A Thai cuisine restaurant will open in downtown Greer in the first quarter of 2017.
Chon will be located in the former Greer Station Diner at 219 Trade Street, next door to GreerToday.com
Traveling is never fun on the holidays without knowing what restaurants may be open and their hours.
Here's one of the best kept secrets for travelers: hospital cafeterias are open to feed staff, patients and visitors and most often have turkey with the trimmings. The Dogwood Cafe,with Chef Sam Kleckley, at Pelham Medical Center and the cafeteria at Greer Memorial Hospital will be open. Both cafeterias are routine stops during the week and Sundays, too.
There is a player in the Greer banking community making a pitch to become the community bank of choice.
Since Carolina Financial Corporation, operating under CresCom Bank, announced its acquisition of Greer State Bank on Nov. 8, for $45 million, one bank in particular, is publicly promoting its credentials to lure customers to their institutions.
Jim Benson was awarded an honorary degree at the Greenville Technical College commencement exercises last week.
Benson established a business in Greer at the age of 17, hauling used cars from Pennsylvania back to Greer to be sold. With the money he earned, he established a used car lot, and before he was 21, established a Chrysler franchise. Today, that one dealership has turned into seven, an amazing success story that began in Greer.
Here are some last-minute gift ideas from greater Greer merchants that may be ordered online or by visiting the businesses before the holidays. Some merchants are offering special deals.
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All eight 419-foot towers of the iconic New New York Tappan Zee Bridge project has been put in place by a Fluor-led team.
Construction of the eight sleek, chamfered-designed concrete towers – four on both the eastbound and westbound spans – began in the late summer of 2015. The towers will support the 2,230-foot cable-stayed main span. The project team will install a total of 192 stay cables ranging in length from 190 feet to 623 feet.
Drivers need to be on the lookout for possible traffic disruptions late Thursday morning and into early afternoon near the intersection of Woodruff Road and I-385.
Crews will be setting 150-foot long girders on a bridge near Woodruff Road during that time.
Reframe Association, which is a network of volunteer-based home repair and home rehab organizations throughout the country, honored Rebuild Upstate with a Best Practices Award for Community Partnerships.
The award is for agencies that work with other nonprofit organizations and community stakeholders who are vital to holistic community development. According to the nomination submitted for the agency:
Greer Memorial Hospital staff keeps thumping its chest as one of the most decorated hospitals in South Carolina for patient care.
GMH was designated Wednesday only the fourth hospital in South Carolina to earn Magnet Nursing recognition by the American Nursing Credentialing Center / Magnet Commission. The ANCC is an affiliate of the American Nurses Association.
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City Council left almost $1 million on the table and reneged on a promise to settle what has become the jinxed former 10-acre Allen Bennett hospital site.
Just when it appeared a stunning last-minute $3 million counter offer by JBM LLC attorney Kristine Cato would seal the deal for the much-litigated property, a two-hour executive session resulted in no decision and Council facing a 2017 with a contentious issue between kingpin Greer automobile dealers squared off against each other.
The withdrawal of an injunction to stay Greer City Council’s second reading of an ordinance to sell the former Allen Bennett Hospital nearly 10-acre site has set up a spirited showdown at 5 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall for ownership that is separated by $250,000.
“The city now admits that it is free to take the best offer,” said a spokesperson for JBM Leasing LLC. “We agree. We will be at the meeting Tuesday night, prepared to show that JBM’s offer is the best.”
The White House Salon is decorated for Christmas as it sits at a gateway into downtown Greer at 200 School Street.
Colt Davis, owner and operator, typically decorates the white house for all holidays and honors military and veterans for all patriotic occasions with flags and red, white and blue bunting.
A lawsuit has been filed against the City of Greer by JBM Leasing LLC challenging the right of the City to make an alleged secret deal for the former Allen Bennett Memorial Hospital campus.
Mayor Rick Danner, City Administrator Ed Driggers and Executive Director of Greer Development Corporation Reno Deaton were also named as defendants.
Magna International, a BMW supplier, is adding its fourth South Carolina plant that will also bring 480 jobs in the next four years.
The new, $29 million, 230,000-square-foot facility, scheduled to open in June 2017, will be built on a 20-acre site in the Tyger River Industrial Park on Highway 290 and Anderson Mill Road.
The National Institute of Health has proved that patients with a primary care physician have lower healthcare costs, better management of chronic diseases and high levels of satisfaction with their care.
Establishing a relationship with a primary care physician is beneficial for adult health and wellness. Medical Group of the Carolinas—Mountain Park introduces a new physician, Dr. Todd Fennell, an internal medicine physician.
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About 100 BMW cars assembled at the BMW Manufacturing facility in Greer were damaged Sunday when a Norfolk Southern train derailed in Jenkinsville in Fairfield County.
The train was about 85 miles from Greer on its way to Charleston when two locomotives derailed on Highway 215 about 3 p.m.