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  1. Helping Out for April 1, 2015Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Charleston Business Journal

    Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com .

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  2. Nearly 5 million people visited Charleston in 2012, and many of them...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Charleston Business Journal

    Nearly 5 million people visited Charleston in 2012, and many of them toured the streets on small buses, motor coaches, pedicabs, carriages or on foot. Seventeen years after Charleston's Tourism Management Plan was most recently updated, the city has released a revised plan that focuses on five key areas.

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  3. Charleston, SCRead the original story

    Yesterday | Charleston Business Journal

    Nationwide in 2014 , buyers made a down payment averaging 14% of their home loans, or about $32,141, according to a report released by RealtyTrac . The company analyzed nearly 1.5 million single-family home and condo sales in 385 counties across the country to determine down-payment trends.

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  4. On the Menu for March 31, 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | Charleston Business Journal

    On the Menu provides the latest news from the Charleston area's culinary community, including new restaurants, new menu items and upcoming events, as well as details about local chefs. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com .

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  5. 2 more airlines move to new ticket counters at CHSRead the original story

    Yesterday | Charleston Business Journal

    Two more airlines - US Airways and American Airlines - have opened new ticket counters amid the $189 million terminal renovation project that is ongoing at Charleston International Airport . The airlines moved today from their old ticketing counters from the 1980s, when the terminal was built, to new counters in the ticketing hall.

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  6. Volvo confirms plans to build U.S. manufacturing plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Charleston Business Journal

    Factory workers produce the Volvo S60L at the company's plant in Chengdu, China. Volvo plans to produce 100,000 cars a year when its new U.S. plant is operational.

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  7. Bank of SC cites loan volume in declaring 13-cent dividendRead the original story

    Monday | Charleston Business Journal

    Charleston-based Bank of South Carolina Corp. is off to a good start to the year, with better-than-anticipated loan volume, according to the bank's chief executive. "Strategic changes within our investment portfolio have resulted in a strong contribution to our bottom line," President and CEO Fleetwood S. Hassell said in a statement.

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  8. Eat Local Month encourages shift in dining to boost local economyRead the original story

    Monday | Charleston Business Journal

    Lowcountry Local First wants residents to support local farms, restaurants and food businesses during its fourth annual Eat Local Month beginning April 1. The nonprofit will provide education opportunities and events throughout the month for the community to connect with local farms, restaurants and other organizations. "We have great momentum in the Charleston area around supporting our local farmers and fishermen, but there is still a need to shift more dollars towards these businesses in order to see the long-term benefits," Lowcountry Local First Executive Director Jamee Haley said in a news release.

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  9. Hot Properties for March 23, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Charleston Business Journal

    Hot Properties highlights recently sold or leased commercial properties in the Charleston region. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com .

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  10. What would the real Sgt. Jasper think about his namesake high-density, multiuse development?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Charleston Business Journal

    So there's a lot of hubbub over the future of the Sergeant Jasper apartment building on Broad Street. Enough dissatisfaction was expressed during a public hearing on the plans that The Beach Co.

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  11. The new MUSC Children's Hospital and Women's Pavilion will be visible ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Charleston Business Journal

    The new MUSC Children's Hospital and Women's Pavilion will be visible from across the Ashley River. Charleston's Board of Architectural Review unanimously approved demolition of the former Charleston Memorial Hospital building to make room for a new children's hospital and women's pavilion on the peninsula.

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  12. CRDA considering 3 new positionsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Charleston Business Journal

    At the end of 2014, the CRDA eliminated a vacant receptionist position along with two other jobs to save money when it was forced to dip into its operating reserves because of budget uncertainty with Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. The counties have since returned their funding and the alliance is expected to finish fiscal 2015 with a net income of about $750,000.

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  13. Haley plans to veto gas tax increase, Riley says it's essentialRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Charleston Business Journal

    Gov. Nikki Haley has vowed to veto recent House and Senate legislation that proposes gas tax increases to help fund road improvements in the state, according to letters Haley wrote to House leaders Tuesday. The House Ways and Means committee recently passed a proposal to raise the gas tax by 10 cents a gallon while the Senate proposal suggests a 12-cent increase.

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  14. Helping Out for March 25, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Charleston Business Journal

    Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com .

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  15. Manufacturer Wabco to move into new, larger $17M facility in Dorchester CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Charleston Business Journal

    Wabco will invest $17 million to build a new manufacturing facility at the intersection of Dorchester Road and Lincoln Patriot Boulevard in North Charleston. Auto parts supplier Wabco has outgrown its existing Lowcountry operations and plans to invest $17 million to establish a new manufacturing site in Dorchester County, according to the S.C. Commerce Department .

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  16. James Beard Foundation reveals finalists for 2015 awards; Brock up for top chefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Charleston Business Journal

    Charleston chef Sean Brock's restaurants and projects have a chance to win three James Beard Awards this year. The foundation announced finalists Tuesday.

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  17. Charleston VA to build $10M garageRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Charleston Business Journal

    A nearly $10 million parking garage for patients, employees and visitors to the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center will be built at 109 Bee St. in Charleston. Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center will break ground on a new, nearly $10 million parking garage at its downtown Charleston campus on Friday, according to a news release.

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  18. About 3,000 Boeing South Carolina workers are eligible to vote in an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Charleston Business Journal

    More than 3,000 production and maintenance employees at Boeing South Carolina are eligible to vote on April 22 to decide whether they want union representation, following a National Labor Relations Board's decision today to allow an election at the local plant. About 3,000 Boeing South Carolina workers are eligible to vote in an election April 22 that will determine whether the local plant will be unionized.

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  19. Charleston, SCRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Charleston Business Journal

    A nearly $10 million parking garage for patients, employees and visitors to the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center will be built at 109 Bee St. in Charleston. Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center will break ground on a new, nearly $10 million parking garage at its downtown Charleston campus on Friday, according to a news release.

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  20. Construction employment improves in Charleston, statewide in JanuaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Charleston Business Journal

    Construction employment improved statewide in January, including a 3% year-over-year increase in Charleston, according to an analysis of federal employment data by the Associated General Contractors of America . Charleston-area jobs rose by 500 jobs to 16,000, compared with 15,500 in January 2014.

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