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Career center to remain closed for repairs

Georgia Department of Labor announces an extended closure for its Gwinnett Career Center, which is undergoing roof repairs.

Cheesecake Factory scores 91 on most recent health inspection

The restaurant, which failed an inspection in December and scored a 76 during a reinspection two days later, has increased its health score to a 91.

Railway Museum inspired to help homeless pets

The Southeastern Railway Museum is helping young Ryder Woods raise donations for homeless pets by offering donors a free ride on the museum’s popular park train.

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Mizuno USA to open distribution center in Braselton

Mizuno USA, a global manufacturer of sports apparel, footwear and equipment, has announce the relocation of all its distribution facilities and manufacturing operations to a 520,000-square-foot facility in Braselton.

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Suwanee leaders discuss future growth

An Asheville revitalization expert gave a presentation in Suwanee Tuesday to talk about how the city can further development its downtown.

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Former Atlanta Falcon starts line of soul food products

Reggie Kelly, a former NFL player who retired after 13 seasons playing for the Atlanta Falcons and Cincinnati Bengals has started a line of food products with his wife.

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Owner of Jen's Hallmark retiring after 21 years, closing Lawrenceville store

Lawrenceville resident Jennifer Esping, 47, is retiring after 21 years owning the Hallmark store off Riverside Parkway.

Former pro football players to open 20 Denny's restaurants in Atlanta area, including Gwinnett

Donnell Thompson and Ronald Wooten, two former NFL football players, are franchisees for the planned metro Atlanta locations.

Winners of Partnership Gwinnett’s annual Movers and Makers Awards announced

Partnership Gwinnett, in collaboration with Gwinnett Technical College, announced the winners of its 3rd Annual Movers and Makers Awards Presented by Jackson EMC on Thursday morning.

Georgia unemployment claims in January at lowest point since ‘06

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler announced a 7.3 percent unemployment rate for January, continuing a seven-month drop in the rate.

Avon Protection Systems closes Lawrenceville facility

Avon Protection Systems announced it will close its Lawrenceville facility, which has 49 employees. All activities at this site will transition to three other existing Avon sites over the coming months.

Ollie's Bargain Outlet to hold grand opening with NASCAR's Kevin Harvick

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet opens their newest location in Duluth with a Grand Opening with NASCAR star Kevin Harvick.

ALDI hiring for new Loganville location

ALDI to host a hiring event March 11 to seek store associates for a new Loganville location opening in May.

Daily Post to control own circulation services

After several years of being outsourced, management of the delivery of the Gwinnett Daily Post will be returned in-house this week.

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Lawrenceville bakery provides job skills training to special needs adults

Lawrenceville bakery provides job skills training to special needs adults

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