Archive for February, 2009

Aberdeen Condominiums Complete Vertical Construction

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Aberdeen Condominiums Complete Vertical Construction

The Aberdeen, a 12-story luxury condominium tower in the heart of Vinings, is bringing one of the best views of Atlanta’s skyline to Cobb County.  The building’s contractor, Hardin Construction, completed vertical construction early this year. “Now that The Aberdeen is topped out, we invite people to stop by and witness the most amazing view…

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Local Landmark Nominated for National Register of Historic Places

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Local Landmark Nominated for National Register of Historic Places

The Pace House, an antebellum property originally owned by one of Vinings’ earliest families, has recently been nominated for designation on the National Register of Historic Places.  On Fri., Jan. 30, 2009, the nomination went before the Georgia National Register Review Board and was unanimously approved at the state level.  The Georgia Historic Preservation Division…

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Smyrna Vinings Social Media Contest

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Smyrna Vinings Social Media Contest

We’ve decided to see just how social the Smyrna Vinings community can be. We’ve made it easy to connect with us and now we’ve decided to add a little fun to the process. So over the coming weeks, we’ll be holding weekly contests to see who are the social leaders in our community. Our first…

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Mortgage Rate Update – Week of February 23, 2009

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Mortgage Rate Update – Week of February 23, 2009

The week in review: The Economic Stimulus Plan for 2009 was signed by President Obama last week. He also unveiled the initial details of the Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan. Uncertainty related to the new stimulus packages and fears of a deepening recession caused the stock market to plunge last week. Normally, falling stock prices…

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Run Thru the Forest

Run Thru the Forest

The City of Smyrna is hosting a new event to help raise funds for organ transplant patients. On Saturday February 28th, 2009, Smyrna is launching the Inaugural Run Thru the Forest 5K. This inaugural race will directly benefit Mr. Bruce Crandle who is currently awaiting a kidney transplant. All profits from this race will be…

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A Taste of the Lowcountry

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A Taste of the Lowcountry

Join South City Kitchen Vinings for this limited-time-only menu honoring the comforting flavors and cooking styles found exclusively in the jewel of our Southeast coast. Start with fried oysters, shrimp purloo, crab and cucumber salad or bacon-pimento cheese fritters. Then mosey on to marinated quail, Country Captain featuring curry-seared chicken thighs or our oh-so-delicious Lowcountry…

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