New North Augusta Wal-Mart set to open in October

...Sweetwater Square, spans about 52 acres and has added in recent months three more tenants for the 33,600-square-foot retail center, which is now about 70 percent leased.The latest businesses named for the project include a Smallcakes cupcakery...

Fastest route to successful gardening? Making a smart purchase

...mean removing them from the pot to examine them."If you politely ask a garden center staff member, any reputable retail center should stand by their product and allow you to do it, or they may do it for you," Reyes said.Other plant-buying tips...

Outdoor retailer Gander Mountain to build store in Columbia County

...situated just across the Columbia County line, anchoring one end of what Engler hopes to develop into a large mixed use retail center with an additional 158,000-square-feet of space for future tenants. Engler said he was in negotiations with...

Rezoning for outlet mall at the Village at Riverwatch to go before planning commission

...announcing that the conference will be held Feb. 5 at the Village at Riverwatch development.Rumors of the proposed retail center have been circulating for weeks, but developers and local officials would not confirm details of the project.A Web...

Getting thrifty: Many shoppers looking to save

...shops, said Adele Meyer, the association's executive director.Robin Trevathan has managed Goodwill Industries' retail center in Augusta since it opened in the summer of 2010, a year into the economy's slow path to recovery."With the economical...

DOT to suspend lane closures for holiday traffic

...however, may continue to be in place.The department is also reminding motorist to expect congestion near malls and retail centers throughout the week, and urges travelers to check traffic maps through Georgia 511, a program which provides statewide...

Columbia County working to bring three businesses into conformity

...We want to make sure that everything is matched up and handle everything at once," Mistry said.Because the retail center is zoned for planned-unit development, any business approved for the property must be specifically defined. The...

More tenants named for new Wal-Mart-anchored retail center in North Augusta

...development that are for sale "to businesses, such as free-standing restaurants and banks," Meyers said.The adjoining retail center will consist of about 36,000-square-feet of shop space occupied by between 15 to 20 tenants, said Matt Sasser...

DSW and HomeGoods announced as neighbors to future Whole Foods store

...additional structures in the center.S.J. Collins Enterprises is based in Fairburn, Ga., and owns nine other retail centers in Georgia, Florida and Virginia, five of which include Whole Foods stores.

Former Hill Drug Co. building has new use as retail center

...now has a breath of fresh air after sitting vacant for about a year.Interior designer Wesley Cadle has opened his retail center in the Summerville store on the corner of Monte Sano and Central avenues. Hill Drug closed in July 2012 after being...