Gwinnett County Public Schools officials in recent days have distributed information and reminders this week about flu season after six schools have reported at least 10 percent of their students absent.
Home and Garden columnist Tim Daly answeres questions about various concerns of the season.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and the Gwinnett Medical Center Foundation will receive proceeds from next year’s Greater Gwinnett Championship, tournament officials announced on Wednesday.
More and more each day the community is coming together to support and honor the men and women who have served their country by enlisting or becoming commissioned in the U.S. military. There has been a wave of gratitude and appreciation being shown to these great men and women that have put their life and freedom on the line so that we as United States citizens can enjoy the benefits of living in a free society.
Each week the Daily Post takes a snapshot of recent health scores from around the county that have been released by the Gwinnett County Health Department.
What happens to a free society when those charged with uncovering truth decide instead that advancing a cause, however dubious, is more important?
I went barefoot as a girl and still like doing so today.
When someone asks you what you do for a living, how do you answer? And equally, or perhaps even more important, what does your face look like?
As I thought about my favorite Christmas books, the most recent addition being a collection of essays titled “The Seasonal Heart” by award winning Georgia author George Heiring, I asked around to see if anyone in our school system would like to “share and tell” about a favorite Christmas book.
It was the fifth year the church has put on a live nativity, and the program resumes from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday. The program included a processional of shepherds and wise men and other characters dressed for the nativity scene. About 150 people attended Saturday’s program that included Christmas carols and a narration of the story of Jesus’ birth.
Georgia retained its ranking of 38th in a newly released 2014 state-by-state health report card.
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, part of the Northeast Georgia Health System, will open a new location in Dacula next month.
Country fans began to gather in the parking lot of the Gwinnett Arena around 4:30 p.m. yesterday, tailgating in preparation for The Chief. Tailgaters played games, shared drinks and socialized excitedly about seeing Eric Church’s Outsiders World Tour.
This year’s performers will include Calvin Harris, Fall Out Boy, T.I., Jessie J. and other surprise guest appearances.
- JENKINS: False media portrayals fan flames of social unrest
- RICH: There’s no escaping your roots
- McLEOD: How the story of your job becomes the story of your life
- LARSON: Booking memories for Christmas
- LARSON: Daisy and Brownie Scouts shed light on peace
- RICH:The legacy of Don Light
- McLEOD: Three mistakes that can ruin a project
- JENKINS: Why isn’t UGA football better than it is?
- LARSON: Musician explores wonders of time and space
- McLEOD: Three ways to keep the quest for the best from shortchange happiness
Health and Wellness
- Flu hitting Gwinnett? Six schools report uptick in absences
- Greater Gwinnett Championship names 2015 charity recipients
- PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE: Dental services for veterans
- Weekly restaurant health inspections for Dec. 15
- Georgia, South still low in health rankings
- Health system continues Gwinnett expansion
- HEALTH BRIEFS: GMC celebrating ‘Nurse of the Year’
- ‘You must always believe’: Sculpture unveiled in memory of young woman at GMC
- Suwanee woman honored with state healthy employee award
- Weekly restaurant health inspections for Dec. 8
Home and Garden
- DALY: Azaleas, grass sod, and poison ivy concerns
- DALY: Put the right plant in the right place
- DALY: Avoid transporting firewood long distances to prevent spreading invasive tree insects
- DALY: What are cranberries and where do they come from?
- DALY: Keeping rodents out of your home
- DALY: The naming of plants
- DALY: Pecans challenging, but rewarding to grow
- DALY: Deterring deer from garden plants
- DALY: Native plants have many advantages in the landscape
- DALY: Answering questions about fertilizing lawns, pine beetles and spring flowering bulbs
- BUCK'S BYTES: That was a big day for Apple
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: I fall for it every year.
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Solitude is a good thing, in measured doses
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: We Americans do love our muscle cars
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Hannah Montana, twerking, and molly. I’m lost.
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Are you “Just a Housewife?”
- BUCK'S BYTES: Simple tech is often good tech
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Back-to-school isn’t what it used to be
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: What is it about gossip that fascinates us so?
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Civilization, culture alive and well in Gwinnett