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11/21: Norcross celebration; On tax reform; Tax hoax; more

11/21: Norcross celebration; On tax reform; Tax hoax; more

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Sparkle! Celebration of Christmas in Norcross Begins on December 1
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Efforts by Congress To Pass a Tax Bill Seem Close to Failure
ANOTHER VIEW: Proposals by Republicans on Taxes Are a Complete Hoax
SPOTLIGHT: Gwinnett County Public Library
FEEDBACK: We Have Gerrymandering in Gwinnett?  Can’t Believe It!
McLEMORE’S WORLD: Being Too Fat
UPCOMING: Student Art Show To Be December 3 at Snellville City Hall
NOTABLE: Georgia Gwinnett College Fall Enrollment Continues To Increase
RECOMMENDED: Civility by Stephen L. Carter
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Women in Georgia Were Not Allowed To Vote Until 1922
TODAY’S QUOTE: One Indication That People Do Not Always Think Alike
MYSTERY PHOTO: It’s Red, It‘s Brick, Has Columns, But Where and What Is It?
CALENDAR: Lilburn Tour of Homes To Be Held Night of December 2

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by · November 21, 2017 · Full issues
11/14: America Recycles Day; Gwinnett as microcosm; Shootings

11/14: America Recycles Day; Gwinnett as microcosm; Shootings

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TODAY’S FOCUS: America Recycles Day To Be at Coolray Field on November 18
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Gwinnett Is Microcosm of What This Nation Will Soon Be
ANOTHER VIEW: Lowering the Flag and Silence Are Obscene When We Know the Real Facts
SPOTLIGHT: United Community Bank
FEEDBACK: Can We Seek Compromise, Rather Than Tearing Down Other Party?
McLEMORE’S WORLD: Hands over your head
UPCOMING: Judge Rich of Gwinnett To Sit for Case on Supreme Court
NOTABLE: Villavasso Wins State Award for Work with Senior Golden Games
RECOMMENDED: Georgia Sea Grill, St. Simons Island, Ga.
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Mormons Say “No Law in Georgia for Mormons” After One Murder
TODAY’S QUOTE: What Luther Said When the Pope Demanded a Retraction
MYSTERY PHOTO: This Edition’s Mystery May Be Closer to Gwinnett Than You Realize
LAGNIAPPE: Eleven GACS Athletes Win Athletic Scholarships to Colleges
CALENDAR: Fire Tower Ribbon Cutting To Take Place Today

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by · November 14, 2017 · Uncategorized
11/3: About sepsis; Tom Ross and the Montagnards; Tax reform

11/3: About sepsis; Tom Ross and the Montagnards; Tax reform

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Be Aware of the Signs That You Might Be in “Septic Shock”
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Local Resident Led Team To Rescue 187 Montagnards in Vietnam
ANOTHER VIEW: Republican Tax Cut Will Favor the Richest One Per Cent
SPOTLIGHT: Georgia Campus  — Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
McLEMORE’S WORLD: Never Seeking Directions
FEEDBACK: Four Letters Respond To Previous Thoughts
UPCOMING: Eastside Medical Center Marks 20 Years of Behavioral Services
NOTABLE: Norcross Recognizes Volunteers of City Boards and Commissions
RECOMMENDED: John C. Calhoun, American Portrait by Margaret L. Coit
GEORGIA TIDBIT: St. Simons Island Neptune Park Named for Former Slave
TODAY’S QUOTE: Bum Phillips Reflecting on Two Types of Football Players
MYSTERY PHOTO: Try Your Noggin on Determining Where This Photo Is Located
CALENDAR: AARP and Library To Offer Senior Defensive Driving Course

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by · November 3, 2017 · Full issues
10/20: Artist comes full circle; Faster computer; Congress abdicates

