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Pete’s Plumbing

Your Dependable Plumber Photos courtesy of

Publisher & Co-Owner Brian Meek Executive Editor & Co-Owner Michelle Meek

editorial Editor Michelle Martin Editor Cherryl Greenman


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Easter Events

Children’s Easter egg hunts and activites

Recipes for preparing a special Easter meal

News from the 154 Legislative Session


Summer Camp Guide


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Publisher’s note Celebrations calendar cONTEST CORNER religious services clubs & Organizations Local Officials Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce Advertiser index

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My Alpharetta Community news Library News School Information School news

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sales Senior Market Director Janet Ponichtera

contributors Photographers Jack Tuszynski Writers Dan Aehl, John Albers, Ronald Bradley, Michael Buckner, Valli Caldwell, Michael Consoli, Louise Estabrook, Dr. Edward J. Furey, Dr. Brett Gluck, Fred Hawkins, Dr. Jeff Kincaid, Chris Miller, Dr. Vishant Nath, Jill Pollard, Foster Smith, Suzanne Taylor, Chris Weber

What’s Cookin’ In The Community

Gold Dome Update

Graphic Designer Tiffany Atwood Graphic Designer Candice Williams

My roswell Community news Library NEWS School Information School News

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