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SAIC nabs contract worth up to $192M

Science Applications International Corp. was awarded a contract to update armored vehicles that transport Marines. Most of the work will be performed in Charleston. If all options are exercised, the contract will be valued at $192 million [...]

Tech businesses want balance downtown, some city officials say

Technology businesses are a loud voice among those concerned about the downtown Charleston nightlife scene, according to city Planning Director Tim Keane. But those businesses aren’t the main reason City Council is considering a proposal to [...]

Beer bill garners nearly unanimous support

The so-called Stone Bill, aimed at attracting out-of-state breweries to South Carolina, would eliminate brewery production limits and allow breweries to serve food, along with beer and wine products from other manufacturers.

Great Recession shows itself in South Carolina property reassessments, with … – Charleston Post Courier

Great Recession shows itself in South Carolina property reassessments, with …Charleston Post CourierNo one at the time could have predicted the Great Recession and the plunge in real estate values that took hold in 2008 – an [...]

South Carolina foreclosure relief fund helped more than 1000 Lowcountry … – Charleston Post Courier

South Carolina foreclosure relief fund helped more than 1000 Lowcountry …Charleston Post CourierOn a related note, a new report shows the foreclosure rate for the Charleston region continues to decrease. Real estate information firm [...]

Stocks recover after manufacturing report revised – Live5News.com | Charleston … – Live 5 News

Stocks recover after manufacturing report revised – Live5News.com | Charleston …Live 5 NewsStocks recover after manufacturing report revised – Live5News.com | Charleston, SC | News, Weather, Sports. SITE SEARCH WEB SEARCH [...]

Stocks slip after US manufacturing slows – Live 5 News

Stocks slip after US manufacturing slowsLive 5 NewsANOTHER HEALTHCARE DEAL: The real-estate investment trust Ventas said it has reached a deal to buy American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust Inc. in a $2.6 billion cash-and-stock deal. The [...]

Stocks recover after manufacturing report revised – Live 5 News

Stocks recover after manufacturing report revisedLive 5 NewsANOTHER HEALTHCARE DEAL: The real-estate investment trust Ventas said it has reached a deal to buy American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust Inc. in a $2.6 billion cash-and-stock [...]

Ex-Charlotte mayor to plead in corruption case – Live 5 News

Ex-Charlotte mayor to plead in corruption caseLive 5 NewsAccording to the federal criminal complaint, Cannon accepted more than $48,000 in cash, airline tickets, a hotel room and the use of a luxury apartment from FBI agents posing as real [...]

FAA considers approving drones for filming movies – Live 5 News

FAA considers approving drones for filming moviesLive 5 NewsA wide range of other businesses from real estate agents to beer makers to journalists have also ignored the ban. At least two lawsuits have been filed challenging the ban. An [...]