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Main and North Main Streets Awaken

Good eats, good shopping, and more fun is coming to Main and North Main streets this year. Long neglected, the heart of downtown is experiencing a revitalization that will continue into this year as the few remaining properties available are redeveloped. Development is heating up in the North Main Street corridor as Main Street opportunities become fewer and fewer.

City Roots Founder Eyes Expansion

Robbie McClam has been reinventing himself long before it became the buzz word it is today. He’s been a licensed professional architect, master planner and executive director for a South Carolina state agency, executive director of a development corporation, and a real estate developer. Today, he is an urban farmer, which he says is the most complex, yet rewards of all his professional endeavors.

Nonprofit Registration is Open for 5th Anniversary Year of Midlands Gives

Nonprofit registration is now open for the May 1, 2018 giving day. Registration is open until Dec. 19, 2017

NAI Avant arranges downtown Columbia office lease

NAI Avant announced the USC School of Medicine Educational Trust will occupy ±3,626 square feet of office space at 1410 Blanding St.

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands: Lending a Helping Paw

At STSM, Max sits in on client therapy sessions and shows a unique understanding for when people need him the most.

Declaration of Independence

Always a solid performer as part of multi-billion-dollar global companies, the truck parts manufacturer has flourished in the year since it was spun off. It’s now a $120 million company by itself.

Startup organization perks along

Columbia’s 1MC is a free program that provides a weekly forum for aspiring entrepreneurs to present their startups over coffee to a network of peers.

Dialysis to Despair: From Richard Nixon to Graham-Cassidy

I’m just a number. Do those we elect to serve care about statistics? Does our Sen. Lindsay Graham care about at least one of his constituents? Richard Nixon did.

Nothing Bugs This CEO

Knox’s grandfather bought an existing Terminix operation in 1947, the same year Knox was born. Today, both celebrate their 70th year, along with another milestone: the family-owned business is recognized as the nation’s eighth-largest pest control company.

Firms Dial Up S.C. For Call Centers

South Carolina has been an attractive location for siting call centers over the past few years. Greenville has participated in this success and is home to about 40 call centers of various sizes.