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99-year-old is friendly face at St. John Towers

...Augusta area since 1961.He spent nearly the first half of his life in New York and New Jersey."My mother loved New York City. We lived right over the river, and she could get there by ferry boat," he said.Holt learned the danger of New York's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-26/99-year-old-friendly-face-st-
'Seinfeld' locales lure fans, not that there's anything wrong with that

...binge-watching almost two decades after taking their last bow during NBC's Thursday night Must-See TV lineup.Visitors to New York City can check out locales mentioned on the show, from restaurants to Seinfeld-focused attractions and more. Here are a few...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-07-25/seinfeld-locales-lure-fans-n
Minimally sustainable

...After an assured approval from the state labor commissioner, the wage would take effect over the next three years for New York City, and over the next six years for the entire state.The absurdity of paying unskilled, entry-level workers more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-27/minimally-sustainable
Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts

...phased in over three years in New York City and over six years elsewhere.Gov...period," Cuomo said at a New York City rally celebrating the proposal...seven McDonald's restaurants in New York City.But Rebecca Cornick, a 60-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-23/higher-minimum-wage-propos
Farewell FAO Schwarz: Last day of business at NYC toy store

...it may reopen elsewhere in midtown Manhattan.FAO Schwarz says it is the oldest toy store in the U.S., with a New York City location since 1870. Reported celeb sightings - Kim Kardashian and Kanye West before they were parents! Moms Angelina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-15/farewell-fao-schwarz-last-
US women's soccer team receives hero's welcome at New York parade

...I'm a Jersey girl ... but New York City, you guys are awesome."Parade-goers...team - none of whom are from New York City, though four hail from nearby New...Broadway is the traditional spot for New York City for the parades where workers in tall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-10/us-womens-soccer-tea
Kirby: 9 postcards needed in summer vacation contest

...of America national convention to help all Georgians with hearing loss.Denise Hamilton, of Aiken, writes from New York City that she was "enjoying my birthday in the city of my birth. A lot cooler than Aiken, and I was able to enjoy some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-09/kirby-9-postcards-needed-summ
Scuttlebiz: Columbia County high on worker export

...counties that RealtyTrac ranked, Aiken County comes in 208th and Columbia County 288th. (The bottom of the list is New York City at 370.)Richmond County got lots of points for an average down payment assistance of $10,700. That represents 17 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-28/scuttlebiz-columbia-county
Airbnb offers authenticity and a few challenges in Havana

...The apartment was spotless, with decor that reminded me of the working-class tenements of my 1960s childhood in New York City: lace doilies, plastic flowers, slipcovered sofas.Through open windows, dogs barked, babies cried, roosters crowed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-06-25/airbnb-offers-authenticity-a
Past comes back to haunt womanizer in 'Blithe Spirit'

...theater" by his colleagues, McCormack is one of 60 people chosen to attend a musical theater showcase this summer in New York City, where he will be working with Broadway professionals. He described the experience as "kind of a theater camp."Last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-07/past-comes-back-haunt