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2:34 am on Friday February 6, 2015

A peview of Oak Road Brewery in Summerville

It's about damned time Summerville got its own brewery. Four gentleman are making beer dream come true in the relatively underserved Flower Town.
10:31 pm on Tuesday September 23, 2014

Charleston one-year alcohol ban for new bars advances

Hoping to address the perceived chaos that Charleston's explosion in bars has brought, city council has passed a first reading of a one-year ban on permits for alcohol between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m. on portions of King, Meeting, and Market streets. The...
3:23 am on Wednesday August 20, 2014

Charleston has new plan to limit bar crowds

The proposed odrinance is the city's latest take to control after-midnight pouring of alcohol. It will be discussed tonight, August 20.
3:23 pm on Sunday June 8, 2014

A guide to getting a drink in downtown Beaufort

From old fashioned, to dives, to steam punk: Lowcountry Weekly raises a few glasses to finding the best drinking spots in Beaufort's historic district. Check out part one here, and part two here.
5:28 am on Wednesday May 28, 2014

Drink up before midnight: New Charleston rule on alcohol sales

Charleston City Council voted 12-to-1 for a plan to restrict some new downtown businesses from selling alcohol past midnight.
3:26 pm on Monday April 21, 2014

Blind Tiger scores spot on 'Best French Fries' list

When you think of America’s best french fries, do any Charleston restaurants come to mind? For The Daily Meal, the answer to that question would be a resounding “yes!” The website selected The Blind Tiger’s french fries as America’s 24th best.  
2:49 pm on Tuesday February 11, 2014

Concealed gun carrying no longer prohibited in S.C. bars

Governor Nikki Haley has signed legislation that removes state limits barring concealed weapons permit holders from possessing guns in bars. "In an effort to preserve South Carolinians' 2nd Amendment rights, the bill allows for gun owners with a...
9:02 am on Monday February 10, 2014

Gov. Haley announces plan to sign concealed carry bill Tuesday

via Governor Nikki Haley has announced her intention to sign the Concealed Carry Reform Bill into law next week.
6:21 am on Saturday February 1, 2014

Big John's is open again

After a surprise closure at the end of October, Big John's is cleaned up open again with a new menu.
3:27 am on Tuesday October 29, 2013

A Charleston cocktail to-do list

If you tried them already, here are  10 spots in downtown Charleston that serve cocktails you won't want to miss.