Wine Time: Educated Guess Chardonnay 2013, Carneros

...was introduced to a white wine (Orvieto) that tasted great with sausage pizza.So sometimes when you try to pair wine with food you have to make an educated guess. On one of our balmy spring nights recently, I made chicken on the grill with barbecue sauce...

Augusta color plant nears operational readiness

...make red, yellow and black iron oxide color pigments, about 30,000 metric tons a year, used to color concrete, plastics, food and paper. It is the first new construction in pigment manufacturing in 35 years, said Jan Buberl, the vice president of global...

Around the block

...the Kroc Center. The Salvation Army began in 1865 in London, when a minister and his wife reached out to the downtrodden with food, shelter, clothing and the message of God. It has become the largest evangelistic ministry and social service agency in the...

Business news

...In other newsMCDONALD'S IS TWEAKING how it cooks it burgers in hopes of winning back customers. To improve the taste of its food, the chain is toasting its buns longer so sandwiches will be warmer, said McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook. He also said...

Rants & Raves

...motorcycle club and a motorcycle gang. WHEN SOME churches have dinners, they act like they don't want to give you second plates. They act like it's their food, but it's not. It is the church's food. They shouldn't be scornful.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Morris' paradise found performing?'Trop Rock'

...Also, when I play at the Nav-A-Gator Grill, my local musical home, the price of admission is a pair of shoes or a food donation."Morris also performs four concerts a year at a local restaurant called Farlow's on the Water where money raised...

Upcoming events

...shoes, face painting, balloon art, youth showcase, carnival foods; 2015 Small Fry Olympics; $8, ages 5-12 $5, ages 4 and...FESTIVAL: Noon Saturday, June 27, Augusta Common; fun, food, vendors; headline performances by American Idol finalist...

Taco Bell, Pizza Hut: Artificial ingredients getting booted

...and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves...says Liz Matthews, the chain's chief food innovation officer.The Mexican-style...end of the year.The country's biggest food makers are facing pressure from smaller...

Tuk Tuk factory aims to make inroads in US

...of sales and marketing for eTuk USA, says the company has been selling the vehicles to individuals, marketing companies and food vendors for $16,950 to $25,000, depending on how they are customized.The three partners' other company, eTuk Denver...

Put taxes in perspective

...when some politicians talk about "redistribution" to poorer Americans, by and large we're not talking about welfare and food stamps. We're talking about Social Security and Medicare, which most would agree have been earned and paid for.So when...