Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) and Northside Hospital are hosting the 15th annual totes 2 tots drive to collect backpacks and suitcases for foster children in Georgia. Donations of new or nearly new backpacks, duffel bags and suitcases will be accepted at locations across the state: Friday, Jan. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., all 26 GCS locations in Georgia, including Alpharetta, 3330 Preston Ridge Road Suite 110, Cumming, 1505 Northside Blvd., Suite 4300 and Johns Creek, 6300…
Towne Club Windermere is an official drop-off site for Toys for Tots donations this December. The new retirement community, located at 3950 Towne Club Parkway in Cumming, is accepting new unwrapped toys and books for children of all ages. These toys will be distributed in the local Cumming area and are 100% tax-deductible. Toys may be dropped off at the front desk or during any of the community’s special December fundraising events.
The National Association of County Information Officers (NACIO) has recognized the Forsyth County Fire Department 2014 Annual Report, the county’s new website and the county’s recent branding initiative and new logo. All three projects garnered accolades through the 2016 NACIO Awards of Excellence.
Mark your calendars for Northside Hospital-Forsyth's Celebration of Lights on Friday, December 2nd. For the last 28 years, thousands in the community have come together for the Celebration of Lights, an annual tradition that raises funds for cancer patients, celebrates cancer survivors, honors caregivers and remembers loved ones who have passed. On Friday, Dec. 2, three giant Christmas trees atop Northside campuses in Atlanta, Alpharetta and Cumming will light their trees following a free community-wide…
South Forsyth High School, under the stewardship of Chris Webb, received the Keep Forsyth County Beautiful “Green School Award.” The program is designed to enhance environmental education and stewardship within Forsyth County Schools.
With the recent completion and opening of Northside Hospital-Forsyth’s two new patient care floors, Forsyth County’s landscape has changed. Northside Hospital-Forsyth is now the tallest building in the county.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Most often, people associate domestic abuse with physical battering when, in fact, there are many different forms of abuse: Verbal, Psychological, Emotional, Financial, Sexual, and of course Physical.