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Downtown merchants speak out about parking solutions

...held to solicit input from the downtown community.A panel of four Broad Street merchants consisting of Sky City and Soul Bar owner Coco Rubio, Casella Eye Center co-owner Dr. Ben Casella, Kruhu owner Chris Rucker and Ruben's Department Store...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-12-09/downtown-me
Augusta attractions featured in positive and negative linkings

...Farmhaus Burger and Sports Center on Broad Street, and any of the Gary's Hamburgers locations.Thrillist.com included Soul Bar in its list of "Georgia's 13 Best Bars Outside Atlanta." Life and workWalletHub.com said Augusta was one of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-11-29/augusta-att
56 downtown Augusta businesses launch marketing campaign to lure patrons, curb reputation for crime

...that the district has to offer," said organizer Coco Rubio, who owns two Broad Street music venues, Sky City and The Soul Bar. "People don't realize how many small businesses we have downtown, and when they actually see many of them all on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-15/downtown-augusta-businesses-
Downtown Development Authority approves transforming traffic boxes into art

...paint a James Brown mural on one of the boxes. The Augusta native already painted the late singer in work hanging in the Soul Bar downtown as well as Mellow Mushroom in Evans."What better person to put downtown than James Brown?" he said. "James...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-14/downtown-de
New Safety Management and Response Team Unit making a presence in downtown Augusta

...environment downtown."I think it's good," said Co co Rubio, who owns two downtown music venues, Sky City and The Soul Bar. "It's something we needed down here and should have had down here."In the unit's first month, it issued 44...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-12/new-safety-management-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Beatles tribute band to bring show to Waynesboro

...ATHENS PERFORMER: Matt Hudgins, who describes himself as a "country folk singer and songwriter, will perform at the Soul Bar on Tuesday night, Feb. 4. You can learn more about this Athens, Ga., resident at hudginscountry.com. He fronted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-22/ramblin-rhodes-beatle
Nightlife

...226-0097, thesoireeaiken.comSomewhere In Augusta: 2820 Washington Road; (706) 739-0002, somewhereinaugusta.comThe Soul Bar: 984 Broad St.; (706) 724-8880; soulbar.comSoultry Sounds Cafe: 1035 Ellis St.; (706) 303-2400Still Water...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-10-08/nightlife
Ramblin' Rhodes: Film crews capture local performers

...Museum of History and the North Augusta Arts & Heritage Center where displays have honored her.Other locations were the Soul Bar on Broad Street, at her area home, at one of her favorite fishing spots and at North Augusta Baptist Church on Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-10-01/ramblin-rhodes-film-c
Augusta is a city of inconsistency

...Garden City but has a lot of funky smells. It has a Kroc Center close to a crack center. It has Arts in the Heart and the Soul Bar. It's a city on the move until the trains roll into town.Almost everybody gets a government check. Some get two or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2013-03-23/augusta-city-in
Some Downtown Augusta bars opt for nonsmoking policy

...prohibit smoking should be left to the establishment, not the government.Rubio has no plans to limit smoking inside Soul Bar, a nightclub he owns on Broad Street. Potential customers at Sky City, however, said they stayed away from the music...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-22/some-downtown-augusta-bars-op