Ramblin' Rhodes: Seasons will feature tribute artists, bluegrass groups

It's that time of the year when artistic groups are formulating and announcing their new season lineups, and both Augusta Amusements Inc. and the Morris Museum of Art each have some great offerings.
By Don Rhodes

The Artside: Augusta artist  'happy'  with response to documentary

A few months ago, artist Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman worked on a mural in downtown Augusta with a simple message - "Augusta, I love you." On July 16, Augusta returned the love when more than 750 people attended the premiere of Happy: The Documentary at the Imperial Theatre.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Wine Time: Stoller Chardonnay 2015 and Stoller Chardonnay Reserve 2014, Dundee Hills, Oregon

Stoller Family Estate has been producing first-rate chardonnay and pinot noir for more than 20 years.
By Dennis Sodomka

Dine & Dish: TRIO's enjoyable menu worth the trip

I had a slow work day one recent Friday and decided to take the drive over to Aiken for a leisurely lunch. My restaurant of choice was TRIO Bar & Kitchen.
By Danielle Wong Moores

It's HOT! Beat the heat with cool things to do

Have fun indoors at places like Air Strike Extreme Air Sports, the Augusta Museum of History, the movies and more.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

New music is Maxwell's strongest collection

Maxwell isn't all that concerned with timeliness. When the neo-soul pioneer launched his "BLACKsummers'night" trilogy in 2009, no one expected him to take seven years to release the next installment. But the second part, "blackSUMMERS'night," is so sleek and well-crafted that it's hard to complain.
By Glenn Gamboa

2016 Summer Camps Guide

From Augusta to Aiken, you can find camps focused on art and music, math and reading, or any sport.

Artists invited to design cover in 5th annual Applaud the Artist contest

The Augusta Chronicle and Applause invite readers to join us in celebrating the arts in our community by entering our fifth annual Applaud the Artist Cover Contest.
By Mary Frances Hendrix

GreenJackets return with excitement

The Augusta GreenJackets return to Lake Olmstead Stadium for another season, this time featuring one of their more talented rosters and a schedule packed with promotions.
By David Lee

Summer box office set for sequels, superheroes

Ah, summer! The time of year when the days are long, the kids are out of school and cinemas are packed with original, artful films unlike any you've seen before. OK, that last part isn't really true. Sequels, remakes and superheroes are a year-round business for the movie industry, but they're particularly abundant during the summer month. Here is a list of movies heading our way.
By Rene Rodriguez

Dining out this weekend?

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Nightlife - Search venues

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Steve Miller Band to perform in Augusta on July 19

Tickets for Steve Miller Band's show in Augusta go on sale March 18.
By From Staff Reports