January 7, 2011 RSS feed / Business

Bus system: Who’s to blame? What’s the next step?

Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin is sounding impatient with the operation of the Columbia bus system, and he’s asking for a full review of the bus system’s finances and management. More...

New spa comes to North Main

Natural Escape Day Spa announces its opening in the North Main Plaza located within the City of Columbia’s Empowerment Zone. More...

January 14–22 serves up S.C. Restaurant Week

The Columbia Metropolitan Convention & Visitors Bureau would like to announce the arrival of Restaurant Week South Carolina. More...

City seeks applicants

The City of Columbia is accepting applications for a vacancy on the Columbia Tree and Appearance Commission. More...

Briefs

Domestic travel for serious foodies  According to Esquire magazine, the top 10 American restaurant cities, 2010 edition: (1) New York, (2) Chicago, (3) San Francisco, (4) New Orleans, (5) Los Angeles, (6) Las Vegas, (7) Houston, (8) Washington, More...

Folks about town

Larry Slice of Mungo Homes has been honored with the Meritorious Service Award by the Central Carolina REALTORS Association. Patr icia Wise has been honored by Experience Works for her outstanding service to local older workers. More...

Local entrepreneurs publish new business book

A group of seasoned entrepreneurs has co– authored a book to help fledgling business owners successfully navigate the small business world.  The new book, Killer Secrets of Successful Entrepreneurs, has been released. More...

Doctors Express seeks to revolutionize care in Richland County

Doctors Express, the first ever national urgent care franchise, has awarded a territory to a local businesswoman who plans to revolutionize medical care in the Columbia area with a new concept in healthcare. More...