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Younger Bikers Largely Stayed Home

Black Bike Week

The Myrtle Beach bike loop was once again not employed Saturday night. Saturday also featured numerous flashing hotel vacancy signs along Ocean Boulevard and fewer bikers than the anticipated 100,000 cruising the strip. City of Myrtle Beach officials believed the loop was not necessary. From covering the entire Grand Strand …

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Black Bike week traffic and numbers down in city

Black Bike Week

Black Bike week traffic was light on Ocean Boulevard Friday night. By 10.p.m., the City of Myrtle Beach Police Department cancelled the 23 mile bike loop. The loop was put into place to control traffic flow. As the event is held in Atlantic Beach, many Myrtle Beach residents believe bikers …

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SCDOT Commissioner silent on Hospitality funding war

Tony Cox

The fued between Horry County Council and the Horry County League of Cities is certainly not hospitable. At issue is a 1.5% hospitality tax. Former Horry County Council Chairman Mark Lazarus extended that 20 year tax in May 2017. The tax was extended into perpetuity. The tax brought in over …

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Raising Kids Who Speak For The Bees

Kids and Bees

(NAPSI)—Remember the Lorax, who spoke for the trees? Dr. Seuss’ tale laid important groundwork by encouraging the next generation to care about the environment. As Seuss wrote, “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” Regardless of age or ability, students …

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This Week’s county-wide events

MyrtleBeach SC news

Here is what’s going on in Horry County this week: TUESDAY, MAY 216 p.m.-Horry County Council Meeting, Horry County Government & Justice Center, 1301 Second Avenue, Council Chambers, ConwayWEDNESDAY, MAY 226 p.m.-Horry County Stormwater Advisory Board, Horry County Government & Justice Center, 1301 Second Avenue, Multipurpose Rooms, Conway May 25, 2019 Venue: La Belle Amie Vineyard Admission is reduced by …

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Local company solves hotel down-time rental issues

Total Comfort Solutions

Total Comfort Solutions helps firms like the King Charles Inn of Charleston, Coca Cola Bottling Company, and Greenville Health Systems avoid downtime altogether. The property management business is one of the least understood, but most critical industries along the Grand Strand. These high rise properties are commonly known as hotels. …

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