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Newly Registered Latinx Voters Key to Georgia Runoff Victory, Voto Latino Registered 15% of All New Georgia Voters Since General Election

Newly Registered Latinx Voters Key to Georgia Runoff Victory, Voto Latino Registered 15% of All New Georgia Voters Since General Election

Voto Latino registered 47,318 voters in Georgia in 2020-21, helping flip the state. A coalition of young, diverse voters delivered two Democratic Senate seats in Georgia, which has one of the

HCWA Wins Top GAWP Excellence Awards for Water Distribution and Sewer Collection

HCWA Wins Top GAWP Excellence Awards for Water Distribution and Sewer Collection

While the Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP) continues to host its industry conferences virtually, they are no less impactful for water utilities recognized for excellence, especially during one of

Dole Packaged Foods to Open New Frozen Fruit Facility in McDonough

Dole Packaged Foods to Open New Frozen Fruit Facility in McDonough

Operation will strategically service east coast customers in a timelier manner. Dole Packaged Foods will be opening a new state-of-art frozen fruit facility in McDonough, GA at the end of

Newton County Health Department and Piedmont Newton Hospital Awarded Car Seat Mini Grant

Newton County Health Department and Piedmont Newton Hospital Awarded Car Seat Mini Grant

Buckle Up Right, Every Trip, Every Time. The Newton County Health Department was awarded the 2021 Car Seat Mini-Grant by the Georgia Department of Public Health, Injury Prevention Program. Through the Mini-Grant, the

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Dave Says… Let Kids Make Mistakes (and Learn From Them)

Dave Says… Let Kids Make Mistakes (and Learn From Them)

Dear Dave, We just started teaching our seven-year-old about money. He’s very eager to learn, and he seems to be grasping the basic ideas quickly. He’s young, though, and of

The Medical Minute: How You Can Donate Blood Safely Now

The Medical Minute: How You Can Donate Blood Safely Now

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, many of the region’s blood drives disappeared. According to the American Red Cross, blood drive cancellations tripled in 2020 due to the pandemic, and collections at

Special Olympics and Publix Super Markets Kick Off 2021 with Signature Torch Icon Campaign

Special Olympics and Publix Super Markets Kick Off 2021 with Signature Torch Icon Campaign

Special Olympics and Publix join forces to raise funds for thousands of athletes with intellectual disabilities. As we head into a new year, Special Olympics is teaming up with Publix

Empire State Building to Shine in a Red Heartbeat to Honor President-Elect Joe Biden’s COVID-19 Memorial

Empire State Building to Shine in a Red Heartbeat to Honor President-Elect Joe Biden’s COVID-19 Memorial

Music-to-Light Show Synced to Alicia Keys’ ‘Empire State of Mind’ Returns With Simulcast on iHeartMedia New York’s Z100 and the iHeartRadio App The Empire State Building today announced its participation in