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

...photo inspired. LIFE ON BROAD STREETThe photo (last) week brought back more memories.In the photo the edge of the Lamar Building points to a corner store that once was Sears Roebuck, then later Penney's.The tower on the corner of the building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-06/way-we-were-stores-lights-wat
The way we were: 1980s Broad Street

...Street looks like if you are a bird. Or Batman.This view from three decades ago, looks down from the corner of Lamar Building and takes in the highlights of the 700 block, including the former Richmond Hotel and the Confederate Monument.Believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-29/way-we-were
Lamar Building holds history

The 85-year-old Lamar Building presides as the great-grandfather...company that has been managing the Lamar Building since June. The building's...appointed to the high court. And the Lamar Building was the centerpiece of Augusta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/09/met_269733.shtml
Metro
Smoke at Lamar Building shuts down part of Broad Street

The section of Broad Street in front of the Lamar Building, 753 Broad St., has been shut down as fire crews are responding to the report of an activated fire alarm, according to Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-11-02/smoke-lamar-building-shuts-d
Additional business news

...million in the previous session. Lamar Building leasing to change Prime Commercial...will take over the leasing of the Lamar Building for Haltermann Partners Inc., located at 410 Lamar Building on Broad Street. Haltermann Partners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/24/bus_264287.shtml
Business
Upscale coffee shop planned

...tucked behind the pillars of the Lamar Building at 723 Broad St. -- will be...leasing company that manages the Lamar Building -- to improve the historic high-rise...asset to present and future (Lamar Building) tenants," said Janie Peel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/23/bus_274543.shtml
Business
Veteran attorney plans retirement

...practicing lawyer is about to retire, leaving the Lamar Building without its "most distinguished tenant." Harry...said. On Thursday, Bettis C. Rainsford and the Lamar Building management team held a retirement reception in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/22/met_314537.shtml
Metro
Coffee Break replacing Grapevine

...Coffee Break Cafe is scheduled to open Aug. 1 in the Lamar Building on Broad Street. The full-service coffeehouse and...will replace the Grapevine in the first floor of the Lamar Building. Coffee offerings will include espresso, cappuccino...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/06/app_317113.shtml
Applause
Company will move to Lamar

...million transforming the historic Lamar Building into a high-tech office building...multilevel parking deck behind the Lamar Building, which will accommodate the additional...17-story, 106,000-square-foot Lamar Building began in 1913. The building is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/10/bus_299040.shtml
Business
Business briefs

Ipswitch will move into Lamar Building Internet productivity software company Ipswitch Inc. announced...consolidate its Augusta operations by moving 60 employees to the Lamar Building downtown. The Lexington, Mass., company, which occupies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/30/bus_398901.shtml
Business