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Ray’s on the River Announces Dates for Riverside Jazz Concert Series to Benefit Local Charities

Ray’s on the River Announces Dates for Riverside Jazz Concert Series to Benefit Local Charities

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. -- Beginning in May, Ray’s on the River will host an intimate, three-part jazz concert series to benefit local charities. The concerts will be held at Ray’s on the River’s manicured Event Lawn that overlooks the Chattahoochee River.

“We’re really excited to host such renowned jazz musicians and to be able to partner with such worthy causes,” said Mike Ross, director of operations for Ray’s Restaurants. “As an Atlanta restaurant group, we feel we have a great responsibility to give back to our local community. The Chattahoochee River is the perfect setting to enjoy an afternoon of live music and great food with friends and family.”

Atlanta Opera High School Opera Institute to give concert

Atlanta Opera High School Opera Institute to give concert

ATLANTA -- The 11 talented local students who participated in this year's Atlanta Opera High School Opera Institute will give a special concert next month.

The institute, which is one of only a few programs of its kind in the U.S., puts high school students through a rigorous audition process and offers eight months of workshops, vocal coaching and other courses for young people who are interested in pursuing music careers.

In the three years the Atlanta Opera has offered the program, 11 of its graduates have gone on to study music at universities and conservatories across the country.

Potential Georgia LLS Man Of The Year 2012

Watch as we speak with potential LLS Man Of The Year, James Beasley, about what it means to receive this honor and how we can help him with his cause.

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Help Fight Childhood Cancer

Watch as we learn about childhood cancer and what we can do to help. Who is "Mighty Gus?" Watch and find out!

To donate please go to http://augustusthemighty.info/about-us/

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The Movie Business Plants Permanent Roots In ATL

Watch as we talk to Atlanta film producer Jason Sirotin about how he finally made it big in the movie business. What are Jason's favorite projects and why was Atlanta the ideal place for Sirotin to call home? Watch and find out!

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Rep. Price to speak at Vinings Business Association lunch

Rep. Price to speak at Vinings Business Association lunch

ATLANTA -- The Vinings Business Association will welcome Congressman Tom Price to its Tuesday, Jan. 3 lunch program.

Rep. Price will be the keynote speaker for the event, where the VBA will also reveal its 2011 Business of the Year. Finalists are:

* Cobb County Public Safety
* First Citizens Bank -- Cumberland branch
* Paces Holdings/Vinings Jubilee
* Social Vinings restaurant
* Vinings Historic Preservation Society

Everyone is invited to attend the lunch, but VBA members and guests alike must register at least a day in advance. The cost is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Visit www.viningsbusiness.com to RSVP.