Archive for February, 2012

Homestead Exemption April 1st


Don’t forget that the deadline is quickly approaching for Smyrna Vinings homeowners to file for their homestead exemption. You can apply for exemptions year-round by mail or in person; however, you must apply by April 1st to receive the exemption for that tax year.
If you purchased a home in 2011 or earlier, you still have […]

Smyrna Business March Luncheon

[ March 1, 2012; 11:45 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Don’t miss out on  Smyrna Business Association’s March luncheon, which will be held at the Smyrna Community Center, 200 Village Green Circle, Smyna, GA 30080 (directions). The luncheon is from 11:45 to 1:00pm on Thursday, March 1st. Cost is $12 for members who RSVP and $20 for non-members. Member pricing at the monthly luncheon […]

Gardeners Night Out

[ February 28, 2012; 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]


For those planning your spring vegetable gar, the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County will be holding a presentation on just that topic, Planning Your Spring Vegetable Garden. Linda Hlozansky will be the presenter and this informative seminar will be free and open to the public.

The gardening event will be on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 […]

Vinings Business Lunch

[ March 6, 2012; 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. ]

Vinings Business Association Luncheon
You are invited to the Vinings Business Association Monthly Luncheon on March 6th from 11:30am – 1:00pm at Social Vinings!

The featured speaker at the luncheon will be Drew Tonsmeiere,  Director, Small Business Development Center (SBDC).

Drew Tonsmeire serves as the Area Director with the Kennesaw State University Small Business Development Center (KSU SBDC).

With […]

Market Rate Update


The Week in Review:
Mortgage interest rates inched up last week as better than expected economic news came from the housing, manufacturing and labor sectors. On the week home loan rates moved up about .125%.
What to Expect:
The trend the past few weeks have been a strengthening stock market and a weakening bond (including mortgage bond) […]