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Kroc Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...Army Kroc Center's fundraising drive past its goal and qualified the project for $67.8 million from the estate of McDonald's heiress Joan Kroc. In 2006, The Salvation Army in Augusta gathered a coalition of partners to make application...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/kroc-center
McDonald's US store count to shrink this year, possibly for 1st time

...than 40 years, and perhaps ever, McDonald's says the number of U.S. restaurants it has is shrinking.McDonald's plans to close more restaurants...to an Associated Press review of McDonald's regulatory filings.Becca Hary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-18/mcdonalds-us-store-count-s
McDonald's: Fewer Happy Meal orders opting for soda

NEW YORK - McDonald's says fewer people are picking soda for...Julia Braun, director of nutrition at McDonald's.The results were noted in a report commissioned by McDonald's Corp. to track its progress on a pledge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-25/mcdonalds-fewer-happy-meal
Area football seniors invited to Border Bowl Combine

...making roster decisions for Border Bowl III.The combine, which is presented by AthElite Sports Training Academy, McDonald's, Doctors Hospital and Johannsen Sporting Goods, will include the broad jump, the 40-yard dash and other drills...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-07-01/area-footbal
Shoplifting suspect arrested at Wal-Mart

...video concealing beauty supplies, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report.Martin, an employee of McDonald's inside the Wal-Mart, is accused of taking two packs of hair weaves, false eyelashes, a nail kit and two bags of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-21/shoplifting-suspect-arrested-
Why McDonald's is still a powerhouse, despite troubles

NEW YORK - McDonald's sales have been sputtering for more...don't write the obituary just yet. McDonald's has many strengths that the rivals biting...heels can only envy, including Ronald McDonald's worldwide recognition. The Golden Arches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/why-mcdonalds-still-powerh
McDonald's to simplify structure, focus on customers

NEW YORK - McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook says he's stripping...March 1.To foster quicker movement, McDonald's is restructuring its units into four...business was segmented by geography.McDonald's, based in Oak Brook, Illinois, also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-04/mcdonalds-simplify-structu
Business news

...customers. To improve the taste of its food, the chain is toasting its buns longer so sandwiches will be warmer, said McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook. He also said the company is changing the way it sears and grills its beef so that the patties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-27/business-news
Hit-and-run death lacks guilty plea, goes to trial

...breakfast for his wife and daughter on May 5 and first went to Sonic, but then realized his daughter specifically asked for McDonald's, which is what caused him to turn around and hit Skillman.Durham said Provost did look to see what he had hit, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-02/hit-and-run-death-lack
'Augmented reality' could work for commissioners

...newspapers for $2 each instead of handing them out free.? Commissioner Sean Fran tom telling everybody to eat at McDonald's.? Commissioner Mary Davis dressed as a princess with dreams coming true.? Commissioner Bill Fennoy standing in a rainstorm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-06-13/augmented-reali