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Night at the Museum returns to Tellus

Night at the Museum returns to Tellus

CARTERSVILLE, Ga.

Tellus Museum reaches 500,000 visitors

Tellus Museum reaches 500,000 visitors

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. -- Tellus Science Museum welcomed its 500,000th visitor Friday, less than three years after opening its doors.

The lucky guest was 11-year-old Danielle Ivanov, a Florida resident who was visiting the museum with her mother and grandparents.

"It was cool," she said. "I'm excited."

Gary Hankins, Danielle's grandfather, knew there was a chance they could be milestone visitors.

"On the way over, I was saying it could be us," he said.

Acworth Police to host National Night Out

Acworth Police to host National Night Out

ACWORTH, Ga. -- The Acworth Police Department will once again participate in National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 2.

National Night Out, which is co-sponsored by Target, exists to heighten crime prevention awareness, generate support for anti-crime programs, enhance police/community partnerships and put criminals on notice that their illegal activities are unwelcomed.

Neighborhoods around Acworth will conduct events like pool parties and cookouts designed to encourage neighbors to come out, meet each other and discuss crime awareness.

Acworth police officers and Target representatives will attend each event.

Anyone interested in participating is asked to call Ofc. Jeffrey Rose at 678-801-4073.

Publix school supply drive to assist Cobb students

Publix school supply drive to assist Cobb students

ATLANTA -- Parents and teachers know that having the right school supplies can mean the difference between a passing or a failing grade for students.

That's why Publix has teamed up with the United Way and several local partners to host the School Tools for Cool Kids program.

Residents can stop by their neighborhood Publix grocery stores from Monday, July 18 until Sunday, Aug. 14 to purchase and/or drop off school supplies in the School Tools bins.

"We encourage customers to donate school supplies to help . . . children begin the school year on a level playing field," said Brenda Reid, media and community relations manager for Publix.

Coca-Cola Issues an A.P.B. (All Play Bulletin) to Families: Go Outdoors. Play in the Park. Vote.

Coca-Cola Issues an A.P.B. (All Play Bulletin) to Families: Go Outdoors. Play in the Park. Vote.

America Is Your Park campaign urges families to get out, discover fun ways to get active in the park while helping their favorite park win big

 

ATLANTA, July 10, 2011 – If you’re reading this, you should get to your favorite park – STAT! Coca-Cola is calling all families to go out and play this summer as part of the second annual America Is Your Park campaign.

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