Downtown

Twenty Years of Soul

Twenty Years of Soul

More than two decades ago, many Augustans were afraid to walk downtown after sunset. The work crowd would pack up for the evening and head off to the suburbs, leaving the city completely dead at night. Downtown Augusta had no soul. But that all began to change when two brothers, Coco and Jayson Rubio, took […]

Local Network

Local Network

If you are using events on Facebook to discover what’s happening in your area, you’re not alone. According to the Social Network, 400 million people are doing the same and with a focus on growing hyper-local economies. The yield? “Nearly 30% of all the events people connect to — like concerts, community events and special […]

Tapping Into Downtown’s Future

Tapping Into Downtown’s Future

A total of 73 taps. More than 50 beer taps, 10 wine taps, five craft soda taps and five custom-made cocktail taps. The beers range from regional brews like Bergey Brown, an American brown ale-style beer brewed by Grumpy Old Men Brewing in Blue Ridge, Ga., to Apex Predator, a farmhouse ale-style beer brewed by […]