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Remembering Robin Williams with Joy

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 5:14am

Like many, I am heartbroken and shocked over the news of Robin Williams’ death from an apparent suicide. He was just 63 years old. The comedian always seemed to be so upbeat and “on.” But that is not true. In a...

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Experience Shark Week at the Fernbank

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, August 8, 2014 - 8:23am

It’s that time of year again! Shark Week returns to the Discovery Channel starting Sunday August 10. But you can get a giant view of the glorious and fearsome great white, by heading to the Fernbank Museum and catching...

Farmers Markets for All Seasons

Cheryl Wollner - Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 6:55am

Georgia may be the Peach State, but if you shop at local farmers markets you’ll find that peaches are not the only fresh produce Georgia has to offer. Even as we transition into fall and the start of the new school year...

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An Anthem for Back-to-School

Heather Neal - Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 6:13am

Chance the Rapper has reformatted the theme song from the PBS Kids program Arthur. Chance’s rendition of the popular theme song is eventually familiar enough to be lovable and different enough to be fun. He’s added a...

Sesame Street’s Numeric Con Previews New Season

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 2:00am

Sesame Street invaded San Diego Comic Con over the weekend with a parody of the convention called Numeric Con. In the video, the neighborhood is transformed into the greatest numbers convention in the world Numeric...

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Yes, Georgia Has a Tax Free Shopping Weekend in 2014

Heather Neal - Monday, July 28, 2014 - 5:56am

The tax-free back-to-school shopping weekend is back on August 1 and August 2, 2014 across the state of Georgia! The rules from previous years remain the same. The main and notable difference is the timing of this...

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2 Easy Ways to Make Homemade Peanut Butter

Cheryl Wollner - Friday, July 25, 2014 - 2:00am

The best peanut butter I ever had didn’t come out of a jar but out of a food processor in my kitchen. If you feel bogged down finding high fructose corn syrup, hydrogenated oils and other additives in standard peanut...

PBS Parents Summer Bucket List 2014

Summer Bucket List Check-In

Heather Neal - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 5:36am

When stores begin stocking their shelves full of fresh pencils, crayons, and backpacks, it’s hard to deny the inevitable: Summer is winding down. But, since it’s not over yet, there’s still time for a check-in to find...

Cumberland Island where horses roan the beaches.

7 Places You Must Visit in Georgia!

Jessica Forkel - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 5:00am

When it comes to scenery, Georgia is one of the most beautiful states in the country. Whether you grew up here in Georgia or you are a newbe,  there are many places that you didn't even know existed that need to go on...

Jim Carrey's Graduation Speech Will Change Your Life Forever

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 6:00am

For recent college graduates going into the world, it can be a scary place. Who are you? Where do you begin? Will I get a job? What steps do you take? When you think of actor Jim Carrey, you think funny man, movie star...

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