Meet Shalyn Vanderhorst
Shalyn Vanderhorst's mother, Shannon, is an Atlanta native who moved to Gwinnett County to provide a better environment for her children and to take advantage of our great school system. Shalyn has certainly taken full advantage of her opportunities. She is 11 years old and this year alone she... Read more
Norcross to Celebrate Memorial Day with Music, Food and Fun
The City of Norcross will be hosting a patriotic celebration for Memorial Day on May 29th in Thrasher Park beginning at 11:30 a.m. that will include food, music and a special guest speaker. Headlining the event, decorated veteran Dewey Earnest, will speak at noon followed by a performance by... Read more
Book Mobile Rolls into Gwinnett
An exciting new literacy-initiative-on-wheels rolled into Gwinnett on Saturday, May 13, at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) Book Mobile, held at the Barnes & Noble bookstore at the Mall of Georgia. The ribbon-cutting was part of a fun-filled weekend at the Barnes & Noble... Read more
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
Justice for All
"We see a difference when you involve people in what is happening, rather than allowing them to be victims." Attorney Rebeca E. Salmon, Esq. created a unique business model that pairs a for-profit law firm with a nonprofit organization that provides legal services for vulnerable individuals, including children throughout... 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
Annandales Jazzy Thing Set for April 29th
On Saturday, April 29th, at Lillian Webb Park in Historic Norcross, Georgia more than a thousand individuals will gather together in the spirit of caring and giving to turn hope into reality for individuals with developmental disabilities and acquired brain injuries at Annandale Village's 26th annual signature event, Annandale's... Read more
The Bleu House Market & Cafe
When John Adams got involved in the restaurant industry, he probably would have never guessed he'd be purchasing the house that his father was born in, and repurposing it as a restaurant. Today, that house is The Bleu House Market, one of two family owned restaurants. John and his... 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