The Buzz: Holiday weekend

Before you set off any fireworks, we’ve got a couple stories we want you to check out. Stay cool, safe and have happy fourth of July!


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Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty announced that their company recently sold an estate in Simpsonville for a record-setting amount. Read more about the estate and this achievement here.


BASF Corp’s Seneca location served as a silver sponsor in the Grace's Closet annual ‘Fore the Kids’ benefit golf tournament on May 20 and also played a few rounds, winning second place in the tournament. Read more here.


Speaking of BASF, the company was mentioned in this online piece regarding their commitment to increasing the diversity of participants in the apprenticeship programs.


If you’ve had questions regarding Greenville and the housing shortage/rising home prices, take a look at this piece from Lima One Capital. While you’re in Greenville Business Magazine, see where Annmarie Higgins of Lima One was named as an SC Women in Business for 2022.


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Did you feel the small earthquake that happened earlier this week? Ironically, an earthquake also occurred this week back in 1980. Read trivia like this and more in this week’s Fete Magazine.


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Fireworks on the Fourth, a long-standing Greenville tradition, is coming back! The community is invited to Unity Park on Monday, July 4th from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. for a spectacular fireworks show in the beautiful new 60-acre park. Read more about it here.


Tickets are on sale now for the 14th annual Sippin’ Safari on September 9th! This sampling event features an extensive array of wine and hors d’oeuvre pairings from local restaurants and live music at the Greenville Zoo. A VIP area with early admission and exclusive wine and food samples is also available. Purchase tickets and get more information here!