A cue from the Queen

...white straw hat on her head at Ruben's Department Store on Broad Street, she...rhinestone-and-straw version. Ruben's Department Store manager Jeff Gorelick...crystalsGEMSTONESRhinestones * Ruben's Department Store offers a replica in silver...

Life & style
Store links past, future

...store. They built a legacy that continues today -- Ruben's Department Store. More than 100 years old and still in the...its owners say. The owners operated a second Ruben's Department Store at Regency Mall in south Augusta for more...

Three businesses ruined New Year's party for Broad Street

...businesses are responsible for this: Johnny Finley at United Loan and Pawn Shop, Bonnie Ruben and Jeff Gorelick at Ruben's Department Store and Bill Prince at Bill's Package Shop. How could these three businesses dictate what goes on Broad Street...

Opinion columns
Keep looking for solutions

...1 during daytime business hours Monday through Saturday."Parking meters are not what we need right now," Ruben's Department Store owner Jeff Gorelick said. "What we need is customers ... The time is coming, but not right now."We...

Downtown merchants speak out about parking solutions

...City and Soul Bar owner Coco Rubio, Casella Eye Center co-owner Dr. Ben Casella, Kruhu owner Chris Rucker and Ruben's Department Store owner Jeff Gorelick initiated the discussion, which was then opened to the audience.The panel members agreed...

You Remembered: Broad Street

...and excitement during the years of 1930 to 1960. I remember in the 1930s when my mother took my sisters and me to Ruben's Department Store to buy Easter outfits. The Ruben brothers ? Mr. Paul and Charlie and their families ? were always there...

Work dress code stays important in summer months

...uncommon occurrence."The evolution of proper work attire has been seen on the retail side, too.As co-owner of Ruben's Department Store in the 900 block of Broad Street, Jeff Gorelick has seen business change in the passt two or three years...

Marie Turner

...for a number of years, before moving to Orangeburg to be close to her son. She worked in sales at JB Whites, Ruben's Department Store, and 5th Avenue. She was a member of National Hills Baptist Church and enjoyed taking care of cats. She...

Inez Hudson

...Manufacture where they produced the B-24 and B-29 Bombers. She worked for many years in sales at Lerner's and Ruben's Department Stores. Mrs. Hudson was preceded in death by her husband Thomas D. Hudson, Jr., and son Thomas E. Hudson...


...Costumes by Michele , 1121 and 1125 Broad St., Best Use of Lights; Lofty Ideas , 305 Eighth St., Most Whimsical; Ruben's Department Store , 914 Broad St., Most Traditional; The Augusta Chronicle, 725 Broad St., Best of Show (Corporate...

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