• Business Briefcase 5-9-18

    Ribbon-cutting at The Blake on May 10
    The Blake at Edgewater, 1099 Edgewater Corporate Parkway, Indian Land, will hold its grand opening and ribbon-cutting at 4 p.m. May 10, with help from the Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce. All are welcome.
    Morning Business Connections May 11

  • County chamber bound for China

    The Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce is betting that a 15,000-mile excursion will bring local business people – and the community as a whole – closer together.
    The organization is inviting chamber members – and anyone else who wants in – on a sight-seeing tour of China.
    Prince said this is not a business-scouting trip. Rather, it’s a way to immerse local business people and residents together in a grand cultural and community-building experience unlike anything the chamber has ever done before.

  • Business Briefcase 5-2-18

    Sun City produce market opens May 2
    Sun City Carolina Lakes Fresh Produce Market is open 9 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, beginning May 2 through the end of September.
    The market has local vendors’ booths offering vegetables, breads, take-home foods, eggs, fresh-baked goods, dressings, olive oils/vinegars, nuts, cheese, pickles and knife-sharpening.
    The market is open to all at The Lodge, 2955 Sun City Blvd., Indian Land. For details, call (704) 651-6671.
    County farmers market open Saturdays

  • Council OKs rezoning for IL offices

    The U.S. 521 corridor in Indian Land could get a new professional services office before the end of the year. 
    Lancaster County Council unanimously approved third reading last month of a rezoning request that allows Rob Wilson to build a small office complex on 1.25 acres near the corner of U.S. 521 and Charles Pettus Road.

  • Business Briefcase 4-25-18

    Ag+Art Tour seeks artisan participants     
    The S.C. Ag+Art Tour is seeking artisans to participate in the nation’s largest free farm tour in June. The self-guided tour is a great way for artisans to demonstrate, show and sell their wares.
    Local artisans will be assigned to participating farm and ancillary sites during tour weekends.  
    The 2018 tour will include 12 S.C. counties, with different counties participating each weekend in June. Lancaster County’s weekend is June 9-10.

  • Work begins on 289 apartments

    LandSouth Construction has begun construction on The Flats at Edgewater, a 289-unit luxury apartment community in Indian Land.
    The Flats at Edgewater is situated on 20 acres on Edgewater Parkway.
    “The Flats at Edgewater is a true luxury apartment community and will bring a lifestyle option that has not been offered in the area before,” said LandSouth President/CEO James Pyle. “The generous array of apartment homes will offer quality construction, striking design and interior finishes combined with a variety of amenities.”

  • Menchie’s celebrates with festivities

    Menchie’s, North America’s largest self-serve frozen yogurt franchise, has opened its newest store in RedStone. Offering high-quality, delicious self-serve frozen yogurt, Menchie’s is sure to become a local community favorite.
    Menchie’s will spread smiles with a grand opening celebration this weekend.
    It will kick off with a ribbon-cutting with Menchie’s mascot at 10 a.m. Friday, April 20.

  • Business Briefcase: April 18, 2018

    Wilson joins Coldwell Banker
    Realtor Shannon Wilson has joined Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. If interested in buying or selling a home, visit shannonwilson.cbintouch.com or call (980) 234-4056.

    Menchie’s ribbon-cutting April 20

  • Tropical Smoothie Cafe now open in RedStone

    from Tropical Smoothie Cafe
    The new Tropical Smoothie Cafe held its soft opening Friday, April 6, offering residents what the company calls “simply delicious fresh blended drinks and healthful meals.”
    Tropical Smoothie’s newest 1,680-square-foot cafe features an island-inspired atmosphere.
    The Indian Land cafe is owned by Peter and Linda Ruggiero of Fort Mill, who are excited to bring the flavor of the tropics to South Carolina residents.

  • Business Briefcase 4-11-18

    Farmers market meeting April 17

    The Lancaster County Farmer’s/Artisan’s Market meeting is 6 p.m. April 17 at the Springdale Recreation Center, 260 S. Plantation Road, Lancaster. The meeting is for all potential farmers and artisans planning to sell at the market this year. For details, call Mike Barnes at (803) 289-6093.

    Ag+Art Tour seeks artisan participants