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Kroc Center hasn't spurred hoped for Harrisburg revitalization, some say

...100 million Kroc Center opened in Harrisburg three years ago just blocks from Chris...its third anniversary this week, many Harrisburg residents say they are still waiting...it."Although the direct impact on Harrisburg is questioned, city leaders say the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-09/kroc-center-hasnt-spurred-ho
McKnight remembered for service in Augusta's Harrisburg community

...Bible Deliverance Temple in Augusta's Harrisburg community and was long respected for...community around it, expanding to include a Harrisburg Family Life Center to offer programs...community under revitalization.Longtime Harrisburg resident Butch Palmer said McKnight's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-08/mcknight-remembered-service-a
University Merger | The Augusta Chronicle

...fourth year M.D.,/Ph.D. student at Medical College of Georgia at GRU, will be honored next month for his work in Harrisburg. University Merger The name Georgia Regents University has many people asking: What is a Regent? Here's a dictionary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/colleges-and-univers
University Merger | The Augusta Chronicle

...fourth year M.D.,/Ph.D. student at Medical College of Georgia at GRU, will be honored next month for his work in Harrisburg. University Merger The name Georgia Regents University has many people asking: What is a Regent? Here's a dictionary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/colleges-and-univers
Kroc Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...feet of programming space including a 77,000 sq ft complex located on a 17-acre site in the historic mill community of Harrisburg. Construction on the Kroc Center began in 2010. The facility includes an aquatics center, classrooms, a 400-seat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/kroc-center
Turn Back the Block hopes to restore luster to Augusta's Harrisburg neighborhood

...rehabilitating dilapidated houses in Harrisburg and looking to fill them with homeowners...building momentum in its goal to return Harrisburg to the thriving, family-oriented...We want to spur dramatic change for Harrisburg."Turn Back the Block offers interest-free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-28/turn-back-block-hopes-restore
West End Market & Bakery in Harrisburg gives residents all-local organic choice

...sustainable market that she planted in Harrisburg as a "community seedling" being cultivated...started last year as a means to provide Harrisburg residents with healthy, locally produced...families."Johnson, who referred to the Harrisburg community as a "food desert," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-03-04/west-end-ma
Goody Two Shoes in Harrisburg to reopen after being closed from ice storm

A discount shoe store in Harrisburg will reopen after damage from the February ice storm forced the...Everything is fresh and brand new."Goody Two Shoes has been on the Harrisburg corner for 19 years and in the neighborhood for nearly three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-03-25/goody-two-s
Rants & Raves

...for our commissioners. Why don't they just turn the Calhoun Expressway into the drag strip they want? That should give Harrisburg the economic boon they seek and all the idiots who try driving 100+ mph on Riverwatch can take the "drag strip" downtown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-19/rants-raves
Tax protests, goats making news this week

...couldn't get it built.A good idea might be to use the mills to make textiles. Say, shirts. They'd all be blue, and Harrisburg would once again become the blue-collar capital of the world.The mills campus is the latest in a string of setbacks for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-08-16/tax-protests-go