ATLANTA (AP) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday that the environmental costs of dredging the Port of Savannah to accommodate larger ships can be offset, a long-awaited finding that advances a plan to expand the country's fourth-largest container port.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner. While most celebrate this holiday by gathering for a meal with family and friends, not everyone will have a turkey.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Regulators on Friday shut down two banks in Georgia and one in Arizona, bringing to 146 the number of U.S. banks that have succumbed this year under the burden of bad loans and a tepid economy.
SAVANNAH - Gulfstream Aerospace is expanding its operations in Georgia, adding more than 1,000 jobs and investing at least $500 million. Company officials made the announcement on Monday in Savannah with Gov. Sonny Perdue.
The following are property transfers for Bryan County from Nov. 2-8: County: • Louis Carlton Gill, as Trustee of the GST Trust U/W Ella H. Gill to Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc., an Oklahoma corporation, Map & Parcel Number: 046-009-1, $118,000. Nov. 2. • LES Development, Inc. to Coastal White Oak Subdivision, Map & Parcel Number: 0462140, 0462139, 0462138, 0462137, 0462124, 0462163; $263,426. Nov. 2. • SRH Investments, LLC dba Hallmark Custom Homes ...
The University of Georgia will host a "Starting a Business" workshop from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Small Business Resource Center, 111 E. Liberty St., Savannah.
November is a popular month for "open enrollment" – that time when you can choose from the options offered in your employer's benefits package. By making the right moves in some key areas – such as your 401(k) and life insurance – you can help protect your family and boost your progress toward your long-term financial goals.
Potential small business owners and entrepreneurs received information on available financial resources Thursday when representatives from the Coastal Area District Development Authority spoke at the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce's People through Progress Luncheon.
BRUNSWICK - A bankruptcy judge Thursday approved Sea Island Co.'s plan to sell its luxury resorts, golf courses and private clubs for $212.4 million to settle crushing debts that forced the Georgia company to seek protection from lenders.
A sports bar and restaurant in Richmond Hill closed this week after three and a half years of business.
North Bryan Chamber of Commerce President Mary Warnell helped cuts a ribbon to mark the grand opening of Fields of Learning Daycare in Pembroke. It is owned and operated by Dee Fields. The facility is open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and is taking applications. For more information, call 653-5208.
Joyce Rowe celebrated 20 years with Richmond Hill Pharmacy (RHP) last month. She joined RHP in 1990 and is a senior sales associate.
The following is a list of property transfers in Bryan County from Oct. 25-Nov. 1: County: • GEO Construction Inc. to Jared T. Dean, 4 Hidden Creek Drive, Lot #138, Hidden Creek Subdivision, 1380th GMD, $183,900. Oct. 25. • HSBC Bank USA National Association as Trustee for Wells Fargo Assets Securities Corporation Mortgage to Daniel E. Connolly, Map & Parcel Number: 0464-197, $125,900. Oct. 26. • Homes of Integrity Construction Co., Inc. to Richard S. ...
The following are property transfers in Bryan County from Oct. 19-25: County: • L. Sidney Puckett Jr. to Jerry M. Cowart Jr., 93 Williams Dr., Lot 44, Kinsale Plantation SD aka Kinsale SD, Richmond Hill, $265,000.00. 10/19/10 • Sharon K. Shuman to Gena S. Lewis, 20 Toni Branch Rd., 6.81 Acres, Parcel A, 1380th GMD, $100,000.00. 10/19/10 • Farmers & Merchants Bank to Thomas Wilson Properties, LLC, 135 Abigail Circle, 0.57 Acres, Lot 244, The ...
Jennifer Coleman and Linda Adams, co-owners of the Whistle-Stop Cafe, recently marked the opening of their business with a ceremonial ribbon cutting.
The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for It Works! and the Georgia Skinny Wrap at 10 a.m. Thursday at RHBC Chamber office at 2591 Highway 17, suite 100 in Richmond Hill.
I had a call this summer about a jasmine bed dying in a big circle about 20 feet in diameter. No, it was not alien spacecraft engines burning the jasmine and not raccoons making crop circles.
MIDWAY - An area manufacturer is among 255 companies worldwide selected to participate in a Massachusetts Institute of Technology study that explores whether manufacturing can be reinvigorated in the United States.
Fall is almost officially here - and if you're like most people, you're probably wondering how summer went by so fast. Those trips to the lake or the beach are fading in memory now, giving way to helping kids with homework, raking leaves and the other rites of autumn. And just as your day-to-day tasks change with the seasons, so, too, will your money management and investment activities at different phases of your life.
The owners of Life Moves Dance Studio broke ground Friday on their new location at 11260 Highway 144 between Richmond Hill Court and Parker's Square.
Now that we are past Labor Day, there are a few things you can do - and not do - around the yard before we get too deep into the NFL season.
SAVANNAH - Vice President Joe Biden visited the Georgia Port Authority's Garden City Ocean Terminal on Monday and discussed the importance of infrastructure investment to exports, economic competitiveness and job creation.
The following real estate transactions were filed with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Sept. 9-16:
PawParazzi owners Jane and Alex Honor Saturday marked the pet store's move to a new location in Parkers Square shopping center at 11360 Ford Ave. in Richmond Hill.
The following real estate transactions were filed with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Sept. 3-6:
National Grandparents Day is observed on Sept. 8. And although this "Day" is not as widely known as Mother's Day or Father's Day, it does remind us of the importance of grandparents. If you're a grandparent yourself, you may be thinking of ways to help your grandchildren on their journey through life. One of the greatest gifts you can give them may be financial support for their college education - and one way you can ...
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.