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At Fond Memories, Rita Andrade offers a plethora of antiques to suit a variety of tastes and preferences.

A treasure trove for the die-hard curio collector

Walls of hand-painted ceramic plates. Unique lamps, figurines, tapestries, vintage jewelry —you name it. Fond Memories has it all — gadgets and gizmos of plenty, packed like sardines in a quaint antique shop.

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There is a serious misconception about not buying life insurance for a stay-at-home spouse that is all too common. Many people feel that because a spouse doesn’t work outside the home, life insurance is not necessary because there’s no salary to replace. 

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(L-R) Grace Clower, Jonnie Kay Collier, Emmett Clower, Billy Greene, and Jewett Clower

For decades, lifetime Snellville resident and mayor for 26 years, Emmett Clower, has donated his photography services to the ACS – whether it was the annual gala the ACS held for more than three decades, a Relay For Life event, the ACS Ladies’ Auxiliary Fashion Show, golf tournaments or awards ceremonies – if it was an ACS activity, he was likely to be there, camera in hand, ready to shoot memories to be preserved for history.

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Mike and Debbie Mason, Mrs. Wischusen's son, Henry Wischusen, and seated Margaret Wischusen.

It’s rare enough to find someone who has lived long enough to celebrate a 100th birthday. So, imagine finding two people who have lived an entire century. Just recently two centenarians, both residents at Village Park at Peachtree Corners, a senior living community, celebrated their 100th birthdays with family and friends.

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