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Pop Rocks: Be sure to make time for Broad Street

...it that the aptly named avenue was once the widest street east of the Mississippi. Whether that's true or colorful Garden City lore is tough to determine. What is fact is that Broad Street has become a mecca for independent businesses and is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-08/pop-rocks-be-sure-mak
Cher in the City: Let's go shopping for fun Masters Week and beyond

...Washington Road.I was not at all surprised to see that it was already beginning to look a lot like "Masters in the Garden City."I saw people standing on the side of the road selling tickets and T-shirts and sunglasses. I slowed down briefly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-09/cher-city-lets-go-sho
Golf buddies make annual trip to Augusta

...Club in 1986 at the invitation of a member, knows the local courses nearly as well as Augusta-area golfers do. The Garden City has served as the spring break golf destination for the Dodgeville, Wis., man and his friends for 35 years."We...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/golf-buddies-make-annual-trip-augusta
Shopgirl: Party with your neighbors this Masters Week

...party together as neighbors during our favorite week of the year.Karen Gordon (you know her as the head honcho of Garden City Jazz) is leading this effort, and I salute her and the rest of the organizers. We welcome guests a-plenty this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-04-03/shopgirl-par
City Ink: Media not invited to city's secret meeting

...blanketed with yellow last week, from pollen and journalism from Golf Magazine, which had the effrontery to describe the Garden City as "largely low rent, a bargain-basement mosaic of strip malls, strip joints and unassuming houses - all surrounding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-04-05/city-ink-media-
Fire burns Savannah school buses

...severely damaged in a fire at the Garden City facility where the buses are stored. Garden City police and firefighters arrived...bus completely involved, said Garden City Fire Chief James Crosby. The blaze...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-17/fire-burns-savannah-school-b
Jones highlights boxing's return to Augusta with knockout

...professional boxing's return to Augusta on Saturday as "great fights for a fighting city."After a five year hiatus, the garden city played host to six bouts in the HEAL Complex.CSRA Fight Party Round 1 Boxing included Jones, a Hephzibah native...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-03-15/jones-highlights-boxings-return-a
Azalea blooms depend on March weather

...the blooming will depend on temperatures for the remainder of March. The only azalea blossoms he has seen across the Garden City are on one bush in his backyard, he said.Other spring flowers are about a week to 10 days behind schedule, Mullis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-11/azalea-blooms-depend-march-we
Editorial: Par-Tee on

...entertain residents and visitors accustomed to coming downtown each year during the golf event.Gordon, whose group Garden City Jazz organizes the summertime Candlelight Jazz Concert Series at Riverwalk Augusta, is planning to have food trucks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-25/editorial-par-tee
New party planned for downtown Augusta during Masters week

...same night at the Jessye Norman Amphitheater on Riverwalk Augusta, Gordon said.Gordon, a musician with local group Garden City Jazz, organizes the summertime Candlelight Jazz Concert Series at the Riverwalk.The Mayor's Masters Reception was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-19/new-party-planned-downtown-au