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Celebrate holidays with 'green' on your mind

Celebrate holidays with 'green' on your mind

As we get closer and closer to the height of the holiday season, being excited for Father Christmas is no excuse to forget about Mother Nature.

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Going nuts for coconuts

Going nuts for coconuts

Calliope Sweets owner Patty Phillips prides herself on her Southern hospitality, her roots and her skills in the kitchen.

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A place for pets in the hospital

A place for pets in the hospital

Pet therapy is a common form of treatment for many individuals. However, patients who are hospitalized for long periods of time often spend weeks and even months away from their pets since animals are not allowed in hospitals.

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Hospital offers surgery to help ease symptoms of Parkinson's disease

Hospital offers surgery to help ease symptoms of Parkinson's disease

For the 1 million Americans living with Parkinson’s disease and especially those who are responding well to medication, more good news is at hand.

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Veterans seek to add more to soldiers memorial

Veterans seek to add more to soldiers memorial

The plot of land began years as ago as a gateway to a string of parks connecting downtown Gainesville to Lake Lanier, with park benches and paths winding between trees and landscaped areas.

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L.A.M.P. to serve homeless Thanksgiving meal today

L.A.M.P. to serve homeless Thanksgiving meal today

It’s an unfortunate fact of life that, even in Hall County, not everyone has a home for the holidays.

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Feasting on allergy-free food this Thanksgiving

Feasting on allergy-free food this Thanksgiving

When I was a kid, I always looked forward to holidays because it was a guarantee that my mom served all the dishes I loved. I always counted on a turkey, a sweet potato dish and green beans at Thanksgiving for example.

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Forsyth veteran rejuvenates military jeep

Forsyth veteran rejuvenates military jeep

NORTHWEST FORSYTH — Many retirees pick up a hobby to keep themselves occupied, but Claude Whittle of northwestern Forsyth County rebuilt a 1952 Willys M-38 jeep, affectionately known as Col. Maggie.

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Gainesville baby survives premature birth and thrives

Gainesville baby survives premature birth and thrives

Melissa Payne carefully sorts through the objects inside a decorative box on her kitchen counter, handling each one with care.

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Upcycled furniture goes from rugged to refined

Upcycled furniture goes from rugged to refined

What’s old is new again.

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