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Smyrna Jonquil Festival Set for this Weekend

The weather is clearing and a beautiful Fall weekend is in store for northwest Georgia.  Come out and help the Cobb County city of Smyrna celebrate the season at its annual Jonquil Festival.  There will be loads of entertainment for all ages, terrific food plus the opportunity to view the wares of many talented local […]

Cobb County Community Spirit

Keep these upcoming dates in mind to participate in important recycling and charitable donation programs.  Thanks to Cobb County for it’s leadership in these areas! Keep Cobb Beautiful Electronics Day and Shoe Drive Saturday, Nov. 14   9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Jim R. Miller Park – 2245 Callaway Road Marietta, GA 30008 Piedmont Church – […]

Seal and Insulate Your Home Like You Never Have!

We often think only of aesthetic changes when considering a home renovation project.  However, the upgrades that you don’t see on a daily basis may be the ones that improve your home and financial condition in the long run. Just like cars, certain well-built homes can be labeled “high performance.” A high performance car is built with […]

Allatoona Community Area History Wanted!

Do you have local history – information – photos – maps to share? We need your help! The ACA is building an Allatoona Community Area History Profile segment for the ACA/Community website ( We are collecting historical tid-bits for our area and will begin to publish the information in 2010. Please join the 1st gathering […]

Join the Solarbration at Tellus Science Museum

Gala 2010

Saturday, Oct. 10 10 am – 8 pm This Saturday is a Solarbration at Tellus! Come tour the Solar Decathlon House, the newest addition to Tellus. The Solar House was built by Georgia Institute of Technology faculty and students for an international competition and is designed to be self-sufficient.   Tours of the house will be […]

Movie Night at Allatoona High School

Join the Acworth Parks and Recreation Department at Allatoona High School on October 9, 2009 for a movie on the football fields. Come out and enjoy Journey To The Center Of The Earth in 3D!!!  In this movie a scientist whose radical theories have completely tarnished his reputation goes backpacking across Iceland and finds a cave […]

Cobb County Supports Cancer Research

Such a threatening disease, but such a wonderful and fun way to fund research for a cure.  On Sunday October 4th, The American Cancer Society will sponsor the Get Tee’d Off at Breast Cancer Pink Ribbon Classic Preview Party.  Hosted by the PGA Superstore in Kennesaw, the festivities will include a Silent and Live Auction, Putting […]