Savannah River Bacteria | The Augusta Chronicle

...engineers continue to search for sources of fecal coliform bacteria flowing into the Savannah River via storm drains near Olde Town, they took steps over the weekend to flush the ... Don't Miss

The Way We Were: Sacred Heart

...on Greene Street."Peter S. Knox Jr. emerged with an altruistic soul of monumental proportions. He helped revive Olde Town in the early 1980s. He donated money to Habitat for Humanity, and in the early 1980s he took on his greatest challenge...

Lit archways, splash pad proposed for Riverwalk Augusta

...page."This is just the start," Woodard said. "The bigger picture is to connect across the river, connect into Olde Town."Last year, a subcommittee was formed to help the DDA identify projects that would improve the city's two-level...

La Maison proprietor Chef Heinz Sowinski dies at 69

...his love of fine dining to Au gusta by opening La Maison on Telfair, which remains a popular restaurant in downtown's Olde Town neighborhood.Sowinski, 69, died at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta on Tuesday from a heart-related illness...

4 Olde Town houses targeted for demolition

...properties has identified four additional Olde Town homes it wants to tear down this...blight downtown, particularly in Olde Town, where many complaints had been...Street. Volunteers plan to stay in Olde Town for a few months to remove as many...

Downtown Augusta crime data show decrease in downtown since SMART unit

...in fluorescent yellow for increased visibility, patrol the 6-mile area from the Savannah River to Telfair Street and Olde Town to 13th Street by bicycle, golf cart and on foot for all but about four hours each day. During the gap when a SMART...

Pardon Our Mess: Trees threaten houses

...Herrington had the overgrowth removed, according to city codes enforcement and inspection team manager Pam Costabile. Owner Olde Town Associates LP has submitted bids for tree work to its corporate office, she said.

Ground broken for Children's Ministry Center at First Presbyterian Church in Augusta

...included renovating and updating the sanctuary to equip it for the next generation, and purchasing properties throughout Olde Town, renovating them and helping people purchase them. The church has also acquired buildings around the church property...

Expansion adds to Widows Home legacy

...month, we opened a 12-exam room primary care clinic on the first floor of the historic Ann Boardman Widows Home in the Olde Town neighborhood. Since then we have logged almost 45,000 patient encounters at that facility alone. THE WIDOWS HOME was...

DDA hits cap on low-interest loans for downtown Augusta projects

...Slusky, Elliott and Henry Kennedy buildings on Broad Street as well as the Dunbar-Howard House and former Vine Inn in Olde Town.Through the Georgia Cities Foundation's revolving loan fund program, loans of up to $250,000 are offered at below-market...