October 22, 2009 RSS feed / Community

Jobless rate continues to rise

Unemployment continued to edge upward in Alabama and in several southwest Alabama counties in September. The state’s unemployment rate rose to 10.7 percent from 10.3 percent in August. More...

Household Tips

• “To save water when handwashing dishes, I clean silverware together, all at one time. I toss it into a colander as I scrub. Then, I rinse the whole lot at the same time. This saves quite a bit of water.” — P.E. in New York More...