Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 5:56pm
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The person who said the roots of the economic recovery were in the Obama years is nuts. During the Obama years, interest rates were practically zero and the Fed was printing money as fast as the presses would run. That made every dollar you earned or were given worth less.

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Evans mother reflects on fear, concern after son with autism went missing

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 5:55pm
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Participants in the Project Lifesaver program by Columbia County’s Sheriff’s Officer can track loved ones who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias and Autism through a device that is attached to the hand or leg.

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SRNS workers again complete 10 million hours without accident

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 5:55pm
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Savannah River Nuclear Solutions employees have again surpassed 10 million hours without a lost day of work due to an injury at the Department of Energy’s Savannah River Site, according to a news release.

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AU researchers using grant to study premature aging of blood vessels

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 5:36pm
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A premature aging of blood vessels due to internal “clock” genes that leads to damaging thickening also correlates with a noted marker for inflammation that can also harm blood vessels, setting up a chicken and egg question that gets at the nature of aging and disease, researchers at Augusta University said.

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