Home Reimagined

Home Reimagined

By Danielle Wong Moores  | Photos by Michael Nixon, Meadors Inc.   Built in the 1930s, the storefront in downtown Aiken South Carolina had once housed a Buick dealership. More than 80 years later, it stood empty, worn down and neglected. But Caleb and Faris...
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...