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Athens Banner-Herald
Tant: Eclipses show mankind its true place in universeNext month’s total eclipse of the sun should be a positive and lovely event for
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Next month’s total eclipse of the sun should be a positive and lovely event for millions, weather permitting. Here in Athens, the eclipse will not be total, but more than 99 percent of the sun will be blocked out by the moon. A large crowd is... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Outline of Athens-Clarke public art master plan available for review and commentThe proposed public art master plan for Athens-Clarke County is still being dra
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The proposed public art master plan for Athens-Clarke County is still being drafted, but the final proposal is likely to steer the community toward seeing public art as more than just static works placed at various locations. It is also likely to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Draft plan is next step for Envision AthensEnvision Athens, the consultant-facilitated effort to map out a plan for the ne
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Envision Athens, the consultant-facilitated effort to map out a plan for the next 20 years in Athens-Clarke County, is moving into a new phase. Three of the 10 “stakeholder” groups assembled as part of Envision Athens — comprising residents with... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Events for the week of April 1bring a camera and/or binoculars; (706) 613-3615. A Royal Pet-fair: 11 a.m.-4
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
bring a camera and/or binoculars; (706) 613-3615. A Royal Pet-fair: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Jittery Joe’s, 2950 Atlanta Hwy.; the Athens Area Humane Society will have its first multi-shelter pet adoption event and will have dogs and cats available for... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Wednesday, Feb. 3(706) 369-1245. New mamas support group: 10 a.m. to noon, Bloom Community Spac
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
(706) 369-1245. New mamas support group: 10 a.m. to noon, Bloom Community Space, 160 Tracy St., Studio GH. Free. www.bloomathens.com. UGA Spring Career Fair: Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, The Classic Center, 300 N. Thomas St. Students can meet with... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Many Athens children show signs of PTSD, local panelists sayFor many children, living in Athens is not so different from living in a war zo
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
For many children, living in Athens is not so different from living in a war zone, said panelists in a program at the Athens-Clarke County Library. The panel, moderated by Athens-Clarke County Juvenile Court Judge Robin Shearer, gathered at the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Special glasses needed to view approaching eclipsethat make the glasses are making them as fast as they can, so now is the time t
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
that make the glasses are making them as fast as they can, so now is the time to buy them. There are a few places in Athens selling eclipse glasses supplied by Snook, who bought 2,000 of them months ago. Those locations include the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
SPLOST panel gets update on sales tax collectionCollection of the current 1 percent special-purpose local option sales tax in A
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Collection of the current 1 percent special-purpose local option sales tax in Athens-Clarke County is projected to continue through early 2020, the program’s administrator told a citizens advisory committee overseeing the infrastructure construction... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Public can safely view Aug. 21 eclipse through telescopes at City HallAthens’ Sandy Creek Nature Center will bring telescopes downtwown to City Hall
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Athens’ Sandy Creek Nature Center will bring telescopes downtwown to City Hall for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse and make them available to the public for eclipse-watching. The nature center obtained a grant to buy special filters to attach to the... Read more
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Athens Clarke County Library gets grant for solar panelsATHENS, Ga. (AP) - The Athens Clarke County Library has won a $100,000 grant to
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - The Athens Clarke County Library has won a $100,000 grant to install solar panels. It was one of two awards this year by Ipswich, Massachusetts-based EBSCO Information Services, a large library resources provider for academic,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens library gets $100,000 grant to install solar arrayThe Athens Clarke County Library has won a $100,000 grant to install a solar ar
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 29 days ago
The Athens Clarke County Library has won a $100,000 grant to install a solar array at the library’s 2025 Baxter Street building. The grant was one of two $100,000 awards this year by EBSCO Information Services, a large library resources provider for... Read more

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