• Summer Camps Galore

    As it warms up in the South, the time has come to begin thinking about how your kids will spend their summer months. Whether you have a craft lover or a future … [More]

    Summer Camps Galore
  • 2014 Taste of Marietta

    The 2014 Taste of Marietta takes place Sunday April 27, 2014 from 11am to 7pm. The annual event takes place in the historic Marietta Square and features over … [More]

    2014 Taste of Marietta
  • Paper Mill Village Food Trucks

    The popular food truck fair is returning to Paper Mill Village.  The event features some of the most popular food trucks in the metro area as well as live … [More]

    Paper Mill Village Food Trucks
  • What Makes Cobb Great

    These days Cobb County is in the news for its large-scale building projects, notable film locations, award-winning entertainment venues and healthy stock of … [More]

    What Makes Cobb Great




Summer Camps Galore

As it warms up in the South, the time has come to begin thinking about how your kids will spend … [more]

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Cobb libraries expand hours

To better serve Cobb residents, the county’s public libraries are expanding and adjusting their hours of operation at all branches. A summary of new hours for all library branches is available at cobbcat.org. … [more]


Local church’s mission to help feed hungry

Chestnut Ridge Christian Church in Marietta is a small congregation that seeks to tackle a big problem: hunger. In January, members participated in a food-packaging event with the international organization Stop Hunger Now, where more than 60 people … [more]


New app to help with resident service requests for DOT

A new smart phone and web-based tool, YourGOV, allows residents to submit non-emergency service requests directly to Cobb DOT. Residents can photograph a problem and request that work be completed at a specified location. YourGOV service requests … [more]


WellStar recognized for workplace environment

WellStar Health System was recently named on the 2014 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For List ranking 39th—the highest ranking for a company based in Georgia. Fortune recognizes companies nationally for having exceptional workplace cultures based … [more]


Bridges closed along Silver Comet Trail

Five pedestrian bridges along Cobb’s 12.8-mile Silver Comet Trail will be temporarily closed to the public through April 2014 while Cobb DOT crews repair or replace bridge ends. The following bridges are affected: Cooper Lake Bridge, Olley Creek … [more]


Low Cost Microchip and Vaccination Clinic

Good Mews Animal Foundation will be holding a low cost microchip and vaccination clinic for cats and dogs. See full details and register today at www.goodmews.org, by contacting Robbin at robbiny@fairgreen.com or calling 678-520-4735. Walk ups are … [more]

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