Tips for Charitable Giving

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Follow these tips to donate safely this season. Before you give, learn about the charity on any of these sites: • Wise Giving Alliance (www.give.org) • Council of Better Business Bureaus’ Foundation (www.bbb.org) • American Institute of Philanthropy (www.charitywatch.org)   Know the difference between “tax-exempt” and “tax-deductible.” “Tax-exempt” means the organization doesn’t have to pay […]

Driver Safety Tip – Watch for Deer

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Our wooded, natural environment in Peachtree City makes us especially attractive to wildlife. The young are active now, and the adult population becomes more active in September and October. It’s a good time for drivers to be more cautious to avoid accidents with deer, which are especially active during the hours around sunrise and sunset. […]

Keeping an Eye on Isaac

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Tropical Storm/Hurricane Isaac is expected to make landfall next week, and depending on the track, could bring severe weather (including tornados and flooding) to this area as early as Monday.  Monitor local news or sites such as www.weather.gov/atlanta to  stay informed about  the course of the storm.   Tornado Sirens: When Do Sirens Sound?Sirens will sound […]

Peachtree City Shred Fest 2012

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Looking for ways to help protect your identity?  Shredding old bills and statements is one great step.  On August 25, the Peachtree City Police, Staples, and Iron Mountain, will be hosting the 2012 Shred Fest in the parking lot of Staples (225 Marketplace Connector).  All Peachtree City residents are invited to bring any documents they […]

Georgia’s Tax-Free Weekend

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The weekend of August 10-11, the entire state of Georgia will be enjoying a tax-free weekend. Items exempt from tax include:Clothing and footwear items up to $100General school supplies up to $20Personal computers and related items up to $1000.This is a perfect time for some last-minute back to school shopping!Read more about the tax break […]

Fun and Healthy Snacks for Your Kids

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Do your kids always reach for the high sugar, high carb snacks instead of the healthy things they should be eating?  We have a great suggestion for a fun and healthy outing for you and your kids — pick your own delicious fruits right here in Fayette at Adams Farms on Highway 54.  It’s amazing […]

Summer Guide 2012

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Discover Fayette County’s Summer Guide 2012 is your go-to place for all the exciting activities happening this summer in and around Fayette County! Vacation Bible School Summer Camps U-Pick Fruits & Veggies at local farms Neighborhood Pools

New Georgia Driver’s License Requirements

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Georgia has adopted the Federal Real ID Act of 2005. Starting July 1st, 2012, when you go to renew or replace your license, you will now need a copy of you birth certificate, proof of your social security number, and two documents to prove your residential address. Read more about it here. Fayetteville, GA DDS