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Beyond air conditioning: savvy ways to keep your home cool

...it's better to shade the outside of the window than the inside," said Abigail Daken, cooling products manager for Washington, D.C.-based Energy Star, an Environmental Protection Agency program that helps businesses and individuals save...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/2015-07-31/beyond-air-conditioning-savvy-
Aiken High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...The Aiken High School marching band was chosen to represent South Carolina at the National Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C., making it the only school from the area selected. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data ...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/aiken-county-board-e
Strong home sales, limited supply lift US home prices in May

...Case-Shiller: They rose 10 percent from a year ago in Denver, 9.7 percent in San Francisco and 8.4 percent in Dallas. Washington, D.C. posted the smallest increase at 1.3 percent. Prices rose in all 20 cities from a year earlier. The Case-Shiller...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/strong-home-sales-limited-
A hero with humility

...a 1950 wildfire and nursing it back to health. He helped deliver the animal to a new home in the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., where the cub became the living symbol of cartoon forest-fire mascot Smokey Bear.Pickens Jr. delighted in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-27/hero-humility
Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene will kick off Southern Soul & Song series

...offering of the season, the Washington, D.C.-based band called Seldom...Alice Cooper and Hot Tuna in Washington, D.C., in 1970."We wanted to...bass.Della Mae performed in Washington, D.C., in June 2014, as part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-21/ramblin-rhodes-seldom
Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts

...practice social engineering by limiting who campuses can do businesses with," Assemblywoman Kristen Olsen said.In Washington, D.C., meanwhile, election officials approved the language of a proposed ballot measure that would make the nation's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-23/higher-minimum-wage-propos
Dorothy Postell

...sisters, Renee Trice, Atlanta, GA , Cassandra Baldwin, and Napua (Leroy) Brooks; one brother, Johnny Holiday, Washington D.C.; mother in- law, Emma Jean Postell; in- laws: Robert (Nona) Postell, Riverside, CA, Louida Lowe, Los...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175348971
Surplus Savannah River Site materials, equipment sold to benefit local economic development

...are not disbursed to the counties are used by the organization on workforce studies, public forums, meetings in Washington, D.C., or across the state and in other activities."We can use the equipment to incentivize economic development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-16/surplus-savannah-river-site-m
Fix not fight: National Strategic Agenda hinges on bipartisanship

Lack of compromise in Washington, D.C., has become a continuing obstacle in today's politics. Ultra-partisans from the right and the left cling to "my way or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-18/fix-not-fight-na
Cuba could provide big U.S. market

...affairs professor at the University of California, San Diego, and a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., is an expert on America's relationship with Cuba and a long-time advocate for improved relations."Richard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-15/cuba-could-provide-big-us-