April 3, 2009 RSS feed / Business

Briefs

Graham says take the money and run U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham voted against President Obama's stimulus package because he said it was too large and created too much government. But the stimulus is done. It is law. Graham says take the money, S.C. More...

Harvey Rosen, real estate appraiser turns 80

At the southwest corner of Washington Street and Main Street was United Luggage Shop, 1339 Main Street. United Luggage was in the jewelry and gifts businesses, too, while the shop also repaired damaged luggage. More...

Jiffy Lube and customers raise over $1 million Go Red for Women Movement

Nationally, Jiffy Lube centers helped raise approximately $1,350,757 for the Go Red for Women Movement. More...

Legislators deliver children's health insurance

Approximately 25 percent of the S.C. General Assembly has volunteered to be a part of an effort to put information in the hands of parents whose children are eligible for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). More...

Baldwin gives $500,000 to USC J- School

Kenneth W. Baldwin Jr., a Columbia native and USC alumnus, recently gave $500,000 to establish an endowment in financial journalism. Students at USC's School of Journalism now have financial support to pursue financial reporting. More...

Folks about town

The Dickerson Center for Children has been accepted as an accredited member of the National Children's Alliance. Carol W. Yarborough has been hired as executive director of the Dickerson Center for Children. More...

State health centers getting stimulus

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced the release of $338 million to expand services offered at community health centers nationwide. The money was made available by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. More...