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  1. Publix inks $10M sale and leaseback with developer on Plantation storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Business Journal

    Publix Super Markets executed a sale/leaseback deal for one of it Plantation stores.


  2. Charlotte-based 'SEC Nation' riding Bama to playoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Business Journal

    From left, Joe Tessitore, Tim Tebow, Marcus Spears and Paul Finebaum get ready to go back on the air from the field of the Georgia Dome before the Dec. 5 championship game. The Charlotte-based SEC Network debuted in August.


  3. Stifel to buy investment banking firm in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Business Journal

    Stifel Financial Corp. plans to acquire an Alabama-based investment banking firm to strengthen its public finance business in markets across the Southeast. The St. Louis-based financial services holding company has entered into an agreement to acquire Merchant Capital LLC, which is headquartered in Montgomery with other Southeastern locations in Atlanta and Columbia, S.C., and also an office in Seattle.


  4. Transit tracking app nets Triangle Transit, NCSU as customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Business Journal

    Triangle Transit and North Carolina State University are among the first to receive a new perspective into their transit systems using data from a locally developed tool. The 10-year-old company's first product was TransLoc Rider, an online app that lets riders know where their bus is and when it is expected to arrive at the stop.


  5. Edens, others on Union Market-area buying spree. Are chains in the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Business Journal

    Is this the Union Market of tomorrow? Edens is proposing to build a theater atop the existing market building, and four stories of office atop the theater. A second office building, or possibly residential, would be located just to the north.


  6. I-77 Alliance aims to attract more industry along the Charlotte-to-Columbia corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    Rich Fletcher is president and CEO of the South Carolina I-77 Alliance. His job is to create a brand for economic development in the four S.C. counties along the interstate: York, Chester, Fairfield and Richland.


  7. Louisville is getting another trampoline parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    Circus Trix LLC will invest about $1.5 million into the development of the House of Boom trampoline park in Louisville. Case Lawrence , owner of Circus Trix LLC, is developing the House of Boom indoor trampoline park at 100 Urton Lane, off Shelbyville Road near the Gene Snyder Freeway.


  8. Marion Barry dead at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Business Journal

    Marion Barry , the four-term District mayor whose public life was fraught with controversy but who never lost the vehement support of his core constituency, died around midnight Sunday at United Medical Center. He was 78. His family released a statement confirming with "deep regret" that Barry, a civil rights icon and the current Ward 8 D.C. councilman, had passed away.


  9. Romarco Minerals delays hiring at Haile Gold Mine in Lancaster CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    Romarco Mineral Co. has decided not to begin hiring until a Sierra Club appeal of a state mining permit is resolved.


  10. Height Act tweak proving contentious, not guaranteedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    The proposed changes to the Height Act would allow for 20-foot-tall, habitable penthouses that cover most of the roof. Seen here, the existing penthouse in orange and a potential future penthouse in purple.


  11. City of Charlotte hires economic development chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    The city of Charlotte named a new economic development director Monday, replacing Brad Richardson, who left in July.


  12. ACLI considering options after judge dismisses its case against D.C. Health Link taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Business Journal

    Shown in this video from a recent City Council meeting, District Council member Yvette Alexander asked for amendments to legislation that would push small businesses away from self-funded insurance plans. Alexander said she has grown increasingly frustrated with regulation she believes could harm businesses in order to make the District's exchange sustainable.


  13. TransLoc's tool targets agencies for transit improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Business Journal

    TransLoc Rider app allows transit riders to know where their bus is and when it will get to the bus stop. Durham-based transit tracking company TransLoc has a big year ahead: It hopes to impact the transit rider's experience by offering new data to transit agencies.


  14. Edens about to become - dominant player' in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Business Journal

    With a big retail acquisition in the works, Columbia, S.C.-based Edens Investment Trust is emerging as a major owner of trophy centers in Atlanta, especially in Buckhead, the city's ritziest shopping district. On Oct. 31, Houston-based AmREIT Inc. announced Edens has a deal to buy the company in an all-cash transaction valued at about $763 million.


  15. Developer plans retail center on High Point's North Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Business Journal

    Sketch plans have been filed with the city of High Point for a redevelopment project at 2307, 2309 and 2319 N. Main St. Charlotte-based Bohler Engineering has filed sketch plans with the city of High Point to redevelop property North Main Street into a 15,000-square-foot shopping center. A sketch plan shows one 5,000-square-foot building and a 10,000-square-foot building at 2307, 2309 and 2319 N. Main St., a 2.73-acre tract that currently houses a Parks Mazda used car dealership and an Enterprise Rent-A-Car .


  16. Officials question study recommending new Savannah stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Business Journal

    Savannah council members say they have too many questions following about a four-month study that recommends building a $35 million multi-use stadium. Savannah City Council members are questioning the findings of a $55,000 study that recommends construction of an estimated $35 million stadium that would serve the Savannah Sand Gnats, a Class-A affiliate of the New York Mets .


  17. Hanover files plans for Buckhead Village apartment towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Hanover Co. has filed plans for a 351-unit apartment tower next to the Buckhead Theatre, a sign of more big changes ahead for the Buckhead Village.


  18. 200 workers for Amazon facility in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    The planned Inc. distribution center in Concord will employ up to 200 workers and cost about $4.4 million to complete, the Independent Tribune is reporting. I broke the news recently that the online retailer will open a 222,500-square-foot "sortation" center next year.


  19. First Citizens BancShares merger with First Citizens Bancorporation wins shareholders' OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    The deal, expected to close in the fourth quarter, has the Columbia, S.C.-based Bancorporation merging into the Raleigh-based BancShares. A merger of the two bank subsidiaries - Bancorporation's First Citizens Bank and Trust Company Inc. into BancShares' First Citizens Bank - will follow at a later time, the companies say.


  20. Amazon's N.C. distribution center to employ up to 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    The planned Inc. distribution center in Concord will employ up to 200 workers and cost about $4.4 million to complete. The Amazon fulfillment center in Concord will be its first in North Carolina.


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