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Kristen Arp, DVM, CHPV, is in the world’s first class of students to gain the distinction

Loganville, GA -  Since opening Bay Creek Mobile Veterinary Services in June of 2012, the metro Atlanta area’s pets and loved ones have had expanded options for end-of-life care.  But until now, pet owners had no way of knowing whether an animal professional has received any advanced training in comfort care of terminally or chronically ill patients. 

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(Left to Right) Eastside Heart and Vascular Physician Team, Dr. Demir Baykal, Dr. Marcus Sims, Dr. Marc Unterman, Dr. Michael Lipsitt, and Dr. Niraj Sharma.

Snellville – Eastside Medical Center, a healthcare leader in Metro Atlanta for over 37 years, is pleased to announce their new physician specialty practice, Eastside Heart and Vascular, is now open to see patients at their Snellville location and satellite offices throughout Gwinnett and Walton County.

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The power company announced those affected will receive a notice by mail.The power company announced those affected will receive a notice by mail.

PEACHTREE CORNERS – Georgia Power announced that a county-wide audit of all utility accounts has identified some customers were not accurately billed. As a result, the power company has started issuing letters to effected customers notifying them of additional charges on their next bill.

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left to right: Marcia Robertson, Julianne Gross, Janet Perry, Sara Rawlins, Treasurer Anne Lockhart, Regent Kitty Watters, Commemorative Events Chair Vanessa Wynn, Registrar Lizzie Jaeger, Beth Wolfe, Babs Richardson, Past Regent Peggy Freeman, Corresponding Secretary Lee Schermerhorn, First Vice Regent Ann Story, Traci Zierk, Lynn Jacques

Glenn P. Stephens, County Administrator, Gwinnett County Government, gave the opening remarks followed by Charlotte Nash, Chairman Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners and Lynette Howard, District Two Commissioner.  Representative Robert Woodall was also among the dignitaries and was cited for his ongoing commitment to veterans.

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Author and Nurse, Katie Hart Smith’s sequel to Aspirations of the Heart, Hope Never Rests will be released on November 18th.

We all have times in our lives when we wonder about our ancestors. We see a photograph of someone farther down the base of our family tree and wonder, “What was their life like?” Katie Hart Smith, our very own local author, takes this curiosity to a new level in her Sacred Heart Series. 

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