athens ga: Find A New Athens, GA Home for the Holidays! - 10/28/16 02:27 PM
It's that time of the year again!  Time for some serious buyers to come to town and find a new to them Athens, GA home just in time for celebrating the holidays in the Classic City of the South!
 
It's hard to believe that there are only a few more weeks until Thanksgiving and Christmas will follow so closely after!  We've barely had a fall, with record setting sunny days in the 90's last week but none the less fall is here in Athens, GA with some leave just turning!
 
Some people wonder why we gear up for another round of serious buyers … (0 comments)

athens ga: Athens, GA Romance Right Here! Valentine's Day 2016 Picks! - 01/30/16 01:21 PM
Athens, GA has some great places to celebrate romance.  Valentine's Day is just around the corner so I thought I'd share a few of our favorite places and things for romance in and around Athens, Georgia.
 
Oh dear goodness, the pop up menu for Valentines Day 2016 at LRG Provisions is....well...many of the things I LOVE! Can you say lobster bisque, charred corn grits, lavender creme brulee.  Oh dear goodness, I want both menu options.  Good thing they are serving this several days!  If you make this your pick, reservations are definitely needed.
 
Boutier Winery, located just about 25 minutes north of Athens, GA in … (3 comments)

athens ga: Dog Friendly Dining in Athens, GA - 01/28/13 09:57 PM
 
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athens ga: Firewood for Sale - Athens, GA - Meet the Famous Papa 2012 - 10/29/12 07:55 AM
 
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athens ga: Losing Sleep thinking about a Possible Foreclosure? We may be able to help! - 03/22/12 02:34 PM

 
Are you losing sleep at night, worrying about your house payment and the possibility of foreclosure?
Over 7 million homeowners in the U.S. are in default on their mortgage and more than half of them are not aware of the programs and options that are available to help them avoid foreclosure.  Many are not familiar with Loan Modification programs offered by their bank.
Others may qualify for a Athens, GA area Short Sale that allows you to list and sell your home for its current market value—even if you’re upside down—and the bank forgives the unpaid portion of your … (0 comments)

athens ga: Athens, GA Fireworks and area July 4th Celebrations 2009! - 07/02/09 04:42 AM
The STAR SPANGLED CLASSIC event in Athens, GA starts at 6:00pm on 7/4/2009 at Bishop Park and includes "concessions, family games, inflatables, patriotic arts and crafts for kids, and music. The community birthday cake, donated by Publix, will be served, as well." 

The fireworks are scheduled to start at about 9:30pm.  The event is free and open to the public!  Athens, GA has a long history of fireworks at Bishop Park, but they had been cancelled due to budget cuts for 2009.  However, the community has stepped forward and thanks to the following - we are having fireworks in Athens … (1 comments)

athens ga: Athens, Georgia - Finally Fall? - 10/20/08 07:06 AM
We may not be loaded with color like the North Georgia mountain area, yet...but it is finally beginning to feel like fall in Athens, GA!  We went from spring like weather with highs in the mid 80's to waking up to 39 degree temperatures this morning and seeing much much needed rain over the past few days.  The leaves are finally turning!  Below is one of the prettiest I've seen yet this year (found by son & girlfriend a couple of days ago in the front yard).

This leaf is so pretty, it got to come inside for some more … (4 comments)

athens ga: They're Back! The University of Georgia students descend on Athens, GA! - 09/10/08 07:40 AM
Rush Week is over, but this is what Milledge Avenue in Athens, Georgia - home of sorority & fraternity row, looked like a few days back, I did my best to avoid running over giggling girls and goo-goo eyed boys but it was hard, as they have a propensity to step off the sidewalk right in front of you!

I love driving down Milledge Avenue and seeing the gorgeous examples of architecture but it is a challenge at certain times of the year - like UGA football game days and Rush Week.

Welcome to Athens, Georgia new UGA students!  … (2 comments)

athens ga: A Great Ending - A Darling Dog Goes Home! - 11/30/07 12:44 PM
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athens ga: Countrywide to Layoff 1/5 of Workforce - 09/08/07 01:50 AM
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athens ga: Athens Georgia - No Boring, Brick Ranch Here! - 07/21/07 03:27 PM
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athens ga: Colbert, GA - 4th of July Festival 2007 - 07/04/07 04:28 PM
Colbert, Georgia in Madison County was the place to be at 9am this 4th of July!  Over 10,000 people were expected to be at the 4th of July parade and festival and I think at least that many showed up!  The parade time was moved from 10am to 9am this year due to the heat and everyone got the word.  Highway 72, East was closed for the duration of the parade through Colbert as everyone lined the streets to see classic cars, septic tank trucks, horses and more!  The parade was huge this year!
Colbert, GA Mayor, John Waggoner, says volunteers to … (5 comments)

