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2017 Summer Adventure Guide

With the coming of summer, comes the urge for adventure, to share experiences with family and friends. Our Travel & Adventure Guide offers a wide variety of ideas for all ages. Start making plans hat will keep the whole family smiling and create memories that last a lifetime!   Lanier Islands |    770.945.8787    |

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Grape Adventures

A Day on the Unicoi Wine Trail with VIP Southern Tours By: Rachel Pillow | Photos by: Charles Ernst On a beautiful spring morning, some of the women on our staff met at our office in Gwinnett and climbed aboard the VIP Southern Tours luxury bus. From there, the entire day was truly a VIP experience.

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Business Spotlight: Team Ryan Automotive

At Team Ryan Automotive Service & Repair one of the reasons you might feel at home is because the office and lobby are literally located inside a renovated home. The house was built in the 1940s and has been on Waterworks Road in Buford longer than almost anything else on the street. Located directly behind

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Investment Strategies with Aileron

By: Bill and Cindi Porter, AILERON INVESTMENT ADVISORS Q: What has been driving the stock market surge over the past few years?  A: Multiple factors, but a few of them are very noteworthy for investors  First, when the 2008 recession took hold, many companies thinned out their employee rolls and reduced their labor expense significantly.

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Ask Henry

Q: My family just relocated from Arizona and we need to find a new vet for our cat, Mr. Meow. How do we find a good vet? – Allison from Buford, GA A: Just because a vet is conveniently located or has sent you a coupon, does not always make them the best. A good way

March-April 2017 Restaurant Guide

Daddy O’Brien’s Irish Ice Cream Pub 5910 Suwanee Dam Road, Suite 400, Sugar Hill, GA 30518 |  404-513-1118 or 678-765-9633 |     DaddyOsIceCream.com | $ Daddy O’Brien’s, aka DaddyO’s, is a new and exciting concept in Sugar Hill. Beautifully decorated as an Irish Pub, DaddyO’s features insanely delicious, homemade, gourmet Ice creams. They are most famous

2017 Cutest Pup Contest winner

Cutest Pup Contest Winner 2017

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Cutest Pup Contest winner: Stamford! The adorable Goldendoodle named Stamford won “Cutest Dog in Suwanee” out of 48 cute pups! Nearly 1,000 people voted in the contest – a record number in our 4th annual year and there were over 38,000 total votes across the board. But in

Ellie under the stars

12 Year-Old-Author’s Latest Book Released

Elle Fair, Greater Atlanta Christian School seventh grader, is a published author. She has written a book series about Ellie the Elephant, one of her favorite stuffed animals. Elle and her mother, Marci Fair, have collaborated since she was 8-years-old to develop charming story lines that also deliver gentle eco-friendly suggestions for families. The newest

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City of Sugar Hill Unveils “Sweet Life” Mural

The City of Sugar Hill recently unveiled “The Sweet Life” mural – created by local artist, Jennie Osiek. The large, colorful mural is located on the old City Hall building, now home of the “Suite Spot” – a small business incubator offering co-working space and dedicated workspaces. Last year, the City of Sugar Hill sent

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Personal Training Center for Women opens in Suwanee

Alloy Personal Training Center for Women held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, January 14th. The Alloy brand has been in existence since 1992 in its Roswell location, helping thousands of people get in the best shape of their lives. Additionally, the proven Alloy system is now packaged and used in hundreds of gyms across

Friends American Grill Announces Franchising Opportunities

Friends American Grill has announced the opportunity to franchise their business. Franchises are available in the Atlanta market, as well as other select states. International opportunities are available also. Originating in Dacula, GA, Friends American Grill has been operating since 2010. With several locations throughout the Atlanta, GA northern suburbs, Friends is a neighborhood staple

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Suwanee Gets Glowing – Glow in the Park

The City of Suwanee invites the community to “get lit” in Town Center on Saturday, April 15th at Glow in the Park, the first community lantern parade. Inspired by the Atlanta Beltline Parade, Glow in the Park will feature a strolling jazz band leading an illuminated pageant of light, music and color through Old Town

