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Jacoby: ‘Hollywood is really excited about coming here’

Developer discussed plans for Atlanta Media Campus during Aug. 21 luncheon at the Gwinnett Chamber.

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Embattled Norcross CEO OK after collapsing during hearing

Jared Wheat, CEO of Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals, was in court for a hearing on a request from federal authorities that he be arrested until his company complies with a recall order on weight-loss and erectile-dysfunction supplements.

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After 15 years, Mall of Georgia continues to thrive | VIDEO

The Mall of Georgia, billed as the largest mall in the southeast, opened 15 years ago this month in Buford.

Weekly restaurant health inspections for Aug. 18

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.

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Lawrenceville honors local businesses, organizations with Golden Hammer awards

The “Golden Hammer Awards” recipients, ranging from a car dealership to a sweets shop, were honored Thursday night.

Unclear if Cisco cuts will affect Gwinnett

Technology giant Cisco Systems has hundreds of employees in Lawrenceville, but company representatives are declining to say if any of those workers could be affected by widespread job cuts.

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Former mob boss turned Christian speaks to Gwinnett Rotary

A former head of the Colombo crime family spoke to the Gwinnett Rotary on Tuesday at the 1818 Club in Duluth. Michael Franzese was known to generate millions of dollars each week through legal and illegal businesses, but now gives motivational speeches and writes books about how he escaped indictment on racketeering charges and insider business tips.

Advertising firm picks Gwinnett Place for expansion

Luckie & Company are moving into a 10,000-square-foot facility to accommodate 43 new employees.

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Mall of Georgia to celebrate anniversary

Mall management will mark the milestone with a special giveaway.

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Wings restaurant to open near Mall of Georgia

The Buford location will be the first in Georgia for the upscale casual dining franchise.

City of Suwanee to hold small business seminar

Suwanee’s City Hall will host a Small Business Essentials seminar presented by the Gwinnett Chamber’s Small Business Resources Coalition, beginning at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18.

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Beer dispensing system lands Suwanee company in national spotlight | VIDEO

DraftServ’s product allows customers to buy and dispense their own beer.

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QuikTrip opens concept store in Peachtree Corners

The store offers a wide variety of food options, all ordered through a touch-screen, self-service system.

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Second Goodwill store opens in Snellville

The new store offers about 12,000 square feet of sales floor space.

Time of change — and crisis — in the hospital world

Financial turmoil shows no signs of fading

Hospitals across the state and nation are being squeezed by several major factors, including lower reimbursements from insurers, fewer inpatient visits, and more pressure to update their technology, including information technology, said Tom Sims, a health care consultant with Stroudwater Associates.


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