The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority is providing weatherization assistance to 40 qualified residents of Bryan County, thanks to contracts with the state Office of Energy Resources and Department of Human Resources.
While the election season heats up, you will hear more and more promises, claims and counter-claims from the candidates. As a citizen, you may or may not enjoy this "political theater," but as an investor, you might be concerned over all the talk about taxes, Social Security, Medicare and other financial topics.
SAVANNAH - Richard Barid, Richmond Hill resident and cofounder of Smith Barid LLC in Savannah, recently snagged the title of one of Georgia Trend's "Legal Elite" for 2011.
For each of the past three years, state Sen. Jack Hill has published his "Ten Reasons to be Optimistic about the New Year."
Jim Floyd Jr. is retiring as president of The Heritage Bank.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Jan. 9-13:
The three McDonald's locations in Richmond Hill now have a new local owner.
NEW YORK - About 1.9 million homes entered the foreclosure process in 2011, the lowest level since 2007 when the recession began, according to a report Thursday by the foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac Inc.
If you're of a certain age, the new year means you're that much closer to a day you may have anticipated with a combination of humor and resignation - specifically, the day you're eligible for Social Security. But just because you can take Social Security, it doesn't mean you must take it. So, should you?
Items lying around the house could be worth a lot of money, and an opportunity to sell these items now is open to Hinesville residents.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Jan. 3-6:
The Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual meeting and banquet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Richmond Hill City Center featuring 1st District Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga., as the keynote speaker.
As an investor, you know that 2011 was a somewhat "choppy" year, with the financial markets going through many ups and downs. So what can you expect in 2012?
College costs are out of control. Total outstanding student loans hover around $1 trillion, second only to home mortgages. Student loan repayment takes a hefty toll on starting salaries even during good economic times. But with so many recent graduates unable to find a decent job - or any job - repayment can be a nightmare.
The garden and landscape calendar is 12 months long. While there is not much activity in the garden and the grass is not growing, there is still plenty to do.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Feb. 2-10:
JESUP -U.S. Rep Earl "Buddy" Carter, R-Georgia, began a series of town-hall meetings last week in some of the coastal counties that make up Georgia's 1st District.
Matt Jensen had a plan to land a job as a coding developer in the computer industry. He would first earn a bachelor's degree in information systems, which would immerse him in business management, coding language and computer security.
During her Academy Awards acceptance speech, actress Patricia Arquette delivered a message about equal pay for women.
I'm always writing about the virtues of flexible schedules and work-life balance.
Participating in your employer’s Going Out of Business sale is a solid indicator that a job change is inevitable. However, if your employer’s books are solidly in the black, how do you know the right time, if ever, to change jobs?
The ability to communicate, whether written or spoken, was recently noted by the Pew Research Center as the skill American adults think is most necessary to be successful.
Wal-Mart's recent decision to raise its minimum wage to $9 an hour may not be as altruistic as some would believe.
Thanks to the Internet, the world has come to expect instant gratification in its quest for information. But the expectation of cheap, fast delivery has come at a price: It has become harder for artists, writers and musicians to make a living selling their work.
Many factors will affect your results as an investor. Some of these factors are beyond your control, such as interest-rate movements or the eurozone debt crisis or the sales results of the companies in which you invest.
Lego has long been a favorite toy, but the company’s recent growth has spurred it to new heights.
As millennials begin to overtake the baby boomers and Gen X in size it will become increasingly important for businesses to target them as customers.
Business owners and managers in Bryan County now have a new digital agency to help grow their customer base.
The First Bank of Coastal Georgia board of directors approved promotions of four employees during its January meeting.
Tina Flesher-Harrington with RE/MAX Accent in Richmond Hill has earned the Military Relocation Professional certification.