19 hrs ago
A Conversation With Prospect's Grier Eliasek
On Thursday, August 28, I had a one-hour telephone conversation with Grier Eliasek, President and Chief Operating Officer of Prospect Capital Corporation .
23 hrs ago
Texas Monthly 'best new restaurant' closes
Goro & Gun, a downtown Houston restaurant, has quietly closed. The ramen shop and bar had recently been named a best new restaurant by Texas Monthly.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Columbia Unveils New Business Loan Program
Those interested in starting their own business in downtown Columbia now have a new resource to turn to.
Ebola Schemes A Viral Menace
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Columbia to offer $200,000 in loans as Main Street business incentive
The loans will be forgivable after five years, meaning if a business makes all its loan payments and stays in operation, the loan balance will be deleted after the first five years.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Us Stocks-S&P 500 sets record high but fails to hold 2,000 mark
The S&P 500 was unable to hold the 2,000 mark after moving above the milestone level for the first time on Monday, but still managed to close at a record high, buoyed by financials and biotechnology stocks.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Riverlake Partners Places Majority Equity Investment in Guerdon Enterprises
August 19, 2014 Riverlake Partners, LLC , a Portland-based private equity firm focused on the lower middle market, has made a majority equity investment in Guerdon Enterprises, LLC .
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Main Street Announces New Portfolio Investment
In addition, Main Street and its co-investor in the financing are also providing Guerdon an undrawn revolving line of credit to support its future working capital needs.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Woman's death fuels debate about Georgia gun law
Newly naturalized as a U.S. citizen, May Araim looked forward to traveling freely as an American to her native Iraq.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Chamber Music Festival blows into town
Members of WindSync, including saxophonist Tracy Jacobson , percussionist Garrett Hudson and clarinetist Jack Marquardt, played a pop-up concert across from A Cup of Common Wealth at the corner of Main Street and Eastern Avenue on Aug. 14. 2013.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Rain causes problems for those on the streets
In parts of Houston the rain wasn't just coming down Monday, it was coming down in sheets.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Main Street Capital's (MAIN) CEO Vincent Foster on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Main Street's Quarter -- Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call.
Main Street Is Too Expensive
Main Street reported strong quarterly results and was able to increase its fourth quarter dividend, giving a shares an over 6% yield.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Victoria Advocate
Years ago for Sunday, Aug 10, 2014
Aug. 15 - The printing and decorating that attorneys Woodhouse and Daniel had done on the windows of their office yesterday adds much to the beauty of that section of the Welder building.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Five Things The Houston Bar/Restaurant Scene Is Missing
This is largely thanks to the sheer number of restaurants we have in town and the huge variety of ethnic food available.
Main Street Announces Regular Monthly Dividend Increase
These monthly dividends, which will be payable pursuant to the table below, total per share for the fourth quarter of 2014 and represent a 6% increase from the monthly dividends declared for the fourth quarter of 2013.