• Christmas and Holiday Lights at Life University

    The annual "Lights of Life" holiday display at Life University takes place every night from November 27 to December 31, 2014. The event features more than a … [More]

    Christmas and Holiday Lights at Life University
  • Marietta Square Christmas Tree Lighting

    Join Santa and Mrs. Claus for the kick-off to the holiday season Thursday, December 4, 2014. Festivities start at 5pm in Glover Park in the Historic Marietta … [More]

    Marietta Square Christmas Tree Lighting
  • Santa in the Square

    After kicking off the holiday season with the Marietta Square Christmas Tree Lighting, Santa's Workshop opens in Glover Park in Marietta Square. Bring the kids … [More]

    Santa in the Square




Giving Your All

With more than 8 percent of Cobb County’s 717,000-plus residents in need, and 2,000 children … [more]


Gifts Around Town

Residents of Cobb County are never far from homemade goods and services of top quality because small … [more]

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Thriving in the Holiday Season

While holidays are beyond wonderful for bringing people and families together, there are a few signature parts of the holidays that can also throw people wildly off-track when trying to maintain their health and fitness goals. Among these, … [more]


Holiday Recycling in Cobb

As we enter the most wonderful—and wasteful—time of the year, consider what you can do to keep your community beautiful this season. Keep Cobb Beautiful and Keep Smyrna Beautiful work on programs year-round to keep Cobb County green and … [more]


New Braves Stadium Is Named

Atlanta-based SunTrust Bank, Inc., has snagged the naming rights for the new Atlanta Braves stadium in Cobb County for the next 25 years. The announcement about naming the under-construction SunTrust Park was made during the grand opening ceremonies. … [more]


Free Energy Efficiency Seminar

Cobb EMC is hosting a seminar where experts will share tips on how to save money on your electric bill. Those in attendance may also enter to win a home energy makeover from Home Energy Solutions. The event will be held from 6–8 p.m. on Nov. 11, … [more]


Former Belmont Site Under Development

Halpern Enterprises, Inc., of Atlanta is developing the former 48-acre Belmont Hills Shopping Center at the corner of Windy Hill and Atlanta roads in Smyrna. New construction will include 47,593-square-foot neighborhood retail center, 153 new homes … [more]


Helping Burn Patients

Bullock Hope House in Powder Springs is opening its doors to the families of burn patients treated at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at WellStar Cobb Hospital. The house will be a place of respite for out-of-town families while their loved ones are … [more]

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