Archive for November, 2009

Roswell banning smoking in parks?

Tweet The Roswell City Council approved an ordinance this past Monday that will allow smokers to only be able to light up in designated areas of Roswell city parks. The law is not yet effective as Roswell’s Recreation Commission must first dentify the spots where people can light up without bothering others. The Roswell City […]

Roswell Town Square Holiday Lighting

Tweet The cool weather is upon us and we’ve just past Thanksgiving. That must mean it’s time to join with family and friends and enjoy the annual lighting of Historic Roswell Town Square. The celebration will be held on Saturday, December 5th beginning at 5:15. The event will include music and a special reading of ’Twas the […]

Black Friday

Tweet Thanksgiving time. It’s certainly a time of year when we get to spend time with friends and family and give thanks. But for some savvy shoppers, this is also the time of year to prepare to assault the stores on what has become known as Black Friday. Now while you may be looking to take advantage […]

Runoff for Roswell Mayor on December 1st

Tweet Will Jere Wood, the three-term incumbent mayor, surge ahead to be re-elected over former city council member David Tolleson for the right to lead Georgia’s sixth largest city. Roswell voters will get to decide on December 1, 2009. Roswell is the largest city in North Fulton County, which influences the region’s agenda in discussions […]

Mayoral Runoff to Take Place in Roswell

Tweet A three-way race for Roswell Mayor has come down to a Dec. 1 runoff between three-term incumbant Jere Wood and former City Council member David Tolleson.  Wood leads numerically however, did not have the needed 50 percent of the vote.  Council member Lori Henry was far back in third place. Tolleson said voters seemed […]

Obama Set to Sign New Homebuyer Tax Credit Bill

Tweet If you thought you missed your chance of $8,000 from the government, think again!  Buy a home before May 1 and collect up to $6,500 from the government.  If you’re a first-time homebuyer, get up to $8,000.  That’s right…President Obama is set to sign an extension of the $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit and […]

Homebuyer Tax Credit Extension Passed by Congress

Tweet Homebuyer Tax Credit Extended Congress has overwhelmingly passed a bill, with the House of Representatives passing it today and the Senate passing it on Wednesday, that would extend the $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit to home purchases under contract by April 30, 2010 and closed by June 30, 2010. This is an extension of the credit […]

Sweet Apple Village in Roswell to Hold Inaugural Fall Festival

Tweet Sweet Apple Village, Roswell’s new premiere shopping destination, is hosting a fall festival that will be full of fun activities for the whole family. Come enjoy hay rides, jump houses, crafts, face painting, a fire truck and balloon creations in addition to give-aways galore and a farmers’ market. Sample food from Tera Humata, the […]

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