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4:22 pm on Saturday June 15, 2013

Pictured: A tomato spilling accident on St. Helena Island

Whoa! Someone lost ALL of their tomatoes in an accident on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd on St. Helena Island. 
10:36 pm on Thursday December 13, 2012

Charleston County Council votes to build I-526

Instead of passing the road project to the City of Charleston, on Thursday night Charleston County Council voted to build the much-debated I-526 section through Johns and James islands. The vote was 5-4. Many reports abound, but I'll point you to...
6:36 am on Thursday December 13, 2012

City of Charleston votes for control of stalled I-526 project (Update: Dead in the water?)

Update: Instead of passing the road project to the City of Charleston, county council has voted to build the road. In the face of an organized public resistance to the road project Charleston County Council has previously tried handing off...
4:45 pm on Sunday September 30, 2012

Coming soon: Music documentary 'The Ballad of Shovels and Rope' (Update: New clip released)

Updates are at the bottom. The Moving Picture Boys of Nashville, Tennessee have been shooting a documentary on Shovels and Rope, the Charleston-based band comprised of the insanely talented Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent. According to The Moving...
12:59 am on Tuesday September 11, 2012

Survey results add fire over facts to I-526 debate

As the debate over extending I-526 through John and James island continues, a new facet is entering the debate: a public opinion poll. Weighing counter to the hundreds of impassioned opponents to the road that turned up at public meetings, a survey...
2:59 am on Saturday July 14, 2012

Proposed I-526 expansion remains stalled and lacking in dollars

It's been well over a year since Charleston County voted to abandon the contentious I-526 expansion through James and Johns islands to West Ashley and then voted to turn project management back over to the S.C. DOT — and it seems little more has...
3:44 am on Friday July 13, 2012

In massive remake of Patriots Point land, a proposed road shift

The road the planners would like to move further from riverfront views. The proposed repurposing of some 360 acres of land around the Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum is continuing to evolve, and now proponents are hoping to adjust the path...
10:28 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Outdoor Movie Series at Freshfields Village to Screen Top Family Movies

Starlight Cinemas returns to Freshfields Village every Wednesday night beginning May 30 with screening of top family movie hits on the Village Green. The series will begin at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday through the end of August (there will be no...
5:50 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Alternative art space Tivoli celebrates making it official

Inside Tivoli Studios on a Tuesday afternoon, it's hot and there's a bird flapping around in the rafters. The soft drone of oscillating fans pushes the warm air around the open space. But much more than stale breezes and displaced fledglings fill...
12:52 pm on Tuesday May 29, 2012

Charlestowne Hotels Announces Summer Specials for US Military

Charlestowne Hotels 28 Bridgeside Blvd Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 873.972.1400   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2012     CHARLESTOWNE HOTELS OFFERS SUMMER SPECIALS TO U.S. MILITARY CHARLESTON, SC – In appreciation for their...