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Ribbon cutting ceremony for Mason Mill Park

Ribbon cutting ceremony for Mason Mill Park

DECATUR, Ga. – (submitted by DeKalb County Parks and Rec.) DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony Sunday, March 20 at 1 p.m. for a Phase 1 Park Renovation Project at Mason Mill Park.

$150 for One Week of Circus Summer Camp IN DUNWOODY (52% off, $310 value)

$150 for One Week of Circus Summer Camp IN DUNWOODY (52% off, $310 value)

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Circus Camp has graciously offered us a LIMITED NUMBER of spots for their Dunwoody location. CLICK HERE to treat your child to a MAGICAL summer with 52% off Atlanta’s one-of-kind “Funnest” Summer Day Camp! Ages 5 and up.


Atlanta Hawks sponsor "Why Bully Free is the Way to Be" Essay Contest

Atlanta Hawks sponsor "Why Bully Free is the Way to Be" Essay Contest

Atlanta, GA--  This is the last week to submit your essay for a chance to win!

The Atlanta Hawks have announced that entries are now being accepted for the “Why Bully Free Is The Way To Be” Essay Contest.  The contest is part of the Hawks’ Read to Achieve program sponsored by Philips.

One Grand Prize Winner will be picked up by a limousine for a ride to school with Al Horford, and have the Hawks center visit his or her classroom.  The winner will also receive four tickets to the Hawks’ Read to Achieve Night game against the New York Knicks on March 6 (6 p.m.

Atlanta Track Club Unveils Updated Website and Blog for All Runners

Atlanta, GA--  The Atlanta Track Club (ATC) unveiled a new look and feel for its web site, atlantatrackclub.org, to better serve Atlanta Track Club members as well as the Atlanta running community.  The revamped web site features easy-to-find information on upcoming ATC races and past events as well as the latest in Atlanta Track Club news and membership information.  As part of the redesign, enhanced site navigation and a keyword search function were added to help visitors easily find the information they need. 

Along with the recent web site facelift, Atlanta Track Club has found its place in the blogosphere with the Atlanta Runner’s Blog, the ATC’s forum to share training tips, information on runner’s health, stories of inspiration as well as insights on events and running routes with Atlanta runners and fitness enthusiasts.  The new blog,

The City of Atlanta Wins $50,000 Community Tennis Grant for "2010 Best Tennis Town" Finalist

Atlanta, GA-- Mayor Kasim Reed was at the 2010 U.S.

Want to Run in Atlanta's Half Marathon this Thanksgiving? Train with a Coach Now

Atlanta, GA-- For those runners who will be running in the Atlanta Half Marathon on Thanksgiving morning, Coach Will Dillard, along with Fleet Feet Sports Atlanta, will have a training program designed specifically for intermediate and veteran runners.

An informational meeting and sign up will be at Fleet Feet Sports Atlanta on Sunday, September 12th at 3:00 p.m., and group runs begin Saturday, September 18th.

The cost of the program is $99.00 and will include the following: Ten Saturday group runs from various locations with optional Wednesday training runs beginning October 6th, a detailed written schedule, seminars on injury prevention and nutrition, access to Coach Will at the runs and by email for training questions, weekly email training tips, a long sleeve technical tee for race day, and socks and other goodies from program sponsors.

Along with coaching numerous runners over the past twenty years, Coach Will has trained many of his runners