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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.

Berkeley Chamber hosts Salute to Business & Industry Luncheon

Berkeley Chamber of Commerce recognized 5 companies at its Salute to Business & Industry Luncheon

North Charleston City Gallery features artwork of Amble, Chaplin

The City of North Charleston’s Cultural Arts Department presents the artwork of Quintin Chaplin and Richard Amble at the North Charleston City Gallery through Jan. 31.

Housing market on the rise in Charleston, across the state

The last five years have seen economic growth in the Charleston area, but that growth has come with several challenges, according to the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors.

Dinner theater presentation features work of Dylan Thomas

The North Charleston Cultural Arts Department sets the holiday spirit with its special dinner theater performance on Dec. 6 of Dylan Thomas’ Christmas in Wales.

Sears closing Rock Hill store in February

From South Carolina Business Daily

Sears Holding Company will close a store in South Carolina just after the new year.

Spartanburg approves $11.9 million community center

Scheduled to have its groundbreaking on Nov. 30, the council gave its approval for a not-to-exceed bid of just over $11.9 million Harper General Contractors.

Little River Chamber forms Business Book Club

A Book Club meeting will be held Nov. 6 at 4 p.m. at the Little River Chamber of Commerce office to discuss "Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less" by Greg McKeown.

Myrtle Beach Chamber to conduct minority-owned business workshop

The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber’s Business Diversity Council will host a two-part Minority Certification Workshop on Sept. 6 and 20.

GREENVILLE CITY COUNCIL: Fire Department Earns International Accreditation

The Greenville City Fire Department (GCFD) has received Accredited Agency status with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI). GCFD is one of only 250 agencies to achieve Internationally Accredited Agency status with the CFAI and the Center for Public Safety Excellence, Inc. (CPSE).

Charleston Chamber wins national communications award

The Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives has named the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce as one of the 13 Communications Excellence Grand Award winners.

Greenville Business Magazine, Greenville Chamber promote area's minority businesses

Greenville Business Magazine, in collaboration with the Greenville Chamber, is set to highlight the Minority Business Accelerator, in a monthly spread recognizing its accomplishments and its participants.

Spartanburg City Council favors affordable downtown housing option

The Spartanburg City Council unanimously voted to table a proposed development agreement to bring 24 single-family homes to a 4.51-acre vacant city-owned land behind Barnet Park.

Charleston Metro Chamber among national Chamber of The Year finalists

Two other finalists under the Metro Chamber category are included and will be celebrated at an event on July 18 at ACCE’s National Convention in Des Moines, Iowa.

Chamber hosts ribbon-cutting for Little River Watersports

Little River Watersports hosted Chamber Connections on June 19, providing Chamber members the chance to level up their business connections and develop new relationships in the community.

Charleston County schools recognized for public relations work

Charleston County School District received eight awards for its various projects and publications from the South Carolina Chapter of the National School Public Relations Association.

Spartanburg City Council approves $40.8 million budget

The said budget includes no tax or fee increases, as well as a projected growth of four percent.

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