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

    29 min ago | Examiner.com

    Large TVs, beer, solid game-day food. Yes. Sports bars add fun and energy to all your favorite sporting events, from Super Bowl Sunday to March Madness.

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  2. Fairburn mayor touts city's growthRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... Jones highlighted a senior living facility which will be completed in 2015, behind a police station and near Fulton County's New Beginnings Senior Center, and a downtown plaza with a stage and courtyard area. "Economic development is ongoing along ...

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  3. Hapeville growler shop fills void in Tri-Cities areaRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Two Hapeville business owners are celebrating the first anniversary of a successful economic development process that encouraged them to open Beer Girl Growlers & Bottleshop in November. Fellow Hapeville, East Point and College Park entrepreneurs can visit the shop, located at 587 N. Central Ave., during the next Tri-cities Merchant Mixer Feb. 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. Owners Alexia Ryan and Erik Lewis offer beer, wine, mead and cider and two-liter growlers, which are glass jugs filled and sealed on the premises for patrons to take home.

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  4. The Punchline Comedy Club sets it sights on finding a new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Examiner.com

    With its 33rd anniversary on the horizon this February, The Punchline Comedy Club has set it sights on finding a new home. Prior to moving in April 2015, Atlanta's oldest comedy club will host a whirlwind of special events and shows, surprise guests and much more.

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  5. Gaia adds color to #IfTheyGunnedMeDown criminal justice critiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Gaia's #Iftheygunnedmedown mural is on view at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights through May 3, 2015. Gaia's Air Force Ones are crusted over with so many splotches of paint it's hard to tell their original color.

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  6. Fundraiser Helps HomeStretch "Guide" Homeless North Fulton FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Patch.com

    A Roswell-based nonprofit organization dedicated to serving north Fulton County's less fortunate residents is inviting the public to its eighth annual Peachtree Tea Fundraiser. The fundraiser for HomeStretch , which will also have a silent auction component, will be held at 11 a.m. Feb. 24 at The Country Club of the South in Johns Creek.

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  7. Kevin Durant out for tonight's Knicks gameRead the original story w/Photo

    2 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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  8. Cheap Eats: Pijiu BellyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Random facts about the new Pijiu Belly bar and restaurant on 10th Street near Howell Mill, one of the most random restaurants you might randomly walk into in Atlanta: Fact 1: Pijiu is Mandarin for beer. There is plenty of beer at Pijiu Belly, but little else that is even remotely Mandarin.

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  9. Benzino Arrested In Airport Gun Drama - ReportRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WENN Blog

    Rapper Benzino has reportedly been arrested after allegedly attempting to carry a loaded gun through security at an airport in Atlanta, Georgia. The former Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star, real name Raymond Scott, is said to have been stopped by security personnel at an X-ray check-point at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Tuesday.

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  10. One Per CentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Scientist

    Dig those robot grooves. Mason Bretan at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta has released a video showing him playing a jazz song with four robot musicians.

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  11. Rapper for Mayor? 2 Chainz Says He's Going to Take a Shot at PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Rapper 2 Chainz, nA e Tauheed Epps, said Monday that he's preparing to run for mayor of his hometown of College Park, Georgia, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported . "I am looking forward to running at the end of this year or next year," he said.

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  12. Prep Roundup: Lambert girls upset Centennial for region winRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    ROSWELL Leah Cote had a double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds as the Lady Longhorns got a big Region 6-AAAAAA victory Tuesday on the road. Ashley Johnson added 13 points for Lambert , helping the Lady Longhorns avenge a 43-30 loss to the Lady Knights on Dec. 13. Caroline Bowns added 14 points and four steals for North , while Maddie Palmer had seven rebounds and three steals.

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  13. Falcons Roster Review 2015: Examining the RBs PlayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    Atlanta's running game was by and large mediocre this season, finishing 24th in the NFL in yards per game and 17th in touchdowns . A porous offensive line certainly didn't help: Pro Football Focus gave the Falcons a -40.8 run block rating -- good for 28th in the league and considerably worse than the year before .

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  14. Photo Flash: First Look at Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Terrence Mann,...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Alliance Theatre presents the world premiere of the musical Tuck Everlasting . Based on the beloved best-selling novel by Natalie Babbitt, Tuck Everlasting is an exhilarating story about everlasting love, never-ending life, and discovering what it means to truly feel alive.

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  15. Friday Night Dialogues at the Library hosts Roz Dimon: How digital art worksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    Shelter Island artist Roz Dimon will discuss the creative process behind the paintings and drawings she makes with contemporary digital media at Friday Night Dialogues at the Library on January 30 at 7 p.m. "Digital Art: The Inside Scoop with Roz Dimon" will include a slide show presentation and a display of original works, currently on exhibit in the library's Community Room. A born artist who, she says, "could draw before I could talk," Roz Dimon speaks of drawing she did by hand as her first love and, in pre-digital times, of her beginnings with a traditional brush, in oil on canvas.

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  16. Experts: Measles Outbreak Caused By Distrust Of Public HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CW69 About CBS Television Stations Group , a division of CBS Inc., officially entered the Atlanta market September 1, 1995, acquiring WVEU-TV from BCG Communications, which held the license since sign-on in 1981. [...] 92.9 The Game CLICK HERE FOR THE 92-9 THE GAME HOMEPAGE This page has contact information only.

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  17. Family Says Shelter Dog-Napped Their CockerRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    The owners of Beau, a pure bred Cocker Spaniel, say a veterinarian told them their beloved pet died following surgery when in fact he conspired with others to put the dog up for sale on the Internet. In a lawsuit filed in the Fulton County Superior Court, plaintiffs Lee and Barbara Hornsby of West Virginia say that on July 10, 2014, they took Beau to the Cheat Lake Animal Hospital in Morgantown, W. Va., for orthopedic surgery.

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  18. Must have beauty items for Coachella and other music festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Spring and Summer weather is just around the corner and with it come plenty of opportunities for music lovers to enjoy the outdoors at various music festivals. One of the largest and most well known music festivals, Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicks off on April 11th in California for it's annual two weekend event.

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  19. Georgia News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Department officials say the recruiting fairs for juvenile corrections officers are being held Feb. 5 and 25 at the Augusta Youth Development Campus between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Department officials say applicants should bring copies of a valid ACT, SAT or other test scores, a valid driver's license, a high school diploma, birth certificate and ... (more)

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  20. Atlanta-bound Delta flight lands safety Wednesday after bomb threat; 6 planes targetedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The flight was among six targeted Tuesday by bomb threats, NBC News is reporting. The threats, all made using Twitter, involved flights flown by Atlanta-based Delta , Southwest Airlines Co.

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