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French Market owner to retire, eventually sell to Raes owner

...When Baldwin, wife Gail and Calvert entered a partnership in 1984 to start French Market Grille in the old Swensen's ice cream parlor, Clay managed the new restaurant. Within the next year, the Baldwins became sole owners of French Market after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-01/french-mark
Shopgirl: Find lipstick shade without 'app-lication'

Have you ever seen a flavor of ice cream or a paint color and thought, geeze, that's exactly the shade of lipstick I was looking for yesterday? Well, ShadeScout is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2015-04-30/shopgirl-find-lipstick-shad
Rants & Raves

...it to match the 3 percent increase or did the water change? I THINK IT IS a shame that people are dying from Blue Bell ice cream. The federal government needs to declare a national emergency. Some people don't even know because they don't look...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-29/rants-raves
Welfare system abused

...welfare abuse.I was in a supermarket one day and this clean, neat lady asked me if I had seen a particular brand of ice cream in the single-serve cups. I said sure, they are in the next case.It just happened that I was behind her at the check...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-24/welfare-system-abused
Jeni's recalls ice cream after listeria found

WASHINGTON - A second ice cream company has shut down production...frozen treats.Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams, of Ohio, said it recalled all...listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream.The recalls are uncommon: Listeria...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-23/jenis-recalls-ice-cream-af
Burke, other schools discard Blue Bell ice cream

...not required to discard Blue Bell ice cream products, but some school systems...County public schools had Blue Bell ice cream products, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.Although the plant where its ice cream product is packaged has tested clean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-22/burke-other-schools-discard-
Blue Bell seeks listeria link as it recalls items

...pressure on a century-old Texas ice cream company searching to discover how...three deaths in Kansas linked to ice cream contaminated with listeria. Those...it's lasted so long and it's in ice cream, which isn't usually associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/blue-bell-seeks-listeria-l
Ex-American downhill skier Bill Johnson is suffering after stroke

...gradually lost the use of his body.His birthday was a good day. Johnson had friends stop by and they cut into a chocolate ice cream cake. Then, his family read birthday cards to him and opened some presents.Someone sent him a piece of meteorite on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-04-01/ex-american-downhill-ski
You Remembered: Easter eggs, Red Lion

...Platz, a German social club. My father, whose Markwalter grandparents were German, remembered having home-churned ice cream there. There were tall swings on long ropes for the children, and if pushed you could go so high you felt like you were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-12/you-remembered-easter-eggs-re
I have been living in my own March Madness

...When the people who delivered my three meals a day learned that the spicy, chewy food hurt my mouth, they substituted ice cream for chicken. The ladies who picked up my dirty linens and delivered a felony rap of medications were a joy to talk with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-22/i-have-been-living-my-own-mar