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Local chef brings back a taste of trends to come during Atlanta food expo

Last weekend, hundreds of chefs made their way to Atlanta for a chance to see the latest trends in food from the region's best chefs, cooking competitions and to network with some the elite in the food industry.

February 23, 2011 | BY ASHLEY BATES For The Times | Life top stories


Search for wedding band reveals the kindness of strangers

Sometimes a trip to a recycling center can do more than save the environment. Sometimes it can restore faith in humanity.

February 22, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


After-school sports program looking for volunteers to help keep kids healthy and active

Kim Johnson's goal for the year is simple: Continue the work she's doing, but in a bigger way.

February 21, 2011 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Life top stories


Gainesville’s Deal in spotlight as Patsy Cline

Area Patsy Cline fans may fall to pieces Thursday.

February 20, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


‘We took care of our people’

The founders of the Men's Progressive Club proved that there was more than one way to get what you want, even in the segregated South.

February 20, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


96-year-old Flowery Branch resident recalls a road well traveled as a missionary

To say Flowery Branch resident Margaret Burks has an adventurous spirit would be an understatement.

February 19, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Perfect time for a quick snip

If you haven't done so already, now is the time to show your trees some love.

February 18, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Community center’s swap, tasting an opportunity to dish about desserts

It's not everyday that you get the opportunity to taste-test a potential new favorite recipe, but that's just the opportunity that's being extended at the Mulberry Creek Community Center.

February 16, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Gainesville train held up 100 years ago this Friday

Long before Hall County became known as the "Poultry Capital of the World," it was known for much more sinister reasons.

February 15, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


‘Love is ...’ Cooties, candy corn and making others happy

Valentine's Day, the holiday of love, has arrived, and cupid is not sparing young hearts in Gainesville.

February 14, 2011 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Life top stories


Hall County duo making sure the area’s rich black history isn’t soon forgotten

It's easy to tell that Ella Smith and Linda R. Hutchens have a lot of history.

February 13, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


For many, gospel music 'allowed us to breathe'

Like the steady click of a metronome, music has always played an important background role in black history.

February 12, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Look for a honeysuckle spring

Not surprisingly, spring color trends are taking a note from flowering gardens this year.

February 11, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Make a Valentine’s meal sure to please

At the same time, every year, an amorous cherub - better known as Cupid - takes to the skies and showers everyone below with love-tipped arrows.

February 09, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Life top stories


Dawsonville gets a front seat on the fast track to fame with Larry the Cable Guy

What do Larry the Cable Guy and Dawsonville have in common? Both are experiencing celebrity tonight, though Larry is rather used to it by now.

February 08, 2011 | Tasha Biggers | Life top stories


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Northeast Georgia woman shaves head for fundraiser

Ashlynn Geringer, a 4-year-old Lumpkin County girl who has leukemia, received an interesting birthday present Saturday: a family friend's hair.

April 16, 2014 | Andrew Akers | Life top stories


Experimenting in the kitchen with an Easter ham

I have never made a holiday meal.

April 16, 2014 | Savannah King | Life top stories


Bob Swoszowski makes his mark with McDonald's in Northeast Georgia

Employees ranging from teenagers to middle-aged adults hustled at their stations during the fast-food restaurant's lunch rush Tuesday afternoon.

April 13, 2014 | Savannah King | Life top stories


Churches collaborate on worship services during Holy Week

A triumphant entry into Jerusalem, the Last Supper with the 12 disciples, a trial and crucifixion followed by his death and burial and finally his resurrection all happened in a week's time. Christians call it Holy Week.

April 12, 2014 | J.K. Devine | Life top stories


Variations of flower vase makes decorating easier

We've been picking flowers and sticking them in containers for thousands of years.

April 11, 2014 | By Kim Cook Associated Press | Life top stories


Seder dinner filled with traditional foods

Orly Padawer of Cleveland said she's looking forward to the Passover feast known as the Seder.

April 09, 2014 | Savannah King | Life top stories


Mission unearths African-American cemetery

A temporary, handwritten sign marks the site of the small cemetery. It reads "New Bethel Church, Strickland Cemetery."

April 08, 2014 | Savannah King | Life top stories


Sisters meet after 4 decades of separation

Carolyn Hogan said she didn't expect much when she sat down in front of the computer and typed her long-lost sister's name in the search bar.

April 06, 2014 | Savannah King | Life top stories


French bestow award on Barrow County vet

Marcie Dover was 19 years old when he left his home in Alabama for basic training, New Jersey and eventually a ship to Europe in 1944. He hadn't even had a chance to finish high school before being drafted.

April 06, 2014 | By Zac Taylor Times regional staff | Life top stories


Making your car smell brand new

If you've owned your vehicle for a while, you've likely spilled a few drinks, dropped a couple of french fries or worse - let the dog ride shotgun. And that new-car smell is nothing more than a fading memory even after a wash and vacuum.

April 04, 2014 | Savannah King | Life top stories


North Georgia musician kick off inaugural CD with concert

Last fall, musician Jason Kenney of Dahlonega didn't know if he would even record his first solo album because of the financial involvement.

April 03, 2014 | Kelsey Williamson | Life top stories


Eggs crack into haute cuisine

Don't tell James Beard Award-winning food writer Michael Ruhlman that eggs are trending.

April 02, 2014 | By Michelle Locke Associated Press | Life top stories


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