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Play it Safe this Labor Day

Heather Neal - Monday, August 27, 2012 - 7:00am

The first month of doing the school-work-home combo has been absolutely draining. How does my 4-year-old’s school day take so much more of my time away and increase my stress level exponentially? I’ll save that for...

Holiday Lessons

Heather Neal - Monday, November 26, 2012 - 6:37am

We’re back at it! School is back in session after the Thanksgiving holiday break. Now begins the frantic rush to jam in as much information before the winter holiday break, hoping it sticks. If you’re looking for...

The bag, stuffed to the brim, with books from the book sale on Giving Tuesday.

GPB Does "Giving Tuesday"

Heather Neal - Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 4:52am

We are all well acquainted with “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday.” This year, charitable organizations joined together in a call to action for “Giving Tuesday.” (It’s a mystery that it took this long to mark seasonal...

GPB's coat drive and food drive bins

Holiday Traditions: Charity

Heather Neal - Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 5:41am

Excitedly, I sat down to schedule this month’s blogs. With so many holidays and colder days keeping us cooped up and looking for events and activities to enjoy with friends and family, there are plenty of topics from...

image via Flickr (Mr. T. in DC)

4 Ways to Use the Cranberry Sauce You Forgot to Serve

Heather Neal - Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 11:41am

It’s as much a part of our holiday tradition as eating turkey. After seeing several Facebook statuses (stati?) about it and having the same conversation over and over with friends, I knew I was far from alone. At this...

(Photo by Joshua Stewart.)

WORKING: Work's Done For 2013

Joshua Stewart - Monday, December 16, 2013 - 3:23am

We have just over a week until Christmas. That means work has pretty much ground to a halt in companies across Georgia. Many of us will take some time off to re-energize ourselves. Others will keep right on working. Our...

Metro Atlanta's Unemployment Rate Increases

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 2:10pm

According to the state labor department, even with metro Atlanta jobs increasing by 5,900 to total 2,470,600 in August, Atlanta's unemployment rate increased to 8.1% from July's 7.9%. To date, 51,400 jobs have...

The Pilgrims And Other Holiday Programs For Kids Of All Ages

Ashley Rucker - Monday, November 23, 2015 - 7:30am

Before you hit the grocery store to gather ingredients for your Thanksgiving feast, there are several shows airing this week about the holiday for kids of all ages worth noting, watching and dvring. We've curated this...

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