Lawrenceville's premier event of the year

Rock'n Ribville to Host 'Georgia Satellites' and National BBQ Competition in Downtown Lawrenceville
Local event features Bands, Beer, BBQ and Festival Activities, Starts at Noon on October 11

LAWRENCEVILLE (GWINNETT/METRO ATLANTA) GA –The Lawrenceville Tourism and Trade Association (LTTA) - in partnership with theCity’s Police Benevolence Fund and the City of Lawrenceville - will host the seventh annual Rock'n Ribville event on Saturday, October 11th.

 A Family RAYunion
A Ray Charles Tribute Celebration on Duluth Town Green

Duluth, GA  – Food Truck Friday is a weekly event that makes the City of Duluth a popular hang-out spot for families and friends. No exception will be made on Friday, October 3rd as the City of Duluth kicks off a Ray Charles celebration.

City of Grayson

Main Street Grayson to host Town Hall Meeting 
City, DDA, and Main Street Directors to share direction and information of Start-Up Program goals
September 18, 2014

Grayson, GA –  In November 2013, Grayson was among 18 cities in Georgia chosen to participate as a Start-Up Community for the Main Street Program which is managed by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs. The first year involves training geared towards providing cities with the tools to bring about historical preservation, quality growth, and sustainable economic development. 

Snellville police to host Public Safety Night

Snellville – Members of the city’s police department will be out in force hosting the annual Snellville Public Safety Night Sept. 30. The free event will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the Towne Green in front of City Hall, 2342 Oak Road.

Susan Rogers and Mark Fine

So you are confused about Medicare Insurance - Here are some facts.
By Mark Fine
Your Senior Insurance

Medicare is a health Insurance program that provides benefits for people 65 and older as well as certain people affected by disabilities.  It consists of the following choices:

Part A: In order to qualify for Part A, a person must have worked 40 quarters (or 10 years).  Part A helps cover hospital in-patient care, skilled nursing care, home health care and Hospice.  A deductible of $1,216.00 for days 1-60 in hospital was in place for 2014.  Cost sharing costs (days 61-90) is $304.00 per day. Part A covers the first 20 days in a Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF).  For days 21 – 100 there is cost sharing by the individual of $152.00 per day.  There is also cost sharing for certain home health and hospice care.