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Bank Robber Fooled, Inside Job at Benihana, 'Robin Williams' Facebook Scam, Ice Bucket Challenges

Bank Robber Fooled, Inside Job at Benihana, 'Robin Williams' Facebook Scam, Ice Bucket Challenges

Also: Unsecured firearms in house where toddler was shot; Man with BB gun prompts school lockdown; Georgia has 2nd worst jobless rate.
Quick-Thinking Bank Employees Locked Themselves in Safe as Robber Waited

Quick-Thinking Bank Employees Locked Themselves in Safe as Robber Waited

It was several minutes before he realized he wasn’t getting any money from the Lilburn bank.
Georgia Unemployment Rate Second-Worst in U.S.

Georgia Unemployment Rate Second-Worst in U.S.

Is the increase in Georgia's unemployment numbers a seasonal blip or the continuation of a trend tied to a lack of skilled workers?
High School Football 2014: Gwinnett County Schedules

High School Football 2014: Gwinnett County Schedules

Are you ready for some football? Our hometown heroes hit the field this weekend.
$2.2 M in Opium; Missing Owl Found; Bus Accident with Injuries; Standoff and Tear Gas; Ice Bucket Challenges

$2.2 M in Opium; Missing Owl Found; Bus Accident with Injuries; Standoff and Tear Gas; Ice Bucket Challenges

Also: Suspected electronics thieves stopped in Acworth; Atlanta Watershed probe; Tractor accident kills man; Missing man found safe.
Georgia Gwinnett College Welcomes 11,000 Students for Fall Semester

Georgia Gwinnett College Welcomes 11,000 Students for Fall Semester

The student body includes about 3,700 new students.
Here's How to Post on the New Patch

Here's How to Post on the New Patch

Here’s what you need to know to start posting on Patch again.
Chateau Elan Winery & Resort Celebrates 18th Annual Vineyard Fest with More Than 75 Wines

Chateau Elan Winery & Resort Celebrates 18th Annual Vineyard Fest with More Than 75 Wines

Annual Summer Festival Features Award-Winning Local Wines
Exciting Places, Superintendent Announces Retirement, Football Player Dies, Councilman Indicted, Murder-Suicide, Robin Williams Tribute, Another Baby Left in Car

Exciting Places, Superintendent Announces Retirement, Football Player Dies, Councilman Indicted, Murder-Suicide, Robin Williams Tribute, Another Baby Left in Car

Plus, a convicted rapist was sentenced to six life terms and a Patch blogger explains Robin Williams' impact on his life.
Auditions for

Auditions for "Shrek the Musical" (1st - 12th grade)

1st - 12th grade students can join the Forefront Arts Young Actors Ensemble's production of "Shrek the Musical".
GA Wow Houses: $1.1M Estate; 'Truly Unique' Beauty; 2-Story Family Room and More

GA Wow Houses: $1.1M Estate; 'Truly Unique' Beauty; 2-Story Family Room and More

Beautiful and expensive homes for sale across Georgia.
GOOD NEWS! Most Exciting Cities, IB Diplomas, Public Safety Award, School Spirit + Lottery Winners

GOOD NEWS! Most Exciting Cities, IB Diplomas, Public Safety Award, School Spirit + Lottery Winners

Plus, Gwinnett teachers honored, business openings and expansions, and students fighting drugs were among this week's uplifting stories.
Nominate Your Favorite Coach or Mentor for Prizes and Profile on Patch

Nominate Your Favorite Coach or Mentor for Prizes and Profile on Patch

Monday is the deadline to nominate your favorite coach or mentor who made a difference in your life.
Cabbie Found Slumped Over Behind Wheel; Shot in Back of Head

Cabbie Found Slumped Over Behind Wheel; Shot in Back of Head

GBI and Norcross PD are investigating late-night shooting death near Gwinnett apartment complex
Hurricane Season Peak: Share Your Storm Stories, Preparation Tips

Hurricane Season Peak: Share Your Storm Stories, Preparation Tips

The slow storm season has been a relief to many, but tropical weather tends to pick up right about…now.
Pastor Charged, Carjackers in Court, Ghost Tours, Councilman Indicted + Child Shoots Self

Pastor Charged, Carjackers in Court, Ghost Tours, Councilman Indicted + Child Shoots Self

Also: Fulton tax lawsuit, coffee with a cop, real estate open houses, Phipps Plaza update, suspects in trail attacks, and phone scammers.
Watch Out: Here's How Phone Scammers Target Your Money

Watch Out: Here's How Phone Scammers Target Your Money

The Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office says don’t believe callers who say you need to pay fine to avoid arrest.
Find Open Houses Near Lilburn This Weekend

Find Open Houses Near Lilburn This Weekend

Patch and Zillow team to bring you open houses in the area.
Bartow Shooting Rampage, Robin Williams Tributes, Carjackers, Cop Cab, Avoid I-285, Jobless Rate Rises

Bartow Shooting Rampage, Robin Williams Tributes, Carjackers, Cop Cab, Avoid I-285, Jobless Rate Rises

Also: Ga. chief says Ferguson, Mo., police force is too white; Funeral set for football player; Couple scammed out of $11,800.
Gwinnett Police Look for Public's Help to ID Suspect Who Shot at Officer

Gwinnett Police Look for Public's Help to ID Suspect Who Shot at Officer

The incident occurred Sunday near Norcross.