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The Mass Choir of New Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in  Forest Park, Georgia is inviting you to their 4th Annual Musical, Sunday, April 17, 2011 at 3 pm. Enjoy an afternoon filled and overflowing with songs of praise. Minister of Music, Terry Turner will serve as the Master of Ceremonies. For more information, call 404- […]

Global Recruiting Solutions and dozens of companies will be taking applications at a career fair today, March 30, 2011 at the Crown Plaza Perimeter Hotel, 6345 Powers Ferry Rd. in Atlanta, GA 30330, from 10 am until 2 pm. For directions, call 770- 955- 1700. Some of the Participating Companies are: TMX Finance, Title Max, […]

Some state lawmakers say it’s time you have all the facts about Georgia’s budget and how your money is spent. Representative Roger Bruce says,Georgia has a budget of $20 billion dollars to work with, so he and others are questioning the necessity to reduce social programs for the poor while at the same time requiring […]

The Atlanta Workforce Development Agency is hosting a job fair this morning , March 22, 2011, from 8 am until 11 am. You’ve still got time to dress to impress, grab some resumes and meet company representatives at the AWDA office, located  818 Pollard Blvd. SW, Atlanta, GA 30315.  Positions available include: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistants, […]

You may want to tell Marta if you care. Starting tonight, the Marta Board is listening to the public on its plan to scale back the Brave shuttle. This year’s rough economy and budget cuts led to the Braves Shuttle to be cut out. But, there’s a chance it could run again before the first […]

St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church  1158 Coleman St. SW Atlanta, GA 30310 You are invited to the 25th Annual Choir Anniversary of the Mass Choir of St. John AME Church. Bring your choir, soloist, dancers and other forms of praise to uplift the name of Jesus, Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 4 pm at […]

The IRS is offering free tax assistance on Saturday, March 26, 2011 from 9 am until 2 pm. This Open House is for taxpayers who are having difficulty scheduling a visit to an IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center during normal weekday business hours.   There are many tax credits and deductions that could help you save money […]

Or crazy baby daddy? More and more children are being raised by single parents, so it’s important that parents who are not together learn how to work together for the benefit of the kids. Come talk, laugh, and debate the issues facing single parents dealing with the other parent in a fun enlightening panel discussion. […]

The shoes, the gowns, jewelry and everything needed to make Prom Night a success!!  The “Show me the Shoes” Foundation is collecting new or lightly worn formal gowns and accessories to give to young ladies in our area going to Prom. Formal dresses can cost $200 (+). In this economy, many young ladies may not […]

Seth 6 years old Diagnosis: Seth was found to suffer from acute lymphoblastic leukemia in winter 2008. Seth’s story: Seth was an energetic child who was always on the go. But just before Christmas in 2008, his parents noticed their little boy was sleeping more and didn’t want to eat or play. When his skin […]

Want to find out if area celebrities can hoop as well as they can sing, produce music, model or rap? Come to the 7th Annual Celebrity Wheelchair Basketball Jam hosted by Dream Makers Youth Foundation and Energy Fitness of America, Saturday, March 19, 2011. 7 pm until 9 pm at Campbell Middle School in Smyrna, GA. 3295 […]

The DeKalb County Government is hosting its first annual “Ballin’ for the Babies” employee basketball tournament Saturday, March 12, 2011, to raise money for the March of Dimes. This year’s goal is $30,000!   Come out and root for a good cause at the Redan Recreation Center 1839 Phillips Rd. in Lithonia, GA.  Game time […]