Westobou Festival rounds up art, music, more

...local artist Staci Swider will be on display at Jessye Norman School of the Arts, and Jay Jacobs will paint live at the JB White's Building throughout the festival.The Augusta Common will be a festival with activities such as movies under the...

Where you live: Live and in color

Jay Jacobs paints on a very long canvas as part of the Westobou Festival's Live Painting With Jay Jacobs event at the JB White building.

2015 Arts Preview: Events

...5-8 p.m. Oct. 2; freeArt: Perlow: Live Painting with Jay Jacobs, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 30-Oct. 4, JB Whites Building, 936 Broad St.Art: Immersive Space and Sculptured Form: A Conversation in Color & Clay, Sept. 30-Oct...

DDA hits cap on low-interest loans for downtown Augusta projects

...representing about $920,000 in loan funding, are either pending or under review.Completed projects include the JB Whites, Slusky, Elliott and Henry Kennedy buildings on Broad Street as well as the Dunbar-Howard House and former Vine Inn...

JB Whites Building condos about half sold

Finished for nearly three years, the JB Whites Building is just now approaching the halfway point in...of the building anyway if it turns into a dorm."The JB Whites Building also has commercial space on the first floor...

Where you live: The long hall

People walk through a long hall at the JB Whites Building in Augusta. Built in 1924, the historic building used to house the JB White & Co. Department Store but now features condominiums, a restaurant as well as office and retail space.

Downtown merchants speak out about parking solutions

...the type of customers and clients we're seeking, we're stuck."David Hutchison, who owns the Book Tavern at the JB White's Building on Broad Street, said parking also is an issue for his customers."Everyone says parking meters ? not...

Westobou Festival art exhibits incorporate location

...Saturday, Oct. 4. Call (803) 441-4380 or visit artsandheritagecenter.com. TREASURE TROVE, taking place at the JB White's Building on Broad Street, is billed as a Westobou Festival Pop-up Museum exhibit. Artists "of all styles and strengths...

The Way We Were: Store's lights 'waterfall' of colors

...of the old department stores on Broad, Bowen Brothers, JB White's, JC Penney, and enjoy the "air conditioning" since...Hadlock Shopping at the storesMy husband took me shopping at JB White's a few months after our son was born in 1975, and it...

The Artside: Deadlines approaching to enter best photographs, more

...meeting of artists who want to sketch, paint, do collage or network. Book Tavern is located on the ground floor of the JB White's Building on Broad Street. See booktavern.com for other groups and events. LOOKING AHEAD: ? First Thursday at Midtown...