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10:16 am on Wednesday September 19, 2012

'A Steady Rain' coming to South of Broadway in North Charleston

“A Steady Rain” is the uncompromising story of two Chicago beat cops and life-long friends: Denny and Joey.  Their loyalty, family and their credo “to serve and protect” become tainted and unhinged after a lowlife hustler wreaks havoc while seeking...
3:03 pm on Thursday December 22, 2011

By bike, a downtown Charleston Christmas light delight

Image by Charleston InsdieOut Head on over to Kristin Walker's Charleston InsdieOut for a fun and short photo tour by bike of some of downtown Charleston's better seasonal lights.
7:34 am on Sunday May 30, 2010

The Holy City of holding it: Public bathroom shortage still a problem in Charleston (updated)

Image by Flickr user Susan NYC Update May 30: The Post and Courier has followed up with another article in this series with additional thoughts from Mayor Joe Riley on the issue ... nothing terribly new, but interesting if it's an issue that bugs...
9:00 am on Monday May 10, 2010

The ugliest house south of Broad demolished without protest

Image by Google MapsLast Wednesday, Charleston developer Johnny Maybank watched proudly as a backhoe arrived at his 36 King Street property and quickly demolished it. Maybank watched on as the 1950s era home crumbled to the ground, and none of the...
2:08 pm on Thursday October 29, 2009

Charleston's other N v. S battle: South of Broad's war of influence

Image by Flickr user ralphbod Image by 20091029-spikes.jpg A sure sign you're in the cultured part of town.North vs South. It's most commonly associated with the Civil War, but another one wages today: South of Broad's War of the old vs the new. If...
12:43 pm on Tuesday August 11, 2009

Conroy's 'South of Broad' on bookshelves, but meets mixed reviews

Image by 20090811-sob.jpg Today, August 11th, Pat Conroy's latest book, South of Broad, hit the streets and so far the reaction has been a bit mixed. The book appears to be rather good, only it's not living up to Conroy's legendary reputation. in...
4:11 am on Friday July 31, 2009

South of Broad home hits the market -- for $23 million

Image by Flickr user found_drama Image by 20090731-sword.jpg The Sword Gate home gets its name from, you guessed it, the sword in the gate.The asking price for the historic Sword Gate House will shatter records if it's sold.    [gmap markers=blue::...
4:55 am on Sunday June 7, 2009

Pat Conroy's latest book takes aim at 'South of Broad'

Image by Pat ConroyImage by 20090607-conroy.jpgPat Conroy, The Lowcountry's legendary author of The Water is Wide, The Great Santini, The Lords of Discipline, The Prince of Tides, Beach Music, and My Losing Season is back at it and set to release a...