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Get all you need for the Holidays at Iron Accents

It’s that time of year...

It’s that time of year again.  The kids are full of candy from Halloween and everyone is prepping for Thanksgiving at home or out of town.  We’re all marking off dates on our calendars and planning our yearly traditions. You may already be making your shopping lists for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, or you may read this, panic, and start working on a list now.

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Come say hello to Pete at Pete's Place in Buford

Relax at Pete’s Place 

After growing up in Gwinnett County, graduating from Collins Hill High school, going off to college and graduating from Valdosta University, then joining the Army and off to Korea, he’s back.

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 Lawrenceville Rotarians participated in Rotary Polio Day at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta where Rotary International received recognition for helping in the efforts to eradicate polio.  Pictured are Past President Nancy McGill, Rotarians David and Nina Freeman, and Rotary International presidential nominee John Germ.

Local Rotarians visit CDC and take POLIO LAB tour

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention celebrated World Polio Day, October 21st, by inviting Rotary International guests to a special tour and program at their facility in Atlanta. Rotary International has been a major contributor to the effort to eradicate polio from the world, and this event was designed to offer thanks for that support. 

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Snellville Arts Commission Secretary Judy Leavell on the site of the proposed Snellville labyrinth with a possible design.

Location for Snellville labyrinth chosen

SNELLVILLE – An area of mediation in the form of a labyrinth will soon be located between the city’s Veterans Memorial and cemetery.

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 The Atlanta Balalaika Society

The Atlanta Balalaika Society will present a concert of music, dance, and song from Slavic lands on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:30pm at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell, GA 30075. Tickets may be purchased in advance by calling (404) 292-7176, with a credit card at www.atlantabalalaika.com, beginning October 1, 2014, or in the lobby with check or cash one hour prior to the performance.

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