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Reeves Young breaks ground in Sugar Hill for New corporate HQ

Reeves Young breaks ground in Sugar Hill for New corporate HQ

Reeves Young, one of the top commercial contractors of technically challenging heavy civil, multi-story commercial and water reclamation projects throughout the Southeast, held a groundbreaking ceremony on July 16 for its new corporate headquarters. The new 2-story Class-A office building, located on Peachtree Industrial Blvd. is the first of its kind in Sugar Hill. Southern

Professional Lacrosse Team “Swarms” Gwinnett

The first National Lacrosse League (NLL) team in the Southeast US, the Georgia Swarm, made Gwinnett their home earlier this year, and were officially welcomed to the community at a press conference on July 16, 2015 at Gwinnett Center. Surrounded by a large turnout of community members, media, citizens and young athletes proudly carrying their

Animal Planet’s “Tanked” films episode in Suwanee

Animal Planet’s “Tanked” is a hit reality TV show that follows Wayde King and Brett Raymer, brothers-in-law and co-owners of Acrylic Tank Manufacturing in Vegas, as they build some of the world’s most enormous and awe-inspiring, custom aquariums. The Tanked crew traveled to Suwanee this summer, when King and Raymer tackled a request from Rugged

The Survey is in..and Suwanee wins Again!

The city of Suwanee recently won two Voice of the People Awards for Excellence, for Community Engagement and Recreation & Wellness.  Judged by the International City/County Management Association and National Research Center, Suwanee ranked #1 compared to other benchmarked communities in the following areas: • City-sponsored events • How Suwanee government welcomes citizen involvement •

Sugar Rush

The City of Sugar Hill brings back their annual fall festival bigger and better than ever! Renamed as Sugar Rush, the fun-filled event will be held downtown on Saturday, October 17. Enjoy carnival rides, inflatables, food trucks, a car show, bake-off competition, and the world’s largest ice cream party challenge – according to the Guinness

Duluth Fall Festival

Ask anyone in Duluth what is the biggest thing there every year, and all would give the same answer, the Duluth Fall Festival. With more than 400 volunteers, it is the largest festival in the Southeast with no paid staff. A huge parade through the streets of Duluth kicks things off on Saturday morning. Afterwards,

Jubilee Fall Festival

Urbana Holdings is throwing another big fun-filled, family-oriented event at their Suwanee Jubilee Shopping Center off Peachtree Industrial Boulevard! On Saturday, October 17th from 12-4pm the shopping center is being transformed into a big fall festival open for free to people of all-ages. Guests are invited to participate in carnival style games, face painting, inflatables,

Suwanee’s 32nd Annual Celebration

Suwanee Fest is returning to Suwanee Town Center Park on September 19th -20th. The two-day festival, features more than 100 arts and craft vendors, dozens of food vendors, a parade, live entertainment, rides and activities for children. The theme of this year’s festivities is “For the Love of Suwanee,” and the celebration begins just as

Suwanee Magazine wins award for magazine design & layout

We are very honored to announce that Suwanee Magazine recently won a 2015 APEX Award for Publication Excellence in the Magazine Design & Layout category! Suwanee Magazine is designed and published by Veugeler Design Group: a local, award-winning, graphic design studio. What started as a 24-page community magazine has since grown into a 90+ page,

Vacation Bible School at Shadowbrook Baptist Church

Over 400 kids and 150 volunteers made the “Journey Off the Map” VBS at Shadowbrook Baptist Church a huge success! It was a fun-filled week with worship rally music, theme-focused snacks and crafts, a helicopter from GPS landing in the parking lot and Bible stories. Mission offerings for the week totaled $4000 and will be

North Gwinnett Youth Baseball Team Wins County Championship

Congratulations to the NGBSA North Gwinnett – White 13U AA Travel baseball team for bringing home the County Championship to North Gwinnett! This first year travel team defied the odds and defeated Brookwood 6-5, 7-6 in the Greater Gwinnett Baseball League Championship. “This is a big time accomplishment for a first year travel baseball team.

Lanier Islands thanks Active Duty Military and Law Enforcement with Complimentary Admission to LanierWorld

After recently winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the 2nd year in a row, Lanier Islands has more exciting news! With the 4th of July bringing with it a sense of patriotism, the Williams family is generously inviting active duty military personnel and law enforcement officers to enjoy complimentary daily admission to LanierWorld starting

The Longstreet Clinic Welcomes New Orthopedic Surgeon

The Longstreet Clinic, P.C., is pleased to announce Jeffery P. Garrett, M.D., has joined their comprehensive practice, OrthoTLC. Garrett earned his medical degree from the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Wake Forest University, where he also served as a NIH Research Fellow. Board- certified

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