Best of Gwinnett 2013: City Life

From Buford to Snellville, Dacula to Norcross, the many cities that make up Gwinnett each have their own unique attributes that make them a complementary piece of this diverse county. Readers voted for the best downtown areas, favorite elected officials and best local charities....  more


Best of Gwinnett 2013: Four-Legged Friends

When it comes to our pets, we all want the best for them. That’s why there are people out there who have earned the respect of our readers with expert care of our furry friends. Our pets do so much to make our lives richer. Here are some suggestions from readers to help us take good care of them, whether it’s medical care, boarding or grooming....  more


Best of Gwinnett 2013: All in the Family

Spending quality time with your kids can be fun for the whole family if you know where to go. Scheduling a family dinner, a trip to a local festival or even a walk in the park can mean a wonderful bonding experience that helps relationships flourish. Here’s where ourreaders think you should go to achieve all of the above....  more


Best of Gwinnett 2013: See and Be Seen

Feel like catching a show, seeing some art, dancing, reading, watching a dramatic or comedic play?...  more


Best of Gwinnett 2013: On the Road Again

Much like the rest of America, we Gwinnettians have a love affair with our automobiles. There’s a special place in our hearts for cruising along a stretch of wide open road with the windows down (weather permitting), the radio blasting, and letting our thoughts drift where they will. Our readers have voted for the best places to buy, maintain and even wash your car....  more


Best of Gwinnett 2012: Home Sweet Home!

Outdoor Advantage Photo by Ellen McRaney

What does a home mean to you? German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe  said, “He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.” Your home is your safe haven, and it’s important for you to be comfortable living in it. The following includes a series of readers’ recommendations on how to make your home perfect for...  more


Best of Gwinnett 2012: Back in Business

City of Suwanee Photo by David Douglas

When looking at the economic climate, many businesses may feel like they’ve been on a gut-wrenching roller coaster ride. However, in Gwinnett we see a business forecast with bright sunny days ahead. With the help of the Gwinnett Chamber, Gwinnett County Government and many local corporations, our county has placed the highest priority on job creation and quality of life. To continue to set the bar for success, our readers have recommended the companies, people and locations they ...  more


Best of Gwinnett 2012: Eat It

Jim 'N Nicks Bar-B-Q

The enthusiasm for great dining options in the South is undeniable, and Gwinnett is no exception. From Asian dishes like Vietnamese pho and Thai curry to finger lickin’ good barbecue and Southern cooking, Gwinnett has stepped up in the culinary scene. The county houses great restaurants that not only satisfy everyone’s palate, but are also budget friendly. Take a look at our readers’ p...  more


Best of Gwinnett 2012: After-Hours Entertainment

Chateau Elan Golf Course

After the 9-5 grind of a 40-hour work week, we’re all looking for activities that allow us to escape the stress and just have fun. For a show performed by our favorite artist, a date night at the movies, a round of golf with our buddies, or a drink at the local pub, Gwinnett has got something to suit anyone’s preferences. Our readers have shared with us their favor...  more


Best of Gwinnett 2012: Pamper Yourself

Balancing your life includes staying organized, being positive and making time for loved ones. With all these responsibilities, sometimes pampering and taking care of yourself falls to the back burner. But don’t let it – self-care is an important aspect of stress management. Make time for rest and relaxation with these recommendations from our rea...  more