GAINESVILLE - A Gainesville business received the Small Business of the Year award Thursday night from the Georgia Downtown Development Association. The award was presented at the group's annual Conference in Decatur. <br />
Dress Up operates ten stores in north Georgia and metro Atlanta. The firm's corporate headquarters are located on the Gainesville square. <br />
Main Street Gainesville Manager Regina Mansfield nominated Dress Up for the award.
Some studies estimate that 50 million U.S. workers will "virtual workers" by the year 2020, meaning they will do the majority of their work from home. Dr. Lori LaCavita, a psychologist from Walden University, joined the Afternoon News Wrap this week to discuss how working from home can affect employers and their employees.
Persistence paid off for Green Implementation Group, LLC, as Hall County Commissioners gave unanimous approval Wednesday evening to their rezoning request for a 110-acre tract of land on the upper end of the Chattahoochee River portion of Lake Lanier.