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CYP holds Kick-off at The Alley

Outgoing CYP Steering Committee Chairman Dustin Haynes gave a rundown of the previous year, highlighting the “Metro Chamber of the Year” award received from the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.

Mark Clark Expressway finally gains state approval

The State Transportation Infrastructure Bank has approved the amended agreement to fund the completion of the Mark Clark Expressway, which was likewise approved by the Charleston County Council.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 3 in South Carolina

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close three of its eight stores in South Carolina.

Analysis: South Carolina ranked 21st most affected by government shutdown

South Carolina ranked No. 21 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

Children's Theatre presents 'Black History Hall of Fame'

The City of North Charleston’s Cultural Arts Department recently presented a Children’s Theatre performance in honor of Black History Month at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center.

Registration for Leadership Columbia Class of 2020 in underway

About 60 applicants will be chosen to take part in the Columbia Chamber leadership program, which is a 10-month course that aims to groom community leaders.

State institution: These 2-year South Carolina schools attract the most in-state students

Williamsburg Technical College, Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston and Virginia College-Columbia enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Charleston region's economic success earns national recognition, but also poses local challenges

Charleston and the region's economic success creates certain challenges, particularly linked to housing access and affordability, according to the official tasked with overseeing the city's development

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

South Carolina ranks No. 29 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

South Carolina was rated 29th best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

Kameen designs winning North Charleston Arts Fest poster

Winning art piece "Shadow Boxer" is now part of the city's Public Art Collection.

Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in South Carolina

College of Charleston, Presbyterian College and Winthrop University top the list of highest grossing college softball programs in South Carolina in 2016

Affordable housing proves hard to come by in Charleston

Charleston is one of the fastest growing cities, causing problems for people trying to find affordable homes in the area.

Analysis: South Carolina ranks 27th best on unemployment insurances taxes

South Carolina finished 27th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: South Carolina House members rank 26th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from South Carolina ranked 26th lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

North Charleston Citizens Public Safety Academy begins in March

Grab the opportunity to be part of the City of North Charleston's Citizens Public Safety Academy

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