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Finalists for Augusta housing director interviewed

...four were determined to be the best qualified, he said.The city won't make a hire until background checks, including...just this year, records show.Cooks' application for the city job lists a bachelor's degree in marketing from Dela...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-03/finalists-augusta-housin
Augusta animal ordinance still being reviewed

Augusta-Richmond County's long-debated animal ordinance package is under review by the city law department, but there is no timeline for when it could go to the Augusta Commission for a vote. Ordinance subcommittee chairman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-02/augusta-animal-ordinance
Film incentives bring in major benefits for Georgia

...production spending pumps millions of dollars straight into the local economy, said Will Hammargren, the director of the city's film office. Filmmakers also have a financial incentive to hire as many locals as possible.The exposure movies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-03/film-incentives-bring-major-b
Do you want the best seats in town for the City of Augusta Fireworks show?

Do you want the best seats in town for the City of Augusta Independence Day Fireworks show? We're giving away a family pack of four passes to the VIP viewing area located at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/sean-moores/2015-06-30/do-you-wan
Whole Foods Market CEOs admit to overpricing problems at NY stores; will train staff nationwide

...investigation after finding that Whole Foods stores in the city regularly ripped customers off, including overcharging...weights. The investigation focused on eight stores in the city.In a statement, Commissioner Julie Menin said that the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-02/whole-foods-market-ceos-ad
Reports finds extremely low-income families have trouble finding homes in Augusta, Aiken

...administration director at the Augusta Housing Authority, said its Section 8 applications are completed online. Since 2011, when the city closed its waiting list, the department has received 8,000 vouchers, she estimated.Today, Augusta has about 4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-01/reports-finds-extremely-low-
Former ANIC chief makes short list to head Augusta housing and development department

...said he didn't know how staff arrived at the list of four finalists for what is a "strategic hire" for development in the city.The department oversees millions in Community Development Block Grant funds, as well as the tax-funded Laney-Walker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-01/former-anic-chief-makes-
Providence Baptist helps children in Honduras

...village to take food to the Tolupanes people, one of the few indigenous tribes left in the country."They never come to the city," Prosser said. "Most of them, until last year, had never seen a white woman before. They had seen white men...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-02/providence-baptist-helps
Thousands gather on Portland bridge as Oregon eases into era of legal marijuana

...Portland early Wednesday along the Burnside Bridge. The 1,400-foot span crosses the Willamette River, which divides the city roughly into eastern and western halves.One man distributed drops of cannabis oil. Many celebrants smoked openly ? which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-01/thousands-gather-portland-
North Augusta City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...2013 North Augusta City Council The City of North Augusta has a Mayor-Council form of government. The City Council is composed of seven members...staggered terms. Major duties of the City Council include: adopting an annual...

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