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Local author to hold book signing

Local author to hold book signing

CUMMING, Ga. -- Cumming resident Leigh Ann Linn will hold a book signing later this month.

Linn is the author of "Drowsy Eels on Banana Peels," a children's book featuring rhyming prose and a story full of sensory images.

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The signing will be held Tuesday, Nov. 19 from 11 a.m. to noon at the Cumming Barnes & Noble, which is located within the Collection at Forsyth shopping center on Peachtree Parkway.

Halloween and trunk or treat events in Cumming

Halloween and trunk or treat events in Cumming

CUMMING, Ga. -- We have put together a list of the Halloween events in Cumming and Forsyth County for you! These trunk or treats and other festivals lead up to Halloween.

It's going to be a busy few days in Cumming, so plan ahead and enjoy the season!

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Haunted houses in and near Cumming

Haunted houses in and near Cumming

CUMMING, Ga. -- Looking for something scary close to home this Halloween Season?

We've got a round-up of haunted houses in Cumming and close to Cumming. Our list has you covered. We’ve provided links to the websites for all of these as well.

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Thunder in the Mountains to be held this weekend

Thunder in the Mountains to be held this weekend

LittlePINKBook.com invites women to join conversation Nov. 12 with top female executives

LittlePINKBook.com invites women to join conversation Nov. 12 with top female executives

ATLANTA -- LittlePINKBook.com, America’s No. 1 digital platform for career women, will host its 9th Annual Fall Empowerment Event on Tuesday, Nov. 12. Top-level female executives will share their experiences with rising through the corporate ranks to an audience of like-minded, successful women motivated to get there.  

Executives on the panel will be asked questions from the event’s moderator, Carol Costello, anchor at CNN Newsroom, Little PINK Book’s CEO and Founding Editor Cynthia Good as well as attendees. Panelists include:

Pike Nurseries to host Gardenfest

Pike Nurseries to host Gardenfest

(WXIA) -- Now that fall is almost here, it's time to start thinking about seasonal gardening.

On Thursday, Sept. 26, all Pike Nurseries locations will hold a free Gardenfest event to prepare customers for the change in seasons.

Gardenfest festivities will include discounts on merchandise throughout the store, as well as free appetizers and wine samplings. Five percent of the event's proceeds will be donated to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Find your nearest Pike Nursery at pikenursery.com.

PetSmart to host National Adoption Weekend

PetSmart to host National Adoption Weekend

(WXIA) -- PetSmart Charities is planning a major adoption event at stores nationwide.

National Adoption Weekend will be Sept. 13-15. Thousands of dogs and cats will be available for PetSmart customers to take home.

Adoption representatives will also be on hand to answer questions about caring for a new pet.

PetSmart Charities will give $35 to grants to participating local adoption partners for every pet that finds a new home during National Adoption Weekend.

"We are proud to partner with PetSmart Charities to find lifelong loving homes for thousands of pets this National Adoption Weekend," PetSmart CEO David Lenhardt said.

Learn more and find your closest PetSmart store at petsmart.com.