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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

Suwanee Mellow Mushroom employee wins menu contest

A Mellow Mushroom employee in Suwanee has won a company-wide contest for a new menu item, the “Thaidal Wave Hoagie.”

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Restaurant owner 'giving away' business for a day

The owner of a Peachtree Corners restaurant will select an honorary owner from 100-word essay submissions, and the new owner will take over for the day on April 1.

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Local duo opens Geekspace Gwinnett, a place for community thinking and building

Geekspace Gwinnett has a physical home in Lawrenceville, loaded with all kinds of equipment and expert knowledge that wouldn’t be accessible to the average person.

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Two new stores to open, one to expand at Mall of Georgia

The Buford mall has announced the future opening of two new stores and renovations to an existing businesses.

Lilburn CID offices move

The Lilburn Community Improvement District offices have been moved to a more central location along U.S. Highway 29.

Gwinnett commissioners stick to cell phone tower height restriction near homes

Tower approved for Loganville strawberry field

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Lake Lanier Islands hiring 500 workers for summer

The Georgia Department of Labor has three recruitment sessions scheduled in March

New zoning ordinance could boost revitalization in Gwinnett

Commissioners will vote Tuesday on a proposed Unified Development Ordinance, the first complete overhaul of its zoning codes in 30 years.

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PROGRESS: Movie studio is 'catalyst project' for Jimmy Carter Boulevard area

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.

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PROGRESS: Housing market on a turn-around

Foreclosures are down, prices are up and single-family permits are on the rise, as the housing market begins to turn around after a 2008 crash.

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