View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Business


Area jobless rates see little change

ATLANTA – The jobless rate for the metro Savannah area decreased slightly while it remained unchanged for Coastal Georgia last month.

August 31, 2011 | Special to the News | Business


The natural disaster that didn't miss

As I watched the track of Hurricane Irene move off Florida and Georgia and out onto the Atlantic, F.J. Raymond's comment, "Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is really quite as satisfying as an income tax refund," kept bouncing around in my head.

August 31, 2011 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business


Property transfers for Aug. 23-26

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Aug. 23-26:

August 31, 2011 | Staff report | Business


Kudzu-eating bug spreading

ATHENS - Researchers say a kudzu-eating bug first spotted in Georgia a couple of years ago has now spread to Alabama, South Carolina and North Carolina.

August 30, 2011 | Associated Press | Business


Officials break ground for new homes

Homes of Integrity Construction celebrated Wednesday the official groundbreaking of Heathrow at Sterling Links, the newest development in the Richmond Hill golf community.

August 27, 2011 | Crissie Elrick Bryan County News | Business


Property transfers for Aug. 12-19

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Aug. 12-19.

August 25, 2011 | Staff report | Business


Reverse mortgages aren't for everyone

You can scarcely turn on the TV without seeing ads for reverse mortgages. They're touted as a great tool for cash-strapped seniors to tap their home equity to pay off bills while remaining in their homes with no monthly mortgage payments.

August 24, 2011 | By Jason Alderman Practical money skills | Business


WBA members marks anniversary

Palmer Chiropractic, a member of the Women's Business Alliance, is celebrating its first anniversary in Richmond Hill.

August 24, 2011 | Special to the News | Business


Lawmakers ratify gas tax freeze

ATLANTA - The Senate has unanimously voted to keep in place a freeze on Georgia's gas tax.

August 24, 2011 | Associated Press | Business


Up to 100 new jobs in Liberty County

A Midway company's expansion is expected to bring up to 100 new jobs to Liberty County.

August 24, 2011 | Special to the News | Business


Trade envoy gets pitch on port deepening

SAVANNAH - Georgia's port chief told a senior U.S. trade official Monday he supports the Obama administration's push to expand free trade, but he insisted the Port of Savannah needs a $600 million deepening of its shipping channel to fully reap the benefits.

August 23, 2011 | By Russ Bynum Associated Press writer | Business


State jobless rate increases

ATLANTA - State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler says Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 10.1 percent in July, up two-tenths of a percentage point from 9.9 percent in June and the same as a year earlier.

August 22, 2011 | Associated Press | Business


Preserving bounty from gardens, even hooved ones

I remember my mother and grandmother teaming up in the kitchen for several days to can tomatoes when I was just a little tyke. They may have canned other vegetables, but I remember the tomatoes.

August 18, 2011 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business


Brush up on investment education

You don't need to have young children to be keenly aware that we've reached that "back-to-school" time of year.

August 18, 2011 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


Back-to-school budgeting tips

The days when you could send your kids off to the first day of school with a lunchbox and a hug are long gone. Today's back-to-school preparations likely include filling out piles of pre-enrollment paperwork, lining up carpools and, of course, the dreaded shopping excursions for clothes and school supplies.

August 18, 2011 | By Jason Alderman Practical money skills | Business


« First  « Prev  51 52 53 54 55  Next »  Last »

Page 53 of 86

Articles by Section - Business


Battle with invasive species continues

For as long as there have been humans, there has been trade.

March 30, 2014 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business


Cope with investment turbulence

If you're like many travelers, you get a little nervous when your airplane goes through some turbulence. And if you're like a lot of investors, you may get somewhat jumpy when the financial markets are volatile. Yet flight turbulence probably isn't as scary as it seems, and the same may be true for market volatility - if you know how to respond.

March 30, 2014 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


1 2

Page 2 of 2


Please wait ...