Night to Shine Prom 2017

Night to Shine Prom 2017

Organized by local, non-profit, HappyFeat and Gwinnett Church, and sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, The Night to Shine Prom celebrates people with special needs through an unforgettable prom night experience. The event took place on Friday, February 10th at Gwinnett Church, where 450 special needs prom kings and queens strolled in on the red

Wine Fest Preview at Suwanee Beer Fest 2017

So, if you are at the Suwanee Beer Fest on Saturday, March 18th, you will notice an added attraction this year. At the Beverage Superstore tent, there will be a Suwanee Wine Fest preview.  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]By: Karl Furem, Wine Expert at Beverage Superstore  That’s right Suwanee Wine Fest and Suwanee Beer Fest

2017 Suwanee Beer Fest

2017 Suwanee Beer Fest Guide

On March 18th, 2017, the 7th Annual Suwanee American Craft Beer Fest returns! A day where beer nerds and beer novices alike are invited to descend upon Suwanee Town Center Park for an afternoon of brews, tunes, and fun! Sessions, Belgians, IPAs and Pilsners live in harmony at this massive St. Paddy’s Day throw-down which

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Coolray Field in Lawrenceville Home of the Braves

The game of baseball is as iconic to American culture as the tailgating, family & friends-filled, food & drink-fueled days that accompany it.  By: Rachel Pillow  We are lucky here in Gwinnett. Not only are we in close proximity to our professional team: the Atlanta Braves, but we get to watch the Braves’ rising stars play

Family Matters by Laura Lebovitz - Grow Counseling

The Overlooked Trait that Kids Need to be Successful: RESILIENCY

Resiliency can be a game-changer for kids and can change the way they see disappointments and challenges completely.  By: Laura Lebovitz | LAMFT at Grow Counseling Resiliency is often an overlooked trait, but when kids are resilient they can better cope, and even thrive, when life gets hard. Kids who are resilient can easily develop strengths, hone in

Suwanee ENT - Managing Allergies

Managing Allergies

Suwanee ENT offers a variety of effective treatment options for eliminating allergy symptoms. By: Matthew T. Gill, MD, Suwanee EMT  Allergic rhinitis is a common condition where exposure to certain environmental substances causes an immune-mediated reaction in the nose and upper airway. Symptoms include itching of the eyes, ears, nose and throat, watery eyes, sneezing,

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HENRY ANSWERS ALL YOUR PET-RELATED QUESTIONS… Q: I have been noticing this black dust in my pet’s fur and my friend says it is flea dirt. What is flea dirt? A: Flea dirt appears as small, black specks on your pet’s fur and is a surefire way to know that your pet has a flea

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Peace, Love & Arts in the Park

Arts in the Park is set to take place on Saturday, May 13th from 10:00am to 5:00pm in Suwanee Town Center Park. The free, family-friendly event includes art in all forms, music and food. The festival showcases artists selected through a jury process and is a great place to find the perfect art for your

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Rachel Pillow, Suwanee Magazine Managing Editor

The Scoop On Summer

Rachel Pillow Managing Editor If the ice cream on the cover of this issue doesn’t put you in the mood for summer, then we don’t know what will! We had a lot of fun taking photos of (and tasting) the ice cream from Daddy O’Brien’s Irish Ice Cream Pub during our cover shoot. Boozy ice

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Gwinnett Senior Citizens Services Christmas Gift Delivery

6 Ways to Give Back During the Holiday Season

By: Rachel Pillow During the holidays it is easy to get caught up in the frenzy of shopping, decorating, dinners and parties. It is a season of overindulgence, of spending too much money and eating too many cookies. But, it can also be a season of giving – to those who do not have the

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Atlanta Classic Cars – “Driving the Arts”

A Silent Art Auction Sponsored by Atlanta Classic Cars at The 2016 Suwanee Wine Fest on November 5th Will Raise Funds for The Fine Arts Fund Foundation. Atlanta Classic Cars is a full service, authorized Mercedes-Benz dealership that has proudly been serving the community for 40 years. From 2007-2014, Atlanta Classic Cars was the proud

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