Van Adams Jewelers
The quaint shop of Van Adams Jewelers has a history that dates back to 1975, when a mother and her three children moved to America as Vietnamese refugees. Owner, Van Adams, is thankful for all of the blessings he’s received, as well as his mother’s influence over his career... 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, its 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 County’s 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
Nash Lauds County’s 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
SPLOST Pennies for Parks and Greenspace
Community Parks provide youth sports, tennis, swimming, biking or disk golf and many other favorite activities which bond us together.  Most Community Parks such as Pinckneyville, Rabbit Hill and Bay Creek Parks were developed with SPLOST support. SPLOST has also preserved precious greenspaces such as Little Mulberry, Harbins and... Read more
Gwinnett County Parks
With the arrival of cooler weather, it’s a great time to get out and enjoy Gwinnett County’s outstanding parks. There’s truly something for everyone. Runners, walkers, hikers, equestrians, and mountain bikers can all find a suitable route among 128 miles of trails. History buffs can check out our historic... Read more
Colon Cancer Screening Saves
Having a colonoscopy isn’t something people get excited about, but preventing colon cancer before it starts should be. Ranked as the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S., colon cancer is one of the most highly treatable and preventable cancers when detected in its early stages with... Read more
Brand Properties, Wheeler/Brand Join Forces
Brand Properties, an established regional developer, and Wheeler/Brand, a real estate services company, announce today the creation of a privately owned, fully-integrated commercial real estate firm.  Known now as simply Brand Properties, the company joins two of the most reputable firms that have played pivotal roles in shaping the... Read more