Laura Evans of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Richmond Hill recently won the firm's Ted Jones Entrepreneurial Award for her exceptional achievement in building client relationships.
The groundbreaking has been set for Medient Studios' massive development planned in Effingham County.
Curves of Richmond Hill, a weight loss and fitness club for women, is offering new members the rest of summer free if they sign up by Aug. 31 for a fitness membership.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, July 3-8:
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce's July Business After Hours will be a poker run from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday at Creekside at Richmond Hill Plantation.
SAVANNAH - Parker's recently launched its "Free Gas for a Year" gas giveaway contest, which will run through July 31.
Every year in early July, thousands of people "run with the bulls" in Pamplona, Spain. While the event is exciting, it is also hazardous, and many runners have gotten badly injured over the years. As an investor, you may find that running with the herd is dangerous to you, too - because if you're constantly following what everyone else is doing, your own financial goals could end up getting "trampled."
ATLANTA - The Technology Association of Georgia, in collaboration with the Business and Technology Alliance of TAG, is accepting applications and nominations for the 2013 Excalibur Awards, which recognize Georgia companies and organizations that demonstrate the best use of technology, typically provided by a third-party, to solve complex issues and processes in business and education.
SYLVANIA - Savannah River Farms, a vendor at the Richmond Hill Farmers Market, recently received approval by the USDA as an on-farm slaughter and processing facility.
The owner of the Bulloch County body shop where former Pembroke police chief Mark Crowe had patrol cars repaired spoke out Monday, claiming Pembroke City Council members had harmed his business' reputation.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, June 20-28:
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house for Heron Cove Bed and Breakfast on Thursday, July 11. The open house will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the ribbon cutting will be at 11:30 a.m. at 331 Silverstream Lane in southern Bryan County.
This week, we celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, sparklers, picnics and parades. Amidst the hoopla, though, it's always important to reflect on the many freedoms we enjoy in this country. And as an individual, you may want to use the occasion to think of another type of independence you'd like to enjoy - financial independence.
Mehul Patel and his father, Bharat Patel, celebrated Tuesday the grand opening of their new Subway sandwich shop in the Publix shopping center on Highway 144 in Richmond Hill.
We have a small ornamental pond, with a small waterfall, by our front door. The splash of the water is soothing, and we like the water plants.
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will hold its next Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 19 at United Way of the Coastal Empire Bryan County office, 9611 Ford Ave., behind the Richmond Hill Public Library.
SAVANNAH - Technical College System of Georgia Commissioner Ron Jackson, Savannah Technical College President Dr. Kathy Love and guests recently celebrated the grand opening of STC's Aviation Training Center.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Aug. 22-30:
Bilingual Familia Consulting and International School recently received an honorable mention in Georgia's first "Small Business Rock Stars" competition, a new program representing the first-ever collaboration of the Georgia Economic Developers Association and the Georgia Department of Economic Development.
PawParazzi Pet Boutique and Grooming Spa will celebrate the official opening its new location from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 7 at 11360 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill.
Next week, we observe Labor Day to celebrate the achievements of American workers - people, like yourself, who work hard for their money. But to make progress toward your long-term financial goals, you need to do more than just earn money - you have to invest it wisely.
Lynn Bennett of Richmond Hill has been recognized by Allstate Insurance Company for superior standards in customer satisfaction, customer retention and profitability.
Summer gardens have just about run out. The ambitious among us are well into plantings for their autumn-vegetable gardens.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Aug. 2, 14-21:
The jobless rates in metro Savannah and coastal Georgia saw decreases in July, according to the state labor department.
If you're starting out as an investor, you might be feeling overwhelmed. After all, it seems like there's just so much to know. How can you get enough of a handle on basic investment concepts so that you're comfortable in making well-informed choices?
For the second time this year, Effingham County has landed a significant economic development project.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, August 1-13:
Georgia's net tax collections for July totaled $1.41 billion, an increase of $88.5 million, or 6.7 percent, compared to July 2012, according to Gov. Nathan Deal.
If you have children, you're keenly aware that it's getting close to back-to-school time. Today, that might mean you need to go shopping for notebooks and pencils. But in the future, when "back to school" means "off to college," your expenditures are likely to be significantly greater. Will you be financially prepared for that day?