10/20: Artist comes full circle; Faster computer; Congress abdicates

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Artist Comes Full Circle, to Pinckneyville, Where Her Creativity Began
EEB PERSPECTIVE: One Way to Solve the Problem of Getting Your Child a Faster Computer
ANOTHER VIEW: Congress Abdicates, While the President Uses Executive Orders
SPOTLIGHT: Howard Brothers
FEEDBACK: Weather Forecasting in Atlanta: Area Is the Size of Massachusetts
UPCOMING: First Public Orchard and Playground in SE Opens Oct. 22 in Suwanee
NOTABLE: County Chooses Pond and Company for 2040 Unified Plan
RECOMMENDED: Alexandria Reborn by Mark Wallace Maguire
GEORGIA TIDBIT: 30,000-Acre Cohutta Wilderness Is Largest in Eastern United States
TODAY’S QUOTE: Benjamin Franklin on Our Precious Freedoms
MYSTERY PHOTO: This Tranquil Mystery Photo Site Asks You for Identification
CALENDAR: Lilburn Candidate Forum Scheduled for Monday, October 30

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by · October 20, 2017 · Full issues
10/10:  On Machu Picchu; Gwinnett model train set; Estate taxes

10/10: On Machu Picchu; Gwinnett model train set; Estate taxes

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Here’s a Breath-Taking Account of a Visit to Machu Picchu, Per
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Snellville Resident Selling Model Trains Layout and Plans History Book
ANOTHER VIEW: Federal Estate Taxes Affect Only the Richest of the Rich
SPOTLIGHT: Hayes Family Automotive Group
UPCOMING: STEAM Activities Scheduled for Duluth on Friday Night
NOTABLE: Sheryl Dallas To Become Gwinnett Human Resources Director
RECOMMENDED: Origin by Dan Brown
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Three Confederate Ships Bear the Name Savannah During Civil War
TODAY’S QUOTE: What Horses Have That People Do Not Have
MYSTERY PHOTO: Not Your Ordinary Building for Today’s Mystery Photo
CALENDAR: Bird Club Plans Auction on October 16

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by · October 10, 2017 · Full issues
8/25: On Afghanistan; An eclipse wedding; Katrina comparison

8/25: On Afghanistan; An eclipse wedding; Katrina comparison

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Why Are We Continuing To Pour Money and Blood into Afghanistan?
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Duluth High Graduate Gets Married During Total Eclipse
ANOTHER VIEW: Comparing 2017 Charlottesville with Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans
SPOTLIGHT: Mingledorff’s
FEEDBACK: Three Letters All Around Activities Out of Charlottesville
UPCOMING: Pleasant Hill Road in Duluth To Get Widening Project
NOTABLE: Centerville Scout Creates Drop Boxes to Honorably Retire U.S. Flags
RECOMMENDED: Sam’s on Main in Grayson
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Architect Thomas Bradbury Had Major Influence on Atlanta Skyline
TODAY’S QUOTE: What Is Needed in the Art of Leadership
MYSTERY PHOTO: The Key Clue in this Mystery Photo is the Design of the Building
LAGNIAPPE: Georgia Gwinnett College Had $451 Million Impact on County in 2016
CALENDAR: Norcross Farmers Market Offers Disposal of Tattered Flags

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by · August 24, 2017 · Full issues
7/18: Aurora’s 22nd season; Ding-a-lings; Health care

7/18: Aurora’s 22nd season; Ding-a-lings; Health care

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Aurora Opens 22nd Season With Hunchback of Notre Dame on July 20
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Those Ding-A-Lings Kept Adding Up….To Another Scam
ANOTHER VIEW: U.S. Should Abolish Health Insurance and Go To Single Payer System
SPOTLIGHT: MTI Baths Inc.
FEEDBACK: Suggests That All School Districts Require School Bus Seat Belts
UPCOMING: Lionheart’s Clybourne Park To Be Staged from July 21-August 6
NOTABLE: Summer’s the Time To Watch Out for Scams in Home Improvements
RECOMMENDED: Brooklyn, a movie, directed by John Crowley, 2016
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Auto Magnate Howard Coffin Leads Development of Coastal Georgia
TODAY’S QUOTE: Using Beliefs To Support Your Own Existence
MYSTERY PHOTO: Colorful Clues Look You in the Face in This Photo Mystery
LAGNIAPPE: Peggy Freeman Wins Daughters of the American Revolution Award

