Q: My wife and I have been married for 12 years. Last month we found out she has terminal cancer and only six months to live. We’ve been fortunate enough to become fairly wealthy during our lives together, and she wants to buy me a boat.
Cindy and Dan Markovich recently opened The Bleu Porch.
The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting at The Bleu Porch, located at 302 N. Main Street, to celebrate the opening.
“We’re honored to have you a part of the community in a permanent storefront here,” said Mark Owens, President and CEO of the chamber.
The Saltz Medical Spa celebrated their grand opening last month at 103 Regency Commons Drive, Greer.
“It’s just an all-around great experience,” said Owner Andre Canipe. “It’s nothing like you’ll experience anywhere in the southeast. I like to say, we have the best spa east of the Mississippi.”
Greer businesses witnessed another year of change in 2016. There were ribbon cuttings, expansions and some closures. New stores opened while others celebrated noteworthy accomplishments.
Here are a few highlights from this past year.
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Betty Hernandez celebrated the opening of the Institute of Beauty Artistry with family and friends on Dec. 1.
“We’re really excited that we can enjoy—we can also celebrate—with Betty this phenomenal moment,” said Ghisela Eljach from InSouth Magazine.
Betty Hernandez is moving her business, Institute Beauty Artistry (IBA), from Greenville to Lyman.
Taylors Townsquare will install two new board members to oversee the Taylors Farmer’s Market and Parks and Recreation.
Local sewer service providers are coming together in hopes of more clearly defining boundaries for future development.
9Round in Greer celebrated its fifth anniversary with a ribbon cutting Nov. 1 at 201 W. Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greer.
“It’s a big milestone for small businesses.” said Mark Owens, President/CEO of the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce.
Secured Advantage Federal Credit Union (FCU) held a ribbon cutting on Oct. 20 at 126 W. Main Street, Duncan. Because of feedback, along with the eventual closing of the Sealed Air Duncan location, Secured Advantage opened its first offsite branch in the building formerly occupied by BB&T.