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Bedroom desk not always preferred homework spot

...She prefers doing homework at the kitchen table.Although bedroom desks remain common...because letting her work at the kitchen table in their small house became too hard on...for Sarah? She still uses the kitchen table.Tami Mount, a New York-area educational...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-26/bedroom-desk-not-always-preferred-h
Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...Lockett said. "With the 2-mill increase and the excise tax it will put us in a pretty good position."Also on the table for property owners is a stormwater fee under development by the city's Engineering Department. The fee, typically a few...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-27/augusta-commission-set-a
Everyday opportunities to know God abound

...march off to school thinking of something real instead of why the weatherman is wrong so much.Later, you gather around the table again for dinner. Again, no TV, no Internet. Everyone talks about their day. Mom shares something wonderful that happened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-07-25/everyday-opportunities-k
Quench your craving at Big Daddy's Bar and Grill

...Daddy's. On most days, you can catch Handy at the front door meeting and greet ing, or roaming the dining rooms checking on tables, or working in the kitchen in order to insure quality food and service for his guests."I love the interaction with the guests...

http://augusta.com/eat/quench-cravings-big-daddys-bar-grill
Loosen your tie at Rhinehart 's Oyster Bar

...addicting.Stroll into the beach-shack atmosphere with picnic tables and writing on the walls, and enjoy an ice-cold beer or another...her seafood restaurant.Feel free to etch your name into the table top for memories sake and come back again to reminisce about...

http://augusta.com/eat/loosen-your-tie-rhineharts-oyster-bar
Farmhaus Burger is local and fresh

...sweet potato tatertots. "I like making people happy with good food," Wight said. Wight started in the food industry bussing tables and now has been in the business for 20 years. He also creates the recipes for the hamburgers. Not only does Farmhaus Burger...

http://augusta.com/eat/farmhaus-burger-local-fresh
Rants & Raves

...in their home? No wonder they keep all these allergies and other germs. How disgusting. I wouldn't dare eat from their tables. HAVING LIVED IN Hephzibah and visiting again for the Fourth, I noticed the following: The old school on Windsor Spring Road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-17/rants-raves
Poll workers enjoy friends, socializing during elections

The four women working the polls at Crawford Avenue Baptist Church sat around a table during a lull in voters for Tuesday's primary runoff, eating lunch together and socializing.Usually, they each bring a dish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-23/poll-workers-e
Roundtree, GRU professor to discuss Reinaldo Rivera serial killer case on TV

...that he had a serial killer in custody.It was in October 2000, and the Richmond County investigator was sitting across the table from Reinaldo Rivera, who was wanted in the rape and attempted murder of Chrisilee Barton.Roundtree, now the sheriff, was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-23/roundtree-gru-professo
Wine Time: Prazo de Roriz 2011, Douro

...300 years of producing port, the most famous fortified dessert wine in the world, Portugal has begun producing world-class table wines.New whites and reds are coming out in a dizzying assortment. Luckily for American consumers, nearly all of them are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/wine-time-prazo-de-ro