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THIS WEEK

- Monday : Meybohm Realtors Career Night, learn about the local market and how to obtain a real estate license, 7 p.m., Meybohm-Scarborough Insurance, 3512 Wheeler Road, Augusta; free; (706) 739-1028 or soutley@meybohm.com

- Tuesday : How to Buy or Sell a Business, 7:45-11 a.m., Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce, 121 Richland Ave. E., Aiken; free for members and $25 for nonmembers; (803) 641-1111

- Thursday : Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Augusta State University's Maxwell Alumni Center, 2339 McDowell St. Augusta; free for members, $20 for nonmembers; (706) 821-1318

UPCOMING

- Sept. 20 : Meybohm Institute of Real Estate 75-Hour Georgia Real Estate Pre-License Course; Meybohm-Scarborough Insurance, 3512 Wheeler Road, Augusta; $450 if registered in advance; (706) 729-5275 or kabdelhadi@meybohm.com

- Sept. 21: Augusta Green Scene; Green Building/LEED information; 6 p.m., Partridge Inn, 2110 Walton Way, Augusta; free, rich@janikingofaugusta. com.

- Sept. 22 : Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce A.M. Connection, 7:15 a.m., North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave., North Augusta; (803) 279-2323

- Sept. 28: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women in Business; Entrepreneur Survival Expo; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites; $25 for marketing luncheon; expo and seminars are free.

- Sept. 30 : Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Economic Luncheon, Dr. Lowell Catlett discusses growth in health care, energy and lifestyle markets; 11 a.m., Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites; $30 for members and $45 for nonmembers; (706) 821-1318

- Oct. 4 : Rising Star Leadership Training, a three-hour training for women in home-based direct sales; 6 p.m., Partridge Inn, 2110 Walton Way, Augusta; $30; (888) 870-7390

- Oct. 4 : SuCCess Columbia County Style; 5-7 p.m., MCG Orthopedic Associates, 1220 W. Wheeler Parkway, Augusta; (706) 651-0018 or lauren@columbia countychamber.com

- Oct. 12 : Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women in Business; speaker is Vera Stewart of Very Vera Inc.; 11:30 a.m.; Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites, 2 10th St., Augusta; $25 for members, $30 for nonmembers; (706) 821-1318

- Oct. 14 : Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Augusta Exchange Club Fairgrounds; free for members, $20 for nonmembers; (706) 821-1318

ONGOING

- Free counseling for small-business owners and entrepreneurs; SCORE Associates, a nonprofit volunteer organization; (706) 793-9998 in Augusta

- Real estate career seminars; 7 p.m. Tuesdays, 4434 Columbia Road, Suite 204, Martinez, (706) 364-4234

- Free small-business consulting; Small Business Development Center, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St., Suite 3500; help developing or updating business plans and financial projections, identifying sources of capital, establishing record-keeping, accessing market data, creating marketing strategies, strategic planning and suppliers; by appointment; (706) 721-4545

- The Best Referrals Network of Life's Opportunities; 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays, with free referrals, Sunrise Grill, 3830 Washington Road; Wednesdays, 7:30 a.m., Sunrise Grill, 404 E. Martintown Road, North Augusta; (706) 736-5020

- The NoonTime Networkers chapter of Business Network International; 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway; Amy Kilpatrick, (706) 364-9872

- Leads at Lunch chapter of Business Network International; 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway; Amy Kilpatrick, (706) 364-9872

- Business Network International AikeNetWorks! chapter; 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Woodside Plantation Clubhouse, 1000 Woodside Plantation Drive, Aiken; (706) 364--9872

- Business Network International Referrals & More chapter; 7 a.m. Wednesdays, T--Bonz, 2856 Washington Road; Amy Kilpatrick, (706) 364--9872

- Business Network International Augusta Lunch Leaders chapter; 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Sixth at Watkins Restaurant, 559 Watkins St.; (706) 364--9872

- Business Network International Business at Breakfast chapter; 7 a.m. Wednesdays, The Garlic Clove, 4461 Washington Road, Evans; (706) 394--2605

- Business Network International First Things First chapter; 7:30 a.m. Thursdays, Forest Hills Country Club, 1500 Comfort Road; (706) 364--9872

- Eliminate Your Mortgage and Consumer Debt workshop; 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Hawthorn Suites, 4049 Jimmie Dyess Parkway; free; RSVP, (706) 564--5885

- President's Club; reinforcement of sales training systems; 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 699 Broad St., Suite 1001; (706) 432--0040

- Real estate career information: Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate, Tom Horner, (706) 312--5800, thorner@blanchardand calhoun.com

- President's Club and Foundations classes; reinforcement of Sandler Training for business owners, managers and sales representatives; 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: Sandler Sales Institute, 936 Broad St., Suite 2003; (706) 432--0040

- Home buyer workshops; Neighborhood Assistance Corp. of America; Saturdays, free; sign up at www.naca.com or (706) 855-7464 or (888) 302-6222.

- Free and low-cost classes and seminars for entrepreneurs and small-business owners; University of Georgia Augusta Small Business Development Center, 1450 Greene St., Suite 3500; (706) 721-4545

- Construction management; learn the risks before hiring a contractor for commercial project; PCM Construction Consultants; pcmgtgroup@ comcast.net or (706) 373--0585

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KSL 09/12/10 - 12:29 am
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The health care we had before

The health care we had before the atrocious Obama care was way better that the after Obamacare Medicare will be.

Maybe I won't be losing anything, but I sure as heck was going to have to pay $4000 more a year for it, at least until I hit Medicare and get it rationed.

Stop your BS right now.

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