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Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:08:00 ESTNew home construction in Barrow and Oconee counties plummeted during the recession, but plans to build new high-end homes will give some of those once-busy builders and craftsmen work again.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:08:00 ESTThe owners of The Volstead, a new downtown Athens restaurant and bar scheduled to open soon, want to create a casual eating experience with an upscale feel, said Brian Holloway.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:22:00 ESTOur country's financial condition is very much under debate. If you follow politics closely, or even if you don't, you can't help but notice that this issue is on our nation's conscience.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 23:03:00 ESTDiscussions about federal regulations on Energy Star ratings and energy-efficient products continue and homeowners need to keep a pulse on the changes. Consumer Reports, which seeks to help shoppers make the best decisions for their needs and possibly save some cash, offers these energy-saving tips.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:55:00 ESTThe Belk department stores at Georgia Square Mall and at Barrow Crossing in Barrow County are recruiting local charities, schools and nonprofits to participate in the Belk Charity Day on Nov. 5. Sales of tickets to the sale that will take place from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. will benefit the charities that participate.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:54:00 ESTHabitat for Humanity of Athens has named Joseph Vizurraga and Jimmy Troy Jr. to the management team.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:59:00 ESTSeveral area doctors of chiropractic were elected officers of the Georgia Chiropractic Association's District Eight during the district's meeting Sept. 21.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:59:00 ESTPromotional Marketing Services will hold a 10-year anniversary celebration in the Athens showroom at 2245 Commerce Road on Oct. 11 and 12. Doors will open promptly at 10:11 a.m. Tuesday and 11 a.m. Wednesday and conclude at 6 p.m. both days.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:55:00 ESTBusiness partners Rodrigo Silva and Denise Lopes recently opened Rio Brazilian Wax sat 2113 W. Broad St.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:54:00 ESTNew cafe, Kumquat Mae, opened earlier this month in downtown Watkinsville at 18 Barnett Shoals Road, just around the corner from Town Centre.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:54:00 ESTComfort Homes, a new Athens mobile home business, opened this past summer at 835 Hull Road.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:54:00 ESTAt the 72nd Jackson Electric Membership Corp. Annual Meeting on Sept. 22, the board of directors announced that in December the cooperative will mail $4.75 million in refunds to more than 188,500 members who received electric service in 1988 and 2010.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:59:00 ESTTerri Anthony has been named the Oglethorpe County Farm Bureau agency manager.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:56:00 ESTWorkers have been busy exposing some of the old historic elements in the former Schoolkids Records space at 264 E. Clayton St. to make way for a new athletic clothing and equipment retailer.
Sat, 01 Oct 2011 22:59:00 ESTHealth Inspections from Sept. 16 to 22, includes Clarke and Oconee counties.
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