Remarkable Gwinnett: Reinventing Our Brand
Gwinnett County's brand has evolved steadily over the years. Once, it evoked images of a bedroom community. Now, our brand exudes a dynamic urban vibe. Excellence in many areas is a key component. For examples, look at our good jobs, skilled workforce, outstanding schools, amazing parks, and exemplary bond... Read more
Get Fresh with Your Local Farmer
The fresh produce and other goodies that can be found at nearby farmers markets are the beginnings of many a tasty springtime meal. Turn the page for just a few of the lip-smackin' possibilities. Homemade Dill Pickles Easy to make & worth the wait. You will need 1 quart... Read more
2017's Easter Egg Hunts
Here's a rundown of all the area easter egg hunts we've tracked down so far. If we've missed something, please let us know by emailing eweekly@gwinnettmagazine.com. Sugar Hill Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 8, 2017 Sugarloaf Mills Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday, April 8, 2017 Artzy Beads & Special Kneeds 1st... Read more
Best of Gwinnett 2016: Gwinnett County  The Best is Built on a Strong Foundation
We all have things we love about Gwinnett this restaurant, that park, my school. Our hometown favorites. But we probably never think about a little thing called infrastructure that makes it all possible. You know those take it for granted things like healthy drinking water, well-maintained roads, award-winning parks,... Read more
Best of Gwinnett 2016: Gwinnett Cities 101
Every city in Gwinnett has its own unique charm, it's own personality, and its own history. Every one of our cities could easily be put on a best-of list when compared to cities outside of the county. When you look at population and demographics, and then consider the history... Read more
Gwinnett Countys Community Improvement Districts
From their earliest inception more than a decade ago, Gwinnett's Community Improvement Districts have had an integral and positive impact on the county's economic development. A CID is an organization created to cover a specific geographical area with certain limited taxing powers. These additional tax revenues are spent on... Read more
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton is the First Hospital in the State to Receive National Award for Eco-Friendly Design
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has won dozens of national awards for how well it cares for patients, but now its hospital in Braselton is also being nationally recognized for how well it cares for the environment. NGMC Braselton is the first hospital in the state, and among the... Read more
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton Honored with Top Design Award
In addition to winning awards for its health care and environmentally-friendly initiatives, Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton has now been named the top winner of the national Construction Owners Association of America (COAA) Project Leadership Awards. NGMC Braselton was the recipient of the Gold Award, the highest of... Read more
Nash Lauds Countys Achievements, Diversity in State of the County Address
In her seventh annual State of the County Address, Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners Chairman Charlotte Nash declared the county's condition to be remarkable, highlighting multiple accomplishments while acknowledging challenges in the future. Nash said Gwinnett's brand is one of excellence as demonstrated by its good jobs, workforce, schools,... Read more
Get Fit in the Parks with Live Healthy Gwinnett!
Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation (GCPR) is taking steps to improve health and wellness in our community by developing Park Rx, which emphasizes utilizing parks as part of a healthy lifestyle. Park Rx efforts formed a Walk the Talk program by partnering with health care professionals, organized free yoga... Read more