WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy is improving faster than economists had expected. They now foresee slightly stronger growth and hiring than they did two months earlier - trends that would help President Barack Obama's re-election hopes.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Feb. 17-29:
Bryan County residents who wish to file a homestead exemption for the 2012 tax year have until April 1 to do so.
It's important to understand which investments to own and when to buy them. But you also should know when it's time to sell an investment - and why.
Richmond Hill Pharmacy recently donated a transport chair to Magnolia Manor on the Coast for residents to use to attend doctors' appointments. "This chair means the world to us because it has allowed our driver to provide this service to our residents who have recently had surgery or an injury that creates hardships for them to get in and out of doctors offices," Laidler said.
ATLANTA - Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that the state's unemployment rate has declined for the sixth month in a row.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says there is no easy answer to the problem of rising energy prices, and he's dismissing Republican solutions as little more than gimmicks.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Jan. 30- Feb. 15.
Coastal Georgia continues to lie in the grip of a severe drought. The only areas of the nation in worse rainfall deficit are west Texas, central New Mexico and northern Minnesota, which are suffering through an extreme drought.
CHARLESTON - An environmental group suggests that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers expand its study of the Charleston Harbor shipping channel to review whether deepening other harbors in the region might make more sense.
ST MARYS - A group of south Georgia leaders is pushing to establish a third state-run ocean port on the St. Marys River that forms the border with Florida.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Senate on Friday approved a plan that would reduce the number of weeks people could collect unemployment - a politically unpopular choice that supporters said was a tough but necessary decision.
As an investor, you may sometimes feel frustrated.
Interstate Credit Union recently announced a partnership with BALANCE Financial Fitness Program.
During the Development Authority of Bryan County's monthly board meeting Thursday, representatives from Georgia EMC unveiled new marketing tools to help the authority attract jobs and investments into its two main industrial parks.
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.
We are dodging freezes, getting windblown, seeing spring temperatures one day and scraping ice off the windshield the next.
Oil prices are down. So are airline fuel costs. Passenger demand is expected to increase in the coming months.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Jan. 1-23.
If you’ve been out of the job interview game for a while, jumping back in is intimidating. Should you emphasize your title? What relevant skills matter most? Where do you start? Whether you’re an accomplished job applicant or a newbie, here are tips for standing out from the crowd:
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Mike Blinder is a small-business owner and multimedia consultant, and one of his favorite things to do is share his experience and expertise in marketing.