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The Ballad of Shovels and Rope - Macon, Georgia - July 26th

The Ballad of Shovels and Rope - Macon, Georgia - July 26th | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Macon Film Festival & Bragg Jam celebrate announcement of 2015 partnership with Georgia-debut of THE BALLAD OF SHOVELS AND ROPE, the award-winning documentary by The Moving Picture Boys on Saturday, July 26th prior to the 15th annual Bragg Jam Music Festival!
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Fresh Produce Records cultivates indie and local music in Macon, Ga.

Fresh Produce Records cultivates indie and local music in Macon, Ga. | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Fresh Produce Records in Macon. When you first walk into Fresh Produce Records in downtown Macon, it’s like you’ve stepped ...
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Lazy Dog Growler set to open Macon store

Lazy Dog Growler set to open Macon store | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
In a quiet announcement on their Facebook page, Warner Robins-based Lazy Dog Growler revealed they are opening a new location in downtown Macon.
They will be opening in September on the first floor of the Armory Ballroom on the corner of First ...
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Chris Allers, EVP of the Georgia Center for Nonprofits, speaks to ...

Chris Allers, EVP of the Georgia Center for Nonprofits, speaks to ... | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Second Annual Macon-Bibb Arts Advocacy Breakfast. The Second Annual Macon-Bibb County Arts Advocacy Breakfast will focus on how artistic talent can be a driving force that boosts the wealth of all communities.
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New urban market to open in downtown Macon

New urban market to open in downtown Macon | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
It's almost time to open the doors to a grocery store that's been in the works for years.
Owner Steve Bell told 13WMAZ's Jennifer Moulliet that the community built this shop.
Employees are still unpacking, working on inventory, and finalizing ...
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Macon-Bibb starts weighing effects of budget cuts | Politics | Macon.com

Macon-Bibb starts weighing effects of budget cuts | Politics | Macon.com | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
To achieve a balanced budget that fit expected tax revenue, Macon-Bibb County finance officials had to plan on leaving many jobs open and cutting departments back to “shoestring budgets,” an assistant county manager told commissioners Friday.
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Reichert proposes cutting money to Tubman, arts and sciences museum | Politics | Macon.com

Reichert proposes cutting money to Tubman, arts and sciences museum | Politics | Macon.com | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
The Tubman African American Museum and the Museum of Arts and Sciences both face the loss of $250,000 subsidies from Macon-Bibb County.
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Mercer students host public art tour in Macon - 41 NBC News (blog)

Mercer students host public art tour in Macon - 41 NBC News (blog) | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
41 NBC News (blog) Mercer students host public art tour in Macon 41 NBC News (blog) The students spent a semester researching and putting together an online database of Macon's public art, and they're expanding that project by taking people on...
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18th Annual Pan African Festival of Georgia delivers a weekend of culture and art

18th Annual Pan African Festival of Georgia delivers a weekend of culture and art | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
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Governor Deal signs off on downtown "Renaissance Act" in Macon - 41 NBC News (blog)

Governor Deal signs off on downtown "Renaissance Act" in Macon - 41 NBC News (blog) | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
41 NBC News (blog) Governor Deal signs off on downtown "Renaissance Act" in Macon 41 NBC News (blog) MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Governor Nathan Deal made a stop in Macon Wednesday, signing off on a law that'll give a boost to small businesses...
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New Main Street Macon manager talks downtown - 13WMAZ

New Main Street Macon manager talks downtown - 13WMAZ | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
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New Macon Main Street Manager Steven Fulbright sits down with 13WMAZ to talk about downtown Macon. 13WMAZ.
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Rain garden, bridge are latest additions to Tattnall Square Park | Living & Entertainment | Macon.com

Rain garden, bridge are latest additions to Tattnall Square Park | Living & Entertainment | Macon.com | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Most of the projects completed at Tattnall Square Park during the last few years have had a dual purpose: They not only fix or improve the park’s infrastructure, but they also add to the aesthetic value.
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Contemporary Art Exchange books the From Canvas to Country traveling art tour

Contemporary Art Exchange books the From Canvas to Country traveling art tour | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
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Macon middle school students learn business skills - 13WMAZ

Macon middle school students learn business skills - 13WMAZ | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Macon middle school students learn business skills
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A new summer camp in Macon is exercising the brains of middle school students instead of their body.
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TARDIS Library Lands in Macon

TARDIS Library Lands in Macon | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Dr. Who, the British tv series about the adventures of a time lord, began in 1963 and is still thrilling audiences on TV today. Those familiar with the show will no doubt recognize the strange blue box ...
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Music Ambassadors and the Center for Collaborative Journalism spotlight Patterson Hood

Music Ambassadors and the Center for Collaborative Journalism spotlight Patterson Hood | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
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Shelly’s serves simple, tasty sandwiches | Dining | Macon.com

Shelly’s serves simple, tasty sandwiches | Dining | Macon.com | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Shelly’s in the Gateway Plaza building, near the former Georgia Music Hall of Fame, has a simple idea in a difficult location. Her mission seems to be to have great, unfussy sandwiches, for a good price, in a lovely atmosphere. The place on the bottom floor of this modern building is spotless and instantly makes you feel relaxed. No one is in a particular hurry but neither is the service slow, by any measure.
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Red letter days on Cotton Avenue - Macon Telegraph (blog)

Red letter days on Cotton Avenue - Macon Telegraph (blog) | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
Macon Telegraph (blog) Red letter days on Cotton Avenue Macon Telegraph (blog) It was somewhat ironic and iconic that the remnants of the baking company sign were right beside the most famous neon sign in Macon, where the word “WEINER” has been...
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Taco restaurant may be coming to downtown Macon | Business | Macon.com

Taco restaurant may be coming to downtown Macon | Business | Macon.com | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
The Moonhanger Group in Macon is planning to add another restaurant to its menu.
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Macon Beer Co. to increase production capacity by 400 percent - Macon Telegraph (blog)

Macon Beer Co. to increase production capacity by 400 percent - Macon Telegraph (blog) | Downtown Macon | Scoop.it
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Macon Beer Co. to increase production capacity by 400 percent
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MACON BEER CO.New equipment ordered by Macon Beer Co. is expected to be delivered to the Macon-based company within a couple of weeks.
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