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6:36 am on Friday October 26, 2012

Free parking to return downtown starting November 23

TheDigitel Remember when Bay Street had these? For the first time in recent memory, free parking has been approved for the holiday season in downtown Beaufort without nuanced debate. The Island Packet's Erin Moody has filed a footnote about the...
8:57 am on Wednesday November 30, 2011

'Sip, Shop & Be Merry' this December 17 at Freshfields Village

Freshfields Village is offering some seasonal cheer at “Sip, Shop & Be Merry” on Saturday, December 17, and, of course, a chance to work on your holiday gift list. Beginning at 3 p.m., stores will serve up a variety of discounts and special...
9:14 pm on Tuesday November 15, 2011

Beaufort looks to change up free holiday parking recipe (Updated: Tweaked)

TheDigitel Remember when Bay Street had these? Update November 16: The recipe has been officially tweaked and while two-hour free parking will remain, the bagging will go, allowing those that wish to pay to park longer than two hours. Update...
5:00 am on Saturday January 8, 2011

Free trolley service starts in Charleston (update: extends route, adds three additional stops)

Image by Flickr user muffetUpdate January 7, expanding: The route for the free trolley on King Street will extend to Spring Street. The new route will include 3 new bus stops, which are located at: King at Morris, King at Ann and King at John.  The...
6:19 am on Monday December 6, 2010

Lowcountry Child's Gift Guide

Gift-giving season is upon us, and that means gift-shopping season is here too. Maybe you dread it, maybe you love it – either way, to make it simpler and save you time we asked regular contributor, blogger and local mom Laura Jacobi to cull the...
10:26 am on Friday November 19, 2010

A suggestion regarding Beaufort's holiday parking: Wrap the robots

Flickr user cjsutton As you know Beaufort again will be offering free parking for most of downtown through the holiday season. If you hadn't heard about that then check out this story to catch up on all of the info. If I may offer a suggestion, let'...
4:49 am on Wednesday November 10, 2010

Beaufort gives the gift of free parking for the holidays

Flickr user cjsutton Once again the City of Beaufort is giving the gift of free parking for the holiday season. The City Council on Tuesday night approved its annual free holiday parking plan. According to Main Street Beaufort, USA, free, two-hour...
5:11 am on Wednesday October 6, 2010

Hiring for the holidays (w/video)

Flickr user allerleirau Only 79 shopping days left until Christmas. And while you're still working on your shopping list, WSAV has a nice report on how stores are starting to hire more staff for the holiday season. While Savannah certainly has more...
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