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5:54 am on Monday November 21, 2011

'Small Business Saturday' encourages shoppers to shop and eat local on November 26

´╗┐Verde, the new salad-focused restaurant at 347 King Street, is encouraging holiday shoppers to shop and eat small this Saturday, November 26. The new business is joining the national Small Business Saturday (SBS) movement, which has support from...
1:20 pm on Wednesday March 4, 2009

Study: Nation, S.C. spending too much on prisons

Image by Flickr user Corey Leopold Image by 20090404-jail.jpg The Pew Center on the States has released a study that says states like South Carolina could save much money by shifting many non-violent offenders from jails to probation. Read more...
6:10 pm on Tuesday January 27, 2009

Save a bundle on taxes with this service, if you have a modest income

Image by Flickr user blmurchImage by 20090127-taxes.jpg It doesn't have to be so hard. First off, yes, 100% free. Trident United Way is aiming to help people and families with a modest income get more of their refund by optimizing their returns, and...
9:37 am on Friday November 28, 2008

State thinks it could save $176,000 by cutting bonus

Sam Griswold, president of the State Retirees Association of South Carolina, on a $176,500 bonus set to be paid to the man who was responsible for increasing returns on the state's retirement investments: I was unaware that was part of his contract...