The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center is offering classes on topics related to new business enterprises.
The Georgia Department of Labor reports that the unemployment rate in the Georgia Mountains area remained unchanged at 3.9 percent from September to October. However, the rate for Hall County rose to 3.7 percent in October, up 0.1 percent from 3.6 percent in September.
The Georgia Press Association has announced that public notices from all 159 counties are now available online at www.GeorgiaPublicNotice.com.
For florists, Valentine's Day is the biggest day of the year.
With the ongoing drought in Georgia and the current water restrictions, green industry businesses statewide are struggling to make ends meet.
Though grocery items may cost more these days, compared to other countries, food in the U.S. is still a bargain, the Georgia Farm Bureau reported Thursday.
Common sense. Common sense is not difficult. It is simply a matter of using your brain to make the correct decision. You are faced with a choice to make. Does the choice deal with right and wrong? What are the consequences of your conclusion? Is the option good for everyone who is involved? However, I never cease to be amazed at the lack of common sense exercised in our ...
Short announces new location for accounting practice
Question: From what kind of beef is ground beef made?
An official of the Atlanta Botanical Garden is projecting the planned Smithgall Woodland Garden could have an impact of $1.5 million in the local economy during its first year of operation in 2010.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected from Dec. 57-Jan. 10 by the Hall County Environmental Health Department. New rules and regulations for food service began on Dec. 1, 2007. Food service establishments will now be given a letter grade that coincides with a percentile: "A" (90-100), "B" (80-89), "C" (70-79), "U" 69 and below. Inspections (frequency of) a food service establishment will be conducted based on risk categorization. The ...
Wrigley Manufacturing Co. is one of the 48 employers who have joined the Clean Air Campaign. In all, more than 500 employers are working with the campaign to advance traffic solutions for the region.
First Century Bank has announced the launch of its online lending division, CenturyPoint Mortgage.
A course for the National Association of Insurance of Financial Advisors Life Underwriter Training Council will be offered in Gainesville beginning Friday.
Invasive weeds and exotic pest plants threaten the health of Georgia's natural areas and forests. In particular, four invasive plant species, generally unknown to the public, are posing significant threats to the Georgia landscape and have a high potential to become widespread if left unchecked.
Atlas Pizza's purchase of the 32,000-square-foot, two-story 305 Bradford building downtown may bring 20 to 40 new jobs to Gainesville.
Windows 8 is great, if you are used to it or if you have a touch-screen laptop or tablet. But more and more of my clients are complaining that they just got a new PC with Win 8 installed - and they hate it. What they really want is that new computer loaded with their old operating system, Windows 7.
After making tough decisions based on efficiency concerns, Schreiber Foods confirmed it will close its Gainesville location, which will result in 115 layoffs this fall.
Financial adviser Baldwin earns Edward Jones honors
Georgia's wildly fluctuating temperatures in this year's first four months played havoc on the state's signature onion crop.
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