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Deion Sanders Will Celebrated Hall of Fame Induction With a Star Studded Red & Black Gala July 16th

Deion Sanders Will Celebrated Hall of Fame Induction With a Star Studded Red & Black Gala July 16th

 

Deion "Prime Time" Sanders, eight-time pro bowl selection and winner of two Super Bowl rings, is taking his rightful place in the Hall of Fame's Class of 2011.

Deion decided to come back where it all started and host a star studded Red & Black Gala on Saturday July 16th at the newly renovated downtown Macy's building which is now known as 200 Peachtree.

Visit Atlanta Tastemaker Magazine for the confirmed star studded list and information on how to purchase tickets. 

Georgia Eye Care Experts Warn Parents of 1,800⁰ F of Holiday Danger & Say Avoid Sparklers on July 4

Georgia Eye Care Experts Warn Parents of 1,800⁰ F of Holiday Danger & Say Avoid Sparklers on July 4
Georgia Eye Care Experts Warn Parents of 1,800⁰ F of Holiday Danger & Say Avoid Sparklers this Fourth of July Georgia Optometric Association Offers Tips to Celebrate the Holiday Safely

BEST SPOTS: To Run in the City

BEST SPOTS: To Run in the City

ATLANTA -- For this week's edition of Best Spots, we have compiled a list of best places to run for beginners, intermediate and advanced runners.

Recently, running has risen in popularity due to people discovering the different benefits it offers. Running has been proven to lessen stress, aid in weight loss and can serve as a method of meditation. According to the Seattle Times, 26.5 million people in the US run 50 days out of the year.

  • Beginners Routes

The Silver Comet Trail is known as “the only truly flat place you can run in Atlanta”. The trail starts near Mavell Road in Smyrna and runs all the way to the Georgia/Alabama line, near Cedartown and Esom. The trail is a favorite among runners searching for a leisurely stroll and good scenery.

Help Adamsville Recreation Center win a $50,000 renovation

Help Adamsville Recreation Center win a $50,000 renovation

ATLANTA -- There are only a few days left to vote for Adamsville Recreation Center to win a $50,000 renovation.

Maxwell House is brewing good deeds and fueling volunteerism through its "Drops of Good: The Maxwell House Community Project" campaign. With a little help from Rebuilding Together and "Modern Family" star Julie Bowen, Maxwell House is working hard to revitalize communities and give much-needed makeovers to important public houses.

Adamsville Recreation Center is competing against other centers from across the country. Only the top five will win the makeover of a lifetime.

Groups from all over Atlanta use the Adamsville Recreation Center for athletic, cultural and artistic engagement, as well as social services resources that strengthen children and their families.

$45 for 5 Drop-In Enrichment Classes at Bean Work Play Café (40% off)

$45 for 5 Drop-In Enrichment Classes at Bean Work Play Café (40% off)

Beat the summer heat with 40% off Yoga, Dance & Art classes at Bean Work Play Café in Decatur ($75 value). CLICK HERE TO PAY $45 = 5 classes for kids & adults!

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A Father's Day Giveaway

A Father's Day Giveaway
Nothing says Father’s Day like a day at the ballpark.  And what better ballpark than Turner Field, cheering on the Braves!   KidVentures plans local field trips for parents & kids all over town!  They do all the hard work so you don’t have to!  With a ton of fun things planned this summer, they are sure to have something that you & your kids will enjoy.  Be sure to follow their adventures on their Facebook page.

One such adventure is a fun tour of Turner Field on Father’s Day Weekend – Saturday, June 18th.

The Atlanta Dream to host a community pep rally at Greenbriar Mall tonight

The Atlanta Dream to host a community pep rally at Greenbriar Mall tonight

College Park, GA -- The Atlanta Dream will host a community pep rally at Greenbriar Mall on June 3 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. to tip off the 2011 season.  The Atlanta Dream opens defense of its Women’s National Basketball Association Eastern Conference Championship Sunday, June 5 at 3 p.m. against the New York Liberty at Philips Arena.

The pep rally is open to the public and will feature appearances by Dream players and executives.  The event will also feature a Family Fun zone, giveaways including tickets to the opening game, and musical performances by Atlanta’s number one Rhythm and Blues singer, Carlin Taylor, the Radiance Girls Group and Norma’s Academy of Dance. Special guests will be the NCAA Division II National Champion Clayton State University Women’s basketball team.