA students with calls about bogus arrest warrantsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... on Tuesday, a UGA student told police that he received a call from a man who identified himself as being with the Atlanta Police Department. The man reportedly told the student that he would be filing warrants "through UGA" and that his degree would ...

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  17. Radio: John Wieland Homes and NeighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods is offering the current Deal of the Week on Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio at three of its metro Atlanta communities! Featuring limited-time offers for home buyers, these deals can be found at River Crest in Tyrone, Decatur Walk and Woodmont Golf and Country Club in Canton. At River Crest, home buyers can enjoy a home theatre package on select homes when they are purchased using John Wieland's preferred lender.

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  18. Best of MARTA: Sports barsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... to all your favorite sporting events, from Super Bowl Sunday to March Madness. And there's no shortage of them in Atlanta or even near MARTA if you don't want to drive, are staying at a local hotel or are looking for an easy lunch spot or happy hour ...

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  19. Kevin Durant out vs. Knicks as Thunder try to roll alongRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    JANUARY 23: Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder reacts during the game against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on January 23, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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  20. Eyeworks awarded Best Optometrist/Optician of 2014Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    Over 5 million businesses competed across 30 categories, and winners were awarded based on the highest number of votes Eyeworks offers its clients personal service, top notch eye care experiences, a cutting-edge optical shop along with friendly surroundings, expertise and fine distinctive eyewear. "We are proud to be among the most highly regarded and trusted Opticians companies in the Decatur, Atlanta and Brookhaven area.

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