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SBA offers disaster loans for businesses impacted by Florence

In relation to the recent destruction of Hurricane Florence, the federal Small Business Administration is offering assistance to residents and businesses in North and South Carolina.

Survey seeks to identify barriers to employment

To identify barriers to workforce participation and career improvement, the Workforce Data Collaborative will conduct employer and employee surveys within the Brookfield/Mauldin area.

Spartanburg City Council rejects plan for solar farm

The Spartanburg City Council voted against the construction of a solar farm on the former site of Arkwright Dump.

Realtor says Charleston is making strides to address affordable housing crisis

Charleston, like many cities in the nation, is experiencing a great deal of growth and this increased demand for housing has put the idea of homeownership out of the reach of many; when it comes to affordable housing there is a massive gap in the city.

South Carolina farmers join national campaign to promote opposition to tariffs

Farmers for Free Trade has launched a new campaign titled "Tariffs Hurt the Heartland" in an attempt to explain why tariffs are harming farmers, factory workers and the consumers who are paying their true cost.

Summit promotes employment opportunities for people with disabilities

South Carolina Disability Employment Coalition, an interagency that aims to address issues surrounding workers with disabilities, invites local businesses to an employer summit Oct. 9 during National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

Disaster loans remain available for small business owners

The U.S. Small Business Administration, a go-to resource and government-supported voice for small businesses, reminds small business owners in South Carolina of the availability of low-interest disaster loans.

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