Health & Happiness – Right in Your Pocket! 10 Fitness Apps
Athletic shoes, water bottles and protein bars aren’t the only essentials to help you get the most out of your workout—your phone can be one too! In fact, there are plenty of innovative, easy-to-use apps that can help you along your mental health, fitness or overall wellness journey. From meditations and sleep trackers to equipment-free […]Read More
10 Home Improvement Projects that are Truly DIY!
As back-to-school season is approaching and it’s still sunny outside, now’s the perfect time to take a stab at some of those do-it-yourself home projects you’ve got on your plate. There are plenty of quick fixes and simple projects you can handle on your own that require few supplies and just an hour or two. […]Read More
Gas Station Eats? Don’t Underestimate ‘Em!
Don’t write off gas station food just yet! Sometimes the most delicious dishes you’ll ever savor are in the place you’d least expect. From BBQ to Cajun to traditional Mexican cuisine, some of Gwinnett’s most acclaimed and beloved restaurants sit right next to gas stations! So, pop in your earbuds and listen to today’s Gwinnett […]Read More
Coffee Giving You Heartburn? Here’s the Solution!
For most of us, coffee is certainly the best part of waking up. Whether you like it hot or iced, creamy or strong, that fresh-brewed flavor is a must-have to keep us on our A-game all day long. But what happens when the highlight of your morning becomes an inconvenience, leading to lingering heartburn and […]Read More
Notre Dame Academy and Servant Leadership
Notre Dame Academy is the only K through 12 Catholic school in Gwinnett County. Founded in 2005, ND Academy fulfills a longtime need for many families seeking a Catholic education in the northern suburbs of Atlanta. With sponsorship from the Marist Order of Priests, Notre Dame Academy opened on August 14, 2005, with 151 students. […]Read More
Clyde Strickland Part 2: Ashes to Assets
“At about 1:30 in the morning the phone by my bed rang. A call that early in the morning is never good news. The voice screamed, “You better get down here. Metro-Waterproofing is on fire!” founder, Clyde L. Strickland remembers. Often it is the worst moments that define our future. As the saying goes, “it […]Read More
Clyde Strickland From Farm to Founder (Part 1)
“Not many people realize that Metro-Waterproofing was first incorporated in Gwinnett County, but it was,” says founder Clyde L. Strickland. Clyde L. Strickland is the founder of Metro Waterproofing one of the most successful companies serving the construction industry in the Southeastern United States today. The company excels in everything from new construction waterproofing and […]Read More
GCPS 2020 Teacher of The Year, Rebecca Carlisle
On a chilly evening in November of 2019 Rebecca Carlisle, a 10th grade AP World History teacher at North Gwinnett, recalls the energy thrumming through the ballroom of the Infinite Energy Center, where fellow teachers, principals, district leaders across Gwinnett convened. Amid the tasteful settings, a projection screen announced the celebratory event of the evening: […]Read More
Listen to Curt Thompson candidate for Gwinnett County Commission Chair.
“If Gwinnett was great enough for us to grow up in, shouldn’t it also be great enough for our kids?” – Curt Thompson The overall purpose of Curt Thompson’s campaign for Gwinnett County Commission Chair is to build a bridge to Gwinnett’s future by first getting honest about where we are. Curt Thompson graduated from […]Read More
Listen to Lee Thompson Jr. talk about the history and future of Gwinnett!
Lee Thompson, Jr. has spent his lifetime in Gwinnett working to make the County a better place, and believes that the politics of hope, inclusion, and unity will prevail over the politics of fear, exclusion and division. Lee believes in trying creative, new approaches to solve old problems and that all residents deserve to be […]Read More