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Attend The Youth Peace Party

Middle and High School Students are invited to attend a peace party sponsored by the Fulton County Office of Children & Youth, Music Education Group, the King Center and numerous community partners.  “PEACE PARTY ATL” […]

WAOK-AM–02/20/2014

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Mardi Gras Bar Crawl

Your ticket includes beads, food and drink specials, and a drink at multiple bars within walking distance. Feb. 22 – Mardi Gras Crawl in Buckhead. Mardi Gras in Buckhead. After huge success last year this event returns, […]

WAOK-AM–02/19/2014

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The Center For Puppetry Arts Presents: Weather Rocks

Weather Rocks, written by Jon Ludwig, is showing now thru March 23rd at the Center For Puppetry Arts. This show is recommended for ages four and up. “From a newsroom in the clouds, five energetic […]

WAOK-AM–02/19/2014

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Arts Alliance to Host Business Owner’s Talk

The Lilburn Arts Alliance will host a discussion by local furniture maker Alan Harp at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at Lilburn City Hall, 76 Main St. The talk is free and open to the public. […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2014

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Animal Shelter Posts Monthly Gain

DeKalb County reduced the euthanasia rate at its county shelter to 13 percent in December, the lowest point ever for the facility. The gains are part of an overhaul of the county’s animal services department, […]

WAOK-AM–01/17/2014

US Army Veterans Celebrate 65 Years Of Liberating Obersalzberg

Hire Heroes USA Awarded Grant

Alpharetta-based nonprofit Hire Heroes USA is the recipient of a three-year, $550,000 grant from the Altria Group to fund its veteran career transition program and services. The grant will help Hire Heroes USA assist over […]

WAOK-AM–01/17/2014

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Young To Speak At King Observance At KSU

Civil rights activist, former Atlanta mayor and one time diplomat Andrew Young will give the keynote address at Kennesaw State University’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. holiday celebration, 6 p.m. Sunday at the Bailey Performance […]

WAOK-AM–01/17/2014

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Host Families Needed For Exchange Students

Fayette County families interested in hosting foreign high school exchange students this fall are being sought by the group Student American International. The state-approved program places students in local schools and ensures that they have […]

WAOK-AM–01/15/2014

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Henry Town Hall Meeting Set For Jan. 25

Henry County Commissioner Bruce Holmes’ first town hall meeting of 2014 is scheduled for 9 a.m. Jan 25, at the Fairview Recreation Center, 35 Austin Road, Stockbridge. It will feature a State of the County […]

WAOK-AM–01/15/2014

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