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  1. PeopleMatter partners with Texas-based HotSchedules on workforce platformRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Charleston Business Journal

    Charleston-based PeopleMatter has partnered with Austin-based HotSchedules on a workforce management platform geared toward the restaurant industry, according to a news release. Company officials said it is not a merger or an acquisition; rather, the companies will collaborate by referring customers to each other's platforms.

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  2. Ports authority plans to put headquarters building on Concord Street up for saleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Charleston Business Journal

    The S.C. State Ports Authority plans to sell its longtime headquarters building in downtown Charleston and relocate its office operations to Mount Pleasant. After an executive session, the board approved putting the nearly 36,000-square-foot brick building at 176 Concord St. on the market.

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  3. Questis raises $2.8M in angel roundRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Charleston Business Journal

    The funding has been used to develop Questis' main product, Financial HR, which recently completed beta testing. The software platform is designed to help companies' employees manage their personal finances.

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  4. Limehouse Produce to grow operations; plans to invest $8.3M, add 40 jobsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Charleston Business Journal

    Limehouse Produce Co. plans to invest $8.3 million to expand its Lowcountry operations and create 40 jobs over the next five years.

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  5. $3M allocated, agreement signed for Charleston Harbor deepening projectRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Charleston Business Journal

    The Charleston Harbor Deepening Project saw two developments late last month, inching it closer to the goal of dredging to 52 feet . Congress passed the $1.1 trillion omnibus appropriations bill, which includes about $3 million for the Charleston project.

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  6. Funeral industry embracing new ways to honor deadRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Charleston Business Journal

    Death doesn't happen on a schedule. People die as the sun rises, and people die under full moons.

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  7. BevCon Charleston planned for AugustRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Charleston Business Journal

    BevCon Charleston - with a mission to "provide meaningful and rich learning opportunities, networking events, tastings and interactions with other like-minded professionals" - will take place Aug. 21-24, according to a news release. The event is intended for those in the beverage or culinary industries.

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  8. Fashion Plate for Jan. 7, 2016Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Charleston Business Journal

    Charleston Fashion Week has started its fourth annual Fashion and Film Contest. The contest is open to film veterans, aspiring filmmakers or a filmmaking team.

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  9. On the Menu for Dec. 22, 2015Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Charleston Business Journal

    Menu items include crab cakes and poached eggs; Belgian waffles; croque-madame; hot C.A.B corned beef and eggs; and a lamb burger topped with red onion marmalade and gorgonzola fondue. The Darling Oyster Bar , which is slated to open in early 2016, has released some of its menu items.

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  10. The CRDA has launched a new website to target economic development prospects.Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Charleston Business Journal

    The Charleston Regional Development Alliance has launched a new website to target site selectors and entrepreneurs considering a move to the Charleston area, the organization said in a news release. President and CEO David Ginn said the site serves as a sort of "storefront" for the region's economic development potential and as a powerful storytelling tool.

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  11. Fashion Plate for Feb. 4, 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Charleston Business Journal

    Peyton William jewelry store is relocating to a new shop at 241 King St. in downtown Charleston. The store is closed today as it moves and will reopen Friday.

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  12. Charleston metro ranked No. 17 on Milken's Best-Performing Cities listRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Charleston Business Journal

    Charleston-North Charleston was ranked No. 17 on the Milken Institute's Best-Performing Large Cities 2015 list - up 22 spots from the year prior - with strong growth in jobs and the high-tech sector.

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  13. Charleston industrial market tightensRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Charleston Business Journal

    Last year's automotive announcements - Mercedes-Benz Vans and Volvo Cars' plans to invest more than $1 billion in the Lowcountry - and the Port of Charleston 's growth have boosted industrial activity throughout the region. "The Charleston industrial market is embracing the tightest conditions seen in recent years.

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  14. South Carolina's divorce capital is not CharlestonRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Charleston Business Journal

    Residents in Myrtle Beach are statistically more likely to get divorced than in any other part of South Carolina. The Grand Strand beach town's divorce rate is 13.8%, based on a population of more than 28,000 residents, according to an analysis by FindtheHome.com based on U.S. Census Bureau data.

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  15. Gibbes Museum of Art renovation nearly doneRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Charleston Business Journal

    Former Charleston Mayor Joe Riley painted a column on the Gibbes Museum of Art canvas during a ceremony to mark the beginning of the renovation in October 2014. The 111-year-old Gibbes Museum of Art is expected to reopen to the public on May 28, according to a news release.

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  16. STEM career fair gives students hands-on experienceRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Charleston Business Journal

    The 2015 High School STEM Career Fair was held Thursday at the Exchange Park Fairgrounds in Ladson. "Is this the first time you've ever welded?" a company representative from Airgas , a supplier of welding gases and safety products, asked a ninth-grade student.

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  17. Co-working gaining momentum in CharlestonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Charleston Business Journal

    Entrepreneurs and freelancers share community tables at Lowcountry Local First's Local Works space on Upper Meeting. They work alongside one other and share office space - but they work for different companies or for themselves.

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  18. On the Menu for Jan. 5, 2016Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Charleston Business Journal

    The Glass Onion is holding a family-style fish fry Wednesday through Jan. 16. The dinner includes North Carolina "Carolina Classic Catfish," battered and cooked using Geechie Boy cornmeal and Glass Onion house seasoning salt. The platter will also come with The Glass Onion fries, hush puppies and coleslaw.

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  19. Office rental rates continue to riseRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Charleston Business Journal

    As commercial rental rates continue to escalate in downtown Charleston, the surrounding areas are seeing an uptick in office activity, according to Avison Young 's fourth-quarter report. The average downtown office asking rates - currently more than $32 per square feet a year - mean a tenant would pay around $64,000 annually for a 2,000-square-foot space.

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  20. DaPore steps down as PeopleMatter CEORead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Charleston Business Journal

    DaPore said he felt ready to move on to the next stage in his career. He met with the PeopleMatter board of directors about two months ago and announced his plans to resign as president and CEO.

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