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Community celebrates healthy marriages, families

The Clayton County Marriage and Family Initiative, Inc., held its annual "Marriage & Family Day," on Thursday evening, and Larry Criss and his family were sitting on their lawn chairs, enjoying the festivities.

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Community outreach groups recognized for service

Four Clayton County charitable organizations were recognized for their work in the community, and received $5,000 grants, each, from the Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta's Clayton Fund.

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Riverdale swears in interim as city clerk

Council members had to search the chambers for tissues when they swore in a visibly moved Sherry Henderson as city clerk Monday night.

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Animal Control: We did not throw out group

JONESBORO — Clayton County Animal Control officials said they have not thrown out an animal advocate group from working at its facility.

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Low cost spay, neuter program coming to Clayton

Atlanta Humane Society offering services for $35

JONESBORO — The Atlanta Humane Society is coming to Clayton County to provide low cost spaying and neutering.

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Clayton County Library System waves goodbye to beloved Youth Services assistant director

Clayton County Library System waves goodbye to beloved Youth Services assistant director

A table set up in Riverdale’s Finance Department building held flowers, gifts and three poster boards packed with the colorful signatures of children grateful for all Janice Arcuria did for them during her 16 years as assistant director of Youth Services at the Clayton County Library System.

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Riverdale swears in new city manager after 4-month search

E. Scott Wood expressed his eagerness to begin working with the residents and government of Riverdale after he was sworn in as the new city manager Monday night.

Clayton Community Calendar - July 30, 2014

Summer Antique Car Show

5K Foam Fest cancelled, company closing

Runners planning to participate in the 5k Foam Fest at the Atlanta Motor Speedway in September may have lost some money.

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Rocking Out

Thousands of Henry residents attend Vans Warped Tour

Thousands of Henry residents attend Vans Warped Tour

Council members press repeat on city solicitor discussion

Discussion over the city solicitor position is becoming a bit like deja vu in Forest Park.

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Pets of the Week - Blinky & Oliver

Blinky came in with her mother as a very young puppy and now having celebrated her first birthday with us, she is still here.

County BOC can’t decide on millage rate at final public hearing

Clayton County Board of Commissioners failed to approve the new fiscal year’s increased millage rate at the last public hearing on the topic Tuesday evening.

Clayton goes for Perdue, neck in neck in State

The state hadn’t yet chosen a Republican candidate to run against Democrat Michelle Nunn for Georgia’s U.S. Senate Seat in November as of press time Tuesday night.

Clayton Community Calendar - July 23, 2014

The city of Riverdale will host a screening of “Aladdin” at the Amphitheater at the Riverdale Town Center

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Study breathes life into development plans near International Terminal

Clayton County could have a plan in place to develop the old Mountainview area east of the International Terminal as early as the end of August.

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Airport West Community Improvement District now operational

ATLANTA — The Airport West Community Improvement District is now operational.


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