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Still Training for the Peachtree Road Race!

It’s been a rough week for training – after coming out of the gates strong on Monday in terms of planning, the training fell short on Tuesday. There was a swim meet on Monday night and for those of you familiar with...

June 21, 2012
Episode 2, "Eat the Rainbow," airs Saturday at 2:30pm

Eat Like There's No Tomorrow - Part 2

Hans Rueffert, chef for over 20 years at his family’s Woodbridge Inn in Jasper Georgia, is the inspirational survivor of stomach cancer and a healthful genius in the kitchen. GPB is airing the second of four...

June 19, 2012
Nancy Zintak hard at work at GPB

Training for the Peachtree Road Race!

The Peachtree Road Race is 17 days away, so I suppose it’s time to start training. This will be fun, because I derive much of my athletic acumen through osmosis from my sporty kids, who between soccer, softball,...

June 18, 2012
Soar With Reading has games and tips to prevent the summer learning lag

Soar With Reading

Soar with Reading, a joint project of PBS KIDS and JetBlue Airways, will once again kick off in late June and will encourage kids’ imaginations to take flight through reading. The program features online resources for...

June 18, 2012
United Way's Day of Action is June 21

Day of Action

This Thursday, June 21, 2012 marks United Way’s inspirational Day of Action. This is a national strategic effort on the longest day of the year to advance the common good. More than 74,000 individuals participated...

June 18, 2012
Eat Like There's No Tomorrow airs for the next four Saturdays at 2:30pm on GPB

Eat Like There's No Tomorrow

In the premiere episode of the new series Eat Like There’s No Tomorrow, sponsored by Piedmont Hospital, chef Hans Rueffert takes us on a food journey to healthier living through better ingredients and healthy choices in...

June 12, 2012
Super Why! Around the World Adventure airs Friday, June 15 at 3pm

Super Why! Around the World Adventure!

It looks like the rain is going to keep us indoors this week. You can give the kids a break from their chores by giving them some fun learning time with this week’s special ”Super Why and the Around the World Adventure...

June 11, 2012
The Lone Star Tick is the most common tick in Georgia. Image from The Georgia Department of Public Health

Ticks Among Us

The experts are saying that it is a bad year for ticks. Which really means that the ticks are having a banner year and their prey are having a bad year. Nancy Hinkle, a veterinary entomologist at the University of...

June 5, 2012
Laughing Pizza in concert June 6, 4-5pm on GPB

Laughing Pizza in Concert in Your Living Room!

Calling all Laughing Pizza fans! You can watch Laughing Pizza on GPB for a special Laughing Pizza in Concert this Wednesday from 4-5pm. The special features the family rock group singing and dancing, plus a behind the...

June 4, 2012

The Day Atlanta Stood Still: Remembering the Orly Crash

At the time, it was the deadliest crash in aviation history. On Sunday morning, June 3, 1962, Atlanta was stunned by the news that a plane carrying 122 of its citizens had crashed on take-off at Orly Airfield near Paris...

May 29, 2012