Exhibitions at the Hudgens: Shaping the New South & Emerge
The Hudgens Center for Art & Learning is excited to present its latest exhibition,Shaping the New South, curated by Garth Johnson and featuring contemporary clay works by Darien Arikoski-Johnson, Daniel Bare, Jeff Campana, Tanner Coleman, Alexis Gregg, Mark Knott, Alex Kraft, Matt Mitros, Raoul Pacheco, Ibrahim Said, Hitomi &... Read more
City Approves 'Unique' Senior Housing Development
A D4.73-acre senior housing development on Highway 78 has been approved by Mayor and Council. The project by Ridgecliff LLC, calls for a mixed-use senior citizen development including retail and restaurant space, medical buildings, 225 Independent Living units, 55 Assisted Living units, 24 memory Care units and 85 single-family... Read more
Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia Awards Record Amount of Grants
The Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia awarded the largest amount of grants to date at this year's grants breakfast. Held on May 16th at The 1818 Club, the event was one of the highlights of the year for the Community Foundation. Twenty-eight grants were awarded, totaling $303,409! The Community... Read more
The Hudgens Welcomes Acclaimed Ceramic Artist Kevin Snipes
Nationally known ceramics artist Kevin Snipes will present an Artist Talk and Slide Show at the Hudgens Center on June 9th. Snipes will discuss his construction methods and his use of surface techniques, including mishima, sgraffito and underglaze decoration to produce intricate, layered surfaces. Discussions on formal design, historical... Read more
ARTRAGEOUS Interactive Coming to Infinite Energy Theater
Infinite Energy Theater welcomes Artrageous on Tuesday, October 10th for two performances at 10:30AM and 7PM. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 19th at 12PM. To purchase tickets please visit InfiniteEnergyCenter.com, the box office or call 770-626-2464. IMAGINE an artist creating a masterpiece before your eyes in mere moments.... Read more
Peachtree Corners Now Home to Newest Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant
Buffalo Wild Wings, the restaurant chain known for its wide choices of wings and beer offerings, has opened its newest location in the metro area in Gwinnett's largest city, Peachtree Corners. The restaurant bills itself as "the ultimate place to get together with friends to watch sports, drink beer... Read more
May Ends with a Bang Thanks to Memorial Day at Lanier Islands
Representing the last weekend in May and the unofficial start to Summer (which doesn't OFFICIALLY begin until the summer solstice on June 21), Memorial Day Weekend at Lanier Islands is a popular tradition for countless Atlanta families. This year will prove no different thanks to the allure of a... Read more
Local Students Excel in Gwinnett Chamber Shark Tank
Two area students nearly took home the top prize in the Gwinnett Chamber Shark Tank Tuesday. Emma Hearn and Morgan Hongkham, both of Brookwood High School, placed second and third respectively in the countywide competition that rewards students for their entrepreneurial prowess. Hearn pitched her photography business, These Moments... Read more
Gwinnett Student Wins Prestigious Cooke Scholarship
Gwinnett Technical College engineering technology student Michael Bradford has been awarded the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship to complete a bachelor's and graduate degree at a college of his choice. Two years ago, at age 36, Michael Bradford hit a wall professionally. He could no longer advance... Read more
City of Suwanee Wins IMPACT Award for Hospitality
On Wednesday, May 10, the Gwinnett Chamber recognized the City of Suwanee as the leading organization in the Hospitality Category at the IMPACT Regional Business Awards, presented by Contemporary Marketing Group. "The city works hard to plan quality events that people want to attend, as well as work closely... Read more