Local Business News

Patrick Gentry
August 16, 2018 - 11:23 am
Materials Sciences Corporation (MSC), a technology-driven designer and advanced manufacturer of composite materials and structures for government and industry, has formally announced plans to expand its presence in Greenville County with the addition of a second facility. The company’s $2.7 million...
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Star EV electric vehicle
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Ken Pauli
August 15, 2018 - 2:47 pm
The City of Greer will follow the City of Greenville and add electric vehicles to the streets downtown. The new service, which will hopefully start around Christmas, is designed to help give people better access to businesses during Greer’s upcoming streetscape construction. Three electric vehicles...
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Seth Stokes
August 15, 2018 - 11:28 am
Wednesday morning, Ingles opened up their new store in Powdersville. Built alongside the existing location, this store is the first of it's kind in the Upstate. It boasts a Starbucks, expanded cafe area, in-house sushi chef and so much more. I was given a tour of the store and I can say first hand...
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Frontier Airlines
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Ken Pauli
August 09, 2018 - 3:09 pm
Frontier Airlines has yet to have an arrival or departure at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport , but that’s not stopping them from announcing an expansion of service. Back in June, Frontier, a new carrier to GSP, announced nonstop service to Denver, Las Vegas Tampa and Orlando. Now they...
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SCRN
South Carolina Radio Network
August 06, 2018 - 10:13 am
AUGUST 6, 2018 BY RENEE SEXTON (South Carolina Radio Network) South Carolina is home to more than 400 commercial aerospace companies, reflecting growth in the industry since 2010. In October, aerospace companies and experts from around the world will be in South Carolina in October for the 5th...
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Ken Pauli
August 05, 2018 - 5:00 am
The City of Greenville is gearing up for the launch of GVL2040 , a two-year initiative to update its long-range Comprehensive Plan and they are looking for people to serve on the steering committee. The City adopted its last Comprehensive Plan in 2009 and by state law, must update the plan at least...
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Grapes
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Ken Pauli
August 04, 2018 - 5:00 am
You might think of Greenville as a great city for breweries. But by next year, it’s going to get another great winery. Over 50 acres in northern Greenville County near Landrum is being transformed into the Eagle Mountain Winery . The land has been cleared for the vineyards to be planted and the...
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TD Convention Center
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Ken Pauli
August 01, 2018 - 4:00 am
The TD Convention Center in Greenville will be getting a new name sometime this fall. That’s because the contract with TD Bank for the naming rights has ended. Technically, it ended January 31st of this year. So until the city names a new sponsor, TD is getting a free-bee. Actually, if you remember...
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July 31, 2018 - 10:34 am
By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Shareholders of troubled South Carolina utility SCANA have approved a deal to merge the company with Virginia-based Dominion Energy. Around 100 shareholders gathered Tuesday for the meeting in Columbia. The deal gives the Dominion more of a...
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Buy or rent your home?
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Ken Pauli
July 31, 2018 - 4:00 am
Summer can be prime time for house hunting, but buyers in two big U.S. cities would be better off renting. It's quite different here in the Upstate, where, if you can afford it, you might want to buy. That’s what on-line residential real estate site, Trulia found. Although the advantage of buying...
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