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Monday is final day to register to vote in May 20 elections

...purposes.Other methods of registering to vote include completing and mailing an application ? available at any public library or downloaded from the Secretary of State's Web site ? returning it to the board of elections office, 530 Greene...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-16/monday-final-day-registe
Efforts underway to preserve Revolutionary War battlefield

...starting the day after the battle. Other clues emerged from maps and regimental records identified in the New York Public Library.Efforts to locate graves have included the use of "cadaver dogs" specially trained to detect the scent of human...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/efforts-underway-preserve-rev
Life has changed for Boston bombings survivors, but spirit remains same

...longer littered with impromptu tributes to the dead and injured; they're now on display in an exhibit at the Boston Public Library, where Robert White saw meaning in every teddy bear and pair of sneakers: "Every last one of the items says 'Boston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-11/life-has-changed-bos
City Ink: Media not invited to city's secret meeting

It's a sad state of affairs when the Richmond County school board president holds a tea party at the public library and invites the mayor of Augusta, commissioners, school board members and a former Fort Gordon garrison commander and doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-04-05/city-ink-media-
SC libraries may get tough

...813, which says someone who refuses to leave a public library after previously being warned is guilty of a misdemeanor...concerned about the safety and the operation of our public library system," said Sen. Marlon Kimpson, D-Charleston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-02/sc-librries-get-tough
Ramblin' Rhodes: Speaking of history, there's plenty to find around here

The third-floor Georgia Room of the Richmond County Public Library, 823 Telfair St., now has an exhibit pertaining to the great American West and several Western movie stars.It was put together...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-18/ramblin-rhodes-speaki
Columbia recalls civil rights past

...civil rights Sundays," showing free movies, accompanied by a question-and-answer session. The Richland County Public Library housed a gallery for photography from the era. A national traveling exhibit about the civil rights era made a stop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-13/columbia-recalls-civil-rights
Senate take up bill opposing federal health law

...asked.He agreed that his proposal would bar direct spending as well as using taxpayer-funded property, such as public libraries' computers to help people enroll.The Senate took no vote Wednesday. Debate is expected to continue Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-05/senate-take-bill-opposing-fed
Around the block

...The event will begin that Friday with two workshops for prospective and current authors at Augusta-Richmond County Public Library. Marketing and the Modern Author will be taught by Hildie McQueen from 10 a.m. to noon, and Advanced Novel Writing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-01-22/around-block
Vegetarian lifestyle touted by Augusta group

...saved my life," she said as she patted Romaine lettuce leaves dry in a kitchen at the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library. Scarlett and Johnson were among seven people gathered for a weekly meeting of the CSRA Vegetarian Society, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-02/vegetarian-lifestyle-touted-