Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. This feature spot from the U.S. SBA encourages entrepreneurs to “Dream Big, Start Small."
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Fidget Spinners the hottest toy in the country
Myrtle Beach airport opens staging lot for Uber drivers on Dec.1
Myrtle Beach International Airport upgrades radar technology
Amid allegations, Founders Group president talks
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Most car headlights need improvement, show IIHS ratings
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Fidget Spinners are one of the hottest toys in the country, including in Columbia, S.C. The two or three-pronged gadgets spin endlessly with the help of bearings and weights. They were originally designed to enhance concentration and stimulate learning.
Uber drivers share their views on the 16-spot staging lot in the Myrtle Beach International Airport. Effective Dec. 1, drivers will get trip requests in the order of entering the parking area. They also no longer have to pay a $7 fee for every pickup.
The Myrtle Beach International Airport's radar control was recently upgraded with the Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System (STARS.) The system should enable air traffic controllers to combine data from a number of radar systems in order to create a complete and accurate picture of traffic and weather in the airspace surrounding Myrtle Beach International Airport.
Dan Liu, a partner in the China-based company Founders Group International that has purchased 22 golf courses and multiple other businesses and properties on the Grand Strand, says reports in Chinese publications of alleged fraud in a Chinese company he is affiliated with are erroneous.
A new rating of the headlights of more than 30 midsized car models gave only one model "good" rating: the top trim level Toyota Prius V, says The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Cars were rated on a driver's ability to see down a dark road. About half of traffic deaths in 2015 happened at night or during dawn and dusk.
For the first time in nine years, the Federal Reserve has raised interest rates. Borrowing costs will steadily rise for consumers and businesses. But how will your student loan repayments be impacted during this historic change? That depends on what type of student loans you have.