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Palmetto Trail boardwalk opens through Wateree Swamp

COLUMBIA, SC — Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) opened the new Palmetto Trail elevated boardwalk through Wateree Swamp last week to provide year-round access to a marvelous trek through nature and history. The three-quarter-mile trestle boardwalk is elevated 15 feet above the swamp on reclaimed piers that once supported the historic South Carolina Railroad. For a…
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Image360 Columbia Downtown Honored With Top Sales Award

Area signage and graphics solution provider gains international recognition COLUMBIA, S.C. – Martin Izett, owner of Image360 Columbia Downtown, was recently recognized with the annual Diamond Sales Growth Award, given to the top 10 businesses in Alliance Franchise Brands international network of signs and graphic providers. “This award speaks to the Center’s unwavering commitment to…
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National Robotics Week: Robots Play Key Role in SRS Liquid Waste Mission

[caption id="attachment_14522" align="alignnone" width="973"] A crawler nicknamed G.I. Joe is used to sample the waste in the tanks.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (April 11, 2018) – They crawl. They clean. They make work safer. Highly hazardous working environments at the Savannah River Site (SRS) make it necessary to have robots complete important but remote work in areas…
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City of Columbia Open Streets Event

The City of Columbia Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) invites you to attend the City’s second annual Open Streets Event, Sunday, April 22nd, from 1-5pm along Devine Street. Open Streets initiatives temporarily close streets to automobile traffic, so that people may use them for walking, bicycling, dancing, playing, and socializing. This event will feature…
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WREN to Host 2nd Annual WREN Summit and Gubernatorial Candidate Forum in April

Columbia, SC – WREN (Women’s Rights & Empowerment Network) will be hosting their 2nd Annual WREN Summit. The theme of this year’s Summit is Women’s Economic Empowerment. The “Me Too” movement has sparked new conversations in our homes, offices, and halls of government about how far women have advanced in our society and how far…
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Save the Dates: Business Roundtable & 2018 Summit!

SCCEBA Business Roundtable Roundtable: a form of discussion regarding a specific topic with every participant having an equal voice. April 25, 2018 11:30am-2:30pm TRANE 111 Lott Court West Columbia, SC 29169 More than ever, South Carolina's energy future is a subject of conversation around our state. From kitchen tables to ball fields to board rooms,…
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SC Chamber Announces Safety Award Winners

Companies Honored for Successful Safety Records in 2017\ COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce today announced its Safety Award winners for 2017 and released the below statement. “South Carolina Companies value their employees. They know that safe companies are successful companies, and our 2017 Safety Award winners know the value of a workplace that promotes safety on the…
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U-Haul Partners with Devon Self Storage in Lexington

LEXINGTON, S.C. (March 22, 2018) — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that Devon Self Storage has signed on as a U-Haul®neighborhood dealer to serve the Lexington community. Devon Self Storage at 250 Old Cherokee Road will offer U-Haul trucks and in-store pick-up for boxes. The arrival of U-Haul Truck Share 24/7 is revolutionizing the moving…
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