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Auctions: a Thanksgiving Day tradition

For years and years Thanksgiving Day auctions have been a tradition.  This year Trader J’s Auction will be having a HUGE auction on Thanksgiving Day beginning at 5pm.  Trader J’s Auction is located at 131 Eaton St. in Lawrenceville. 

Volunteer as a Youth Ambassador in Sugar Hill

(Sugar Hill, GA) October 20, 2014 – The City of Sugar Hill is welcoming all ninth through twelfth grade students in Sugar Hill to help grow and change our city by joining the Youth Ambassadors program.

(left to right) Jermaine Whirl, dean of Business and Art & Design, Gwinnett Tech; Clark Raines, Maple Leaf Farms;  Eljesa Haxhiu, Gwinnett Tech Culinary Arts student; and Kerri Crean, Culinary Artsprogram director, Gwinnett Tech.

Gwinnett Tech Culinary Arts Student Wins National Recipe Contest
Eljesa Haxhiu’s Winning Creation Earns a Prize for GTC, Too

GWINNETT – NORTH FULTON – Eljesa Haxhiu, a Culinary Arts student at Gwinnett Technical College, has won first place in a national recipe contest for Maple Leaf Farms, an Indiana-based producer of duck products.

Gwinnett AKA Chapter Members Tapped to Serve
Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority Incorporated’s South Atlantic Region
Chapter Members Receive Regional Appointments in Strides to Serve All Mankind

Lawrenceville, GA – Nestled in the heart of  what is affectionately called Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated’s significant South Atlantic Region (“SAR”), members of the Upsilon Alpha Omega Chapter (“UAO”) of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority Incorporated have been bestowed regional appointments by South Atlantic Regional Director Sharon Brown Harriott.

Margaret Moseley with Yuletide Camellia Sasanqua.

Margaret Moseley’s Garden to be Featured at MSGC November 10

The November 10 meeting of Mountain Shadow Garden Club (MSGC) promises to be a special evening. Martha Tate, well known Atlanta area author, communicator, and gardening expert, will present a program centered on her book, titled Margaret Moseley’s A Garden to Remember.

Volunteer for Watershed cleanup event

Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful Seeks Great Group of Volunteers for Great Days of Service Event
Environmentally-Focused Non-Profit Teams up with Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources to Host Watershed Cleanup Event in Norcross on October 25

Duluth, GA – Eco-friendly, community-based Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful and its partners at Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources are proud to take part in the 15th Annual Great Days of Service – a cooperative and community-focused initiative created by the Gwinnett Coalition of Health and Human Services.

Weekend Construction will close Jimmy Carter Boulevard Bridge Nov 14

(Lawrenceville, Ga., Oct. 16, 2014) – The Gwinnett County Department of Transportation will close the I-85 at Jimmy Carter Boulevard bridge for the diverging diamond interchange crossover. The project involves shifting traffic to the opposite side of the bridge, which will make left turns onto the interstate more efficient and improve the flow of traffic across the bridge. The closure will begin at 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 14, weather and conditions permitting.