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Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014

Dine & Dish: Whole Foods has whole lot of treats

Walking in Augusta's new Whole Foods for the first time was almost like Christmas or the first day of vacation. So many pretty fruits and vegetables! A salt bar, freshly ground nut butters, ...
By Danielle Wong Moores

Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014

Roasted Mushroom Spread is easy dish for party

Whether you celebrate New Year's Eve with a formal sit-down dinner or a casual appetizer buffet, this week's Roasted Mushroom Spread is a great addition.
By Karin Calloway

Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014

Top travel destinations for 2015

NEW YORK - See Cuba before it changes. Check out the Expo in Milan.
By Beth J. Harpaz

After 50 years, big changes coming to Cuba tourism

HAVANA - U.S. tourists are roaming the streets of Old Havana, listening to lectures on Art Deco architecture and meeting with jazz musicians.
By Ben Fox

Vail welcomes options for skiers

SALT LAKE CITY - Skiers and snowboarders traveling to Utah this winter will find the same jagged mounting peaks looming just east of Salt Lake City and many familiar trails at the state's 15 resorts.
By Brady McCombs

Avoid crowds, costs on ski getaways

DENVER — Big-name ski resorts might give you bragging rights when you go back to the office, but lesser-known mountains offer their own perks.

Frugal skiers flock to Maine for $20 tickets and 25-cent coffee

JAY, Maine - In the town of Jay, skiing Spruce Mountain is about as different from skiing at a big-name resort as you can get.
By Glenn Adams

Skiing can be cheaper than you think when hunting for deals

DENVER - In 2010, the price of walk-up, single-day lift ticket at Vail and Beaver Creek ski resorts topped $100. Aspen quickly followed suit, and ticket prices at resorts across the country have ...

Friday, Dec. 26, 2014

New church facility now diocese's largest

The stained glass windows were not made to fit the new St. Teresa of Avila sanctuary. The sanctuary was made to fit the windows - and the altars and the Stations of the Cross.
By Lisa Kaylor

Babe in the manger reminds us to protect

Nice things do not make Christmastime wonderful - the birth of the Son of God makes it so.
By the Rev. Jefferson Otwell

Church adopts families, ponders new ministry

Members of Revivify Church, which has been meeting at Jabez S. Hardin Performing Arts Center for the past four years, adopted 14 families for Christmas. 
By Lisa Kaylor

Tabernacle to expand to Evans

Beginning Jan. 4, Tabernacle Baptist Church will launch a weekly service at a second location at Evans High School, in addition to the three already held every Sunday morning on Laney-Walker ...
By Lisa Kaylor

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014

What Is It?

Did you recognize last week's 1957 Ford Fairlane, and do you know the make, model and approximate age of this week's vehicle?
By Glynn Moore

Auto recalls

DETROIT — Chrysler is recalling about 288,000 older Ram pickup trucks in North America and elsewhere because the rear axle can seize or the drive shaft can fall off.

4C marks return of Alfa Romeo to the States

After a 19-year absence, Italian carmaker Alfa Romeo is back in the United States and wowing Alfa enthusiasts with the sexy, fun-to-drive 2015 4C two-seater.
By Ann M. Job

Use pesticides as last resort to guard your houseplants

With winter, scale insects are showing up on my potted citrus tree and some orchids.
By Lee Reich

Kitchens move outside with winter fire pits, rings, tables

Gas-operated fire pits, fire rings and fire-pit tables are emerging as modern-day substitutes for campfires. Flipping a switch to ignite the flames is a whole lot easier than kindling a stack of ...
By Dean Fosdick

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

Shopgirl: Popcorn boutique is one gift to savor

De La Pop Gourmet Popcorn is a company that offers 125 popcorn flavors, 90 types of soda and a variety of candy. The popcorn creators start with a base popcorn flavor and then mix in cheeses, ...

Pro-quality photography, video options continue to improve

Nikon, GoPro deliver strong photo and video gear.
By RON HARRIS

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Paninis a satisfying pre-holiday meal

I always look forward to the big family holiday meal, but when holiday guests come from out of town, there's usually more than one menu that needs to be planned. This week's Chicken Panini make a ...
By Karin Calloway

What Is It?

Did you recognize last week's 1981 DeLorean DMC-12, and do you know the make and year of the tail fin from this week's photo?
By Glynn Moore

Find property transfers online

You can now search the most recent information available to see what properties have sold in Augusta. In the database, you can search for property sales back to 2005.
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Judge rules Hynie Brown is Godfather's widow

Tomi Rae Hynie Brown was the legally surviving spouse of soul singer James Brown at the time of his death because her earlier marriage to a bigamist was ruled invalid, a South Carolina judge has ...
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