What to do, hear, see, watch, read, listen to, visit and eat in Gwinnett and Atlanta
Always remember that even if a product is considered to be organic, it is still a pesticide. Exercise caution when using these products. Some organic pesticides are as toxic as or even more so than many synthetic chemical pesticides. Organic gardening has both its positives and negatives. Understanding the basics of this practice and what it involves will help you succeed in having healthy, productive plants.
Gwinnett Medical Center received an award from the American Heart Association for its commitment and standard of care for heart attack patients.
Gwinnett Medical Center has warned more than 100 former patients of an employee recently diagnosed with an active tuberculosis infection.
The lineup for this year's Music Midtown festival, held Sept. 20-21 at Piedmont Park, has been announced with Jane's Addiction and Journey playing Friday night and the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Weezer among the bands playing on Saturday.
This month Good Samaritan Health Center in Lawrenceville celebrates its eighth year of providing low cost healthcare to the needy of Gwinnett County.
Artist Rey Vargas pays tribute to his father.
Looking back at some of the things I've written about fathers and being one.
A great example of volunteerism, family style.
For those who have no idea how good they've got it, how blessed they are in life, introduce to them to the other folks.
Test your film knowledge with Michael Clark's movie trivia contest.
Country singers Andy Velo and Jordan Rager play a free concert June 15 at the Buford Community Center's amphitheater.
Ffor the summer, New Dawn Theater presents "A Night at the Wax Museum" through June 30.
Depending on what you're looking for from it, "Midnight" will either be the most or least satisfying installment of the bunch.
New London Theatre presents Shakespeare's classic story of a pair of star-crossed lovers, "Romeo and Juliet."
- JENKINS: Some of my favorite things I've said about fathers
- LARSON: Father and son build future together 1 comment
- MCLEOD: Why most bosses are self-absorbed
- RICH: Tales of woe
- JENKINS: Key to a lasting marriage is keeping romance alive
- LARSON: Valedictorians speak of varied victories 1 comment
- RICH: The book within you
- MCLEOD: 3 mistakes that will mess up your life
- JENKINS: The Bill of Rights, Revised 2013 Edition 3 comments
- LARSON: Monastery invites public to pray, eat, run 1 comment
Health and Wellness
- GMC receives award for heart attack care
- GMC warns patients of possible TB exposure 2 comments
- PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE: Good Samaritan Health Center celebrates eighth year
- School officers' recovery reaches 4-month mark
- Health conference to discuss Obamacare implementation
- Free OB ultrasounds offered at Gwinnett Tech
- GMC to host bone marrow drive
- Heart Association campaign set to Bee Gees' hit
- One of nation's youngest doctors graduates in Suwanee 2 comments
- GMC to host EMS awards event
Home and Garden
- DALY: Separating fact from fiction in organic gardening:
- DALY: Centipedegrass is not the lazy man's grass
- DALY: Roses are well worth the extra effort
- Local farmers markets back in swing 1 comment
- DALY: Scented geraniums add fragrance to the garden
- DALY: If given proper care, tomatoes will produce an abundant harvest
- DALY: Zoysia makes an attractive and durable lawn
- DALY: Heirloom vegetables valued for superior flavor
- DALY: Keeping carpenter bees away from your home
- DALY: If you lack space for a vegetable garden, consider using containers
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Some days, it just doesn’t pay to get out of bed.
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Happy Father’s Day , for every time I overheard, “Don’t tell Mom.”
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: People watching is a great education.
- FRANK'S PLACE: Hornworms make short work of your tomatoes
- BUCK'S BYTES: Stepping in to wearable tech
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: The older I get, the more patriotic I become
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Is there a Post sister in the house?
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: I’ve tried something new (and I like it)
- BUCK'S BYTES: Internet tax reform long overdue
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: I’m now in progressives