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Commercial real estate outlook shining brighter

...with the economic impact to rise between 8 percent and 15 percent in 2014 and 2015.Matt Mills, the senior vice president of local real estate firm Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial, said commercial activity has picked up "significantly" across...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-15/commercial-
Board tells monitors to stop watching drivers

...giving it 20 employees who rotate onto problem buses and help maintain order. Bus driver Andrew Presswood, the vice president of Local 239, said monitors cannot watch both children and drivers. Without comment, the school board also removed a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/25/met_454155.shtml
Metro
Perdue met by tobacco tax protesters in Macon

...campaigned for him for governor, so I feel like his support of the tax is a slap in the face," said Shawn Lasker, vice president of Local 362 of the tobacco worker's union. The governor told the protesters he understood their concerns, but countered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/04/met_475098.shtml
Metro
UAW, DaimlerChrysler reach tentative agreement

...and Ford would like to spin off its Visteon parts unit, a move the UAW opposes. Brown and Scott Stanton, vice president of Local 624 in Syracuse, N.Y., also said the deal includes improvements in retiree benefits. Nearly half of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/17/bus_270409.shtml
Business
Software piracy costs state

...to buy software." Savannah, for instance, has little black-market software, according to Pete Vannice, vice president of local retailer Entre. Unlicensed software is often sold via the Internet from overseas sources, Mr. Vannice said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/24/bus_259774.shtml
Business
GM negotiates to avert strike

...work at the plant or close it altogether. They also have made negotiations tougher, said Norm McComb, first vice president of Local 659. "It just made for a bad atmosphere, worse than what it already was," Mr. McComb said Thursday. Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/05/bus_230203.shtml
Business
Cites HMO emphasis on prevention

...providing high-quality health care is all about. Joseph Eckert, Augusta (Editor's note: The writer is vice president of local market operations for Blue Cross/Blue Shield.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/04/edi_202084.shtml
Editorials
Machinists vote with midnight deadline

...If they turn the contract down, then at 12:01 a.m. tomorrow, we'll be on strike," said Larry Gable, vice president of Local 709 of the International Association of Machinists. "It's sort of like sudden death." Gable said it was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/10/bus_255694.shtml
Business
Mr. Charles Faircloth

...member of Sherwood Baptist Church and a licensed plumber, electrician and stage hand with Local #629. He was vice-president of Local #629. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2001, at the Poteet Funeral Home South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/23/obi_314555.shtml
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