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Independence Day

Heather Neal - Monday, July 2, 2012 - 11:31am

Independence Day lands square in the middle of the week this year. That may mean that you’ll be keeping the celebrating a little closer to home since it isn’t up against a long weekend. Odds are, if you’re in our...

Hot enough to fry an egg is too hot for running!

Peachtree Road Race Training 3: So Hot you Could Fry an Egg on the Sidewalk

Nancy Zintak - Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 6:44am

It’s been a grueling final days of training. The 103-degree heat was most challenging. I was thwarted once again in my attempts to train on Saturday with the realization that our air conditioning had gone out. We knew...

Jungmin's view of Stone Mountain and a very large crowd.

A Korean’s experience on Fourth of July

Jungmin Kim - Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 9:12am

We are pleased to introduce you to Jungmin Kim who is our new intern. She'll be writing periodically for this blog while she puts her marketing and communications skills and education to work over the summer. Hello...

Safety for Independence Day Fun

Heather Neal - Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 10:59am

Independence Day is for celebrating! Whether you’re keeping it low-key and grilling at home or celebrating big with fireworks and friends, safety is especially important on this summer holiday. The National Safety...

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Patriotic Projects for All Ages

Heather Neal - Wednesday, July 3, 2013 - 7:29am

As parents, one of our many responsibilities is passing on our history. Especially on Independence Day, it is important to share the traditions of this holiday as well as its historical significance. As adults, we...

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