With a contract for construction in hand, Pooler officials are ready to begin building a new municipal complex downtown, a project they say will galvanize revitalization in the city's historic district.
One obstacle remains, however.
MONTPELIER, Vt. - A decades-long national decline in the number of hunters has prompted states to tap into a new group of hunters - people who demand locally produced food, but don't know the first thing about bagging a deer.
It's been nearly 25 years since Stan and Pam Strickland went their separate ways. She kept their family business that has grown into a thriving River Street Sweets operation. He started his own Savannah's Candy Kitchen, which also has grown and expanded.
NEW YORK - Even casual viewers of online video will appreciate the ability to watch it on a big-screen TV.
For about $100, you can get a great streaming TV device to do that. Or for about a third of that, you can get a pretty good one.
Beaufort and Jasper counties have outgrown their area code.
Those counties and a handful of others up the coastline will be adding an 854 area code to the existing 843. It’s a process that has been done so much across the country that state officials anticipate a smooth roll out.
Savannah-area credit unions have presented donations totaling $17,000 to the Children’s Miracle Network, which supports children’s hospitals across the nation, including the Children’s Hospital at Memorial University Medical Center.
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, has awarded a one-year $43,940 grant to The Children’s Hospital at Memorial University Medical Center.
A study released yesterday by Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO) contained some good news for nonprofits. Funders are increasing the amounts they allot to unrestricted grants, doing more multi-year funding and seeking more dialogue with nonprofits about their needs.
A few years ago Claude Galipeault watched a YouTube video about food security that spurred him to action.
Galipeault, an electrical instrumentation technician for the city during the day, began researching and building what would become his life’s mission: a biodynamic system to promote sustainable agriculture and help feed the world.
It’s no secret health care reform and skyrocketing medical costs have been hot button issues in recent years. However, it’s the eye-watering annual $250 billion price tag on occupational injuries and illnesses in the U.S. that have been a silent drain on businesses and our economy.