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Madison Square Garden chief told a Knicks fan to root for the Nets

...Dolan responded to a Knicks fan who had criticized him with an e-mail wondering if the man is an alcoholic and telling him to root for the Nets instead.An MSG spokesman confirms the e-mail, which appeared Sunday on Deadspin.com, was written by Dolan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-02-08/madison-square-garden-chief-t
Sid Mullis: Dethatch lawns before dry season

...early June is ideal.If this spring is dry, be sure to keep the root zone moist during spring green-up. Water at least one quarter...to do something about it. When it gets too thick, the grass root system starts growing in the thatch, not in the soil.This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-02-26/sid-mullis-dethatch-
Understanding how to manage animal manure

...manure, for example, is especially high in ammonia, phosphorous and nitrogen. Even decomposed, it can damage tender plant roots.Goat and sheep manure is drier and easier to apply. It gives off fewer odors, too.Horse and cattle manure contains a wide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-02-26/understanding-how-ma
Coca-Cola bottle as art? On bottle's 100th birthday, Atlanta's High Museum explores its design

...even if they felt it in the dark, and so shaped that, even if broken, a person could tell at a glance what it was."The Root Glass Company in Terre Haute, Ind., developed the winning design in "Georgia Green" glass with a bulge in the center and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-26/coca-cola-bottle-art-bottles-
Bald cypress trees can thrive outside swamp

...only in a swamp, growing in groves with roots submerged in water and branches draped...from Indiana to Texas. It has prehistoric roots and was likely a common species when dinosaurs...in the fall.Cypress knees are vertical root extensions commonly seen on trees submerged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-02-19/bald-cypress-trees-c
Budget plan advancing in South Carolina House pays for fewer caseworkers, higher raises than requested

...revolving door of caseworkers, it won't be able to hire enough people to reach its goal anyway."We need to address the root causes of the problem. They're just saying we need more caseworkers. We agree with that, but are you able to hire more caseworkers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-20/budget-plan-advancing-south-c
Policies set stage for dictatorship

...the Fair Tax? Or is re-election more important up there?Yes, term limits would be an important issue to pursue. Do the roots of most of our problems go back 50 years or so to the gradual destruction of our family and national values? And our education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-22/policies-set-stage-dicta
Grovetown preparing for growth

...cornerstone of the town for generations.Lord said despite its growth, Grovetown's makeup has stayed reminiscent of its roots. Its residents are still a mixture of military service members and working families, of multi-generational Grovetown residents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-21/grovetown-preparing-growth
Moratorium on rezoning concerns property owners, developers

...developing in a reasonable fashion, as opposed to cramming as many lots as we can into every subdivision," Cox said.Cox said the root of the problem is the county's residential districts usually require 10-foot setbacks, but can be amended to five feet when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-19/moratorium-rezoning-conc
Lower gas prices fuel convenience store sales

...don't make a lot of money selling gas," Lenard said. "You make your money inside the store. ... I think what retailers root for is low gas prices and great weather. Those are really the only two things that can expand the amount of purchases in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-20/lower-gas-p