Atlanta people and places

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6:35 am Oct. 5, 2016

Celebrity makeup artist Nikole Pettus had one closeup she’ll never forget – with a party crasher no one could see. Jemille Williams was thrilled when kids from the neighborhood came to play with her sons

Marvel director’s dog ate pot-infused coffee beans in Atlanta, nearly died

2:41 pm Jun. 30, 2016

“Guardians of the Galaxy 2” director James Gunn shared a harrowing tale of how his dog nearly died after consuming marijuana-infused chocolate coffee beans, and saluted the team at South Atlanta Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center, which saved his furry friend.

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Chris Pratt spotted at Fayette Kiwanis Club event

4:20 pm Apr. 18, 2016

Chris Pratt is currently in metro Atlanta filming “Guardians of the Galaxy 2,” having recently wrapped “Passengers” here. He seems to be enjoying his temporary home, and was spotted hanging out at a quintessentially hometown ‘do