Greenville Zoo names new giraffe

The Greenville Zoo announced Tuesday afternoon the name of the Zoo’s addition to the giraffe exhibit, born June 30. 

Community gathers for ribbon cutting at former Cleveland Park Stables

The new site plans include creating a recreation green space with walking path, rain garden, and native plant installations.

Pendleton Place expands to help youth aging out of foster care

On July 15, Pendleton Place opened its Youth Resource Center — a facility where anyone ages 17 to 24 can drop in to do laundry, eat, take a hot shower, use the computer lab, and relax.

Op-Ed: Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Night at Fluor Field draws attention to opportunities

As our community often does when a problem emerges, we have come together to find a solution. The Upstate’s prosperity and long-term success are at stake.

Delays expected July 24-25 for Gateway Project

Expect delays while traveling on Interstate 85 southbound in the early morning…

SC’s tax-free weekend runs Aug. 2-4

South Carolina’s tax-free weekend is fast approaching — from Aug. 2-4, a laundry list of items will be exempt from the state’s 6% sales tax. See the list of exempt items.

Greenville’s first modern hostel scheduled to open at end of 2019

Modal, a modern hostel, combines boutique B&B and hostel-style rooms to offer up to 28 guests a unique cultural experience in Greenville.

Furman professor’s post about migrant detention centers goes viral

In a social media post that has now been shared more than…

Greenville Police Department emergency dispatchers implement new software

The Greenville Police Department has announced the implementation of new software for…

DEA’s database provides opioid numbers for Greenville County

In seven years, 171,304,657 prescription pain pills were supplied to Greenville County. To break that number down, it’s equal to 56 pills per person per year.

Dogs are invading Greenville

The Greenville Kennel Club is hosting the Carolina Foothills Dog Show Cluster from July 25 to July 28 at the Greenville Convention Center.
Swamp Rabbit Trail Cleveland Park

Swamp Rabbit Trail pedestrian bridges inspections underway

Bunnell-Lammons Engineering (BLE) will begin inspecting nine of the 17 pedestrian bridges…

The GJ rundown: What did you miss this week?

Every Friday we are sharing the top stories of the week you…

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos promotes education tax credit proposal during visit to Greenville

United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has a $5 billion tax…
Greenville SC transportation

Connecting Our Future alliance, Michelin focus on the Upstate’s future sustainable mobility

The 2019 summit coincided with the momentum Connecting Our Future – an Upstate transportation alliance – is experiencing as it moves toward formal organization.