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PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE: Hi-Hope gearing up for Gwinnett Kids Got Talent

Hi-Hope Service Center is pleased to recognize and thank the presenting co-sponsors for the Gwinnett’s Kids Got Talent Show. The show, a fundraiser for the center, is scheduled for Saturday, March 28 at Central Gwinnett High School. The show runs from 6 to 9 p.m.

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY OF THE WEEK: Volunteer Interpreters

Every Sunday, the Daily Post gives readers new opportunities to volunteer with organizations in Gwinnett.

GAB: Free pizza to benefit Relay For Life

As a way to celebrate their one year anniversary in Gwinnett and give back to the community, Jet’s Pizza in Lawrenceville will give away a free slice per person of it’s signature Detroit-style deep-dish pizza from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 28.

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Spring Green Festival will welcome new season March 28 at Gwinnett County Fairgrounds

Heart of Gwinnett’s fifth annual Spring Green Festival will be held March 28 at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds in Lawrenceville.

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Shalom Aberle, aka the man behind the sound board | VIDEO | PHOTOS

Aberle is the guy no one sees during a concert at Red Clay Music Foundry, but the one who controls what everyone hears.

Gwinnett Historic Courthouse launching new arts event Saturday

March Arts in the Park will bring artists, patrons together

The Gwinnett Historic Courthouse is launching a new March Arts in the Park event.

MCLEOD: How a slight tweak in words changes your entire organization

Giving your organization a customer-focused Nobel Purpose

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Harris Elementary named finalist for national award

At the national symposium in Dallas in May, the school will learn if it receives a national Gold Level award.

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JENKINS: Merger ups the ante for dual enrollment students

It’s that time of year again — time for me to write about dual enrollment. I always choose early spring, of course, because that’s when rising high school seniors and their parents need to be thinking seriously about getting a head start on college by taking classes at a local campus.

RICH: What Mama taught

Life’s little lessons passed down from mothers to daughters.

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Charity run for homeless pets to return to Town Center Park

Animal lovers are invited to “come strut their mutt” at the GA SPCA’s 5th Annual Run for the Rescues 5K, Fun Run and Festival in Suwanee.

LARSON: Friends, fans add color to column

I was tickled pink at all the responses I got to my column about my color conundrum three decades ago when fashionable homes were lavished with orange, gold and black while baby furniture was drenched in turquoise and lime green.

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Beaver Ridge Elementary chess club enjoys rapid growth, success

In just five years, the chess club at Beaver Ridge Elementary has grown exponentially. The club began with six students, but last fall it counted 80.

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Local scout awarded rare National Outdoor Achievement Medal

Suwanee Eagle Scout Matthew B. Jenni was the only Scout to receive the coveted National Outdoor Achievement Medal in Georgia as well as the entire Southeast region in 2014.

GAB: Local Girl Scouts receive Gold Award

Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta recently awarded 19 Gwinnett residents with its highest honor, the Girl Scouts Gold Award.