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Hear Clearly, Breathe Freely & Sleep Easy

Suwanee ENT offers both the diagnosis and the treatment for any issue related to ear, nose and throat health. By: Rachel Pillow | Photos by: Karl Lamb Dr. Matthew T. Gill recently opened the doors of Suwanee Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) in November of 2016 but has been practicing since 2011. A Suwanee resident

Kid Fitness

We asked Physical Education teachers at several Suwanee area elementary schools in Gwinnett County for tips on how to encourage physical activity at home. Read what they had to say.   Find an activity that your child truly enjoys Try something that is fun that you can do together or even as a family. If

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2017 Health & Fitness Guide

Health and fitness are many people’s top new year’s resolutions each year; but sometimes knowing where to go or how to get started is the hardest part. So, we’ve done some of the legwork for you and sought out the best facilities in Suwanee, in order for you to become the best possible you in

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Suwanee Fitness Success Stories

How many times have you said, “This will be my year! The year I lose weight, eat healthily, fit into my “skinny” jeans?” Well, we want to help you make it your year and mean it this time. Sometimes all it takes is a little extra motivation, so we found some of Suwanee’s best success

The Meal Kit Challenge

We tried three of the most popular delivery services: Blue Apron, Hello Fresh and PeachDish. Here’s what we found… By: MICHELLE FASIG | Photos by: KATE BLOHM As a young professional, I often struggle with ways to eat healthily while coming up with creative meals that appeal to my inner gourmet chef. I have spent

Out with the Old, in with the New Marketing Strategies

Twenty-Sixteen has come to an end. We say hello to 2017, bringing new opportunities, ventures and trends for both our personal and professional lives. For businesses, the beginning of the year is a great time to reflect on the previous year, what was successful and what may need some improvement.  By: PRISCILLA SALMASI AND SHAY

Neo-Antiquing at American Redemption

The word redemption evokes a sense of new life, of freedom, of reclamation. The word is powerful and one that Owners, Jauxniece Palmer and Jill Snelling, of American Redemption in Suwanee stand behind. American Redemption is a marketplace of local artists where every item is hand-built, hand-finished or hand-picked.  By: Rachel Pillow | Photos by:

The Baking Grounds: A 60-Year Baking Tradition

The beautiful cake gracing the cover of our magazine this issue is from The Baking Grounds, a quaint, cozy bakery/cafe, tucked away on Lee Street in historic Buford. By: Rachel Pillow | Photos by Julie Perdue & Walt Wooden Owned by Lorne and Malinda McCaslin, the Buford location has been open for just a little over three years, but the

2016 Holiday Traditions and Recipes

Edited By: Angela Veugeler  The holidays are a time to make new memories and to celebrate old traditions. We asked our advertisers and friends to send us some of their favorite traditions or recipes. We love hearing about how people connect and spend time with their families during this special time of year, and we’d

You Choose it, They’ll Go-Grill It!

A fresh and healthy new restaurant concept at Suwanee Jubilee Shopping Center features health-conscious fare served in a fun, creative way. By: Michelle Fasig | Photos by: Karl Lamb & Walt Wooden The Suwanee Jubliee Shopping Center, home to The Fresh Market, recently welcomed Georgia’s first Go-Grill location, one of just three locations in the United States.

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Business Spotlight: Mega Package Store

Gwinnett County’s largest selection of beer, wine and liquor offers mega deals and mega service in Suwanee. By: Rachel Pillow Photos: Karl Lamb With the holiday season upon us, many of us will be hosting family get-togethers, parties and extravagant dinners. Whether you are looking for the perfect wine to pair with your Thanksgiving feast, the

Holiday Gifts for the Craft Beer Lover

Chances are you’ve got a beer lover on your holiday gift list, right?  While a six-pack of local craft beer is always appreciated, beer-centric items are a creative alternative. We asked our friends at SweetWater Brewing Co. for ideas and what’s topping their gift lists. SWEETWATER CYCLING JERSEY For your friend who wakes up at

2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Our annual Holiday Gift Guide features gift ideas and exclusive deals to help make your holiday shopping easier. Local businesses have given us their top picks for the best gifts this season, no matter who you’re shopping for. Shop on! For the Musician   Town Center Music 4072 Suwanee Dam Road Suwanee, GA 30024 770.831.7936 TownCenterMusic.com

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