Each week the Daily Post takes a snapshot of health scores from around the county that have been released by the Gwinnett County Health Department.
Plans for the mixed-use development site include seven sound stages, a film school and some housing on site, as well as talk of high-rise office buildings and a five-star hotel.
More than 800 donors attended a gala for the Gwinnett Medical Center Foundation on Saturday night at the Gwinnett Center, which featured Marcus Luttrell, a Navy SEAL injured in Afghanistan who the movie “Lone Survivor” is based on.
Peachtree Corners’ annual Yard and Garden Expo will be held Monday.
Susan Larson spotlights a local dress consignment shop.
One thing I have found to be mostly true, as true as any rule can be, is that in the South, you are either proud or humble. There is very little in-between.
If this column seems a bit iffy, feel free to blame it on my lack of exercise.
Personally, and in business, mastering people skills is life’s big difference-maker. It’s not easy, but important skills are rarely intuitive. Mastering the art of winning people over is the difference between being surrounded by support and enthusiasm versus having do everything on your own.
Featuring the latest products and services for home remodeling, interior decorating, landscaping and outdoor living, the 17th annual North Atlanta Home Show continued this weekend at the Gwinnett Center.
Lee, a country music artist known for his support of U.S. servicemen and women, will perform Friday night at a fundraising event benefitting the patients of the Hope Clinic, who are primarily uninsured and Medicare patients. The concert will be held at Lawrenceville First United Methodist Church and organizers anticipate about 400 in attendance. On Saturday, Ricky Lee will perform at the Gwinnett Medical Center Foundation’s annual gala at the Gwinnett Center, honoring individuals or corporations who have given $1,000 or more over a one-year period. At that event, guests will hear Marcus Luttrell, a former Navy SEAL whose real-life story of survival is portrayed in the movie “Lone Survivor” speak.
“The Edible Inevitable Tour” is making one of its final stops on this leg of the tour Friday, Feb. 28, in Atlanta.
The film is based on the second of three in a series of books by Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard.
Test your film knowledge with our weekly movie trivia contest.
The Gwinnett Daily Post highlights a music, art or performing arts venue.
Tavern ‘45 in Norcross is part of Brunswick’s, a bowling alley. The restaurant serves up burgers, small plates and craft beers.
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- MCLEOD: The big question that changes everything
- RICH: Remembering the long, cold winter
- JENKINS: It’s time for a grass-roots movement on term limits
- LARSON: What to read across America
- RICH: Listening to Dale Earnhardt’s advice
- MCLEOD: Why trying to make your children happy makes everyone miserable
- LARSON: Savvy shoppers know where to say ‘yes’
- RICH: In the South, you’re either proud or humble
Health and Wellness
- Governor declares March Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month at request of Gwinnett doctor
- HEALTH BRIEFS: Local hospital to host Affordable Care Act seminar and enrollment event
- Weekly restaurant health inspections for March 3
- Bobsled medalist visits local girl, patients at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
- 'Pink in the Rink' has special meaning for Gladiators' ice crew
- Weekly restaurant health inspections for Feb. 24
- 'Lone Survivor' tells story at Gwinnett Medical Center Foundation gala
- Country music singer tours hospital before peforming locally
- HEALTH BRIEFS: Free prenatal care visits offered to uninsured pregnant women
- Eastside Medical Center, Walgreens announce clinical collaboration agreement
Home and Garden
- DALY: Now is the time to prevent summer weeds in lawns
- DALY: Proper and timely pruning promotes healthy plant growth
- UPCCA to host gardening event
- North Atlanta Home Show draws large crowds
- DALY: Native azaleas are an attractive feature to the home landscape
- DALY: Soil testing essential in improving the quality of your soil
- DALY: Proper pruning of crape myrtles is essential
- DALY: Use care when planting around septic drainfields
- DALY: If given proper care, fruit trees will produce abundantly
- DALY: Protecting landscape plants from the unseasonably cold weather
- 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
- BUCK'S BYTES: Should electrical wiring, lights still be so old school?
- FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Are there any parenting do-overs?