Author: JaNice Van Ness

20th Annual Christmas Tour of Homes in Historic Olde Town Conyers to Benefit Rockdale Emergency Relief

The 20th Annual Christmas Tour of Homes in Olde Town Conyers will offer a Candlelight walking tour on Saturday, December 9, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, December 10, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The tour will feature homes in the historic district – each beautifully decorated for the season – and guests will be able to take in the distinctive architecture and décor that makes each home unique. The walking tour will also pass several noteworthy sidewalk churches in the downtown area. Proceeds from the tour will benefit Rockdale Emergency Relief (RER), the longest-serving non-profit...

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Peachtree Academy’s Offers Program for Infants Through Pre-K

Peachtree Academy is an early childhood program for children ages 6 weeks through pre-kindergarten (Pre-K). They also offer kindergarten through 12th grade. The school is Southern Association of Colleges and Schools™ (SACS) accredited and has locations in both Rockdale and Newton counties. There are three convenient locations for Georgia Pre-K, including the newest location in Covington at 10125 Hwy 142 North.  The early learning center is brand new and will offer 22 slots for the Georgia Pre-K program. For more information about the program, please call 770-860-8900 ext. 1004 or 1005 or info@peachtreeacademy.com  Space is limited.  www.PeachtreeAcademy.com Peachtree Academy is hosting a community wide meeting...

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RER Celebrates 50 Years of Helping Rockdale Citizens in Need

Rockdale Emergency Relief (RER) is celebrating their 50th year serving the needs of citizens in our community to establish food security, utility assistance, and some housing needs. Additionally, RER is the lead agency in Rockdale for many of the initiatives to help find long-term solutions to financial stability and success. RER takes another step forward in faith every month – trusting that the community will continue to support and sustain our mission of helping neighbors help neighbors. Donors and volunteers provide the oil that keeps RER’s lamp burning bright. Through the years, many think of RER as the place...

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Criminal Justice Reform in Senate District 43

Keeping our community safe is a top priority for Senator JaNice Van Ness of District 43 under the gold dome. On October 10, she held a criminal justice reform town hall meeting at the Rockdale Career Academy. She was honored to be joined by Senator John Kennedy (R – Macon) and Judge Michael Boggs of the Georgia Court of Appeals. She was happy to see so many come out to learn about this important issue. The Georgia General Assembly works each year to ensure that it serves the citizens of Georgia in the best manner possible. This town hall...

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Senator Van Ness Organizes Salem Road Corridor Meeting

*Update: On Monday, July 25th, Wall Street Conyers will host the second Salem Road Alliance / Chamber of Commerce Meeting. The meeting will be held from 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm, at 2375 Wall Street, Suite 240 (upstairs). Please RSVP to Service@WallStreetConyers.com or call Cindy Jones at (770) 922-1090 for more information.* Senator JaNice Van Ness, the representative for District 43, coordinated a meeting on June 14, 2016, for business owners and homeowner association presidents for the Salem Road Corridor. As the business owner of Peachtree Academy, she wanted to coordinate efforts to unify the efforts in the areas...

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Who can think of a better topic to discuss on Valentine's Day than chocolate and wine? I know I can't. Corks and Cuvée will be opening on February 24th in Olde Town Conyers.

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End of Season Party

February 24, 2018, 6:00pm - February 24, 2018, 10:00pm

It’s Party time! We are having an end of season skating party and everyone is invited. DJ Life will be spinning the tunes. We will have games, discounts and giveaways all night long! Discounted pre-sale tickets available! Buy one get one 50% off! Online only!

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Who wants to teach their kids to love learning? Dr. Nadra Powell is cultivating this love at High Achievers Education Center in Olde Town Conyers. In this season of love, make your way over to this cozy little schoolhouse to see what they're all about.

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Deon Cannon always gives us great advice! Contact Deon Cannon Realty for all of your real estate needs.

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Life insurance is the ultimate love letter! Will you call a professional and let them help you write a new type of love letter this month. Contact Andrew Jernigan if you are interested in getting life insurance to take care of the people you care about!

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Come on down to Awake for the No Greater Love event! Spoken Word and a panel to ask questions about relationships and love! ... See MoreSee Less

We're just warming up for the No Greater Love event @awakecoffeeco! Stay tuned! . . . . . . #singles #valentinesday #february #february14th #nogreaterlove #closertoeden #closertogether

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Yes, tax season is upon us! Butler-Davis gives us some good tips for getting ready for your tax appointment. Always be prepared and contact Butler-Davis for all your tax needs!

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Forgot to plan something for Valentine's Day? No worries, Tin Plate has you covered. Psychology studies have found that couples who compete together are stronger! Come strengthen your relationship with the one you love by taking part in a little healthy competition at Tin Plate tomorrow night! ... See MoreSee Less

Tin Plate Valentine's Day Couples Trivia

February 14, 2018, 7:00pm - February 14, 2018, 9:00pm

COUPLES ONLY TRIVIA! Otherwise, same trivia as usual with Danny B. The winning couple will get a Tin Plate gift certificate to use on your next time in! Half Price wine all day Wednesday too! Come join in the fun! No reservations. Sorry.

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