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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.

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Shiloh HS principal selected as PDK Emerging Leader

Dr. Eric Parker, the principal at Shiloh High School, has been recognized as an Emerging Leader by PDK International, a global association of education professionals.

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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.

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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.

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Paige Havens

Tens of thousands of Georgians live with life-long disabilities due to brain and spinal cord injury. As medical technology, safety and trauma care have improved more people survive traumatic injury, but many then face a lifetime of physical, behavioral and cognitive impairments requiring ongoing support services. On any given day in communities all across Georgia, survivors of brain and spinal cord injury and their caregivers gather together in support groups to share the struggles they face living with these lifelong impairments.

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