WASHINGTON - The richest 1 percent of Americans have been getting far richer over the last three decades while the middle class and poor have seen their after-tax household income only crawl up in comparison, according to a government study.
Richmond Hill's newest coffee shop, Hill House Coffee Café, marked its opening Friday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The owner is Ann Crockett. Hill House Coffee Café is open 6 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday serving coffee, breakfast, lunch and more. For more information, call 445-5256.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Oct. 17-24:
IGA Supermarket in Midway hosted a grand-opening ceremony Oct. 8 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce.
Several years ago, a book titled "Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus" was quite popular.
SAVANNAH- United Community Bank-Savannah has announced that James Magness has joined the bank as vice president of business services and will be located at United's White Bluff office.
SNF Holding Company subsidiary Floquip Engineering Company, which manufactures water-soluble polymers and has a Riceboro operation, will expand its business in Liberty County.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Oct. 10-14:
The Savannah Bank, the parent company of Bryan Bank and Trust, announced this week it has entered into a written agreement with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to "take steps to improve the Bank's asset quality, credit risk exposure, strategic planning initiatives, capital planning, and liquidity and risk management," according to a press release.
the water I drink comes from a large limestone aquifer called the Floridan that underlies all of Florida, past Charleston, almost to Macon and past Mobile.
Dana Lewis with the nonprofit Bryan County Pay it Forward Foundation, left, receives a $250 check from Catherine Grant of The Urgent Care Center of Richmond Hill recently. The Urgent Care Center donated $1 for every new Facebook "like" it received from Sept. 15-29.
You may not see it posted on your calendar, but Oct. 16-22 is National Save for Retirement Week. This annual event, endorsed by Congress, is designed to raise awareness about the importance of saving for retirement – so you may want to take some time this week to review your own strategy for achieving the retirement lifestyle you've envisioned.
The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Oct. 3-7:
SAVANNAH - A Savannah businessman is fighting the state's efforts to restrict him from advertising discounted gas prices on signs outside his service stations.
Bryan County has received $4,700 in federal funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the area. And now begins the process of determining how the money will be distributed among emergency food and shelter programs of local service agencies.
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:
Every job has requirements. Factory workers are required to do specific tasks every day. Doctors have to abide by certain health and ethical codes in caring for patients. Cooks have to prepare food according to the menu.
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.
The first three months of the year mean many things to many people. Snow. Super Bowl. Groundhog Day. Valentine's Day. President's Day weekend. Mardi Gras. Lent. And the promise of pleasant spring to come.
If you're reading this at work — or, because you've taken my advice and have a flexible schedule, your home office — take a quick look at your desk.