Public has chance to weigh in on Augusta's next SPLOST package

...sought for Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities projects.Those requests include hiking and biking trails, playground equipment replacement, community center upgrades, field and court improvements, swimming pool renovations and new splash...

Playground equipment can pose burn risk to children in summer's heat

Each year children nationwide suffer second- and third-degree burns as they play on equipment that can heat to the mid-100s.

GreenJackets home season now open

...still getting quality baseball.The ballpark will again have a children's fun zone down the left field line with playground equipment, while the deck down the right field line gives families and businesses the opportunity to hold events.The team's...

Annual Pendleton King Park Plant Sale on Saturday

...hydrangeas from the park's garden.All proceeds from the sale are returned to the park for improvements such as the playground equipment, trails, wetland viewing platform, and the canine favorite, the bark park.The hydrangea garden is not to...

Georgia pushing day-care ratings

...marketing as well as cash, teaching materials and playground equipment from a $10 million pool of donations."Anytime...investing in their training, buying instructional playground equipment and integrating lessons into play time.Singleton...

New Pendleton King Park waterfall is volunteers' labor of love

...Wrightsboro Road. In addition to Lake Elizabeth, the park features hiking trails, tennis courts, disc golf, playground equipment, picnic areas, various gardens and the Bark Park for dogs and their owners.

Pendleton King Park Plant Swap is Saturday

...for the park. Prior sales have funded the Bark Park ? the place in Augusta for dogs to hang out ? and new playground equipment.Many master gardeners admit they often go home with new plants, too, because there are always plants at the...

Where you live

While playing with his 4-year-old-daughter (not shown), Levi Clayton climbs on the playground equipment at Evans Towne Center Park.

New Jersey company buys River Glen Apartments

...said it plans "vast upgrades" to the property, including roofing, common area hallways, landscaping, new playground equipment and interior apartment renovations.River Glen was the focus of a city code enforcement issue in June; about...

River Glen residents hope ownership change leads to improvements

...Harris likes the idea of the proposed upgrades ? which include roofing, common area hallways, landscaping, new playground equipment and interior apartment renovations ? but she's skeptical."If it's going to benefit us that's perfectly...