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Secondhand smoke harmful for dogs, cats

...more dogs and cats than any other disease, according to Den ver-based Morris Animal Foun dation, which funds pet cancer research.The recent surge in the use of electronic cigarettes has raised questions about their impact on pets. The greatest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-19/secondhand-smoke-harmful-dogs-cats
Immunotherapy promising for cancer

...Regents University Cancer Center said.During a Twitter chat on Wednesday sponsored by the American Association for Cancer Research, Dr. Esteban Celis answered questions on behalf of the organization. The opportunity attracted many of the top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-06-18/immunotherapy-promising-canc
GRU Cancer Center a 'go' without SPLOST, official says

Even without the $8 million included in the sales tax package rejected by voters Tuesday, progress on a new cancer research building at Georgia Regents University will move forward, an official said Wednesday.The money would have helped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-21/gru-cancer-center-go-without
Milford LeDou

...may be made to CSRA CF/ c/o Press On Fund, 1450 Greene Street #228, Augusta, GA 30901 to benefit pediatric cancer research or to Bel-Ridge Baptist Church, 108 Monterey Ave, Belvedere, SC 29841. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta...

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Milford LeDou

...may be made to CSRA CF/ c/o Press On Fund, 1450 Greene Street #228, Augusta, GA 30901 to benefit pediatric cancer research or to Bel-Ridge Baptist Church, 108 Monterey Ave, Belvedere, SC 29841. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171286359
4 commissioners absent from tax vote

...realize there's a big difference between an educational institution and a hospital. The $8 million goes toward cancer research, and that could save your life, provided you live long enough.That's what can happen when you show up. You...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-01/4-commissioners-absent-tax-vo
SPLOST work session scheduled Monday

...million for ongoing renovations at Augusta Municipal Building and $8 million in matching funds for GRU to build a cancer research center in the referendum scheduled to go before voters May 20.The SPLOST session precedes five commission committee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-21/splost-work-session-sche
More make case for sales-tax funds

...8 million loan ahead of the tax's collections to meet a state deadline for construction to start on a new GRU cancer research facility.Once its research and clinical phases are underway, the cancer center stands to create at least 500 jobs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-21/more-make-case-sales-tax
City set to approve borrowing $8 million for Georgia Regents University research center

An $8 million loan to help Georgia Regents University build a cancer research center and repay using future sales tax collections goes for Augusta Commission approval Tuesday.The loan, a tax anticipation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-17/city-set-approve-borrowi
Commission won't investigate deleted computer files

...million. The package must include repayment for an $8 million loan the city will take out in March to provide matching funds for Georgia Regents University to build a new cancer research center, Deputy Finance Director Tim Schroer said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-10/commission-wont-investig