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Top-level deals may be lacking

NASCAR is headed to one of its biggest free agency bonanzas later this year, but unlike the NFL, there won't be any holdouts or lockouts.Contracts for Carl Edwards, Greg Biffle, Juan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-03-31/top-level-deals-may-be-lac
Nascar | Sports
Sales won't be bonanza that merchants hoped for

...weekend, snapping up video games, DVDs and anything to do with Harry Potter. However, the weekend's receipts won't be the bonanza some merchants hoped for. Early-bird specials and other bargains from big chains like Wal-Mart Stores Inc. attracted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/27/bus_329905.shtml
Business
Federal Trade Commission chairwoman says coming bonanza of connected devices poses privacy concerns

LAS VEGAS - While consumer electronics companies are celebrating a coming bonanza of health trackers, connected cars and "smart" home appliances, the head of the Federal Trade Commission is pressing the tech...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-06/federal-trade-commission-c
An SRS bonanza

...manufacturing glove boxes designed to handle plutonium and other highly radioactive materials. This would be another huge job bonanza. State and local economic development officials - in particular the Economic Development Partnership of Aiken and Edgefield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/12/edi_436960.shtml
Editorials | Savannah River Site
Ticket purchased at gas station on Peach Orchard Road

A Martinez woman recently won $1.25 million on a Cash Bonanza instant ticket purchased at a Richmond County gas station.Susan Jones claimed her prize Nov. 14 at the Georgia Lottery District...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-18/ticket-purchased-gas-station
Calif. couple finds $10 million in rare gold coins

LOS ANGELES - A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree. Nearly all of the 1,427 coins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-26/calif-couple-finds-10-millio
Lottery players have two big bonanzas this weekend

The rush is on to buy lottery tickets this weekend with the Georgia Lotto jackpot at $10 million and the Big Game at $21 million. Even those who don't usually play are getting in line. "Typically, when we have a large jackpot, sales go up," Vicki C. Gavalas, media relations manager of the Georgia Lottery Corp., said Friday. "People who don't want to play at $2 million will play at $10 million. As if $2 million wasn't enough." Sales are up for all the Georgia Lottery products, said Rebecca Paul, president and chief executive officer.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/01/met_204709.shtml
Metro
Examine big picture on gas prices

...for these guzzlers. Driving more efficient vehicles is a start toward conservation, but expressing outrage over "Big Oil bonanzas" is not. Mr. Schram should have been more forthcoming and explain that either really high prices (increased taxes?) or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/15/let_445529.shtml
Letters
'King Arthur' fails to give audiences what they expect

...odds, of steel-eyed heroes righting wrongs and defending the oppressed are the raw ingredients of countless box-office bonanzas. Had this film been called Britannia or even Dark Age Dudes, it might have met with some popular and critical success. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/23/mov_437927.shtml
Movies
Tiger, Jack team up for TV exhibition

...when the young Spaniard beat him in the "Battle of Bighorn" two years ago. That was the only one of these made-for-TV bonanzas that Woods has lost. He beat Duval in the inaugural "Showdown at Sherwood" in 1999 when they were ranked No. 1 and 2 in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/29/gol_349967.shtml
Golf