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Top 10 most popular stories from March 18-24

Below are the top 10 most viewed stories during the week of March 18 to 24, 2013, on the Gwinnett Daily Post website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

» Cops: Visiting pro hockey player groped waitress

Zoltan Hetenyi, a Hungarian-born goaltender for the Orlando Solar Bears of the ECHL, was arrested early March 17 and charged with three counts of sexual battery and one count of disorderly conduct.

» Blue Rooster opens in Lawrenceville

Formerly the Blue Rooster Cafe of Lilburn, restaurant owners recently moved their operations to Lawrenceville after a two-year hiatus from the business.

» Dating site offers Sugar Hill $3.75M to change name

Dating site SugarDaddie.com offered the city of Sugar Hill $3.75 million offer to rename it as a publicity stunt.

» District spends $63.5 million on new high school

Board of Education officials approved 5-0 construction of a $63.5 million high school on Old Norcross Road that will relieve Berkmar and Central Gwinnett.

» Belk to close at Gwinnett Place

Belk announced plans to close its Gwinnett Place Mall in August, dealing another blow to the former destination shopping center of the county.

» DA looking into Beaudreau's expense reports

Gwinnett's district attorney is looking into the county-reimbursed expenses of former Commissioner Mike Beaudreau, who left office at the end of 2012.

» Wilbanks talks furloughs, raises, safety

Gwinnett school Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks talked to school board members and teachers about pertinent topics at a Teachers Advisory Council meeting.

» Sgt. suspended for actions in disputed pot search

Gwinnett County Police Sgt. Scott Kannigiser was suspended for three days after an internal affairs investigation determined he handled an under-dispute marijuana search poorly.

» Suwanee beer festival draws thousands

An estimated 5,000 people visited the third-annual Suwanee American Craft Beer Fest featuring more than 300 beers from more than 100 of the country's finest breweries.

» Judge sides with council on Snellville city attorney

Gwinnett County Judge Timothy Hamil on Tuesday reversed Snellville Mayor Kelly Kautz's December decision to fire Tony Powell as the city's counsel, saying its code of ordinances denied her the power to do so.