Columbus Day schedules

...South Carolina Aiken open MondayOTHER? Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System open Monday? Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System open Monday? Federal offices closed Monday? Most financial institutions closed Monday...

Shopgirl: Paper puts other checklist apps to shame

...tastemakers this fall and winter. WHAT'S AFFORDABLE: I can't overemphasize the wealth of opportunity that our public library system offers, from lectures on "Why Black Girls Matter" to Spanish classes to discussions about Africana and science...

Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System expected to discuss deficit at meeting

The Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System's executive director is expected to present information...Tuesday at an Augusta Commission committee meeting.The library system, which reduced hours in recent months to cut costs...

2015 Veterans Day closings in Augusta area

...USC Aiken open WednesdayOTHER? Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System closed Wednesday; no bookmobile? Augusta Regional Library System branches closed Wednesday? Federal offices and financial institutions closed Wednesday...

Shopgirl: Free Time2 app searches for gaps in your schedule to plan out downtime fun

...raise money for the event. Every dollar not spent on the festival will go to buy new books for the Augusta Public Library system. Every little bit helps, so I hope you'll consider giving and go to gofundme.com/georgialitfest.

Augusta-area Labor Day holiday closings for 2015

...Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System closed Monday; no bookmobile? Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System branches closed Monday? Federal offices closed Monday...

Rants & Raves

...I AM EXTREMELY HAPPY the library board decided to terminate Ms. Price. She did absolutely nothing to better our library system. Where is Gary Swint when you need him? A BIG RANT TO THE folks in Apple Valley who apparently don't know what...

Fired Augusta library director lacked leadership skills, commissioner says

...director's term to expire and replaced him.The six-library system has about 40 employees paid with a mix of local and...dwindled since Columbia County split off to form a new library system.Last week, Price was set to address Augusta commissioners...

Library director is fired

...to save money. The library headquarters had been the only branch among the six under the Augusta-Richmond County Library System that was still open on Sundays, from 2 to 5:30 p.m.

Area libraries adjust to growing digital demand

...Augusta-Richmond County Public Library system, booted up his phone and accessed...has come easy for Augusta-area library systems, but it's still very much a...Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System Director Mary Jo Dawson.During...