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GLAM UP YOUR FEET! $15 = $30 worth of Custom Flip Flops from Bow Flip Flops

GLAM UP YOUR FEET! $15 = $30 worth of Custom Flip Flops from Bow Flip Flops

Little girls & Ladies! Your steps will sparkle with these so flippin' cute personalized flip flops. CLICK HERE TO PAY $15 and get $30 worth of Custom Flip Flops from Bow Flip Flops (50% off).

THIS EXCLUSIVE DEAL ENDS THURSDAY, JULY 28TH AT MIDNIGHT

ScoopMama.com brings you the Insider Deals on Local Family Fun! We offer our subscribers unbeatable family-friendly deals with savings of 40-75% off kid-friendly activities, stores, restaurants, services and more.

Coupon Class in Atlanta 7/16

Coupon Class in Atlanta 7/16

 The Coupon Diva

Presents

The Coupon Class

You have watched the Shows, You have read the paper, You have heard all about how a person saves over 50%-75% off there grocery bill. Now is your chance to learn how you can do it to.  

The Coupon Diva, voted Atlanta's #3 Favorite Local Blog by the AJC will teach you:

  • Where to find coupons & How to use them
  • Organizing your coupons the Easy WAY!
  • Shopping at the stores to save
  • Time saving methods
  • Secrets & Tricks to couponing the right way
  • Plus more!

    We will Provide Tip Sheet and Handouts, all you have to bring is you!

     If you have any questions, Please contact Aimee @ Atlcoupondiva@gmail.com OR Sign up HERE

Publix school supply drive to assist Cobb students

Publix school supply drive to assist Cobb students

ATLANTA -- Parents and teachers know that having the right school supplies can mean the difference between a passing or a failing grade for students.

That's why Publix has teamed up with the United Way and several local partners to host the School Tools for Cool Kids program.

Residents can stop by their neighborhood Publix grocery stores from Monday, July 18 until Sunday, Aug. 14 to purchase and/or drop off school supplies in the School Tools bins.

"We encourage customers to donate school supplies to help . . . children begin the school year on a level playing field," said Brenda Reid, media and community relations manager for Publix.

Donate Your Extra Harvest

Donate Your Extra Harvest

ACFB's Community Gardens project is asking backyard and community gardeners to participate in the national Plant a Row for the Hungry campaign by simply donating any extra harvest from your garden for families and individuals in need.  See the list of drop-off sites and find the one closest to you.

Douglasville CVB offering discounted Six Flags tickets

Douglasville CVB offering discounted Six Flags tickets

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. -- The Douglasville Welcome Center has begun selling Six Flags tickets for only $30.

Regular admission to the theme park is $49.99, so anyone who buys from the Welcome Center will save nearly $20 on a day of fun.

The tickets are good for all the typical Six Flags summertime events.

RELATED: Six Flags launches Summer Concert Series

Visit the Welcome Center (6694 East Broad Street) to purchase tickets. They are only available while supplies last.

For more information or to buy over the phone, call 770-947-5920.

Goodwill receives $5.7 million grant to help those in need

Goodwill receives $5.7 million grant to help those in need

ATLANTA -- Good news is coming for many Georgians who are struggling to find jobs.

U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis recently announced that Goodwill of North Georgia will receive $5,724,222 to help people with barriers to employment, namely ex-offenders and low-income non-custodial parents, obtain the skills they need to find work.

The funds will go toward an Enhanced Transitional Jobs Demonstration program, which offers temporary paid work experiences to more than 3,500 people nationwide. The program improves participants' employability, earnings and opportunities for advancement, not to mention their self-sufficiency and long-term success in the workforce.

"This grant provides needed support to individuals who face significant obstacles to employment," Solis said.

LOCAL PROFILE: Georgia's Country Music Scene

LOCAL PROFILE: Georgia's Country Music Scene

ATLANTA – According to the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau, “country music is a perennial Southern favorite in Atlanta and it won’t disappoint”. The music, which has its roots in the south, is known as a blend of, both, traditional and popular music. The country music genre gained widespread popularity around the mid-1900’s as music known as “hillbilly” or old-time music began to decline. Hillbilly music was a genre of music native to the people of the Ozarks. The music was usually played on acoustic instrument like a guitar or a banjo.

Over the years, old-time music changed however most of the lyrical content and instrumentation stayed the same. As it evolved, the arrangement of instruments grew to include the electronic keyboard, drums, the bass, fiddle and the harmonica.