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Crop Mob: Community Support of the Small Farm

Heather Neal - Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 7:14am

In Monday’s blog, we talked about the local farmer’s market and its positive impact on community. There is a relatively new state-wide volunteer organization that is contributing to the local farm effort by organizing...

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Community at the Farmers Market

Heather Neal - Monday, February 18, 2013 - 6:15am

While Georgia’s economy is based on a number of diverse categories – trade, manufacturing, tourism, etc. – no one will dispute Georgia’s agriculture as both a historical and modern mainstay. Georgia grows and exports...

GPB Partners with Georgia Aquarium for Dinosaur Train Kids Craft Event

Rachel Daniels - Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 9:51pm

Georgia Public Broadcasting partnered with the Georgia Aquarium to host a Dinosaur Train Kids Craft Event at GPB! Kids and their parents traveled around craft tables to create Dinosaur treats, Get their face painted,...

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Heart Healthy Menu for Valentine’s Day

Heather Neal - Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 11:49am

Happy Valentine’s Day! The widely celebrated and popular holiday has a surprisingly alluded history. Whatever its origins, today it is honored around the world as a day to be more kind and loving, especially to your...

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PBS Kids Wins Big at KidScreen Awards

Heather Neal - Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 4:46am

At last week’s Kidscreen Summit in New York, PBS’s kids programming came away with a lot of big wins! Best Animated Series 2013 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Best Companion Website 2013 Dinosaur Train Best Companion...

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DIY Valentine: Air Mail Express

Heather Neal - Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 10:52am

As promised in the previous blog for Candy-free Valentine's, here is one more candy-free, fun treat for your kid's school valentine, "Air Mail Express" I really liked all of the treats illustrated in the previous blog,...

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Candy-Free Valentine's Day from Pinterest

Heather Neal - Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 8:14am

Valentine’s Day is on the way! Whether you’re getting treats together for your students, your kids’ classmates, or your neighbors, there are a lot of fun, candy-free options for letting your friends know you care about...

Upside Downton Abbey

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, February 4, 2013 - 8:17am

The folks at Sesame Street couldn't resist, a spoof of Downton Abbey with theme music and all. The segment is called Upside Downton Abbey. In the clip, an upside down Dowager Countess fusses with Mr. Carson on why...

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Wear Red Day and Resolutions to Protect Your Heart

Heather Neal - Friday, February 1, 2013 - 6:04am

Who's wearing red today? February 1, 2013 is Wear Red Day for the American Heart Association's focus on women's heart health. Every year in America, heart disease kills more women than all cancers combined. To raise...

The National Weather Service says that as a cold front passes through Georgia on Wednesday, numerous thunderstorms will develop.

Severe Weather Safety at Home

Heather Neal - Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 5:35am

Spring seems to be on it's way already with several unseasonably warm days. In Georgia, that means storms. Often, those storms can be severe, as we're seeing today. Today's storm has potential for tornadoes. In fact...

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