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Tips for parents considering helping their child buy a home

...buy a home:ASSESS YOUR FINANCESParents may be tempted to pitch in financially to help...lost to taxes.MAKE IT A GIFTSome parents may decide they can't afford to give their...Resource, which tracks the programs."There may be some programs that are targeted to certain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/tips-parents-considering-h
Faith Calendar

...A MISSION 5K: 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 2, Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans...GOD'S PROTECTION: 10 a.m. Saturday, May 9, DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway...Worship Center; reservations required by May 4; (706) 796-7880, nlwccogic@msn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-04-17/faith-calendar
Augusta block party will pay tribute to James Brown

...festival to mark his birthday. It will be held May 1, coinciding with the monthly First Friday...event in downtown Augusta.Brown was born May 3, 1933, in Barnwell, S.C. He called...surprise" is planned. Jones' birthday is May 4."We've got something planned special...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-17/augusta-block-party-will-pay-
Gauge of US economy rises 0.2 percent in March

...Analysts said that the smaller increases over the past two months may be signaling a period of more moderate activity."Although...slowing growth rate over recent months suggests weaker growth may be ahead," said Conference Board economist Ataman Ozyildirim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/gauge-us-economy-rises-02-
A Joyful Noise: Ugandan children's choir and Sacred Harp (shaped note) Singing

...choirLEARN MORE: Mchoir.orgSACRED HARP SINGINGWHAT: Sixth annual Augusta Sacred Harp SingingWHEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 2; a singing lesson will be held at 9:30 a.m.WHERE: Old Line Primitive Baptist Church, 3646 Old Petersburg Road, AugustaDETAILS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-17/joyful-noise-ugandan-
New retail plans announced for area off Grovetown exit

...rezone the property to general commercial from residential agricultural and general commercial, but the final vote will be made May 5 by the full board.If the development is approved, Duehring said he will begin site work immediately. The first business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-17/new-retail-
REITs and rising rates: Pushing against conventional wisdom

...hills.'"Earlier this year, it looked like a big downturn may be on the way. A strengthening job market was raising optimism...shifted in mid-March, after the Federal Reserve indicated it may raise rates at a slower pace than many had been expecting. REITs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/reits-and-rising-rates-pus
Tickets for Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight still aren't available yet

...hands right now."Mayweather's promoter, Leonard Ellerbe, said Tuesday that tickets would go on sale this week for the May 2 fight, but MGM officials have been tight-lipped about their availability.The hotel issued a statement Friday saying there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-17/tickets-floyd-maywea
Study asserts Georgia does have Lyme disease

...shining new light on the southern Lyme disease mystery.Last May, a study led by associate public health professor Kerry...Area will be open to the public on Saturdays during the month of May (2, 9, 16, 23, and 30). The 10,600-acre site is owned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-04-17/study-asserts-georgia-do
Humboldt State, Nevada players claim singles titles at National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships

...to give it up," Skweir said. "I've been practicing putting a lot for this moment, for that putt."Skweir graduates in May but said she would like to come back to defend her title should she enter graduate school.In the men's competition, Nevada's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-17/humboldt-state-nevada-pla