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  1. Lockheed pays $2M to settle government overbilling charges at Marietta plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Lockheed Martin Corp. will pay $2 million to settle allegations it overbilled the U.S. government for fuel it used making the C-130 Hercules aircraft at its Marietta, Ga., plant. Between 2006 and 2013, Lockheed made C-130s for the U.S. Air Force at the Marietta facility.

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  2. Maglev hires train car designer for Orlando airport-to-I-Drive railRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Business Journal

    American Maglev Technology Inc. has set the stage to get its first two magnetic-levitation passenger trains by summer 2016.

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  3. Maglev hires train car designer for Orlando airport-to-I-Drive railRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Business Journal

    American Maglev Technology Inc. has set the stage to get its first two magnetic-levitation passenger trains by summer 2016. Van Buren Township, Mich.-based global engineering consultant Ricardo Plc signed a long-term agreement with Marietta, Ga.-based American Maglev to handle the design, engineering and integration of the trains and propulsion system.

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  4. More than 130 homes, 120 townhomes planned for MariettaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Business Journal

    City officials have approved a site plan for a 18.5-acre property on Sandy Springs Street next to the city-owned conference center, reports Marietta Daily Journal . The plan allows for 62 detached single-family homes and 100 townhomes.

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  5. Melton family settles case against GM over faulty ignition switchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Business Journal

    The parents of Brooke Melton, a metro Atlantan who died in 2010 when her Chevy Cobalt shut down and swerved into oncoming traffic, have settled their case against General Motors Co. Details of the second settlement were not disclosed.

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  6. MiMedx expanding in Marietta, adding up to 150 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Business Journal

    Marietta biotech company MiMedx Group is expanding, with plans to add up to 150 jobs over the next two years. MidMedx will build out additional space at 1828 West Oak Parkway, a group of low-rise office buildings near the company's existing headquarters, where it is at capacity.

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  7. Home Depot to invest $200 million in its Cobb County operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Business Journal

    Atlanta-based The Home Depot Inc. will invest $200 million to redevelop almost 650,000 square feet of its Cobb County office properties and a portion of its headquarters campus. Home Depot was given the green light on March 3 for $3.4 million in tax abatements to support the project.

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  8. Synovus to consolidate Atlanta operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    Synovus Financial Corp. is considering a major consolidation of its Atlanta operations and is in talks with developers to anchor a new office building near the Cobb Galleria area. Earlier today, Atlanta Business Chronicle erroneously reported the financial services and bank holding company planned to relocate its headquarters to Atlanta from Columbus, Ga.

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  9. Synovus to consolidate Atlanta operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    Synovus Financial Corp. is considering a major consolidation its Atlanta operations to a new office building near the new Atlanta Braves stadium development. Earlier, Atlanta Business Chronicle reported the financial services and bank holding company company planned to relocate its headquarters to Atlanta from Columbus, Ga.

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  10. Emory and WellStar in discussions for "unified health system"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    Emory University and WellStar Health System announced today they are in talks to create a "unified health system" by combining Emory University and WellStar Health System into a new system. Emory University and WellStar Health System announced today they are in talks to create a "unified health system" by combining Emory University and WellStar Health System into a new system.

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  11. American Builders to host outreach event for SunTrust Park projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    American Builders, the team that is currently constructing SunTrust Park, the future home of the Atlanta Braves in Cobb County, Georgia, will host an outreach event for the business community next week. The event will take place on Feb. 10 at 6:30 p.m. at 1150 Powder Springs Street in Marietta, Georgia.

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  12. Triad community among 'Nerdiest Small Cities In America'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    A group poses in costume at the Emerald City Comicon in Seattle. Proximity to a fan convention was one criteria used by Movoto in compiling its list of "America's Nerdiest Small Cities."

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  13. Georgia Senate passes bipartisan education billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Business Journal

    High school students who have completed the requirements for a community college or technical college degree could earn both high school and associate degrees under legislation the Georgia Senate passed unanimously Tuesday. The bill, a major priority of Lt.

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  14. Marietta officials to discuss proposed trolley system at Wednesday meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Business Journal

    Corner of Circle 75 and Cobb Parkway, facing East -- Entering the development from Cobb Parkway, visitors will be greeted by a view straight down the main thoroughfare into SunTrust Park. The development will integrate with the surrounding commercial uses while carefully blending a variety of architectural styles with green space and several common areas.

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  15. Black Crowes break up - and it looks like it's for goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Business Journal

    A plan to redistribute the ownership of the band appears to have led to the parting of ways, reports USA Today. "It is with great disappointment and regret that after having the privilege of writing and performing the music of The Black Crowes over the last 24 years, I find myself in the position of saying that the band has broken up," guitarist and songwriter Rich Robinson said in a press release.

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  16. Up to 65 homes, townhomes planned for downtown MariettaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Business Journal

    John Wieland Homes plans to build a $15 million development on the site of the former Fort Hill public housing complex on Cole Street near Marietta City Hall. The project includes a mix of 55 to 65 single-family homes and townhomes, according to Brian Musolf , vice president of land acquisitions for Smyrna-based John Wieland Homes, reports Marietta Daily Journal.

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  17. Marietta City Council delays action on proposed trolleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History in Kennesaw is among stops suggested for a proposed Marietta trolley system. The Marietta City Council on Monday delayed taking action on a proposal to add a trolley system to serve museums and businesses in the Cobb County city.

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  18. Report: Marietta mayor to propose trolley, Cobb Galleria-like developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    Mayor Steve Tumlin 's plans for 2015 include a city trolley, a Cobb Galleria-like development and a new tourism center on the Square. Tumlin plans to propose a trolley on wheels that will circle the museums and shops in Marietta at the City Council agenda work session meeting on Monday, the Marietta Daily Journal reports.

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  19. Comcast to hire 125 for Alpharetta call centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Georgia Department of Labor will host a recruiting event Jan. 9 to help Comcast fill about 125 positions for telesales associates at a call center in Alpharetta. Recruiting will take place from noon to 2 p.m. at the GDoL's Cobb-Cherokee Career Center, 465 Big Shanty Road in Marietta.

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  20. Hedge funds poised to grow in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Business Journal

    Hedge funds are positioned for another year of solid growth as institutional investors seek to gain alternative exposures to traditional equity and fixed income markets, according to Marietta, Ga.-based eVestment's 2015 Hedge Fund Outlook Report. Hedge funds are positioned for another year of solid growth as institutional investors seek to gain alternative exposures to traditional equity and fixed income markets, according to Marietta, Ga.-based eVestment's 2015 Hedge Fund Outlook Report.

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