athens ga: Navy School Redevelopment, Athens GA - It's Official! - 06/04/07 07:10 AM
The Athens-Clarke board made it offical Monday regarding turning over the Navy Supply Corps School campus on Prince Avenue in Athens, Georiga to the University of Georgia.  The Navy School Local Redevelopment Authority (LRA) voted unanimously to approve a plan to turn the Navy school into a medical campus.
Several members accused UGA of secrecy and said they should be held accountable for what they build on the Prince Avenue base.  The agreement gives Athens-Clarke officials and neighborhood residents no power to approve of any changes UGA might make to its plans, UGA is only required to inform two Local Redevelopment Authority  members of any changes.
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athens ga: Memorial Day 5/28/2007 - A Prayer For Peace! - 05/20/07 05:28 PM
Monday, May 28th, 2007 is Memorial Day.  Many look upon this as the first long weekend of the summer - time to head to the lake, the mountains or where ever you enjoy spending your long  weekends! Memorial Day  was formerly known as Decoration Day. This holiday commemorates U.S. men and women who have died in military service to their country.
My grandfather, Mr. Robert Chandler Ray, proudly served in World War II in the 134th Infantry Regiment.  On Memorial Day, he grows quiet as he thinks of the companions, friends and family he lost during the war.  I am blessed to have … (3 comments)

athens ga: Madison Oglethorpe Animal Shelter - May Fundraisers! - 05/14/07 05:49 PM
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athens ga: Winterville Georgia Relocation Information - The Other Town in Clarke County! - 05/14/07 03:40 PM
Known as the "Marigold Capital of Georgia" and "The Friendship City", Winterville, Georgia is also the "other" town in incorporated Athens-Clarke County Georgia!  Winterville is the only incorporated municipality located entirely within Athens-Clarke County and is situated about 6 miles from "downtown Athens".
Winterville began as a "Railroad Town" for the Georgia Railroad and was a wood & water refueling station.  The Winterville depot has been restored and is the site of many community functions and can be rented for private events. Today, Winterville, Georgia offers small town, community living and is a very short commute to the central center of economics, … (2 comments)

athens ga: Athens Georgia Things To Do - Fun In the Sun this Summer! - 05/01/07 05:45 PM
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athens ga: Open Hearts & Open Doors- Letting the Love of Dogs In! - 04/22/07 01:38 PM
Neal Bloom's Man's best friend brought up a subject that is hard to discuss, that of euthanasia for sick pets and when it should take place and how to react after you make that decision.  I had to make that very difficult decision not once, but twice last year and am still grieving.
Rosie was a Boxer mix who was rescued from the Augusta GA animal control facility after being used to hunt pigs (she was surrendered because she wasn't aggressive enough!) and was full grown when we got her.  She lived with us and blessed our lives for 16 years.  When they were … (9 comments)

athens ga: Georgia's Affordable Housing Crisis! - 04/12/07 02:40 PM
Signs of a state housing crisis:To pay fair market rent in the more rural areas of  Georgia, an individual must earn $8.35 per hour and work 40 hours a week.
The 19 percent of Georgians in non-metro Georgia who work in retail or agriculture earn less on average.  Someone earning $30,000 a year can afford a home costing no more than $86,800. The average sale price of a new home in Georgia is $157,801.
Georgia households with combined yearly incomes of less than $30,000 number 1.05 million.  About 86 percent of the employees surveyed had no knowledge of numerous programs for poor … (0 comments)

athens ga: Lot 5 South Main Street, Winterville, GA 30683 - 04/04/07 06:02 PM
Craftsman Styled, New Construction in Winterville, Georgia,  minutes from downtown Athens, Georgia!
$199,9003 Bedrooms2 BathsHardwood & Tile FloorsOpen FloorplanCustom, Raised Panel CabinetsFinished Bonus RoomCovered PorchRear Deck1+- Acre, level lot 
 
    
           Marketed by:  Michelle DeRepentigny, Broker
                 706-543-1553  Office     
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Athens, GA and the surrounding area has received a great deal of recent, national attention, including:
Athens: One of Seven Cool Cities, Kiplingers Personal Finance, October 2005 Athens: One of Five Best Places to Retire 2005, Money Magazine, October 11 & November 2006!Athens Named One of AmericanStyle Magazine's Top 25 Arts Destinations for 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006Athens Ranks 34th Nationally in … (5 comments)

 
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