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Questions surround Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic proposal

...expected to be submitted until late 2016, if a preliminary bid is entered September."It's obviously a first draft," businessman Casey Wasserman told reporters after the committee meeting.Earlier this week, the bid committee released its first detailed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-29/questions-surround-los-a
Night at the Movies

...Francisco tries to grasp the connection between sex and love. Evans, Exchange (opens 8/28 both)NO ESCAPE (R): A U.S. businessman (Owen Wilson) and his family find themselves in the middle of a violent political uprising in southeast Asia. Evans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-08-27/night-movies
Civil suit will proceed against GRU officers

...Gibbons five times with a stun gun during a traffic stop in the early morning hours of March 1, 2012.Gibbons, a small businessman with a family with no criminal record, was charged with aggravated assault on a police officer, a crime punishable by up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-27/civil-suit-will-procee
Pop Rocks: Tribute to James Brown can be hashed out in better way

...Brown was not, after all, the only creative and innovative person to call Augusta home. Our community is full of artists, businessmen, fans, leaders ? all of whom could, and probably should, have a voice in how Brown is honored in his own hometown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-08-24/pop-rocks-tribute-jam
Adding value

...brings to the Richmond County school board is among the most valued.That is, when he shows up to meetings.The Augusta businessman has been criticized, and rightly so, for his abysmal attendance rate at Board of Education meetings. He was absent from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-24/adding-value
Quick reads: 'Chronicle' cartoonist McKee to publish book

...University's Summerville campus.Children's book will help with theater's restoration Augusta native Levi Hill, a businessman and chairman of the Miller Theater project, has written a children's book titled Miller's Opening Night. It tells the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-08-20/quick-reads-chronicle-cartoonist-mc
John Mills III

...kindergarten program, and greatly expanded the art and music curricula. Before becoming Superintendent, he was a local farmer and businessman who served as Chairman of the Board of Education. He also served on the first Screven County Development Authority, and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175639919
Olympic beach volleyball gold medalist Misty May-Treanor is back on the sand

...a row in the run-up to Athens. The AVP ran out of money in 2010 and shut down; it was eventually bought by California businessman Donald Sun.May-Treanor was focused then on the international tour, where players earn points to qualify for the Olympics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-08/olympic-beach-volley
How did candidates fare in first debate?

...lack of understanding here was embarrassing to watch ? but not as embarrassing as almost every point made by billionaire businessman Donald Trump.Since I placed Trump last ? perhaps even when considering the poor performances of former Virginia Gov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-08-11/how-did-candidat
Google to be part of new holding company, 'Alphabet'

...businesses, or buy new ones, analysts said. Page has suggested previously that he is following the model of financier and businessman Warren Buffett. Buffett is CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, a conglomerate that owns more than 80 subsidiary companies and lets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-10/google-be-part-new-holding