Setting the Pace

Setting the Pace

A little more than a year ago, Dag and Alicia Grantham were in Columbus, Ohio, biking 100 miles as part of Pelotonia, a weekend-long bike ride for cancer research. It felt more like mile 1,000 as the Granthams, both strictly neighborhood bikers, pushed themselves to...
Merry and Bright

Merry and Bright

Photo by Chris Thelen   Start with a Colonial cottage, dress it up for Christmas, add in a holiday wedding and the scene is set for something a little extra special.   Merry & Bright For Fred and Susan Thielke, the wedding of their daughter Abbie was the...
Augusta Innovation Zone

Augusta Innovation Zone

It was an ideal mix of personalities and talents: Patterson, the dreamer; Copenhaver, the connector; Virginia Claussen, the marketing guru; George Claussen, the social director; Cates, the legal mind with tech experience; and Wafford, the entrepreneur.   It all...
Thought Leaders

Thought Leaders

A thought leader is described as one whose views on a subject are taken to be authoritative and influential. In the spirit of the New Year, we spoke to four local thought leaders of different ages and professions about their hopes and dreams for 2017.   Mayor...
Beads & Bracelets

Beads & Bracelets

Inside Amy Hammarlund’s studio, there’s a beautiful disorder. A worktable is strewn with spools of jewelry wire, loops of beads and rulers for measuring, while brackets hold scissors, pliers and other implements. Across from it are shelves stacked with plastic bins,...