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by · July 18, 2017 · Full issues
5/2: New PC city hall; Charm of an older hotel; Data and guns

5/2: New PC city hall; Charm of an older hotel; Data and guns

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Peachtree Corners To Buy Building in Technology Park for City Hall
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Stay at Older Hotel in Hot Springs, Ark. Proves To Be Memorable
ANOTHER VIEW: Good Data Equals Good Public Policy in Gun Debate
SPOTLIGHT: Peach State Federal Credit Union
UPCOMING: Gwinnett Tech To Host Coding Youth Camps This Summer
NOTABLE: Eastside Medical Center Proudly Flies Donate Life Flag
RECOMMENDED: This Close to Happy: A Reckoning with Depression by Daphne Merkin
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Artist Find Acceptance, Including Major Work Done for Coca-Cola
TODAY’S QUOTE: Problems With Having an Open Mind
MYSTERY PHOTO: Tell us Who This Bust Represents and Where It’s Located
LAGNIAPPE: Roving Photographer Frank Sharp Visits Zoo Atlanta
CALENDAR: Paper Shredding at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lilburn on May 13

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by · May 2, 2017 · Full issues
4/4: Our 17th birthday with features on town green, highways, ACA

4/4: Our 17th birthday with features on town green, highways, ACA

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Architect Completes Design of Town Green for Peachtree Corners
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Highway Routings, Political Forums and a Jackson EMC Promotion
ANOTHER VIEW: Republicans Now Need to Fix What They Feel Is Wrong with ACA
SPOTLIGHT: Walton EMC
FEEDBACK: Those Old Rural Buildings Are Now Homes for Bats, Owls and Varmints
UPCOMING: Senior Connections To Recognize Levetts with Community Award
NOTABLE: Georgia Gwinnett Wins IIE’s Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation
RECOMMENDED: Sell Out by Ebony Joy Wilkins
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Great Speckled Bird Has Amazing Run in Atlanta Newspaper Circles
TODAY’S QUOTE: For Some Matters, All You Need Is One
MYSTERY PHOTO: This Is Not Just Your Ordinary Victorian House
LAGNIAPPE: Plethora of Easter Egg Hunts Scheduled around Gwinnett County
CALENDAR: Pet the Cat’s Author Coming to Aurora Theatre

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by · April 4, 2017 · Full issues
3/27: Suggested baseball rule changes; Dilapidated buildings; Climate change

3/27: Suggested baseball rule changes; Dilapidated buildings; Climate change

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TODAY’S FOCUS: Nine Rule Changes That Would Improve the Game of Baseball
EEB PERSPECTIVE: Crumbling Buildings in Rural South Georgia Can Depress You
ANOTHER VIEW: Say What You Want, But Facts Show that Climate Change Is Real
SPOTLIGHT: Precision Planning Inc.
FEEDBACK: Separate But Equal, R&R, Medicare and Life in Gwinnett
UPCOMING: New Library Program Offers Hi-Tech Coursework Design
NOTABLE: Upgrading of Crooked Creek Reclamation Plant To Cost $136 Million
NOT RECOMMENDED: Slow Horses by Mike Herron
GEORGIA TIDBIT: Fannin County Namesake Attends West Point, and Becomes Planter
TODAY’S QUOTE: George Carlin on the Intelligence of the Average Person
MYSTERY PHOTO: All You Have To Do Is Suggest Where This Waterwheel Is
LAGNIAPPE: Propellant by Hair Spray Project at GGC Emphasizes Data Importance
CALENDAR: Coming events

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by · March 28, 2017 · Full issues