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Pop Rocks: Be sure to make time for Broad Street

...Whether that's true or colorful Garden City lore is tough to determine. What is fact is that Broad Street has become a mecca for independent businesses and is one of the best places in the city to get a sense of the real Augusta. Here's a look at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-08/pop-rocks-be-sure-mak
Barnbougle doesn't take back seat to great Aussie courses

...make the journey.Pinehurst wasn't exactly founded in the commercial epicenter of the South, yet it has thrived as a golf mecca for more than a century in the North Carolina sandhills.The best pieces of property aren't always the most accessible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2014-04-05/barnbougle-doesnt-take-back-
Islamic Society of Augusta honors families who made pilgrimage to Mecca

...returned from the Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca undertaken by all Muslims who are able...said.Most traveled to the holy cities of Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia from Nov. 28...spent three days in Medina and nine days in Mecca. They visited the Kaaba, the most sacred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2011-12-09/islamic-society-augusta-
Barnbougle doesn't take back seat to great Aussie courses

...make the journey. Pinehurst wasn't exactly founded in the commercial epicenter of the South, yet it has thrived as a golf mecca for more than a century in the North Carolina sandhills.The best pieces of property aren't always the most accessible...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/barnbougle-doesnt-take-back-seat-great-aus
Augusta arts groups request SPLOST funds for venues, cultural projects

...sales tax. Several nonprofit agencies want a share of the tax collections, which they say would benefit the city's rise as a mecca for the arts.The requests will have to pass a vetting of the Augusta Commission before going to taxpayers for a vote. Commissioners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-08/augusta-arts-groups-r
Weathering the storm with a real media star

...Cantore was here, and we went over and talked to him in between reports.And, yes, if anyone asks, he's a nice guy. MEDIA MECCA: The Weather Channel is here ... Augusta is featured onCops this month. Wow. We're suddenly the place to be.And despite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-12/weathering-storm-real-media-s
Overtime

...with 27 points.Jemetria Fletcher had 11 points and Tannasia Rhodes added 10 points for the Lions (6-10, 4-3 SIAC).Mecca Frost and Keidra Green scored 15 points apiece for the Rams (12-3, 7-1). MiscellaneousBaseball reunion set for FebruaryThe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-01-20/overtime
The evolution of an arts Mecca

...restaurants and shops. Williamsburg's evolution as an art Mecca is a familiar story in New York City real estate history. Driven...Williamsburg's future. "Do I ever think we'll not be an art Mecca? No. Do I think there is going to be a Starbucks here someday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/12/art_411846.shtml
Arts
Area becoming shopping Mecca

...restaurants. The area off Bobby Jones Expressway near Wrightsboro and Wheeler roads has become a regional shopping hub -- a Mecca for thousands of consumers a day. Augusta Mall general manager Linda Hardin calls it "the critical mass of retail development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/17/bus_228338.shtml
Business
Daytona has become a 'Motorsports mecca'

...the son of the founder and president of Daytona's parent company, International Speedway Corp. "He built a motorsports Mecca." Speed Weeks is more than three weeks of racing. It's a pilgrimage. It's where drivers chase their dreams, whether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/17/nas_370002.shtml
Nascar