Parks with a Pool: Chill Out Here
You know Gwinnett County has an award-winning parks system, right? You know what else they have? Award-winning lifeguards keeping you safe at nine Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Aquatic Centers. These highly-trained lifeguards have won the Georgia Recreation and Park Association's State Lifeguard Competition Team Championship five years in... Read more
Soak It In
Warm weather in the South means outdoor lovers want to seek out ways to stay cool in the water. Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites' "Soak It In" programming, celebrates the ways Georgians play in and depend on water. Look for "Soak It In" themed events at GaStateParks.org/SoakItIn/Events. Paddling... Read more
Stormy Weather Can't Dampen Relay Spirit
Thousands of drenched volunteers and participants were crushed when the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Gwinnett, an event months in the making, had to be canceled on May 12 due to severe thunderstorms. "For the first time in 24 years, we had to make the difficult decision... Read more
City Approves 'Unique' Senior Housing Development
A D4.73-acre senior housing development on Highway 78 has been approved by Mayor and Council. The project by Ridgecliff LLC, calls for a mixed-use senior citizen development including retail and restaurant space, medical buildings, 225 Independent Living units, 55 Assisted Living units, 24 memory Care units and 85 single-family... Read more
Top Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in School
Every parent wants his or her child to do well in school. To help kids excel academically, parental support is even more important than buying school supplies or clothes. Here are some ways parents or guardians can help their children get and stay on track to be successful students.... Read more
Focus on the Possible
Students' little achievements are a big reward If Jamie McFarland made a public service announcement, her message would be simple: "People should realize that special education kids are just kids," she said. "They want to be included, they want to have fun. They are just like any other 8-,... Read more
Summer Brunch Fare
When it comes to planning brunch, there really are no rules. Its the perfect opportunity to combine your favorite flavors and foods in one delicious meal. Warmer weather calls for putting a summer twist on brunch classics. Breakfast Tacos Al Pastor are a fresh, flavorful addition to a festive... Read more
OrthoAtlanta Shares BB&T Atlanta Open Excitement
Atlanta loves tennis. We boast over 1,000 tennis centers and clubs across the metro, and some of the largest local tennis chapters in the nation. We play year-round, indoors and outdoors, all levels and ages. Atlanta hosts one of the top tennis events of the year, the 2017 BB&T... Read more
Eastside Medical Center Partners with Navigate Lifeline Gwinnett To Promote Peer Recovery Programs Within Emergency Department
Eastside Medical Center, a healthcare leader in Gwinnett County for over 37 years, has partnered with Navigate Lifeline Gwinnett to provide peer recovery coaches to patients in need of this service during their visit to the emergency room. Eastside Medical Center recognizes the growing need for services such as... Read more
Cool Down with Patriotic Frozen Pops
With backyard barbecues, pool parties and patriotic celebrations in full swing leading up to the Fourth of July, kids are constantly on the go with summertime activities. For long summer days in the sun, a cool treat is the perfect way to help keep kids energized for all of... Read more