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Affordable Care Act led to improved health care, study finds

...primary care and prescription medicine, affordability of health care and overall self-reported health status," said lead author Benjamin D. Sommers of Harvard School of Public Health.Among the 500,000 people polled, there was an overall 7.9 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-07-28/affordable-care-act-led-impr
Upcoming Events

...nature photographer Casey Szocinski, artist of the month; author Charmain Zimmerman Brackett featured; music by Chris Hardy...Snelling Center; Supper by Edgar's $12; Wendy Hamand Venet, author of A Changing Wind, presents the story of Atlanta from pre-Civil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-07-28/upcoming-events
As Fed meets, it edges toward its first rate hike since 2006

...and the more potential damage that could occur to the markets when the Fed finally acts," said economist David Jones, the author of several books on Fed policy.Concern about igniting an overreaction in financial markets is a key reason economists think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/fed-meets-it-edges-toward-
Author Jeff Lindsay says goodbye to serial killer Dexter

...facing a murder charge ? ironically for a crime he didn't commit."I always knew someday the wheels would come off," author Jeff Lindsay said.Starting with the 2004 novel Darkly Dreaming Dexter, the series follows the exploits of Dexter Morgan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-18/author-jeff-lindsay-says-goodbye-se
Court decision foreshadows more problems

...they must be searched for. To find one, the jurist must be motivated. Driven.Biased. JUSTICE ANTHONY Kennedy, the author of the majority opinion, found his prized penumbra in the Constitution's 14th Amendment which provides that citizens are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-26/court-decision-f
Upcoming C-SPAN programs will highlight Augusta's history, authors

...understood the unique nature of the Jimmie Dyess story and why it was so important that it get national attention.Each of the author interviews should last about 10 to 15 minutes.At 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, on American History TV on C-SPAN3, there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-26/upcoming-c-span-
Back to school a great time for baby-stepping kids to independence

...put ourselves out of a job," said mom-of-two-teens Julie Lythcott-Haims, a former dean at Stanford University and author of the book How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success, published in June...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-25/back-school-great-time-baby-steppin
The Artside: Artists honor author Harper Lee with mockingbird creations

...because of his 'multi-faceted career as a performing artist, cultural ambassador, educator, international leader, and author' and for his 'contributions towards disseminating culture as a UNESCO Artist for Peace and his extensive work mentoring and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-07/artside-artists-honor
The Artside: Arts offerings include exhibits, history, shows, contests

...something taking place.At 4 p.m. Saturday, July 25, the museum will present the second in its "Sweet Tea" book series, as author Don Bozeman talks about his book, Blackberries in Summer, which focuses on the life of Eulalie Salley and the roles she played...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-21/artside-arts-offering
Most small-business owners actually seek meaning, not time off

...lawsuits and has as a chief priority of creating dependency and entitlement among our public.Neurologist, psychiatrist, author and Holocaust survivor Viktor Frankl taught us something in his many books, especially in Man's Search for Meaning. Frankl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-18/most-small-busin