A class, "Developing a Winning Business Plan" is planned for 1-5 p.m. Thursday, March 29, in the Small Business Assistance Center Conference Room at 111 E. Liberty Street in Savannah.
More families trying to buy a home may be interested in considering USDA-Rural Development's programs, because the loan limits in all Georgia counties recently increased.
According to the 2007 edition of the Swanepoel Trends Report that was published this month, EXIT Realty is ranked as the leading "New" National Real Estate Franchise brand, ahead of Help-U-Sell, Weichert Realtors, Sotheby's Real Estate and Avalar.
Airings of a Pulse on America segment featuring Yellow Bluff, a marina community on the Liberty County coast, are taking place on CNN Headline News - at the top and bottom of the hour - this month in Sarasota-Venice, Fla. and Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.
George and Babs Holtzman owners of All American Storage & U-Haul announce Tim Stewart has been named assistant manager.
After returning from a four-city tour of growing communities in the Atlanta area, members of the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority are rethinking the possibilities for the city's downtown district.
As an Investor, if you want to get the New Year off to a good start, consider fully funding your IRA right away. It's a smart move that can pay off for you - perhaps even more than you'd think.
Sharon Dunham of Hinesville has become an independent consultant with Tastefully Simple, Inc., a national direct-sales company featuring easy-to-prepare gourmet products.
Starting a business "Thinking of Starting a Business," a workshop, runs two more times this month in Savannah. The first is March 14 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The second is from 6-8:30 p.m. March 22. Both are in the conference room of the Small Business Assistance Center, 111 E. Liberty St. Anyone thinking of starting a small business may want to take one of them. Each will cover the basics of business startup. ...
Hinesville will eventually get another delectable taste of consumerism as a 15-acre parcel of land will be zoned and annexed by the city council to build a new Food Lion supermarket at 196 west and 15th Street.
Long County Development Authority discussed establishing guidelines on what incentives could be offered to prospective businesses to help draw them to the industrial park.
Hinesville real estate brokers George and Babs Holtzman continue to set goals in Liberty County and marked the grand opening of their All American Center on Feb. 15 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and celebration.
If you're planning to retire soon, you have a lot to anticipate - more time with your family, the chance to travel, the freedom to pursue your hobbies, and so on. Yet, there's one thing you'll want to avoid during your retirement - investment scams.
A spokeswoman from the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport announced during a recent Rotary Club meeting they have completed about half of an expansion project that will begin to ease the tensions of travelers late this summer.
The Liberty County Development Authority will conduct its next meeting in the board room of its new building at 425 West Oglethorpe Highway. The meeting starts at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 26. An official open house for the building is planned for a March or April date.
Consumers need not stress over busting their piggy banks when shopping for holiday gifts.
Property owners and real-estate agents in Coastal Georgia are bracing for rising insurance rates due to federal legislation that has changed the way the National Flood Insurance Program operates. The new law is phasing out some subsidized rates, such as for vacation homes, and will raise insurance premiums for those properties at most risk of severe or repeated flooding.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Finders Keepers Consignment as a new member Nov. 26 at 319 E. Gen. Screven Way in Hinesville.
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce welcomed independent beauty consultant Tianne Agosta of Mary Kay Cosmetics as a new member Nov. 26 at the chamber offices in Hinesville.
ATLANTA - Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate increased to 9.2 percent in October, the Georgia Department of Labor recently reported.
Now that Americans' collective Thanksgiving Day indulgence has been reduced to delicious leftovers, consumers have come out of their turkey-induced stupor and are ready to hunt for holiday sales.
Cut Loose Hair Salon held a ribbon cutting, grand re-opening and open house in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce on Nov. 22 at 809 Willowbrook Place No. 109 in Hinesville.
AARP is looking for volunteers to help with its Tax-Aide program.
A nationwide retailer that cites philanthropic involvement as a cornerstone of its business is on track to double its impact this year within Coastal Georgia.
The sluggish housing market has picked up in Liberty and Long Counties, following an economic downturn and the return of many Fort Stewart soldiers from deployment overseas, local realtors say. The transient military community has always fueled the local housing market, they said. Whether a soldier plans to buy a home and retire here, or simply wants to rent a home until the next set of orders arrives, there are options available to suit most budgets.
Offering employers a skilled workforce is an important aspect of economic development, according to local leaders. A community's supply of skilled workers can help attract manufacturers and other businesses, thus creating jobs for local residents and making the give-and-take a win-win for everyone.
Richmond Hill City Council members approved a measure Tuesday aimed at bringing more business into certain parts of the city.
Studio K Massage and Bodywork had a ribbon cutting Tuesday at its new location, 1060 Highway 196 W. in Hinesville.
The Coastal Bank in Hinesville is raising money and accepting unwrapped toys for the Marine's Toys for Tots Foundation fundraiser and toy drive.
The board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development recently announced graduates from the 2013 Region 12 multi-day training program.