Kennesaw/Acworth

Marietta’s Art In The Park – Labor Day Weekend

Marietta’s Art In The Park – Labor Day Weekend

There is no need to travel for Labor Day fun – a full weekend of end-of-summer enjoyment can be found at the 28th annual Art in the Park festival in historic Marietta Square, Aug 30-Sept 1. A favorite with locals and visitors alike, Art in…

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Carrabba’s Culinary Cook-off at Taste of Kennesaw

Carrabba’s Culinary Cook-off at Taste of Kennesaw

Let the games begin!  Food, food and more food is what the Carrabba’s Culinary Cook-off is all about!  Once a year seniors from local high schools compete for a cash prize of $3000 to help make their dreams of culinary greatness come true! Last year…

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Kennesaw Police Chief Westenberger Accepts the Challenge

Kennesaw Police Chief Westenberger Accepts the Challenge

Chief Westenberger has accepted his ALS ice bucket challenge from Chief Dennard of the Acworth Police Department. To help raise more money for ALS, the Chief  auctioned off the position of pouring the water. As you can see by the photos, the Chief had an…

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Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival – Aug 22/23

Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival – Aug 22/23

The City of Kennesaw will host its 14th annual Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival at Adams Park on Friday, August 22 from 6 to 10 p.m., and Saturday, August 23 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. For the second consecutive year, the festival’s presenting sponsor…

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The Re-Creation of The House Of Lu, Marietta

The Re-Creation of The House Of Lu, Marietta

It is finished and opened.  The redesign of the House of Lu started over a year ago, as Cassandra Buckalew, Cindy Lu Tam and Johnny Tam, poured over designs, ideas, took field trips, and dreamed.  And then the new  design was done.   In one short…

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SafePath’S Good Eatin’ Great Cause Fundraiser

SafePath’S Good Eatin’ Great Cause Fundraiser

Join SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center and Chef Alex Reethof, on Thursday, August 14, at the Cobb Galleria Exhibit Hall for the 4th Annual Good Eatin’ Great Cause Culinary Tour and Competition. From 6pm-10pm, event attendees will enjoy culinary treats featuring signature appetizers, entrees, desserts and…

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What Teen Girls Can Teach Us About Social Media

What Teen Girls Can Teach Us About Social Media

Article written by Kathy Scott, Digital Communications Director/Social Media Strategist #1DFANDOMSTICKSTOGETHERTHROUGHTHICKANDTHIN Yes, that was a hashtag that was trending a few weeks ago on Twitter. Social media is dominated by adolescent girls, but you would hardly know it unless you actually pay attention to the…

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4th of July Starts the 3rd in Cobb County.

4th of July Starts the 3rd in Cobb County.

Our cities in Cobb County make sure we don’t have to travel far to enjoy a parade, arts and crafts, music and entertainment and of course the grand finale FIREWORKS.  Included here are Acworth’s, Kennesaw’s Marietta’s and Powder Spring’s activities for July 3 and July…

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CONCERTS ANNOUNCED for 2014 North Georgia State Fair

CONCERTS ANNOUNCED for 2014 North Georgia State Fair

The 82nd Annual Superior Plumbing North Georgia State Fair will take place Thursday, September 18, through Sunday, September 28, at Jim R. Miller Park in Marietta. Attracting nearly 300,000 people from throughout metro Atlanta, North Georgia and surrounding states, the Superior Plumbing North Georgia State…

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Congratulations – Max Pentecost – Awesome Season

Congratulations – Max Pentecost – Awesome Season

BSB: Pentecost Wins Johnny Bench Award Recognized as Top Collegiate Catcher By Brandon Scardigli 6/26/2014 OFFICIAL RELEASE

 WICHITA, Kan. – Kennesaw State catcher Max Pentecost took home top billing in the NCAA Division I catcher’s world on Thursday night, winning the Johnny Bench Award at…

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Loud Security Systems – 2014 Small Business of the Year.

Loud Security Systems – 2014 Small Business of the Year.

LOUD Security Systems was named the 2014 Small Business of the Year by the Cobb Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber’s June First Monday Breakfast, presented by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Established in 1995 by John Loud, LOUD Security Systems has grown into a well-known and…

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Take Charge of Your Life

Take Charge of Your Life

Finding out that you have kidney failure and will need treatment to stay alive is devastating.  You probably feel angry and overwhelmed learning you will be hooked up to a machine three times a week at a facility that take almost an hour to reach.…

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