Thursday, May 23, 2013
Suwanee Restaurant Inspections again checks on the health inspection of a local eatery.
In a recent inspection by the Gwinnett Health Department, Yuka Roll and Pho in Suwanee had its permit suspended, and was told to undergo a compliance hearing. In an inspection on May 21, the restaurant at 1197 Old Peachtree Road scored a "45/U" after several violations were noted. It is the second "U" score for the restaurant since March. The compliance hearing was set for Wednesday in Lawrenceville. Among the violations noted in the inspection were: Multiple foods listed on the menus state "crab, crabmeat", but imitation crabmeat is used instead. Facility does not use crabmeat. Food shall be offered for human consumption in a way that does not mislead or misinform the consumer. New menu template had previously been approved, but new menus…
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
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A vendor has several flavors to sell to patrons.
A Loganville farmer may not be raising goats any more, but he still manages to get a related product, goat cheese, to market in Suwanee. Mussgenug Dairy Farm of Loganville has 10 flavors of goat cheese that are available to patrons of the Suwanee Farmers Market. A 6 ounce container is $8. According to Michael Boland, who was manning the booth recently in Suwanee, farmer David Moose of Loganville makes the goat cheese by hand. He buys the curd by the bolt from a regional farm, then adds the flavoring himself. Available flavors include "10 pepper" and "garlic basil." Bolton added that Moose, whose farm is in the Briscoe Road area of Loganville, wants to get back to goat farming on a co-op basis. -- What's your favorite vendor at the Suwanee …
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Details on the three foreclosures currently for sale in Suwanee
There are currently only three foreclosures on the market in Suwanee, all of which are described below. If you are curious about a particular listing, please click on the address link. 11017 Kemp Road $504,900 Located in Fulton County, this home in the Northview High School district has four bedrooms and 3.5 baths. 3960 Suwanee Place $254,000 Situated in the North Gwinnett High School district, this beautiful home has five bedrooms and 2.5 baths, as well as a full basement. It is also part of the Suwanee Place subdivision. 623 Friars Head Court $222,500 Part of the North Gwinnett cluster in the Townsend Creek subdivision, this two story home has four bedrooms and 2.5 baths. CLICK HERE to perform your own custom search of Suwanee homes. …
Monday, May 20, 2013
Businesses on Main Street are affected.
Several businesses on Main Street in Old Town Suwanee were damaged by flooding from Sunday's thunderstorms. Among the affected businesses was the law office of Beth Hilscher, who also serves on the Suwanee City Council. Hilscher and co-workers were on the scene Sunday afternoon, tending to cleanup work. According to people on the scene Sunday, other businesses in the area were flooded. It is not known whether the Pierce's Corner building, which sits near other businesses on Main Street, was affected. The storms also caused a gas leak in Suwanee, and other emergency situations around Gwinnett. -- Was your home or business affected by Sunday's storms? Share your experiences, and upload your pics here.
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Reviewing some top stories from Suwanee and Gwinnett.
Click on the links below for more information. WOOFSTOCK RETURNS: The annual extravaganza aimed at dogs held sway at Town Center Park again. SUWANEE FARMERS MARKET: The first fair weather weekend for the market in 2013 was a chance for a new vendor to shine -- King Of Pops. GWINNETT SETS SPLOST MEETING WITH CITIES: City and county leaders are scheduled to meet to discuss projects for a possible new SPLOST program. NEW EVENT AT MUSIC BARN: Everett's Music Barn hosted a two-day benefit that featured more than bluegrass, its signature attraction. TAX INCREASE FROM GWINNETT SCHOOLS?: In approving its 2013-14 budget, the state's largest school system said a tax increase might be necessary. -- What were some of your favorite stories recently? …
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Finishing touches abound in this traditional style home on the market in Suwanee.
This two story, brick front home in the Portsmouth at Richmond neighborhood has five bedrooms and 3.5 baths as well as a finished basement. It has been on the market for 43 days. This home boasts close to 3,000 square feet of living space, all in top notch condition. It is complete with all the little finishing touches that make a big difference such as plantation shutters and crown molding. A complete kitchen renovation has been performed and the chef's area now offers granite countertops, custom wood cabinets, under cabinet lighting and stainless steel appliances. The finished basement works perfect as a guest suite with an oversized living room, spacious bedroom and full bath with a shower. Outside, the professionally landscaped wooded …
Here are stories, photos and videos from the gatherings in Town Center Park.
Friday, May 17, 2013
Urbanspoon reviewers give several local restaurants high marks. What do you think of the ratings?
Love going out to eat? Want to make sure you're getting your money's worth? Yeah, we do, too! Check out these Suwanee "cheap eats" rated by Urbanspoon readers, and let us know if you agree in the comment section. And, if you're so inclined you may post your own review to Patch, or rate local businesses in our directory. Look for "Rate Your Neighborhood." Urbanspoon Ratings:* (*These rankings are based, in part, on the number of likes a particular business received.)
It's the weekend! What's your favorite place for a romantic evening out?
The weekend is almost here! If your plans include a date with your new boyfriend, girlfriend or long-time spouse, check out these destinations in Suwanee. If you've already been to these places, click through to leave a review! Mango Cuban Restaurant Mango Cuban Restaurant has had rave reviews from the locals here in Suwanee. It is a popular place for regulars. This restaurant provides the both of best worlds by creating a fun family environment as well as a fun singles hangout. It offers big portions for the money. This, combined with the friendly service, makes for a pleasant dinner out with no regrets. Porto Bello Formerly nestled on the northeast corner of Scales and McGinnis Ferry Roads, the quaint Italian restaurant Porto Bello …